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RATINGS: 300   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.72/5   IBU: 100   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
Evil Cousin is Heretic’s take on a West coast imperial IPA. This beer is a bold, in-your-face hop monster. It has a light, easy drinking malt character that allows the hops to stand out. The hop character in this beer is intentionally on the dank side; big, sticky, and aggressive. This beer is for those of you who can’t get enough hops. Join us on the dank side.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bartzilla (586) - La Mesa, California, USA - APR 1, 2012
I have an evil cousin. He’s gotta be like 50 now. Borderline retarded. Feeble. Probably has a body count under his trailer. That said, I like this beer much better. Pounding hops with a reasonable maltiness in there to kinda balance it out.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JohnGalt1 (1074) - , Idaho, USA - NOV 9, 2015
Nice white head... good lacing and retention.. the brew is very clear light orange. The nose is really weird for me... garlic chives come to mind immediately... garlic and onion.. nothing else to speak of... so very odd. The garlic and onion notes come swinging again on the palate and are punctuated by some citrus zest... pale malts mid palate pull the hops up and out... but the finish is just long and lingering garlic.. The body and carbonation are near perfect.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
markextrae (2490) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 31, 2015
small sample from bottle, poured a hazy dark golden colour with a white head on top. very tropical fruit nose, pineapple and lot’s of sweet mango. small pine bitterness in the end. this is very enjoyable.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
LesArgen (276) - AUSTRALIA - OCT 25, 2015
This is a very well made, quite subtle DIPA, with aromas of pine, grapefruit, nougat, peach, plum and honey. The alcohol is quite prominent in the mouth, but the hops are strong yet refined, and there’s a nice aftertaste of plum, pine and honey that make this a very enjoyable beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
AgentAle (1236) - Alberta, CANADA - OCT 23, 2015
Aroma is sweet malts with hop aromas of passionfruit, grapefruit, citrus, and lemongrass. Taste is pretty much the same however it finishes very sol monthly and little to no hop tartiness or burn. Appearance is a clear gold with a thin pearl head that retains fairly well.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rosenbergh (9144) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 23, 2015
22 oz bottle. In Hawaii Tasting with IslandHaole. Thanks Dan! Clear golden color with a small white head. Fruity hops, moderate bitterness and dry grainy malt in the aroma. The flavor is dry hops, mild tartness, bitterness and malty dryness. Tasty. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dmac (4958) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - OCT 11, 2015
Bomber from TRT. Poured a chill hazed murky orange amber with a large frothy white head. Aroma is dank, cat piss, honey topped toast, apricots, peach, mango, clementines, lime. Flavor is similar but more grainy and fruit rind. Full big body, average carbonation and a quicker finish for such a big beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Brentv (533) - Portland, Oregon, USA - SEP 19, 2015
On tap at Birra Pub in Tualatin, OR. Golden pour with small white head. Intense hop aroma and taste with pine and some citrus. Slight sweetness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
willisread (1283) - Tokyo, JAPAN - AUG 15, 2015
Tap at Watering Hole. Hazy golden color with a nice soapy white head. Great aromas of green pineapple, tangerine, papaya and bright citrus flavors along with some resin on the nose as well. Taste is fairly similar with the tangerine and some mango coming on the finish. Good bitterness. Medium body. Awesome.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dlovell2 (1366) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - AUG 10, 2015
Poured from bomber. Pours hazy golden color with foamy white head. Aroma is citrus and pine resin. Flavor is citrus up front with Fllintstone vitamin fruity mineral flavors. Tropical fruity flavors with booziness follow. Finishes with big dry bitter pine resin.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jesperhammer (3686) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 7, 2015
30-JUL-2015, draft @BierCap. Dark hazy amber with lasting, creamy, tan head. Very hoppy with grape fruit and pine. Lots of malty stuff - caramel and bread. Full body, sweet, very bitter. Nice.

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