RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 2.69/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.71/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
True Evel Daredevil Ale represents the bold and fearless spirit of legendary daredevil and icon, Evel Knievel. Unrelenting amounts of two-row pale malt give True Evel a body as strong and resilient as Evel himself. The intrepid red tone comes from generous amounts of roasted malts, adding a unique malty sweetness. Saaz and Mount Hood hop are added for a distinctly clean finish. The taste of True Evel embodies an Evel Knievel performance: a brief thrill becomes a memorable experience.

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JPDIPSO (6262) - Wauwatosa, USA - MAY 16, 2016
Mildly murky dark amber color with a modest off-white head. Aromas of toasted malt, caramel and hint of herbal or lightly scorched malt bitterness. Lightly sweet with some brown sugar and light caramel. A “green” bitterness that is not quite herbal, but perhaps a bit to the sourdough variety. A bit like an Irish ale. 3/10

JK (6254) - St. Louis Park, Minnesota, USA - APR 7, 2012
One of the worst beers I have had from Lakefront. Lightly sweet malt, but virtually no flavor or aroma but just some grain.

kp (10881) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - DEC 25, 2011

Name: True Evel
Date: April 09, 2011
Mode: Bottle
Source: Total Wine, Vegas
Appearance: hazy orange, creamy off white head, drippy lace
Aroma: sweet earthy aroma, touch of breadyness, light peppery spicyness
Flavor: sweet malt flavor, a bit sugary with a candy caramel character, balancing bitterness, earthy, long bitter finish
Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 5/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 10/20
Rating: 2.7/5.0
Drinkability: 6/10
Score: ** /4

badgerben (5285) - Blaine, Minnesota, USA - NOV 24, 2011
Skyview V, 11/11/11. Courtesy of Skyview. Orangish color with no head. Light grainy aroma. Floral hop flavor. Oranges. Some breadiness.

Trev (2023) - Lakeville, Minnesota, USA - NOV 12, 2011
amber pour aroma is caramel maltiness with a hint of apple/white grape fruit flavour was medium sweet toasted malt. Flattish body.

ryanfolty (2585) - Bourbon County, Minnesota, USA - NOV 12, 2011
Date: November 11, 2011 Mode: Bottle Source: MN Gathering @ Skyview V Light orange pour, malty sweetness, thanks Skyview for sharing the very bottle used for the ratebeer picture!

BDR (2534) - Roseville, Minnesota, USA - NOV 11, 2011
Thanks for sharing Bob. Orange body with no head. Faint aroma of malts. The body is bland.

BVery (11241) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - NOV 11, 2011
Bottle at MN Gathering @ Skyview V. Light orange pour with a small soapy white head. Aroma is funky bread and biscuit with a touch of subtle grape. Medium palate. Taste is a touch syrupy, mild fruit and bread.

jb43 (1650) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - SEP 12, 2011
(bomber 2/16/11). Cloudy copper color. Medium off white head. Moderate bread/biscuit malt aroma. Flavor of the same, with light sweetness. Avg duration. Light dry finish. Slick texture. Moderate carbonation. Fair lacing.

crossovert (13742) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 14, 2011
There is a subtle hoppiness, but it is rather sweet, and not much else. It seems like a 1 off for a special event and Lakefront didn’t take too much time in making the recipe perfect.

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