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I just got the latest Russian River newsletter in my inbox, and it brings tidings of good beer. The brewery announced the releases dates for two of its most sought-after brews: this year’s version of Pliny the Younger, its double IPA, and Beatification, a spontaneously-fermented ale that’s produced in small batches and is inspired by one of my favorite Belgium lambic makers, Cantillon. 384 more words
Russian River Beatification(Santa Rosa, CA) – Russian River Brewing Co. announced a big upcoming beer release via Facebook on Saturday.
We are releasing the next batch of Beatification, our 100% spontaneously fermented barrel-aged sour beer ,or “Sonambic”, on Saturday, December 14th! 103 more words
I’m making some venison stew with a forestierre (mushroom) sauce, and I thought this would be the perfect opportunity to crack open some Pinot Noir. One has been kicking around in me cellar for years – I don’t recall when or where I bought it, or what I paid – but it’s an excellent sub-appellation in Burgundy, and the other is a recent purchase from Trader Joe’s. 279 more words
“A friend had sent me a photo of a bear lying on a log in a forest like the one you see here. That same day I was driving along the Russian River in northern California, where folks like to drift down the river on rafts or rubber tubes. 322 more words