Petrus Aged Red Ale | De Brabandere

Petrus Aged Red AlePetrus Aged Red Ale
BA SCORE
3.76/5
860 Ratings
Petrus Aged Red AlePetrus Aged Red Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
De Brabandere
Belgium
bavik.be

Style: Flanders Oud Bruin

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Petrus Aged Red is a blend of 15% Petrus Aged Pale, pure foeder beer that has been aged for 2 years in oak foeders, and 85% double brown with sour cherries. For the fruit beer lover, but with an ideal sweet-sour balance.


Added by Sludgeman on 03-01-2013

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#19,682
Reviews:
140
Ratings:
860
pDev:
14.63%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
23
Gots:
159
Trade:
3
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4.84/5  rDev +28.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

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4/5  rDev +6.4%

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3.07/5  rDev -18.4%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Cherries at the forefront, a cross between a kriek and a sour. Pours out a deep ruby brown with minimal tightly beaded head. Aroma of cough medicine, taste a bit smoother with some elements of chocolate. Cherry tootsie pop, as mentioned by an earlier rater. Pure sour finish.

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3.9/5  rDev +3.7%

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3.6/5  rDev -4.3%

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4.25/5  rDev +13%

Photo of bnes09
3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

Nice cherry flavor and aroma which is not overpowering. Mostly sweet character with a mild tartness. Robitussin-like flavor in the finish is slightly off set. Harsh carbonation when first opened. I recorked the bottle and drank the rest the next day and the carbonation was perfect.

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4/5  rDev +6.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

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4.24/5  rDev +12.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

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4/5  rDev +6.4%

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4/5  rDev +6.4%

Photo of travolta
4/5  rDev +6.4%

Appearance: Beautiful deep ruby color. A pink head with foamy form with tiny bubbles. Very good retention, thick slices of lacing. Beautiful to look at.

Nose: Raspberry lambic, cherry fruit.

Taste: Raspberry cranberry mix perfectly with the mildly syrupy texture and sweetness. Cherry in the middle which opens to nice carbonation and a faint lingering mouthfeel.

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Photo of MrB2u
4.5/5  rDev +19.7%

Very nice sour with light cherry on the back. Draft in glass goblet.

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Photo of crob3888
4.25/5  rDev +13%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4/5  rDev +6.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

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4.64/5  rDev +23.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

Photo of jodybrutal
3.94/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

The cherries were a bit over powering for me.

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3.95/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Petrus Aged Red Ale from De Brabandere
Beer rating: 3.76 out of 5 with 860 ratings
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