Double Chocolate Stout | Rogue Ales

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4.22/5
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Double Chocolate StoutDouble Chocolate Stout
BEER INFO

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

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.00%

Availability: Summer

Notes / Commercial Description:
10 Ingredients:
C120, Chocolate and Rogue Micro Barley Farm Risk™, Cascade and Rogue Micro Hopyard Revolution Hops, Rolled Oats, Honey, Natural Chocolate Flavoring, Rogue's Pacman Yeast and Free Range Coastal Water

22º PLATO
50 IBU
74 AA
135º Lovibond

Added by Brad007 on 08-03-2010

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#977
Reviews:
391
Ratings:
1,764
pDev:
10.19%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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Photo of brureview
4.12/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured a deep dark chocolate color with a 1F head into snifter.

A strong chocolate-coffee aroma from the head. This weakens within a few minutes,
but the aroma continues during the tasting.

Mouth feel- moderately carbonated.

The taste is dark chocolate, coffee, and light vanilla finished with a hoppy light bitterness.

Overall- an excellent imperial stout. However, I would have preferred the aroma to continue, and the pronounced chocolate-coffee taste to linger.

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4/5  rDev -5.2%

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4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -17.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -17.1%

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4/5  rDev -5.2%

Photo of Keith_R
4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

Photo of Nostrajonus
4.18/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.25

A-Pours pitch black with a moderate head that fades rather quickly. I didn't notice the lacing others spoke of, maybe something to do with the glass.

S-The smell is fantastic. Chocolate overwelms, while oatmeal and rich malts sit in the background. This definitely is close to the top of my chocolate stout list.

T- Like the smell, the chocolate stands out front...as it should. Very little flavor from the hops, also some subtle oatmeal sweetness Mmmmhm.

M- The texture and mouthfeel are not quite as full as they could be. It feels rather light compared to look smell and taste.

O- I will have this again. So, it is good. It has a much heavier chocolate flavor than their regular chocolate stout. It reminds me of the Rouge Voodoo Donut Chocolate Peanut Butter, Banana...minus all the extras. Good job Rouge.

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4/5  rDev -5.2%

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Double Chocolate Stout from Rogue Ales
Beer rating: 4.22 out of 5 with 1,764 ratings
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