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Brewed by Rogue Ales
Style: Stout
Newport, Oregon USA

bottled
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Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 2313   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.86   IBU: 69   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bluemeow76 (693) - Lewis Center, Ohio, USA - MAY 23, 2002
This was really amazing! Beautiful color & wonderfully creamy. Great flavor.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Dogbrick (9460) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - MAY 22, 2002
UPDATED: JAN 30, 2003 Rerate 1/30/03: Still a great Stout, but I have to adjust this one down a tad. Blame Bell's. 5/22/02 (4.5): What a great beer. It was more bitter than I expected, but after the initial surprise I just sat back and enjoyed it. Strong chocolate aroma. Almost black color with a thin but beautifully dark brown head. This is definitely on my 'buy again' list.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ToadMan (559) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAY 15, 2002
A very good stout, strong coffee flavor well complemented by chocolate, more bitter than I like my stouts, but still very good, nice and silky texture.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hugerat (452) - somerville, Massachusetts, USA - MAY 11, 2002
Outstanding beer. Deep color with thick brown head. Extremely rich coffee, chocholate and some almost wine flavors.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
argo0 (12126) - Washington DC, USA - MAY 10, 2002
Wonderful beer. Sweet coffee aroma, roasted malt flavor, with hint of chocolate and coffee.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
JohnC (3004) - Mission Viejo, California, USA - MAY 9, 2002
Great chocolate/coffee flavor. Wonderful aroma. A really nice stout.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ultraspank (867) - Alverca, Lisboa, PORTUGAL - MAY 2, 2002
This brew pours a dark enough black that no light particle will ever pass through it. The stiff and fully lasting rocky/creamy head is the color of a chocolate milkshake, and has decent lacing. The bold nose is more hoppy than I am used to for a stout with pine, resin, and some malty caramel dominating with hints of dark chocolate, coffee, flowers, dates, and brown sugar. The flavor is rich, robust and balanced with fair complexity. The ultra-long finish is bittersweet chocolate and espresso. The chewy creamy body has lively carbonation and a chalky feel. Rogue is on top of it’s game.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
stoutosaurus (157) - Clinton, Mississippi, USA - MAY 1, 2002
Delicious, creamy stout. Glorious brown head, and what a delicious coffee/chocolate flavor. One of my new faves!

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Nate (3827) - Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 30, 2002
Long, moderately bitter finish. Light malty aroma - roasted/burnt overtones, and mild coffee and smoke. Small, frothy light-brown head. Dark black beer. A nice stout (still like Samuel Smith Oatmeal better).

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
TheDean (786) - MIlwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - APR 27, 2002
My friend brought this beer over and tols me I had to try it. Now I know why I like this guy! Has a nice coffee-esque smell. Dark as night with a nice brown head. Flavor has a bit of a smoked coffee taste. A very nice beer - easily one of my top 10.


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