Redemption | Russian River Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Russian River Brewing Company
California, United States
rrbeer.com

Style: Belgian Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.15%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by xlperro on 05-09-2004

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,663
Reviews:
566
Avg:
4.05
pDev:
10.62%
 
 
Wants:
307
Gots:
342
For Trade:
14
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Photo of IvoryFoxhole
4.23/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

375 mL bottle dated 1/9/17 poured into Teku glass. 2F head poor retention, almost no lacing, no cap and ring. Beer is a clear pale gold. Nose of yeast, pear and apple, and malts. Taste follows nose with lots of deciduous fruit and Belgian malts. Light body, pretty strong carbonation that is almost unbalancing. A very nice blond ale that could use just a tad less carbonation.

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Photo of Brewding_n_deep
4.58/5  rDev +13.1%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of icemanls4
3.96/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of curlybird
3.69/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of NolaHopHead
4.16/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of vidisad
4.25/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Bum4ever
4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of kylehay2004
3.89/5  rDev -4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of madelf66
3.98/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Eman17
3.7/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of NickThePyro
5/5  rDev +23.5%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of WunderLlama
4.03/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Bottle poured into snifter

Yellow liquid pours a one finger white foam cap, nice lacings

Smells like a Belgian, good yeast aroma

Nice light Belgian white taste, not overpowering, good for a summer day

light mouthfeel

Nice beer

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Photo of wpreynolds
4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Hoppity1
3.97/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of northbay47
4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of LilLebowskiUrbanAchievers
4.09/5  rDev +1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Wolberjs
3.74/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Found this in the cellar. Evidently I've let it age 5 and a half years on accident. Batch 9.

Cloudy straw color without much carbonation left. Not really surprising. No hop character left. Smells like a barleywine and Belgian yeast. Taste follows the nose with some straw flavor on the finish with a watery mouth feel. Still not bad overall, but obviously past its prime.

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Photo of dexterk1
3.9/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Dsiegel13
4.28/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of N1Nkasi
4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of paresis
4.1/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of rodbeermunch
4.22/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Good yellow appearance with a full on 1" of fluffy white head on the top. She's a looker. Aroma was pretty light, a little bit of lemon, mild belgian spice rack with clove, otherwise relatively clean.

Very refreshing, lightly hopped blonde/pale ale here. Keeps the spice rack minimized, very lightly toasted pale malts and high carbonation keep this a good summertime option. Mild bitterness well placed. Soft white grape like notes, lemon. Always crisp. Its not the most exciting beer or style, but it is completely dependable and really hits those 1st or 2nd beer of the afternoon spots come summertime around the pool.

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Photo of DaverCS
4.29/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

A very bright, light, and refreshing beer! Plenty of lemony citrus and grassy notes. Reminds me of.... Lemongrass!

It gets a 86/100.

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Photo of SveNss0N
4.27/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of AD17
4.1/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Redemption from Russian River Brewing Company
4.05 out of 5 based on 1,663 ratings.
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