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Darkness - Surly Brewing Company

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100
world-class

2,260 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 2260
Reviews: 752
rAvg: 4.5
pDev: 9.56%


Brewed by:
Surly Brewing Company visit their website
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  10.30% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Labels:

2007-Grim Reaper
2008-Devil
2009-Mummy
2010-Vampire
2011-Zombie
2012 - Werewolf
2013 - Brewcifer

(Beer added by: ryantupy on 10-08-2006)
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Darkness from Surly Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 2,260 ratings.