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Furious - Surly Brewing Company

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Ratings: 3,931
Reviews: 1,375
rAvg: 4.33
pDev: 9.24%
Wants: 1,404
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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vic21234

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4.22/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

16oz can bottled on 11/4/11. Poured into a snifter.

A- A nice and cloudy dark orange/ amber. Finger's worth of head subsides into a thin film along the top of the glass.

S- Tons of hops- citrus and pine are the aromas I'm getting.

T- Starts off kind of malty, which was surprising for me given the 99 IBUs it packs. Then comes the hops of course, which give a piney resin finish.

M- Medium feel, nicely carbonated. Easy to drink for sure.

I've only been able to get my hands on two of Surly's offerings (Furious and Wet.) Both have been great. This is an easy drinking IPA that is worth a try for sure.

Serving type: can

01-02-2012 22:00:52 | More by vic21234
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Furious from Surly Brewing Company
96 out of 100 based on 3,931 ratings.