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Hazelnut Brown Nectar - Rogue Ales

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

3,133 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 3,133
Reviews: 1,322
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 13.02%
Wants: 146
Gots: 193 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Rogue Ales visit their website
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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Ratings: 3,133 | Reviews: 1,322 | Display Reviews Only:
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IPAchris

Pennsylvania

2.75/5  rDev -32.4%

11-30-2012 03:39:51 | More by IPAchris
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Lee_Hancock

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

11-30-2012 02:53:32 | More by Lee_Hancock
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cwreay90

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

11-29-2012 23:38:38 | More by cwreay90
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TerryB

Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

11-29-2012 22:27:55 | More by TerryB
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bpop23

Georgia

3/5  rDev -26.3%

11-29-2012 16:34:38 | More by bpop23
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davidhilgen

New Jersey

2/5  rDev -50.9%

11-28-2012 22:50:31 | More by davidhilgen
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ScottHeidrich119

Maine

3/5  rDev -26.3%

11-28-2012 04:42:40 | More by ScottHeidrich119
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Jpin86

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

11-27-2012 07:25:41 | More by Jpin86
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SDG1070

Ohio

4/5  rDev -1.7%

11-24-2012 15:31:34 | More by SDG1070
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SteeBfranchise


5/5  rDev +22.9%

11-24-2012 05:20:58 | More by SteeBfranchise
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macrosmatic

Florida

3.83/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Reviewed from notes. Poured from bomber into a TBBC pint glass.

A: Pours a somewhat dark brown with hints of red, with a thin white head and minimal visible carbonation.

S: Sweet, honey, some spices, some roasted malts, and an underlying dry fruity aroma that I can't quite place.

T: Brown malts, hints of cardboard, some nuttiness, and a general sweet character. Roasted honey flavors at the end.

M: Thin body but acceptable for style. Medium carbonation sensation, and a mild alcohol presence.

O: This is an OK beer, but nothing I'd seek out. I'm not a huge hazelnut fan in general though - I got this beer in a raffle - probably wouldn't have picked it out from a store.

Serving type: bottle

11-23-2012 12:01:51 | More by macrosmatic
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MarioM

California

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

11-23-2012 03:49:22 | More by MarioM
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Iowa

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

11-22-2012 04:28:34 | More by NoBeerLeftBehind
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Ontario (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

11-22-2012 03:30:00 | More by lolgreg
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South Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

11-21-2012 04:48:01 | More by cackalacky
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Washington

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

11-20-2012 21:41:31 | More by irishgreensoda
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3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

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simi46

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -1.7%

11-20-2012 02:41:43 | More by simi46
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Nzinger

Washington

4/5  rDev -1.7%

11-19-2012 06:37:14 | More by Nzinger
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JimGlonke

Illinois

4/5  rDev -1.7%

11-19-2012 02:11:22 | More by JimGlonke
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darksilklips


4.73/5  rDev +16.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Rogue hazelnut brown nectar is one of my favorite beers to date. I have tried this one twice, both times in bombers. Would love to see it on tap somewhere but haven't yet. I live in St. Louis, MO and have tried this beer both times as a store bought purchase.

I am a fan of dark beer, primarily stouts, but I love a good brown and this one is tasty and complex. The interesting thing is that the hazelnut flavor creeps up on you almost as an aftertaste, and lingers, becoming sweeter on the palate.

I taste a good deal of honey by the end. I assume this is where the word "nectar" makes its debut, as the beer finishes with a honeyed sweetness. It's not like mead, which is sharp and almost too sweet at times. The hazelnut tempers the nectar flavor, making it warm and cozy. It's a perfect beer for autumn or winter, at a nice old tavern with wood floors and a fire. If it were a color, it would be the color of teak beams lit up a sweet tan in the glinting rays of the setting sun.

It's a lovely experience, and one of which I think I would never tire.

Serving type: bottle

11-18-2012 22:20:31 | More by darksilklips
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rm9679

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -1.7%

11-18-2012 16:48:07 | More by rm9679
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olliegaff

North Dakota

3.5/5  rDev -14%

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Blueribbon666

Ohio

4/5  rDev -1.7%

11-17-2012 13:20:43 | More by Blueribbon666
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lazyjc22

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

11-17-2012 00:46:52 | More by lazyjc22
Hazelnut Brown Nectar from Rogue Ales
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