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Samuel Adams' Hop-ology seasonal IPA pack

Discussion in 'Beer Releases' started by AutumnBeerLove, Apr 30, 2012.

  1. grandmachine

    grandmachine Member

    Location:
    California
    Do you know of any liquor stores in LA that carry it?
  2. UCLABrewN84

    UCLABrewN84 Member

    Location:
    California
    Total Wine in Northridge has it right now.
  3. place88

    place88 Member

    Location:
    Michigan
    That was very good. If it comes out again I'll get it.
  4. place88

    place88 Member

    Location:
    Michigan
  5. dc4three

    dc4three Member

    Location:
    New Jersey
    im a sam adams fan and i must say this variety pack was pretty dissappointing. i would take the spring thaw variety over the hopology if i had to choose again.
  6. br3wmeister

    br3wmeister Member

    Location:
    Colorado
    Sounds like something fun to try.
  7. Crookdrain

    Crookdrain Member

    Location:
    New York
    Picked up this for the Superbowl at $18 in Brooklyn. Totally disappointed. The Baltic IPA was a drain pour. Latitude is good but everything else is mediocre at best.
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  8. Mauidan

    Mauidan Member

    Location:
    New York
    Can't find it but just bought my son a Spring Thaw 12
  9. MrOH

    MrOH Member

    Location:
    Maryland
    Could be because it was released last summer.
  10. BEERMILER12

    BEERMILER12 Member

    Location:
    Maine
    They just recently released it again...
  11. MrOH

    MrOH Member

    Location:
    Maryland
    Dark Depths or the Hopology twelve pack? If it's the twelve pack, I retract my statement.
  12. BEERMILER12

    BEERMILER12 Member

    Location:
    Maine
    The 12-pack. I picked one up at the end of January simply because I hadn't had the Grumpy Monk. The best before date was June 2013.
  13. M0rtyC

    M0rtyC Member

    Location:
    Massachusetts
    Still have a Latitude 48 Deconstructed aging in cold storage. Will be breaking the seal tomorrow night for a party tasting.
  14. flayedandskinned

    flayedandskinned Member

    Location:
    California


    Lol
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  15. BryanK

    BryanK Member

    Location:
    New York
    Heard the baltic isnt too bad. However considering that Latitude 48 was possibly the most under-hopped trash example of a ipa I can remember trying ever...ill pass
  16. BlindSalimander

    BlindSalimander Member

    Location:
    Texas
    New skid of this at my local Costco for $29 per case. Is it worth trying?

    They still had over a half skid of the Winter mix.
  17. shand

    shand Member

    Location:
    Florida
    I saw these Hopology packs today at Total Wine ... right next to 12 packs of Double Agent.

    It was an easy pick, now I've got a ton of delicious Double Agent to drink!
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  18. MilkManX

    MilkManX Member

    Location:
    Arizona
    Costco in Tucson has them for $23.99 a case. Good stuff.
  19. mwolfe

    mwolfe Member

    Location:
    California
    I know this is an old thread but they have this at costco now. I forget the exact price but it was about $25 for a 24 pack. Great deal. I just had a dark depths IPA, not exactly my favorite IPA but it's pretty good. From what I hear there are several other winners here. Great deal.
  20. MilkManX

    MilkManX Member

    Location:
    Arizona
    I really like this pack. If it was Year round I would buy it a lot. :)
  21. MilkManX

    MilkManX Member

    Location:
    Arizona
    2014 Hopology is out. Saw it at Costco and Total Wine. I might grab one later but right now I have a bit of a surplus of beer...

    Double Agent IPA, Roggen Wolf,Tasman Red,Third Voyage,Grumpy Monk,White Water IPA.

    Roggen Wolf is new. Looks like it replaces the latitude that was in the pack last year.
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  22. Nedster10

    Nedster10 Member

    Location:
    Michigan
    Looking forward to trying this.
  23. JohnCassillo

    JohnCassillo Member

    Location:
    California
    Disappointed they didn't try out some new stuff in there. With Roggen Wolf as the only new option, don't necessarily have the same drive to pick it up as I previously did.
  24. offthelevel_bytheplumb

    offthelevel_bytheplumb Member

    Location:
    Illinois
    Just arrived at the bottle shop I work at, and we're selling it for less than $30! It's safe to say that this will be my next beer purchase.
  25. 5thOhio

    5thOhio Member

    Location:
    South Carolina
    Very nice mix pack case of IPAs for about $1.12 per each at Sam's in these parts. Can't beat that!
  26. Immortale25

    Immortale25 Member

    Location:
    North Carolina
    I really like Double Agent and Whitewater is okay but I'm not generally a Sam Adams fan so I'm worried I might not like the rest of 'em. However, since money's real tight for me right now and, as a result, I recently purchased the new 4-Way IPA variety pack from SN, of which there are only a few left, it seems like purchasing this would be a natural progression. So, if I can find this for under $30, what the hell? Ticker's gotta tick.
  27. MilkManX

    MilkManX Member

    Location:
    Arizona
    Yeah I hear ya on that one but most of these were pretty good. Beats their Seasonal packs by 100 miles!
  28. ONovoMexicano

    ONovoMexicano Member

    Location:
    New Mexico
    Anybody know if this is distributed to every state? I wanna try to find it here in New Mexico. My go-to bottle shop hadn't heard anything about it.
  29. MilkManX

    MilkManX Member

    Location:
    Arizona
    I have only seen it at Costco and Total Wine here in Tucson AZ.
  30. upsbeernut

    upsbeernut Member

    Location:
    Georgia
  31. upsbeernut

    upsbeernut Member

    Location:
    Georgia
    Belgians need to stay out of the variety packs just add another Black IPA
  32. offthelevel_bytheplumb

    offthelevel_bytheplumb Member

    Location:
    Illinois
    Grumpy Monk
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  33. MilkManX

    MilkManX Member

    Location:
    Arizona
    I thought Grumpy Monk was pretty good.
  34. upsbeernut

    upsbeernut Member

    Location:
    Georgia
    The problem is I can't get used to Belgians, I'm actually frustrated because some of the Monks know how to brew and I'm missing out cause of my tastebuds.
  35. CharlieHustleHops

    CharlieHustleHops Member

    Location:
    New Jersey
    It will be coming back out again mid summer
  36. CharlieHustleHops

    CharlieHustleHops Member

    Location:
    New Jersey
    They were the 4 below and the 5th varietal was changed out to Mosiac which will be in this pack

    Hallertau Mittlefrueh(won gold at GABF)
    East kent Goldings
    Zeus
    Simcoe
    Mosaic
  37. BriantheBeerGeek

    BriantheBeerGeek Member

    Location:
    Pennsylvania
    I thought Third Voyage was one of the best things they ever put out!
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  38. VncentLIFE

    VncentLIFE Member

    Location:
    North Carolina
    Honestly, the Zeus was actually really good. My favorite IIRC.
  39. DaltonC

    DaltonC Member

    Location:
    Idaho
    Saw this today in Total Wine...it was at least a 24 pack.. thing was huge...
  40. NorthSteve

    NorthSteve Member

    Location:
    Michigan
    Don't want to rain on anyone's parade but.....Friend brought a 12 pack to my house in February 2013. Six beer drinkers in house and not one beer was a considered even average. Had to pawn most of them off to unsuspecting guests throughout the summer. Finally ridded my refrigerator of them in September. Stopped at a nephews house in March 2014. He had just purchased the twelve pack had a couple, hated them, and offered me the rest. Having a short memory I tried a Third Voyage. Yup it was worse than I remembered. I politely declined his offer to take the rest with me. I have since tried the Rebel IPA as well. My conclusion is Sam Adams has not figured out the IPA world yet. I usually like their brews but with all the good and great IPAS out there I will steer clear of Sam Adams IPAS. Sorry
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