Brewed by Rogue Ales
Style: Kölsch
Newport, Oregon USA


on tap

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RATINGS: 134   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29/5   IBU: 26   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
Situated just across from 40 acres of Rogue hops, 119 colonies of bees were carefully kept and fed and the honey was uncapped, extracted, filtered, and finally infused into a refreshing Honey Kolsch ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrSilverworm (9107) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUL 4, 2015
Sample during Jungle Jim’s International Beerfest. End of the bottle. Hazy yellow color. Thin bubble white head. Decent ridge of lace. Bread, honey, crackers. Bigger floral character. Moderate-plus sweet taste. Light bitter. Light dry finish. Lighter to medium body. Lighter carbonation. Mild slick, then kinda dry in the finish. Reasonably smooth. An alright kolsch. Smooth, nice flavor. Very mild bite in the finish, though. Hint of stomach acid to it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
abcfan (857) - New Jersey, USA - MAY 25, 2015
Really enjoying this on a warm day. Pours golden yellow with a white head. Aroma is hay and honey. Easy drinking, smooth honey finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
trith1 (53) - - MAR 30, 2015
I've had this a month or so ago and there was no flavour. I'm calling foul on that bottle - and praising this one, honeys and delicate malts. Fantastic. I wasn't expecting such a turn around, but I'm glad I've gone again. Thanks Rogue, I'm still a believer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Butters (3991) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - MAR 8, 2015
Clear golden pour faint ring of white head. More honey on the nose than the flavor, which is surprisingly drier and more grassy bitter than expected. noble hop finish. Decent, but I wouldn’t really care to have one again. The sam adams honey queen was better.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mtdewa1 (441) - rome, New York, USA - FEB 7, 2015
Light cloudy yellow. Light apple honey aroma. Taste is honey, apple, orange and peach. Very light refreshing beer. Great for hot day.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
AtronSeige (1038) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - JAN 24, 2015
Aroma: Medium-light honey, grainy. Light pear. Light honey wax. Light spicy. Appearance: Hazy, dark straw body. Medium white head. Good retention. Some lacing. Flavour: Medium honey, grainy. Medium-light pear, Medium-light sweetness. Light bitterness. Light floral. Dry finish, lingering honey, grassy. Mouthfeel: Light body, medium-high carbonation. crisp. Overall: Very good! Easy drinking, well balanced. Need more! 750 ml bottle, poured. 23. Specialty Beer 6C. Kölsch

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
miyauchi38 (981) - chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 13, 2015
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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ryanhunter_4 (131) - La Crete, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 28, 2014
750 ml bottle shared with a pal in banff. Cloudy yellow pour with Apple smell. No distinctive taste to me...maybe a little citrus? Smooth and easy drinking.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lagerboy (1661) - British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 25, 2014
750 ml bottle. Slightly hazed golden yellow, small white lasting head. Mild honey citrus aroma. Taste is lightly sweet honey, lean bready malt, lemony citrus. Average carbonation, light bodied, low hopped. Tasty. LF (Lagerboy Friendly)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
monk191 (1461) - California, USA - DEC 24, 2014
Wasn't expecting much, and this kolsch didn't raise them. Pours an ugly slightly cloudy yellow with a white head. Smells nice, bit of honey and citrus. Taste has honey upfront, but then turns watery, with a lemon seltzer or soda taste in the finish. Had in the bottle.

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