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Crazy Ed's Cave Creek Chili Beer - Chili Beer Co.

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Crazy Ed's Cave Creek Chili BeerCrazy Ed's Cave Creek Chili Beer

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269 Ratings
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Ratings: 269
Reviews: 230
rAvg: 1.69
pDev: 44.97%
Wants: 21
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Chili Beer Co. visit their website
Arizona, United States

Style | ABV
Chile Beer |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: taez555 on 02-04-2002

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.
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Photo of ADuff
3/5  rDev +77.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Depending on what I pair this with, I have been enjoying this beer since 2005. Definitely not the best, but I can easily get worse anyday of the week in my local retail cooler.

Photo of JamesB63
2.29/5  rDev +35.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Great ingrediants that just came a little short of making a good beer

Photo of Kajagoogoo84
1.42/5  rDev -16%
look: 1.75 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Photo of WholeLottaTricks
3.12/5  rDev +84.6%

Photo of Knobs303
1/5  rDev -40.8%

Photo of richobrien
1/5  rDev -40.8%

Photo of Sellen
1.25/5  rDev -26%

Photo of xJMFCx
1.25/5  rDev -26%

Photo of Durandal_777
1/5  rDev -40.8%

Photo of wiseguywood
1.04/5  rDev -38.5%
look: 1.25 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 1

This stuff had to be the worst beer I have ever tasted. No redeeming flavor, the only thing I recall was that it was hot (which in and of itself would be fine) and was pure dreck.

My first true drain pour.

I tasted this a couple of years ago at least, and had written some brief notes about it.

Photo of DaveMiller
1.5/5  rDev -11.2%

Photo of camartin27
1/5  rDev -40.8%

Photo of srgj88
1/5  rDev -40.8%

Photo of mjw1200
1/5  rDev -40.8%

Photo of thedifferencemaker
1.5/5  rDev -11.2%

Photo of pkalix
3.64/5  rDev +115.4%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

sorry, but I love this sh*t. I wont session this. nor do I inted to drink this early on in my session, but this is an awesome dessert beer. reference all the breweries who are competing for the hottest beer competition.... you don't have to like it. but I do. cave creek, however, is not producing the best chile beer around, but it DOES provide a chile in every beer, which is kind of cool. it's not intended to supplant your favorite stout or ipa, but, rather, it IS an interesting aside to most beers produced and I appreciate it.
take it or leave it. I enjoy it. just like I enjoy sushi ever once in awhile....

Photo of Slatetank
2.75/5  rDev +62.7%

Photo of bumchilly25
2.25/5  rDev +33.1%

Photo of DrunkinYogi
2/5  rDev +18.3%

Photo of okcommuter
3/5  rDev +77.5%

Photo of harpus
1.5/5  rDev -11.2%

Photo of Hopheadjeffery
1/5  rDev -40.8%

Photo of cliff1066
2.5/5  rDev +47.9%

Photo of kzoobrew
1.03/5  rDev -39.1%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

I cannot remember who sent me this, who ever you were.... screw you.

This looks like beer in the most generic sense. Yellow and yellow. There is nothing but yellow. There is no head, no lacing, no appeal. I am not sure why I did not stop right here.

The aroma is atrocious. All adjunct lager and hot sauce in the nose.

This beer seriously tastes like how Taco Bell feels coming out. I apologize for churching it up a bit, it is really much worse than that. Unobstructed chili flavor and heat. There is absolutely nothing desirable about this beer.

All my mouth feels is hot. I can say that it is light bodied, that is about as detailed I can get.

I will readily admit that this review was written based off a very small sample. I feel comfortable writing this review because I am positive it was not going to get any better, in fact I am sure it would have only gotten worse. This is not a beer, this is torture. Screw water boarding, make me drink this and I will tell you everything. Since it is the night before Thanksgiving I feel like I should end on a positive note. I am thankful I never have to drink this again.

Photo of t0rin0
3/5  rDev +77.5%

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Crazy Ed's Cave Creek Chili Beer from Chili Beer Co.
45 out of 100 based on 269 ratings.