Supplication | Russian River Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

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

Style: American Wild Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Brown Ale aged in used Pinot Noir barrels from local Sonoma County wineries. It is aged for about 12 months with sour cherries, brettanomyces, lactobacillus, and pediococcus added to each barrel. Flavors from the cherries, Pinot Noir and oak balance each other nicely with a little funk from the brett.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 02-25-2005

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#55
Reviews:
1,483
Ratings:
6,454
pDev:
8.77%
Bros Score:
4.62
 
 
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look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

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4.51/5  rDev -1.1%
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4.35/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.55/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

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5/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

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4.63/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

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4.29/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

375ml batch 04X1. This might just be my favorite sour by RR. This sour solder is orange/amber in color with a small head. The old cake whole is inundated with tart and sour cherries, light fruit, oak, funk, and brett.

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4.5/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4.6/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Another great offering from Russian river! Thanks to my buddy Zach for tracking this one down!

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4.34/5  rDev -4.8%
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look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

A nearly flawless beer. One of the sours I judge all others against.

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look: 5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Darker brew than i thought, pinot barrel really came through. Opened my eyes to the wonderful world of sours

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4.83/5  rDev +5.9%
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Supplication from Russian River Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.56 out of 5 with 6,454 ratings