Mocha Porter | Rogue Ales

BA SCORE
87
very good
2,889 Ratings
Mocha PorterMocha Porter
BEER INFO

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

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.60%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 02-16-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
2,889
Reviews:
1,368
Avg:
3.88
pDev:
11.6%
 
 
Wants:
126
Gots:
404
For Trade:
3
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 2,889 |  Reviews: 1,368
Photo of TheBen5
4.5/5  rDev +16%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of yesterdayfaraway
3.53/5  rDev -9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

It's black with one finger of head that dissapates fast. It does smell like a stout, roastiness and coffee, but both faint. The first thing I noticed was how think and light it is. The flavors are lacking, just not much there. I will not buy again.

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Photo of gregcordle
3.75/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of SCproUA
4.13/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Refloosh
3.74/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Arthuros
3.97/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A decent porter. Not that much mocha, all in all. But a porter, a good, classic one.

Nose has hints of coffee, but not more so than Anchor or similar ones.
Taste is what you'd expect, with a alight charred malt flavor, hints of caramel, chocolate, coffee.
Little carbonation, makes for a smooth beer.
Thin beige head, sticks around.

A good beer, I personally like Viven and such better, but still really good.

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Photo of cvengeance
3.58/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of SayBoom
4.03/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of couchsitta
4.1/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Photo of FBGordon
3.49/5  rDev -10.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Honeybourne
4/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of Troy-Hawaii
3.5/5  rDev -9.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Bought from Bev Mart $2.69 12 ounce. Dark color, thick mouthfeel, smooth but weak in taste. I was expecting a bolder taste from it so maybe my expectations were too high. It's a fine beer, but I would prefer a more pronounced tasting porter.

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Photo of Billbraski
4.06/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Gemini6
3.94/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of mightyyt
3.78/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

My first beer review, also first experience in memory with a porter. May update the review as I gain experience with this style of beer...

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Photo of Seabass1964
3.31/5  rDev -14.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Futbolmanby
3.99/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Trentt2
3.89/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Loveyourbeer
3.53/5  rDev -9%
look: 4 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of psmith161
3.46/5  rDev -10.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Waveoff
3.55/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of archero
3.75/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of iampgr4
4/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of phrimplepoot
3.88/5  rDev 0%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

This is a very interesting beer. I've never had a mocha porter, so maybe it's just new to me. Much drier than I'm accustomed to in a porter. Overall came together higher than individual ratings. As a result of being slightly drier the chocolate takes on a cocoa powder property. Unique.

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Photo of Lsmith316
4.26/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Mocha Porter from Rogue Ales
3.88 out of 5 based on 2,889 ratings.
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