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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
95
world-class

2,935 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 2,935
Reviews: 984
rAvg: 4.29
pDev: 11.66%
Wants: 212
Gots: 274 | FT: 15
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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dmorgan310

Panama

5/5  rDev +16.6%

10-16-2013 02:18:18 | More by dmorgan310
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iatethecloudsfor

Vermont

4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

10-15-2013 18:34:29 | More by iatethecloudsfor
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DiscLizard

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

10-15-2013 05:55:59 | More by DiscLizard
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themanilow

West Virginia

4.75/5  rDev +10.7%

10-15-2013 02:11:57 | More by themanilow
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pknyc

New York

4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

10-15-2013 00:39:35 | More by pknyc
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FeelinSurley

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

10-13-2013 17:50:30 | More by FeelinSurley
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wordemupg

Alberta (Canada)

4.35/5  rDev +1.4%

330ml bottle poured into tulip 12/10/13

A clear dark cola that has a ruby glow when held to the light, just a thin tan foam that quickly falls leaving just a lone patch of lace, enough clarity to see the other side of the glass under the foam

A tart cherry, raspberries, strawberries, very jammy, faint oak, vanilla, loads of brown sugar, some sour candy, smells solid

T tastes even better, great mix of sweet and sour, lots of fizzy candy, lots of berries, just a little vinegar, lots of flavor in a 6%er I could drink this all day

M medium bodied, a little creamy from the bubbles, slick after the fact, just a little sour, slightly sticky on the lips, brown sugar and berries on the finish

O pretty much what I want from the style, well rounded and it tastes awesome, very drinkable brew going on here, my glass is already empty

I'm loving this one and considering its 4$ a bottle I might go stock up, another great addition to the shelves here in Alberta, an easy recommendation

10-13-2013 00:09:14 | More by wordemupg
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kristougher

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

10-13-2013 00:03:29 | More by kristougher
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scottwurst

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +10.7%

10-12-2013 22:56:11 | More by scottwurst
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TheAnk

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -6.8%

10-12-2013 21:24:16 | More by TheAnk
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Xandrose

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -12.6%

10-12-2013 04:08:04 | More by Xandrose
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corysmith01

New York

4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

10-09-2013 03:57:47 | More by corysmith01
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lord_jordo

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +10.7%

10-07-2013 21:46:20 | More by lord_jordo
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bigred89

Maryland

4.75/5  rDev +10.7%

10-07-2013 11:10:04 | More by bigred89
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dedbeer

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

10-07-2013 02:38:48 | More by dedbeer
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Bcarson7287

California

4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

10-06-2013 00:52:35 | More by Bcarson7287
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phishdaly

New York

5/5  rDev +16.6%

10-06-2013 00:49:19 | More by phishdaly
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hockeyfighter19

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

10-05-2013 01:46:00 | More by hockeyfighter19
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chikunwing

Oregon

4/5  rDev -6.8%

10-04-2013 17:03:38 | More by chikunwing
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rwisnoski

New York

5/5  rDev +16.6%

10-04-2013 06:19:46 | More by rwisnoski
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brauseboof

South Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

10-04-2013 00:12:18 | More by brauseboof
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razorsdescent

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +10.7%

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Sludgeman

District of Columbia

4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

10-03-2013 18:55:05 | More by Sludgeman
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williamjbauer

West Virginia

4.49/5  rDev +4.7%

Bottled, served in a triple karmilet tulip, 2012 vintage.

Opaque burgundy with a little ruby light on edge, thin cream head on edges with moderated retention and bubbly lacing.

Moderate potency aroma with oak, vanilla, and sour cherry notes.

Hint of vanillin touches my tongue first then overwhelmed with tart cheeries, fresh, creamy, finish with surprising strong oak character. This beer packs a punch considering how inexpensive and readily available it is...maybe I should shut up and just buy them all...

Mouthfeel is medium body, a bit wet, dry talc finish.

Amazing beer at price point of 8-9 clams. I will snag this anytime I see it. A benchmark for this style as others have mentioned.

10-02-2013 13:23:17 | More by williamjbauer
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cnbrown313

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +10.7%

10-02-2013 12:53:52 | More by cnbrown313
Rodenbach Grand Cru from Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V.
95 out of 100 based on 2,935 ratings.