5 Beers for the rest of your life

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by MCain04, Feb 21, 2013.

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  1. BJasny

    BJasny Disciple (378) Jul 10, 2011 Texas

    I think I could be happy with this line-up:

    Natty Light
    Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier
    Black Butte Porter
    Racer 5
    Ten FIDY

    Really regret not having any Sierra Nevada on here because I love their stout and absolutely love Celebration and Ruthless Rye, but for some reason Ten FIDY won out for my seasonal. Dammit; just realized I didn't fully take location into account. I'll switch Black Butte Porter with Founders Porter, can't feel bad about that.
  2. DCgolfpro

    DCgolfpro Devotee (479) Oct 26, 2011 Maryland
    Beer Trader

    Dogfish Head 75 Minute
    Epic Big Bad Baptist
    Bell's Black Note
    Hair of the Dog Adam
    Founder's Backwoods Bastard
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  3. Gregfalone

    Gregfalone Initiate (0) Sep 5, 2012 California
    Beer Trader

    I lives on the west coast, so-The abyss, Pliny the elder, black butte, weihenstephaner heffe weisse, and rochefort 10
  4. Brunite

    Brunite Initiate (0) Sep 21, 2009 Illinois

    St Bernardus Abt 12
    Lagunitas Maximus
    Weihenstephaner Hefe Weissbier or Dancing Man
  5. sukwonee

    sukwonee Crusader (740) Dec 13, 2011 Washington
    Beer Trader

    BCBS (available online!!)
    BA Abominable
    Cascade (anything really)
  6. Kraeusen

    Kraeusen Initiate (0) Oct 20, 2012 Maine

    Allagash, Tripel
    Gritty's Black Fly Stout (on tap only, with nitro)
    Six Point, Resin
    Baxter, Celsius Summer Ale
  7. Sludgeman

    Sludgeman Meyvn (1,438) Aug 17, 2012 District of Columbia
    Beer Trader

    Ten Fidy
    Enjoy By
    Rochefort 8
    Devil' Backbone Vienna Lager
    Bruery Saison Rue
  8. trevorjk

    trevorjk Initiate (0) Aug 28, 2009 Netherlands
    Beer Trader

    3 Floyds Zombie Dust
    3 Floyds Gumballhead
    Founders Porter
    Goose Island BCBS
    Westvleteren 12

    These should keep happy for a long time :slight_smile: Especially since i can get all 5 when ever i want, all year round :slight_smile:
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  9. PsilohsaiBiN

    PsilohsaiBiN Defender (608) Aug 10, 2010 New York
    Beer Trader

    That's not what she said...
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  10. craigo19

    craigo19 Disciple (329) Oct 12, 2009 Michigan
    Supporter Beer Trader

    Bell's Hopslam
    Dark Horse Black Bier
    Lagunitas Sucks
    Founders Breakfast Stout
    Sam Adams Noble Pils
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  11. muletrane

    muletrane Initiate (0) Oct 26, 2006 Pennsylvania

    Heady Topper
    Flower Power
    Girardin 1882 Black Label
    Russian River Supplication
    Bells Expedition Stout
  12. maximumu13

    maximumu13 Initiate (0) Aug 31, 2010 Ohio

    Zombie Dust
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  13. jonb5

    jonb5 Savant (962) May 11, 2010 United Kingdom (England)

    Augstiner Helles Lagerbier
    Timothy Taylor Landlord
    Fullers ESB
    Rochefort 10
  14. ESeab

    ESeab Initiate (0) Jan 3, 2013 New Jersey

    Love this question. In jersey I cant say two hearted or jai alai ugh

    Founders breakfast stout (slight edge on fis bc availability and going to six packs this year)
    Lagunitas lil sumpin sumpin
    Dogfish head indian brown
    Dogfish head 60 min
    Nugget nectar (just buy 4 cases at once)
  15. beercanman

    beercanman Initiate (0) Dec 17, 2012 Ohio

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  16. danimalthegreat

    danimalthegreat Initiate (139) Feb 19, 2013 Texas

    Ten Fidy
    SA Summer Pils
    Boulevard Sixth Glass
  17. CKYnick01

    CKYnick01 Initiate (0) Feb 8, 2013 Delaware

    DFH Fort
    Allagash Triple
    Trois Pistoles
    Victory V12
    DFH Namaste
  18. RacerX5k

    RacerX5k Disciple (340) Feb 11, 2013 Pennsylvania
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  19. Gotti311

    Gotti311 Crusader (771) Mar 22, 2009 Wisconsin
    Beer Trader

    I'll play along

    Bells Expedition
    Cuvee des Jacobins Rogue
    Surly Furious
    Stone Ruination
    Founders Backwoods Bastard
  20. cruzmissile72

    cruzmissile72 Initiate (0) Jul 26, 2012 Connecticut

    Old Rasputin
    Gandhi Bot

    Only five choices makes one think a lot about the ones that fail to make the cut...
  21. XpensiveBieros

    XpensiveBieros Initiate (0) Feb 3, 2013 New Hampshire
    Beer Trader

    For perspective, I live in NH...

    1.) Heady Topper
    2.) HF Arthur
    3.) Portsmouth Brewery Bottle Rocket
    4.) Founder's Breakfast Stout
    5.) Molson Canadian (or Sapporo which is also brewed in Canada now...Japanada!?!?!)
  22. Kyrojack

    Kyrojack Disciple (335) Oct 9, 2012 Indiana
    Beer Trader

    Great Lakes Eliot Ness Lager
    Victory Prima Pils
    Sun King's Osiris Pale Ale
    New Glarus Spotted Cow
    Capital Brewery Wisconsin Amber

    In no specific order. I live in Indiana, but have an "in" in Wisconsin.
  23. time4lunch

    time4lunch Initiate (175) Aug 10, 2012 New Hampshire
    Beer Trader

    Expedition stout
    Surette reserva
    This one goes to eleven
    Double Galaxy

    Note: my 5 will change within minutes
  24. Ispeakforthetrees

    Ispeakforthetrees Aspirant (232) Apr 2, 2012 Colorado

    Based on availability in Fort Collins.
    1. Odell IPA
    2. Upslope Brown Ale
    3. Yeti
    4. 80-Acre
    5. Dale's
  25. vonnegut21

    vonnegut21 Initiate (0) Apr 27, 2012 New York
    Beer Trader

    I'd spend a lot more time driving around for beer, but if I had to pick only five:

    Tilquin Gueuze
    Cuvee des Jacobins Rogue
    BCBS (I'd buy 5 cases a year instead of just 1)
    Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier
  26. Mag00n

    Mag00n Aspirant (208) Nov 21, 2008 New York

    Im not sure this would be a life worth living.
  27. alex021224

    alex021224 Disciple (332) Nov 3, 2012 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    Founders Red's Rye
    Founders Backwoods Bastard
    Founders Breakfast Stout
    Founders Double Trouble
    Bells Two Hearted

    Yup, I can live with that.
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  28. Brodie91

    Brodie91 Initiate (0) Jul 13, 2012 New York

    Paulaner Hefe
    Paulaner Helles (Gotta keep the german in me happy)
    SN Pale Ale
    Sixpoint Bengali Tiger

    I could really swap a bunch but these 5 would keep me more than happy
  29. AndrewLenaghan

    AndrewLenaghan Initiate (0) Feb 25, 2011 New Jersey

    Stone Sublimely Self Righteous
    Harpoon Leviathan Imperial IPA
    Schlafly Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout
    Ommegang Three Philisophers
    Founders Porter
  30. spark3148857

    spark3148857 Defender (625) Dec 4, 2010 California

    Great Lakes Edmund Fitzgerald
    Founders Red's Rye
    Ithaca Flower Power
    FW Parabola
    Stone Lukcy Bastard
  31. victory4me

    victory4me Zealot (547) Oct 16, 2004 Pennsylvania

    De Dolle Oerbier
    Ithaca Flower Power
    Bell's Expedition
    Sly Fox Pikeland Pils
    Dogfish Head Indian Brown

    Sorry Cantillon, if you were more available I'd choose you.

    Don't know how I'll live without a Hefeweizen. :slight_frown:
  32. 1424IpA

    1424IpA Initiate (0) Nov 2, 2012 California
    Beer Trader

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  33. runfoodrun

    runfoodrun Aspirant (229) Jun 18, 2008 Minnesota

    Surly Abrasive
    SN Bigfoot
    RR Pliney The Elder
    Smuttynose Finest Kind
    Surly Darkness
  34. Schwantz

    Schwantz Initiate (0) Dec 16, 2012 Florida

    Zombie Dust
    Ten Fidy
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  35. ubenumber2

    ubenumber2 Devotee (468) Sep 1, 2012 Arkansas
    Beer Trader

    Arrogant Bastard
    Two Hearted Ale
    Big Foot Barley Wine
    New Belgium Abbey
    Miller Lite for the Golf Course , Sporting events and bar hopping with buddies , did the bar crawl drinking craft beer with friends Tuesday while they drank miller lite , I lost a large amout of time of the day but I do have some pictures they took to show me how it went
  36. kdmcguire10

    kdmcguire10 Initiate (0) Jul 15, 2011 Michigan

    I'll stick with the Great Lakes State (assuming I could load up enough when in season to tide me over)

    Two Hearted
    Oberon (because it just reminds me of summers in Michigan)
    Founders Porter
  37. fmccormi

    fmccormi Meyvn (1,287) Oct 24, 2010 California
    Beer Trader

    Heady Topper
    Stateside Saison
    Founders IS

    . . . and Utica Club. Don't judge me, bro.
  38. Eduk8traz

    Eduk8traz Initiate (173) Nov 13, 2010 Arizona

    Stone Sublimly self righteous ale.
    Golden draak
    Lagunitas sucks
    Chimay grand reserve
    Racer 5 ipa
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  39. Holsie

    Holsie Initiate (0) Jun 27, 2012 South Carolina

    DFH 90
    Rochefort 10
    Dead Guy
  40. CarolinaKevin

    CarolinaKevin Initiate (0) Feb 28, 2010 North Carolina
    Beer Trader

    Zombie Dust
    Cascade Blueberry
    Oude Tart
    BB Plead the Fifth
    Cantillon Fou Foune
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