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Rogue Farms Honey Kolsch - Rogue Ales

Rogue Farms Honey KolschRogue Farms Honey Kolsch

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BA SCORE
84
good

121 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 121
Reviews: 26
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 10.96%


Brewed by:
Rogue Ales visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Kölsch |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: smakawhat on 07-06-2013)
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Reviews by JRed:
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JRed

New Jersey

3.73/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Bright golden in body with thin white head. Aroma of cereal grains, floral notes, and a touch of honey. Tastes of lemon-touched grains, floral notes, and a subtle undertone of honey. Light in body with medium carbonation. A dry Kolsch with a nice sweet note.

Serving type: bottle

11-16-2013 02:07:38 | More by JRed
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tommy5

Michigan

4/5  rDev +7%

04-17-2014 14:01:26 | More by tommy5
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wanderlust389

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -19.8%

04-05-2014 00:14:09 | More by wanderlust389
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tabhill

New York

4/5  rDev +7%

04-04-2014 00:26:23 | More by tabhill
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hreb

Washington

3.74/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

750mL bottle served in pint glass. Beer pours as yellow as the label, very pale, and nearly clear of haze. Medium white head that falls quickly. Immediate aroma of honey, sweetness. Flavor is super crisp and easy to drink. All the flavors here are really subtle and well balanced, if on the sweet side overall. A little bit of German hoppage and a finish of honey on the lips. Carbonation is moderate and just right for the style. But very little in either the grain bill or the hop load to distract. This could be the world's most indulgent lawnmower beer.

Serving type: bottle

03-15-2014 21:00:57 | More by hreb
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curtismontcalm

Alberta (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

03-13-2014 05:33:18 | More by curtismontcalm
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BigGold

Mississippi

3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

02-26-2014 02:29:33 | More by BigGold
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brutusmuktuk

Michigan

3.2/5  rDev -14.4%
look: 5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

Poured from a bottle a yellow hue with a foamy white head. I get lemon from the aroma, though I can’t quite tell if that’s it. Honey is very subtle in the flavor, with a honey consistency also coming off, to a slight extent, in the mouthfeel. Lemon again is the dominant flavor. The beer’s flavor is strongest in the middle, but somewhat weak at the beginning and end of he beer. There’s hardly any hops, and a touch of carbonation. Has a pleasant mouthfeel. Really, this is a pretty nice drinking beer that I wouldn’t mind having now and again.

Serving type: bottle

02-25-2014 01:09:41 | More by brutusmuktuk
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jkroese

Iowa

3.25/5  rDev -13.1%

02-24-2014 01:40:46 | More by jkroese
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dillon_1005

Wyoming

3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

02-22-2014 22:31:13 | More by dillon_1005
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ghowehattrick

North Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -13.1%

02-20-2014 01:02:10 | More by ghowehattrick
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TheBullsHorn

Florida

3.83/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

A delicate twist to a classic style. Well balanced crisp and toasty notes, complemented with fruit flavors present in this alt-style beer pair beautifully with Rogue's own home-grown hops and honey. The dry notes and almost european-like flavors from the hops combine really well to make a great American example of classic German beer style.

Serving type: bottle

02-14-2014 05:42:47 | More by TheBullsHorn
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VelvetExtract

Massachusetts

3.11/5  rDev -16.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

A-Pours a somewhat hazy, yellow color. A slight hat of white bubbles. Head leaves bubbly lacing speckles.

S-Aroma is soft. Grainy and sweet with The slightest whiff of tartness. A fruity component. Mild yeastiness.

T-Flavor isn't as sweet and I was dreading. The honey is well set. I find it to have a minute tartness. It's a bit floral, a-la honeysuckle. Also grainy and yeasty. Then more sweetness sets in sneakily.

M-Pretty crisp. Has more body than most of the style.

O/D-Mayb the bright. Painted bottle threw me off at first. Once I tried it, I found it to be pretty agreeable. I have no huge qualms with this average-at-best beer except for its ridiculous pricetag. $12 for a subtle flavored, low ABV ale. Rip-off.

Serving type: bottle

02-13-2014 00:55:23 | More by VelvetExtract
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Dave_Treat

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

02-08-2014 03:24:27 | More by Dave_Treat
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TheFoodAlchemist

Washington

3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

02-05-2014 05:23:54 | More by TheFoodAlchemist
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lesdemonsamaporte

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

02-03-2014 18:13:14 | More by lesdemonsamaporte
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UCLABrewN84

California

3.7/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Pours a hazy yellow with a foamy off-white head that settles to wisps of film on top of the beer. Tiny dots of lace form around the glass on the drink down. Smell is of malt, grain, grass, and white grape juice aromas. Taste is much the same with white grape juice and honey flavors on the finish. There is a very mild amount of hop bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a pretty good beer with a fruit forward presence in both the aroma and flavor that makes this one tasty and refreshing.

Serving type: bottle

02-03-2014 05:14:09 | More by UCLABrewN84
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Janeinma

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +7%

02-02-2014 19:48:19 | More by Janeinma
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wrightst

Maryland

4.75/5  rDev +27%

02-01-2014 13:31:32 | More by wrightst
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Rosstheboss

Iowa

3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

01-26-2014 05:30:32 | More by Rosstheboss
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SoCaliC8

California

4.25/5  rDev +13.6%

01-17-2014 11:09:52 | More by SoCaliC8
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Mullinger1980

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

01-16-2014 12:56:28 | More by Mullinger1980
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dandepoto

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

01-15-2014 12:40:28 | More by dandepoto
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ArmedsouthernEr

Mississippi

4/5  rDev +7%

01-04-2014 21:55:28 | More by ArmedsouthernEr
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ChrisKayler

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -13.1%

01-01-2014 05:20:20 | More by ChrisKayler
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Rogue Farms Honey Kolsch from Rogue Ales
84 out of 100 based on 121 ratings.