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Brewed by Beerbliotek
Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
Göteborg, Sweden

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RATINGS: 73   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53   IBU: 60   EST. CALORIES: 228   ABV: 7.6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Our black ale has a bit of a kick. We add dried red chillies to the fermenter for a hint of fruit, and to create a dry, spicy finish.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gunnfryd (11960) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 26, 2014
Bottle. Dark brown colour with a beige head. Aroma is chili, coffee, chocolate. Flavour is chili, roasted malt, hop, coffee, chocolate. Nice beer.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lore (1373) - Budapest, HUNGARY - APR 20, 2014
dark brown colour, one inch creamy beige head; aroma of coffee, chocolate, and some spicy notes; taste of caramel and chocolate and spicy chilli aftertaste; good beer

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Habanero (3045) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - APR 18, 2014
Bottled. Pours black with an average, tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, caramel, chocolate notes and chili. Sweet flavor that ends up dry with some chili. Medium bodied oily texture and soft carb. A very nice Chili Ale.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
caesar (5595) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - APR 18, 2014
Bottled, medium sample. Dark brown color, short frothy head. Aroma of roasted malts, dark bread. Bit malty bitter in taste, slight chili burn. Beer itself is a bit watery, lacks body, but the balance with the peppers is good. They give a soft spicy touch to it without overpowering the beer.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Benzai (9649) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - APR 17, 2014
Bottle shared @ weekly tasting. Pitch black color, medium sized light brown color. Smell and taste malts, hops, peppers, light to moderately roasty. Moderate to heavy pepper / chili finish. Nit my kind of beer, too much for me.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
DutchDrebus (4528) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - APR 17, 2014
Bottle @ joes shared by benzai. Pitch black with a small beige head. Smells roasty, sweet, some chocolate. Tastes slightly spicy, alightly peppery after a while, roasty. Medium body, soft carbo.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Abijen (1649) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - APR 17, 2014
Pours a dark brown beer with a good white tan head. Smells chocolate, yeast and malts. Tastes spicey, black pepper, bit fruity. Average carbo, thin body and a sticky texture.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Idiosynkrasie (4575) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - FEB 10, 2014
330ml bottle. Darkest brown colour with huge, frothy, fairly lasting, minimally lacing, beige head. Fruity, dark malty aroma with a smoky touch, a peppery chili note causes a minimal prick in the nose, some dark chocolate. Taste is dry dark malty, slightly roasty, a peppery chili note, dark chocolate, cautious hints of red berries; the chili adds up to a constant, lasting prickling note, lively carbonation. I like the adding of chili.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
AndySnow (4532) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - FEB 9, 2014
How: Draught.
Where: BrewDog, Stockholm.
Appearance: Black colour with a small beige head.
Aroma: Chocolate, chili, caramel.
Body: Medium body and carbonation.
Flavour: Chili, roasted malt, chocolate.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Countbeer (5044) - Best of E-Town mit 2 Brauhausen, NETHERLANDS - FEB 1, 2014
Bottle: Served in a Chouffe glass: Very big, thick and slowly changing dark beige to brown foamy had on top of a black colored beer. Aromas of roasted barley malts, chocolate, roast, coffee, some dust, ginger, mint, leave roast, roasted leaf, ash and a slight tint of something red fruit ish. Flavours of pepper, dust, roast, coffee, carbo gass, bitter, chocolate, barley malt roast, light chalk, light wood roast and some spicy mocha with bay leaf tints. Aftertaste is spicy woth roast, chocolate, cookies and autumnal herb roast. Low carbo, creamy light spicy mouthfeel, medium to fuller bodied and a creamy texture.


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