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Beer you liked but will never be brewed again.

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by Kanger, Sep 11, 2013.

  1. Most anything by Bert Grant
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  2. GI Rare for me.
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  3. kzoobrew

    kzoobrew Champion (850) Michigan May 8, 2006

    Bells Wheat Love thank you Larry and Laura, glad to cross that one off this list.
    Bells Bourbon Barrel Batch 9000
    Bourbon County Vanilla
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  4. jring626

    jring626 Aficionado (215) Texas Mar 31, 2007

    Avery 11
    Stone 16th Anniversary IPA
  5. sirtomtom

    sirtomtom Savant (260) California Dec 10, 2010

    2011 Sam Adams Infinium
    Young's Oatmeal Stout
    Deschutes Black Butte XXIV
  6. MrDave

    MrDave Advocate (625) California Jan 23, 2013

  7. Stone w00tstout
  8. Odio Equum
  9. wrw5031

    wrw5031 Savant (315) Georgia Dec 21, 2011

    There are some turding out in a cooler in my hometown...

    And I would probably have to go with Avery Twenty... When that beer was fresh it was incredible.
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  10. Stone 09 Vertical Epic
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  11. Stone 15th anny
  12. Jules11788

    Jules11788 Savant (410) California Feb 15, 2011

    King Henry
  13. Jules11788

    Jules11788 Savant (410) California Feb 15, 2011

    SN Tumbler? Because that just got released recently
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    The one in the middle.
  15. And, I loved Ithaca 13th Anniversary.
  16. Try one, and age the rest. I think it would be well worth it.
  17. SeanBond

    SeanBond Savant (435) Illinois Jul 30, 2013

    Beer Hates Astronauts was pretty phenomenal; Half Acre had it for 4 or 5 days before it sold out, and I don't think it's coming back. Which is a shame, because it's like Citra Ninja and Zombie Dust's love-child.

    Also, any New Glarus Thumbprint that isn't made again (I know that's cheating, but you can never tell whether they'll bring a beer back or not).
  18. Anything and everything from the long-gone Heavyweight Brewing formerly of Ocean Twp, NJ. Especially "Old Salty" barleywine. Loved the beers, loved the open houses in the tiny little brewery, good times, good people...just wish I had the will power to hang on to bottles I had cellared long ago.
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  19. NB Red Hoptober

    i dont know if it will never be brewed again but its not this year
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  20. CBS
    Bourbon County Rare
    Bourbon County Vanilla (only because when i had it last month it tasted exactly like a regular bcbs)
  21. oh and of course i forgot to mention Blushing Monk
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  22. drh88

    drh88 Savant (270) Pennsylvania Dec 21, 2005

    Firestone Walker 14th Anniversary.
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  23. Danny1217

    Danny1217 Advocate (660) Florida Jul 15, 2011

    Doesn't De Struise still make this by using Portsmouth's recipe and blending? I know there were plenty of bottles sitting around in shops when I was in Belgium earlier this year.
  24. Alaskan Frontier Ale. Damn.
  25. Alpha Kong. :)
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  26. BorisKarloff

    BorisKarloff Savant (325) Ohio Apr 29, 2013

  27. My taste buds crave one more tiny sip of Perkuno's Hammer!
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  28. Agree 100%

    I still have about 12 year old Drifters in my DBF downstairs. I drink one every so often--some taste like Drifter, some taste like something from DFH.
  29. Pete's Wicked Winter Brew. I believe they stopped making it around 1995. Good as hell to stick a 6 pack in the snow when I was shovelling the driveway in a snow storm.
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  30. FarmHands when it was still called FarmHands.
  31. 33nickadams

    33nickadams Savant (280) Michigan Apr 12, 2010

    Super IPA from New Belgium and Alpine
  32. Cbuk1013

    Cbuk1013 Disciple (65) Michigan Jul 5, 2013

    That's still on the shelf in 2 places I know of

  33. Man I used to dig his IPA & Russian Imp Stout...one of the first examples of RIS I remember seeing
  34. Black Butte XXIII for great justice!
  35. Allagash's Old HLT. I was at the brewery today and asked (an extremely knowledgeable bar tender) and was told it's very unlikely. Unfortunate cause it was awesome...
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  36. Caledonian's MacAndrews Scotch Ale when the original OG was 1080.
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  37. Terrapin8

    Terrapin8 Aficionado (195) Georgia Oct 27, 2008

    I have some Oat laying around... That mint chocolate was definitely tasty
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  38. brian4beer

    brian4beer Savant (380) Indiana Jan 27, 2013

    coming back ;)
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  39. Terrapin8

    Terrapin8 Aficionado (195) Georgia Oct 27, 2008

    Definite fan of blushing monk, they have it on cellar at Porter bar in Atlanta, had one for my bday, good $30 spent
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  40. brian4beer

    brian4beer Savant (380) Indiana Jan 27, 2013

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  41. BoomKentucky

    BoomKentucky Savant (390) Kentucky Mar 22, 2013

    Might get hated on for this but when I first started to get into craft brews around 2001 I had Pyramid pyramid amberwizen. I thought it was pretty tasty back then. Only had one 6 pack of it. I think I got the last 6 pack in KY. Not sure how much I would like it now. I was converting from Amber Bock to craft beers at the time.