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Evil Twin Brewing
Brewed at Two Roads Brewing Company

Style: Amber Ale
Copenhagen / Brooklyn, Denmark

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RATINGS: 284   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
On a beautiful summer night in July while peaceful Danes rocked at Roskilde Festival and sipped wine in their picturesque summer retreats, an apocalyptic tidal surge flooded the famous Řlbutikken in Copenhagen and drowned thousands of precious beer – Hop Flood is a bitter tribute to the heroic bottles that didn’t make it.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Osprey87 (1732) - WALES - JUN 1, 2014
Keg at CBC Covent Garden. Murky cloudy red/brown with a small off-white head, very light lacing. Aroma is mostly toffee apple with some fudge and coffee in the background. Body is medium, lowish carbonation, smooth. Taste is rye, coffee, demerara sugar, fried samosa, resin. Nice, but a bit heavy on sweetness and astringency.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BrewDad (5003) - Olympia, Washington, USA - MAY 30, 2014
Amber in color, clear with a thin head. Nice easy drinking Amber ale. Big alcohol flavor this was flavorful. Interesting and easy beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cirrhosis (1209) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 29, 2014
Amber ale?? Really?? Not an strieght up IPA?? Ok sure what ever. Shyt be awsome for an amber (wink, wink it’s an amber not a IPA) Massive hop nose, gum, malty, and all that jazz. Gin and tonic is the shit......its the IPA of high balls. So drinkable!!! Kind of sweet, big bitter lingers. Hops just destroy the flavour if you try really hard you can kind of hit a choco malt. Hops are good, Gin is awsome, this is not an amber.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ads135 (2966) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - MAY 29, 2014
A very nice near IPA. The amber malts are paired well with the citric acidity of the hops.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (8743) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAY 28, 2014
Keg at the Cask, Pimlico, 27/05/14. Hazed marmalade orange/dark amber with a well appointed beige covering that retains well. Nose is caramel malt, bitter hops, light booze, red grapefruit, bitter citric rhythm. Taste is caramel malt forward, pine coating, bitter grapefruit, candied sugars. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi aggressive hop bitterness in the close. Solid hoppy amber.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
AndyW68 (1103) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - MAY 27, 2014
Deep clear copper pour. Aroast malt, hay and hops. Tasteb is roasted malt, caramel and bitter hops.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
dalfaro86 (273) - Mexico City, MEXICO - MAY 27, 2014
Pours a cloudy dark amber brew with a big reddish head with regular to goodretention, aroma is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with caramel, cchocolate and floral hops, medium bodied, moderate carbonatation, flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate to heavy bitter with a bitter finish, a good red ipa

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
edwardbass (518) - Illinois, USA - MAY 26, 2014
12oz bottle. Dark red/copper color. Aroma is malt and pine hops. Taste could be better balanced, as pine hops dominate some citrus and some malt sweetness. Still, it’s quite pleasant. I swear there’s some rye in there based on the spiciness. A very good beer, definitely a sipper due to the intensity of the pine hops.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kbudd19 (605) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 19, 2014
Bottle. Red amber pour with three fingers of thick creamy head. Hoppy aroma, malty sweetness, some pine, some citrus this does not smell like a dull amber. Taste, lots of hops, but not overbearing, some malty sweetness, some lemon citrus, and a crisp clean finish that is not overly bitter. Overall, its not your typical amber but good lord this is tasty, loaded with flavour and very refreshing, I could drink a lot of this on a nice summer night.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Niall73 (1802) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 18, 2014
On tap at Mother Kelly's. Pours a muddy brown with an off white head. Aroma is light orange, light choc. Medium body, medium carbonation. Orange, light choc, hint of coffee, grapefruit bitterness, wood. Good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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