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Very Metal

Discussion in 'Breweriana' started by AdemT, Dec 12, 2012.

  1. AdemT

    AdemT Aficionado (140) Washington Oct 18, 2008

    I collect metal-inspired beer names like some people collect beer labels. Stuff like Sleigh'r, Maiden the Shade, Mean Manalishi, Highway to Ale, etc. Anyone else got any favorites?
  2. I have not seen anything metal inspired yet in my area, and I would be the first to collect such. I have been into death metal for 17 years and no plans on stopping!
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  3. kmello69

    kmello69 Advocate (505) Texas Nov 27, 2011

    Jester King (Austin, TX) has 2 beers:

    Black Metal

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    and Thrash Metal

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  4. I would gladly pay someone 50 dollars JUST for this label on the beer alone!
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  5. jimmy666

    jimmy666 Aficionado (230) Maryland Jun 20, 2010

    Clutch from New Belgium.
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  6. kmello69

    kmello69 Advocate (505) Texas Nov 27, 2011

    I'll see if I can get 1 off of one of my bottles for ya
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  7. don't forget three floyds' amon amarth and rye'd da lightning.

    i'm hoping someone comes out with a sunn 0))) inspired label, or wolves in the throne room, or ufomammut, or wintersun.

    i'd settle for (shudder) dream theater. maybe as a milk stout? cream theater? perhaps that one needs a second draft.
  8. Not sure if it's been mentioned yet but both Motorhead and Kiss have beers brewed and distributed in Sweden. Yes, I know Kiss is far from metal
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  9. SFACRKnight

    SFACRKnight Advocate (595) Colorado Jan 20, 2012

  10. Great thread! I am sure that I am exaggerating in wanting such a thing. Sadly there was a Dogfish Head Death Metal but only release as draft and not into bottle.
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  11. Stout O)))
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  12. Mastadon has a beer out too. Haven't tried it yet but it's a Munich Helles I believe.
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  13. UHCougar12

    UHCougar12 Savant (465) Texas Feb 21, 2011

    Can't leave out Jester King Funk Metal
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  14. ... on a side note you might like the most recent addition to my collection. This crown is from Italy.[​IMG]
  15. Axic10

    Axic10 Savant (425) New Jersey Mar 15, 2008

    The original Death Metal was a contest winning beer that one of my friend's made. He helped DFH brew the version that was available at Rehoboth. The original was way better than the one that gets rated on here from DFH IMO.
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  17. lurchingbeast

    lurchingbeast Initiate (0) Illinois Feb 19, 2009

  18. Lutter

    Lutter Advocate (650) Texas Jun 30, 2010

    For $50....Shit, I'll go out and buy 4 bottles for that money and send you the labels. Original Recipe or Farmhouse? :D :D :D :D

    Someone mentioned Jester King Funk Metal earlier:

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    Motorhead also makes a beer:
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  19. njhopspop

    njhopspop Savant (335) New Jersey Oct 17, 2010

  20. rye'da tiger too, from Dio's Holy Diver. A magnificent beer and song.
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  21. You said 'metal' so does Iron City count? :D
  22. I think Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye and Narwhal have some metal-like artwork.
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  23. AdemT

    AdemT Aficionado (140) Washington Oct 18, 2008

    Love that. Very cool.
  24. HA! I was thinking of you too! But in the day when I had a car I would have maybe tried to make it to Texas just for this! Though I have been to Texas many times in years ago...
  25. I saw Motorhead and Megadeth at the Susquehanna Bank Center and DAMN were Motorhead loud EVEN for me!
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  26. There's a Sepultura beer too:
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  27. AdemT

    AdemT Aficionado (140) Washington Oct 18, 2008

  28. Who makes that?
  29. megadethjohn

    megadethjohn Aspirant (45) Illinois Jun 15, 2011

    Sepultura beer? That's awesome. Schizophrenia FTW.
  30. cosmicevan

    cosmicevan Champion (790) New York Dec 13, 2009

    Voodoo did trapped under eisbock.

    Kid Rock (not really metal, but maybe a little bit) makes a macro-ish beer that is only available in detroit.

    Also, not metal inspired, but all the darkness bottles are pretty metal.
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  31. A Brazilian brewery, not sure if it is sold elsewhere.
  32. AdemT

    AdemT Aficionado (140) Washington Oct 18, 2008

  33. gpawned

    gpawned Initiate (0) Illinois Jun 5, 2012

    I've got 3 bottles of Surly Syx lined up on my shelf in tribute to The Number of the Beast.
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  34. mhenson42

    mhenson42 Advocate (550) Texas Nov 20, 2011

    I was at Jester King yesterday. They had T-Shirts with the Black Metal and Funk Metal logos on them available for sale.

    You can order them on-line....

    http://shop.jesterkingbrewery.com/
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  35. [​IMG]
    They do, it's as delicious as their music.
    (Beer on the left, "The Hunter" album cover on the right)
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  36. While we're at it, what exactly is the correlation with metal and craft beer? I've noticed it a lot around here and with breweries, not to mention I love craft beer and I also love really heavy metal. Is it just one of those things?

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