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RATINGS: 810   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.34   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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Brewed from 1990 to 2008 by Black Mountain Brewing Co. Production transferred to CervecerŪa Mexicana in 2008 when the Black Mountain Brewing Co. ceased as a brewery.
"Golden, very low carbonation, pale lager with a whole chili pepper in the bottle."
Website: http://www.chilibeer.com/


2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
NielsenRatings (8273) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUL 12, 2013
Bottle @ home picked up at Wilburís Fort Collins. I tried this at age 22 and thought it was most disgusting beer that Iíd ever had in my life. Time to give it another chance! Pours a clear golden appearance with little head retention and a fucken a bronus chili pepper! Chili powder, a touch sweet, black pepper aroma. Moderately spicy, decent flavored chili pepper taste without a massive amount of vegetable notes like some chili beers. A touch of smokiness. Really not as horrendous as I thought seven years ago. This ainít no fucken gem, but I spose in the right mood, it wouldnít be horrible. Cheers Until Next Time!

1.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
Jimthechap (1480) - Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND - JUN 15, 2013
Iím surprised by the percentile scores but Iím not. The beer itself was fairly bland being your standard Mexican cerveza: watery consistency, piss-yellow colour and nil head. The chili added good but not overwhelming piquancy which got more impressive the further I got down the glass. Iím afraid to say that the addition of a lime wedge made this a lot more palatable to the extent that I actually enjoyed it. I can understand why this scores so lowly in terms of critical appraisal, but for a zero percentile beer, I donít think Iíll enjoy another as much.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
ghawener (1433) - San Salvador, EL SALVADOR - JUN 2, 2013
Bottle w Chili! Exactly what youīd expect, beer with chili taste but no too spicy. Iīd buy it again. Food Pairing: Anything with Chili!

0.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
Beergeek23322 (2024) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - MAY 27, 2013
Well, a point or two for being creative, but that is all the good there is to say about this concoction. This is a beer you would serve to people you really donít like.

2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
skoisirius (1466) - Earth, Washington, USA - MAY 24, 2013
LOL. Well we used to sell this at Bottleworks. Normally had a really hard time selling it...but we popped a couple one time just to try it. Wreaks of chili, great aroma, just that itís powerful. Itís all downhill from there!

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
spacemonster (72) - Igo, California, USA - MAY 4, 2013
Iíve seen people piss all over this beer and frankly Iím amazed. This is a warm pepper brew that goes nicely with hot tacos and other such yummies. Tsk Tsk on you that jumped too soon. This is a very good brew. Maybe a bit of a gimmick, but in this case it works IMO.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
DocJitsu (721) - Florida, USA - APR 3, 2013
Pours a classic golden color with a quickly attenuating, pure white head. The chili pepper floats to the top of the beer and looks a bit out of place. Carbonation bubbles perpetually migrate from the bottom to the surface. There is an overt fresh chili aroma wafting up from the glass. Just a hint of inoffensive vinegar. The mouthfeel is full and a touch oily, for a lager. Flavors of a quality Mexican lager and fresh chili. The capsicum is in enough concentration that there is a sting on the tongue and in the back of the throat. I really enjoy this beer.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
gatinha (1) - - MAR 25, 2013 does not count
One of my favourite beers! Refreshing with a twist yet leaving a suttel tingle on your tastbuds. Easy to drink but to be careful if you have stomach ulcers

0.8
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
MichaelAwesome (2970) - Wanne-Eickel, GERMANY - MAR 25, 2013
One of the most disgusting ones of the world. Tough to describe how awful this one is. Tastes like a mixture of chilli and cucumber water. Bad one. Very bad.

0.6
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
McTapps (2965) - Ruhrgebiet, GERMANY - MAR 24, 2013
There were only few beers I had that were that bad. It is just nothing like a beer, really. It tastes like the cast you have from the tinned chilis, just like awful chili water. Nothing about beer, just awful. Almost got sick after drinking it.


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