Rogue Farms 7 Hop IPA | Rogue Ales

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1,415 Ratings
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Rogue Farms 7 Hop IPARogue Farms 7 Hop IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Rogue Ales
Oregon, United States
rogue.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.77%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
In a bold collaboration with Mother Nature, we grow our own varieties of aroma hops at Rogue Farms in Independence, OR. We also string, stake, train, test, trim, separate, sort, kiln and cool them. Brewmaster John Maier meticulously selected and blended 7 varieties of our aroma hops to create the bold and balanced profile of our 7 Hop IPA.

Added by oberon on 01-24-2014

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,415
Reviews:
192
Avg:
3.91
pDev:
10.23%
 
 
Wants:
56
Gots:
476
For Trade:
1
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Photo of Erockss
4.03/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Chef74
4.17/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of alcohline_trip
3.87/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of TheHopsman
3.84/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of lovesatellite
4.8/5  rDev +22.8%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of ksimons
3.92/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A-a clear golden orange color with a thin layer of cream colored head

S-smells of honey, citrus, and pine

T-taste is of citrus, honey, and earthy hops

M-medium body, moderate carbonation

Overall a fairly decent IPA, easy to drink

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Photo of rjp217
3.75/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of unclekeith
3.67/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of 2beerdogs
3.77/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Raime
3.52/5  rDev -10%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of runondirt
3.67/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

rich aromas of muscato, oak and malt; thick-bodied, quite bitter and earthy, sagey and resiney; finish bitter and austere, though not unpleasant. a big contrast from Rogues 4 Hop IPA and fun to drink in parallel. I personally go with 4 Hop for the care-free juicy hoppiness.

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Photo of schoolboy
4.06/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This is a really good AIPA, but in a world full of them, it is better than many but inferior to many as well, and ..., just very good. (see the rest of review - on final review, it is outstanding).

It opens deep yellow. The head and foam are nice. The aroma is rich, malty and sweet. Not really hoppy!

The taste is bitter but balanced with some crazy malts. The multitude of hops seem to have blended well, mellowing themselves. It does continue to improve with warming too.

In general, this is a pretty malty AIPA, and that is the redeeming quality. It's bitter but malty and not at all a one dimensional hops bomb as the name would suggest. Recommended. On further review, it is outstanding..

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Photo of mrjbrown27
3.8/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of DrDemento456
4.12/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Glad to find this as a single for $2.50 can't stand Rogue's 8-10 dollar bombers pricing.

A - Burnt dark amber brown clear and super bubbly with a 1/2 inch of head that settles to a nice lace ring.
S - A bit subdued for a 7 hop beer mild citrus and pine hops smells pretty balanced with the malt base.
T - Wow this is actually quite good! The hop profile seems mended very well its almost like it has no bitterness but finishes crisp and clean. It reminds me of Founders Harvest ale.
M - As I stated it is clean and crisp hoppy but balanced and a nice clean finish.

Overall I have never really wanted to run out and get another beer by Rogue but this beer is so good I may just snag a few more next time I am at Carnivores!

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Photo of mrob22278
4.04/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of ScrewBud
3.74/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

L - Golden with thick foamy head
S - A little fruity and piney not as overwhelming as I hoped
T - Dank upfront which was nice
F - Nice and smooth
O - Going to buy another and update - packed a punch as well

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Photo of soupermirl
4.5/5  rDev +15.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Fantastic beer. Looks orange-ish, great head and nice lace around the glass. Beautiful color. Aroma is very hoppy, yum. Mostly floral followed by a little pine. Taste is fantastic. Forward balance hops and malt, not bitter. Great flavor. The mouth feel is full. Covers every portion of the tongue. Slight bitter on the end. Lovely. Bought 27 Feb 16, drank on 28 Feb 16.

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Photo of Maillard
4.08/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of harrisjohnson
4.2/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of mjpolzin
3.75/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Patinthebronx
4.38/5  rDev +12%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of zenwatts
4.03/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of IrishCowboyBend
4.06/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of jeremy3311
4/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of richj1970
3.94/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from 22 oz bomber into snifter. No visible bottle date.

A: Golden yellow with 1-2 finger dense white head with lasting retention and leaving some nice lacing.

S: Biscuit malts with a combination of piney and floral hops. Some bright citrus with grapefruit and tangerine.

T: Light caramel and biscuit malts with a complex mix of hop flavors. One minute a bit earthy and pine, and then citrus the next.

M: Medium body with average carbonation. Finish is lightly bitter and dry.

O: Refreshingly different IPA. Probably not something I would crave every day, but a nice beer none the less.

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Rogue Farms 7 Hop IPA from Rogue Ales
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