Black Phoenix - Bootlegger's Brewery - Beer of the Day - Beer of the Day.

  Jul 17th, 2016  

Bootlegger's Brewery

Black Phoenix

Category:

Chili Beer
Coffee Stout
5.50% ABV

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Black Phoenix from Bootlegger's Brewery
3.5 out of 5 based on 1 ratings.
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Black Phoenix pours a dark brown beer, the color of cola. It has a classic stout aroma, that of roasted malts and a touch of toffee. This has on the lighter end of the stout spectrum. It has a light roasted malt flavor with some smoke and only the slightest bit of pepper on the initial sip. The chipotle has a cumulative effect, however, and after 3 or 4 sips you start to pick up some black pepper flavor. After 6 or 7 sips you begin to feel the spice in the black of your throat. The coffee is very subtle and with the spice is almost imperceptible. Consider this an introductory beer for someone looking to try a chili pepper beer.


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jhmiller May 3, 2015 at 4:58AM
had this at the Newport Beer Fest - the most unique/interesting beer of the night.


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