Chocolate Stout | Rogue Ales

BA SCORE
93
outstanding
4,201 Ratings
Chocolate StoutChocolate Stout
BEER INFO

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

Style: American Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
12 Ingredients:
Great Western 2-Row, Crystal 135- 165, Chocolate & Rogue Micro Barley Farm DareTM & RiskTM Malts; Rogue Micro Hopyard Revolution & Rebel Hops, Rolled Oats, Roasted Barley, Natural Chocolate Flavoring, Free Range Coastal Waters & Pacman Yeast.

15º PLATO
69 IBU
77 AA
135º Lovibond

Added by BeerAdvocate on 07-30-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
4,201
Reviews:
1,913
Avg:
4.19
pDev:
12.17%
 
 
Wants:
448
Gots:
613
For Trade:
5
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 4,201 |  Reviews: 1,913
Photo of Bunman3
4.06/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Dakin
3.77/5  rDev -10%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Look: Dark brown with a sliver of a tan head.

Smell: Chocolate, roasted marshmallow, hops. Smells great!

Taste: Bitter chocolate, hops. Pretty bitter. Not too bad.

Feel: Medium mouth feel. Not much carbonation.

Overall: It's OK. Really don't understand the 99 rating. Just average. A little too bitter for me. 7.5/10.

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Photo of dog13garcia
4.58/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Amazing look, great head, very dark. The flavor is great i love the overwhelming chocolate flavor and lingering taste in the back of your mouth. There is a slight bitterness at the end but the sweetness comes through.

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Photo of petewheeler
4.25/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of mpenske
3.75/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of DaveCash
3.97/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of reebtaerG
4.09/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of muswellbeerbelly
3.5/5  rDev -16.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of k47k
3.91/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of AuntBea
4.19/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Leif_Eriksson
4.04/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Look: dark, 45+srm. Creamy, healthy head.

Nose: cocoa, chocolate, malt, smoke

Taste: the chocolate comes through like a dark, bitter chocolate, which produces a drier tasting beer. Some smoke.

Delicious.

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Photo of madelf66
4.24/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of SD_Transplant
3.49/5  rDev -16.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of MGibbons
4.15/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of mmorris15
4/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Cabindan
2.68/5  rDev -36%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Radcpa
3.6/5  rDev -14.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

For a dark beer it has a thin appearance and a very mild aroma. The chocolate taste is minimal to say the least. I think this it also tastes artificial.

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Photo of Seangrdn
3.4/5  rDev -18.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of thoglund
4.15/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of GDawgs34
3.51/5  rDev -16.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of jkhara12
4.13/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of bschmidt_37
4.26/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of HoodviewBrew
1.33/5  rDev -68.3%
look: 4 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 1

If I could give the taste 0 I would. Incredibly hoppy and estery for this type of beer. Zero chocolate taste that gives it its namesake. Bye-bye $8. It went down the drain.

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Photo of direwolf00
4.52/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of cdub70085
4.4/5  rDev +5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Chocolate Stout from Rogue Ales
4.19 out of 5 based on 4,201 ratings.
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