1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

BA Abraxas

Discussion in 'Cellaring / Aging Beer' started by CityofBals, Jan 19, 2013.

  1. CityofBals

    CityofBals Initiate (0) Illinois Sep 12, 2012

    This beer seems remarkably similar to Hunaphu, which makes me think these need to be consumed relatively shortly after they're bottled (depending on how forward you like your flavors to be). What would your opinion be on starting a vertical? Useless? Foolish? Interesting?

    Cheers!
  2. Thorpe429

    Thorpe429 Champion (885) Illinois Aug 18, 2008

    I would say foolish. Just like Hunahpu's, with the ingredients added to this one, it's almost certainly best consumed fresh, unless for whatever reason you've had it and find the flavors to be too strong now and want them to fade a bit. That's, of course, a matter of personal preference.
    CityofBals likes this.
  3. xnicknj

    xnicknj Advocate (730) Pennsylvania May 25, 2009

    Regular Abraxas was absolutely wonderful when it came out so I'm expecting this to be the same. I wouldn't bother aging any of these type of beers if you want to taste the ingredients that make it special in the first place (Hunahpu's, Mexican Cake, etc).
    CityofBals likes this.

Share This Page