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Furious - Surly Brewing Company

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Ratings: 3,929
Reviews: 1,375
rAvg: 4.33
pDev: 9.24%
Wants: 1,402
Gots: 393 | FT: 14
Brewed by:
Surly Brewing Company visit their website
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
A tempest on the tongue, or a moment of pure hop bliss? Brewed with a dazzling blend of American hops and Scottish malt, this crimson-hued ale delivers waves of citrus, pine and carmel-toffee. For those who favor flavor, Furious has the hop-fire your taste buds have been screaming for.

(Beer added by: feloniousmonk on 02-05-2006)
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4.53/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Canned on 5/21/13 (brought to ATX thanks to AHM)

A beautiful, golden ale with a magnificent mango-y & citrusy nose.

The malt backbone is very strong om this one, but it is neither in the 90 minute style nor an English IPA. Awesome hops are still omnipresent in this MIPA - Minnesota IPA.

At 6.2% abv, and with such a unique aroma/flavor profile, Furious deserves a spot next to 60 minute any day. Just wish it was more widely available. Kudos Surly!

Serving type: can

07-06-2013 23:37:55 | More by johnnieoz
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Furious from Surly Brewing Company
96 out of 100 based on 3,929 ratings.