Rodenbach Grand Cru | Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V.

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95
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4,042 Ratings
Rodenbach Grand CruRodenbach Grand Cru
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V.
Belgium
rodenbach.be

Style: Flanders Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Flanders Red Ale- a blend of 1/3 young beer and 2/3 aged beer matured for 2 years in oak casts.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 11-25-2000

BEER STATS
Ratings:
4,042
Reviews:
1,148
Avg:
4.26
pDev:
11.27%
 
 
Wants:
336
Gots:
694
For Trade:
21
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L - red-leaning brown. Almost like a rusty, hazy red wine. Barely any carbonation, and what's there is only visible at the edges. No head.
S & T - sour, but very pleasant. Kinda mild, actually. This isn't like those sours that taste like they're just there to melt off your enamel. More lacto than brett tones, though. No farmhouse qualities, for example, but rather more like sherry vinegar or cider vinegar in that it is sour, sure, but in that tarty fruity kind of way, with a bit of vanilla-esque sweetish woodiness.
F - surprisingly soft. Sticks around on the palate, but not in that sticky goopy kind of way.

O - Very well balanced, very impressive. Well worth a try.

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Rodenbach Grand Cru from Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V.
4.26 out of 5 based on 4,042 ratings.
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