Rodenbach Grand Cru | Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V.

Rodenbach Grand CruRodenbach Grand Cru
BA SCORE
4.29/5
4,062 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 foeders. The original sour ale.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 11-25-2000

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#562
Reviews:
1,158
Ratings:
4,062
pDev:
11.19%
Bros Score:
4.61
 
 
Wants:
337
Gots:
703
Trade:
21
HISTOGRAM
 
View: Beers | Events
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters | Alström Bros
Ratings: 4,062 |  Reviews: 1,158
Photo of drchaseums
4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

Photo of Ihadbeer
4.24/5  rDev -1.2%

Photo of Markriha
5/5  rDev +16.6%

Photo of rob_o_rob
4.7/5  rDev +9.6%

Photo of wrogers19971
5/5  rDev +16.6%

Photo of ubenumber2
4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

Photo of Rice_Nate_25
3.52/5  rDev -17.9%

Photo of Nitefreak
4.75/5  rDev +10.7%

Photo of olradetbalder
3.75/5  rDev -12.6%

Photo of Nbdreher
4.15/5  rDev -3.3%

Photo of BeerSnobery
4/5  rDev -6.8%

Photo of Hoppy_McGee
4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

Photo of chadwickwb
4.8/5  rDev +11.9%

Photo of Pletser
3.03/5  rDev -29.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of npala86
4.75/5  rDev +10.7%

Photo of Deltoro
4/5  rDev -6.8%

Photo of siege06nd
4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Photo of JackRWatkins
4.54/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: pours with an off-white, quickly dissipating, ring of foam, with a muddy, red to brown color
S: immediate oak and funk, followed by cherry and malt, a wonderfully woody nose
T: wine, cherry and oak right off the bat, with a subtle suggestion of malt/red wine vinegar, quite sour, but with enough sweetness to balance the beer
M: dry and decently effervescent
O: It's phenomenal, what else is there to say other than that? Every beer has a season, and this beer is no exception, I couldn't have it all the time, but it is truly a magnificent ale

 547 characters

Photo of cdaug66
5/5  rDev +16.6%

Photo of Gr8ful4Beer
4.4/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of PalatePilot
4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

Photo of leroybrown10
4.3/5  rDev +0.2%

Photo of Ultimate
4/5  rDev -6.8%

Photo of booga73
4.15/5  rDev -3.3%

Photo of Dekhar
3.6/5  rDev -16.1%

Rodenbach Grand Cru from Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V.
Beer rating: 4.29 out of 5 with 4,062 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

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