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Brewed by Rogue Ales
Style: Porter
Newport, Oregon USA

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RATINGS: 2082   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   IBU: 54   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Ruddy brown in color, a bittersweet balance of malt and hops with a light cream finish. Mocha Porter is made from Northwest Harrington and Klages; 135-165, 95-115, and 70-80 Crystal; Beeston Chocolate, Black, Munich and Carastan malts. Perle and Centennial hops.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (33332) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 1, 2007
Cask gravity @ GBBF 2007, London. Dark black color with a small, creamy, mostly lasting, light brown head. Aroma is moderate malty, strong coffee, mocca, cacao, vanilla. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a long duration. Body is medium to full, texture is oily / creamy, carbonation is flat. (090807)

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
yespr (29691) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 4, 2009
12 fl oz bottle. Pours pitch black with a creamy, rocky and slowly collapsing tan head. Aroma is smooth coffee, chocolate and light floral to fruity hoppy. Bitter and light fruity flavoured. Distinct roasted malt flavoured, chocolate and coffee herbal and slight acidic flavour swept through. Nice full malt flavoured finish with a lingering roasted note and good hops fruit and bitter flavour counterbalance.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ungstrup (28463) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 7, 2004
This beer has a great aroma of coffee, chocolate, and roasted malts. The color is black with a red glow and a fine brown head. The flavor is thin in the beginning, but then You are hit by: malt, roasted bread, chocolate, wood, and coffee bitterness. A lovely flavor except for the weak start.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Papsoe (25094) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 29, 2006
(Bottle 65 cl) Almost opaque with just a faint, reddish hue and a small, beige head. The nose has some roasted, coffeeish notes. Rather light in body with burned malts and a very dry, bitter finish. 270106

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (20003) - Vasa, FINLAND - OCT 4, 2005
Bottled. Pitch black opaque colour, small brown head. Roasted and toffee in aroma. Flavour is roasted malt and hints of hops and smoke. Long smokish aftertaste.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
joergen (19671) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 6, 2005
Bottled. Clear brown coloured with a medium sized beige head. Roasted aroma of coffee with notes of liquorice and chocolate. Roasted flavour with notes of coffee, liquorice, chocolate and hops. Well balanced.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
omhper (18972) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - OCT 25, 2002
First rating 2002-02-25: Brown-black. Coffee and grape aroma. Bitter, but a bit on the thin side. At least that is what I have written in my notes, but after reading others note on this I guess I should get back and re-rate it. (7/10 5/10 3/5 4/5 11/20)
Re-rate 2002-10-25: Funny, I’d all forgotten this rating, but came to nearly exactly the same conclusion. Almost black with rich head. Light coffee nose. Some crystal malt profile. Rather sweet.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (15596) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 4, 2005
Bottle. Pours a black colour into the glass. Tan head that leaves a lace on the rim. Has a roasted aroma and hints of coffee. The taste is full of coffee, chocolate and hints of licourice. The aftertaste is roasted and a bit bitter, very nice.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fiulijn (13532) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 7, 2005
UPDATED: DEC 13, 2008 <i>2008-12-12, 2 years old, 7-4-6-3-13=33</i>
Black color; generous creamy head. The aroma is very nice, fresh and interesting, despite the age of the bottle, with black olives and chocolate, light vanilla; hops. The body is lean, there is a good chocolate flavor, with a bit too much roasted malt for my taste; in the final there are some roasted nuts too, quite dry final, almost harsh burnt character. Good enough.

<i>2005-03-12, 6-3-7-3-13=32</i>
Brown color. Some roasted malt aroma, with some hidden hops. Quite good Stout, with a one dimensional roasted malt character.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
saxo (13482) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - DEC 21, 2009
Bottle. Nice head with good duration. Color is black. Aroma and taste are roast malt, licorice, chocolate and caramel.


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