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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

1,437 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,437
Reviews: 627
rAvg: 4
pDev: 11.75%
Wants: 68
Gots: 95 | 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 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, Sep 29, 2014
Photo of Dentist666
4.11/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Dentist666, Sep 27, 2014
Photo of Los1324
4/5  rDev 0%

Los1324, Sep 27, 2014
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, Sep 27, 2014
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, Sep 26, 2014
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, Sep 25, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

patre_tim, Sep 25, 2014
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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
Photo of Yellolab2010
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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3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

LarryMyers, Sep 04, 2014
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3/5  rDev -25%

Moses_Malone, Sep 03, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

djhowell, Sep 02, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

mj81, Sep 02, 2014
Rodenbach Classic (Red) from Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V.
90 out of 100 based on 1,437 ratings.