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Evil Twin Brewing
Brewed at Fanø Bryghus

Style: Barley Wine
Copenhagen / Brooklyn, Denmark
Serve in Snifter

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RATINGS: 53   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8   EST. CALORIES: 336   ABV: 11.2%
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Port Barrel Aged Barley Wine


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
joergen (21072) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 4, 2013
Bottle at yespr. Drk brown coloured with a small off-white head. Sweet and fruity aroma of caramel, dried fruits and alcohol. Sweet and fruity flavour of caramel and dried fruits with notes pf port wine and alcohol. Sweet finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
sunevdj (3201) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - OCT 3, 2013
Bottle at Yespr. Pours a clearish brown with an off-white head. Sweet with some dryness and aromas of sweet licorice and some cask wood. Also some sprucy hops aromas. Medium to full bodied. Soft carbonation. Mellow sweet finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
madsberg (10308) - Søborg, DENMARK - OCT 3, 2013
bottled. dark amber coloured. light brown colorued. aroma. sourness, licorice, coffee, almond, oak. Flavour sweet, liqourice, dark sugar, ripe fruits, cocoa. medium to full bodied. ends fruity.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ungstrup (29474) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - OCT 3, 2013
Bottled. A hazy amber beer with a tan head. The aroma has notes of caramel, chocolate, and hops. The flavor is sweet with notes of alcohol, chocolate, and caramel, leading to a very bitter finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rlgk (11026) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - SEP 28, 2013
Bottle at SBWF 2013. Dark amber beer with a small beige/yellowish head. Malty caramel aroma, figs, raisins, hay notes, toffee, some chocolate. Malty woody flavor, caramel, peat notes, banana, vanilla, some banana. Nice beer but the Front Room is definitely better.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
magdalar (513) - Zurich, SWITZERLAND - JUL 29, 2013
Bottle at Tørst. Pours a very dark ruby-brown with an imperceptible head. Smells richly of Port, molasses, and dates. Tastes very sweet, full of dark red berry, and follows with a pretty heavy bitter full-bodied plum finish, and a bit cardboard with a saturated palate.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Inbreak (2172) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - JUL 22, 2013
UPDATED: FEB 23, 2014 28.06.2013, 0,33l bottle @ Tørst:
Nice brown mediumlasting head. Aroma is kind of neutral, slightly sour-ish, dark malts, licorice, coffee, dark sugar, alcohol, almond essence, oak. Taste is slightly sweet, dark malts, dark sugar, licorice, oak, burnt caramel, dark fruits, grass cocoa, cardboard. Medium bitterness, slightly dry mouthfeel. Nice, but it’s still miles away from the wonderful Front Room.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
yespr (31470) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 21, 2013
33 cl bottle at Tørst. Pours pitch black with a small tan head. Aroma is smooth roasted malty and light caramelish malty flavoured. Dry, overripe fruity and toasted malty. Smooth, lightfruity and mellow. Lingering dark malty and light fruity finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jbeatty (1039) - New York, USA - MAR 31, 2013
Bottle at Torst, 03/30/2013. Pours dark cola brown, slight haze on the surface, light lacing. Aroma has dark roasted malt, charred wood, light hop character, finish is toffee, dark fruity port, subtle tartness and even a little cheese, interesting. Taste is toffee, carame fudge, port notes, subtle funky edge, nice roast offset. Almost an aged, musty quality as well. Big bodied, smooth. Wow, very nice.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Marheb (2131) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 31, 2013
(Critique chaotique du extreme beer fest 2013): Anis, mélasse en avant plan dans ce surprenant alliage.


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