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

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 1735   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Filtered.
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".

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3.8
bonbright7 (181) - Jacksonville, Florida, USA - SEP 27, 2007
The interesting sherry taste that managed to go slightly sour in a brown body attracted my attention from the glass. I enjoyed several servings of this to marvel at the taste, which I thought might do well with a cigar.

4.1
pintocb (654) - Hoon, Georgia, USA - SEP 22, 2007
Quite sour. Murky Brown....wasn’t that a TV show? I freaking love sour beer. I’m glad this isn’t any stronger than it is or I’d be a damn alcoholic. This is better than air. Holycraipshiath.

3.4
Svesse (8595) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - SEP 15, 2007
(Draught at Akkurat, Stockholm, 14 Sep 2007) Dark reddish brown colour with frothy off-white head. Fruity, sourish, lactic nose with notes of dark fruit. A bit closed. Sourish, slightly fruity taste with dark fruit, wood and bitter-sweet notes of cowberries in a rather dry finish. Rather balanced. Nice beer but far from the Grand Cru.

3.3
thomat (3856) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 12, 2007
Redish brown with a medium, off-white head.Tones of red fruits and some acidity. Sweet & sour. Medium to light body with a slightly dry finish.

3.6
Adenila (1560) - DENMARK - SEP 11, 2007
UPDATED: SEP 15, 2007 <Thanks to Beerbiker> First rating of this style. Looks like a soda, not much head. Aroma is sour, with fermented fruits and a mild cheery note. Flavor i very nice, fresh acidic, mixed with a more complex tartness.

3.7
footy (345) - scottsdale, Arizona, USA - SEP 11, 2007
1/31/05 750ml. Clear Mahogany wit tan head. Sour tart aroma nice sweet tart taste but thin compared to grand cru.

3.7
dra19 (89) - holland, Michigan, USA - SEP 8, 2007
Pours dark red with an off-white head. Aroma is very sweet with strong vinegar smells. Flavor is nice and tart with some berry tastes coming out.

3.9
lampeno420 (320) - Zeeland, Michigan, USA - SEP 8, 2007
Night cap for me. Nice and easy drinking sour ale. Could quite possibly have a few of these without getting overpowered by it. P.s. i love the aroma that these flemish sours are putting out. Very vinegary with the smell, but the taste is so completely different.

4.3
dwyerpg (6180) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - SEP 6, 2007
UPDATED: MAR 20, 2015 This is quite tasty. A great color, dark maroon. The sourness is pretty solid. Good and much cheaper than their others. First rating was a 3.3 Must have been too old. Has way too much vinegar in the nose. The flavor is also just slightly funky to me. The sourness is light, but could be better all around.

3.4
Wobbler (46) - IRELAND - SEP 6, 2007
Fairly undemanding session beer with that touch of sourness to keep it interesting. I have to admit I was slightly disapoointed by this, I was expecting something bigger tasting. Still, it’s clearly a beer aimed at a wide audience and there’s no doubt it tastes excellent.


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