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Chocolate Sombrero - Clown Shoes

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BA SCORE
87
very good

882 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 882
Reviews: 175
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 11.92%
Wants: 39
Gots: 124 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
Clown Shoes visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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!

(Beer added by: rab53 on 02-26-2012)
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Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

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Virginia

4/5  rDev +3.6%

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4/5  rDev +3.6%

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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

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Texas

3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

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4/5  rDev +3.6%

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California

4/5  rDev +3.6%

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Richardbeerlover

Texas

3.41/5  rDev -11.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Pours a nice dark brown black with a decent head that dissipates quickly. Smells ok and tastes like a typical dark stout. Can't detect much chocolate, ancho chiles or cinammon at all. Slightly sweet at the end. Goes down well but I am not that impressed for a beer that touts all these different ingredients, it has a very generic taste.

Serving type: bottle

07-20-2014 05:18:40 | More by Richardbeerlover
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California

4/5  rDev +3.6%

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Alberta (Canada)

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Georgia

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

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Florida

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Virginia

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Georgia

3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

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Virginia

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Illinois

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Ozzylizard

Pennsylvania

3.78/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Undated bottle at 45 degrees into standard pint glass
Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, and chilies (weak)
Head small (2 cm), light brown, creamy, slowly diminishing to 2 mm ring and partial layer
Lacing OK – narrow rings of small bubbles
Body dark brown, opaque
Flavor of roasted malt, chocolate, and faint cinnamon with a nice chili bite
Palate medium, watery, lively carbonation

This is a very drinkable well-made stout containing chilies. The chili and cinnamon compliment the chocolate, with the ancho chilies being mild enough to taste without burning my taste buds out. I’ll definitely buy this again.

Serving type: bottle

07-16-2014 23:49:31 | More by Ozzylizard
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Chocolate Sombrero from Clown Shoes
87 out of 100 based on 882 ratings.