Surly Overrated West Coast IPA

Discussion in 'Midwest' started by jera1350, Jan 31, 2013.

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  1. Ish1

    Ish1 Devotee (463) Feb 25, 2010 Minnesota
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    The path of the righteous man is beset on all sides by the inequities of the selfish and the tyranny of evil men. Blessed is he who, in the name of charity and good will, shepherds the weak through the valley of darkness, for he is truly his brother's keeper and the finder of lost children. And I will strike down upon thee with great vengeance and furious anger those who would attempt to poison and destroy My brothers. And you will know My name is the Lord when I lay My vengeance upon thee.
     
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  2. herman77

    herman77 Meyvn (1,055) Jan 24, 2010 Minnesota
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    Did he say when it would come out? Will it be seasonal or "occasional"?
     
  3. Philly82785

    Philly82785 Aspirant (235) Dec 17, 2008 Minnesota

    He said it would be an Occasional. He didn't give me a date though.
     
  4. RKPStogie

    RKPStogie Initiate (0) Nov 4, 2011 Minnesota
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    Damn!
     
  5. Ish1

    Ish1 Devotee (463) Feb 25, 2010 Minnesota
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    Yeah, I think of Pulp Fiction every time I drink a Furious.
     
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  6. feloniousmonk

    feloniousmonk Poo-Bah (4,873) Nov 14, 2002 Minnesota

    No way! He told you that? He wouldn't tell me anything! Feather in your cap.
     
  7. feloniousmonk

    feloniousmonk Poo-Bah (4,873) Nov 14, 2002 Minnesota

    I love that story!
     
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  8. feloniousmonk

    feloniousmonk Poo-Bah (4,873) Nov 14, 2002 Minnesota

    He told me it would be February 29, 2013.
     
  9. KWMiles

    KWMiles Initiate (0) Oct 23, 2012 Minnesota

    Well, that's when it will be ready.
     
  10. Lifeofbrian

    Lifeofbrian Initiate (0) Nov 20, 2010 Minnesota

    LOL.
     
  11. hoeg0015

    hoeg0015 Initiate (0) Jul 15, 2008 Minnesota

    Talk about rarity.
     
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  12. Bond111

    Bond111 Aspirant (227) Feb 14, 2011 Minnesota
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    Must have something to do with this Mayan calender everyone keeps talking about.
     
  13. Revenant

    Revenant Aspirant (280) Aug 8, 2012 Minnesota

    An article in today's Hot Dish said an early April release.
     
  14. incutrav

    incutrav Initiate (0) Jan 16, 2007 Minnesota

    April 1st?:grimacing:
     
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  15. Lifeofbrian

    Lifeofbrian Initiate (0) Nov 20, 2010 Minnesota

    LOL.
     
  16. arniepnminne

    arniepnminne Initiate (199) Jun 2, 2010 Minnesota
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    For some reason I feel the can will be the unicorn version once it is unveiled. Can anyone confirm that Surly is for sure using the can with fighter jets, fireworks, etc.? I thought I had seen a recent pic of Omar hiding behind a pallet of cans holding the unicorn can with a shit grin on his face. Possibly on twitter. Could the story of the Fed's declining that art work be BS if April 1st is release date?

    Edit: No pic on Omar's twitter.
     
  17. sean_mpls

    sean_mpls Initiate (172) Sep 11, 2012 Minnesota
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    I always thought the unicorn version was a joke. The fireworks logo was submitted for label approval.
     
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  18. Revenant

    Revenant Aspirant (280) Aug 8, 2012 Minnesota

    The unicorn pic was Surly's joke on us, well, the people who actually thought they would release a can like that, anyway.
     
  19. MattyG85

    MattyG85 Poo-Bah (3,032) Aug 31, 2010 Minnesota
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    WHAT?
     
  20. biniek13

    biniek13 Initiate (0) Nov 29, 2008 Minnesota
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    So did everybody else read it and start saying it like Samuel L. Jackson in Pulp Fiction?? :slight_smile:
     
  21. dc55110

    dc55110 Aspirant (282) Oct 24, 2010 Minnesota
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    Is there any other way to read it?
     
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  22. DaveAnderson

    DaveAnderson Devotee (479) Jan 11, 2011 Minnesota

    I understand that Surly will be following Overrated with their next beer, /thread.
     
  23. copslovebeer

    copslovebeer Initiate (0) Mar 26, 2012 Minnesota
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    Bringing this one to the top. I'm thinking now that abrasive is done for the year we will be seeing this in the next 6 weeks or so. Anyone else heard any news?
     
  24. herman77

    herman77 Meyvn (1,055) Jan 24, 2010 Minnesota
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    This link was on Beerpulse a few days ago: http://instagram.com/p/WjrTCUkNdz/
     
  25. GFG

    GFG Initiate (0) Oct 24, 2012 North Dakota

    So I'd assume late May, early April then.
     
  26. KWMiles

    KWMiles Initiate (0) Oct 23, 2012 Minnesota

    Sounds like a great addition to my summer grilling lineup. Anyone know the hop-profile?
     
  27. copslovebeer

    copslovebeer Initiate (0) Mar 26, 2012 Minnesota
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    Not sure what the turnaround on an ipa is in a commercial brewery, hoping it doesn't take more than a month to be packaged and distroed, but who knows!
     
  28. tgchief

    tgchief Initiate (0) Nov 30, 2010 Iowa

    I need some! Mule!!
     
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  29. minnesotaryan

    minnesotaryan Initiate (0) Dec 27, 2010 Minnesota

    Will mule for tgbc beer
     
  30. tgchief

    tgchief Initiate (0) Nov 30, 2010 Iowa

    Trades a trade! :slight_smile:
     
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  31. Sender

    Sender Initiate (0) Sep 19, 2010 Minnesota

    Would canned on the same day you get it, be fresh enough Overrated?
     
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  32. Seefeldt

    Seefeldt Initiate (48) May 15, 2008 Minnesota

    ditto!
     
  33. MPLSbrewer

    MPLSbrewer Aspirant (202) Dec 7, 2010 Minnesota
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    if its along the line of furious, it is 9 days from start to canned
     
  34. tgchief

    tgchief Initiate (0) Nov 30, 2010 Iowa

    UMMMM....uhhhhhh.....HELL YA! :slight_smile:
     
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  35. Ish1

    Ish1 Devotee (463) Feb 25, 2010 Minnesota
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    I'll be swinging thru on my way to Elkader on Easter weekend to grab a couple TG growlers. If its out, I'll BM you to see if you want me to bring some down.
     
  36. Curt1

    Curt1 Initiate (0) Nov 15, 2010 Minnesota
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    I hope this is available as long as Abrasive has been this time around!
     
  37. BottleCaps80

    BottleCaps80 Zealot (594) Jan 12, 2013 Iowa
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    Anybody know the release date for this yet?
     
  38. minnesotaryan

    minnesotaryan Initiate (0) Dec 27, 2010 Minnesota

    Whenever it is ready
     
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  39. lonewolfcry

    lonewolfcry Zealot (561) Dec 7, 2007 Minnesota
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    You were just waiting for that opening...nice!
     
  40. Ish1

    Ish1 Devotee (463) Feb 25, 2010 Minnesota
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    Surly needs to start collecting a dollar every time some one quotes that....
     
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