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Russian River Framboise for a Cure 2013

Russian River Framboise for a CureOn Tuesday, October 1 Russian River will kick off their annual month of fundraising events for Sutter Women’s Health Care Center of Santa Rosa, featuring Framboise for a Cure. Essentially Temptation with raspberries, the proceeds from this beer go directly to charity, which helps uninsured or underinsured women and men receive screening and treatment for breast cancer.

Framboise for a Cure will be available on draft and in bottles to-go when the brewery opens at 11am on Tuesday, October 1.

UPDATE 10/3/13: Bottles are $15 each and limit 3 per person as of today.

Commercial description:

Blonde Ale aged in Chardonnay barrels with brett, lacto, and pedio (base beer is Temptation). This sour barrel-aged blonde ale has 30 pounds per barrel of fresh raspberries to make a beautiful reddish/pink beer! Nicely balanced with sweet raspberry and tartness. This beer is made only once a year in conjunction with our month-long fundraiser for the Sutter Breast Care Center of Santa Rosa during Breast Cancer Awareness Month! 100% of the proceeds of this beer will be used to help men and women in our community in their fight against breast cancer!

Read full All Hopped Up for the Cure 2013 details on the Russian River blog.

Russian River Brewing Company is located at 725 4th Street in Santa Rosa.

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