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Throwback Spicy Bohemian - Throwback Brewery

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Throwback Spicy Bohemian
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very good

47 Ratings

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Ratings: 47
Reviews: 7
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 14.25%
Wants: 2
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Throwback Brewery visit their website
New Hampshire, United States

Style | ABV
Chile Beer |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
We took our pilsener and “dry-hopped” it with roasted jalapenos. The result is a well-balanced beer with a very intoxicating peppery-type aroma, great jalapeno flavor, and just a bit of lingering heat.

40 IBU

(Beer added by: Gosox8787 on 08-26-2011)
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4.75/5  rDev +23.1%

This is a must if you like pepper beers. Light, crisp, slight heat. Do not hesitate to try if you find it.

benbking, Sep 06, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

tpauer, Aug 27, 2014
4.75/5  rDev +23.1%

JOHNKNEEGEEZ, Aug 03, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

tkdchampxi, Aug 01, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +16.6%

NO_PEW, Jun 29, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.6%

botchla, Jun 25, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +10.1%

doctorjack, Jun 12, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

jpd7374, Jun 06, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.6%

dental, Jun 02, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +16.6%

NJBeer265, Jun 01, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.6%

YeastInception, Jun 01, 2014
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3/5  rDev -22.3%

oline73, Mar 28, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +10.1%

SJbeerlover, Mar 25, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.6%

SebD, Mar 25, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

Kataco16, Mar 24, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -28.8%

chet4, Mar 24, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.6%

bleeps, Nov 11, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.6%

Adamostella, Oct 25, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

ygtbsm94, Oct 25, 2013
Photo of Maxwell
4.06/5  rDev +5.2%

The beer pours and oranging gold with a little head of medium sized, white bubbles. The head leaves little to no lacing. In body the beer is slightly hazy, though clean and free of particles, and is full of lazy bubbles working their way to the head. On the nose, the beer smells clean and peppery, like the flesh of a jalapeno fresh out of the garden. Light bready malts also appear lightly in the nose. On the tongue, the beer tastes spicy and softly sweet with light touches of acidity on the sides of the cheeks. In flavor the beer tastes of fresh jalapeno, spicy and fleshy with light vegetal skin notes that are beautiful on the tongue. Light, cracker malt can also be felt as a cream on the sides of the taste, balancing and cooling the spicy flavors. The finish brings the largest touch of bready malt, but the jalapeno flavors return in the aftertaste and give a nice lingering spice to the mouth alongside a slight plastic flavor. In the mouth, the beer feels on the light side of medium in body with a light jelling on the tongue. Carbonation is softer, but bites at the beginning of the sip. After the beer leaves the mouth is left wet with spice and acid canceling saliva. Overall this beer is refreshingly unique, with some awesome pepper flavors that would do amazingly with food. The spicy flavor actually dies off as you drink more of it, which is too bad, but overall this is one of, if not my favorite pepper beer with some great, fleshy, pepper flavors. A beer to try for sure.

Maxwell, Aug 26, 2013
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2.25/5  rDev -41.7%

DonFrap, Jul 09, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

PatGreer, Jul 04, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

Janeinma, Jun 30, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.6%

agreenman19, Jun 12, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

LMH88, Jun 06, 2013
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Throwback Spicy Bohemian from Throwback Brewery
86 out of 100 based on 47 ratings.