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Evil Twin Brewing
Brewed at Westbrook Brewing

Style: Imperial/Strong Porter
Copenhagen / Brooklyn, Denmark
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

bottled
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RATINGS: 593   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.1   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 345   ABV: 11.5%
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The Roman Empire had a certain “je ne sais quoi” festive food culture, extravagant architecture and spectacular live entertainment. Some might argue the Emperors were brutal, mad and hungry for power, and the people vain when taking baths and working out all day. Listen – that’s still all part of the secret Imperial ingredient – keep it cool, clean, confident, arrogant and flamboyant. Forza Imperiale.


3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dr_MedievAle (167) - Alabama, USA - OCT 7, 2013
Aroma: Dark chocolate, caramel, vanilla, broken coffee bean. Appearance: Pours dark brown and syrupy. Decent amount of tan colored head. Great lacing. Taste: Loads of chocolate, coffee, caramel. Ends on a cookie note that abruptly shifts to a tongue-rash sweetness. Palate: syrupy and a little too cloying. the finish is not satisfying at all. If Evil Twin could finish a big and rich beer properly--a la Founders KBS, for instance--this beer would be a 4.3, easily.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jrob21 (2560) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - OCT 6, 2013
22. Way to cold at the start here but I’m giving it a first impression note here. The coffe definitely breaks through and is setting up to be a dominant flavor. Nice creamy texture and light caramel sweetness. Some red fruit on the back of the palate and late in the sip. No head at all. As it warms a bit some chocolate flavors start coming through. Nice milk chocolate. Damn this would make a nice holiday dessert beer. All working together pretty well and nice subtlety to everything you get. Ok now that it has warmed a bit the body comes through pretty big. Also a bit of alcohol and the coffee does dominate. Big and boozy here but very entertaining.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
theothermatt (181) - Lakewood, Colorado, USA - OCT 6, 2013
22oz bottle. Poured jet black. Huge nose of caramel, lactose, and coffee, with a little bit of cocoa. Very rich and complex, sweet and smooth, outrageously balanced. Not a hit of it’s nearly 11.5%. Great beer.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
hawkeyeporter (3) - Iowa, USA - OCT 6, 2013 does not count
aroma of dark chocolate with coffee. Appearance is a dark brown with a ruby glow, more like a porter than a stout, and a cool looking tan head that settles quickly. Has a sweet coffee and chocolate flavor. kind of a thin texture, i guess a prefer a thicker texture with this style(not bad my any means though) the original tastes seem to linger a bit. Good stuff. ( the alcohol is hidden very well)

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
madsneergaard (75) - Aalborg, DENMARK - OCT 6, 2013
Chocolate all over the place! Oh my god. A delicious, thick brownie flavor, hazel nuts, some coffee. A perfect dessert beer. This one has to be shared with minimum one good friend. Fantastic brew!

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Imaena (1831) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - OCT 4, 2013
Bottle. This is a big saucy coffee brew that is perfectly balanced. It may be pricey but its worth it.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
greenclansman (797) - Nicosia, CYPRUS - OCT 4, 2013
Black creamy color with an amazing head. Chocolate aromas. Taste of creamy chocolate and "Mille-feuille" cake, with an almost coffee-ish aftertaste. Super tasty, super nice.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stumpyiliz (215) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - OCT 3, 2013
Solid looking pour with a long lingering beige head. Taste is thin And underdeveloped for an impy oatmeal stout. Even though this is not rated as an impy stout, I feel They made it above the session or double stout range and complete failed at bba’d failing it. Could think of 10+ Breweries with 10 rating that Send This meet to Jell

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
yiannnos (867) - , CYPRUS - OCT 3, 2013
Dark brown colour. Aroma of chocolate cookies. Taste is caramel syrup, cookies, chocolate, sweet

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
olsvammel (3066) - Örebro, SWEDEN - OCT 3, 2013
Bottle from Systembolaget. Very malty body. Cookies. Chocolate. Oatmeal. Very tasty and interesting beer.


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