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Original C Cave Creek Chili Beer - Cerveza Con Chili - Chili Beer Co.

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Original C Cave Creek Chili Beer - Cerveza Con ChiliOriginal C Cave Creek Chili Beer - Cerveza Con Chili

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BA SCORE
51
awful

372 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

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Ratings: 372
Reviews: 182
rAvg: 2.04
pDev: 38.73%
Wants: 9
Gots: 16 | 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:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: oelergud on 09-23-2007)
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Walkerjgt

Ohio

1.75/5  rDev -14.2%

08-22-2014 19:35:28 | More by Walkerjgt
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Indiana

1/5  rDev -51%

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AntG21

Pennsylvania

1/5  rDev -51%

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Aficionado_Shawn

New York

2/5  rDev -2%

08-06-2014 03:36:40 | More by Aficionado_Shawn
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1Sundown2C

New York

2.5/5  rDev +22.5%

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Brabander

Netherlands

1/5  rDev -51%

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Arizona

1.5/5  rDev -26.5%

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Cloaked_Phantom

Georgia

1.75/5  rDev -14.2%

07-19-2014 06:11:02 | More by Cloaked_Phantom
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hophugger

Virginia

3.35/5  rDev +64.2%

ok, lots of bad ratings for this beer, but I differ a bit. Yes, I agree that this is not a premium beer with a premium taste...but....as long as it is very cold, this golden hued beer is very refreshing. Only aftertaste is of the chili, and if you have any tolerance for heat, the aftertaste is pleasant. The chili, I am sure is only decorative but adds a uniquness that most beers do not have. I drank straight from the bootle and found a refreshing beverage that would be great anytime, especially during a warm day

07-13-2014 12:59:42 | More by hophugger
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pathead

Wisconsin

3/5  rDev +47.1%

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DrunkinYogi

Connecticut

2.5/5  rDev +22.5%

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FadetoBock

Alberta (Canada)

1/5  rDev -51%

06-28-2014 04:30:20 | More by FadetoBock
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bumchilly25

British Columbia (Canada)

1.75/5  rDev -14.2%

06-25-2014 03:07:15 | More by bumchilly25
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bikermike570312

Texas

2.5/5  rDev +22.5%

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Michigan

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paulys55

Pennsylvania

1.5/5  rDev -26.5%

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Miles228

Ohio

1.5/5  rDev -26.5%

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Johnroby

Ohio

1/5  rDev -51%

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srb176

Ohio

1/5  rDev -51%

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West Virginia

2.5/5  rDev +22.5%

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West Virginia

2/5  rDev -2%

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Latarnik

New Jersey

2/5  rDev -2%

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DaveRinn

Washington

1.5/5  rDev -26.5%

05-19-2014 05:40:28 | More by DaveRinn
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Georgiabeer

Georgia

1/5  rDev -51%

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Slatetank

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev +22.5%

I picked this up at brass rail in the cooler, poured chilled into a mug.

The color is dull golden with fast moving bubbles that are very small with no head at all -it doesn't even revive when swirled and the green chile is kind of drab like a canned green olive. The smell is very peppery but not exactly like fresh cut pepper, more like a gas station nacho or tostito queso pepper smell -pretty lifeless with a odd beer scent in the background. The feel is okay, not great, definitely spicy but not over the top with mild carbonation and light sweetness with a lingering heat in the finish.

The flavor is basically your average light lager or adjunct lager at first followed by a vegetal taste then heat, not that offensive, yet not a lot of actual malt or yeast in the taste either. The taste is pretty dominated by the heat of the jalapeno(?) after the first tow sips which again tastes like the smell -kind of peppery but I had to take a bite to be sure...it pretty much extracted all the heat and flavor out of the pepper into the beer. The pepper inside is just for show obviously but it has a flavorless fiber only aspect which explains the level of heat in the beer. Overall I guess I am more tolerant than others but the base beer is not awful or seriously flawed enough to give it a bad score -mediocre I suppose but I don't hate this just because it is a pale lager. I will say that I think it is less than average drinkbility in general since the heat is all you really get which is not that refreshing-could be good with something hearty, but I would probably avoid this and don't recommend it -basically a novelty with the pepper in the bottle.

05-10-2014 18:20:58 | More by Slatetank
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Original C Cave Creek Chili Beer - Cerveza Con Chili from Chili Beer Co.
51 out of 100 based on 372 ratings.