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Cacao Bender - Surly Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

274 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 274
Reviews: 21
rAvg: 4.33
pDev: 9.24%
Wants: 48
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Surly Brewing Company visit their website
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Mahogany hued ale infused with coffee, vanilla beans and cacao nibs.

45 IBU

(Beer added by: MasterSki on 07-20-2012)
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Enjoyed on tap at a local pub, served in a pint glass.
Pours an opaque brown with a medium tan head.
The aroma is loaded with chocolate with some coffee and a slight vanilla note as well.
The taste is fabulous. Vanilla, coffee and chocolate hit my tongue in that order. It's a very nice blend. A little bit sweet and really easy going down.
It has a medium and creamy feel and the carbonation is spot on, not distracting at all.
Overall, a fabulous brew!

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Cacao Bender from Surly Brewing Company
96 out of 100 based on 274 ratings.