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Brewed by Bavik-De Brabandere
Style: Sour Red/Brown
Harelbeke, Belgium
Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler

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RATINGS: 1273   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Dark ruby red red as wine. The style is also called the Burgundy of Flanders, and is a very typical and common beer in West Flanders
Created by a secret blend of the aged and sour mother beer with fresh brewed sweeter beer, this beer produces a sour-sweet balance, set off by the underlying bitterness of the hops. A discovery! The best in its style! Light in alcohol, exciting complex flavors and tastes come to the forefront.
Although serving cold is recommended, taking time to drink it will release more aromas towards the end of your glass.

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3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Concealer (1203) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JUL 20, 2013
#200 - Woo! Dark reddish brown pour with a tan frothy head. Smells of sour dark fruits, cherries, and wood. Taste is not really sweet, not really sour but more mild than anything. There are some dark fruit flavors, some oak not much else.


2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Korcz (936) - Warsaw, POLAND - DEC 3, 2016
Backlog, ocena przepisana z untappd, w ramach uzupełniania profilu na ratebeer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
weihenweizen (3226) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - NOV 29, 2016
Refrigerated 11.2 oz. brown bottle poured into a cup. Clear medium brown with small beige head. Aroma is funky tart, medium body, little carbonation, and little small-bubble lacing. Taste is tart and a little funky.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Rask0lnikov (861) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - NOV 11, 2016
330ml bottle. Pours slightly hazy, reddish-brown. High, slightly beige head. Berries, acidity, hints of red wine, hints of raisins, acidity in the aroma. Slight bitterness, hints of berries at first. Hints of malts, slight sweetness, hints of red wine. Tannins. Woody notes. Dry finish. Hints of berries and wine in the aftertaste. Sour to dry palate. Rather medium bodied, medium carbonated, well balanced and enjoyable brew.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lonick (1773) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 10, 2016
Bottle @home, The I cant believe they voted for Trump tasting (Nov 8th). Pours brown with a red tinge, off white head. Nose is caramel, fruity, it smells a bit like a creme caramel. taste is coco-cola, slightly herbal, ever-so-slightly sour.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bolian (178) - - OCT 29, 2016
Pours reddish brown, beige foam. Nose is complex, spices, dark fruit, plumb, Bret. taste is sweet / sour as normal for the style. The ber is fresh with a sour finish Taste notes, dark fruit, gooseberry, plumb, and some roast. Nice glass but does not match Duchess de Bourg.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JFF (165) - - OCT 25, 2016
UPDATED: OCT 26, 2016 Armes boiss, robe bourgogne, mousse blanchtre gnreuse. En bouche, caramel et sre. Agrable boire.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
witthatsbier (530) - glasgow, SCOTLAND - OCT 20, 2016
bottled at sour petrus tasting @ six degrees north glasgow pours a dark brown with beige head,bit sour malty with sweet tones ok but needs to be more sour

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
L_Lovecraft (310) - - OCT 18, 2016
Good acetic notes, beautiful light brown with a good head, light body, medium carbonation, taste is quite absent...unsatisfying but not terrible.

4.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Laskicks (8) - FINLAND - OCT 14, 2016 does not count
UPDATED: OCT 15, 2016 I liked this the first time, but really fell in love the second time. I found notes of red wine and cherry from the background, and refreshing cava in the aftertaste. Really good brown trappist.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
derekalyon (11) - - OCT 9, 2016
Red brown color, like chestnut leather Light, fine head dissipates quickly Thin sour nose Nice and crisp, slightly sour flavor Mouth watering acidity Warm, sweet brown flavors on the medium long finish ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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