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Darkness - Surly Brewing Company

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world-class

2,542 Ratings
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world-class

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Ratings: 2,542
Reviews: 761
rAvg: 4.5
pDev: 9.33%
Wants: 2,880
Gots: 1,002 | FT: 66
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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t0rin0

California

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

02-26-2013 01:53:40 | More by t0rin0
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Joey1566

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

11-10-2013 05:53:52 | More by Joey1566
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gpawned

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

11-02-2012 02:03:12 | More by gpawned
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bikesnbeerFtc

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

04-27-2014 20:40:49 | More by bikesnbeerFtc
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jim_carignan

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

11-19-2013 05:40:59 | More by jim_carignan
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Zack_B

Florida

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

05-04-2014 04:58:59 | More by Zack_B
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alexm1309

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

02-16-2014 22:47:41 | More by alexm1309
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HoppyLuckyGoGo

California

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

06-06-2013 18:21:58 | More by HoppyLuckyGoGo
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kgncfl

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

06-19-2014 17:25:39 | More by kgncfl
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wdarcy77

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

11-04-2012 14:14:36 | More by wdarcy77
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CoolEthan

California

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

08-27-2013 20:56:40 | More by CoolEthan
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EvilAsh

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

05-21-2014 20:22:06 | More by EvilAsh
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Wolberjs

California

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

03-06-2014 07:18:06 | More by Wolberjs
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mrsdrabmuh

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

04-19-2012 05:09:42 | More by mrsdrabmuh
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Artmcd88

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

05-02-2014 11:56:17 | More by Artmcd88
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KGMIbeer

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

03-28-2013 02:35:03 | More by KGMIbeer
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thegerm87

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

05-04-2013 14:30:16 | More by thegerm87
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einman

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

11-07-2013 02:11:30 | More by einman
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drlovemd87

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

06-04-2013 16:30:01 | More by drlovemd87
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popery

California

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

01-27-2013 04:43:48 | More by popery
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peensteen

Ontario (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

01-19-2014 17:50:35 | More by peensteen
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Pencible

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

06-16-2012 18:39:54 | More by Pencible
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sliks96

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

06-30-2014 02:11:29 | More by sliks96
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craytonic

District of Columbia

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

2008 Vintage / 2011 Vintage (on tap at Churchkey DC).

Appearance: Motor oil black, decent head and lacing.

Smell: Roasted malt, dark chocolate, dark fruits - particularly prune juice, grape juice, and plum, dark rum, espresso, molasses, licorice, vanilla, and hops.

Taste: Slightly too sweet, lots of roasted malt of course, prune, grape, and plum juice, espresso, molasses, dark chocolate, dark rum, licorice, vanilla, tobacco juice, and hops.

Mouthfeel: It is a big beer, but not the thick oily syrup that is Dark Lord. Very well carbonated.

Drinkability: Good, the 2011 batch was a big improvement over 2010.

Serving type: on-tap

03-04-2009 19:01:03 | More by craytonic
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Sparky44

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

03-23-2013 22:16:08 | More by Sparky44
Darkness from Surly Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 2,542 ratings.