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Evil Twin Who's Drinking Gilbert Grape? - Evil Twin Brewing

Evil Twin Who's Drinking Gilbert Grape?
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Ratings: 8
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.88
pDev: 10.05%


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Denmark

Style | ABV
Tripel |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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(Beer added by: TMoney2591 on 07-21-2012)
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3.58/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Poured a hazy golden color with a white head. The head held up nicely at about a single finger width.

The aroma was very grape driven, with some other fruity notes. The flavor was mostly grapes, which also offered some banana and clove with a bit of spiciness. A medium bodied beer with a pleasant mouthfeel and a clean finish. Something that was unique to try but I am unsure as to how many I could actually drink.

Serving type: on-tap

07-23-2012 21:19:18 | More by Tobe
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Illinois

3.95/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Served in a tulip glass at Local Option.

Figured I'd drop in on the Option before heading up to the Cubs game; didn't think I'd come across a newly-tapped Evil Twin offering. It's described as a tripel brewed with white grapes. Right on. It pours a lightly-hazy golden-amber-brass topped by a bit over a finger of white foam. The nose comprises light white grape-peach juice, Belgian candi sugar, clove, Runts-style banana (that's in terms of sweetness, not artificiality), and a pinch of white bread. The taste leads off with what seem like chardonnay grapes, which then dovetail into sweet banana, light clove, and a touch of black pepper and cinnamon. But the grapes really seem to run the show. The body is a lithe medium, with a light moderate carbonation and a slightly slick feel. Overall, a very nice tripel, one that shows what's possible when one knows how to properly utilize grapes in the brewing process.

Serving type: on-tap

07-21-2012 01:23:02 | More by TMoney2591
Evil Twin Who's Drinking Gilbert Grape? from Evil Twin Brewing
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