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Coffee Bender - Surly Brewing Company

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1,845 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,845
Reviews: 755
rAvg: 4.17
pDev: 11.27%
Wants: 593
Gots: 214 | FT: 12
Brewed by:
Surly Brewing Company visit their website
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Bender steeped cold for 24 hours in coarsely ground coffee beans from the Vinca Vista Hermosa plantation in Guatemala.

(Beer added by: feloniousmonk on 05-28-2006)
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ZimZamZoom

West Virginia

4/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at Twin City Grille in the MoA.

Nice pour from the bartender, thick tan head atop a nice deep brown almost black ale. Held to some light there are plenty of red/brown hues showing through the edges.

Aroma is a nice roasty malt and coffee blend, sweet and alluring. Tastes of some bitter roasted coffee, roasty sweet malts, and only a touch of hp spice in the end. It's a good tasty ABA, with the coffee adding some complexity.

Smooth and substantial in the mouth, not some some of the thinner ABAs I have had. All around a solid brew, and my first from Surly.

Serving type: on-tap

02-26-2011 18:57:04 | More by ZimZamZoom
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Coffee Bender from Surly Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 1,845 ratings.