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Dogfish Head Announces new year round IPA! Sixty-One.

Discussion in 'Beer Releases' started by flayedandskinned, Jan 29, 2013.

  1. JohnnyHopps

    JohnnyHopps Advocate (590) Indiana Jun 15, 2010

    Sounds a little like Midas Touch with hops.
  2. larryi86

    larryi86 Champion (895) Delaware Apr 4, 2010

    That sounds good, can't wait to try it! Really hope it is one of the two IPAs for A Hop Eclipse Now!
  3. Wish we could get DFH here in Missouri...
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  4. Sounds interesting. I have yet to try a beer/wine hybrid.

  5. It is. The other new one is Rhizing Bines
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  6. I doubt it will be sweet though. Syrah grapes aren't very sweet, unlike Muscat grapes.
  7. This better ship to Cali fresh.
  8. beerborn

    beerborn Savant (345) Georgia Jan 22, 2012

    Looks cool, I'll mess with it, in more ways than one I'm sure
  9. SeaOfShells

    SeaOfShells Savant (350) California Feb 22, 2011

    Mr. Calgione mentioned something about coming up with the idea after pouring red wine directly into a pint of 60 minute. I may give this a whirl, except I hate wine.
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  10. gwdavis

    gwdavis Aficionado (200) Georgia Feb 8, 2012

    It's definitely a departure from a normal brew. I'd like to try this new one from DFH, but noble rot did not blow me away at all.
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  11. waddellc2

    waddellc2 Savant (425) Pennsylvania Aug 23, 2012

    I would rather see a bourbon aged beer out of DFH instead!

  12. Palo Santo scratches that itch for me.
  13. Sounds tasty.
  14. I enjoy DFH and will try anything they put out. That being said, I'm not a wine guy, so I'd be surprised if this grabbed me. We shall see.
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  15. gtermi

    gtermi Champion (750) Texas Apr 21, 2010

    Barrel Aged Bitches Brew please!
  16. thompsojmd

    thompsojmd Disciple (65) Maryland Jul 17, 2009

    This is the first DFH beer in a long time that has excited me. Aside from Rhizing Bines. Probably because these are both IPAs and not some concoction of inedible ingredients. I'll be heading to the brewery to pick up both.
  17. Lare453

    Lare453 Champion (885) Florida Feb 1, 2012

    Bourbon barrel aged wws!
  18. Lare453

    Lare453 Champion (885) Florida Feb 1, 2012

    This beer looks super cool. Can't wait to try it.
  19. LBIsurf

    LBIsurf Initiate (0) New Jersey Mar 17, 2009

    I might have to go down to the brewery for the release of this one. Really want that Bonnie "Prince" Billy record!
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  20. hah good one
  21. abkayak

    abkayak Savant (400) New York Jan 8, 2013

    in Dogfish we trust........basicly
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  23. Im fine with a month old IPA.
  24. waddellc2

    waddellc2 Savant (425) Pennsylvania Aug 23, 2012

    Sure is!
  25. Continuously hopping a beer for 90 minutes was a gimmick once too.
    ufmj, gwdavis, Brew33 and 2 others like this.
  26. MilkManX

    MilkManX Savant (345) Arizona Jul 10, 2012

    I can't wait to try this myself.
  27. Radome

    Radome Advocate (505) California May 24, 2009

    Anything Sam C. does is OK by me. I'd say he's the most original brewer working in the US today, which also makes him the most original in the world. How many times have you found yourself saying, "He put WHAT in the beer?" Yet when you try it, the beer is always amazing and delicious.
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  28. This excites me. I like DFH, but never really go out of my way to buy it. I will buy this though, in a second.
  29. Cubatobaco

    Cubatobaco Advocate (660) Virginia Jan 27, 2013

    I'll drive up there when it releases and give it a go. But will certainly add a few to the collection for posterity. :)
  30. shahn

    shahn Aficionado (150) Maryland Jan 13, 2010

    Strange, it goes straight to year-round?
  31. I had it the other day at the brew pub and it was terrible! I was really excited for a new IPA from DFH but this one more than missed the mark. It was a pink bitter disaster. It was like a bitter sparkling wine with no distinct characteristics. I enjoy both 60 minute and syrah but not together. It is not going to be a “year round” but a not so limited release a few times a year.
  32. I wasn't into this at all at first. Sounds interesting now though. I'll try it. It would be a lot better than trying black crown
  33. MossMan5

    MossMan5 Initiate (15) Feb 3, 2013

  34. Just was at the Dogfish brewpub yesterday, and had the test batch 61. It was pretty awesome.
  35. gwdavis

    gwdavis Aficionado (200) Georgia Feb 8, 2012

    Well fuck
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  36. That was just my opinion. They have been doing some great things at the brew pub but I felt it wasn’t all that hot, but what do I know.
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  37. got to try this baby the past two nights. it is very good, it tastes like midas touch mixed with 60 min. hoppy yet slightly sweet. not anything i'd buy a case of, but its pretty tasty and worth trying!
  38. Hey, it also could've been me having a great time, plus some world wide over espresso beans, old school, bitches brew....etc. I don't know, I'm not saying it's the greatest beer I've had, or even close, I'm just saying that I enjoyed it. I do agree, no way everyone will like it. Let's see how it is when it's released, I guess.