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Ghost Face Killah - Twisted Pine Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
70
okay

496 Ratings
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Ratings: 496
Reviews: 153
rAvg: 3
pDev: 29.67%
Wants: 94
Gots: 71 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Twisted Pine Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Chile Beer |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
Made with 6 chiles including Anaheim, Fresno, jalapeño, serrano, habenero, and ghost chile.

(Beer added by: Todd on 01-11-2011)
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2.75/5  rDev -8.3%

yankeej13, Aug 18, 2014
Photo of mcloud2
1.25/5  rDev -58.3%

Was handed this at a beer sampling without being warned what it was, took a sizable swig and got quite a surprise to say the least. I was expecting a refreshing beer, but instead was left with my mouth and throat burning and gasping for air. I am not sure I would qualify this as beer, so much as alcoholic pepper sauce.
The poor was a nice amber with a bit of lace that quickly disappeared. The aroma was sharp and overwhelming, and I could not discern any hops or malt over the roasted pepper. While I enjoy spicy food, I would have to say that I find spicy beer less than tolerable. I saw this as more of a novelty, but I digress, if a pepper beer is what you are looking for, you may enjoy this, but I personally found it to be just an unpleasant assault on the senses.

mcloud2, Aug 15, 2014
Photo of ElGallo
3.25/5  rDev +8.3%

ElGallo, Aug 13, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +8.3%

rojapa, Aug 09, 2014
Photo of Aaron_Kerkvliet
2.75/5  rDev -8.3%

Aaron_Kerkvliet, Aug 08, 2014
Photo of StonrCase
3.25/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Not too bad flavor, first half of taste time. The second half of the flavor time is a burnt pepper flavor, kinda different. nice color, the head disappeared as soon as I was done pouring it in the glass. Not too hot to drink, a jalapeno has a similar heat. (those who say it is hotter are stretching the truth a little.) Website for twistedpinebrewing.com was taken down today, it listed Minnesota as selling it, Minnesota does not. you can order it thru Algona Iowa and make a road-trip like I did, but at $76/case I will not make this a weekly habit. you don't want more than 2 at a time though.

StonrCase, Aug 02, 2014
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3/5  rDev 0%

Fettpopps, Jul 30, 2014
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3/5  rDev 0%

aoampm, Jul 27, 2014
Photo of irongator
4.48/5  rDev +49.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

im getting this beer a high rating because it completely advertises that you're drinking a hot pepper. Other than that you really have no expectations going into this beer so if you want to drink a pepper. This is the great beer for you so I will rate it highly based on that!

irongator, Jul 27, 2014
Photo of MakeMineADoubleJack
2.59/5  rDev -13.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

I poured this into my Sam Adams perfect pint. It has a nice orange/amber coloring. The head sizzled as it dissipated, leaving no lacing. You heard that right: SIZZLED! And, yes, that was pretty damn cool.

It smells like fresh hot peppers: habanero and so on. Read the label, and you'll see just how much heat these nutbags put into this beer.

Taste follows the smell. It's all hot peppers, like you bit into them fresh at the marketplace.

Mouthfeel is the worst. My lips and tongue and throat are a burning hellfire. What were these nutbags thinking?! Was this beer meant as a Man Vs. Food challenge? "Hey, Adam Richman, drink this in less than 30 minutes."

I poured this out after several sips. It is somewhat tasty, but it's impossible to enjoy due to the immense heat. Good luck, if you dare attempt to drink it.

MakeMineADoubleJack, Jul 22, 2014
Photo of ChrisSRT4
5/5  rDev +66.7%

ChrisSRT4, Jul 21, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +25%

BarrelAgedG, Jul 13, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +16.7%

dbauer78, Jul 10, 2014
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2/5  rDev -33.3%

devilfluff, Jul 10, 2014
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3/5  rDev 0%

BearMittens, Jul 09, 2014
Photo of KateK
1/5  rDev -66.7%

KateK, Jul 08, 2014
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3/5  rDev 0%

justahead, Jul 06, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +25%

KAF, Jul 06, 2014
Photo of JuicesFlowing
4.6/5  rDev +53.3%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Poured into an IPA glass.

Look: Dull rusty cantaloupe color. The head disappears in nano-seconds.
No lacing.

Aroma: Peppers. Hot peppers.

Taste: Hell in a glass. My throat burns. And it tastes like every pepper. Every pepper.

Mouthfeel: Can't really tell as seeing how there's a fucking fire in my mouth.

Overall: The hottest pepper beer ever, and the best.

JuicesFlowing, Jul 06, 2014
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2/5  rDev -33.3%

CrusinforaBrewsin, Jul 03, 2014
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4/5  rDev +33.3%

LXIXME, Jun 29, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -16.7%

huntermop, Jun 26, 2014
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3/5  rDev 0%

bens0n, Jun 24, 2014
Photo of hmmmbeer10
1.25/5  rDev -58.3%

hmmmbeer10, Jun 22, 2014
Ghost Face Killah from Twisted Pine Brewing Company
70 out of 100 based on 496 ratings.