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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

2,920 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 2,920
Reviews: 984
rAvg: 4.29
pDev: 11.66%
Wants: 212
Gots: 269 | 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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bkrbdan

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

09-05-2013 04:22:00 | More by bkrbdan
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Alberta (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

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DLucky

Florida

4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

09-05-2013 01:12:15 | More by DLucky
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abex44

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

09-04-2013 23:31:31 | More by abex44
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brandon911

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

09-04-2013 23:30:07 | More by brandon911
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Theortiz01

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

09-04-2013 05:21:27 | More by Theortiz01
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TGS

California

4/5  rDev -6.8%

09-02-2013 18:47:49 | More by TGS
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match1112

Illinois

4/5  rDev -6.8%

09-02-2013 12:50:02 | More by match1112
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davegray

California

4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

09-02-2013 04:39:24 | More by davegray
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fionn13

Ireland

4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

09-02-2013 00:30:57 | More by fionn13
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BigTrubble

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

09-02-2013 00:24:29 | More by BigTrubble
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stephenjmoore

Maryland

4.33/5  rDev +0.9%

A- Murky burgandy/brown body with no transparency. Bubbly cream colored head that stays around for a while.

S- Has notes of toasted malts, along with a lot of acidic, sour fruit aromas. Fruity, nutty, malty, not an over the top aroma, but pleasant.

T- A hint of malt gives way to big sour fruit notes. Mainly sour cherries, with lots of smooth oaky flavors coming in towards the middle through the finish. Very tart, with a dry and oaky finish.

M- High carbonation, very tart and acidic, slight tingle on the tongue with a lingering finish.

O- Very nice beer, very tart and sour, but complex and not overpowering. I am surprised at how much wood cuts through the tartness.

09-01-2013 23:35:03 | More by stephenjmoore
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TruePerception

California

4.16/5  rDev -3%

(Previous review, transferred from beer journal)

Rodenbach Grand Cru Ale: 6%; Appearance: hazy cola; Smell: raisin; Taste: Tartaric acid (sour candy powder), raisin; Mouthfeel: small bubbles, nicely effervescent; easy to drink, really good; head tastes of cantaloupe melon.

Poured into a pint glass.

09-01-2013 16:10:32 | More by TruePerception
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Greigh

Texas

4/5  rDev -6.8%

09-01-2013 07:42:09 | More by Greigh
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Shmeal

Oregon

4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

08-30-2013 23:27:57 | More by Shmeal
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Bizoneill

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

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jahbulon

New York

4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

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Casey3236

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

08-29-2013 00:37:25 | More by Casey3236
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simoen

Belgium

3.75/5  rDev -12.6%

08-27-2013 12:58:01 | More by simoen
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jacobbocce72

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

08-27-2013 00:26:05 | More by jacobbocce72
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dsm45

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

08-25-2013 21:37:15 | More by dsm45
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ChrisL24481

New Hampshire

4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

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CoryR

Oregon

4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

08-25-2013 06:09:22 | More by CoryR
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capuchinpilates

Minnesota

3/5  rDev -30.1%

08-24-2013 18:03:06 | More by capuchinpilates
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Syracuse12

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

08-24-2013 00:28:36 | More by Syracuse12
Rodenbach Grand Cru from Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V.
95 out of 100 based on 2,920 ratings.