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Favorite beers by season

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by Bradystraps, Feb 13, 2013.

  1. Bradystraps

    Bradystraps Aficionado (215) Connecticut Jan 24, 2013 Verified

    What are your favorites brews by season?

    Winter: Ommegang Abbey Ale

    Summer: Duvel

    Holiday (October-December): Ommegang Three Philosophers
    Hooker Octoberfest


    Easiest to just drink a slew of: Trappist Blonde
  2. Bradystraps

    Bradystraps Aficionado (215) Connecticut Jan 24, 2013 Verified

    Yikes. No takers?

  3. Ri0

    Ri0 Poobah (1,120) Wisconsin Jul 1, 2012 Verified

    Winter: Central Waters Peruvian Mountain, Hopslam
    Spring: Ale Asylums Bedlam
    Summer: New Glarus Dancing Man Wheat
    Fall: Founders Harvest Ale
    Year round: Anything that I am eager to try.
  4. DogfishJoe

    DogfishJoe Advocate (505) Ohio Feb 14, 2010 Verified

    Winter: Great Lakes Christmas
    Summer: fatheads head hunter
    Fall: fatheads head hunter
    Spring: fatheads head hunter
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  5. BigStein88

    BigStein88 Advocate (515) New Hampshire Nov 5, 2007 Verified

    IPA, often Smuttynose, all the time...
  6. SteelersX

    SteelersX Advocate (500) New York Jan 30, 2011 Verified

    Spring: Bourbon County
    Summer: Bourbon County
    Fall: Bourbon County
    Winter: Bourbon County
  7. Otis32

    Otis32 Aficionado (165) Minnesota Jan 1, 2011

    Spring: Obsidian Stout or Founders Porter (just seem to get around to stouts and porters around then)
    Summer: Surly Bitter Brewer
    Fall: Founders Harvest
    Winter: Laguintas Sucks -This year (also see Surly Abrasive, Hopslam etc. for stouts & porters waiting in line)
  8. Summer - Weihenstephener Heffeweisen
    Winter - St bernardus Xmas
    Spring - Korbinian
    Fall - Hacker Pschorr Octoberfest
  9. Summer: Fatheads Headhunter/Troegs Sunshine Pils
    Fall: Oktoberfest beers/Headhunter/Zombie Dust if I can get it.....
    Winter: SN Celebration
    Spring: Troegs Nugget Nectar

    Beers for Slamming
    Goin back to the roots: Kilkenny Cream Ale
  10. rdilauro

    rdilauro Savant (375) Connecticut Mar 8, 2010

    Summer - Ballast Point Sculpin
    Fall - Shipyard Pugsley Smashed Pumpkin
    Winter - Oskar Blues Ten Fiddy
    Spring - Sixpoint Resin