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RATINGS: 30   MEAN: 3.47/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
Smoked IPA brewed with Puya Chiles.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ljthiessen (906) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - NOV 13, 2015
On tap at Darkness Day 2015. I’m not usually a big fan of the spicy beers, but this one was interesting. I like the smokiness, and the heat is just right to cut through the IPA bitterness and body. Still nothing incredible, but a really interesting effort.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
arminjewell (8853) - East Lansing, Michigan, USA - APR 17, 2015
Pour on tap at the brewery, hazy golden orange pour with white head, aroma brought notes of big smoke, campfire, meaty,bacon notes with a hint of chili, some bread, touch of orange in there. Taste was a mix of orange, grapefruit into big meat, smoke, campfire, slight ash into some earth, some chili heat comes in, finishing bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jesterdeal (1985) - Marlton, New Jersey, USA - JUN 5, 2014
On tap at POPE for beer week. Aroma of bacon, pine, and pepper. Pours light amber with a small white lacing. Taste is campfire, beef jerky, chili peppers, and slight citrus. Smoky and spicy mouthfeel but not thick or sticky. Nicely executed just very weird.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
PhillyCraft (4541) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 2, 2014
Dumpster fire, dumpster baby....whatever you call it, this thing should have been aborted. Notes of adhesive bandaids, fire, smoked meat, char. Awful awful drink.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Christpuncher (2280) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 31, 2014
Like eating a piece of beef jerky. Super smokey and tastes like ham. It's like drinking and eating lunch at the same time. Not very bitter or hoppy. Had at 3 aces. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Art (2534) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 28, 2014
On tap at 3 Aces. Pours a hazy orange with a white head. Aroma of smoked bacon. Taste is slightly bitter with a mild heat after burn. Medium light body, high carb.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
CJack (48) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAR 22, 2014
Draft pour, hazy orange, thin head. Decent aroma is earthy with smoke. Hot smoked pepper up front and throughout, mild malt backbone, moderate hop mildness. Thin palate and mouthfeel, quick finish and spicy aftertaste. Very unique complex hot pepper IPA. ---Rated whilst imbibing

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
UkrainPubCrawler (109) - Minnesota, USA - MAR 2, 2014
This is a delicious sour beer. The chili peppers give it an amazing kick without being too overpowering. Unfortunately they are out of it at Surly but hopefully it will be back soon!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Niko100 (2390) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 9, 2014
Tap; Hazy amber/gold color; Medium body; Aroma of toasted/smoky malt, hops, & campfire; Flavor of smoky malt, pine hops, citrus, and chili peppers; Finish is slightly bitter and fairly hot; Overall, interesting & pretty decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DalzAle (2012) - Eden Prairie, Minnesota, USA - FEB 7, 2014
Tap. Clear medium tan pour, nice slowly dissipating 1/2 inch head and a slightly malty & sweet aroma. Flavor is meaty, malty, with hints of chipotle peppers and faint hops on the aftertaste. More enjoyable than I thought it would be.

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