ACBF Limited releases?

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  1. JulieBabs531

    JulieBabs531 Initiate (0) May 31, 2013 Massachusetts

    Does anyone know if any brewers are bringing any rare, limited release, or short-run beers? There are usually at least 2 or 3 of these per session from my experiences in years past. Any insight would be appreciated, thanks!
     
  2. cbeer88

    cbeer88 Crusader (719) Sep 5, 2007 Massachusetts

    ACBF isn't really about that. As it has gotten larger and more popular, it seems to be moving even further away from the limited stuff.

    There are a few odds and ends, but no Surly Darkness or anything like that this year. Lawson's is probably your rarest stuff...
     
  3. pjs234

    pjs234 Zealot (539) Jun 29, 2008 Connecticut

    Lawson's had some sort of Double IPA special release that was on tap last night around 8:30 or so. Does anyone know what it was called? I tried it and it was sublime. Just can't recall the name.
     
  4. HevvyMetalHippie

    HevvyMetalHippie Initiate (0) Nov 16, 2010 Massachusetts
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    I think I heard it was Peril
     
  5. Lledd

    Lledd Initiate (0) Apr 23, 2013 Massachusetts

    It was Peril, yummy. DC Brau had OTWOA and Duck Rabbit was doing certain samples at scheduled times.
     
  6. spider05660

    spider05660 Initiate (0) Sep 15, 2008 Vermont

    Lawson's actually had limited releases at each sesion - bourbon barrell aged FMIS Saturday and year old bottles of Maple Barrel aged FMIS on Sat. night (that's 2 years old if you're keeping score).
     
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