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Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
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RATINGS: 68   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Danish: En Porter brygget specielt til Texas på: vand, malt (smoked, maris otter, cara-crystal, brown og chocolate), ristet byg, humle (zeus, saaz og centennial), gær og chipotle chili. Lagret på brandyfade med kakaobønner og vaniljebønner.

English: Mikkeller Texas Ranger barrel aged with vanilla- and cocoa beans.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mcberko (11936) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 12, 2013
375mL bottle, pours black with a small brown head. Aroma is a mix of chili pepper, vanilla and cocoa -- certainly more vanilla and cocoa presence than the regular base beer. Flavour brings out a similar combo of all of them, with the vanilla and cocoa showing up at first, then the spicy chilli peppers kick in leaving a lingering chili note. There is a noticeable woody character as well. Pretty solid stuff, but I prefer the base beer.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
thewolf (11841) - Kolding, DENMARK - APR 18, 2011
Bottle, bought @ FairBar, Aarhus.
Pours completely black with a lovely, staying, creamy, dark-brown head. Lovely lacings. Aroma has oak, roasted malty goodness, chocolate, sweet vanilla notes, mild flowery hops. A hint of liqourice. Light carbonation, lovely light and still creamy mouthfeel. Flavour starts elegantly sweet, light liqourice peeps through, some good oaky dryness, chocolate, a hint of dry coffee. Clear cocoa-notes, the vanilla much more (thankfully) subdued. Long, sharp, delicious chili burn. So many nuances that still fit together. Very lovely.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pinball (11792) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 13, 2011
pitch dark, smooth light brown head. slightly messy aroma, but quite nice. wood, chocolate, vanilla, malts, roasted malts, flavor is roasted malts, chocolate, chilies, vanilla, chilii flavor dominates a bit too much. also charchoal,

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madsberg (11255) - Søborg, DENMARK - MAR 7, 2011
Bottle @ ACBF 2011. Pitch black coloured. LIght brown head. Aroma of chocolate, roast, sweetness, vanilla and light smoke. Flavour of smoke, chocolate, roastr, vanilla, coconut. Small chilibite. Medium to full bodied. Ends on a smoked and roasted note, where the smooth chili takes over. Nice.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Meilby (10487) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 20, 2011
Bottle 375ml @ Papsoe
Pours black with a tan head. Aroma has notes of roasted malt, vanilla, cocoa, chili and smoke. Taste is medium sweet and light bitter with a long chocolate, vanilla and chili finish. Body is full, texture is oily, carbonation is flat to soft.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Maria (10205) - Thisted, DENMARK - OCT 27, 2013
It’s pitch black with a creamy, dark brown head. The aroma has notes of roasted malt, brandy, Oak, vanilla and chocolate. The flavor is moderately sweet with notes of roasted malt, licorice, vanilla, brandy and the chili burn comes towards the finish and lasts a while after...

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rosenbergh (9680) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 14, 2014
375 ml bottle. BB 26/01/17. From bierkompass.de.
Pitch black colour with a small chocolatey creamy head. Roasted malt, chocolate, sweetness, mild port wine and some hops in the aroma. The flavour is roasted malt, sweetness, vanilla, chocolate, cocoa and a mild chili burn. I just loved the normal version of Texas Ranger so I thought this would blow my mind... no... it’s just a really sweet version with the chili cut out. Bit of a disappointment really.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Stuu666 (9251) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 26, 2014
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours black, nose is chocolate, smoky, bourbon, taste is vanilla, chocolate, toffee, light chilli.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
sebletitje (8663) - Enghien, BELGIUM - MAR 6, 2011
Bouteille @ ACBF 2011. Brune foncée/noire, mousse moka. Arôme est assez subtile surtout quand on considère le volume d’alcool. Cette bière arrive donc a développer un nez unique et appréciable d’où se dégage le tonneau, une douceur de vanille et chocolat qui sont évidement plus présents que dans la version régulière de BA quoique la vanille était un peu en retrait. Ce qui m’ a vraiment surpris et enthousiasmé sur cette bière est le palais. Là, surprise lorsque l’on note les épices qui se dégagent. Vanille est douce, un peu de malt fumé, fèves de cacao donnent une épaisseur à la bière et tjrs ce fini un peu pimenté qui est tout bonnement formidable et accompagne parfaitement un palais qui garde une présence de levure belge. Même après dégustation on garde des éléments de chocolat et piment qui sont intenses sans pour cela être trop piquant, mais assez pour se faire présent après quelques gorgées d’eau.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hansen (8206) - Assentoft, DENMARK - NOV 27, 2011
Colour is black, has a light brown head, fully lasting. Dark aroma, chocolate, dry cocoa. Flavor is heavy sweet, has a moderate bitter finish, chili-hot too. Creamy texture and soft carbonation.


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