Smoke Teller (Spicy Soothsayer)

Style Guidelines: Barrel-conditioned East India Imperial Porter (Zoltar) infused with hot peppers

Rotation Schedule: once in a blue moon

Food Pairings: Excellent accompaniment to shellfish, especially oysters in any form. Porter pairs nicely with almost any meat dish. Mushrooms; rosemary; chicken. The imperial nature of this beer pairs well with spicy Indian or Thai cuisine or any assertive hard cheese.

Body: medium to full
Color: nut brown

Grain: British pale, chocolate and Victory

Bittering Hops: Columbus, Cascade, Centennial and Millenium
Finishing Hops: Centennial, Columbus, Cascade

Original Gravity: 1.080
IBUs (estimate): 67
Alcohol By Volume: 7.5%

First Tapped: January 2012