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


on tap

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RATINGS: 2734   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.81/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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A blend of 1/3 young beer and 2/3 of beer aged 2 years in large oak vats. The more important proportion of oak matured beer contributes to its fruity taste, complexity and intensity. The finish is worthy of a great wine.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dmschefke (583) - Macomb, Michigan, USA - APR 27, 2009
Pours a dark red with hues of brown and an off-white head. Aroma is earthy, cider vinegar, citrus, and dried fruits (maybe over-ripe fruits also). Flavor is very interesting and I think beats the pants off of regular Rodenbach. Flavors are strong of grapes, apple cider, and some tart berries. I tried Rodenbach and was not happy with it, I am very happy I decided to try this.

crucethus (5) - Quebec, CANADA - DEC 14, 2017 does not count
Super sour but in a smooth delightful way. This is becoming my fav holiday beer.

DenverLogan (1274) - North Bend, Washington, USA - DEC 13, 2017
From a 12 oz bottle into a New Belgium Buddy stem glass. Pours brown with head and lace. Aroma of malted cherry juice. Medium carbonation and significant mouthfeel. Flavors of cherry juice, slight malt, slight balsamic vinagrette, slight cherry cough drop. Overall flavorful, relatively smooth for a Flanders red...not too tart or vinegar but quite tasty and drinkable and would pair well with many foods.

Hop_Hedonist (663) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - DEC 11, 2017
Tap at Refuge - OMFG - this is fantastic - the funky farmyard aroma didn’t prepare me for sour funk heaven - could smash this but it’s too good and demands respectful quaffing..!

stantheman (1101) - British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 9, 2017
Small bottle from BC Liquor store at Capilano Mall in North Vancouver. Pleasantly sour - fruity, dryer than Duchesse de Bourgogne. Quite nice. 3.9

mandrilo00 (163) - CROATIA - DEC 8, 2017
HŽV................. .................. ........

wozap (1009) - Węgorzewo, POLAND - DEC 6, 2017
W końcu daty 14.10.2017
Czerwone, opalizujące, piana natychmiast zredukowała się do obrączki, trwałej. Aromat winny, owocowy, słodycz suszonych owoców. W ustach musujące, owocowe z nutą słodyczy i tłem wyśmienitej kwasowości. Wytrawne z długim kwaśnym i tanicznym finiszem.

Jesper86 (170) - NETHERLANDS - DEC 3, 2017
UPDATED: DEC 3, 2017 Very sour. Brett-y flavours. Stables, cherries, raspberries, redcurrant. Complex beer. Not a fan at the beginning but with an hour or so of air it gets increasingly better.

aardvark1 (205) - POLAND - DEC 1, 2017
Uzupełnienie profilu - okoliczności nie pozwalały na wykonanie porządnych notatek, zapisałem tylko noty i piszę to, co pamiętam. Bardzo fajne, winne, taninowe, owocowe (wiśnie!), trochę derki, dość mocne kwaśne. Przyjemnie ściąganie na języku pobudza ślinianki

dorain (696) - Berlin, GERMANY - DEC 1, 2017
Aus der Flasche im 2012-02 getrunken. Eine wunderbare Harmonie zwischen Frucht und Säure. Mein all-time favorite in diesem Bierstil.

deepdrinker (323) - Leeds, ENGLAND - NOV 26, 2017
UPDATED: DEC 4, 2017 in the 100 belgium beers to try before you die . Pours ruby brow. Woody fruit nose . Tastes great with a clean crisp taste

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