Rogue Farms Honey Kolsch
Rogue Ales

Rogue Farms Honey KolschRogue Farms Honey Kolsch
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Rogue Ales
Oregon, United States
Ranked #136
Ranked #23,294
3.7 | pDev: 12.7%
Dec 08, 2023
Jul 06, 2013
We grow bees. Taste the difference.

Ingredients: Rogue Farms Dare™ and Risk™ Malts; Wheat, DextraPils & Aciduated Malts; Rogue Hopyard Honey & Wild Flower Honey; Alluvial Hops; Free Range Coastal Water and Kolsch #2 Yeast.
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Reviewed by anotherpint from Arizona

3.38/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5
Obvious summer session beer. Bright amber color with slight wisps of foam. The nose is too subtle for me which is supposed to have floral notes based on wildflower honey. Maybe I'm off today but it seems overall mild and inoffensive. The hops and malts cut the innate sweetness. (Nothing like the fruit bomb of my Voodoo Ranger review.) Slurping I do detect some honey taste. This beer goes to a lot of trouble to be this frankly innocuous. (If your think this review is tough, read some reviews of their Dead Guy Whiskey. To sum up, $50 down the drain. Worst whiskey reviews ever.)

You know expensive products get the Cadillac aura, they seem better because they're so darn expensive. Apparently not with this $50, yes $50, whiskey.

However, the beer may deserve another try.
Dec 08, 2023
Rated: 4.1 by kickinsumaz from Tennessee

Oct 28, 2023
Rated: 3.75 by Timmmmaaayyy from Pennsylvania

Sep 16, 2023
Rated: 4 by Mriley_0221 from Kentucky

Jul 30, 2023
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Reviewed by Reidrover from Oregon

3.72/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75
Pint at the Westside Taphouse in West Salem Oregon.
Pours a slightly hazed yellow body.
Nice sized smooth creamy white head.
Aroma mostly of light malts. Simple.
Taste very simplistic but really nice after a scorcher of a day. Malts, crackerish. And the honey is very well done. Naturally, not over sweet. Nice.
Lovely drinkable mouth feel.
A nice simple hot weather beer
Jul 16, 2023
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Reviewed by Dustin015 from Maryland

3.38/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.25
L- Pours slightly hazy straw with little to no head into a 16 oz pint glass
S- Grain and yeast aroma upfront with slight neutral hop character
T- Mixture of floral and grain flavors with a slight tartness
F- Light bodied and pretty dry. Leaves a slight stickiness behind.
O- Drinkable but not outstanding. I probably would not buy this again for the price.
Jul 15, 2023
Rated: 4.47 by Beecham from California

Jul 02, 2023
Rated: 4.02 by rcw3i from Tennessee

Jul 02, 2023
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Reviewed by burnstar from Pennsylvania

3.99/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Pours a a clear, but just a little hazy, straw with some visible carbonation and a smallish head. Smell is light malt. A bit floral. Pleasant. Taste is sweet biscuity malt. Again a little floral. Quite pleasant again. Light bodied. It tastes like a good kolsch to me. Very solid for the style and a nice summer beer.
May 31, 2023
Rated: 3.71 by RalphStanley34 from French Polynesia

Dec 11, 2022
Rated: 4.24 by Mac_Cheesin from Maryland

Dec 02, 2022
Rated: 3.9 by jeffdr123 from Florida

Nov 01, 2022
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Reviewed by tone77 from Pennsylvania

3.74/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75
Poured from a 12 oz. can. Has a bright golden color with a 1/2 inch head. Smell is of honey, biscuit malts. Taste is the same as the aroma, somewhat sweet. Feels medium bodied in the mouth and overall is a very easy drinking beer that I would like to try during the summer.
Oct 30, 2022
Rated: 3.71 by wisegreensoul from Idaho

Oct 10, 2022
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Reviewed by stevoj from Idaho

3/5  rDev -18.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3
Tap at CopenRoss. Hazy golden pour with small tight, white head. Aroma is barely there, taste is light and bready, dry and chalky. Not enough hops to meet the badics style requirements
Oct 08, 2022
Rated: 3.25 by PopeGrundle from Texas

Aug 30, 2022
Rated: 3.43 by TP2MSU from Michigan

Aug 06, 2022
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Reviewed by Whyteboar from Michigan

4.16/5  rDev +12.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
Poured translucent, unfiltered looking in a soft apricot color and capped with a nearly white foam head that leaves copious lacing.
Aroma for my damaged nose was faint honey and something else- floral maybe?
The taste is a very pleasant Kolsch flavor with a touch more honey than most. Very slight biscuit malts and hops bitterness.
The feel was excellent, had to slow down the quaffing to determine what I was tasting.
OA, glad I had an excuse to get this, it’s better than I thought it would be.
Jul 16, 2022
Rated: 4.06 by Blogjackets from Ohio

Jul 16, 2022
Rated: 3.4 by Zaphog from Michigan

May 17, 2022
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