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


on tap

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RATINGS: 1463   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".

Hanuta06's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Hanuta06 (355) - Washington, USA - MAR 11, 2014
Serving: from tap at Doyle’s Public House. Aroma: overripe fruit. Appearance: average-sized, frothy, off-white initial head with no lacing and fully diminishing longevity. Clear, dark-orange body. Taste: lightly sour, cherry initial flavor and finish with short duration. Palate: light-to-medium body, oily texture and soft carbonation. Overall: excellent. Lasting aroma, great flavor, nice palate, easy to drink.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
woodychevy (433) - - DEC 20, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours reddish tinged with brown. Not much head. Some lacing. Not overly complex- will have to try the Grand Cru with more aged and less young beer. Pleasantly sour with cherry dominates with notes of oak and apple. Yeasty and somewhat tangy. Overall impression is on the sweet side. Somewhat thin. Decent. Don’t need another.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ffaoe (251) - York, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 19, 2014
cherry and oak aroma. dark red in color with little head. initially slight sour taste that fades with a cherry finish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ChrisSc (249) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - DEC 19, 2014
11.2oz bottle into tupil. Overall, good texture with subdued aroma and taste. generally still very good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
minutemat (1878) - Ford, Shropshire, ENGLAND - DEC 15, 2014
25cl bottle @ Chez Sophie, Shrewsbury. Pours a hazy deep red with pinkish head. Soft, sweet sour aroma. Taste is indeed refreshing with light sour cherries and mild drinkable character, like a sour Tizer. Lovely.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Doofgoblin (337) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - DEC 13, 2014
Aroma of cherries. Taste is cherry some faint sour apple and a pleasant sweetness of beer--some faint oak flavors round out the character. Not over sour but a nice bit of sour pair with some fruit beer notes. Really good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bryanvdv (609) - - DEC 13, 2014
0,25 fles. Koperachtig met weinig schuim. Aroma is zuur, ook wel wat turf, herfst. Smaak is zuur met iets zoete afdronk. Mooie body voor slechts 5.2%

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fiveacestx (634) - Texas, USA - DEC 12, 2014
Bottle - brown pour with an average head. Has a sweet smell and a sour candy taste along with some cherries. Medium mouthfeel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stoutnick (619) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - DEC 11, 2014
Ruby pour. Aroma is malty yeastiness. Taste is light berries, light vinegar tang. Very easy sour. Bit too sessional for a Flanders red.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
davidtjm (572) - Berlin, GERMANY - DEC 11, 2014
Bottle. Pour is amber, aroma is fruity. Taste is tart, fruity, sour, fairly balanced. Nice

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
venom666 (411) - Elche, SPAIN - DEC 6, 2014
Hazy brown color with some reddish notes and a minimal white head. Aroma is sour, with wine, vinegar and red fruits such as cherry. Medium body. Taste goes in the same line as the aroma, with cherry, soft vinegar and red wine. Aftertaste is slightly sour.

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