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Darkness - Bourbon Barrel Aged - Surly Brewing Company

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63 Ratings
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Ratings: 63
Reviews: 16
rAvg: 4.57
pDev: 12.47%
Wants: 261
Gots: 3 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Surly Brewing Company visit their website
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  10.30% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Huge Imperial/Double Stout aged in a fresh bourbon barrel.

(Beer added by: AdmiralDiaz on 12-23-2009)
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look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This is the best beer of the Surly entourage, by far. It's like cough syrup. I loved looking at my empty glass, seeing the residue look like syrup. The flavor and pour were my favorite. It was a perfect compliment to a spicy breakfast, specifically chorizo. It was a very smooth beer, with a great bourbon feel from the initial taste to that feeling as it's going down. Love this beer.

carlton012, Nov 20, 2011
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Darkness - Bourbon Barrel Aged from Surly Brewing Company
99 out of 100 based on 63 ratings.