Brewed by Brouwerij Rodenbach (Palm)
Style: Sour Red/Brown
Roeselare, Belgium
Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler


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RATINGS: 1541   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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A blend of 75% young beer fermented in steel tanks and 25% old beer aged 2 year in large oak casks. Rodenbach bears the proud title of "the most refreshing beer in the world".

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
alteregoo (286) - POLAND - MAY 26, 2015
Piana drobna, ale szybko znika niemal do zera sycząc przy tym jak na coli, barwa ciemno czerwona, bordowa, lekko opalizująca. W aromacie drogie czerwone wytrawne wino - kwaskowy zapach czerwonych owoców typu wiśnia, czerwona porzeczka, ciemne winogrono, delikatne nuty dębowej beczki, starego drewna. W smaku jest lekka kwaśność, ale szybko łamie ją delikatna owocowa słodycz, która przechodzi szybko w pestkową goryczkę. Wszystko płynnie, przyjemnie i orzeźwiająco. Nagazowanie średnie, bardzo drobne, piwo jest dość bogate i przyjemne w odczuciu, ale raczej sesyjne, lekkie w piciu. Alkohol delikatnie rozgrzewa w gardle, co ponownie przypomina nam o podobieństwie do półwytrawnego czerwonego wina.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
redders1974 (290) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - MAY 23, 2015
Bottle bought as present nice small lasting head nice aroma of bread and fruit tastes bubblegum blueberries sourness in background lovely tipple

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
geophagus (576) - Lubin, POLAND - MAY 18, 2015
(Bottle 0.25l/ half of bottle) Dark red to brown colour. Small brownish, medium fast disapearing foam. Light body, low to moderate carbonation, medium oily, smooth texture. Aroma: Caramel, viney, vinegar,dark fruits, prunes, cherry pits, wood, Taste: Soft fruity sourness, red fruits, cherry pits, berrys, woody. Medium tart, medium long, fruity (dark cherrys) finish.Tasty and very easy to drink.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
gueuze (609) - - MAY 14, 2015
Komplexer Geruch nach Holz mit Essig. Im Geschmack sehr trocken. Stärker karbonisiert, Rest eher langweilig, schleimig im Mund.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
markextrae (2041) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 14, 2015
Bottle Several times. Dark red pour with a dark red tan head. Nose of sweet ripe cherries, caramel, malts sweetness, vinegar, dark red fruits. Slight tart. Belgium classic

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ElManana (1085) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - MAY 13, 2015
Bottle at De Werf. Caramel, oak, little sour, nice but grand cru is so much better.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
huineman (400) - Madrid, SPAIN - MAY 11, 2015
Pours maroon with scarce tawny head. Aroma is vinous: fermented raspberry and cherry, a tinge of vinegar, a hint of vanilla and nutmeg, a bit of coffee drop. Taste is lively sour and a little sweet. Soft and light, not very long-lasting.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mghj (22) - pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 3, 2015
Poured from a 11.2 oz bottle into a glass. Reddish brown color with a brown head. Has a delicate carbpmatopm with an initial light tart tast ending with a refreshing hint of lemon. Easy to drink sour beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BarrelAndBeer (11) - Wien, - MAY 3, 2015
Very classic sweet and sour brown beer. Right choice for beginners. Just a hint of aged woody oakiness and red wine vinous. Could drink everyday. Fresh and easy. Well balanced, not as sour as other beers of this style. Enjoyed every sip.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Couch0508 (107) - Flat rock, Michigan, USA - MAY 2, 2015
Not a fan at all. This was my first sour but I am probably the best sour critic.

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