Rogue Brewing (Newport, OR) has released the first of 3 beers in the “Double” series in 2011. This first release is a double edition of Rogue’s “Mocha Porter” that won back to back golds in the World Beer Championships.
Double Mocha Porter is a huge mouthful of malt and hops, with notes of bitter rich chocolate. This porter is the creme de la creme.
Style: American Porter
Malts: C-120, C-150, Kiln Coffee, Black, Chocolate and Rogue Micro Barley Farm’s Risk
Taste Expectations: Bit of roasted coffee, mixed with cocoa & bakers chocolate. Flavors balance well. This porter isn’t too dry.
Availability: 750 ML Bombers. Painted, capped. Draft. Seasonal Release.
Fun Fact: Double Mocha Porter has made a small appearance in 2008, not shipping to all Rogue markets…