Beer suggestions

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by Jayh5, Aug 4, 2013.

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  1. Jayh5

    Jayh5 Initiate (24) Jul 25, 2013 North Carolina

    Hey guys I'm new to the world of beer, I have only really tried IPA's and like DFH , stone, and founders. I want to try some porters, stouts, ales, something besides IPA's. Any suggestions ?
  2. gatornation

    gatornation Poo-Bah (2,936) Apr 18, 2007 Minnesota
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    try those (porters.Stouts) from the same companies that you tried the IPA'S
  3. Sunn

    Sunn Initiate (0) Oct 14, 2012 Iowa

    If you like Founders, give their Porter a try. It was one of my first porters and I loved it.
  4. Givemebeer

    Givemebeer Zealot (560) Apr 6, 2013 Vermont

    Founders Porter is awesome. Along with Anchor Porter. As far as stouts go I'd say a good starting point is the always fantastic Sierra Nevada stout.

    Enjoy those porters and stouts - They're my personal favorite styles
  5. ZachKelly

    ZachKelly Initiate (0) Dec 25, 2012 Virginia

    You can't go wrong with Yeungling. It's a good, smooth lager. Try anything you can find from Asheville or from the Foothills brewery.
  6. Mikecap

    Mikecap Champion (828) May 18, 2012 Rhode Island
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    Everything from Stone is good, if you liked their IPA, try Arrogant Bastard, Sublimely Self-Righteous, Smoked Porter, and Levitation Ale. From Founders, their Porter is a must try, and Dirty Bastard is really good as well. When Breakfast Stout comes around, that is one of my all time favorites. For well-priced and accessible stouts and porters, I also suggest Sierra Nevada's Stout and Porter as both are really solid.
  7. BlueRogue

    BlueRogue Initiate (0) May 1, 2011 Maine

    Sierra Nevada- Their East Coast brewery is going to be in your state.

    Samuel Smith's Taddy Porter and Oatmeal Stout
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  8. Jayh5

    Jayh5 Initiate (24) Jul 25, 2013 North Carolina

    Ok thanks guys.
  9. xShoWTeKx

    xShoWTeKx Devotee (402) Jan 21, 2013 South Carolina
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