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RATINGS: 51   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 252   ABV: 8.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Belgian Dark Strong Ale Brewed with Candi Sugar, I’m ready for it now.
Evil Urges is a Belgian dark strong ale with a deep dark brown color. A sharp aroma of chocolate and molasses hits the senses, reminiscent of a rich liqueur. Aided by additions of Belgian amber candi sugar, the initial flavors are sweet and malty, with some unique, dark fruit qualities. This full bodied beer is defined by its roast malt character and slight black coffee bitterness that lead into an intense warming finish.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sammy (9537) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 4, 2015
A Belgian ale in style, however.So-so drinkability and less mouthfeel than expected from the style.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ben4321 (4752) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - APR 20, 2015
Location: Bottle shared at Max and Andy’s Tasting, 2/28/15

Aroma: It has a malty and light spice aroma, some caramel, and a bit of fruit
Appearance: Murky brown colored pour with an off-white head
Flavor: The flavor is pretty sweet, there’s a little spice, but not enough else to balance it out
Palate: This one has an average carbonation, medium body, and a slightly sticky close
Overall Impression: Pretty decent one overall, but there just isin’t anything here to provided the need balance/depth beyond the malty sweetness.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jbrana (580) - NASHVILLE, Tennessee, USA - MAR 30, 2015
Sweet, malty, and slight bubblegum, dark fruit, and cracked pepper. Pretty good!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
j12601 (7955) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - MAR 19, 2015
Bottle at Paul’s for Andy and Max’s Fantasy Football winnings tasting. Pours a clear brown with a thin white head. Sweet molasses and sweet caramel on the nose, syrup. Medium bodied, sweet caramel and toast. Long sweetness on the finish, molasses.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jtclockwork (10842) - , New Jersey, USA - MAR 1, 2015
Bottle. Pours dark brown. Nose/taste of candy sugar, alcohol soaked pear, chocolate, smoked malt. Medium body.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
tgncc (3014) - Bellmore, New York, USA - FEB 28, 2015
The aroma is candi sugar, fruit. The appearance is deep brown, off white head. The flavor is candi sugar, fruit. The finish is fruit, yeast, pepper. Medium in body. Very good.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
vtafro (4836) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - FEB 28, 2015
Bottle. Brown pour with no head. Dark fruit, Belgian sugar, other sweet aromas. Flavors are straightforward some Belgian sugar and spice, sake fruit, light off tone.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AWISLguy (1762) - Wisconsin, USA - FEB 9, 2015
Bottle from mikem409, thanks Mike! 10/18/2014 bottle date. Pours very dark, almost black with a tannish head leaving spots of lace. Aroma has molasses and plum and spicey yeast and later some cocoa. Taste is of sweet malts, candied sugar, tangy spices, some bitter cocoa, dark fruits and a bit of something vegetal. Medium bodied with some alcohol. Finishes fairly tangy spicey with a lot of sugar and some fruit in the end. Dubbel-ish, with the darkness, but with a lot of fruit and sugar. Did not love the blend in this one, although it was very different. 13.4

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Holtguy (133) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - DEC 21, 2014
Dark, thick mahogany pour. No head. Aroma of dark fruit, yeast, but not as intense as I’d expected. Flavor is sweeter than typical Belgian strongs, but otherwise fits the style. However, it has a roast malt flavor that distinguishes it a bit from the usual. Good.

3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
darb85 (156) - Canton, Michigan, USA - DEC 13, 2014
Very dark pour. Sweet molasses nose. I love the appearance. Drinks a bit sweet with typical Belgian fiNish.


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