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Best Year Round 6-Pack From Your State

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by anglagard1, Jan 10, 2013.

  1. FosterJM

    FosterJM Champion (890) California Nov 16, 2009 Beer Trader

    FW Pale 31
    Stone Pale Ale
    Stone IPA
    FW Double Jack
    NC Old Raspy

  2. denver10

    denver10 Poobah (1,055) New Mexico Nov 17, 2010

    Colorado --> Odell's IPA.

    I just had my first Left Hand Milk Stout in a good while and was reminded just how much I enjoy that beer, so that would be my honorable mention.
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  3. Agreed. Had to actually think about this. Exit 16 might be the beat year round for NJ
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  4. gillis

    gillis Zealot (95) Massachusetts Jan 14, 2010

    In Massachusetts, I'd have to say Mayflower Porter or Ipswich Nut Brown.
  5. akuyper

    akuyper Aficionado (210) Iowa Jan 29, 2009 Beer Trader

    In Iowa, we don't have many good in-state beers in sixers...yet. Toppling Goliath starts bottling this spring, so therefore it will be my favorite sixer from my state and from any state for that matter. Get on the bandwagon.
  6. I'd say the regular Grey Sail Ale. Stuff is awesome!
  7. C20Percent

    C20Percent Savant (360) Virginia Aug 24, 2011 Beer Trader

    In VA -- toss up for me between: Devils Backbone Kilt Flasher and Port City Porter

    In DC -- DC Brau Public
  8. planbee

    planbee Savant (435) North Carolina May 28, 2009 Beer Trader

    These. I would add Mother Earth Dark Cloud in there to make a nice top 5 for NC as far as this category is concerned.
  9. Heatwave33

    Heatwave33 Advocate (615) Florida Sep 13, 2011 Beer Trader

    Florida= Jai Alai
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  10. hornsup

    hornsup Savant (405) Virginia Nov 29, 2012 Beer Trader

    Virginia- AleWerks Coffeehouse Stout, Port City Porter

    Close- Blue Mountain Full Nelson
  11. ghostly

    ghostly Aficionado (175) New York Mar 7, 2011

    Most from NY would say Ithaca Flower Power, and they wouldn't be wrong. I'll throw in Ommegang Abbey Ale and Brooklyn Pilsner.

    In my home state of Maine, I'd say Geary's HSA and whatever seasonal Peak Organic has out at the moment.
  12. Smurf2055

    Smurf2055 Advocate (505) Washington Nov 12, 2011

    I think Elysian's Night Owl is a pretty darned good sixer
  13. Icarus

    Icarus Savant (270) Minnesota Oct 6, 2012

    Surly Furious is always great year round!

    4 pack pint still counts
  14. whiterabbit

    whiterabbit Savant (315) Ohio Jan 24, 2010

    Ohio - Great Lakes Edmund Fritzgerald comes in a 6'er

    4 pk has to be Fathead's Head Hunter. Incredible brew.............
  15. BigMikelikesbeer

    BigMikelikesbeer Aspirant (25) Jan 10, 2013

    Highland's Oatmeal Porter in NC
  16. papat444

    papat444 Poobah (1,640) Quebec (Canada) Dec 28, 2006 Beer Trader

    4-pack of Peche Mortel
  17. BigMikelikesbeer

    BigMikelikesbeer Aspirant (25) Jan 10, 2013

    Hey Joe, that reminded me the local watering hole has Thursday specials on in state beer. Thanks, dude
  18. zach60614

    zach60614 Savant (410) Illinois May 1, 2012 Beer Trader

    For Chicago, I vote Zombie Dust for best, Revolution Anti-Hero for best value.

    And yes, I know Zombie Dust is $35/case at the brewery. I'm talking at a beer store in the city. I'm not going to make a habit out of driving all the way to Munster every week.
  19. Sazz9

    Sazz9 Savant (455) Texas Jul 6, 2012

    Texas: Deep Ellum IPA, Rahr Ugly Pug Black lager and Storm Cloud IPA
    Tennessee: Yazoo Dos Perros
  20. UHCougar12

    UHCougar12 Advocate (565) Texas Feb 21, 2011 Beer Trader

    Texas- Karbach Wiesse Versa
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  21. holymoly

    holymoly Disciple (50) Virginia Jan 10, 2013

    Blue Mountain Full Nelson Pale Ale pretty much blows everything else in VA out of the water as far as year round beers go.
  22. holymoly

    holymoly Disciple (50) Virginia Jan 10, 2013

    Red's Rye isn't going to be year round anymore, right?
  23. BMMillsy

    BMMillsy Champion (835) Florida Feb 16, 2012 Beer Trader

    Correct. But it was this past year.
  24. I'm in PA, and thought the $9/sixer I recently paid for Gonzo was the best purchase I've made in forever.
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  25. BlakeAM

    BlakeAM Savant (305) Illinois Nov 6, 2011

    Does Three Floyd's count as chicagoland? If so definitely Zombie Dust. Otherwise I'm on board with Anti-Hero and Hopslayer
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  26. BrownAleMale

    BrownAleMale ¡Bad Trader! (655) Wisconsin Dec 14, 2011 ¡Bad Trader! Beer Trader

    Im from Wisco also and I would go with Oso Night train with my Honorable mentions being Central Waters Mudpuppy porter and Sprecher Black Bavarian
  27. gatornation

    gatornation Poobah (1,285) Minnesota Apr 18, 2007 Beer Trader

    Surly Furious
  28. nucmedmario

    nucmedmario Savant (365) Illinois Sep 1, 2010 Beer Trader

    chicago isn't a state. and three floyds is in indiana.
  29. MrRockstar

    MrRockstar Savant (380) Pennsylvania Sep 9, 2006 Beer Trader

    now if CBC would just start bottling Bodhi you'd have one hell of a trifecta

    SPLITGRIN Advocate (635) Kentucky May 13, 2003 Beer Trader

    Here in Ky my current favorite is West 6th IPA.
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  31. SchuStar

    SchuStar Savant (340) Illinois Mar 21, 2011 Beer Trader

    "You dumb bastard..."
  32. zac16125

    zac16125 Poobah (1,025) South Carolina Jan 26, 2010 Beer Trader

    Chiming in from SC with a vote for Westbrook IPA. Fantastic stuff when fresh.
  33. Get some Flower Power!
  34. I gotta go with Flower Power. I'd love to say Brooklyn Black Chocolate Stout because I can usually find it for 10 months or so of the year near me, but I could say the same with ST Choklat as well.
  35. BigStein88

    BigStein88 Advocate (525) New Hampshire Nov 5, 2007 Beer Trader

    Another NH vote for Smuttynose IPA.
  36. i just came in to post exactly the same thing.
  37. kpanter

    kpanter Savant (280) Florida Nov 25, 2012 Beer Trader

    Have you had Jai Alai?
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  38. haruspexvic

    haruspexvic Savant (335) Illinois Aug 23, 2012

    I gotta go with anti hero.. shame that possibly the best year round 6 pack out of Illinois only came out like 4 months ago.
  39. Savearth

    Savearth Savant (370) Michigan Mar 5, 2012 Beer Trader

    Indiana: In the pre-Zombie Dust era, I'd say Gumballhead. Now, ZD.