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What is your wife's or significant others favorite beer?

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by geneseohawk, Jan 5, 2013.

  1. ant880

    ant880 Advocate (655) New York Nov 7, 2010

    Wifey loves her Westmalle Tripel and Don de Dieu
  2. MarcatGSB

    MarcatGSB Advocate (670) Michigan Jan 8, 2011

    Just had one, seems to be holding up fine... They're actually for the Fitz, so I'm gonna sell em this summer.
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  3. When I bring home Alpine Nelson or NB La Terrior it's a pantie droppin' moment.
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  4. SanFranJake

    SanFranJake Poobah (1,005) California Nov 2, 2012 Beer Trader

    My wife doesn't drink much beer (despite being born and raised in Chico, hime of SNBC) but she loved Abyss when I opened my first bottle. She also Narwhal and Old Rasputin, so I guess she's a stout chick.
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  5. A46er

    A46er Aficionado (145) New York Mar 3, 2008

    Southern Tier Raspberry Wheat. They stopped brewing it and we are down to our last six
  6. Milk Stouts, Lambics (especially with fruit), Gruits, and anything Pumpkin, though honestly my girl will try anything...
  7. sandbergandy

    sandbergandy Zealot (85) Minnesota Nov 21, 2012

    My wife's all time favorite was This One Goes to Eleven

    For more available stuff, Abrasive
  8. dannon71

    dannon71 Aficionado (235) Florida Jun 19, 2005

    Chimay Grande Reserve. Being my all time favorite, I spent years trying to get her to even take a sip without making a face. She absolutely hated it. Be careful what you wish for. I haven't had a 750ml to myself since the light switch went on a few years ago. ;(
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  9. My wife says Ithaca flower power
  10. michaeljstraub

    michaeljstraub Savant (405) Georgia Oct 6, 2012 Beer Trader

    IPAs for days. 2 Hearted tops the list. We moved to Atlanta before distribution and it was a big deal when Bells started popping up in stores
  11. CurtFromHershey

    CurtFromHershey Advocate (590) Minnesota Oct 4, 2012 Beer Trader

    My wife mostly drinks wines and mixed drinks. She'll drink a leinies Berry Weiss occasionally, but "angry orchard" cider is typically the closest to beer she'll get. Oddly enough, she didn't mind a victory v12 which I did not care for.
  12. My GF likes pliny the elder.
    Got her a few bottles for her bday.
  13. codysjb

    codysjb Savant (470) Prince Edward Island (Canada) Jun 16, 2010 Beer Trader

    So far she loves Pliny the elder the best
  14. ThatCracker

    ThatCracker Savant (405) Virginia Nov 20, 2012 Beer Trader

    Boxed wine. She teaches so half the time she doesn't bother with a glass....
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  15. She likes lots of stuff, but not really anything too strong. She doesn't care for IPA's really, but will drink em. Honestly she tries a lot with me but she likes her beer with more malt than hop.
  16. My wife doesn't drink at all. We both had our fair share of crappy vodka or a few years and she decided it was better to cut it out completely. She does love her "no-mosa's" though! Sparkling grape mixed with some oj.... Saves us money and keeps my beer safe haha.
  17. Vonstein15

    Vonstein15 Savant (330) Ohio Jan 15, 2010

    Mich Ultra and it must be ice, ice cold
  18. LiquidCourage

    LiquidCourage Savant (435) Rhode Island Nov 1, 2012 Beer Trader

    Luckily, she hates beer. I don't have to worry about bottle disappearing from my cellar.
  19. fvernon

    fvernon Savant (400) Wisconsin Mar 1, 2010

    she's partial to gumballhead
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  20. SABERG

    SABERG Champion (935) Massachusetts Sep 16, 2007 Subscriber

    Wide palate,
    from Berkshire coffeehouse porter to CBC sours and curious to sample most in between.
    Love that girl!
  21. oldedog

    oldedog Savant (310) Connecticut Oct 23, 2012

    my girl likes everything expensive and or something i cant in my state and or seasonals i.e. (bcbs tartofdarkness backwoods bastard) nothing easy lol cheers
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  22. mattafett

    mattafett Savant (485) Iowa Mar 9, 2009

    My wife also loves BCBS. In particular Rare. Fortunately I still have one.
  23. BierStein711

    BierStein711 Savant (270) Illinois Oct 12, 2011

    Lambics and Weissbiers!
  24. FosterJM

    FosterJM Champion (890) California Nov 16, 2009 Beer Trader

    Does a vodka/redbull count? She hates beer!

  25. followerofmen

    followerofmen Aficionado (205) Massachusetts Sep 9, 2012 Subscriber Beer Trader

    She loves brown ales, and Peak Organic specifically. No sweat buying $9 6-packs to get into her good graces.
  26. OneDropSoup

    OneDropSoup Champion (780) Pennsylvania Dec 9, 2008 Subscriber

    Mackeson XXX Stout. Very bummed that it's not distributed to the US any more.
  27. SilentUproar

    SilentUproar Zealot (75) Florida Oct 27, 2012

    Cigar city Jai Lai and Ten fidy
  28. MetalMountainMastiff

    MetalMountainMastiff Savant (440) California Oct 1, 2012 Beer Trader

    pabst or 4 loko o_O
    My cousin was helping me today at work, and mentioned how he and his wife were headed to RR next week for some Pliny because "it's her favorite".. I'm yet to meet in person a lady like that.
  29. ncaudle

    ncaudle Advocate (700) Virginia May 28, 2010 Beer Trader

    Upland Gilgamesh
    Founders Breakfast Stout
    Southampton Double White
  30. njhopspop

    njhopspop Savant (345) New Jersey Oct 17, 2010

    My wife is a stout fan which suits me just fine. Her favorites are Southern Tier Choklat and Samuel Smith's Organic Chocolate.
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  31. BrownAleMale

    BrownAleMale ¡Bad Trader! (655) Wisconsin Dec 14, 2011 ¡Bad Trader! Beer Trader

    She likes Stouts, Porters and Scotch ales just like me. In fact we even like the same macros with PBR and Berryweiss. Her favorite is Sam Smith Oatmeal stout.
  32. RandyKemka

    RandyKemka Savant (310) New York Dec 13, 2011

    My wife loves Kona's Wailua Wheat. That and bitching about all the beer I like...
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  33. jroberge1981

    jroberge1981 Savant (285) North Carolina Apr 4, 2009 Beer Trader

    Stouts, especially barrel aged ones. Event Horizon is her absolute favorite beer. She also enjoys most non-sour Belgians.
  34. DangerDawg

    DangerDawg Savant (455) Ohio Dec 8, 2008 Beer Trader

    Zombie Dust and White Rajah
  35. 2beerdogs

    2beerdogs Poobah (1,090) California Jan 31, 2005 Subscriber Beer Trader

    TAPS Irish Red earns me megapoints with the wife. Taps is a restaurant/brewery in Brea, Calif. Their Remy BA Imp Stout is Xcellent too. As a standby, I need to have Alaskan Amber handy for her.;)
  36. tamalera

    tamalera Initiate (20) Jan 6, 2013

    I'm a wife! I love stouts and sours. Currently loving Southern Tier's Choklat. Hubs loves SNPA.
  37. 2beerdogs

    2beerdogs Poobah (1,090) California Jan 31, 2005 Subscriber Beer Trader

    But she loves the ocassional Balack Tuesday, Chocolate Rain, and even Pt5 has made her go oohh.
  38. jbck109

    jbck109 Savant (410) Michigan May 30, 2010 Beer Trader

    Gotta drink it sometime, why not with the wife.
  39. vickersspitfire

    vickersspitfire Advocate (550) Texas Dec 11, 2006 Subscriber

    My gal lavoes Delirium Tremens
  40. GallowsThief

    GallowsThief Savant (450) Florida Aug 3, 2010 Beer Trader

    Luckily for me her favorite is Jai Alai. Life is good.