Evil Twin Aún Más A Jesús - Evil Twin Brewing
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4.33/5 rDev +0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25
Pours viscous, pitch black and opaque with a one finger beige head that quickly settles into a thin, lasting ring. Spotty lace left behind.
Sweet boozy aroma with a decent amount of floral hops, burnt sugars and roasted dark malt. Subtle earthy pine needle followed by sweet, fudge-y dessert-like chocolate notes and deep roast. Chocolate, coffee bean, caramel, toffee and alcohol sweetness along with burnt toast, oatmeal and smoke.
Viscous and full bodied with a really nice balance of earthy hops, boozy sweetness, sweet chocolate and dark roasted malt. Earthy, resinous and piney hops provid a nice bitterness that compliments that roast and counters the dessert like sweetness. Grassy pine needle bitterness up front, but not too much, followed by boozy heat, chocolate, caramel and toffee. This is coutered by smoke and a robust roasted coffee bean presence along with some dark chocolate, oatmeal, burnt sugars and toast. Plenty of alcohol sweetness but the high ABV is excellently masked. Never would have guessed 12%. Really complex and definitely a sipper but it's deceptively drinkable.
Serving type: bottle
09-08-2013 04:40:25 | More by corby112
District of Columbia
4.35/5 rDev +1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5
Bottle split with my wife tonight. Served alongside the coffee version.
The beer is near black. Opaque and viscous. Small, oily beige head in a filmy layer rests atop the beer. The aroma is huge. Didn't even need to get my nose near the glass. Chocolate and dark roast initially, followed by vanilla and a touch of alcohol. What little alcohol there was in the nose is virtually nonexistent in the flavor. Masterfully hidden. Big and bold stout. Rich and robust. A slow sipper one could easily drink too quickly. A beer I would thoroughly enjoy having again and one I'll be looking for in the future.
Serving type: bottle
08-26-2013 04:29:23 | More by Huhzubendah
Evil Twin Aún Más A Jesús from Evil Twin Brewing
95 out of 100 based on 216 ratings.