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Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
Copenhagen, Denmark

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RATINGS: 771   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.82   EST. CALORIES: 198   ABV: 6.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Brewed with Chipotle chili peppers.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Firefly54 (242) - - JAN 30, 2015
Black colour with a large thick tan head that dissipates but leaves a small head that retains. Aroma - chipotle pepper comes through more like green pepper, dark dark chocolate, earthy, coffee, roasted malt. Great mouthfeel, the chipotle pepper just comes through on the finish. Slight tickle on my lip. Good balance of sweetness, slightly vegetal, some chocolate and expresso. Really good!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
aleksander9 (836) - Oslo, NORWAY - JAN 30, 2015
Black with great brown head. Aroma is molasses, leather, espresso, chilli and some cherry. Rich palate. Aftertaste is chocolate, hot chilli, coffee and leather. Overall: impressive. Tastes like it’s 10%.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
VamboladeTolly (772) - Tartu, ESTONIA - JAN 30, 2015
Bottle@ De Tolly Joogipood. Pours deep dark brown with nice thick brown head. Aroma of burnt malts, coffee, some herbal notes. Taste burnt malts, some light chilli spicyness, coffee, medium bitter. Good beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Silvan7 (885) - Samarate, ITALY - JAN 26, 2015
Bottle @ 111 cafč Castellanza. Marrone scuro, impenetrabile, schiuma beige scurissima, fine e persistente. Aroma intenso, tostato, caffč, cacao amaro, frutta secca, (nocciola).oltre al classico odore da porter si percepisce un vegetale da verdura fresca appena tagliata. Gusto abboccato, cacao, caffč, liquirizia e toffee. Leggermente vegetale, peperone piů che peperoncino. piccantezza solo accennata. Piacevolmente luppolata. Poco calda, poco carbonata, equilibrata ed armonica.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Moebbels (500) - FINLAND - JAN 22, 2015
A pitch black body with a thick, creamy brown head. Nose has rich aromas of cocoa beans, coffee and caramel. Taste is sweet with a slowly developing peppery hotness and a lingering bitter finish. Low carbonation and thick, creamy palate. Very well made and nicely balanced.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GregClow (2986) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 18, 2015
Bottle from LCBO. Dark almost-black body with umber highlights and a thin cap of dark tan foam. Leaves some seriously oily looking legs on the glass when swirled. Big aroma - charred malt, wet oak, dark chocolate, and deep smokiness. Smooth body, low carbonation. Nicely integrated flavours, with the big, malty porter doing a great job in supporting the smoky chili notes. Quite enjoyable.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
pootzboy (1650) - Hawgville, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 18, 2015
Bottle - pours black, opaque with a small dark cap - rich roasty-cocoa tones in the nose with a hint of spice and smokiness- flavour is a rich thick blend of roasty dark malts with bright hopping enhanced by a piquant sharpness - rich roasty finish with a spicy smoky end to it. I think the smoky chipotle ads to the porter and the use of thi spice was judicious and accurate to make it a great accompaniment to the palate. Top flight flavored porter

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
lukin (525) - Ontario, CANADA - JAN 7, 2015
bottle. Dark brown/black colour, with hints of red. Chocolate, roasty, smoky. Spicy finish. Unique.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MichalSVK (5) - Žilina, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JAN 6, 2015 does not count
dominantou tohto piva je pražený jačmeň, jemne sladová chuť s nevýrazným chilli a chmeľ som nenašiel vôbec. - štipľavá chilli chuť sa stane výraznejšou po dopití fľaše, od obsluhy viem že chilli porter sa dá spraviť aj zaujímavejšie a lepšie a také boli aj dojmy po dopití tohto piva príliš ma nezaujalo ale má svoje kvality pre ktoré sa oplatí ho skúsiť

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 14/20
AoxoMoxoA (11) - Massachusetts, USA - JAN 3, 2015
True to its name, the smoked chipotle shines through from start to finish, though for the $18.99 price I paid, I had hopes that the overall flavor would expand as the beer warmed. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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