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Evil Twin The Cowboy - Evil Twin Brewing

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BA SCORE
85
very good

175 Ratings
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Ratings: 175
Reviews: 45
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 12.5%
Wants: 7
Gots: 12 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Evil Twin Brewing visit their website
Denmark

Style | ABV
Smoked Beer |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: LiquidAmber on 10-13-2012)
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Elicoleman

Tennessee

3/5  rDev -20.2%

08-29-2014 21:26:26 | More by Elicoleman
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Ohiovania

Ohio

4/5  rDev +6.4%

08-26-2014 14:45:30 | More by Ohiovania
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jbertsch

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -20.2%

On tap. Proper yelllow goldn color.

Aroma is very mild. Expected a bit more smoke.

Flavor is just okay. I want either (or both) more smoke, or a more clear pilsener taste from the malt bill. The malt profile tastes a but too generic. No real hop profile to make note of (didn't get any saaz, that's for sure). A sweet note is noticeable on the finish, which throws me a bit.

As a whole the beer doesnt taste bad, and some people will probably be content with it. But it just doesn't serve up what I want in either a smoked beer or a pils.

08-25-2014 02:14:54 | More by jbertsch
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bootdown21

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

08-10-2014 00:51:42 | More by bootdown21
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SPLITGRIN

Kentucky

3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

08-09-2014 18:36:02 | More by SPLITGRIN
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tylerstravis

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

07-31-2014 05:43:13 | More by tylerstravis
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bckayaalp

New York

3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

07-30-2014 00:30:29 | More by bckayaalp
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ygtbsm94

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

07-27-2014 18:19:29 | More by ygtbsm94
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diverite

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev +13%

07-27-2014 15:57:50 | More by diverite
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chossboss

Oregon

4/5  rDev +6.4%

07-22-2014 01:45:05 | More by chossboss
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wisegreensoul

New York

4.25/5  rDev +13%

07-21-2014 02:26:20 | More by wisegreensoul
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XmnwildX12

Minnesota

3.25/5  rDev -13.6%

07-20-2014 21:48:53 | More by XmnwildX12
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afsdan

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev +13%

07-18-2014 23:50:16 | More by afsdan
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mskiddo

New York

5/5  rDev +33%

07-18-2014 03:57:08 | More by mskiddo
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sourdog

California

3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

07-14-2014 05:29:57 | More by sourdog
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T-34-85

New York

3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

07-07-2014 05:50:30 | More by T-34-85
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dcmchew

Romania

3.83/5  rDev +1.9%

Pours shiny golden, small white head that turns to a nice lace, kept alive by some small fizzy strings.
Mild smoke in the smell, neck and neck with some hops, also crackers, grains, bit of smoked cheese, some spiciness.
The pilsener notes are really out there, starting with the specific maltiness, the herbal acidity, the spicy hops with the dry finish. Add some nice smokey flavours with some nice wood notes, also a touch of enhancing fruity hops, mostly giving off some citrus, floral hints too.
Light body, nicely carbonated, helps the dry finish. Some charcoal smoke left in the aftertaste, burnt straw and leaf, spicy hoppy bitterness.
Something a German Texan might really love, nice job choosing the name. A really nice smoked beer, with a kinda rough aftertaste that invites (urges!) you to take another sip.

07-02-2014 16:07:55 | More by dcmchew
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Walkerjgt

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

06-30-2014 19:02:41 | More by Walkerjgt
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gutbuster

Kentucky

3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

06-29-2014 22:55:37 | More by gutbuster
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bdtva

Virginia

4/5  rDev +6.4%

06-28-2014 15:23:33 | More by bdtva
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PicoPapa

Connecticut

3.84/5  rDev +2.1%

12oz bottle with BTLD 04/22/14 stamped on the neck. Pours a cloudy amber color with a half inch of head. Looks like an IPA, basically. Lots of lacing. The aroma is smokey with some meat and cherry wood aromas. Some booze and maybe even some apricots. The taste is lots of smoke, charred wood, cherry, and malts. Very woody and earthy. Finishes with some more wood and smoked malts. Some floral hop notes. Medium bodied with not much of an alcohol presence. Overall, solid Smoked Beer I'd certainly buy again. Not quite up there with some of the better Rauchbiers but a Smoked Pilsner is an intriguing take on the style.

06-27-2014 18:30:34 | More by PicoPapa
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barczar

Kentucky

3.64/5  rDev -3.2%

Pours a clear golden with a modest frothy ivory head that slowly dissipates.

Aroma is crackery malt, floral hops, and a barely noticeable whiff of smoke.

Flavor reveals more crackery malt character than anything up front, with a touch of citrus at the finish and phenols in the aftertaste. Light smoky notes emerge. Citrus and malt dominate.

Body and carbonation are moderate.

One of the lighter smoked beers I've had. Nothing spectacular, but a fairly drinkable brew.

06-27-2014 16:35:04 | More by barczar
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sd123

Louisiana

4/5  rDev +6.4%

06-27-2014 01:26:46 | More by sd123
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Dlestz

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +19.7%

06-23-2014 15:35:42 | More by Dlestz
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Vivs85

New York

4.25/5  rDev +13%

06-22-2014 02:04:44 | More by Vivs85
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Evil Twin The Cowboy from Evil Twin Brewing
85 out of 100 based on 175 ratings.