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Grande Rivière - Brasserie Rouget De Lisle

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Grande RivièreGrande Rivière

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4 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 4
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.63
pDev: 3.03%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brasserie Rouget De Lisle visit their website
France

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Lager |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: tjd25 on 07-14-2004)
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jmtpi

France

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

01-27-2013 18:29:06 | More by jmtpi
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smcolw

Massachusetts

3.65/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Mild haze to the otherwise clear, amber color. Starts with a moderate head, but dies to a ring of bubbles. Very little lace.

Strong crystal malt aromas with a touch of sugar. Reminiscent of honey and caramel. Attractive to the nose.

Slightly sweet, this is an caramel-tasting amber. Very little hop. Rich body with a below average level of carbonation. Easy to drink, similar to an American amber.

Serving type: bottle

08-09-2010 17:56:02 | More by smcolw
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thierrynantes

France

3.45/5  rDev -5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Beer bottle (33cl.), tasted in 2004.

Appearance : amber color (brewed based roasted malt), with white foam head.
Smell : malty and fruity and herbal aromas.
Taste and mouthfeel : malty, light shades of caramel and gingerbread give it a feeling of fullness and freshness.
Drinkability : a good beer in the style amber lager ?

Serving type: bottle

11-06-2008 20:38:05 | More by thierrynantes
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tjd25

France

3.68/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

The head, made of regular but big bubbles faded quickly on a bright red purple color body. Very active. The smell is malty but a bit weak; maybe fruity hints of porto. The taste is enjoyably malty, showing grilled malts with a nice roundness in the mouth. Some chestnut, and notes of citrus. A bit bready in the mouthfeel, but not like the light notes of spice bread they talk about on the label.The hops show some fruity or herbal notes, but everything is a bit too hidden, too subtle. The beer lacks a more pronounced character.

Serving type: bottle

07-14-2004 08:30:50 | More by tjd25
Grande Rivière from Brasserie Rouget De Lisle
- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.