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RATINGS: 114   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.85   IBU: 82   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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To make Surly Wet we took 1,400 lbs of hops picked freshly in oregon and shipped to Minnesota immediately. We brewed this beer three days later. This is a hop forward beer, dry with subdued malt flavors.
2009 vintage: 50% Simcoe, 50% Citra hops
2010 vintage: 50% Simcoe, 50% Citra hops
2011 vintage: 100% Citra hops
2012 vintage: 100% Simcoe hops
2013 vintage: 75% Cascade, 25% Centennial hops


4.4
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BayAreaBeers (85) - Fremont, California, USA - DEC 5, 2011
Pours a great golden yellow, orange color with about 1 1/2 finger head. Smells of FRESHNESS!!!! itís amazing! Super piney with touches of malt. The taste is fresh wet hops. Itís amazing! Itís so crisp and bold hop flavors. Excellent!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jmikolich (1427) - North Ridgeville, Ohio, USA - DEC 5, 2011
16oz can from zipps in MN, this smells wonderful and is a really quick drinker itís great! Floral bouquet and dangerously drinkable

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
seymour (1391) - Maplewood, Missouri, USA - DEC 5, 2011
Sampled from a can at the Saint Louis Ratebeer Gathering into tulip glass. Thanks, Dan! Overall true-to-style aromas and flavors of an strong American IPA but with the added thrill of fresh, green hops. Highly aromatic: vegetal, herbal and fruity. 100% Citra hops, so itís akin to the Mikeller Single Hop series in that you can use it to train your palette to a specific hop profile. Highly carbonated, dry finish. Further proof that great beer can come in a can.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
pushkinwow (1956) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 4, 2011
Can. Orange/copper with an off white head. So definitely different then a regular IPA - hops but more earthy, some caramel, mild citrus. and very smooth - the hops sorta sneak up on you. Low carbonation, medium body, slightly biting but not overwhelming, orange and a bit of candied sugar at the end, not as dry I would normally expect but a very full flavour. Worth trying.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jandd1983 (2470) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - DEC 4, 2011
Sampled at the St. Louis RB gathering. It poured a copper-orange color with a white head. The aroma was of grapefruit and spruce. The flavor was grapefruit and citrus. A very enjoyable IPA.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hirigalzkar (2229) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 4, 2011
Can, thanks to Finol. Pours orange with a creamy white head. Lychee, gooseberries and grass notes in the aroma. Very fresh and green. The taste has also got lychee and gooseberries notes and is well balanced with some grapefruit-like bitterness. Well balanced. Thirst quenching. Stable.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
finol (2098) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 3, 2011
Can, gift from Omar of Surly. Pours clear amber with a slightly yellowish head. Very fresh grassy, citrusy aroma. Great balance for a single hop, hoppy taste of citrus and grape seeds.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
j12601 (6584) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - DEC 1, 2011
Can, which I did not realize immediately was a different rating, since the design is pretty much the same. Pours a fairly clear golden brown with a medium sized white head. Big spicy citrus hops on the nose, wet and earthy, dank and full of pungent pith. Medium bodied, spicy hops, earthy malt. Spicy and full of citrus. Finishes with a long pungent bitterness and more citrus rinds. Very nice, though honestly did not see much of a difference between the two.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nickls (1809) - SE DC, Washington DC, USA - DEC 1, 2011
Can. Pours with a sticky white head with spidery lacing on top of a slightly hazy amber orange. Lots of cattiness in terms of the of the hops, with some caramel, and lemon notes for the aroma. Heavy on the lemon and cat piss hops at first, but smooths on the palate with some malty notes backing it up. Medium body with solid carbonation.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
cbfobes (2270) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - NOV 30, 2011
16oz can shared by DalzAle at the QC tasting, thanks Greg! Pours a clear amber golden with a thin head and spotty lacing, the aroma has a huge amount of citrus and tropical fruit, the flavor has a strong hop front end with an endless amount of tropical fruit, perfect balance of malt and hops, one of the best IPAís I have had in a long time.


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