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Ruig & Rood - Brouwerij De Molen

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Ruig & Rood
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.57
pDev: 4.48%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Brouwerij De Molen visit their website

Style | ABV
Irish Red Ale |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TKempe on 09-18-2008)
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3.73/5  rDev +4.5%

hazed red-amber beer. Sharpish sourish nose, and aromas as from ginger, lavender, pine and cookies. Very imposing spicy flavours - it’s nearly unbelievable this beer isn’t spiced. Woody character, biscuit and faraway restsweetness, warming up becoming more chocolatey. No carbonation - second time. Rather well-bodied, obvious alcoholburn. Again one that seems a bit off.

07-18-2011 04:39:51 | More by KrautAficionado
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Ontario (Canada)

3.63/5  rDev +1.7%

On tap at De Molen in Bodegraven. From notes.

A - Poured with a fluffy two finger eggshell head on a dark gold body. Cloudy. Amazing head retention but no lacing to speak of.

S - Yeast, orange peel and some fairly aggressive hops. Not a whole lot of breadth here.

T - Yeasty and lot's of hop fruitiness. Very yeasty. Very much 'red' as odd as that sounds. Like a good amber or red ale. Sweet towards the end. Not too bad.

M - Mild carbonation and a medium to full body. Slightly bitter in the finish.

O/D - Not too bad but nothing to write home about. It got better as it opened up. Seems like the alcohol doesn't need to be so high for a red ale. That said, I couldn't find any hint of 9.5% in the flavour profile which is no easy thing to do.

05-13-2011 22:37:48 | More by tbeckett
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3.35/5  rDev -6.2%

Deep orange in colour with a rather big off-white head, a lot of yeast in suspension and very fine carbonation.

Aroma is heavy and full, with caramel-like malt and yeast being main factors, but also with hops and a fruity accent (oranges) shining through. A buttery touch is prevalent as well.

Taste is more or less the same, but is even more pronounced and gives a bit more exposure to hops. The finish is bitter and dry.

This brew has a rather thick texture and a weak carbonation, turning this into another bulky and heavy beer (tending towards a barley wine) by De Molen.

09-18-2008 19:43:13 | More by TKempe
Ruig & Rood from Brouwerij De Molen
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