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Maharaja batch 17

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by SeaOfShells, Jan 18, 2013.

  1. SeaOfShells

    SeaOfShells Savant (350) California Feb 22, 2011

    Has anyone had the most current batch yet? Did this switch to once a year as opposed to twice (as evident by the label which just says 2013 release)?

    And for those who have been following this beer for a few years, how does this batch compare to the pinnacle batch 13 from March 2011?
     
  2. evilc

    evilc Initiate (0) California Jan 27, 2012

    Good but hot right now. I'd hold it for a month.
     
  3. Overlord

    Overlord Advocate (665) California Jun 28, 2007

    Good but fading fast. It's going to be well nigh undrinkable in a month.
     
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  4. Lol

    OP, just buy 2.
    Drink now.
    Drink in a month.
     
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  5. SeaOfShells

    SeaOfShells Savant (350) California Feb 22, 2011

    I plan on it, I was just trying to get a heads up so I could prepare myself for disappointment.
     
  6. Where's the fun in that?
    Just prepare to have beer.
     
  7. johnnieoz

    johnnieoz Savant (305) Texas Feb 11, 2005

    I was prepared to have my gob smacked off...and I'm still in a humulus lupulus induced coma. Same as it ever was - kudos to Avery.
     
  8. Yeah I'd say it's drinking great right now, get it while it's fresh!
     
  9. DenverBeerDrinker

    DenverBeerDrinker Savant (440) Colorado Apr 5, 2012 Verified

    I've drank several already and it's great. I believe it's suppose to be released on a more frequent schedule.
     
  10. Absolut

    Absolut Advocate (535) California Sep 19, 2011 Verified

    love this beer. love it. grabbed 2 this week, when driving all over LA ( unsucessfully) looking for Abyss