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Evil Twin Ashtray Heart - Evil Twin Brewing

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370 Ratings
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Ratings: 370
Reviews: 88
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 14.17%
Wants: 11
Gots: 61 | FT: 3
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Evil Twin Brewing visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Smoked Beer |  8.90% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: SilentSabre on 07-28-2011

Brewed at De Molen, the Netherlands..
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Ratings: 370 | Reviews: 88
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4.82/5  rDev +28.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

The aroma is rich and appetizing with mesquite-like smokiness and intense molasses and bread crust. The body is black and opaque with a creamy, dark tan head. The flavor is also very smoky at first with rich roasted malt and bread crust-like malt flavor. There is also some apple-like fruitiness and a bit of alcohol. The smokiness quickly fades as the flavor becomes predominantly fruity and malty. It is very full bodied, smooth, and creamy with just a little carbonation and bite that keeps the texture from becoming viscous.

Very rich and intense with a savory aroma and a delicious, complex flavor. The texture as well is well balanced and satisfying.

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4.75/5  rDev +27%

Really good smoked stout. Very decadent, like smoke in my mouth. Very boozy as well. There really isn't a bad brew by Evil Twin.

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4.75/5  rDev +27%

The best smoked beer I've had. Really nice smoke flavor & aroma.

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4.5/5  rDev +20.3%

Bottle from Hop City. Pours dark black with tan head. Aroma of light smoke, chocolate, spices, and coffee. Flavor of chocolate, molasses, and smoke, with a strong booze aftertaste. Heavy bodied. It’s like drinking a boozy camp fire. Very good.

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4.49/5  rDev +20.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Only two reviews so far? Just stumbled upon this sole bottle tonight; glad I did.

11.2 oz bottle poured into snifter. Best by 2015.

A: Pours an opaque dark-brown with faint mahogany highlights. Pours very flat (little to no head), although a nice frothy cap emerges when roused.

S: Campfire, dairy, oak, espresso and semi-sweet chocolate. Enticing.

T: More of the same, with a very nice bitter chocolate center. Finishes with a bit of vanilla and sweet, subtle smoke.

M: Thick, viscous and chewy; one of the creamiest mouthfeels I've ever encountered. Mouth coated in smoky chocolate. Yes.

O: I was a bit pensive when I cracked this, having recently had a few slightly negative rauchbier experiences. Ashtray Heart is a pleasant surprise, though; creamy as can be and much more subtly smoked than any of the more well-known German rauchbiers. The smoke works very well with the strong stout notes, resulting in yet another win for Evil Twin.

Complex, creamy and incredibly well put-together.

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4.45/5  rDev +19%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

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Evil Twin Ashtray Heart from Evil Twin Brewing
84 out of 100 based on 370 ratings.