Chocolate Sombrero

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Type: American Double/Imperial Stout
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  • 09.00% 
  • 2082/3686 
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Roasted dark malts plus extra chocolate malts plus ancho chile plus cinnamon plus organic vanilla extract plus a chocolate eating, beer drinking, Clown Shoes wearing, multi limbed, gorgeous and glorious Mexican wrestler on the label. That’s the recipe for a Chocolate Sombrero!

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Reviews: 2

  • Nov 30, 2013
    mcnealc31 (205)Rank: Beer DrinkerGroup: Ohio Beer Lovers
    3.8
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    Color is as you'd expect, dark brown with maybe a hint of ruby around the edges. Aroma is chocolate, vanilla, and a hint of chile. Light and smooth mouthfeel. Chocolate really comes through, followed by vanilla. There is a hint of heat, but not much. Bit of char in there, too.

    I like this quite a bit. Nice texture, good flavor, good balance. Wouldn't mind a bit more chile heat. Not a trace of heat from the 9% ABV!
  • Jan 26, 2013
    kaj-ii (778)Rank: Beer ConnoisseurGroup: Brown Ale Lovers
    3.9
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    [Suggested Glassware: Snifter]

    The pour was a very dark muddy brown with an average (1-2 finger) tan creamy head that had great retention, reducing slightly to a small cap and possessed excellent sheeting of lacing that coated the entire glass.

    The aroma was of a burnt chocolate malt, light resin hops and an earthy yeast with notes of dark chocolate, roasted coffee, vanilla, chili peppers, a hint of smoke and a moderate alcohol presence.

    The taste was good and roasty with a nice malty-sweetness and a touch of chocolate throughout, progressing slightly with a mild bitter charred flavor with notes of coffee, a spicy chili bite and a hint of cinnamon ate the end. The flavor lasted an average time following the swallow, with a spicy alcohol warming sensation and a nice roastiness left behind.

    Mouthfeel was almost full in body with a creamy, oily texture and a somewhat medium carbonation.

    Overall this was a brew with a very nice complexity derived from all the flavors converging upon one another, which as it turned out created a really tasty and well balanced Stout with a superb drinkability...http://www.facebook.com/KAJIIsBeerReviews

    Serving type: 22oz Bottle