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Evil Twin Lil' B - Evil Twin Brewing

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Evil Twin Lil' BEvil Twin Lil' B

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BA SCORE
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816 Ratings
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Ratings: 816
Reviews: 129
rAvg: 4.17
pDev: 9.83%
Wants: 54
Gots: 120 | FT: 11
Brewed by:
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Denmark

Style | ABV
American Porter |  11.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: avalon07 on 08-08-2012)
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ThatsThatDude

New York

3/5  rDev -28.1%

01-05-2014 19:41:10 | More by ThatsThatDude
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letshaveanother

Ohio

3/5  rDev -28.1%

03-14-2014 14:22:24 | More by letshaveanother
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CraftFan5

New York

3/5  rDev -28.1%

01-30-2014 20:02:00 | More by CraftFan5
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jkap1000

Minnesota

3/5  rDev -28.1%

06-20-2014 21:47:55 | More by jkap1000
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alaimoa

Connecticut

3/5  rDev -28.1%

11-08-2013 02:21:30 | More by alaimoa
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iheartmyTHO

Georgia

3.23/5  rDev -22.5%

A coworker gifted me some bottles of this beer. Her husband had gotten some and didn't like it, so she gave them to me.

The flavor of this beer reminded me of Raisinette candies. It's not a bad thing, but I've never been a fan of chocolate covered raisins. But in beer form, it was alright - not quite my preference in beer flavors as it was a bit too sweet and heavy tasting for my liking. But it wasn't too bad to sip on.

Because of the higher alcohol content, and having already drunk another beer earlier, I was only able to finish half of the bottle. I still have a bottle left, but I may have to separate it into 2 servings to share.

01-04-2014 08:03:01 | More by iheartmyTHO
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becktone

Ohio

3.24/5  rDev -22.3%

Eye: Pours jet black, pretty much no head whatsoever. It could look better.

Nose: Overall weak aroma. Im getting some chocolate, but even that is weak.

Tongue: Chocolatey upfront with some burnt and hints of roast in the back. Tastes like a porter. Bitterness from roasted malts. Alcohol is detectable and plays a role in the flavor. Maybe some hints of prunes in there, other dark fruits. Body feels light due to higher carbonation that I would expect. Just a bit too much alcohol, more body and flavor and I'd be happier with it. Just really not impressed. Sure I drank the other three bottles no problem and enjoyed it, but for me its just not worth the money.

Drinkability: I mean this is a nice porter or Imperial porter I should say, however, as far as flavor goes, I'd much rather go for Founder's Porter. Such a better beer. The price point on this one two isn't justified by the flavor. Its good, but not that good. Somewhere around $13 a 4-pack, I'd rather go for Founder's at $10 a 6er. This is a good beer, don't get me wrong but I feel I'm left wanting more. Glad I've tried it, but I would rather drink something else, and come back to something else.

08-01-2013 15:25:37 | More by becktone
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Beestin

Iowa

3.25/5  rDev -22.1%

04-20-2014 20:14:13 | More by Beestin
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masterofsparks

Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -22.1%

04-04-2014 13:32:05 | More by masterofsparks
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jbriggs7

North Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -22.1%

07-18-2014 16:27:49 | More by jbriggs7
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chippo33

Vermont

3.25/5  rDev -22.1%

12-26-2013 14:18:48 | More by chippo33
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BillHilly

Washington

3.25/5  rDev -22.1%

10-13-2013 23:58:40 | More by BillHilly
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leeswagerty

Arkansas

3.25/5  rDev -22.1%

06-05-2014 03:43:05 | More by leeswagerty
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GreesyFizeek

New York

3.31/5  rDev -20.6%

On tap at the Tap and Mallet in Rochester, NY.

Apparently this is the base for Imperial Biscotti Break. They must really tinker with the base to get the deliciousness of IBB, because Lil' B is just not that good, at least for my tastes.

Pours a dark black, with a half inch mocha-colored head, and a little bit of lacing.

Smells ashy and smokey, with some chocolate and roasted malt.

The ashiness of this beer is just hard to get by. I didn't really expect it, and I don't like it. There's some chocolate, coffee, and roasted malt poking through, but the ash and smoke overwhelms. Just not really a pleasant beer, unfortunately.

Medium bodied, creamy smooth mouthfeel, a bit of a slow sipper due to the off-flavors.

Not my thing at all, one of the few dark beers Evil Twin has let me down on.

12-04-2013 03:44:50 | More by GreesyFizeek
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HuskyinPDX

Washington

3.31/5  rDev -20.6%

Bottle opened on 10.5.13

A - Pours a very dark brown with a dark brown head that fades fairly quickly.

S - Roasted malt, smokey, chocolate.

T - Smokey and burnt malts.

D - Decent carbonation with a heavy body.

O - Very burnt and bitter. I am not a fan.

10-23-2013 19:31:43 | More by HuskyinPDX
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BubalooBrewMaster

Nevada

3.5/5  rDev -16.1%

04-30-2014 04:48:21 | More by BubalooBrewMaster
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acurtis

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -16.1%

08-09-2013 23:02:21 | More by acurtis
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ONovoMexicano

New Mexico

3.5/5  rDev -16.1%

06-05-2014 16:59:21 | More by ONovoMexicano
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ohiobeer29

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -16.1%

08-10-2013 03:41:51 | More by ohiobeer29
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apasternak

District of Columbia

3.5/5  rDev -16.1%

07-27-2013 21:38:40 | More by apasternak
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kbuzz

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -16.1%

08-10-2013 05:06:19 | More by kbuzz
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griffeyb

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -16.1%

07-01-2013 20:02:12 | More by griffeyb
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tommy5

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -16.1%

03-23-2014 23:17:09 | More by tommy5
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dcc449

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -16.1%

05-04-2014 20:02:23 | More by dcc449
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Boston_Steve

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -16.1%

11-11-2013 02:37:19 | More by Boston_Steve
Evil Twin Lil' B from Evil Twin Brewing
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