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Bitter Brewer - Surly Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

896 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 896
Reviews: 418
rAvg: 4.01
pDev: 11.22%
Wants: 218
Gots: 58 | 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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barczar

Kentucky

3.7/5  rDev -7.7%

Brilliant golden brew with grassy, dank, resiny aromas that are contrasted by grapefruit add tangerine, with a hint of biscuit malt. Flavor reveals sharp grapefruit, with a touch of tangerine sweetness,a light, crackery malt backbone, and a minerally, slightly bitter finish. Would've liked more citrus than minerally notes. There's a clash between tart lime and mineral characters that doesn't suit my palate.

08-16-2014 13:01:56 | More by barczar
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CraftFan5

New York

3.25/5  rDev -19%

08-15-2014 12:52:37 | More by CraftFan5
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MrPlayboy

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

08-15-2014 02:35:03 | More by MrPlayboy
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Soneast

Wisconsin

4.5/5  rDev +12.2%

08-15-2014 01:06:23 | More by Soneast
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kbrown

Ohio

3.86/5  rDev -3.7%

08-15-2014 00:41:18 | More by kbrown
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bpfrush

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -0.2%

08-13-2014 16:38:52 | More by bpfrush
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thornburyslasher

Illinois

3.72/5  rDev -7.2%

08-13-2014 01:00:52 | More by thornburyslasher
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Weas

Arkansas

4.25/5  rDev +6%

08-12-2014 16:14:36 | More by Weas
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BarrelAgedG

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -0.2%

08-12-2014 02:02:42 | More by BarrelAgedG
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Gotti311

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

08-11-2014 14:53:13 | More by Gotti311
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UWBadgerFan4Life

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +6%

08-11-2014 13:25:06 | More by UWBadgerFan4Life
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WiscoTerr

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

08-10-2014 23:18:34 | More by WiscoTerr
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MaximumYuks

Ohio

4/5  rDev -0.2%

08-10-2014 23:06:16 | More by MaximumYuks
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hermit990

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

08-10-2014 03:25:26 | More by hermit990
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M_chav

New Mexico

3.25/5  rDev -19%

08-09-2014 20:55:28 | More by M_chav
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Texasfan549

Texas

4/5  rDev -0.2%

08-09-2014 03:35:24 | More by Texasfan549
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Alpar

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -0.2%

08-09-2014 03:33:34 | More by Alpar
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jzlyo

Iowa

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

08-08-2014 23:41:48 | More by jzlyo
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deedric

Wisconsin

3.89/5  rDev -3%

At Great Taste pre party (so I won't get technical). Seems to be a nice representative of the style. Served too cold. Nice appearance, light copper. Aroma of pine. Mouthfeel is very reminiscent of the bitters do old. Lower carbonated as expected. Biscuity back flavor.

08-08-2014 18:14:23 | More by deedric
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Ejayz

Iowa

4.25/5  rDev +6%

08-08-2014 00:47:31 | More by Ejayz
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CrispyFL

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

08-07-2014 03:40:26 | More by CrispyFL
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kjkinsey

Texas

4/5  rDev -0.2%

08-06-2014 23:20:46 | More by kjkinsey
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RyanTheLion13

Iowa

4/5  rDev -0.2%

08-06-2014 00:46:54 | More by RyanTheLion13
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andrew8626

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -0.2%

08-04-2014 22:57:03 | More by andrew8626
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markcp

Iowa

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

08-04-2014 14:21:51 | More by markcp
Bitter Brewer from Surly Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 896 ratings.