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Four - Surly Brewing Company

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FourFour

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

260 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 260
Reviews: 141
rAvg: 4.34
pDev: 10.83%
Wants: 454
Gots: 47 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Surly Brewing Company visit their website
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
Milk / Sweet Stout |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: pdoran10 on 02-24-2010)
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RustyDiamond

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4.35/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured into a Darkness stem, on a hot humid night in Decatur. Wonderful dark tan head, frothy with tiny bubbles in the middle. Not one iota of light penetrating through this glass. Ring of tan stays on throughout...great ringed lacing.

As expected, strong whiffs of fresh roasted espresso. Tobacco, ancho chili, cinnamon as well.

Sweet lactose on the front end...very unassuming at first. Hard to believe this could be 10%. Creamy Nestle Quik cocoa taste with some bitter chocolate riding with.

Bitter mouthfeel, with some spice but still quite creamy. Quite delicate finishing dry and roasty bitter. Tasting a subtle ancho chili in the back, which is quite nice on the cocoa.

Drinkability off the charts. Nice job Surly

Serving type: bottle

05-17-2010 01:06:37 | More by RustyDiamond
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Four from Surly Brewing Company
96 out of 100 based on 260 ratings.