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Canada Your top 5 packaged beers in Quebec

Discussion in 'Canada' started by Seany, Jun 13, 2013.

  1. Seany

    Seany Savant (260) Quebec (Canada) Sep 27, 2005

    Just for fun. In no particular order.

    Hopfenstark Station 55
    Pit Caribou American Brown Ale
    DDC Peche Mortel
    3M Gose
    Pit Caribou American IPA

    Whats yours?
     
  2. Le Trou Du Diable, Dulcis succubus
    Hopfenstark, Boson de Higgs
    Hopfenstark, Saison Station 55
    Brasserie McAuslan (St-Ambroise), Noire à l’avoine
    Brasserie Dieu du Ciel, Péché Mortel
     
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  3. Whatup14

    Whatup14 Advocate (705) Quebec (Canada) Apr 16, 2013 Beer Trader

    In no particular order:

    DDC Péché Mortel
    Castor Yakima IPA
    3M Gose
    Charlevoix Lupulus
    TDD Bretteuse
     
  4. Seany

    Seany Savant (260) Quebec (Canada) Sep 27, 2005

    I had a Yakima last week and was disappoionted as it seemed to be full of diacetyl. I think I am quite sensative to this. I know they made 3 experimental batches with 3 different yeasts, and have settled on 1 for future batches. Hopefully not the one used in the batch I tried. Looking forward to trying the next batch!!
     
  5. Whatup14

    Whatup14 Advocate (705) Quebec (Canada) Apr 16, 2013 Beer Trader

    Well mine was pretty good, I think it was the batch with the english yeast. I have a bottle in the firdge hoping it will be as good!
     
  6. Whatup14

    Whatup14 Advocate (705) Quebec (Canada) Apr 16, 2013 Beer Trader

    *fridge
     
  7. Dunham Leo's Early Breakfast IPA
    DDC Solstice d'Ete
    Benelux Catapulte IPA
    Dunham Imperial Black IPA
    Dunham Triple XXX
     
  8. Peche
    Aphro
    Dunham Leo's
    Vache Folle Milk Stout
    Lupulus

    ...are all the ones I'll buy somewhat regularly assuming availability.
     
  9. papat444

    papat444 Poobah (1,640) Quebec (Canada) Dec 28, 2006 Beer Trader

    Just 5?? :p

    Dunham Leo's Breakfast
    Dunham Black IPA
    3m Gose
    DDC Herbe a Detourne
    DDC Solstice d'ete (if i can get some!)
    Honorable mention: Hopfenstark Boson de Higgs


    Due to the price point, these are not everyday purchases but would be if priced a little lower (i know they come from far but still...)

    Pit Caribou American Brown Ale
    Pit Caribou American IPA
    Naufrageur St-Barnabe
     
  10. polloenfuego

    polloenfuego Advocate (685) Ontario (Canada) Jan 26, 2013 Beer Trader

    Mine would be:

    Charlevoix lupulus
    Vache de folle Milk Stout
    Pit Caribou American IPA
    Pit Caribou American Brown (though it is a bit hippy for a brown)
    And I'm gonna go old school... Fin du Monde.
     
  11. polloenfuego

    polloenfuego Advocate (685) Ontario (Canada) Jan 26, 2013 Beer Trader

  12. ZorPrime

    ZorPrime Advocate (530) Quebec (Canada) May 17, 2008 Beer Trader

    For me it's:

    Dunham Leo Breakfast IPA
    Charlevoix Lupulus
    DDC Herbe à Détourne
    TDD Saison du Tracteur
    DDC Chaman
     
  13. Caudalie

    Caudalie Savant (435) Quebec (Canada) Nov 29, 2011 Beer Trader

    Dunham's 2nd anniversary Saison réserve
    Dunham's pils
    TDD Dulcis succubus
    Castor Yakima IPA
    TDD Bretteuse
     
  14. papat444

    papat444 Poobah (1,640) Quebec (Canada) Dec 28, 2006 Beer Trader

    Other than the Pils, that's a who's who of rarities :D
     

  15. When did Le Castor Yakima IPA become rare? I see it available all over Gatineau.
     
  16. papat444

    papat444 Poobah (1,640) Quebec (Canada) Dec 28, 2006 Beer Trader

    Being on the south shore, i guess they get less than Montreal because it was sold out at a few places. I heard there's more coming in though so i'll stock up :)
     
  17. Seany

    Seany Savant (260) Quebec (Canada) Sep 27, 2005

    I have to revive this after having another (or 2) of the Yakima. Excellent IPA. Might bump 1 from my top 5 but who's really counting...I am happy they settled on the recipe they did, because I believe this might be the best packaged IPA in Quebec. Too bad I find all these bombers in Quebec to be a little overpriced.
     
  18. QcChopper

    QcChopper Initiate (10) May 14, 2016

    I have to name more than 5, sorry.

    St-Ambroise Russian Imperial Stout

    Bilboquet Corriveau Imperial Stout

    Dunham - Leo's Early Breakfast IPA

    Dieu du Ciel - Immoralité, Herbe a Détourne, Solstice d'Hiver, Péché Mortel ...and many more. Gotta mention Aphrodisiaque and Rosée d'Hibiscus. DDC's beers are dirt cheap here near Montreal and I always have over a hundred beers from them, mostly because I stock on their good beers they make once a year.
     
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  19. VincentGD01

    VincentGD01 Aspirant (40) Quebec (Canada) Jan 24, 2016 Beer Trader

    Dieu du Ciel - Péché Mortel Bourbon
    Auval - Super A Double IPA
    Trou du Diable - Dulcis Succubus
    Les Trois Mousquetaires - Porter Baltique (Bourbon/Brandy)
    Dunham - Assemblage #2
     
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  20. yasky

    yasky Savant (435) Ontario (Canada) Dec 21, 2008 Beer Trader

    In no order and avoiding one-offs:

    Hopfenstark Boson de Higgs
    LTM Porter Baltique (Bourbon/Brandy)
    Castor Yakima
    Unibroue La Fin du Monde
    DDC Solstice D'Ete
     
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  21. No order:

    Le Trou du Diable Mactavish in Memoriam

    Le Trou du Diable Tracteur Saison

    La Fin du Monde

    Moralite

    Aphrodisiaque
     
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  22. dabeerbuddha

    dabeerbuddha Aficionado (245) Ontario (Canada) Feb 4, 2016 Beer Trader

    In no order:
    TDD Saison du Tracteur
    DDC Aphrodisiaque
    3M Gose
    Bellwoods Farmageddon
    Unibroue Grand Reserve 17
     
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  23. We wish!
     
  24. Jerk_Store

    Jerk_Store Savant (395) Quebec (Canada) Feb 13, 2015 Beer Trader

    DDC Péché Mortel
    DDC Herbe à Détourne
    Unibroue Grande Réserve 17
    Unibroue La Fin du Monde
    Charlevoix Dominus Vobiscum Blanche

    List is subject to change every hour :p
     
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  25. dabeerbuddha

    dabeerbuddha Aficionado (245) Ontario (Canada) Feb 4, 2016 Beer Trader

    I took the thread title to mean in a labeled bottle as opposed to growers or bottles with tags. I'm sorry I can't feel too sorry for your vast selection of great beers compared to Ontario. :D
     
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  26. No order. A couple ties. This is much harder than it seems at first. It's really cool to see all the changes that have happened since this thread was first started.
    • Le Castor Yakima IPA/Auval IPAs
    • Charlevoix Vache Folle Milk Stout
    • Dunham Black IPA/XXX Tripel
    • Le Castor Farmhouse Houblon
    • DDC Herbe à Détourne/Moralité
     
  27. CraftBeerJones

    CraftBeerJones Zealot (80) Ontario (Canada) Apr 7, 2015 Beer Trader

    a couple new ones aside from the above mentioned.

    Benelux Chronique De Mars
    Rigor Mortis Brandy
    Dunham Double Dose Sauternes
    Pit Caribou Brett Session ipa
    Tribale/Ma brewery Pale ale


    anything Auval is definitely worth a try, Hopfenstark is usually solid, and most Cheval Blanc house/brewpub iipas are freaking delish, xl5 and rayon vert
     
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  28. MCBanjoMike

    MCBanjoMike Savant (285) Quebec (Canada) Aug 7, 2014 Beer Trader

    Right now, especially if we focus on stuff that's regularly available:

    Unibroue La Fin du Monde
    Unibroue Grande Réserve 17 (though I usually buy Chimay or Rochefort since they're available at the SAQ)
    MaBrasserie Tribale DIPA
    DDC Moralité
    Dunham Imperial Black IPA
     
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