Rugbrød | The Bruery

BA SCORE
87
very good
922 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score
Send samples
RugbrødRugbrød
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
The Bruery
California, United States
thebruery.com

Style: Rye Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Halcyondays on 10-05-2009

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
922
Reviews:
353
Avg:
3.88
pDev:
11.6%
 
 
Wants:
37
Gots:
109
For Trade:
4
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 922 |  Reviews: 353
Photo of Tom-Peters
4.25/5  rDev +9.5%

Photo of Hopdaemon39
4.4/5  rDev +13.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Poured from a bomber into a tulip- pours a dark brown cherry color with 1.5 fingers of head, a modest ring of foam lingers throughout, and a few spots of lacing.

Smell is of rye and booze- rich malty notes, a sharp rye smell and booze.

Tastes like the beer version of pumpernickel bread- delicious. Some bitterness up front followed by rich malt flavor; the rye develops sharply I'm the middle and then s,oaths back out into a yeasty, rye, and slightly dry finish.

Mouthfeel oIs perfectly appropriate- full bodied, well carbonated, rich. I got this beer and then made some pork tenderloin to pair with it and it was excellent.

 629 characters

Photo of tabascosigned
4/5  rDev +3.1%

Photo of ejimhof
3.5/5  rDev -9.8%

Photo of soonerchamps
3.5/5  rDev -9.8%

Photo of GraduatedCashew
3/5  rDev -22.7%

Photo of -NESTO-
3.25/5  rDev -16.2%

Photo of SBoyar1
3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of mythaeus
3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of timmylange
3.5/5  rDev -9.8%

Photo of Skunkdrool
3.25/5  rDev -16.2%

Photo of Hopheadhiker
4/5  rDev +3.1%

Photo of andrenaline
3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of Zorora
3.5/5  rDev -9.8%

Photo of Hopheadjeffery
3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of jeffwright
3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of jschott75
3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of spinrsx
4.03/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

750ml Bottle received in trade with igeunard - thanks!

Appearance - Brown colour with a smaller size fizzy/frothy beige coloured head. There is a high amount of carbonation showing and there is some decent lacing. The head lasted for around 5 minutes.

Smell - Breads/grains, caramel, molasses, pepper, malts

Taste & Mouth - There is a high amount of carbonation and I can taste malts, breads/grains mixed with some caramel/molasses. There is also some fig/dates and some peppery notes.

Overall - Really good. Nice deep flavours and a complex taste. A great fall/autumn type of beer, lots of rustic flavour.

 610 characters

Photo of DanGeo
4/5  rDev +3.1%

Photo of VinsanityDiesel
3.25/5  rDev -16.2%

Photo of topdown
3.5/5  rDev -9.8%

Photo of MattSweatshirt
3.5/5  rDev -9.8%

Photo of Kmat10
3.75/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of DbbC
4.25/5  rDev +9.5%

Photo of Cookierachas
5/5  rDev +28.9%

Rugbrød from The Bruery
3.88 out of 5 based on 922 ratings.
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational

    Join us June 2-3, 2017 in Boston, Mass. for beer, cider, mead, kombucha and sake from over 70 small producers.

    Learn More
  • Subscribe to BeerAdvocate Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.

    Subscribe