RateBeer
Home >

Real Ale Roggenbier

 (RETIRED)
Real Ale Roggenbier
     click to upload
overall
76
81
style
Serve in Shaker, Tumbler

bottling
unknown

on tap
unknown

distribution
unknown

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 3.43/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Roggenbier (German for "rye beer") is a style not commonly found in the U.S. Real Ale Roggenbier is golden in color and similar in flavor to a hefeweizen. Traditional German hefeweizen yeast produces notes of banana, clove, and bubblegum. Forty percent malted rye gives this beer a hint of bitterness and a crisp, dry finish. Try it with a pastrami sandwich. ABV: 4.9%, IBU: 10, OG(plato): 12.7


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
angrypirate06 (1387) - Texas, USA - MAR 16, 2010
On tap. Hazy orange pour with small white head. Aroma is orange peel, clove, spicy rye. Flavor is rye, lemon, slightly tart.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DJMonarch (9160) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUL 4, 2009
From the keg at Loganís Pre GABF Party, Denver 10/10/2007 White head. Banana fruit aroma. Amber coloured hazy in appearance and a little rich on the palate. Some dryness in a creamy lasting malt finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bleeng (1544) - Houston nowhere near Beersel, Texas, USA - MAY 16, 2009
Tap at the Gingerman Ft Worth. Gold hazy funky nose. Taste is very bitter and buttery. Very light hops-just a strange beer to rate and drink. Not bad but quite different.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cavie (3844) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - MAR 13, 2009
Foggy orange. Wheat aroma, served with lemon. Taste is obvious citrus tart up front with the finish of a wheat. Iím not sure if it would stand on itís own without the lemon though.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BMan1113VR (7874) - Los Angeles, California, USA - MAR 1, 2009
On tap at the Gingerman Fort Worth. Pours with a hazed orange body and a small white ring of a head. Aroma is spicy with orange, clove and fruity esters. Taste is spice, orange and clove with a touch of rye. Really a spicy tasting beer. Fizzy and dry mouthfeel.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ilovedarkbeer (2332) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAR 1, 2009
I thought this was a hefe, but nice call with the rye! Pours a very nice yellow golden sunburst color with a tiny white bubbly head for a ring. Flavors of banana, wheat, gum, belgian spice, bread, and clove are all over this beer. The mouthfeel is medium full bodied and the spicy finish sticks with you. This is a good wheat beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jkwalking05 (3924) - Arlington, Texas, USA - JAN 29, 2009
Goldish color with not too much head. Very cloudy. Citrus notes with wheat in the taste with a kick of rye in the flavor and aroma. Not my favorite but it was worth trying once.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
KAggie97 (3529) - Ugly, Hot, and Humid Spring, Texas, USA - DEC 12, 2008
Tap at Flying Saucer... Pours a thick, peach/orange cheddar with a classic clove and banana aroma. Very thick to the olfactory nerves. Flavor is zesty bubblegum with clove bits and banana chunks. Tickles the tongue and throat as it moves along the palate. Fantastic. Utterly delicious.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
blutt59 (6036) - Dallas, Texas, USA - DEC 12, 2008
on tap at the Flying Saucer, color is almost iced tea, not much head for a hefe, good aromas of banana and spices, flavor is similar with a lot of banana, clove and some caramel and roast grain notes

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
legion242 (2269) - Richardson, Texas, USA - NOV 19, 2008
Nice to see another good rye available- I think the Full Moon Rye changed years ago losing that wonderful spiciness from the rye. And now we have here what is essentially a hefe with that fabulous rye spiciness added again. Maybe my favourite RA offering to date.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50