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Rodenbach Grand Cru - Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V.

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Rodenbach Grand CruRodenbach Grand Cru

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

3,193 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,193
Reviews: 998
rAvg: 4.29
pDev: 11.42%
Wants: 224
Gots: 326 | FT: 19
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V. visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Flanders Red Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-25-2000)
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.75

Some Flanders red ales come almost comically close to being balsamic vinegar with alcohol, but this one is amazing and balanced. The nose belies a red-fruit sweetness, hinting at figs and cherries with a hint of plum, and when you taste, you get what you came for. Sometimes you want that Balsamic vinegar thing, and I feel this beer has enough tartness and sweetness to at least satisfy that desire without being an overpowering note. Very well-blended beer, a delight to drink, without being scary for the unprepared (my first Flanders red was way heavier than this, and might've scared me away from the style... ) all around enjoyable offering from Rodenbach, and one of my new favorites.

BigBarley, Apr 29, 2013
Rodenbach Grand Cru from Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V.
96 out of 100 based on 3,193 ratings.