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Brewed by Rogue Ales
Style: Smoked
Newport, Oregon USA

bottled
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RATINGS: 714   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.9   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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13 Ingredients: Briess Cherrywood Smoked Malt, Weyermann Beechwood Smoked Malt, House-smoked Hickory Malt, Great Western 2 Row, Munich, C15, C75 Malts; Applewood-Smoked Bacon, Pure Maple Flavoring, Rogue Micro Hopyard Revolution & Independent Hops, Free Range Coastal Water & Pacman Yeast Specs: 14º PLATO 30 IBU 76 AA 30º Lovibond World Class Package: 750ml painted bottle.


2.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Fratto (2649) - Arlington, Texas, USA - MAY 12, 2012
Bottle from pikapp327. Brown pour with little to no head. Aroma is maple, caramel, and toasted bread. Taste is kinda gross, maple, sticky, astringent, and cake. Weird finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
snibbling (3) - New Jersey, USA - MAY 12, 2012 does not count
UPDATED: AUG 5, 2012 To each its own. I think this beer is delicious. never had anything like it. Taste of maple syrup and powered sugar almost immediately, a bit of smokiness. didnt taste any bacon. drank from a snifter glass.

0.6
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
dougefreezy (44) - Bradenton, Florida, USA - MAY 12, 2012
My brother and I sat down and tried this beer together. The aroma is like huffing a five gallon bucket of maple syrup. The taste made made us both cringe with disgust, as it was very smoky and maple syrupy. "why would anyone make something so disgusting", my brother Said. I agree, I struggled through the first couple swigs, and after about a half hour, I poured it down the sink where it belongs.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
unclemattie (4248) - Georgia, USA - MAY 12, 2012
Pepto Bismal Pink, 750ml bottle. Lighter pour than I expected. Medium amber color, tan head. Immediate aromas of smoked malts. As it warms, the room shells like breakfast, heavy maple. Tastes like smoke malts, light malts, and thin maple flavor. Thin bodied. Not cloying at all. Some bitterness in the end. Overall, its a Rauch beer with maple essence added. (3333!)

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
AxlLives (288) - Maryland, USA - MAY 11, 2012
Bomber - pours hazy golden, orange-tawny with medium-large, slightly fizzy, slowly diminishing head. Aromas of maple sweetness and smoky spice on the nose. Beautiful campfire and bacon flavors, smoked meats, and schwarzbier goodness. Slight bittering hops at the finish, just for kicks. Medium bodied, pretty easy drinking. I like this one, wish it was around more. Perfect for eggie weggs and bacon.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pet3rman (320) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 10, 2012
Tastes like campfire, powdered sugar and smoked meat. Unique to say the least - Not the most pleasant to start, but kind of grew on me. Intense smokiness like nothing that I have ever had. Most people either love it or hate it and I can see both sides. I applaud Rogue’s audacity.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
brokensail (11230) - Orange County, California, USA - MAY 10, 2012
Pours a murky brown color with a small off-white head that vanishes quickly. This smells like diabetes. Cloyingly sweet with a very smokey and meaty aroma to it. Maple syrup, sugar, brown sugar, and caramel are all very prominent. The flavor is just not enjoyable. Intense smoke, meat, and salt flavors washed down with several different varieties of sugar. No thanks.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
badlizard (5537) - Berkeley, California, USA - MAY 8, 2012
#4400. Bottle. Dark golden with a fizzy white head. Aroma and taste of maple doughnuts and bacon. Liquid breakfast. Quite good.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
blackmurder (226) - sadf, Hawaii, USA - MAY 8, 2012
22oz bomber purchased from the Eugene City Brewery. Rogue has been known to do some interesting things from time to time so seeing the union of the worst doughnut shop in existence with a local brewery was less than surprising. Pours a murky, swampy brown color with minimal lacing. Aroma of things that should not be in beer like smoked meat, maple syrup, table sugar and sugar cereal. The backbone of this beer is the watery yeast followed by everything you would expect with the title. Maple, bacon, sugar, etc. They actually did a good job at making a beer taste like bacon maple bar but even so, it just shouldn’t have happened. Decent at best and probably something worth trying for those who are curious.

1.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
HonkeyBra (3480) - Lemont, Illinois, USA - MAY 6, 2012
22 oz. bottle. Brown pour with tan head. Aroma of smoke, bacon, and powdered sugar. Flavor is sweet and smoky at the same time. This is really disgusting. Like sugar crusted bacon. I’m not sure why this exists. The sweetness combined with the smokey flavor is just so off-putting. This is so gross that I’m thankful I didn’t buy it. Thanks, Chris!


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