Brewed by Rogue Ales
Style: Stout
Newport, Oregon USA


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RATINGS: 2175   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.86   IBU: 69   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Rogue’s Shakespeare Stout is ebony in color, a rich creamy head and a mellow chocolate aftertaste. It is made from Northwest Harrington, Crystal, and Chocolate malts, roasted barley and rolled oats, along with Cascade hop.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Andrew196 (1091) - Katy, Texas, USA - AUG 1, 2002
Kind of a disappointment, but I had very high expectations. Head similar to that of a root beer float, dark and frothy. Sweet roasted nose, slightly acidic taste. As it warmed, it took on sort of a roasted pale ale taste...hops made a nice appearance in the end. Simon (girlfriends dog) REALLY liked this beer. He went apeshit when I took it from him.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
LordNeuf (136) - Acton, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 28, 2002
A decent stout. It had a nice flavor but the finish was a lil too overbearing of coffee.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jake Barnes (456) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - JUL 28, 2002
RE-RATE 7:29:02 Just doesn’t blow me away. Its pretty good but not quite the world beater I once thought it was. A beautiful looking beer. Dark as night with a big head. Great aroma. Nice coffee/chocolate flavors. A great stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
AbeVigoda99 (7) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 28, 2002 does not count
Just a great stout. Great coffee, carmel aroma. Good color. Great first sip almost a hint of vanilla mixed in with the coffee and carmel. Finishes not quite as good as it starts, but finish still has enough bitterness to satisfy. I buy it often and recommend it to anyone who has not tried it.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
blank (996) - Austin, Texas, USA - JUL 23, 2002
UPDATED: AUG 4, 2005 Black foam. Smooth and cream. If you could only get one beer. One of my all time beers. blank like....

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
SJP (483) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 20, 2002
Simply excellent. A nice black color with a dark tan head and a thin lace. Thick roasty aroma with a very nicely balanced roasted barley flavor and a light chocolate finish. one of the best stout’s I’ve had yet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Wakie (612) - Centreville, Virginia, USA - JUL 18, 2002
Rogue is an excellent stout but I certainly wouldn’t call it a sweet stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
stephen (308) - California, USA - JUL 14, 2002
UPDATED: FEB 26, 2003 Delicious on tap and delicious in the bottle. Aroma is roasty with a little vanilla. Opaque, rich, and flavorful. Roasted barley shines in the flavor with hints of dark chocolate and bitterness. Excellent!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
uglybastard (101) - Riverside, California, USA - JUL 13, 2002
Carmel, toffee, hoppyness in the nose. Smells fresh like from the local brewpub. Big, brown, thick head. Coffee-like in apperance. Coco bitterness, some carmel flavors with a slight burnt flavor in the end. More carbonated than most stouts. This is a truly beautiful beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
swamptours (28) - Romulus, Michigan, USA - JUL 12, 2002
Very nice stout. A little bit of an alcohol aftertaste. Rich flavor.

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