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Your favorite "cheap quick buzz" beers

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by Derranged, Feb 27, 2012.

  1. Swim424

    Swim424 Savant (320) Florida Apr 29, 2011

    I think it is better than all the lighter versions of all those beers. But in comparision to the hopslam I am currently drinking it is Godawful. Playa de la Cruz is the worst beer I have ever tried.
  2. A bomber of racer x double IPA. Only $6 at wegmans
  3. I could get a bomber of hop stoopid for less than that

    i think people are missing the point of this thread; it's what cheap beers do you buy to get buzzed off, not "what craft beer do you ordinarily like to get buzzed off?" lol :p
  4. rogue dead guy ale
  5. KillerBrews

    KillerBrews Aspirant (35) Texas Feb 3, 2013

    convict hill oatmeal stout by independence. at 9% and 6.50 a 4 pack here, it makes for a great night. couple that with southern star pine belt pale ale also at 6.50? add the cost of smokes in, im lookin at 20 bucks, some netflix and a hell of a time.
  6. mcrago

    mcrago Savant (405) Indiana Oct 6, 2012

    ...but sometimes I end there.
  7. I saw this today for $1.99. They must be having a hobo sale.
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  8. fredmugs

    fredmugs Poobah (1,270) Indiana Aug 11, 2012 Beer Trader

    A cheap buzz for me is an intense 60 minutes cardio workout followed by basically anything I drink.
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  9. shawnohall

    shawnohall Savant (355) Texas Nov 8, 2009

    ...unless it's a craft beer that's cheap.
  10. Keystone Light mixed with a capful of nail polish remover. Preferably Revlon.
  11. ElCommodoro

    ElCommodoro Savant (250) Texas Mar 24, 2011

    Big Flats is the cheapest beer available and not anywhere near the worst beer I've ever tried. It's surprisingly inoffensive. I'll even take it over most other macros.
  12. ElCommodoro

    ElCommodoro Savant (250) Texas Mar 24, 2011

    That being said my cheap beer of choice has got to be Old Milwaukee.
  13. XpensiveBieros

    XpensiveBieros Aficionado (170) New Hampshire Feb 3, 2013 Beer Trader

    I go Tuckerman's Pale Ale for something decent or the High Life if I'm trying to impress!
  14. Long Trail Double Bag

    EDIT: Just to be clear, this beer isn't "cheap." It's very well made, but is typically less expensive than other sixers around and it is strong abv wise.
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  15. MykelJH

    MykelJH Savant (300) California Aug 3, 2011

    Easily torpedo's
  16. BeerBob1

    BeerBob1 Zealot (85) Pennsylvania Jan 3, 2013

    Spaten Optimator
  17. Dubstyle247

    Dubstyle247 Disciple (60) New York May 15, 2010

    Here in NH, my "go to" brew is Smuttynose IPA. The local markets carry 12 pks for $12.99 and sometimes put them on sale for $11.99. You can not beat that. Harpoon and Sam are also offered at the same price but the finestkind is better and will throw you for a loop faster if that's what you're looking to accomplish!!
  18. 6packofbas

    6packofbas Aspirant (30) Jan 9, 2013

    King cans of Colt 45! Love 'em! $3.70 for 710 ml 8.0% abv
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  19. DerrickB

    DerrickB Initiate (5) Jul 14, 2013

    Simpler Times from Trader Joes is $3.49 a 6 pack. Not bad tasting an you can grab a good drunk for $7!
  20. Three shots of Jack. Chase it with something you like. Boom. You're buzzed and you're drinking something solid.
  21. ivorycannon

    ivorycannon Champion (775) Indiana Feb 21, 2013

    That is frightening! Please tell me you did not drink that, and if you did, please be as descriptive as possible :D
  22. Victory Golden Monkey. Works every time. Case is under 40$
  23. sajaffe1

    sajaffe1 Savant (405) Utah Feb 16, 2013

    I tend to go for whiskey in those situations. I often chase it with a lager of some sort over 5% abv. Spaten Optimator is a favorite.
  24. chickencoop

    chickencoop Savant (375) California Jan 4, 2007 Beer Trader

    bomber of rampage..yikes!
  25. dawg1969

    dawg1969 Aficionado (140) Florida Aug 9, 2010

    Hop Stoopid.
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  26. fatsnowman22

    fatsnowman22 Savant (305) Nevada Feb 2, 2011 Subscriber Beer Trader

    my girlfriend says its white chocolate. Not a cheap date but very effective :)
  27. YogiBeer

    YogiBeer Savant (485) Illinois May 10, 2012

    Old raspy, diesel, or ruinten.
  28. gcamparone

    gcamparone Advocate (685) Rhode Island Dec 6, 2011 Subscriber Beer Trader

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  29. not at all the point of this thread, but nonetheless, she's a keeper ;)
  30. LaneMeyer

    LaneMeyer Advocate (550) California Mar 20, 2011

    Irish car bombs fo sho
    Maybe that's not cheap enough though.
  31. I don't have one :oops:
  32. Lutter

    Lutter Advocate (660) Texas Jun 30, 2010

    You guys are doing it wrong. Don't drink cheap shit beer when you want to just get buzzed: that's what the bourbon is for.

    Might I suggest Buffalo Trade Single-barrel ($17-$20 round here).
  33. smogfood

    smogfood Savant (335) Wisconsin Dec 10, 2010

    I can usually get Dancing Man Wheat for $6.99. at 7.2 it does the trick and that's damn cheap for a world class beer. As for "really cheap quick buzz", $3 for 4 pints of Steel Reserve, but only in desperate times.
  34. PBR - nuff said
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  35. Brooklyn BCS.
  36. douginromeo

    douginromeo Savant (395) Michigan Apr 1, 2013 Beer Trader

    If I'm needing a quick buzz, I tend to avoid beer altogether. That what vodka is for
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  37. Paccamacca

    Paccamacca Champion (845) California Sep 15, 2012 Beer Trader

    Two bottles of Pliny, less than $10, nice buzz and you're drinking the best beer in the world...
  38. SFACRKnight

    SFACRKnight Champion (800) Colorado Jan 20, 2012 Beer Trader

    Anything lagunitas. Seriously, brown shugga and undercover are both under $10 a six pack and will creep up on you quicker than shit.
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  39. SFACRKnight

    SFACRKnight Champion (800) Colorado Jan 20, 2012 Beer Trader