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(5) Recently tried Beers that you loved and want more of

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by Herky21, Apr 7, 2013.

  1. Catchy_Name

    Catchy_Name Advocate (520) California Dec 21, 2011 Beer Trader

    Beachwood Tovarish above any others!

    - Kuhnhenn Imperial Creme Brulee Java Stout
    - The Bruery Portola Rossa series
    - Ballast Point Double Sumatra Victory at Sea

    I've always enjoyed quality Coffee beers, but for the last few months, for some reason they're all I crave anymore.
  2. Stevedore

    Stevedore Poobah (1,065) Wisconsin Nov 16, 2012 Beer Trader

    RR Pliny the Elder
    RR Pliny the Elder
    RR Pliny the Elder
    Pipeworks Ninja vs Unicorn
    Surly Bender/Coffee Bender

    One for each time I've had PtE recently!
  3. OUJayhawk1799

    OUJayhawk1799 Advocate (740) Oklahoma Jan 25, 2013 Beer Trader

    no specific order:

    - Heady Topper
    - KBS
    - Anti-Hero
    - Zombie Dust
    - Westy 12

    Honorable mention - Ninjas vs. Unicorns, Palate Wrecker & Knuckle Sandwich
    gueuzedreg likes this.
  4. gueuzedreg

    gueuzedreg Advocate (585) Colorado Jan 18, 2013 Beer Trader

    Bourbon County Brand Stout; I am writing this due to the affordability compared w/variants. I can't get enough. Thought I was a sour/gueuze/lambic guy; turns out BA stouts tickles me timbers
  5. Domingo

    Domingo Poobah (1,145) Colorado Apr 23, 2005 Subscriber Beer Trader

    Just got back from a Ft. Collins/NoCo weekend and had a few items I definitely want more of:
    Ft. Collins Brewing Double Chocolate Coffee stout leads the way. I had no expectations, but it was terrific - maybe the best beer of that sort I've ever had.
    Their "For Whom the Belg Tolls" Belgian ESB (yeah, I know that's odd) was also memorable.
    Grimm Brothers Weihnachtsbier Weizenbock would be next.
    Odell's Hand Built Pale follows that one.
    While not something I tried for the first time, I'm loving TRVE's Stout 0))).
  6. JimTeal

    JimTeal Aficionado (130) Nevada May 29, 2012

    It's very expensive is the only reason I can think of, but it's absolutely an astounding brew.
  7. Jai Alai
    No Place Like Home
    Drie Fonteinen Oude Gueze
    Kriek Mariage Parfait

    Bonus points to West Sixth's Snakes in a Barrel - So Good
  8. JimTeal

    JimTeal Aficionado (130) Nevada May 29, 2012

    I couldn't agree with you more, I recently tried an Anniversary Barley Wine Ale from Unitas. My reaction was not good, but this is a respected beer, so why was it not for me? An experienced beer taster would understand that I don't understand the beer, it is not a mediocre beer it is fine and tasty, but because I don't like this particular brew doesn't deserve a negative review. So many members of the BA reviewer group develop a snotty attitude that every brew should cower to their taste. Forget that, take chances and admit that some tastes are quite different. A crappy beer is still crappy, but if you don't understand, keep it to yourself, or just go technical without the editorial.
  9. shredder83

    shredder83 Advocate (520) Illinois Feb 21, 2013 Beer Trader

    Permanent funeral
    Bells expedition stout
  10. dgstrat

    dgstrat Aficionado (175) New York Mar 18, 2013 Beer Trader

    My local watering hole just had a Founders night so ..........

    Founders Backwoods Bastard
    Founders KBS
    Founders Centenial IPA

    Goose Island Imperial IPA
    Newcastle Winter IPA
    Ommegang Three Philosophers
  11. njhopspop

    njhopspop Savant (345) New Jersey Oct 17, 2010

    Maine Lunch
    Maine Peeper
    Maine King Titus
    FSW Double Jack
    Belhaven Scottish Stout
    Flying Dog Cujo
    New Holland Dragon's Milk
    Terrapin W&B
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  12. Herky21

    Herky21 Advocate (730) Iowa Aug 7, 2011 Beer Trader

    Yep, I am forever scarred. Also, I have not tried one of those 5 beers.
  13. Herky21

    Herky21 Advocate (730) Iowa Aug 7, 2011 Beer Trader

    Whenever I see GI i think GI track. Somewhat less appealing than Goose Island. I do love the Pepe Nero though! I'll have to check out the Madame Rose
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