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Darkness - Surly Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

2,619 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 2,619
Reviews: 762
rAvg: 4.5
pDev: 9.33%
Wants: 2,911
Gots: 1,019 | FT: 72
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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King_KongDCO93

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

12-17-2012 19:15:23 | More by King_KongDCO93
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bryang002

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

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layinbrix

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

05-26-2014 18:11:50 | More by layinbrix
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cp45

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

01-01-2014 04:22:15 | More by cp45
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emsjf

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

02-23-2013 01:42:22 | More by emsjf
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tbone1384

Wyoming

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

11-03-2012 02:41:00 | More by tbone1384
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mattizmyname


4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

10-14-2012 15:14:30 | More by mattizmyname
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dleiner

New York

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

07-19-2014 02:24:53 | More by dleiner
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unclekeith

Alaska

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

03-26-2014 03:55:35 | More by unclekeith
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bsuedekum

Missouri

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

11-14-2011 09:22:32 | More by bsuedekum
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nrbw23

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

A- Pours black with very impressive large thick brown colored head. Head has great retention and leaves a nice amount of lacing.

S- First thing I could really pick up on was a citrus like hop smell. Pretty surprised by that and then I could smell chocolate, coffee, roasted malts, dark fruits and a touch of alcohol.

T- Overall quite a few things going on here. Pretty sweet but yet also has some bitterness going on. Starts off with a lot of chocolate and dark fruits and then the hops kick it. Very interesting and could not find any alcohol in here at all.

M- Full in body and pretty chewy. Fairly low in carbonation.

D- It was very easy to drink and highly recommended. This has to be the most hoppy RIS ever made which made this one pretty interesting and different.

11-28-2008 17:47:03 | More by nrbw23
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MattSweatshirt

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

06-16-2014 23:09:24 | More by MattSweatshirt
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kodt

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

11-08-2013 13:26:41 | More by kodt
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Skrypt

Florida

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

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ckeegan04

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

12-27-2012 02:19:28 | More by ckeegan04
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Brutus627

Maine

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

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Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

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North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

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Texas

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

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browniewithnuts

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

06-15-2013 06:18:34 | More by browniewithnuts
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mquartuccio87

New York

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

10-26-2013 03:48:31 | More by mquartuccio87
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strongaf

Washington

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

05-10-2014 06:04:20 | More by strongaf
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RobertColianni

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

02-25-2013 08:31:13 | More by RobertColianni
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Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

02-02-2014 00:54:45 | More by shehateme
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Zuidman

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

03-11-2013 01:33:27 | More by Zuidman
Darkness from Surly Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 2,619 ratings.