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RATINGS: 452   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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Say hola to a spiced up ale full of cocoa and ancho, guajillo, chipotle peppers. But don’t fear the heat, because plenty of caramel and chocolate malts bring a smooth, complex flavor. Scents of cinnamon when poured will have your saying "¡Ole For Mole!"


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3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
BOLTZ7555 (2999) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - FEB 18, 2012
Pleasantly surprised by this as the Lips of Faith series has been hit or miss for me. This ones an easy double, maybe a triple. Dark clear obsidian pour creates a small latte head. Ample carbonation. Aroma of freshly baked brownies and gooey caramel. Flavor shows a lot of complexity and balance. Fudge, cinnamon sticks and a healthy dose of chili pepper heat impact the tongue. Capsiason lights up the taste buds a bit but is not overwhelming. The cocoa, toffee and brown sugar notes definitely tame it down. A little thin but absolutely delicious!


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
juiceisloose (1255) - Windermere, Florida, USA - JAN 31, 2016
22 oz bottle. Pours a dark mahogany brown color with a reddish hue and topped by a small layer of beige colored foam that settles slowly to a thin film and leaving patches of lace around the glass. The aroma shows notes of cocoa powder, cinnamon, and chili pepper spices with an underlying tone of earthy roast, and toasted caramel and toffee sweetness. The peppers are quite prevalent in the nose, but come across more as spice as opposed to whole peppers. The flavor follows with the dark cocoa and toasted caramel and toffee malts showing a nice sweetness up front and then washed away by the cinnamon, and chili pepper spices. The peppers add a good amount of spice and a touch of heat through out, while notes of vanilla act to balance things out. Medium bodied and fairly smooth with moderate carbonation that leads to a lingering spicy pepper finish with a touch of heat. This is a solid and well made spiced Porter. Tasty stuff.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DavoleBomb (1744) - Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 11, 2016
Poured into a snifter. 3.5 A: Black color. One finger of frothy tan head. Retention is about average and a short ring of lacing is left. 4.0 S: Oh yeah, the peppers are in this. Big peppery vegetal nose that works so well. Layers of cocoa powder and milk chocolate. Caramel and roastiness underneath. Just as advertised. 4.0 T: Pepper flavor is the dominant flavor. The heat is minor and mainly manifests as a subtle afterburn. Again lots of chocolate and cocoa powder. Caramel with a light apple fruitiness. Well done. 3.75 M: Medium body. Good moderate carbonation. Lightly creamy with a warming finish. 4.0 D: I really love chile beers. This is a market that needs expanded. This is a good one. ★ 721 characters DavoleBomb, Apr 03, 2015

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bulldogops (1672) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 25, 2015
Rating #1483 - 07.03.2015 - Bottle from Sherbrooke - Opaque dark brown/black pour with a bubbly head that fades quickly. Aroma is toasted oak, chocolate, espresso. Mild carbonation, medium-heavy alcohol warmth (could be the heat-heat). Palate is more chocolatey roasty malt, and a fiery chipotle heat. Rip-roaring spicy stout at 9%. Nice.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
blueshockey24 (175) - Colorado, USA - DEC 23, 2015
Bottle. Pours black with thin head. Aroma is chocolate, cinnamon (cinnamon strudel). Taste is chocolate and cinnamon up front with a peppery heat and cinnamon finish. The heat lingers around a bit. Pretty good.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrW (488) - Londerzeel, BELGIUM - DEC 10, 2015
Sample at Leuven Innovation Beer Festival Poured black with an off white head. Aroma had cocoa, chocolat, cinnamon. Taste had gingerbread, apple cinnamon, pepper, milk. Just a bit too much cinnamon in the finish. Lovely spicyness in the throat. This beer was a lot of fun! I liked it.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
YigSvartka (246) - Manitoba, CANADA - DEC 6, 2015
Opaque black hue with a negligibly sized white head. Extremely unique and chaotic aroma with notes of caramel, vanilla, chocolate, spice, cotton candy, nutmeg, and a few others that I cannot ascertain. Mid bodied and creamy. Initial taste is creamy chocolate milk, caramel, and vanilla and the finish consists of roast, jalapeno, nutmeg, and bubblegum. Lingering spice. Wonderfully unique.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
TimE (4530) - Tokyo, JAPAN - OCT 30, 2015
Very thin over spiced. Really disappointed though I like spiced stouts. Not horrible but never again.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nische (1505) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 14, 2015
Tap at Queens Head. Pours deep brown with a off white head. Aroma of cocoa, chili, anise and cinnamon. Flavor packed with chocolate, raisins and spices up front with a lingering light chili burn.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
SirLimpsalot (3119) - SWEDEN - OCT 5, 2015
@ Stordirren 15-8-29: (backlograting) Ganska tunn vätska. Mycket kryddig doft samt doft av körsbär. Inte riktigt gott. Mycket kanel och chili ... nja

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
alexsdad06 (7727) - Ohio, USA - SEP 30, 2015
22 oz bottle shared by Tmoney99. Pours cola brown in color with a small off white head. The aroma and flavor have a base of nice chocolate character with ample spices throughout, peppery spice, Saigon cinnamon adds a different character, sweet vanilla, sweet malts, lighter hints of smoke, interesting enough.


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