Choc-o-holic 2013 (Baltic Porter) | Spinnakers Gastro Brewpub & Guesthouse

BA SCORE
-
Liked This Beer
3.73 w/ 4 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Spinnakers Gastro Brewpub & Guesthouse
British Columbia, Canada
spinnakers.com

Style: Baltic Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.80%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
TCHO Milk Chocolate Porter

This inaugural version of Chocoholic is a 7.8% ABV, 17 IBU Tcho Milk Chocolate Porter brewed in a Baltic Porter style with a Canadian Pilsner malt base, English Munich, Cara and Chocolate malts, American de-husked chocolate malt and a touch of wheat malt, balanced with 2 pitchings of German Hallertaus hops and farmer empowering, sustainably cooperative produced TCHOSource cocao nibs from Ecuador via Pier 17 in San Francisco.

Added by LampertLand on 02-17-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
4
Liked:
3
Avg:
3.73/5
pDev:
3.75%
Alströms:
-
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
0
Trade:
0
User Ratings & Reviews
Ratings: 4 |  Reviews: 1
Photo of LampertLand
3.9/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Spinnakers Brewpub 'Choc-O-holic' @ 7.8% , a Baltic Porter served from a couple of 650 ml bottles purchased for $6.60 each

A-pour is a very dark chocolate brown with a small sized frothy off white head leaving a medium spotty lace ring along the pint glass

S-smells of liquer filled chocolates , roast chocolate malts

T-sweet start , chocolate through out , too much booze not enough beer , bittersweet chocolate finish

MF-bit thin and viscous , ok carbonation , medium to full bodied , warms the body on the way down

Ov-good beer , a big beer for sure , enjoy a Chocoholic while you can

sample alongside Rogue 'Double Chocolate Stout'

prost LampertLand

 662 characters

Photo of schopenhauerale
3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

Photo of rodrigueZflyingf0x
3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

Photo of zduerr
3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

Choc-o-holic 2013 (Baltic Porter) from Spinnakers Gastro Brewpub & Guesthouse
Beer rating: - out of 100 with 4 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.