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Bitter Brewer - Surly Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

823 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 823
Reviews: 414
rAvg: 4.02
pDev: 11.19%
Wants: 220
Gots: 55 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Surly Brewing Company visit their website
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
English Bitter |  4.00% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-05-2007)
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leftmindedrighty

New Jersey

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

On tap at The Blue Nile in Minneapolis, served into a Surly nonic glass.

Smell, hoppy, and American hoppy. Obvious American hops in this English style beer. Touch of dough as well.

Taste, Wow, I have a new favorite English Bitter. Clean malt taste hits the tongue first, followed by a generous, but not over powering helping of delicious American hop flavor. Some dough flavors from the yeast and a very light husky-ness ride the after taste.

Beautifully balanced, tad out of style, but its Surly. What did you expect? I was bummed to arrive in Minneapolis only to find out the beer hasn't been canned yet. So finding it on tap made my day.

Serving type: on-tap

04-22-2008 23:22:28 | More by leftmindedrighty
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Bitter Brewer from Surly Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 823 ratings.