Beers you have, but haven't tried yet

Discussion in 'Cellaring / Aging Beer' started by Rizalini, Feb 14, 2013.

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  1. EyePeeAyBryan

    EyePeeAyBryan Crusader (704) Dec 20, 2011 Arizona
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    Have and haven't tried:

    BA Old Ruffian
    Black Note
    Black Xantus
    Black Tuesday
    Saison Rue
    BA Bigfoot
    Bolt Cutter
    BA Wake up Dead (heard mixed reviews on this)
    Flanders Fred
    Big Sky Imperial Saison (All Souls Ale)
    Blaecorn Unidragon
    BA Smoking Wood
    Double Bastard
    DORIS Destroyer
    Imp. Biscotti Break

    I think tonight will be a good night to crack one of these open...
  2. GennyCreamAle

    GennyCreamAle Initiate (0) Feb 25, 2009 New York

    I don't have a cellar, but I have a fridge with a couple things I have yet to drink
    Firestone 16 Anniversary Ale
    The Abyss
    Stone RIS
  3. Hamburgers

    Hamburgers Initiate (0) Jan 3, 2013 California

    Drink now! Or forever hold your piece.......
  4. CityofBals

    CityofBals Initiate (0) Sep 12, 2012 Illinois

    I have a B1 Maple Barrel Fayston Imp Stout 750 that I am afraid to open. I might just trade it.
  5. Scalzo

    Scalzo Aspirant (245) Feb 27, 2012 Illinois
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    Bruery Fruet
    Revo Straight Jacked
    Allagash Crieux
    Imperial Biscotti Break
    DFH 75 min
  6. fredmugs

    fredmugs Poo-Bah (1,547) Aug 11, 2012 Indiana
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    Have and haven't tried:

    Three Philosophers
    Bolt Cutter
    Lawson's Fayson Maple Stout
    Big Bear Black Stout
    Rogue Chocolate Stout
    Widmer Brothers SXNW
    Boulevard Sixth Glass
    Ommegang 15th Anniversary
    Gulden Draak
    10 Commandments
    Avery The Reverend
    Unibroue Terrible and Grand Reserve 17
    Edmund Fitzgerald
    Speedway Stout
    Sea Monster
    The Abyss
    Bitches Brew and World Wide Stout
    GD Oak Aged and Yeti Impy Stouts
    Wake Up Dead
  7. ESeab

    ESeab Initiate (0) Jan 3, 2013 New Jersey

    I have 4 bottles of BCBCS left, wait I already had one so this doesn't count.

    GD Oak aged Espresso Yeti - One year old opening very soon
    Epic elevated series Imperial Stout
    Epic Big Bad Baptist
    Wayerbacher Insanity - 1 year old
    Dogfish Head World Wide Stout x 2
    Monster Barley wine
    Mikkeller Beer Geek Breakfast
    Firestone Walker 16th Anniversary x 2
    Weyerbacher Tiny
    Smuttynose Zinke
    Smuttynose Really Old Brown Dog Ale
    Port Santas Little Helper
    Port Oak aged Santas Little Helper
    Southern Tier Chokolat - Opening Tonight
    Rochefort 10

    I went on a binge buying bombers this week with birthday money, Most of these I just haven't gotten around to yet. The ones in bold are real ones I'm waiting for the right moment to crack open. The rest I'm just going to open when I want that style of beer. I can't believe how much I bought that I haven't tried yet, looks like I should stop buying and start drinking. This week was a treat with my first Parabola and Big John among others
  8. otispdriftwood

    otispdriftwood Defender (637) Dec 9, 2011 Colorado
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    I just got a thought. I'm not Catholic but I know you have to give up something you like. Can you just give up one style of beer?
  9. loafinaround

    loafinaround Aspirant (296) Jul 16, 2011 New York

    samiclaus. it's the only beer I'm aging. I'm frankly kinda scared of it. I've heard very odd reviews concerning how sweet and pruny it is. I hope it's worth the long wait. I don't intend to try it until it's at least 6 years old.
  10. djrn2

    djrn2 Poo-Bah (1,961) Nov 4, 2009 New Jersey
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    How do you know when the right time is? Like vintage DL?

    KVNBGRY Champion (876) Aug 1, 2012 Florida
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    I think everyone is guilty of this at some point!
    Tart of Darkness
    The Meddler
  12. kawilliams81

    kawilliams81 Meyvn (1,248) Feb 27, 2009 Illinois
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    Too many unfortunately. Or fortunately.
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  13. bilboTbaggins

    bilboTbaggins Initiate (0) Feb 14, 2013 Wisconsin

    Central Waters Fifteen. I have just one. Ill be waiting for something real special. Come on babies or weddings, I need you to set me free
  14. ToddThompson

    ToddThompson Initiate (0) Dec 11, 2012 North Carolina

    Westy 12
    BA Dragons Milk
    Sea Monster
  15. TwelveOunces

    TwelveOunces Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2011 Kentucky

    Lol. I like it. Im extremely non religious. Its more of a challenge to myself. Im also giving up Red Meat, sugar, caffeine, bread, pasta and am going to work out for an hour and a half every day. Going big this year lol and hoping to lose a few Lbs.
  16. HokiesandBeer

    HokiesandBeer Initiate (0) Jan 10, 2013 Pennsylvania
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  17. DStoked

    DStoked Initiate (153) Sep 28, 2011 Ohio
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    Off the top of my head:

    Mother Funker
    4 Calling Birds
    Outer Darkness

    Few more I can't think of.
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  18. mporter13

    mporter13 Initiate (0) Jul 13, 2011 Oregon

    I have been "cellaring" my BA Bigfoot for a solid week now, so I think it's time to dive into that tonight!
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  19. otispdriftwood

    otispdriftwood Defender (637) Dec 9, 2011 Colorado
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    Giving up all of these? Either you have monsterous will power, are gravely ill, crazy or have converted to a weird religion. But good luck to you. I hope you attain your goal. Me, I set easily attainable goals; that's why I only gave up beer for 10 days. I got a great feeling of accomplishment.
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  20. TwelveOunces

    TwelveOunces Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2011 Kentucky

    It wont be easy but that's what im going for.
  21. coenbd

    coenbd Initiate (0) Dec 6, 2010 Colorado

    I left an olde school in my friend's basement and forgot about it - 18 months later we dug it out and were EXTREMELY happy we forgot about it!
  22. Squatchito

    Squatchito Initiate (0) Dec 6, 2007 Virginia

    Marron Acidifie
    Vertical Epic 12.12.12
    Bigfoot 2013
    5 Golden Rings
    Alpha Klaus

    I'm forgetting something, but that is what I can think of.
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  23. meanmutt

    meanmutt Meyvn (1,012) Feb 6, 2012 Ohio
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    8 Wired Batch 31
    Cantillon St. Lamvinus
    Cantillon Kriek 100% Lambic
    Bell's Black Note
    Pretty Things Baby Tree
  24. RRtransvestification

    RRtransvestification Aspirant (288) Dec 21, 2012 New York
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    Dark Lord 12
    KBS 12
    CBS 12
    Abacus 11
    Darkness 12
  25. DarthGuitarHero

    DarthGuitarHero Devotee (443) Jan 15, 2011 Minnesota

    Oude Tart
    Brooklyn Black Ops
    Mikkeller Black Buffalo
    Black Note
    B.O.R.I.S. the Crusher
    Ivan the Terrible
  26. looseteeth

    looseteeth Initiate (0) Feb 14, 2013 Illinois

    Black Note '12
    BCBS '12
    BCBCS '12 (prolly gonna crack this soon)
    Doggy Claws '11
    12-12-12 Epic
  27. Timbermutt

    Timbermutt Initiate (0) Feb 5, 2013 Michigan

    I got hold of a Westvleteren 12 and added a Orval. I Just recently discovered Belgium beers. I don't think either one will make it through the weekend!
  28. looseteeth

    looseteeth Initiate (0) Feb 14, 2013 Illinois

    I think ya may wanna get after that Fitzgerald right about now.
  29. skycracksopen

    skycracksopen Initiate (0) Jul 12, 2012 Colorado

    About half of the beers I have I haven't tried yet. I have the bad habit of buying &trading faster than I drink them.

    But a few I'm saving for special occasions: Hommage, Millennium Geuze, Jean Chris Nomad, Blabaer, Crianza Helena.

    I'm hoping to save Millennium Geuze for my hypothetical wedding day, but with how bad I am with commitment, I'll probably never get married and end up drinking it with friends on my 50th birthday instead.
  30. beercanman

    beercanman Initiate (0) Dec 17, 2012 Ohio

  31. Ol_Johnny_Skippelwicky

    Ol_Johnny_Skippelwicky Aspirant (280) Feb 13, 2013 Minnesota
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    Avery - The Reverend
    Boom Island - Brimstone
    Boom Island - Yule No. 1
    Sam Adams - New World Tripel
    Boulevard - Dark Truth
    D'Achouffe - N'ice Chouffe
    Brooklyn - Local 2
    Clown Shoes - Blaecorn Unidragon
    Clown Shoes - Pimp
    Fulton - Worthy Adversary
    Great Divide - Yeti
    Great Divide - Belgian Yeti
    Nøgne Ø - Imperial Stout
    North Coast - Old Rasputin
    Russian River/Sierra Nevada - Brux
    Sierra Nevada - Narwhal
    Unibroue - La Terrible
    Unibroue - Trois Pistoles
    Weyerbacher - Tiny

    I haven't tried many of these because I'm fairly certain that years down the road there will still be fresh ones to try alongside the cellared versions. The rest, well we'll just have to see I suppose...
  32. MetalMountainMastiff

    MetalMountainMastiff Initiate (0) Oct 1, 2012 California
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    4X Caldera Mogli
    4X 50/50 Iced BART

    I keep telling myself it's because I want to use them as extras in trades........but I have 4 of each...I can open 1 of both....
  33. strohme2

    strohme2 Crusader (784) Nov 3, 2007 Michigan
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    Ivan the Terrible
    King Henry

    Will probably crack them open in that order too.
  34. Cubatobaco

    Cubatobaco Crusader (718) Jan 27, 2013 Virginia
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    Way too many to mention!

    Only ones that are on my list right now are:

    Heady Topper
    Pliny the Elder

    I just started!
  35. koopa

    koopa Poo-Bah (1,825) Apr 20, 2008 New Jersey
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    Hardywood Bourbon Gingerbread Stout
    Bourbon Barrel Hi-Fi Rye
    2005 Old Salty BA Barley Wine
    Jubel 2000 Millenium Ale (Magnum)
    De Dolle Still Nacht Special Reserva 05
    De Dolle Speciaal Brouwsel 20
    De Dolle Ourbier Verjaardagsbier
    3F Oude Gueze 1999
  36. Giantspace

    Giantspace Defender (688) Dec 22, 2011 Pennsylvania

    Bitches Brew
    120 ---have had on tap
    Rivertown Gueze
    Love Buzz Saison--------keep forgetting about it

  37. xanok

    xanok Disciple (369) Aug 13, 2009 Connecticut
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    Gratitiude. The one bottle I have is 2010. Probably going to be sooner than later..
  38. Roger85

    Roger85 Devotee (416) Aug 24, 2012 Illinois
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    DFH Bitches Brew
    FFF Behemoth
    Bolt Cutter
    3F Oude Gueze
    Alesmith Old Numbskull

    I think thats it. I usually try to buy at least 2 so I can have 1 fresh. These I just haven't broken into yet.
  39. Cyclone8

    Cyclone8 Devotee (419) Oct 19, 2011 Minnesota
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    Au contraire, mon ami. It just keeps getting better and better.

    ICCULIS Initiate (0) Mar 16, 2011 Massachusetts

    You have that --- and haven't tried it?? I don't think I could hold on to that. I'm dieing to try it! Major ISO for me.....

    yea, there's a few in my collection that I have but have never had:
    Sexual Chocolate '11
    BT '12 (i've had the 10 & 11)
    I'm sure there area few more....
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