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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

1,382 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 1,382
Reviews: 619
rAvg: 4
pDev: 11.75%
Wants: 62
Gots: 86 | 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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4/5  rDev 0%

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4/5  rDev 0%

08-02-2014 18:24:38 | More by TubbyDullard
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titty_mcbitty

Texas

3.64/5  rDev -9%

A: Murky brick brown. Not much of a head. Poured it into a wine glass.

S: Estery. Some cherries and tea.

T: Cherries, black tea, acidic fruit, half and half, raisins, yeast, and some oak. Not bad but the flavors aren't as sharp as I'd like them to be. I'm getting a bit of a watered down version of a really good beer.

M: Creamy and not much carb. Not heavy but buttery and light.

O: Not too impressed since I expected the taste to jump out more like the Grand Cru did. Still an excellent beer and worth buying if you can get it in the little singles like I did.

08-02-2014 01:35:09 | More by titty_mcbitty
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3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

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4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

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4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

07-31-2014 12:15:36 | More by Camelfossil
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Missouri

4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

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North Carolina

3.53/5  rDev -11.8%

Poured from a bottle into a small pilsner glass.

A: Dark brown with reds. Very pretty and deep color.

S: Smells of malty notes with hops and some yeast. A nice grape aroma.

T: Primarily a light malt body with a huge citrus and floral top. Prunes, grapes and raisin here. Spicy finish.

M: Smooth and crisp, not bitter and not boozy.

O: A fairly unique beer that is full of unique flavor. A bit too sour and sweet for me, but very different and I'm glad I tried it.

07-27-2014 23:03:40 | More by jsausley
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Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

07-27-2014 00:17:37 | More by MrPlayboy
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Minnesota

5/5  rDev +25%

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Wyoming

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Illinois

4/5  rDev 0%

750mL corked and caged bottle poured into a tulip.

(A)- Pours a murky reddish mahogany color. Some off-white froth and lacing.

(S)- Bright aromas of cherry and raspberry and strawberry with the slightest dry oaky funk to it.

(T)- Slight oaky funk combined with a great dryness throughout. Great slightly tart vinegar and fruit kick and the end.

(M)- A nice carbonation level and balance. A very easy drinking/milder flanders.

(O)- This is a drinking Flanders. One of those you would always have a bottle on hand when you are in the mood for one. Milder, but shows more fruit than sour acidity. While I will say I prefer the grand cru, this is still quite good.

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Ohio

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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

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Minnesota

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Pennsylvania

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Pennsylvania

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07-20-2014 03:17:17 | More by confer
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Alabama

4/5  rDev 0%

07-19-2014 19:02:46 | More by adam5454
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New Jersey

4/5  rDev 0%

07-18-2014 00:22:07 | More by skriv
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Delaware

3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

07-16-2014 21:37:46 | More by Liverocks
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California

3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

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Rodenbach Classic (Red) from Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V.
90 out of 100 based on 1,382 ratings.