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Evil Twin Brewing
Brewed at Amager Bryghus

Style: Black IPA
Copenhagen / Brooklyn, Denmark
Serve in Shaker, Tulip

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RATINGS: 113   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63   EST. CALORIES: 213   ABV: 7.1%
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NOTE!! This entry is for the dark version. If your beer pours golden your rating must be put under this beer:
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Congratulations, you have just managed to get your hands on Russian Roulette - a rare kind of collaboration between Evil Twin Brewing (Denmark) and OMNIPOLLO (Sweden).

This beer would best be described as an IPA with a twist. A twist that will reveal itself first after you "bust some caps".

One thing remains sure however, if you like hops and the lush texture of a well crafted beer this will have you smiling as you face your destiny.

Good luck,
Jeppe (Evil Twin Brewing) and Henok (OMNIPOLLO)


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beersiveknown (3076) - NORTHERN IRELAND - MAY 13, 2012
Bottle at craig’s, thanks! Dark brown with a tan head that collapses to a lacing, pithy lemon rind, dehusked malt, roast barley and biting carbonation.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 11, 2012
In bottle. Pours a very dark brown colour with a thin tan head. Aroma of pine, pineapple, roasty malt, dark chocolate and caramel. Similar flavours with mild carbonation and an oily mouth-feel. Very nice.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
cgarvieuk (14715) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 11, 2012
bottle at home ... deep black ... thin tan head .... soft pine ... sweet roast malt ... light roast malt ... toffee malt ... dark roast ... light bitter roats ... soft chocolate ... bitter pine hop ...nice deep malt roast ... quite nice

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (35220) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAY 10, 2012

Bottle 500ml.

Dark dark colour with a average to large, frothy to creamy, good lacing, fully lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, moderate to heavy hoppy, grapefruit, orange - citrus. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, roasted, chocolate malt, grape, pine. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20120331]

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
sfhodense (4791) - Odense NØ, DENMARK - MAY 7, 2012
Pours black with a light brown head. Aroma is roasted malt, citrus, peach chocolate and coffee. Flavour is roasted malt, citrus, peach, grapefruit, chocolate and coffee. High bitter.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
stobbe74 (3789) - DENMARK - MAY 6, 2012
Pours a clear and dark brown beer with a beige head. The aroma is malt, roasted and hops with citrus, grapefruit and peach. The flavor follows the nose. The palate is bitterness. Overall a good beer.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Linnet (1123) - Karlstad, SWEDEN - MAY 5, 2012
Ar: chocolate, heavy notes of it, cocoa, chocolate bars, vanilla, some roastiness, fruity hops, some notes of coffee, faint but in there, paired with faint notes of licorice. Ap: Black colour, medium beige head, some lacing. F: licorice, ashy, burnt espresso, big bite, but better balanced with malts than its twin, There are fruity notes of hops in there, but the heavier malt profile subdues them. Finish is very dry and astringent. M: Average. T: I quite like this one.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Idiosynkrasie (3928) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - MAY 4, 2012
500ml bottle. Opaque black with huge frothy lacing beige head. Superb salient hop aroma, grassy and slightly herbal, on roasty dark malt background. Bitter hoppy taste supported by dry roasty dark malt. Excellent.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Koelschtrinker (10836) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - APR 25, 2012
Dunkelmalziger, recht bitterer Antrunk. Anschließend wird die Malzigkeit intensiver, weicher und trockener. Bitterschokolade, erdig, etwas alkoholisch, die Röstnoten steigen. Dann grasiger, starke Bitternoten zum Schluss. 12/10/8/9/10/9

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fugitive (1350) - Athens, GREECE - APR 25, 2012
Bottle. Color black with medium brown head. Aroma alcohol, hop, citrus, roasted. Taste sweet, coffee, roasted, chocolate, hop, bitter.


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