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Autumnal Molé Stout - Ska Brewing Co.

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Autumnal Molé StoutAutumnal Molé Stout

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351 Ratings
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Ratings: 351
Reviews: 84
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 16.99%
Wants: 26
Gots: 25 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Ska Brewing Co. visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Chile Beer |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: gtermi on 09-21-2012)
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Photo of bshotbox
3.68/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

this stout was something that I have never had before. It was like a chilly, spicy stout. I think they got the body just right for the spices, no so much for the stout category, seems more like a brown stout at most. I enjoyed it for its creativity but think it would be hard to keep going back to. I think it is worth recommending, if you haven't tried a beer like this it is worth the adventure!

bshotbox, Nov 23, 2012
Photo of GringoKid
4/5  rDev +11.4%

GringoKid, Nov 18, 2012
Photo of bonez05404
2/5  rDev -44.3%

bonez05404, Nov 18, 2012
Photo of Hellpop65
3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

Hellpop65, Nov 17, 2012
Photo of DMur80
4/5  rDev +11.4%

DMur80, Nov 17, 2012
Photo of kylemckinnis
4.25/5  rDev +18.4%

kylemckinnis, Nov 15, 2012
Photo of PopnLoads
4/5  rDev +11.4%

PopnLoads, Nov 14, 2012
Photo of truesolution
3.25/5  rDev -9.5%

truesolution, Nov 13, 2012
Photo of TheBishopco
3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

TheBishopco, Nov 13, 2012
Photo of TastyIsBeer
3/5  rDev -16.4%

TastyIsBeer, Nov 13, 2012
Photo of tmm313
2.75/5  rDev -23.4%

tmm313, Nov 13, 2012
Photo of coz
4/5  rDev +11.4%

coz, Nov 11, 2012
Photo of facundoCNB
4.23/5  rDev +17.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

a reddish dark brown pour with a finger of head which quickly diminished.
smells spicy, yet sweet. cinnamon, cloves, chipotle peppers, chocolate, cedar

a sweet hit of spices up front (nutmeg, cinnamon, cloves) followed by chipotle spicyness which isn't very strong. the sweet chocolate overtone makes this an excellent balanced beer.

medium body +, low carbonation with a nice warm feeling.

this is an excellent beer. i just wish it was a tad bit more carbonated, but other than that, loved it.

facundoCNB, Nov 10, 2012
Photo of hiphopj5
3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

hiphopj5, Nov 09, 2012
Photo of benlaverriere
4.75/5  rDev +32.3%

benlaverriere, Nov 09, 2012
Photo of MacsBeerMaster
4.5/5  rDev +25.3%

MacsBeerMaster, Nov 07, 2012
Photo of aubrey
3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

aubrey, Nov 04, 2012
Photo of Angryzen
4.5/5  rDev +25.3%

Angryzen, Nov 03, 2012
Photo of 6demonbag
4.25/5  rDev +18.4%

6demonbag, Nov 02, 2012
Photo of JeffreyJDavis
3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

JeffreyJDavis, Nov 02, 2012
Photo of kylehay2004
3.6/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: no head on a near completely black body with little light getting through forming a red tinge.

S: chiles, chocolate, roasted malt and hint of vanilla.

T: the one is very complex. cola, cinnamon, grass, vanilla, chile, chocolate, smokey, roasted malts. This one is all over the place.

M: medium body, thin for what I was wanting/expecting and moderate to high carbonation.

Overall: this is a very disorganized beer. the parts are good however the sum of the parts are off.

kylehay2004, Nov 01, 2012
Photo of nickfl
3.73/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 3 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A - Pours with a small head of tan foam on top of an opaque, black body. The head disappears rapidly and leaves no lace.

S - Chocolate, smoke, chilies, and cinnamon with a touch of roasted grain.

T - Dark bread with a touch of cola up front. Some chocolate and sweet toffee in the middle. Finishes with lots of vanilla, cinnamon, clove, and smoky chilies and a lingering heat.

M - Medium body, moderately low carbonation, and a dry finish.

D - It sounds good, smells good, and the individual notes of the flavor profile are nice but it just doesn't come come together. It is kind of disjointed and the base beer just isn't big enough to deal with the spices. I would love to try an imperial version of this beer, but I don't really like it as it is.

nickfl, Nov 01, 2012
Photo of beerdhabelly
3.25/5  rDev -9.5%

beerdhabelly, Oct 30, 2012
Photo of russpowell
4.15/5  rDev +15.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Pours mahogany with 2 fingers of mocha colored head. Average head retention & some lacing

S: Chocolate, vanilla, white pepper & slight smokeyness

T: Mocha, cayenne pepper, carob, vanilla, & faint woody hops up front, Firey pepper & cocoa as this warms. Finishes with vanilla/mocha sweetness, some white & serano pepper,plus just a bit of herbal bitterness mixing with some cola& coffee grounds flavor

MF: Light/medium bodied, slight carbonation,

A very good chile beer, wish I bought more than a sixer...

russpowell, Oct 30, 2012
Photo of MEW
3/5  rDev -16.4%

MEW, Oct 30, 2012
Autumnal Molé Stout from Ska Brewing Co.
82 out of 100 based on 351 ratings.