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Just fell in love with a one and done.

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by SawDog505, Jan 2, 2013.

  1. I recognized your sarcasm and raised you.
    No worry bro.

    I would drink the shit out of King Henry though, given the chance.
  2. jRocco2021

    jRocco2021 Savant (460) Wisconsin Mar 13, 2010 Beer Trader

    Well I have been working on a trade to get one from a friend of mine. Got anything you wanna trade? I could BM you if/when I get it.
    fujindemon74 likes this.
  3. loafinaround

    loafinaround Savant (415) New York Jul 16, 2011

    I miss weasel poop! (mikeller beer geek breakfast-weasel edition)
  4. I have nothing in the King Henry/whale category to trade.
    I have stuff to trade, just no whales.
  5. morimech

    morimech Champion (820) Minnesota Nov 6, 2006

    Both have been mentioned. Surly Four tops the list. The only beer Surly has topped this with was the '07 Darkness which there are probably less than 50 bottles left in existance and most likely past their peak. Four was also the last Surly limited release that was somewhat widely available and around for a few months.

    My other is Schell's Burton Ale. The best $9 6-pack ever to come out of this state.
  6. Nectar

    Nectar Savant (310) New Jersey Jan 17, 2013

    No matter what it is, I tend to love it on the basis that ill likely never have it again.

    Kind of like women I pick up at a bar... le sigh. 20 somethings problems.
    waddellc2 likes this.
  7. jRocco2021

    jRocco2021 Savant (460) Wisconsin Mar 13, 2010 Beer Trader

    Most BA's seem to use KH more like a crowbar in a trade than anything else and those people are dicks. To me it's only as valuable as what it cost me and what lengths it took to get it. So trading my friend for a beer he got from the liquor store he works at doesn't really rank high on the list difficulty. "Whales" would not be necessary but this is hypothetical anyways lol I'll BM you if I get it and you can make me an offer. There are plenty of beers available in PA I could never get so I wouldn't worry about being able to work out a trade.
    fujindemon74 likes this.
  8. Brooklyn's Cookie Jar Porter immediately comes to mind, but at the expense of forming a tear in my eye.

    I liken my experience to falling in love at first sight and bringing them home with you for the night... only to wake up alone the next morning. Man, I miss that freaking beer on these cold winter nights.
    ShogoKawada likes this.
  9. jmaharaj

    jmaharaj Aficionado (145) Maryland Jul 16, 2012

    Its on tap at Max's in Baltimore. Still Delicious.
  10. You really should drink those before they fall off.
  11. bostonlogga

    bostonlogga Zealot (85) Washington Jan 13, 2013

    Alpine & new Belgium super ipa
  12. AndrewUVM

    AndrewUVM Aficionado (140) Connecticut Nov 21, 2012 Beer Trader

    The Bruery - Orchard White
  13. Hopstout

    Hopstout Savant (380) Minnesota Dec 15, 2011

    Ruination 10th Anniversary

    Bell's This One Goes to 11

    Summit Silver Anniversary Ale
    gtermi likes this.
  14. diamondc

    diamondc Savant (350) Texas May 30, 2006

    Shiner Smokehaus, damnit
  15. Thirstygoat

    Thirstygoat Advocate (720) Illinois Nov 22, 2012 Beer Trader

    Dark Horse Three Guys Off the Scale Barleywine
    cestlavie likes this.
  16. SawDog505

    SawDog505 Poobah (1,045) New Hampshire Apr 9, 2010 Beer Trader

    A little over a year ago I spent $10.99 on Durty when it was a short batch. My dream happened, Smuttynose brought it back and even better you can purchase a twelve pack for as little as $13.99. I also noticed someone mentioned Ruinten and Stone wisely brought that back. Any one else have a great beer come back, that they feared wouldn't?
    VelvetExtract likes this.
  17. nc41

    nc41 Champion (855) North Carolina Sep 25, 2008 Beer Trader

    Old Hickory Blendiculous 2 is a double hopped India Brown, done in Balcone Whiskey barrels. Check it out if you get a chance, only 1200 bottles released.
    ncstateplaya likes this.
  18. Buzzardsuds

    Buzzardsuds Initiate (0) Ohio May 27, 2013

    Hell yeah!
    c64person likes this.
  19. Herky21

    Herky21 Advocate (730) Iowa Aug 7, 2011 Beer Trader

    "only" 4 left??? You are not allowed to use a frowny face. I only have 0.

    I'd agree with King Henry and for a newer beer I'd add Anicca - and if they do bring it back I hope the change the font to appear less offensive.

    The C's look like G's.
  20. joeebbs

    joeebbs Savant (360) Pennsylvania Apr 29, 2009

    Philadelphia Brewing Co Pharmhouse Arrest. I just happened to be buying a growler for a friend's birthday and it was on tap. Loved it and I emailed them if they would make it again and they said haven't decided if they were going to brew it again. That was 2011.

  21. pimpinmidget

    pimpinmidget Advocate (545) North Carolina Mar 20, 2012 Beer Trader

  22. aasher

    aasher Poobah (1,270) Indiana Jan 27, 2010 Beer Trader

    Well now I only have one left but Bourbon County Barleywine makes everything ok and it looks like they should be doing that one every year.
  23. dzyneguru

    dzyneguru Savant (415) Minnesota Jan 15, 2010 Beer Trader

    Only Four?!? I had to give up my left nut for the one I have. On an unrelated note, ISO: one left nut
  24. paulys55

    paulys55 Advocate (735) Pennsylvania Aug 2, 2010 Beer Trader

    I was waiting for you to reply to this thread with "Cool Colt", lol.
  25. Ljudsignal

    Ljudsignal Savant (365) Massachusetts Jul 19, 2013 Beer Trader

    Dug one up while sorting through stuff in the cellar of my store. Drinking mighty fine at three-and-change years in.

    Also, Night Shift Art #12. Damn, that stuff was good.
    Providence likes this.
  26. Ballast Point Homework Series #2 - Belgian DIPA.
  27. I tend to look for lowish-abv brews because I'm usually more inclined to quaff than to sip, yet somehow this week I picked up six- or four-packs of Smuttynose Durty, Firestone Walker Double Jack, and Founders Imperial Stout. I've got a lot of one-and-doneing to do.
  28. Bell's This One Goes to 11 Imperial Red Ale
    riotinmyskull likes this.
  29. Jirin

    Jirin Savant (440) Massachusetts Apr 28, 2013

    Uinta Sea Legs Baltic Porter
  30. DaltonC

    DaltonC Savant (370) Idaho Oct 10, 2013 Beer Trader

    You can get this at their brewery in San Diego, they re-brew it every year, now for a new, mass-distributed release I could see them doing a 15th anniversary in 3 years or or a 20th anniversary in 8 years.
    jnoble likes this.
  31. Jack's Abby ABCS

    Maine Beer Co. Collaboration Time with Lawson's
  32. Greywulfken

    Greywulfken Poobah (1,135) New York Aug 25, 2010 Subscriber Beer Trader

    A heart-breaking duo to encounter, fall in love with, and then never see again...
    Bramble Rye and King Henry (Big John was like the third wheel - lol)
    franklinn and josephwa like this.
  33. josephwa

    josephwa Advocate (680) Minnesota Jun 4, 2012 Beer Trader


    Please make it a regular release Founders!
    bilhelm likes this.
  34. SeanBond

    SeanBond Advocate (565) Illinois Jul 30, 2013 Beer Trader

    Proprietor's Coconut and Beer Hates Astronauts are the two for me. Yeah I've still got a little Proprietor's left, but I don't wanna drink it, because I know it's almost the end...

    Beer hates astronauts is like the awesome lovechild of Zombie Dust and Citra Ninja.
  35. Loganyoung

    Loganyoung Savant (290) Georgia Jul 16, 2011 Beer Trader

    That isn't brunch?

  36. Completely agree, RuinTen is not nearly the beer as the 10th Anniversary, regardless of whether they claim the recipe was the same.
    Hopstout likes this.
  37. coldy

    coldy Savant (275) Delaware Sep 16, 2010

    I love me some vintage sam adams triple bock. Dont know if they will conitnue to make it at so epoint. Great to sip in the winter
  38. Immortale25

    Immortale25 Champion (875) North Carolina May 13, 2011 Beer Trader

    Cigar City Tiramisu Stout
  39. jrman1386

    jrman1386 Savant (290) Illinois Oct 22, 2011 Beer Trader

    Three Floyds/Half Acre Colab Anica.
    Christopper, jcos and Dan_Bowman like this.
  40. garfscores

    garfscores Savant (310) Connecticut Dec 1, 2012 Beer Trader

    Stone Espresso RIS. Just had my last one. So easy to drink and cheap.
    dianimal and jakecattleco like this.