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Petrus Oud Bruin - De Brabandere

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BA SCORE
83
good

1,093 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,093
Reviews: 552
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 13.04%
Wants: 18
Gots: 59 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
De Brabandere visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Flanders Oud Bruin |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-05-2002)
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21Maestro8, Sep 27, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +15.5%

cfinch2, Sep 25, 2014
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TonyJ815, Sep 25, 2014
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3.76/5  rDev +2.2%

AmicusCervisia, Sep 25, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

Johnny_Duck, Sep 19, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

liquorpig, Sep 19, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +22.3%

Zdrummer15, Sep 18, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

Good sour fruit flavors, cherries, maybe green apple, and grapes. I did not pick up anything from the wood. The finish is very nice with lingering flavors of grape juice..

Robloc303, Sep 14, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

zestar, Sep 13, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

Basoos1, Sep 13, 2014
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2.88/5  rDev -21.7%

Konkretek, Sep 12, 2014
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4/5  rDev +8.7%

tranquilocigars, Sep 12, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

kwjd, Sep 09, 2014
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4/5  rDev +8.7%

sankykid, Sep 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev +8.7%

My experience with all other Petrus offerings has resulted in them becoming my benchmark for sours. This did not go there. But I think it was not supposed to. As a brown, it really balanced the malty sweetness with what Flanders tends to bring with sour. This beer is ripe for pairing with hearty stew.

MisterGone, Sep 07, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

SauerKraut, Sep 05, 2014
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3.88/5  rDev +5.4%

Fairly underrated brew. The aroma does not nearly match the flavor. Melanoidins, sweet, toasted bread, caramel, dominate. Flavor is fairly dark malty and sweet, but there's a nice tart, lactic finish to contrast.

barczar, Sep 04, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

Satchboogie, Sep 03, 2014
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3.45/5  rDev -6.3%

Appearance: Brown and cloudy - a dirty beer. Light color head quickly rises and dies away. Some lacing

Smell: Fairly light sour, yeasty, bready, barnyard smells.

Taste: Not too sour, acidic, some sweetness, apple, not much complexity. The malt and other flavors came through better as it warmed up. A somewhat dry finish reminiscent of an apple wine.

Mouth feel: Beer is well carbonated, medium bodied.

Overall: A pretty good standard sour. Mildly sour, but not very complex in flavor. OK at the right price point, but I would generally seek out other choices of this style.

imscotty, Sep 03, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +15.5%

Andrew041180, Sep 02, 2014
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Hellpop65, Sep 01, 2014
Petrus Oud Bruin from De Brabandere
83 out of 100 based on 1,093 ratings.