Ommegang Rouge - Brewery Ommegang
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Ratings: 196 | Reviews: 158 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by Douglas14:
4.4/5 rDev +2.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4
Wow! To say that I was thrown off-guard when I took my first sip is an understatement.
Pours a dark, ruby red color with a very nice tan head that has a noticeable touch of red in it. The head has good retention and ok lace. The smell is tart...yeah, the actual smell make your mouth feel like you just ate something tart...crazy. The taste is shockingly and wonderfully tart. It tastes like one of those sour candies...like a WarHead or something. It's incredible and plain awesome. I have never had a beer like this before. Very true to style in the sense that you get some great cherry-like sweetness to go with the sour character. Overall awesome and I'm glad I was able to try it.
Serving type: on-tap
08-20-2008 02:17:51 | More by Douglas14
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4.66/5 rDev +8.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75
2008 vintage. On tap at Kickbacks in Jax. Poured into a snifter. White head, low retention on a clear mahogany body. Aroma jumps out of the glass and includes tart cherry, tart green apple, slight malt sweetness, some port. Taste follows closely with the aromas and is maybe the most mouth puckeringly tart beer I've ever head. Quite satisfying and very delicious. Wow.
Serving type: on-tap
02-08-2013 05:31:59 | More by KickbacksSteve
3.58/5 rDev -16.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5
Served in an Ommegang Rouge tulip; thanks to yourefragile for the glassware. Pours a nice reddish-caramel color with a good short off-white head and not much in the way of lacing. Nose carries slight cherry with a bit of bread and acidity through the background. Flavor has a nice bit of cherry and light malt. Medium body with moderate acidity. Nice take on the style.
Serving type: bottle
12-15-2012 18:39:32 | More by Thorpe429
District of Columbia
4.43/5 rDev +3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5
Shared by one of the guys, can't remember. Thanks!
The beer appears a pretty ruby hue with a soft head that leaves sparse lacing in its wake. The aroma brings cherries, cider, oak, vinegar. Smells great. The taste delivers as well. I've been anxious to try this beer for quite some time and it does not disappoint. Acetic and tart, yet highly drinkable. Potent aroma and a bold flavor. Light to medium in body with a zesty finish. A strong example of the style. I would most definitely have this again.
Serving type: growler
11-21-2012 02:49:04 | More by Huhzubendah
Ommegang Rouge from Brewery Ommegang
95 out of 100 based on 196 ratings.