weihenweizen (2893) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - MAR 10, 2016
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Refrigerated 12 oz. brown bottle poured into a snifter. Clear light orange with small beige. Aroma is habenero, medium body, medium carbonation, and some lacing. Taste is habanero and herbal hops.
valpoaj (707) - Valparaiso, Indiana, USA - MAR 10, 2016
3.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap - Pours medium gold - semi-transparent - minimal white head...lacing to the extreme. Aroma isn’t much...and I really tried with this one (and I don’t think senses were simply overworked)...some mild spice/heat, some grassy hop notes...struggling with anything else. Meh. Flavor is intriguing, however...there is definitely some serious heat with this one, but it stops just shy of being a one-dimensional dumpster fire (admittedly, this is probably somewhat dependent on personal heat tolerance, etc). Lots of peppery heat, but there’s a definite malt backbone to keep things in check...and I can pick up a hint of citrus at this stage...finishes very warm and the heat lingers long after the drink is finished. Palate is medium bodied and appropriate. Interesting beer - glad for a 5 oz sampler, as a bottle or pint might prove tough!
wmubronco1992 (688) - Coldwater, Michigan, USA - MAR 8, 2016
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours honey color. Large long lasting off white head. Peppery citrus aroma. Flavor is dominated by habanero heat. I’m sure there’s an IPA down there, but the heat is overwhelming. At one point I wasn’t sure I was going to be able to finish it. I enjoyed, but that is too much heat.
Holmen1 (4519) - Stavanger, NORWAY - MAR 7, 2016
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Flaske fra helsekosten på Kvaddå, hjemme: klar, dyp gylden med ok skum. Aroma av amerkanske humler (citrus og furunål). Smaken er overveldende chili, alle andre inntrykk forsvinner. Jeg liker godt chili og bruker det ofte i matlaging, men dette er way over the top. Comes with a lingering afterburn, definitely not for the faint of heart. Når ganen har kommet seg over sjokket kan jeg kjenne en del citrus og aprikos, men allikevel finner jeg den completely unbalanced.
Vighals (2716) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - MAR 6, 2016
2.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Gulden brun klar med lavt hvitt skum. Lukter lær, granbar og grapefrukt. Smaken er bare chili. Lang chili chili. Lillestrøm ølfestival-Klimt
raphael (1122) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAR 5, 2016
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
I look hot food and hoppy beers, including regular sculpin, but this not for me. maybe next time i make chili. I want to say far-like smell but that’s not precise, maybe a combo of natural gas and seaweed, but not overpowering, with some sugar. It IS hot, which quickly blocks out other flavors--swamp, alcohol and what toast. nice touch to list the range of scoville units. solid yellow with thinnish white head. can you have heat and still have a decent beer?
NikkTwist (2469) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 2, 2016
3.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft at Misconduct. Hazy orange amber with solid white foam. Nice lace. Looks innocent enough. Tastes like the devil. The habanero is not shy! Blankets the sky! Napalm back to front. Oh the humanity! As harsh (and as good) a hot spicy beer as I have ever had. Prepare for tears!!!
hershiser2 (1830) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - FEB 28, 2016
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Wine warehouse. Pours golden amber with Ace somewhat decent frothy beige head. Smells of citrus and light vegetation, I suppose that could be the pepper but it doesn't necessarily smell like pepper. Taste. Oh that made me catch my breath. Initial puckering followed by a deep breath and A lot of heat going down the throat. I am not a huge fan of spicy food because I like to taste the separate flavors in the my food and it's similar with this beer, but this is quite enjoyable in a completely different way.main flavor is the pepper, spicy, but there's also a hint of citrus peel that is mostly overshadowed by the heat of the pepper.
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Sarpa (1288) - FINLAND - FEB 25, 2016
2.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 6/20
Bottle 33cl @ Ville ja Vilja. Pours slightly hazy orange, small head. Fruity hops in the aroma. Caramel, hops in the flavor. AFTERTASTE BURNS LIKE NAPALM
ehaak26 (31) - - FEB 23, 2016
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Provided a nice balance between the warmth from the habanero and the crispness of a good IPA.