1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Evil Twin IPA - Bill's Tavern & Brewhouse

Not Rated.
Evil Twin IPA
No picture uploaded.
Have one? Upload it now.
no score

9 Ratings
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 9
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 9.63%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Bill's Tavern & Brewhouse visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
English India Pale Ale (IPA) |  ABV ?

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: NeroFiddled on 10-01-2009)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 9 | Reviews: 4 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by gleemonger:
Photo of gleemonger


4/5  rDev +7%

07-18-2012 21:46:17 | More by gleemonger
More User Reviews:
Photo of NeroFiddled


4/5  rDev +7%

It was a cold and foggy late morning on Cannon Beach when I arrived at Bill's Tavern. No tourists were about. Sure, they'd be in later, but it was early.

The Evil Twin was delivered to me at the bar with a frothy off-white head atop a clear deep amber/copper body. The head retention was surprisingly good, and it left some very nice lacing with each sip I took. Not too unlike the cold and windy rain-soaked morning outside the door, it was a fairly bitter brew. But there was warmth inside, and the Evil Twin also offered a soft belly of darkly caramelish malt. Grassy and minty - not citrusy - hops adorned it.

Perfectly balanced. Nicely rounded. Dry finish. Pretty much a perfect English style India Pale Ale. I enjoyed it with a cup of chowder and some grilled oysters, and by the time I was ready for another pint the sun had broken through the mist...

...and the tourist had arrived.

10-01-2009 01:52:38 | More by NeroFiddled
Photo of vkv822


3.25/5  rDev -13.1%

on-tap @ Bill's Tavern
tulip pint

Clear, amber brown with a foamy off white head,

Mild piney, herbal, grassy hops fairly evenly balanced with a solid caramel malt base. Pretty similar in both the aroma and taste.

Medium body. Foamy, scrubbing carbonation.

A decent English-style IPA. Nothing particularly exciting, but certainly nothing unpleasant either.

10-28-2013 04:08:12 | More by vkv822
Photo of Kopfschuss


3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

07-05-2012 09:23:45 | More by Kopfschuss
Photo of Adamostella


3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

07-23-2013 05:47:30 | More by Adamostella
Photo of muchloveforhops3


4.5/5  rDev +20.3%

05-08-2012 05:58:04 | More by muchloveforhops3
Photo of ccrida


3.4/5  rDev -9.1%

On draught at Bill's, Evil Twin is dark chestnut brown, lightly hazed. Thin white head quickly settles to big-bubbled skim, leaving light but sticky, foamy lace.

Smell is mild, malty, sugary caramel.

Taste is also lots of malty caramel. I didn't know this was a DIPA when I ordered it, oh well. A little sharp at first, the hops come though the caramel once my palate shifts, especially on the bitterness. Hop flavor is a little piny, resinous, but certainly not the star. A little sweet ethanol, with the iced tea crystal, like a spiked tea.

Mouthfeel is slippery, medium bodied.

Drinkability is pretty good for the style. The body is lighter than I expected, and it's fairly smooth.

08-11-2012 21:29:15 | More by ccrida
Photo of CoryR


3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

01-02-2012 00:05:45 | More by CoryR
Photo of inlimbo77


3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

16oz pint glass
Enjoyed at the brew pub on 9/3/12

A: Cloudy hazy orange amber, off white head, sticky lacing.

S: Smells of soapy, piney hop aromas. Some bready malts too. Nothing too exciting.

T: The taste matches smell. Some bitter pine notes, but nothing overly aggressive. It's a middle of the road balanced IPA. Not an overly bitter finish.

M: It's easy drinking. A medium bodied brew.

09-10-2012 20:44:10 | More by inlimbo77
Evil Twin IPA from Bill's Tavern & Brewhouse
- out of 100 based on 9 ratings.