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Brewed by Rogue Ales
Style: Kölsch
Newport, Oregon USA

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RATINGS: 166   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3/5   IBU: 26   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Situated just across from 40 acres of Rogue hops, 119 colonies of bees were carefully kept and fed and the honey was uncapped, extracted, filtered, and finally infused into a refreshing Honey Kolsch ale.

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3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HighlanderOne (1280) - York, SC via NJ, South Carolina, USA - AUG 27, 2016
Poured from bottle. Aroma of sweet malt. Golden with white head, Tastes like a honey sandwich. Easy drinkability. Nice summer brew.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sharkydodson (1386) - St. Petersburg, RUSSIA - AUG 26, 2016
the aroma is malty and fruity with shades of herbs, honey, flowers and grain... the taste is malty and tart with notes of honey, garden fruits, flowers and grasses... sweet, tart and dry aftertaste...

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ogre71 (343) - Utah, USA - AUG 12, 2016
Rogue brewing has made a good German style Kolsch beer. Smooth easy drinking good malty flavor slightly sweet would recommend.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
nealblind (1786) - Seattle, Alabama, USA - AUG 10, 2016
some head white foam. Aroma ozone, grassy german hops, honey. Tastes bready, very mild grassy hops, dry honey. A bit too much body. I appreciate the inventiveness, but seems to go against the light nature of the kolsch.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
polo_marco (328) - milton, Vermont, USA - AUG 10, 2016
Smells of sweet malts and rich deep honey. Nice see through golden color with no head. Nice sweet smooth malty taste followed by sweet smooth rich honey that coats the tougue perfectly. Light body with sweet crisp carbonation. Love the real thick honey flavor. Could be a great beer to bake with and drink of course. Nice work!

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
UncleKorm (1268) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - AUG 7, 2016
Bottle poured a clear yellow hue w/ medium fizzy white head. Medium sweet floral aroma. Initial flavor is light sweet w/ a light bitter finish. Tastes are crackers, honey, and straw. Light bodied and lively carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
maekchu (3730) - Hirakata, JAPAN - AUG 6, 2016
Bottle from World Beer Market (Sake no Taniguchi). Nose of honey, bread, and floral notes. Light hazy gold straw color, thin head. Light honey, grain, some citrus peel, and moderate bittering. Fairly sweet, but it hits a good spot with the mild bittering.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sledutah (7303) - Utah, USA - AUG 1, 2016
12oz bottle from the state store
Pours clear golden with a medium sized white head that dissipates quickly, some lacing. Aroma is earthy, honey and lavender. Flavor of honey, grains, herbal and citrus peel
Pretty good

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
milewide (2167) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JUL 26, 2016
Leans bland, per style, and sweet (sweeter than style). Nice for today’s 90 degrees...but don’t need again.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
zoucrew102 (1667) - - JUL 23, 2016
Bottle. Sweet honey of aroma with light notes of malt and hops. Pours golden colored with half a finger of white head that has excellent retention and a little bit of lacing. Starts with rich honey sweetness with a bit of malt there as well. Finishes smooth and a bit dry with some hops before the honey takes over the palate again. Pretty sweet for a kolsch, but still darn tasty.


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