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Trick Or Treat - Evil Genius Beer Company

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Trick Or TreatTrick Or Treat

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BA SCORE
80
good

32 Reviews
THE BROS
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Reviews: 32
Hads: 189
Avg: 3.49
pDev: 41.26%
Wants: 12
Gots: 56 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Evil Genius Beer Company
Pennsylvania, United States | website

Style | ABV
American Porter | 7.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Darkmagus82 on 09-03-2012

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Reviews by BeerCon5:
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2.9/5  rDev -16.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

Pours a dark brown, almost black color with a thin creamy tan head that remains throughout the beer.

The scent is of roasted malt and dark chocolate notes.

The taste is of roasted malt, burnt coffee, dark chocolate, together is makes the flavor quite sour.

Full body, smooth and kind of sticky feel, moderate carbonation.

I didn't really enjoy this one too much, it became more and more sour as the beer went on.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of TimBeaulieu
3.5/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of TTripp725
2.88/5  rDev -17.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of tigg924
3.64/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours clear, dark brown, with 1/4 inch head. Taste is sweet milk chocolate, roasted malt, cinnamon, clove, and light peanut as the beer warms. The beer has more of a porter taste than pumpkin or peanut. Interesting beer, but I would have liked to see the other flavors more pronounced.

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Photo of birdman86
3.92/5  rDev +12.3%

Photo of wattoclone
4.55/5  rDev +30.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

This is the best I've had so far from Evil Genius, easier to drink than Purple Monkey Dishwasher or I'll Have What She's Having, but full of flavor. Smells like a chocolate milk shake. Hits your palate as a sweet chocolate bar, similar to the BUN cluster maple bar but with pumpkin filling. Very smooth and sessionable, I'm on my second bottle already.

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Photo of tuowl74a
4.34/5  rDev +24.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Katieelizabeth21
5/5  rDev +43.3%

Photo of briandaube
3.25/5  rDev -6.9%

Photo of ryser2k
3.5/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of JMS1512
3.5/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of alcohline_trip
3.54/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of dacrza1
4.08/5  rDev +16.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

DATE TASTED: October 2, 2015 ... GLASSWARE: Hop Devil nonick... OCCASION: warming up a cold, windy night with something tough enough... APPEARANCE: dark ruby/black body that supports a grey, thin head that settles to a quarter-inch creaminess; ... AROMA: pumpkin, cinnamon, vanilla, slightly toasted dough, oak, and strong, powdery cocoa builds a promise that demands continued inhalation... PALATE: fizzy at the throat, medium-bodied throughout, and slick at the lips... warming and lingering in its aftertaste--the creaminess encourages repeated sips ... TASTE: the cocoa overpowers the pumpkin--not a bad thing--and the vanilla rounds off the profile pleasantly... a nice, earthy spice mills through the sip; some toasted oats make this somewhat balanced... OVERALL: despite other less impressive Evil Genius Halloween offerings, this one hits with a smoothness and drinkability that would have me seeking out a six for sure... the ABV ensures sessionability...I will make this a part of my Halloween celebration in a few weeks ...

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Photo of geodonnokepyo
4.21/5  rDev +20.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of whatname
3.75/5  rDev +7.4%

Photo of tdm168
3.71/5  rDev +6.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Mpenders
3.28/5  rDev -6%

Photo of StevenH
3/5  rDev -14%

Photo of Bdel34
3.5/5  rDev +0.3%

Photo of Kegatron
3.58/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Burdell
3.72/5  rDev +6.6%

Photo of jrob502
4.52/5  rDev +29.5%

Photo of themagickallife
4.5/5  rDev +28.9%

Photo of tone77
3.53/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a brown 12 oz. bottle. Has a black color with a 1 inch head. Smell is of cocoa, a touch of spice. Taste is cocoa, some coffee, light pumpkin and spices. Feels medium bodied in the mouth and overall is a unique idea and a pretty good beer.

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Photo of mdillon86
2.75/5  rDev -21.2%

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Trick Or Treat from Evil Genius Beer Company
80 out of 100 based on 32 ratings.