Brewed by Rogue Ales
Style: Brown Ale
Newport, Oregon USA


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RATINGS: 2291   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71   IBU: 28   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Dark brown in color with a hazelnut aroma, a rich nutty flavor and a smooth malty finish. Hazelnut Brown Nectar Ale is a blend of Great Western 2-row Pale, Munich, Hugh Baird Brown, Crystal 80 and Crystal 135, Carastan, and Beeston Pale Chocolate malts; hazelnut extract; Perle and Saaz hops.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
zaf (246) - - JUL 13, 2014
scura con riflessi rossastri..troppa poca schiuma..aroma ottimo! biscottoso e maltato ma anche fruttato e lievitoso..calda ed avvolgente nel gusto con un finale leggermente amaro..buon corpo

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
fiveacestx (605) - Texas, USA - OCT 24, 2014
Bottle - dark tea brown color with a small head. Has a sugary molasses nutty caramel taste. Not very malty. Very smooth. Nice sipping beer and one of the better brown ales that I’ve had.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kwadroepel (5) - amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - OCT 24, 2014 does not count
Lekker biertje. Door de hazelnootaroma’s bijzonder. Prima nasmaak ook. gelukkig niet al te kruidig want dat zou botsen met de hazelnoot

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hackobock (1467) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 23, 2014
September 25, 2014. Bottle at SBWF. Pours dark red/brown with a minimal tan head. Aroma is milk chocolate, hazelnut, caramel. Taste is nutty, milky and malty sweetness, light bitter. Medium bodied, soft carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
slowrunner77 (5977) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 21, 2014
the hazelnut lends a unique quality to the otherwise standard fare. it;s got a good body and aroma (of a traditional brown) with the hazelnut flavor lingering on the finish. nicely done."

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 9/20
darla70 (7) - - OCT 17, 2014 does not count
Carmel with back taste of strong hazelnut. Pours dark brown with no head and taste improves as you drink. My new favorite brown.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Muggus69 (1231) - Yarram, Vic, AUSTRALIA - OCT 17, 2014
355mL bottle BB 30/12/15 Pale bronze body, beige head. Mild aroma; crystally toffee malts, bit of milk chocolate, gets a toasted hazelnut note as it warms. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, smooth slightly silky texture. Hazelnut certainly makes itself known on th palate - toasted, roasted nuttiness blends nicely with undertones of chocolate malt & caramel. Restrained bitterness leaves finish with a touch of sweetness. Nice enough, hazelnut flavour is not over-the-top, but never seems properly integrated with the rest of the beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdiBeer (1358) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 14, 2014
Aroma: caramel, toffee, toasted flavours. Appearance: hazy brown, small, beige head. Taste: medium sweet. Palate: sweets continue, intense caramel, grain, some toasted malts. Overall: fantastic Brown Ale, excellent aroma. Pint at Yard House - The Link, Las Vegas.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
outlawskies (962) - - OCT 12, 2014
Julie likes a lot I think it is enjoyable I is happyvggggyifhbnybbhggggggrfrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrttt via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Puddlethumper (1) - Clovis, California, USA - OCT 12, 2014 does not count
Not a traditional brown ale, but then the name should give that away. The mouthfeel and head remind me of a beer approaching a stout or robust porter. I found the beer to be very drinkable and the non-beer drinkers in my house liked their first sips. But the hazelnut flavoring does not add to the beer in my opinion. But then I’m a bit of a purist and don’t appreciate flavorings added to my beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ianwelby (497) - SCOTLAND - OCT 10, 2014
Red-brown clear beer with little head and a sweet nutty malt aroma. Flavour is nutty malt with a touch of caramel and coffee. Light and mellow given its strength.

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