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Beer you liked but will never be brewed again.

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

  1. shawnp

    shawnp Advocate (515) Minnesota Jan 15, 2010 Verified

    Bourbon County Vanilla and Surly 4.
     
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  2. jucifer1818

    jucifer1818 Savant (420) Florida May 15, 2011

    They are still around, but sadly they wont be soon enough.

    Its a shame. It was probably the best quality-for-price Barleywine on the market.
     
  3. Sam Adams Winter Lager. The way it used to taste.
     
  4. DrStiffington

    DrStiffington Champion (840) New Jersey Oct 27, 2010 Verified Subscriber

    Just had one last night. Tasted good.
     
  5. carlitos92

    carlitos92 Savant (375) Texas Jul 12, 2012 Verified

    ^That.

    I consider myself pretty lucky to have had access to the original Celis White in grocery stores 20 years ago. God, that was good stuff.
     
  6. RKPStogie

    RKPStogie Savant (270) Minnesota Nov 4, 2011 Verified

    This!!!
     
  7. herrburgess

    herrburgess Champion (925) South Carolina Nov 4, 2009 Verified

    One more vote for Rodenbach Alexander.
     
  8. vermont

    vermont Initiate (0) Vermont Sep 10, 2013

    Vinegar with a spoonful of sugar. I vote phenomenology of flora.
     
  9. johnnnniee

    johnnnniee Champion (760) New Hampshire Feb 28, 2007 Verified

    Has anyone said Ithaca Brute yet?
     
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  10. vermont

    vermont Initiate (0) Vermont Sep 10, 2013

    Fabulous beer.
     
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  11. WHAT?! Where?!
     
  12. WHERE?! I want more haha
     
  13. Bud Light Golden Wheat. I generally am not a big fan of the big three brewers (well, two now), but I did find this beer interesting. Definitely better than anything else offered by Budweiser. It was very drinkable, and had good flavor, and was quite inexpensive.

    If bile-tasting Bud Light lime is still around, why was Golden Wheat discontinued??
     
  14. Sierra Nevada Glissade
     
  15. ThirstyFace

    ThirstyFace Initiate (0) New York Jan 11, 2013

    Beverage Barn in Garden City Park. Thrifty Beverage in Bellerose. County Wide Beverage in Valley Stream to name 3
     
  16. misterhilleke

    misterhilleke Zealot (90) Tennessee Sep 12, 2010

    I paid $13 for my bottle and for a beer like that, I'd do it again!
     
  17. misterhilleke

    misterhilleke Zealot (90) Tennessee Sep 12, 2010

    I would assume so, but it can't hurt to ask if you're ever down there. I was so stoked by their beer list I didn't even think to ask if I could take some home with me. Any other Georgians know if this is a thing?
     
  18. Hendrick24

    Hendrick24 Champion (870) Wisconsin Sep 6, 2013 Verified

    Pretty much all of the NG Thumbprint beers. I'm glad I stocked up on Wild Sour, I just love that beer!
     
  19. Excellent! Thanks!
     
  20. ThirstyFace

    ThirstyFace Initiate (0) New York Jan 11, 2013

    The former (BB), do not call and ask "how many" they have. Just ask if they have "any left". The guy hates hoarding and would rather lose money.
     
  21. spicoli00

    spicoli00 Champion (770) Indiana Jul 6, 2005

  22. Domingo

    Domingo Poobah (1,085) Colorado Apr 23, 2005 Verified Subscriber

    At this point I'm left to assume Avery 13 will never be brewed again. It's been 7 years and they haven't revisited the other anniversary beers either.
    Another one I'm certain will never return is Pete's Wicked Maple Porter.
     
  23. Pretty things Sisyphus
     
  24. Everendless

    Everendless Initiate (5) Oct 2, 2013

    I recently found out an awesome homebrew company called Neilhouse Brewery from Columbus Ohio shut down. I found a 6 pack of their Cranberry cider in a local shop. I then looked up information on it and found no place that still has any. I was wondering if I have a gem on my hands. A customer I had come in said he's seen this same 6 pack go for $120 plus dollars to Columbus local that loved cider.
     
  25. misterid

    misterid Savant (270) Wisconsin Apr 3, 2009

  26. SFACRKnight

    SFACRKnight Advocate (615) Colorado Jan 20, 2012

  27. TheNightwatchman

    TheNightwatchman Advocate (720) Pennsylvania Mar 28, 2009 Verified

    Saison Du BUFF

    I only had a chance to try the Victory version, and I really loved it.


    I suppose there's a chance they (Victory) could brew it again, but as of now I don't believe there are any plans to do so.

    I'm also not sure if Stone is still brewing it at all (I've never seen it here either way), but I don't believe DFH is.
     
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  28. ScottO

    ScottO Savant (335) California Mar 4, 2012 Verified

    Leon.
     
  29. fuhkyou

    fuhkyou Savant (280) Idaho Feb 20, 2013

    The ORIGINAL Black Star golden lager. It's what got me interested in beer back in approx 1995.
     
  30. Jake1605

    Jake1605 Initiate (0) Missouri Nov 24, 2009

    Boulevard 21st Anniversary
     
  31. Burferd

    Burferd Zealot (80) Illinois Aug 26, 2013

    DOS OSOS collaboration between Revolution and Firestone Walker. Brewed earlier this year. Not sure if it will reappear next year or ever again.
     
  32. Dupage25

    Dupage25 Savant (375) Antarctica Jul 4, 2013

    Alvinne Cuvee D'Erpigny
    Boulevard Seeyoulater
    Goose Island King Henry, batch 2 (bottled version)
    Goose Island Fleur
    Goose Island Pere Jacques (pre-2009 recipe)
    New Belgium Tart Lychee
    Sierra Nevada XXX Jack and Ken's Black Barleywine
    Stone Old Guardian Oak-Smoked Wheatwine (2013 odd year release) (and yes, 1/5 wheat = it's a wheatwine)
    Traquair 2020
     
  33. JrGtr

    JrGtr Savant (425) Massachusetts Apr 13, 2006

    Ommegang Zuur.
     
  34. BKnarr

    BKnarr Savant (330) Florida Sep 5, 2012 Verified

    I'm also going to have to go with CCB Moat Water on this one. It's the only beer that I ever called around and chased over multiple counties and multiple weeks. Ended up with 14 bottles in all and drank all but one myself or with friends. I only traded one and wish I hadn't.
     
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  35. Lazy Magnolia Par 3
     
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  36. scraff

    scraff Savant (265) Maryland Apr 18, 2003

    Midnight Sun M! Loved sharing that one bottle I had. Amazing beer! Never see it again I'm sure. Though had I been smart, I would have cashed in on eBay and used some of the funds to help try and re-brew a clone. So since that didn't happen, maybe Midnight Sun wants to brew it again? Call it "M Squared". C'mon! You guys know you want do it again right!? :)
     
  37. WelshBrewer

    WelshBrewer Savant (330) Oregon Mar 17, 2013 Verified

    Deschutes "Date Night Imperial Porter"
    Not sure they wont brew it again, but its been a few years.
     
  38. beerluvr

    beerluvr Advocate (630) Ontario (Canada) Jan 2, 2001 Verified

    Firestone Walker's 15th Anniversary Ale...possibly the best beer I have ever had.
     
  39. Duffmanohyeah02

    Duffmanohyeah02 Savant (275) Missouri Nov 1, 2011 Verified

    Side Project Origin. That stuff is TASTY, however, accourding to the label it will never be brewed again
     
  40. BrewSTL

    BrewSTL Savant (285) Missouri Mar 14, 2013

    Agreed, that was fantastic!