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Evil Twin Brewing
Brewed at Fanø Bryghus

Style: Imperial Stout
Copenhagen / Brooklyn, Denmark
Serve in Snifter

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RATINGS: 76   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.92   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
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4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
jrgratz (113) - New York, USA - MAR 13, 2013
Tap at Torst.. Pours a thick jet black with a 1 finger dark brown head. Nose is fruitier/sweeter than the Even More with pronouced raisin, oat, boozy aroma. Some vanilla and coffee. Tastes like burnt dark fruit and mollasses (weird i know with some light toffee, wood, espresso notes. The port comes through slightly (apparently aged for 8 months). Def adds a sweeter and stickier dynamic when compared to the Even More. Like this one.


4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Tsekouratos (217) - Nea Filadelfeia, Athens, GREECE - SEP 6, 2014
330 ml bottle from THe Hoppy Pub, Thessaloniki Greece. Pitch-black color with a dark brown head. Aromas of alcohol, chocolate, red wine, dark fruits, plums, resins, hints of coffee. Phenomenal taste, pretty sweet, chocolate, sweet red wine, slight alcohol notes, dark fruits, with a nice bitter aftertaste. Stongly balanced. Full body with low to medium carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rodenbach99 (3158) - Longueuil, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 4, 2014
Un bel exemple que le bois n’améliore pas nécessairement les choses, cette bière est moins que la ordinaire, moins bonne, moins riche, moins sucrée, moins bien balancé. Elle est bonne mais un léger goût de vielle épice en fin de bouche gâche la sauce.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SlovakSniper (3171) - Candiac/Frelighsburg, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 4, 2014
Petite bouteille qui crache un liquide pourpre qui ne construit aucune mousse. Le nez révèle des notes de cerises, de mûres, de fraises et de prunes qui évoluent sur des notes rôties, de mélasse, de réglisse et de noix grillées et fumées. La bouche est bien enlignée vers le porto. Il y a un bon équilibre entre l’acidité, les tannins et les sucres résiduels. La riche base maltée s’exprime librement tandis que la transpiration du fût assure une étonnante vivacité. En bouche, le corps me semble aéré. La texture est celle d’un vin muté bien gras. La finale est un mélange complexe de fruits, de grains fumants, de chocolat, d’amertume et d’acidité. Ce stout impérial est savoureux. La barrique est intelligemment utilisée. C’est franchement facile à boire. Jeppe Jarnit-Bjergsø est définitivement un maître de la chose noire.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
tgncc (2818) - Bellmore, New York, USA - JUN 20, 2014
Wow! Renews my faith in this style, having so many disappointments lately. The aroma is coffee, vanilla, wood, licorice, chocolate. The appearance is gorgeous, deep black, deep tan head, oily lacing on glass. The flavor is coffee, cream, chocolate, licorice, oak, vanilla. Beautiful mosaic of flavors. The finish is coffee, light roast, light pine. Awesome thick body, creamy mouthfeel. Just freakin awesome.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
DuffMan (6751) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 12, 2014
Bottle, shared with my wife. Incredibly dark, viscous pour, like motor oil overdue for a change. The head takes its sweet-ass time to form too, reddish brown and finely bubbled. The aroma is sweet and dark and dense and a bit woody. The palate is thick and sticky, with huge ruby port character, vinous dark fruits, chocolate, and leathery wood. Fruit acids in the finish. Silky, velvety mouthfeel. Whoah.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (2285) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 12, 2014
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours black, sweet, winey, chocolate, roasted, fruity, dry.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ClubGonzo (4025) - Bergen, NORWAY - MAY 2, 2014
Bottle @ Ørsted Ølbar, shared with Inbreak. Pours a deep black body with a small caramel head. Nose is licorice, chocolate, port wine, dark sugars, hints of wood and caramel. Taste is licorice, chocolate, coffee, port wine, hints of wood and caramel. Full body, soft carbonation. Nice BA imperial stout, smooth and well-tuned.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Habanero (2624) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - APR 30, 2014
Bottled. Pours pitch black with a small tan head, leaving a fair lacing . Aroma of roasted malts, chocolate and coffee, vanilla, wood and licorice notes.Sweet flavor that ends up Sweet flavor that ends up more dry with a little malt bitterness and alcohol .Full bodied, oly texture and soft carbonation. A great and very enjoyable Impy.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jackl (4608) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - APR 5, 2014
Bottle @ His Great Return Tasting. Thanks to Colleen for the pour! Deep brown with a modest tan head. Deep, rich red berries. Huge sticky burnt brown sugar sweetness. The taste is similar. Roasted blackberry flecked with burnt wood. Somewhat metallic and astringent. Notes of toasty nuts. Inky fat oily body. Soft carbonation. Overall, just a bit heavy handed and flabby. I’d take regular Even More Jesus over this .

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (8710) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAR 24, 2014
Bottle split at the Jack is back tasting, big thanks to Rich De La Villain for trading this one for me from the one and only Cotts, 06/03/14. Black with a dirty tan covering that clears to a swirl and edgeing. Nose is bitter roast, dark malts, rich chocolate, molasses, dark berry fruit, burnt toffee. Taste comprises bitter roast, coffee grinds, rich chocolate, winey BA pangs, burnt brown sugar, molasses. Full bodied, fine carbonation, oily feel, warming close. Decent enough impy but was hoping for more from this one.


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