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Hazelnut Brown Nectar - Rogue Ales

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

3,069 Ratings
THE BROS
93
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Ratings: 3,069
Reviews: 1,320
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 13.02%
Wants: 143
Gots: 169 | FT: 3
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Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
13 Ingredients:
Malts: Harrington, Klages, Munich, Hugh Baird Brown, Carastan 13-17, Crystal 70-80, Crystal 135-165 & Beeston Chocolate.
Hops: Perle and Sterling.
Specialty: Hazelnut Nectar.
Yeast & Water: Rogue's Pacman Yeast & Free Range Coastal Water.

14 Plato
33 IBU
73.6 AA
36 L

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 08-27-2001)
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chrisgn

Massachusetts

3.1/5  rDev -23.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2 | overall: 3.5

22oz bomber poured into a BN Army pint glass.

A- Opaque brown color. Very little carbonation and foamy white head with poor retention and lacing.

S- sweet malty character and hazelnut.

T- Roasty malt flavor and hazelnut definitely comes through. This beer is hindered from the fact that it is very flat. No date on the bottle so I cant tell if it is old, but it might be.

M- Very thin, little carbonation.

D- Easy drinking brown ale. Not high in alcohol or strong flavor, but flavor doesn't leave me wanting more. I actually thought I dumping out the rest of the bottle.

Notes: Judging from the high reviews this beer has gotten I am guessing I got an old bottle. Does anyone know when this beer is brewed so I can get a fresh bottle?

Serving type: bottle

10-04-2010 00:16:22 | More by chrisgn
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ultima1080

Arkansas

4.33/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - Dark brown, with a hint of red, with a creamy head.

S - Has a distinct nutty smell, mostly hazelnut, also prevalent is a malty smell, along with a very subtle chocolate smell

T - Very noticeable hazelnut taste, along with some bitterness from the hops. Somewhat sweet, but it balances out well.

M - Somewhat thick, but well carbonated; slightly creamy feel.

D - Easy to drink due to great flavor, aroma and mouth.

A unique and very enjoyable brew. I really like hazelnut and the flavor definitely makes this brew stand out.

Serving type: bottle

09-26-2010 18:12:57 | More by ultima1080
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misterhilleke

Tennessee

4.45/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A = color of the bottle only lighter with more red and a 1" beige head

S = grandmother's biscuits (not sure why), expected nuttiness with some hazelnut mixed in there, almost buttery toffee type smell

T = taste is similar to smell, the closest match between the two i've experienced thus far; butter, caramel, toffee, definite hazelnut, perfect sweetness

M = healthy amount of carbonation; otherwise, a smooth creamy brown ale

D = big fan! well-balanced, just the right amount of hazelnut, had it with homemade chocolate ice cream and it was like drinking Nutella

Serving type: bottle

09-26-2010 06:07:51 | More by misterhilleke
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SamuelJackson45

Pennsylvania

4.43/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A- A medium brown look.

S- smell of chocolate from the malts and Hazelnut with a hop present in the background.

T- Taste of chocolate and hazelnut with mild hops in the background.

M- smooth very refreshing of hazelnut and chocolate linger through out the sip.

D- Very good beer maybe not good for people that don't like hazelnut. But since I like the taste of hazelnut this works great for me.

Cheers..

Serving type: bottle

09-24-2010 17:23:38 | More by SamuelJackson45
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msmezher

California

4.43/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Brown Nectar is one of those beers I get excited about no matter how many times I've had it, and whether it's coming to me from a bottle or on-tap. Every time I have this beer it's like a pick-me-up, my mood goes from whatever to great in a matter of sips. Strong hazelnut flavor, from a rich translucent brown body with medium carbonation and foamy head. I highly recommend drinking Brown Nectar in a bathtub or in the hot sun, highly refreshing, crisp, sweet, nutty taste. From my experience this seems to be the case with Rogue, they don't make any crazy zany beers of experimental styles or in the hazy realm of deep palate tasting notes. Rogue makes good-ass beers, in whatever department they chose. They may not be the craziest, or the finest, but DAMMIT they're the beerest (coining that phrase, btw.)

Serving type: on-tap

09-24-2010 09:48:34 | More by msmezher
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Spider889

Ohio

4.3/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Every time I try this beer I am reminded that I really should just buy a few bombers to have around...

Nice dark drown with a small creamy head. Smells of sweet caramel and chocolate, dry nutty malts, and definitely some hazelnut as well.

The taste is of roasted malt, lots of nice hoppy bitterness edging in, and the aftertaste is all super sweet hazelnut.

Nice and creamy, medium bodied and well carbonated. Very drinkable so long as you want a nice sweet brew. Certainly one of the best brown ales around.

Serving type: on-tap

09-22-2010 04:42:00 | More by Spider889
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Jacobpaul81

Indiana

3.78/5  rDev -7.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance 4.0
Poured a dark mahogany color. Almost zero head.

Aroma 4.0
The hazelnut and coffee scent is quite strong. Smells more like coffee than beer. Slight scent of roasted grain but my senses are overwhelmed by the hazelnut.

Taste 3.5/4.0
At first sip, there's a mixed roasted nut flavor at the center-point. Very nice and what I expect from the nut brown style. As it sits on the tongue, the nuts give way to a very strong hazelnut, caramel and bitter chocolate flavor which is very coffee-like in it's aftertaste.

Mouthfeel 4.0
Nice thickness, not to thin, not to thick. Right on with the brown ale style. I found the aroma very strong, even while in the mouth.

Drinkability 4.0
Very drinkable. Not too sweet, not too thin or thick, very rich flavored. Not your traditional brown ale, but it's something you won't find from other nut browns. Very solid beer from Rogue.

Serving type: bottle

09-19-2010 19:27:36 | More by Jacobpaul81
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ncredible1

Arizona

4.58/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

22 oz bomber poured into pint glass

A - Deep mahogany and woody brown with minimal head and almost no lacing.

S - Tons of hazelnut, coffee, and toasted grains. Highly inviting.

T - Begins with plenty of nuttiness and roasted malts. An avalanche of crunchy hazelnut envelops the palate, followed by chocolate and some more coffee. Finishes smooth and clean, without much lingering flavor.

M - This is super smooth, with little to no aftertaste.

D - Goes down really easy, and before you know it, the bomber is gone.

This might be one of my favorite accessible brown ales of all time. With each and every sip, I just crave more until the bottle is finished. Great value and great taste for sure.

Serving type: bottle

09-18-2010 22:17:13 | More by ncredible1
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comfortablynumb1

California

4.05/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Been a while since I popped one of these. Thought this would be a good brew to kick off the football season. Lets go Dolphins...

Poured from a bomber into a Miami Dolphins pint glass...

A - Poures a deep brown with a one finger tan head. Decent amount of head retention for a brown...

S - Lots of nutty flavors. Besides that, the smell is very mild...

T - Nazelnut, and other nutty flavors, followed by the sweet taste of caramel and brown sugar. Ends with a hint of chocolate bitterness. Very tasty...

M - A nice creamy medium bodied mouthfull. This one is smooth...

D - One of the better browns I have tasted. Definitely something that is going to stay in my rotation...

Cheers...

Serving type: bottle

09-10-2010 21:46:01 | More by comfortablynumb1
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BeerNinja007

New Hampshire

3.98/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I had this on tap at Ramuntos in Lebanon NH last week, review transcribed from notes.

Deep clear reddish-brown brew, head is thin from the draft pour, and is completely bleach white. Albino headed brown ale, odd. Smell is nutty and brown, nothing surprising here. Brown sugar and a bit of smoke. Feel is a good balance between crisp carbo and creamy moderately-thick body. Taste follows right from the smell, nutty and toasty and brown. A little lemony hop keeps it honest. Finishes with burnt brown sugar and hop that lingers for a long time.

I don't like most brown ales because they typically have a sticky starchy sweetness. But thankfully this isn't like that, it's more crisp.

Serving type: on-tap

09-04-2010 15:51:25 | More by BeerNinja007
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ffejherb

Pennsylvania

3.95/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at Al's of Hampden on 9/2/10.

A - Copper brown body with half an inch of creamy beige head that reduced to a swirly patch and thin ring of retention, leaving no lace around the glass at all.

S - Initial aroma is quite malty and nutty (obviously) overall with a blend of hazelnut, toffee, butterscotch and rich caramel notes.

T - Like the aroma, the flavor is quite nutty but also sweet and not astringent. Lots of rich toffee, caramel and sweet malty notes are at the forefront, while a very light floral hop character develops in the backend. Finish is bittersweet with a hint of earthiness.

M - Medium bodied with a slight oily texture and quite a bit of bristle due to the carbonation being on the lively side of the spectrum for the style. Finishes sweet on the palate with a light hop bite.

D - Very good brown ale with a dominant nutty character and sweet flavor accented with a mild hop punch. Good stuff.

Serving type: on-tap

09-03-2010 20:18:46 | More by ffejherb
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david131

California

4.1/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A- A clear, deep red/orange liquid with a thin but creamy light brown head.

S- Hazelnuts, caramel, and honey. Rather aromatic. Smells sweet and unique.

T- Hazelnut, toasted malts, and a bit of the unique Rogue flavor. Not as sweet as the aroma indicated.

M- A bit of nice carbonation bite with a clean finish.

D- A nice take on the style. The hazelnut aspect brings is a welcome addition to a brown ale. It is tasty, but a bomber seems to be a bit much- at least tonight.

Serving type: bottle

09-02-2010 03:00:40 | More by david131
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vette2006c5r

South Dakota

4.33/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Hazelnut brown nectar poured a dark amber color, with almost no head. It smelt of pure liquified hazelnut. THe taste was rather similar; very strong hazlenut flavor, was expecting a much stronger ale flavor. Easy to drink, and very unquie, a one of a kind. Overall a pretty good, never had anything like it. Worth a try.

Serving type: bottle

09-02-2010 00:16:30 | More by vette2006c5r
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FeDUBBELFIST

Pennsylvania

4.43/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Bomber to pint glass with no date or batch number as expected.

A: Pours with a huge 4 finger light brown colored moussey/foamy head. The head becomes rocky when numerous deep pockets of air are created as the head recedes at an average pace. The body is a medium dark amber-brown color with crimson highlights. Fair to good lacing.

S & T: Heavy malts in descending order: toasted nuts, caramel and chocolate. I find that the amount of hazelnut aroma (and flavor for that matter) is a perfectly controlled addition and highly suitable for a brown ale. (I don't like hazelnut in much else.) Even on the nose, a light lactose quality foreshadows what becomes evident on the palate. The flavor duration is long. The sweetness is moderate yet restrained and applaudable. Hardly bitter. Nice job Rogue.

M: The medium-full body produces one of the smoothest, creamiest mouthfeels that I've experienced in a brown ale. I'm not sure that this is to a fault even though the carbonation is softer than I prefer. Any more effervescence would have interfered with the gentle mouthfeel, and any less would be flirting with flat. I'm conflicted because I know there is room for improvement but I can't offer a suggestion.

D: Superb drinkability. Order one to accompany your last course or to *replace* your last course.

Serving type: bottle

08-28-2010 13:26:51 | More by FeDUBBELFIST
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xnicknj

Pennsylvania

4.4/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

22 oz bomber poured into pint glass

A - Deep mahogany and woody brown with minimal head and almost no lacing.

S - Tons of hazelnut, coffee, and toasted grains. Highly inviting.

T - Begins with plenty of nuttiness and roasted malts. An avalanche of crunchy hazelnut envelops the palate, followed by chocolate and some more coffee. Finishes smooth and clean, without much lingering flavor.

M - This is super smooth, with little to no aftertaste.

D - Goes down really easy, and before you know it, the bomber is gone.

This might be one of my favorite accessible brown ales of all time. With each and every sip, I just crave more until the bottle is finished. Great value and great taste for sure.

Serving type: bottle

08-26-2010 02:00:53 | More by xnicknj
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sophisticated

Michigan

3.8/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Interesting! I like hazelnut, and this was a hazelnut flavored brown ale!

Appearance: brown, cloudy, with amber highlights. Small light brown head, some lacing.

Smell: extremely mild. At first i got some hops, but as it warmed the hazelnut was the dominant smell.

Taste: sweet. Malty, nutty, and yes, hazelnut. The hazelnut was the strongest flavor but in my opinion did not dominate it. It blended together to be a tasty, unique-flavored brown ale.

MF/D: medium to full-bodied. A good tasty drink, but 1 glass was enough. A little too sweet to have a ton of, but a good brown ale. I might like this better in colder weather or with dessert.

Serving type: bottle

08-25-2010 04:01:43 | More by sophisticated
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ThaBobfather

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance is a light brown color with a beige head.
Initial hazelnut in the nose with a light brewing spice throughout the aroma.
Starts off malty through the majority of the flavor with a spiced ending.
Solid hazel aftertaste, with malt, very short
Very easy drinker, maybe a little heavy for warm weather

Serving type: bottle

08-25-2010 00:46:17 | More by ThaBobfather
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nickadams2

New York

4.33/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A_Pours dark brown with a creamy white head that quickly dissipates leaving a thin creamy ring and thick lacing.

S_Mostly hazelnut with notes of brown sugar and malt.Not a very strong nose.

T_Very clean hazelnut flavor.Carmel and brown sugar. Very nutty and cream. Solid brown.

M_Medium/full bodied. Creamy.

D_Perfect brown ale. Could drink well into the night.

Serving type: bottle

08-23-2010 23:52:15 | More by nickadams2
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StephenRich

Ontario (Canada)

3.78/5  rDev -7.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

In my opinion the Rogue Brewery is one of the staple American craft breweries who have helped bring real flavor into this world of bland commercial beer, and pushed the boundaries of what is possible. Since 1989, or really 1988 (in a basement) Rogue has been crafting honorable beers and creating new and exciting examples in Newport Oregon. Rogue's beers are responsible for over 300 awards since opening, and with good reason.

I reviewed their XS Imperial IPA, which is one of their more limited and special edition brews, and also one of my favorites. But Rogue brews more than 25 regularly available beers! Thats incredible! One that we often have at the LCBO, and was one of the first to grace my lips is the Hazelnut Brown Nectar. And to tell you the truth, its been a while since I've had one, so I took advantage of the sunny day and walked to the LCBO Queens Quay to grab one.

One of my favorite things about Rogue is the way they label their bottles. Each bottle clearly indicates the ingredients used, brief tasting notes, food pairing suggestions, some of the brewing specifications, and also who the beer has been dedicated to. For the Hazelnut Brown Nectar:

Ingredients: Malts; Harrington, Klages, Munich, Hugh Baird Brown, Carastan 13-17, Crystal 70-80, Crystal 135-165 and Beeston Chocolate. Hops; Perle and Sterling. Specialty; Hazelnut Nectar. Yeast and Water; Rogue's Pacman Ale Yeast and Free Range Coastal Water.

Tasting Notes: A nutty twist to a traditional European Brown Ale. Dark brown in color with a hazelnut aroma, a rich nutty flavor and a smooth malty finish.

Food Pairing Suggestions: Pork or Beef.

Brewing Specifications: Brown Ale, 12 degrees PLATO, 28 IBU, 75 AA, 9.8 degrees Lovibond, 6.2% abv.

Dedication: Dedicated to the homebrewer in each of us! The homebrewer who inspired this creation is Chris Studach, a friend of Rogue's resident wizard John Maier, who added a Northwest twist to the classic style by adding hazelnuts for the host homebrew at the 1993 American Homebrewers Association convention. Chris put the nut in nut brown!

Serve the Hazelnut Brown Nectar cool around 8C (45F). It is only 6.2%, so not rich enough to warrant cellar temperature, and the initial cold helps create a quenching and refreshing beer. It smoothly pours a rich amber brown beer with chestnut and almond browns shimmering in it. It is deep and wide showing a glimmer of dark gold, or even copper. A nice fluffy one and a half inch tan to cream colored head rises easily from the beer and holds its own very well.

The aroma is soft and soothing with light creamy nuts, cereal grains, and a complexity of many sweet malts which comes through as silky sweet and gently aromatic. The lightest touch of hops exist here also to give some balance to a malty sweet but creamy nose. Hazelnut cream is lightly noted also.

Gentle sweet malts open your palate easily with warm toasty and roasted malts and the mellow sweet sensation of nuts. The nuts come in gently bringing a smooth creamy mouthfeel, but moderate carbonation makes it very quick. I do wish this beer was less carbonated to let its natural smooth texture become more profound. Mild bitterness comes in the sides from both chocolate malts and hops - the malt lends some smooth bitter chocolate notes and the hops bring a clean and fresh aromatic palate-cleansing feel.

The beer is very clean and fresh and obviously brewed with expertise; the finish is exceptionally quenching with soft nuts again and chewy malts. There are no traces of alcohol or off flavors here, and overall you are left with a satisfying nut brown which is excellent on its own or with meaty dinner dishes. I actually love this beer in the summer in the sun. It is great with a picnic filled with hearty sandwiches, dark breads, cheeses and fruit.

Serving type: bottle

08-22-2010 23:57:51 | More by StephenRich
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Transatlantic

Tennessee

4.58/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

A - Pours a nice hazy brown color with a creamy inch head that dissipates with time. Lacing is pretty good as well.

S - Nutty, caramel, burnt sugar...can't say i'm smelling the hazelnut though.
Edit - But after first taste, the hazelnut shoots all through your nasal passages.

T - Very nutty, very caramel like, very sweet. There is a slight hop bitterness towards the back of the mouth, but it isn't very powerful. The hazelnut smell really kicks in through the nose.

M - Medium bodied, tastes stick to you very well.

D - This is overwhelmingly drinkable. If they weren't as costly as they are, i'd be downing these more often.

Serving type: bottle

08-21-2010 21:18:04 | More by Transatlantic
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bogus564

New Jersey

4.13/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Enjoyed in a large bottle at a local watering hole...

As I progress in my beer journey, I tend to learn a lot of things. A new thing I've learned is that where you are and who you're drinking with can have an effect on your enjoyment of a particular beer. It may taste better or worse based on your drinking buddy's opinion. Stay true to what you're thinking and feeling.

As you'd expect from a brown ale, it's delightfully dark brown in color. Surprisingly, it produced almost no head. Just because one characteristic doesn't meet your expections, it doesn't mean that the others won't. On to the smell test.

See? It smells great. The caramel scent comes in first, followed by hops, coffee and a nutty smell (I'd guess hazelnut). Oh, what a grand and glorious reviewer I've become...

On the bottle, fourteen different ingredients are claimed. Based on what I tasted, I certainly believe it. The combination of Pacman yeast and Perle, Sterling & Rogue Hopyard Williamette hops alone produce a terrific team of flavors that hit the tongue and palate nicely. There's your caramel flavor at first, then there's the hoppiness, then coffee and nuttiness. Very nice beer.

Mouthfeel is good - it's medium-bodied, with light carbonation and a reasonable finish. There's also a caramel aftertaste, which I rather enjoyed.

Go easy on this one - it's 6.2% ABV in a very big bottle. Good for a dinner party, especially if your dinner consists of beef.

Serving type: bottle

08-19-2010 21:39:19 | More by bogus564
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hughesm4

Ohio

4.43/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

On tap at Rogues Brewery.
a-poured at dark amber in color with a slight head that laced along the side of the glass.
s-holy cow! how many hazelnuts are in this beer? You now exactly what you are about to get into and your nose is just teasing your mouth.
t-initially tastes of nuts, switching to a sweet taste as the beer hits the back of your throat.
m/d-leaves a full feeling sweetness in your mouth that just leaves you wanting more. thoroughly enjoyed this beer, unfortunately so did my wife and she drank the majority of it. I recommend this beer to anyone.

Serving type: on-tap

08-19-2010 01:06:11 | More by hughesm4
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foogerd

New York

4.28/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A-dark brownish reddish with a khaki head
S-smells like whole wheat bread straight out of the toaster with brown sugar and nuts sprinkled on top
T- this is a malt explosion, oatmeal nuts vanilla ice cream and milk chocolate all meld together to create a tasty desert beer
M- thick smooth brew rolls over the tongue a wonderful feeling
D- i went through a bomber in 20 min wish i bought another one im certain ill be picking this up again. Go out and buy this one!
A great brew which people should be paying more attention to.

Serving type: bottle

08-18-2010 01:23:47 | More by foogerd
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Gosox8787

New Hampshire

4.33/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4.5

Presentation: Bomber bottle poured into a Sam Adams pint glass. Served slightly chilled.

Appearance: Deep medium brown with some nice ruby red highlights. One finger beige head with some decent retention.

Aroma: Hazelnut and roasted malt. There's some sweetness that balance the nuttiness and the slight smoky char really well.

Taste: Hazelnuts (obviously) and some nice light some notes. As in the aroma, nice balance of sweetness and nuttiness. Some astrigent flavors near the end, but a nice clean finish.

Mouthfeel: Creamy with medium body, but the bottle I'm drinking is a little flat.

Drinkability: With the moderate ABV and nice clean flavors, I find this to be really enjoyable to have a couple of. Definitely does not meet the definition for sessionable, but I think I could have a lot of these in one sitting.

Overall, I find Rogue can be a little hit or miss, but I really like this beer. Definitely one of my new favorite brown ales. Definitely glad I picked one up.

Serving type: bottle

08-18-2010 01:20:11 | More by Gosox8787
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CampusCrew

Florida

4.33/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

had this at the huge kickbacks dinner in Jacksonville, FL. I took some notes but mostly doing this from memory.
Appearance: dark brown in color, and nice lacing
Smell: loads of sweet bread aromas,
Taste: smooth medium body with loads of sweet nutty flavors.

Serving type: on-tap

08-17-2010 17:19:06 | More by CampusCrew
Hazelnut Brown Nectar from Rogue Ales
91 out of 100 based on 3,069 ratings.