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Lips Of Faith - Cocoa Molé - New Belgium Brewing

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BA SCORE
89
very good

618 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 618
Reviews: 201
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 14.86%
Wants: 83
Gots: 61 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Chile Beer |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: hopfacebrew on 01-20-2012)
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GOGRANDE

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

11-28-2012 04:24:21 | More by GOGRANDE
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bradfordjohnson

Kentucky

4/5  rDev +0.8%

11-27-2012 00:52:00 | More by bradfordjohnson
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vcoggins

Texas

4/5  rDev +0.8%

11-24-2012 22:26:56 | More by vcoggins
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t0rin0

California

3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

11-22-2012 23:42:30 | More by t0rin0
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dalahodson

California

3.98/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Nice dark Carmel flavors with a slight hop taste,the chilli blends nice with the other spices, Looks good in the glass. Went well with with spice food. Many beers at 9 o/o have an alcohol after taste, this was not evident in this brew. The nice thing about the brew is the chilli is not over powering just a light after taste.

Serving type: on-tap

11-22-2012 22:01:33 | More by dalahodson
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andrewkgray91

Colorado

3.25/5  rDev -18.1%

11-20-2012 19:14:42 | More by andrewkgray91
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Antnyd82

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

11-20-2012 06:45:23 | More by Antnyd82
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CGMLS3

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

11-18-2012 02:08:23 | More by CGMLS3
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TKEbeerman

Florida

3.25/5  rDev -18.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

A: poured into my taster, this brew pours a caramel red with an average head. Nothing to special.
S: The aroma of this brew is just a hint of chocolate. A little pepper is present in the noise. Natural chile.
A: the flavor has a very ballanced pepper tasted with chocolate to mellow the peppers. the peppers kick on the back of the pallet.
MF: the mouth feel is a little thin and the carbination is light, but still the body of this brew can hold up....barely.
Overall a unique beer, worth the try.

Serving type: bottle

11-17-2012 03:23:52 | More by TKEbeerman
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Grocerystowe


4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

11-16-2012 21:32:42 | More by Grocerystowe
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Homerb3

Georgia

1.53/5  rDev -61.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

I did not like this beer at all.

I saw it, liked the bottle, read the ingredients and thought that could be good. I was wrong.

Had a nice light brown color.

Poured almost flat with no head at all.

The taste was spicy chocolate in a bad way. Burning alcohol aftertaste.

I normally like all of New Belgiums creations but do not recommend this unless you wanna play a joke on someone,

Serving type: bottle

11-12-2012 12:43:02 | More by Homerb3
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arash1000

Arkansas

2.25/5  rDev -43.3%

11-10-2012 06:35:07 | More by arash1000
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dorkinajeep

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev +0.8%

11-10-2012 00:16:44 | More by dorkinajeep
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roblund

California

3/5  rDev -24.4%

11-08-2012 17:26:16 | More by roblund
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richkrull

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

11-05-2012 14:51:56 | More by richkrull
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tbone1384

Wyoming

4.5/5  rDev +13.4%

11-03-2012 03:28:49 | More by tbone1384
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ROGUE16

Delaware

3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

10-29-2012 14:34:07 | More by ROGUE16
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ilikebeer03

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

10-29-2012 00:40:09 | More by ilikebeer03
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Twal

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

10-28-2012 19:07:36 | More by Twal
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brystmar

Texas

3.78/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Review #700!

Brown body becomes a translucent liquid, leaving behind sticky beads of lace. I remembered this being a stout but I was clearly wrong.

Fruity aroma starts things off, oddly, reminiscent of a Belgian strong ale. Spices, hints of green chiles, sweet malt. Meh, nothing special here.

Taste makes up for the shortfalls, blending spicy chiles, chocolate, dark fruits, and the malt base into a unique brew. Really needs more body, as the current incarnation is unacceptably weak.

All things considered, Cocoa Mole would be better as an imperial stout. Pretty good nonetheless.

Serving type: bottle

10-27-2012 23:53:17 | More by brystmar
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Peglegtim


4.5/5  rDev +13.4%

10-26-2012 19:50:54 | More by Peglegtim
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zonker17

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

10-26-2012 00:25:47 | More by zonker17
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blindpiggie

Colorado

4/5  rDev +0.8%

10-23-2012 17:23:16 | More by blindpiggie
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BrutalSusan

Texas

2.9/5  rDev -27%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

bottle to pint glass.

Quickly diminishing head. Translucent brown in appearance. Strong cinnamon and baking spice flavor with a little pumpkin and a hint of salt on the finish. I feel like it needs more of a bittering hop presence. decent beer if you split three ways, a half pint is all i need. should be released in the fall. it would make for a nice after dinner drink. Not my thing, but an unusual beer that i am glad to have tried.

Serving type: bottle

10-23-2012 07:17:40 | More by BrutalSusan
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sennin

Michigan

4.75/5  rDev +19.6%

10-23-2012 00:58:25 | More by sennin
Lips Of Faith - Cocoa Molé from New Belgium Brewing
89 out of 100 based on 618 ratings.