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Brewed By: Russian River Brewing Company

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Number of Ratings: 1044

Style: American Wild Ale

Brewed In: 725 4th St, Santa Rosa, CA 95404, USA

ABV: 10%

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Tasting Notes

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Mr. Housman profile pictureMr. Housman - May 19, 2013
A little sour for me, especially after other beers
cocamide profile picturecocamide - April 28, 2013
Woody, dark sour fruit flavor
dkrenik profile picturedkrenik - April 27, 2013
Clear dark walnut color. Head dissipates quickly. About all I'm getting from nose are some toasty aromas. Deceptively light for 10 ABV. Amazingly fine bubbles - almost like good Champagne. Tart with light hop character. Nice treat.
svenllr profile picturesvenllr - February 3, 2013
The first thing you notice is the overwhelming smell of wine. Ages in Cabernet barrels, this tart ale isn't hiding its trade secrets very well. The taste? Unlike anything you have ever had. Prepare your taste buds because you'll either dislike it - much - or you'll greatly appreciate it. Either way, you're better off enjoying this as you sip it with dessert. profile - January 29, 2013
Sour and. Casky profile - January 7, 2013
Best sour ale ever, hands down.
zomerhouse profile picturezomerhouse - January 6, 2013
Deliciously sour. You can smell the wood on the nose, along with a sour raisiny notes Can really taste the cabernet barrels. Champagne like effervescence, sour raisin, and a hint of sour cherry, then more oak on the finish. Less sour as it warms up.
CSpechtRock profile pictureCSpechtRock - January 1, 2013
Probably the worst beer I've ever tasted
rquinn53 profile picturerquinn53 - December 28, 2012
As far as I'm concerned, this is the best sour I've ever had.
vandal profile picturevandal - December 28, 2012
A beautiful burgundy sour, less sweetness than the Temptation. A nice change when the other sour's begin to taste the same.
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