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Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
Copenhagen, Denmark

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RATINGS: 881   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83/5   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Brewed with Chipotle chili peppers.


2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
Cantabrian (986) - Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND - SEP 21, 2012
UPDATED: NOV 22, 2013 I never bothered to read the Danish label at the supermarket, so only when I got home and slowly went through it again I realised it had chipotle. Oh, what the hell, let’s try it. Interesting aroma, leathery, charred, very much of an Imperial Stout but with a certain nose of olives in oil. Green olives. Pours oily black, with one of the darkest heads I have ever seen. Walnut brown head, very thick. Flavours should make a prefect stout if not for the peppery heat. That spoils the flavour and ruins the finsih. Just too hot for a beer. This Danish concotion doesn’t do much to improve the image of Texas rangers.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kindacold (235) - Norfolk, Virginia, USA - SEP 19, 2012
Pours pitch black with thick mocha head that lasts. Smells of coffee and chocolate. Tastes of dark chocolate, coffee, mocha, and chili pepper. Bitter flavors mixed with pepper flavors. Finishes spicy with a bitter and spicy linger.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
thb (804) - Alberta, CANADA - SEP 18, 2012
Thick black pour with creamy brown head (plenty of it, and it lingers). Aroma is rich and stouty - roasted barley, chocolate, leather. Taste is big and bold - great stout which comes across almost as an imperial. Sweetness cut by bitterness and through it all the heat from the chilis. Heat from the chilis replaces the heat from alcohol in stronger stouts. The heat is maybe a bit much in the finish (and I like heat).

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Theydon_Bois (16660) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 16, 2012
Tap at the Craft Beer Co - 14/09/12. Pitch black with a thin coffee head which soon thin and good lacing ensued. Nose is sweet malt, chocolate, and a little woody smokiness. Tastes of charred wood, sweet chocolate, burnt tones, chilli and a little medicinal at the end, almost whisky like. Medium bodied, but fairly chewy, moderate carbonation, smoky finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Idiosynkrasie (6311) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - SEP 15, 2012
330ml bottle. Pitch black colour with average, frothy to creamy, lasting, lacing, brown head. Roasty, dark malty aroma with notes of leather, herbs, spice, already peppery hints of chili in the nose. Taste is intense dark malty, dry and roasty, hints of dark chocolate, lasting hot, peppery aftertaste; also a Black IPA-like hop note in the finish.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gryphon180sx (6) - perth, AUSTRALIA - SEP 12, 2012 does not count
Aroma: chocolate, roasty, toast, coffee, resin, leather, Appearance:black, minimal head, tan foam, Taste:heavy cloying sweetness, medium bitterness, chilli aftertaste Palate: medium body, oily feel, average carbonation, long finish, Overall: I like my stouts and porters and i love chilli so this is one ill come back to over and over

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
teorn88 (6194) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 8, 2012
On tap at CBC, London. It pours a dark brown/almost black colour with a small light brown head. Aroma is roasted malts, raisins, figs, licorice and red wine. Taste is mostly sweet with a closing bitterness from the roasted malts. Notes of wood, coffee, smoke. FinIsh is bitter and hot. The chili peppers show themselves in the lingering hot and spicy aftertaste. Mouthfeel is quite thick with good carbonation. Overall, an outstanding chili stout, with just the perfect amount of spiciness.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lowenbrau (3182) - Asturias, Oviedo, SPAIN - SEP 3, 2012
330ml bottle. Roast and spicy aromas. Pours very dark, opaque, with really nice creamy dense tan head, persistent, with some good lacework. Fullbodied, soft carbonation and oily exture. Taste is really hot, chipotle dominant, with some notes of roasted malts. Aftertaste is really long and spicy. Enjoyable if you are into spices...

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Savvy1982 (1705) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 3, 2012
Draught at work. ( I never get tired of saying that). Poured into one of our sampler tulips. Pours medium deep brown, with a black core, thin dark tan head, spotty lacing - surprisingly poor lacing for a draught sample. Nose is big chipotle, very dry and spicy pepper notes with light smoke, sweet toffee/fudge, marshmallows, hickory, and cocoa powder. Flavours of spicy coffee, very woody, like hickory or maple smoke, plus lots of smoke, fudge, and plenty of earth. Not the equal of the Speyside Edition, but then what is?

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 6/20
stefannilssons (1580) - SWEDEN - AUG 30, 2012
Jag har drucket en likanande öl innan, ’Chili’ från Helsingborgs bryggeri. Jag var inte alls imponerad av deras öl även om den var relativt innovativ och jag är lite osäker på huruvida jag gillar denna eller inte. Jag gillar den mörka rostade smaken och den krämiga och bastanta kroppen, men jag gillar inte känslan av chili i halsen. Om chilin hade varit försiktigare så hade ölen varit avsevärt mycket bättre. doftar lite ketchup


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