1. Extreme Beer Fest. March 20 & 21, 2015 in Boston, Mass. Join us!
  2. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  3. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Yogi Spiced Amber - Rogness Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Yogi Spiced AmberYogi Spiced Amber

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
81
good

38 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 38
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 3.53
pDev: 13.31%
Wants: 3
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Rogness Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Herbed / Spiced Beer |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Mora2000 on 07-18-2012)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50  | next › last »
Ratings: 38 | Reviews: 9 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of wstitzel
2.84/5  rDev -19.5%

wstitzel, Sep 28, 2014
Photo of allengarvin
3.83/5  rDev +8.5%

A: 3.75 - Very dark amber beer with a light but frothy head.
S: 3.5 - Sweet caramel malt mostly. I thought I caught a whiff of spiciness, but I couldn't smell it twice.
T: 4.0 - Like the smell, a strong initial sweetness with some notes of cocoa, followed by some interesting spiciness, though I can't identify it at all--it's an interesting bitter flavor with a little tartness, a tad vegetal. (oh, just looked at bottle and I see it identifies them. I don't get the saigon cinnamon (which is usually super cinnamony) , but the cardamom makes sense, as does the pepper, and the pepper detectable. I'm bumping up my initial flavor because it's a blend that's more than the sum of the parts.)
M: 3.75 - Soft texture, creamy
O: 4.0 - Very interesting beer, though one I'm unlikely to buy again.

Weighting (percentages): 20, 20, 40, 5, 15. Avg: 3.83

allengarvin, Sep 09, 2014
Photo of Big_Dave
3/5  rDev -15%

Big_Dave, Aug 14, 2014
Photo of msanborn
3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

msanborn, Aug 11, 2014
Photo of BDeibs
2.75/5  rDev -22.1%

BDeibs, Aug 03, 2014
Photo of GRG1313
3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

GRG1313, Aug 03, 2014
Photo of July2Nov
3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

July2Nov, May 21, 2014
Photo of Michaeldmanley
3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

Michaeldmanley, Mar 21, 2014
Photo of Karibourgeois
2/5  rDev -43.3%

Karibourgeois, Mar 09, 2014
Photo of archero
3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

archero, Jan 29, 2014
Photo of utfiero
3.25/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Aroma- gingerbread. Slight head.

Color- clear amber.

Taste- an interesting spiced amber. Reminds us of a spiced winter warmer with a gingerbread cookie. Starts spicy with cloves dominating the beginning with mellowing cinnamon sweetness like cinnamon toast with a faint hoppiness in the finish. Label says it's brewed with saigon cinnamon, ginger, clove, cardamom, and black pepper. 39 IBUs

Tested on 1/25/14. Poured from 650 ml bottle into a Liefmans Goudenband glass (my preferred all purpose beer tasting glass).

utfiero, Jan 25, 2014
Photo of Can_has_beer
3.88/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

From a bomber

A- Murky amber with a white head. It looks a lot like apple cider

S- Love this! Lots of cinnamon, clove, nutmeg and allspice.

T- I really like this. It is very spicey, with notes of cinnamon, clove and nutmeg. It would make a nice holiday beer. The beer gets a tad bitter at the end.

M- Decent, good carbonation. Slightly astringent.

O- Awesome! I don't find too many spiced beers that are pale; usually can only find spiced stouts. This tastes great, reminds me of Pumpkinator's little brother. I would definitely get this again.

Can_has_beer, Jan 25, 2014
Photo of jdwilliamson79
3.72/5  rDev +5.4%

jdwilliamson79, Jan 13, 2014
Photo of greenspointexas
3/5  rDev -15%

greenspointexas, Dec 14, 2013
Photo of fourstringer
3.48/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a bomber into a Samuel Smith pint glass with a moderate hand. This bad boy survived the flight back from Dallas in the suitcase, despite TSA's best efforts to disrupt my well-engineered anti-shock system (read: wrapped in underwear). No date. First sampling from this brewer... Ever! [Confetti]

A: Pleasant chestnut amber with good clarity. 1-2 fingers of off-white head with good retention. Scant lacing.

S: The spices are definitely there. Clove. Is that an actual clove lodged in my nostril? Traces of cardamom. Green pepper corns. Quite herbal. Somewhat medicinal. Eucalyptus. Light bread notes as I get towards the bottom of the glass.

T: Surprising bitterness initially that carries throughout. An herbal dryness is fully established by mid-way. Very dry finish. A slight malt presence arises near the end. The spices are prominent (mostly clove, cinnamon, cardamom) and accentuate the bitterness. The lack of sweetness is distinct.

M: Moderate, rather smooth, carbonation. Body is fuller than the average amber and suits the beer well.

O: I like spices. I like spiced beers. Well, some of them. This one is pretty good. It is certainly amber in color, but the similarity between your garden-variety amber and this brew stops there. This is a dry, herbal concoction. I enjoyed the first pint, but I'd recommend sharing large bottle formats.

Prost!

fourstringer, Nov 21, 2013
Photo of JamLand
3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

JamLand, Nov 21, 2013
Photo of stampfler07
3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

stampfler07, Nov 02, 2013
Photo of brandon911
3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

brandon911, Sep 16, 2013
Photo of duff247
3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

duff247, Jul 18, 2013
Photo of LtColFrankSlade
3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

LtColFrankSlade, Jun 24, 2013
Photo of backphish
4/5  rDev +13.3%

backphish, Jun 10, 2013
Photo of jheezee
3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

jheezee, May 09, 2013
Photo of Gagnonsux
4/5  rDev +13.3%

Gagnonsux, Apr 26, 2013
Photo of gtermi
4/5  rDev +13.3%

gtermi, Apr 06, 2013
Photo of raffy313
3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

raffy313, Mar 29, 2013
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50  | next › last »
Yogi Spiced Amber from Rogness Brewing Company
81 out of 100 based on 38 ratings.