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Chocolate Stout - Rogue Ales

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Chocolate StoutChocolate Stout

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

3,472 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 3,472
Reviews: 1,836
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 12.5%
Wants: 243
Gots: 183 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Rogue Ales visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Stout |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
12 Ingredients:
Great Western 2-Row, Crystal 135- 165, Chocolate & Rogue Micro Barley Farm DareTM & RiskTM Malts; Rogue Micro Hopyard Revolution & Rebel Hops, Rolled Oats, Roasted Barley, Natural Chocolate Flavoring, Free Range Coastal Waters & Pacman Yeast.

15º PLATO
69 IBU
77 AA
135º Lovibond

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-30-2001)
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ocelot2500

Arizona

4.3/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours a black that lets no light escape. Gives rise to a mocha colored head that is retained fairly well. Plenty of lacing on the glass.

Smells like chocolate, roasted malt, and some coffee.

The first taste to hit the tongue is the roasted coffee mixed with the chocolate. Not as sweet as I expected from the nose, but it is rounded out by hop bitterness. This beer is very balanced when I was expecting it to taste like a frappucino.

The mouthfeel is a little thick. Not quite chewy, but fairly viscous.

This is very drinkable. I find the tastes to balance and if you pace yourself it does not take up too much room in the stomach.

Serving type: bottle

02-15-2009 00:08:21 | More by ocelot2500
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Very dark brown, opaque. At the very edge of the glass a slight brown/ruby color can be seen. Soft, creamy looking head that dissipates nearly entirely, but clings to the edge of the glass. Left little to no lacing on my glass.
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Aroma
Thick, and heavy with the smell of chocolate. Not a coco smell, but the smell of chocolate syrup. No hop aroma at all.
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Light, roasted barley with a slight crispness. Flavor is clean and free of esters. The chocolate flavor is not as overwhelming as the aroma would suggest. Carbonation is on the smoother side, pleasant, and not too abrasive. Has a smooth, creamy finish, and the roasted chocolaty flavors finish well with a pleasant slightly bitter aftertaste. Could have slightly more body in the flavor and mouthfeel, and perhaps just a hint of acidity or sourness to balance the bittersweet chocolate flavor.
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Chocolate Stout from Rogue Ales
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