Rogue Santa’s Private Reserve

Christmas in Australia. It’s hot, it’s humid, it’s sunny, and I’m pretty sure Santa has to trade in his usual winter garb for a pair of board shorts and pluggers when he visits. So I always find it hard to appreciate typical Christmas ales from the northern hemisphere, as they’re pretty much designed to be enjoyed in the snow or…

Rogue Dead Guy Ale

I first tried the Rogue Dead Guy Ale towards the beginning of my beer journey, off tap at the Sail and Anchor hotel in Fremantle. You could say that it was a bit of an epiphany beer for me as well. This was at a time when I was still finding my feet in this…

Rogue XS Imperial India Pale Ale

I recently I added a pair of Spiegelau IPA glasses to my ever growing beer glass collection. They’re pretty sweet, and anyone who’s a fan of hoppy ales should definitely get a pair. But I’m not here to talk about the glasses; head over to 250beers if you want a more in depth look at…