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Rogue Farms Roguenbier Rye - Rogue Ales

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145 Ratings
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Ratings: 145
Reviews: 43
rAvg: 3.47
pDev: 14.99%
Wants: 5
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
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Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Roggenbier |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: JohnGalt1 on 11-17-2012)
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Reviews by buschbeer:
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buschbeer

Ohio

3.51/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

650ml bottle
Served in a mug

A - It has the appearance of iced tea except for the four inches of beige head on top.

S - I get some light rye notes and some bread.

T - I taste some rye, but it is more subdued that I expected. I get some caramel malt.

M - Medium

O - I expected a ton of rye flavor. I thought is was sort of bland. It's cheap enough, but I do not foresee purchasing any more of it.

Serving type: bottle

05-19-2013 22:54:15 | More by buschbeer
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Howlader

Alberta (Canada)

3/5  rDev -13.5%

07-20-2014 07:23:09 | More by Howlader
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threedaggers

Kentucky

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

07-12-2014 14:03:52 | More by threedaggers
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K-J

Pennsylvania

1.25/5  rDev -64%

07-06-2014 13:52:11 | More by K-J
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mrcraft

California

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

06-22-2014 05:09:17 | More by mrcraft
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KevMo84

California

4/5  rDev +15.3%

06-08-2014 07:23:54 | More by KevMo84
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Bandi

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

05-25-2014 03:56:47 | More by Bandi
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PBRmeasap1980

Indiana

3.86/5  rDev +11.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A- Dark brown pour. Almost a brown ale look.
S- Malt, roasted grains
T- Mellow and smooth. All the flavor seems to be on the front end for my. Falls off on the back. Tastes of roasted grains
M- Smooth and on the mid to fuller side.
O- This is very good and smooth, but I wish there were a little more flavor.

Serving type: bottle

05-25-2014 03:02:52 | More by PBRmeasap1980
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Colorado

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

05-22-2014 17:54:46 | More by afsdan
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atrocity

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

05-07-2014 12:30:41 | More by atrocity
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jmkoscie

Ontario (Canada)

3/5  rDev -13.5%

04-27-2014 02:53:12 | More by jmkoscie
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joeseppy

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

04-13-2014 23:50:30 | More by joeseppy
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sansho

California

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

04-11-2014 02:54:02 | More by sansho
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superdoopersauce

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

04-05-2014 00:36:44 | More by superdoopersauce
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Brenden

Ohio

3.6/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

From a fresh growler this beer is a mostly clear reddish-orange-brown, translucent due not to haze but color. The tan head reaches one finger and is sparsely bubbled at first but settles to display a good density. Webby spotting is sticky on the glass.
Not being completely new to the style but not particularly familiar either, this one takes some work to sort out. It has a bit of earthy smoke in the grainy malts that isn't woody, per se, even more interesting since a distinct woody notes comes out separately. Malts are thickly bready, and there are some dark fruits, though it's also peppery. It gets pretty herbal underneath.
The flavor doesn't deviate much, though it changes the order of things a bit. Both pepper and dark, grainy breads come out up front, dark fruits as well as a hint of banana not far behind. A touch of steely mineral runs underneath. I get some leaf attesting to a hops and a bit of tartness in the finish. The light smokiness remains a constant below it all.
It's a bit too heavily carbonated in a medium body. It gets crisp but can't fully achieve a firm bite before the carbonation gives way to a smoother undertone. It thins out some in the end after it gets a little tinny.

Serving type: growler

03-21-2014 20:42:33 | More by Brenden
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Nebraska

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

03-11-2014 05:58:47 | More by 2Cents
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dexterk1

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

03-09-2014 01:46:43 | More by dexterk1
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mattmarka1

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

02-28-2014 02:58:39 | More by mattmarka1
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Chucker17

South Dakota

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

02-24-2014 00:24:49 | More by Chucker17
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TheMultiYeast

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

02-19-2014 02:07:20 | More by TheMultiYeast
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Kendo

New York

3.43/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

A: Poured from the bottle into a Duvel tulip glass. Body is hazy brown with a small greyish head on top. Some lace on the glass.

S: Mild brown bread, earthy hops and rye spice.

T: Brown bread, a touch of smoke and modest rye spiciness. A bit mediciney and phenolic with some cardboard as well. Finishes with some tannic bitterness.

M: Light-to-medium bodied, modest carbonation. Feels a bit watery.

O: I don't know much about this style, but this version doesn't impress.

Serving type: bottle

02-15-2014 23:42:11 | More by Kendo
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swierczt

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +15.3%

02-11-2014 00:57:19 | More by swierczt
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New York

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

01-18-2014 04:20:23 | More by TechBrew
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JF1917

Georgia

4/5  rDev +15.3%

01-13-2014 23:38:52 | More by JF1917
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Iowa

3/5  rDev -13.5%

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Rogue Farms Roguenbier Rye from Rogue Ales
79 out of 100 based on 145 ratings.