Rogue Ales Kicks Off 2019 with Return of Straight Outta Newport . . . Oregon DIPA

RogueSTONO4packRogue Ales (Newport, Oregon) has officially announced that its fan-favorite Straight Outta Newport . . . Oregon Double IPA, a liquid celebration of the Oregon Coast, will return in January 2019.

Back for a second year in a row, Straight Outta Newport . . . Oregon is a “huge” West Coast India Pale Ale that squeezes “intense notes of tropical fruit and citrus” from the featured Citra, Mosaic and Comet hops.  Clocking in at an “uncompromising” 8.7% ABV and 73 IBUs, Straight Outta Newport is sure “to satisfy the thirstiest hop heads” out there.

“This is our biggest and boldest IPA packed with ridiculous amounts of Citra, Mosaic and Comet hops,” says Innovation Brewer Michael King. “The beer upends expectations for double IPAs—it has huge hop character and flavor but is surprisingly easy to drink.”

Straight Outta Newport . . . Oregon releases in January 2019 and will hang around as long as supplies last.  You can expect to find this Limited Release offering available in 4-packs of 16 oz. cans and on draft at select craft beer-friendly establishments located in Alabama, Florida, Oregon and throughout the rest of Rogue’s nationwide distribution territory.  Prost!

Vital Information for Straight Outta Newport . . . Oregon from Rogue Ales

Release – Limited, January 2019
Style – Double India Pale Ale
ABV – 8.7%
IBUs – 73
Hops – Citra, Mosaic, Comet, Hallertau & Magnum
Malts – Rogue Farms Dare, Pilsner, Goldpils Vienna & Dextrapils
Fun Fact – On the label artwork: “Straight Outta Newport’s label art pays homage to Newport’s iconic Yaquina Bay Bridge and the Rogue brewers who collaborated on crafting this beer. ‘By looking at the Straight Outta Newport can, you can see exactly what matters to us: our coastal roots and the brewers who create the incredible beers we drink,’ says Rogue General Manager Dharma Tamm.”
Availability – 4-packs of 16 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://finder.rogue.com/

Rogue Ales Releases 2018 Product Calendar

RogueHop_editedRogue Ales (Newport, Oregon) has come forward this week to unveil a 2018 Product Calendar boasting 13 Year-Round offerings, 9 Seasonals, and 10 Special Releases.

It appears that beer calendar season has caught a second wind as we kick off the week with a look at Rogue Ale’s 2018 Product Calendar.  The brewery’s full calendar is available below, but let’s go over a few highlights real quick.

That should cover most of the new releases, but there are still quite few beers left for you to find on the calendar below.  Give it a good look and settle in for another tasty year of beer from Rogue Ales in 2018.  Prost!

2018 Rogue Beer Calendar update

Rogue Ales is Set to Release Straight Outta Newport West Coast IPA

SON_Staged-39_editedRogue Ales (Newport, Oregon) recently announced that it will introduce Straight Outta Newport in January as a new Limited Release offering.

Inspired to brew a beer that embodies the spirit of the Oregon Coast, the brewers at Rogue Ales developed Straight Outta Newport to be a “uniquely West Coast” style India Pale Ale featuring Citra, Mosaic and Comet hops.  Clocking in at 8.7% ABV and 73 IBUs, Straight Outta Newport supplies “a bold and flavorful profile, bursting with aromas of grapefruit, tangerine and orange, fruity hop notes and a juicy finish.”

“We’re Oregon Coast through and through,” said Rogue President Brett Joyce. “We wanted to pay homage to our hometown with a world-class beer that dared to push the limits.”

Straight Outta Newport will officially arrive in January 2018 with plans to hang around throughout that month.  You can expect to find this Limited Release available in 4-packs of 16 oz. cans and on draft at select locations found within Rogue’s distribution area.  Prost!

Vital Information for Straight Outta Newport from Rogue Ales

Release – Limited, January 2018
Style – Double India Pale Ale
ABV – 8.7%
IBUs – 73
Malts – Munich, Weyermann Pils, Gold Pils Vienna & DextraPils
Hops – Mosaic, Citra, Comet & Hallertau Magnum
Yeast – Pacman 
Added Ingredients – Belgian Candi Sugar
Fun Fact – “Straight Outta Newport’s label art is also a nod to Rogue’s seaside hometown, with an image of the iconic Yaquina Bay Bridge as well as the Rogue brewers who collaborated on crafting the one-of-a-kind beer.”
Availability – 4-packs of 16 oz. cans & draft
Beer Finder – https://www.rogue.com/finder/