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Evil Twin Brewing
Brewed at Fanø Bryghus

Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Copenhagen / Brooklyn, Denmark

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RATINGS: 118   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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English: This is a true story about a dedicated belgian brother who spent all his hard earned money on a all inclusive Barbados vacation to pursue a life long dream – brew an old fashion dark Belgian infused with local muscovado sugar aka Barbados sugar – luckily the outcome is a first class candy coated, full-bodied and escapist beer – the best he ever made. Halleluja.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gunnfryd (10271) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 2, 2012
Bottle at DSG 2011. Dark brown colour with a beige head. Aroma is alcohol, sugar, caramel. Flavour is sugar, malt, alcohol, belgian yeast, caramel. Nice/OK beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
madsberg (10140) - Søborg, DENMARK - OCT 20, 2011
UPDATED: DEC 19, 2011 Bottled. Dark amber coloured. Light brown coloured head. Aroma of fruits, Brown sugar, light sterin, spice. Flavour of fruits, sweetness, Spice, Brown sugar, light caramel. Mediumbodied. Sweetish and fruity end. Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rlgk (10119) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - OCT 30, 2011
Bottle. Dark amber beer with a beige head. Malty sugary aroma, some raisins. Malty flavor, roastes, sweet chocolate, raisins, some figs. Rather sweet but still a nice beer.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
Travlr (9997) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 6, 2011
Draft. Very dark maroon color, large bright tan head. Aroma of furniture polish. Taste is medicinal and pure sugar. Is this a mistake?

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ratman197 (9554) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - FEB 2, 2013
500 ml bottle poured a clear reddish brown with a small lingering tan head. Aromas of toffee, tobacco, brown sugar and dried fruit. Palate was light bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of toffee, dried fruit, brown sugar and light spice with a smooth dry lingering dried fruit finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Bov (9335) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - DEC 28, 2011
from Erzbierschof - cloudy dark brown beer with a modest foam left; aroma of brown sugar, rum and caramel; very sweet and full-bodied; sugary and caramelish aftertaste - interesting yet too sweet for me

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopdog (8823) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 29, 2011
Bottle. Poured a dark brown color with an averaged sized off white head. Sugar / brown sugar, caramel, with a lighter fruitiness. Sugary sweet.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GT2 (8283) - San Diego County, California, USA - DEC 6, 2011
Tap at Churchkey. Pours a hazy strawberry to jewel ruby with no head formation. Small ring of beige bubbles. Nose is pool cleaner. Small red twizzlers and starchy red candies. Volatile notes thankfully subside for sweet dark cherries and dark fruits: fruit cake, dates. Taste is nicely sweet. Sort of like Gouden Carolus Christmas with Belgian dark fruits, red licorice, mild spices and noticeable sweet rum booziness. Not bad. Reminds me a lot of Belgian Easter and Christmas beers. Gouden Carolus attenuation level. Not as sweet as I was told to expect. Nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jtclockwork (8045) - , New Jersey, USA - OCT 19, 2011
Bottle. Pours dark brown - almost black. Nose/taste of beet sugar, dates, dark fruits, sweet raisins and dark caramel. Finishes with alcohol soaked raisins and plums. Medium body.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JorisPPattyn (7818) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - SEP 18, 2011
Small amber-brownish head, relatively stable, fed by finely, well-carbonated slightly hazy brownish red beer. Perfumed nose with almonds, marzipan, rosewater and dark brown sugar. Sweet, but less than suggested by nose and label; woody touches, and again almonds. Brown (candi or other) sugar. Bit rum-like flavours, but without the alcoholcomponent. Mineral water quality, relatively light body ~ to the ABV, well-attenuated & well carbonated. Not too sweet, thankfully. But not much else - the carbonation seems to bear most of the balance.


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