Mogli | Caldera Brewing Company

BA SCORE
93
outstanding
791 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score
Send samples
MogliMogli
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Caldera Brewing Company
Oregon, United States
calderabrewing.com

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
'Oak Aged Imperial Porter Brewed with Chocolate'
Caldera Kettle Series
June 2011 - first release in waxed 22 oz. bottles

Added by squaremile on 08-13-2010

BEER STATS
Ratings:
791
Reviews:
153
Avg:
4.21
pDev:
8.79%
 
 
Wants:
107
Gots:
185
For Trade:
16
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 791 |  Reviews: 153
Photo of JandJMD
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of akang
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of Jordy777
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of Matt_Ortiz
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of djrn2
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of Dactrius
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of LopeJuice
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of ldhughes3
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of billab914
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of sharpski
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of DRBiser
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of Mister_Joshy
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of Airpuck91
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of Cubatobaco
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of StaveHooks
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of TheCuriograph
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of turbotype
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of dbc5
4/5  rDev -5%

Photo of Kmlund
4.01/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Justin_Neff
4.01/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

A: Pours a dark brown, mostly opaque body. Big, fluffy, khaki colored head. Nice lacing on the glass, and almost endless retention.

S: Smell is roasty. Dark Chocolate. Some oakiness. Vanilla-like sweetness. A bit of caramel.

T: Wow. TONS of roast, but its nice. There is a lingering sweetness that tastes like a just drank vanilla flavored hot chocolate. Hazelnut, almost toasted almond-like. Was not expecting this much flavor and complexity from the somewhat one-dimensional waft.

M: Medium-body. Moderate carbonation - a nice representation of the style. Creamy. velvety.

O: I was not expecting this beer to be so memorable. Glad to have received this from one of my best beer buds in the PNW some time ago. For being virtually never mentioned in the MW, this is quite the hidden gem.

 791 characters

Photo of KYGunner
4.02/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Less porter and more brown ale in appearance, Mogli keeps a lush, almost luxurious brown hue. The head is stiff and thick and resembles a brown cream.

The nose holds a milky, creamy, marshmallow and vanilla. I may get a whiff of chocolate but it's not a lot.

The flavor is just vanilla. Creamy, thick vanilla!

The feel is thick and creamy as well but holds a touch of carbonated bite at the finish.

This is a vanilla lovers dream and a beer served much better after dinner.

 477 characters

Photo of Davepoolesque
4.02/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Cocoa and milk chocolate smell. Taste mirrors the smell with added bitter dark chocolate and a little roasted malt. Very dry with a thin mouthfeel. Like drinking a chocolate bar.

 179 characters

Photo of Gobzilla
4.02/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Mogli from Caldera Brewing Company
4.21 out of 5 based on 791 ratings.
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.