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Rodenbach Classic (Red) - Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V.

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Rodenbach Classic (Red)Rodenbach Classic (Red)

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

1,416 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 1,416
Reviews: 626
rAvg: 4
pDev: 11.75%
Wants: 64
Gots: 90 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V. visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Flanders Red Ale |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
ABV varies 5.0-5.2% ABV

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-04-2002)
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Photo of Sinfull
4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

It was new for me!Ruby color with medium white head. Aroma of winey fruit. Taste is balanced tart , winey, sweet an sour. Pleasant acidic finish

Sinfull, Sep 16, 2014
Photo of doucmehu
4/5  rDev 0%

Pours a mineral copper, like a filled pit mine. Appropriate khaki head, looks inviting.

Smells of cherry, grape, red wine vinegar.

Slightly tart at the corners of the mouth, unripe grapes, plum, yeast, tart cherry, balsamic vinegar.

Carbonation is lively but not overpowering, compliments a solid body. Smooth.

Very clean, lightly tart and acidic. Wine-like. Solid and easy drinking for the style.

doucmehu, Sep 13, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

mattknueven, Today at 12:56 AM
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3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

Mikeluzzjr, Yesterday at 11:05 PM
Photo of kkleu357
3.58/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

Bought this on clearance for $1. Thinking it is pretty old. Poured dark like a Coke. Aroma is slightly boozy with some apple fruitiness. Mild flavor. It has a sharp bite on the tip of the tongue, followed by some apple flavors. Actually taste pretty good. Not sure what it would taste fresh, but not bad old.

kkleu357, Monday at 03:31 PM
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4.11/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Dentist666, Saturday at 09:27 AM
Photo of Theheroguy
3.63/5  rDev -9.3%
look: 5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75

Deliciously fruity

Almost like a fruit soda pop. Smell like sweet malts taste like esters from the yeast. The hop presence for me was non existent. There is a slight acidic twang. Very enjoyable and very different from what I expected. The beer is complex and highly drinkable.

Theheroguy, Saturday at 01:12 AM
Photo of babaracas
4/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a very dark but mostly clear dark red/plum color, with thin khaki colored head, rings of lace halfway down the glass. Smell: cherry, balsamic reduction, herbal and vanilla oak, sweet. Taste: caramel, cherry, blackberry, tart grape, herbal and mildly acetic. Finish is sweet with mild vanilla and tannic flavors.

babaracas, Friday at 06:16 AM
Photo of edgarius7777
3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

New style for me, wasn't prepared, so surprised a bit. Have to taste it once more.

edgarius7777, Thursday at 08:34 PM
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

patre_tim, Thursday at 03:32 PM
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4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

SpasmWaiter, Sep 22, 2014
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4.04/5  rDev +1%

paleoplant, Sep 20, 2014
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3.28/5  rDev -18%

bsmithmaths, Sep 19, 2014
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4/5  rDev 0%

Oops, Sep 19, 2014
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4.05/5  rDev +1.3%

Yellolab2010, Sep 18, 2014
Photo of TrishParry
5/5  rDev +25%

It's got all my favorite things - mildly sour yet this red flemish is flavorful without being very hoppy.

TrishParry, Sep 18, 2014
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4/5  rDev 0%

Corson, Sep 16, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

Pug, Sep 14, 2014
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4.28/5  rDev +7%

Bart9620, Sep 13, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

Davepoolesque, Sep 11, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

Hoperator, Sep 08, 2014
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4.08/5  rDev +2%

Cmschiavi, Sep 07, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

Rickus, Sep 06, 2014
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3/5  rDev -25%

masteryiyo, Sep 06, 2014
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Rodenbach Classic (Red) from Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V.
90 out of 100 based on 1,416 ratings.