1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Chipotle Ale - Rogue Ales

Not Rated.
Chipotle AleChipotle Ale

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
81
good

1,250 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1,250
Reviews: 682
rAvg: 3.57
pDev: 18.49%
Wants: 66
Gots: 48 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Rogue Ales visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Chile Beer |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
Label of 22 oz bottle:

8 Ingredients: Harrington, Klages & Maier Munich Malts; Cascade & Willamette Hops; Chipotle Peppers, Free Range Coastal Waters & Top Fermenting Pacman Yeast.

No Chemicals, No Preservatives, No Additives.

Dedicated to Spanish author Juan de la Cueva, who, in 1575, wrote of a Mexican dish that combined seedless chipotles with ale.

This ale is deep amber in color with a rich malty aroma, and delicately spiced with smoked Jalapeno peppers to give it that extra bite!

Oregon Brewed - Established 1988

Oxygen Fixing Caps - 35 IBU

(Beer added by: TastyTaste on 03-09-2002)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 1,250 | Reviews: 682 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by ely2000k:
Photo of ely2000k
ely2000k

California

4.08/5  rDev +14.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Didn't really know what to expect from this beer. After trying it, I can say I definitely like the style and find it right up my alley. I do like spicy things overall, and having this makes me realize it can work fairly well in beer when done right. Appearance looks like a normal type of amber ale. Not to much head or lacing, looks nondescript. You can definitely smell some of the pepper, and it gives the beer a slightly smokey scent. The smell is interesting. I can't say it's necessarily appetizing, but definitely interesting. Taste wise is where this beer shines. As it warms, the pepper and spice becomes slightly more pronounced, and gives this beer a bit of a bite that I find to be really satisfying. The more you have of it, the better it is. It takes a little getting used to at first. Mouthfeel is a little on the watery side, but the same time the carbonation goes great with the spice, and the heat of it makes it feel quite full. Any fuller body would probably make this feel too heavy. Overall I quite liked this... not a beer I would drink everyday, but certainly good.

Serving type: bottle

02-01-2012 06:43:55 | More by ely2000k
More User Reviews:
Photo of gledford
gledford

New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev -9%

07-19-2014 13:38:37 | More by gledford
Photo of Cloaked_Phantom
Cloaked_Phantom

Georgia

4.5/5  rDev +26.1%

07-19-2014 05:05:21 | More by Cloaked_Phantom
Photo of somalley26
somalley26

Ohio

2.5/5  rDev -30%

07-19-2014 03:28:16 | More by somalley26
Photo of DrMindbender
DrMindbender

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +5%

07-18-2014 01:09:17 | More by DrMindbender
Photo of frontalot
frontalot

Washington

4.5/5  rDev +26.1%

07-17-2014 04:11:05 | More by frontalot
Photo of CreightonSM
CreightonSM

New York

3.5/5  rDev -2%

07-16-2014 22:35:41 | More by CreightonSM
Photo of tabhill
tabhill

New York

3.75/5  rDev +5%

07-16-2014 01:54:06 | More by tabhill
Photo of Danny-Ginger
Danny-Ginger


2.75/5  rDev -23%

07-16-2014 01:45:45 | More by Danny-Ginger
Photo of BrianFarragher
BrianFarragher

Delaware

4/5  rDev +12%

07-15-2014 23:24:35 | More by BrianFarragher
Photo of TigerOwl
TigerOwl

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -2%

07-15-2014 04:01:59 | More by TigerOwl
Photo of Demon_Lung
Demon_Lung

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +19%

07-13-2014 02:14:44 | More by Demon_Lung
Photo of MikeDAdams
MikeDAdams

Idaho

4.25/5  rDev +19%

07-12-2014 03:40:59 | More by MikeDAdams
Photo of DeltaFour
DeltaFour

Florida

3/5  rDev -16%

07-10-2014 09:13:03 | More by DeltaFour
Photo of BearMittens
BearMittens

Nebraska

4/5  rDev +12%

07-09-2014 04:39:23 | More by BearMittens
Photo of KAF
KAF

Iowa

3.25/5  rDev -9%

07-06-2014 16:30:05 | More by KAF
Photo of NOLANDMAN
NOLANDMAN

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +33.1%

07-04-2014 06:34:32 | More by NOLANDMAN
Photo of Larz_73
Larz_73

British Columbia (Canada)

1/5  rDev -72%

07-04-2014 05:54:28 | More by Larz_73
Photo of bumchilly25
bumchilly25

British Columbia (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev +5%

07-02-2014 04:41:34 | More by bumchilly25
Photo of AndreBileski
AndreBileski

Brazil

4.25/5  rDev +19%

07-02-2014 01:27:15 | More by AndreBileski
Photo of BrahptimusPrime
BrahptimusPrime

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +12%

06-27-2014 20:15:22 | More by BrahptimusPrime
Photo of bigox420
bigox420

Ontario (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev -2%

06-27-2014 03:10:50 | More by bigox420
Photo of huntermop
huntermop

South Carolina

3/5  rDev -16%

06-26-2014 19:13:58 | More by huntermop
Photo of seanchai
seanchai

Virginia

4/5  rDev +12%

06-24-2014 19:45:06 | More by seanchai
Photo of toppoop
toppoop

Ohio

1.5/5  rDev -58%

06-24-2014 19:37:57 | More by toppoop
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Chipotle Ale from Rogue Ales
81 out of 100 based on 1,250 ratings.