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RATINGS: 149   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19/5   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Like a Northwest France strong summer ales - quenching and refreshing, but robust enough to match the full-bodied fare of a brasserie. Rendezvous Ale is a hybrid of malty richness and enough hops acidity (Brewer’s Gold, Tradition) to cut through the strong flavors of roasted lapin au moutarde, or a burly beef steak fries.
2004-2009 vintages - 5.8% abv
2010-later vintages - 7.2% abv


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
PGHbeer77 (571) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 12, 2013
11/12/13 trade from Jamil. Grapes and caramel scent with a copper pour, low head, and a medium cloying feel taste is toffee, malt, vinous, and slightly bitter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jdb288 (584) - Robbinsville, New Jersey, USA - NOV 10, 2013
Yeast, funk, slightly sour bier de garde. Earthy and malt notes. Not my favorite of this style.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
WheatKing (1328) - Phnom Penh, CAMBODIA - OCT 29, 2013
Bomber. Hazy light amber, egg head. Nose is quite sweet... dried cantaloupe, toffee, spice. Flavour is white raisin, caramel, dusty. Finish is drier than the taste. Nothing mind-blowing, but fine.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RumRunner101 (918) - Alberta, CANADA - OCT 21, 2013
Nose is sweet orange, caramel, grapefruit. Flavour is the same with a grainy feel and some spice. Alcohol is apparent, warm and inviting.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DuffMan (9283) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - OCT 17, 2013
Big bottle, shared round the table @ the brewery. Medium bronze body, lively white head. Sweet honey and soft esters, no real hop character. A milder belgian style ale. Kind of "meh" about this one.

2.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cousin_Larry (873) - - OCT 11, 2013
UPDATED: OCT 28, 2013 Pours translucent copper with a small head. I’ve had beera that taste just like this but cant quite put my finger on it. First taste is feint with sweet maltiness. Finishes with bitter hoppiness. Nothing special imo.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
finol (2990) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 6, 2013
Bottle at SBWF 2013. Pours dark amber. Malt dominated, caramell, light sweetness, spicyness in the background.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerbaaron (1934) - Arizona, USA - SEP 28, 2013
Dark caramel amber pour, nice carbination, medium creamy tan head, lasting. Alcohol, dark fruit, caramel, toffee. Medium body. Sweet. Spices. A little booze. No bitterness. Creamy and flavorful. Maybe too sweet.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jbuzz (805) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 9, 2013
Sweet medium body..warm spicy after taste and feel. Very to drink if not to exiting.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dlbeer (397) - Wisconsin, USA - AUG 4, 2013
Bottle. Cloudy orange pour with off white head. Smells of a lot of malt and slight hops. Tastes of sweet malts, slight hops and a slight alcohol finish. Not bad ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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