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What beer that is no longer produced do you wish would be?

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by devlishdamsel, Jan 30, 2013.

  1. BladeRunner

    BladeRunner Savant (305) Illinois Apr 4, 2007 Beer Trader

    Goose Island Imperial IPA and Bourbon County Rare.
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  2. Duck-Rabbit Paul's Day Off. Man, oh man, was that ever good...
  3. Westvleteren Special 6 (Red Cap)
    Mad Brewers Ten20 Commemorative Ale
    Black Damnation I
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  4. smartassboiler

    smartassboiler Champion (810) Illinois Apr 9, 2012 Beer Trader

    I came here to post this. I'm very disappointed I joined the craft beer hunt the year after they stopped making it.
  5. smartassboiler

    smartassboiler Champion (810) Illinois Apr 9, 2012 Beer Trader

    Not sure where you're from, but I highly recommend seeking out New Glarus Belgian Red if you have not tried it yet. It blows Founders Cerise away IMO.

    To that note, I can't say with certainty that both beers are attempting to achieve the same thing.
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  6. Really? Haven't tried it yet but I saw a few cases at one of my local distributors.
  7. JEdmund

    JEdmund Savant (475) Kansas Oct 23, 2006

    Sierra Nevada ESB...never got to try it!
  8. zestd

    zestd Savant (470) Idaho Jan 18, 2013

    Lucky Lager
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  9. mellowmark

    mellowmark Advocate (630) Minnesota Mar 31, 2010 Beer Trader

    Cerise dammit!
  10. Jinx....the only great beer Magic Hat ever put out.
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  11. Another vote for Squall, which I found dramatically better than 90 min. Also, Festina Lente.
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  12. PHBoiler

    PHBoiler Advocate (695) Illinois Jan 14, 2013 Beer Trader

    3 Floyd's Amon Amarth Ragnarok and 3 Floyd's Evil Power. Last time I visited they said there were no plans to brew either anytime soon.
  13. raczkowski

    raczkowski Savant (440) Florida May 16, 2011 Beer Trader

    back a few years ago, i got a 24 pack spring mix pack from sam adams that included the brown ale, scotch ale, black lager, boston lager, and another one...i really enjoyed the scotch ale and brown ale. this was well before my addiction to BA and craft, but id love to see the scotch ale come back from sam adams.
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  14. RichD

    RichD Poobah (1,020) Rhode Island Mar 18, 2012 Beer Trader

    I'll go with

    Sam Adams Hallertau Imperial Pilsner

    I've never had those, but I know that they'd be on my list of favorites.
  15. Domingo

    Domingo Poobah (1,145) Colorado Apr 23, 2005 Subscriber Beer Trader

    Avery Thirteen and Odell Extra Special Red (which supposedly IS coming back at some point).
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  16. acbe

    acbe Savant (320) Texas Jul 23, 2011

    Squall was the first beer I thought of.
  17. Summit's Kolsch and RyePA.
  18. Dirty Beaver Juice Weekend. I think it's better than Melange #3.
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  19. denver10

    denver10 Poobah (1,055) New Mexico Nov 17, 2010

    Odell Saboteur and Funkworks Aurora are the first two that come to mind.
  20. slander

    slander Site Editor (675) New York Nov 5, 2001 Staff Member

    Founders Black Rye
    Smutty Portsmouth Lager
    Rodenbach Alexander
    Post Road (Brooklyn) Snow Shoe Brown Ale
    Kelso Satisfaction
  21. KevSal

    KevSal Advocate (710) California Oct 17, 2010 Beer Trader

    the bruery Partridge in a pear tree!

    not only would it be hilarious to see the value crushed on this one, but i had it with 3 years on it and it was phenomenal! it deserves to be tried by many
  22. Wasn't too crazy about the Pepper Porter, but really enjoyed the others.
  23. jrnyc

    jrnyc Champion (870) New York Mar 21, 2010 Beer Trader

    I don't know if Ruination 10 is considered, but that stuff was awesome, would love to have that again.
  24. heresy22

    heresy22 Savant (465) California Apr 9, 2007 Subscriber

    Stone 10th Anniversary and Ruination Tenth Anniversary.
  25. Ri0

    Ri0 Poobah (1,155) Wisconsin Jul 1, 2012 Beer Trader

    Tyranena Devil Over a Barrel.
  26. Another one off - Stone 15th. I'd be happy if they retired Sublimely Self Righteous and released 15th in 4 packs.
  27. Shakory

    Shakory Aficionado (185) Wisconsin Jan 10, 2013

    bought one of these less than a month ago..maybe it was old
  28. Andygirl

    Andygirl Savant (280) Michigan Jan 3, 2013

    This one goes to 11. It's really just good basic beer, with high abv.
  29. je1129

    je1129 Savant (255) Iowa Feb 22, 2011

    Kate the Great, King Henry, and anything Pete's wicked ass makes.
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  30. Absolut

    Absolut Advocate (665) California Sep 19, 2011

    Firestone 12 - Anniversary Ale
  31. 19etz55

    19etz55 Savant (430) New Jersey Aug 12, 2007

    Wild Goose Spring Wheat Ale. For someone like me who doesn't care much for the wheaties I loved this beer. It also came in what looked like a plain cardboard colored six-pack with lime green lettering.
  32. 19etz55

    19etz55 Savant (430) New Jersey Aug 12, 2007

    They still make Pete's Wicked Ale? It was one of my 1st micro-beer tastings. Good stuff!
  33. Bitterbill

    Bitterbill Poobah (1,420) Wyoming Sep 14, 2002 Beer Trader

    And, they may not find one. I keep checking their website: http://www.brewinvest.com/ but I now have little faith that they can pull it off.:(
  34. Bitterbill

    Bitterbill Poobah (1,420) Wyoming Sep 14, 2002 Beer Trader

    It was good even when General Brewing brewed it.
  35. Bitterbill

    Bitterbill Poobah (1,420) Wyoming Sep 14, 2002 Beer Trader

    Deschutes Pine Mountain Pils. I've said it before in previous retired beer threads and I'll say it one.more.time.
  36. Zima is still sold in Japan.
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  37. AceMaster

    AceMaster Aficionado (195) Iowa Jan 23, 2012

    Where did you find it's all gone in southeast wis
  38. Kate the Great!
  39. Helluva Pils. Damn near forgot about it until this thread.
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