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Falco IPA - Evil Twin Brewing

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Falco IPAFalco IPA

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BA SCORE
87
very good

533 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 533
Reviews: 72
rAvg: 3.87
pDev: 9.04%
Wants: 10
Gots: 48 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Evil Twin Brewing visit their website
Denmark

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Tone on 05-08-2013)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Reviews by Thickfreakness:
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3.19/5  rDev -17.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Pours a cloudy golden yellow into my DFH glass. A thick and fluffy three finger head floats like a cloud atop this honeyed nectar. The foam gently fades and leaves a nice bit of lacing dripping all over the glass.
Yellow grapefruit, bitter orange pith, lemon peel with a slight sugar sweetness as it warms. Not very complex in the nose. Citrus, citrus and more bitter citrus and pine. Little notes of wet hay as it comes to temp.
Grapefruit juice, lemon zest, pine needles, crumbley biscuits, and orange pith. Has a touch of sweetness and graininess that blends well with the intense pine and citrus punch. Nothing breaking any new ground here. A decent drinking IPA.
The citrus strips your mouth pretty good. Lots of Florida citrus, New England pine, and just a touch of sweet grain. It drinks O.K., but I tend to expect more from Evil Twin.
Not something I'll be seeking out often as I can get much better IPA's for the same price or cheaper. Decent at best. No complexity, just bitter citrus. Average at best especially for $10.99/4-pack.

Thickfreakness, May 22, 2013
More User Reviews:
Photo of oberon
4.31/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Bottled on 4/16/13.Poured into a standard pint glass a dull lemon yellow color with just a great looking firm one finger head just doesn't dissapate,not a fan of the color but a big fan of the pillow-like head.Big citrusy hops jump out in the nose along with some pine underneath,not much malt presence except for mild toastiness.If you like grapefruit and bitterness this your kinda ipa,I love it,intesnse grapefruit juice flavors and some stickiness to go along with some lighter pine resin,again just a faint drier malt presence.I haven't had an in your face sharp hop bomb in awhile and for me this fits the bill.Excellent...in my opinion.

oberon, Aug 26, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +16.3%

mojohawk21, Sep 28, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

CavemanRamblin, Jul 16, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +9.8%

MaxT, Jul 28, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

tbryan5, Jan 24, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +9.8%

woodchipper, Sep 02, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

sabitu, Feb 26, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

coxxx616, Jul 14, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

DaftPatrick, Aug 22, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

Todd, Aug 01, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

bellce0, Aug 03, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

cincysig, Oct 10, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +9.8%

megamass, Dec 22, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

JC333, Jun 01, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

alienlifeforcecube, Jun 27, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

Marius, Aug 12, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +9.8%

innominat, Jul 30, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

Mantooth, Apr 17, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

Dchandler422, Feb 27, 2014
Photo of BurgeoningBrewhead
4.14/5  rDev +7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Bottled 4/??/14, poured into tulip; foggy-clear light gold in color with a solid white head that descends leaving nice slick lacing.
Smell is a bit weak but is very good and interesting. Pine and citrus, with lesser notes of sweet fruit, like peach and others. An interesting twist on the usual.
Taste follows nose very well. Big wallop of citrus and pine that suddenly then moves into soft, sweet flavors of tangerine and peach as it fades, leaving some bittersweet lingering flavors.
Mouthfeel is medium-light and slick.
Overall, this is a very tasty IPA with a unique flavor. Definitely one of the better light-colored Evil Twin beers I've had so far.

BurgeoningBrewhead, Jun 10, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.4%

stereosforgeeks, Jun 22, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -16%

sgttibbs, May 04, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -3.1%

Schlafly33, Jan 30, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

acurtis, Jun 02, 2013
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Falco IPA from Evil Twin Brewing
87 out of 100 based on 533 ratings.