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Evil Twin The Cowboy - Evil Twin Brewing

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BA SCORE
85
very good

183 Ratings
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Ratings: 183
Reviews: 47
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 12.23%
Wants: 7
Gots: 12 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
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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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3.2/5  rDev -14.9%

impending, Friday at 10:49 PM
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

A: Pours a hazy gold with a pillowy white head.
S: Mild aromas of smoke, grain, straw, lemon, lime, herbs, grass, biscuit, crackers, and hay.
T:Notes of grain, straw, hay, minerals, biscuits, crackers, grass, herbs, lemon, and lime wash across the palate with just a hint of smoke noticeable in the background. The finish is interesting, presenting an odd, yet appealing combination of smoke, grass, lemon, lime, and herb flavors.
M: Full-bodied and dry. Carbonation is crisp and firm.
O: This is a really interesting lager. I doubt that I could drink more than one or two of these at a time, but I could see myself reaching for a beer like this when I wanted something tasty and relatively unique.

mrfrancis, Thursday at 01:25 AM
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

GuttaMane138, Tuesday at 01:52 PM
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3.72/5  rDev -1.1%

kguard, Monday at 05:52 PM
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

bpierre, Sep 09, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

braican, Sep 08, 2014
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3.45/5  rDev -8.2%

Dirtyhands, Sep 08, 2014
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3.4/5  rDev -9.6%

Bottling stamp on the bottle is 04/22/14

Strong golden color to the body and a thick, rocky, white head sits atop (3.75). Faint aroma all around with no noticeable smoke and a mild malt graininess (3.25). A mild smokiness reveals itself in the taste along with an equally mild malt and ester flavors; good bitterness (3.25). Medium bodied; dry finish (3.5).

Not a bad beer for a pilsner but the smoke component is pretty much missing-in-action. I would give this a higher score for a pilsner (3.75), but if you're looking for a more prominent smoke aspect, you won't find it here, so therefore, a relatively low score.

beergoot, Sep 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

osuskin, Sep 05, 2014
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3/5  rDev -20.2%

Elicoleman, Aug 29, 2014
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

Ohiovania, Aug 26, 2014
Photo of jbertsch
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.

jbertsch, Aug 25, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

bootdown21, Aug 10, 2014
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SPLITGRIN, Aug 09, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

tylerstravis, Jul 31, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

bckayaalp, Jul 30, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

ygtbsm94, Jul 27, 2014
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diverite, Jul 27, 2014
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

chossboss, Jul 22, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +13%

wisegreensoul, Jul 21, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -13.6%

XmnwildX12, Jul 20, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +13%

afsdan, Jul 19, 2014
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5/5  rDev +33%

mskiddo, Jul 18, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

sourdog, Jul 14, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

T-34-85, Jul 07, 2014
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Evil Twin The Cowboy from Evil Twin Brewing
85 out of 100 based on 183 ratings.