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2011 Vintage Oak Aged Ale (Barrel No. 95) | Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V.

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2011 Vintage Oak Aged Ale (Barrel No. 95)2011 Vintage Oak Aged Ale (Barrel No. 95)
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V.
Belgium | website

Style: Flanders Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by samEBC on 10-25-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
34
Ratings:
253
Avg:
4.32
pDev:
7.41%
 
 
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21
Gots:
80
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Reviews by thegodfather2701:
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4.61/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

A-Pours a dark cherry with a white head that dissipates quickly. Not much lacing or cascading.

S-tart, cherries, hint of sour apple

T-much like the nose as it is tart and sour with flavors of cherry with a hint of oak, and some graham cracker in the finish. It has a great flavor, maybe not as complex as I expected, but its a very full flavored ale that is truly delicious.

M-While its not that thick and has a good amount of carbonation, it has a full mouthfeel

D-I could drink this just about all day. It is delicious and refreshing.

Overall, this was a great experience and would love to drink it again.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of t2grogan
4/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.5/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of Doomcifer
4.8/5  rDev +11.1%

Photo of Marius
4.5/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Review from memory, I think I sampled this about a year ago. Tart, cherries, grapes, vinegar. Dry mouthfeel with a very sour aftertaste. Very refreshing.

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4.5/5  rDev +4.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +4.2%

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4.75/5  rDev +10%

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4.41/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4/5  rDev -7.4%

Photo of dsauter
4.76/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Shane_Gr
4.59/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Very similar to the beer at Toronado. Even after a weekend full of sours, this was a good one.

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Photo of tastybeer
4.48/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Possibly clouded auburn colored beer. Head is a good sized pile of kahki colored tight foam which fades to a sheet and a ring. Sweet and tart cherries, light wood musk, interesting, unique floral, strawberries and cream, and a variety of other subtle aroma nuances. Taste is loaded with tart, acidic cherries, smooth woodiness, all sorts of fermented fruits, packed into a light fluid body. Carbonation is softly blended throughout. Pitted fruits and berries, all soaked in cherry juice and tangy. Mouthfeel is fantastically smooth.

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4.5/5  rDev +4.2%

Photo of seanthornton152
4.5/5  rDev +4.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -19%

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4.75/5  rDev +10%

Photo of ipc2000
4/5  rDev -7.4%

Photo of SomethingClever
4.09/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

750ml corked and caged bottle poured into pint glass

A: almost no head whatsoever dirty brown red hue with a slightly hazy body.

S: wine grapes, vinegar, oak, apples, maybe a little cherry

T: nice wine taste grapes, cherries, maybe very light vinegar slight apple lots of oak barrel a little bit of a musty taste

M: very soft, carbonation is almost non existent almost no bitterness makes it seem like drinking a wine

O: This beer has such a nice flavor. Its got a nice wine oak flavor the soft carbonation I am not as crazy about, but otherwise it is a great beer.

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3.75/5  rDev -13.2%

Photo of Ciocanelu
4.35/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of KensWorld
4.84/5  rDev +12%
look: 3.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of freewill35
4.5/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of jheezee
4.04/5  rDev -6.5%

Photo of aztraz
4/5  rDev -7.4%

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2011 Vintage Oak Aged Ale (Barrel No. 95) from Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V.
93 out of 100 based on 34 ratings.
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