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Beers you should have shared

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by WestCoastBrew2, Feb 19, 2013.

  1. WestCoastBrew2

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    So, I celebrated my Presidents Day off of work with a few beers that included a Alesmith Speedway Stout. The SS was a great beer, but the 12%abv got to me as after finishing I pretty much passed out on the couch. Needless to say, my wife was not too thrilled with this. I wish I would have saved this big beer for a special gathering and shared with friends/family. I was pretty excited for the SS, opened it, and felt I had to finish it, all by myself.............
     
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    (Three Floyds Dark Lord)

    I asked many friends and family members, but they all HATE stouts.
    Bought a bottle and hung on to it for months before just saying too bad.
    Quite thrilled to converted most of them to craft beer.
     
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    Double Bastard Jeroboam. :confused:
     
  4. juankzas

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    1.5 litres Cuvee Van De Keizer Blauw
     
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    Similar experience with Speedway Stout. I can drink a 750 ml of something higher than 12% without too much issue, but for some reason, Speedway Stout is tough to slog through on your own.
     
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    Voodoo Maple Bacon and Dark Lord. I really should have just given them away.
     
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    Fruet
    Espresso yeti
    CBS
     
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    firestone sucaba from last year

    that has quite a kick ! definitely enjoyed it but wouldn't hurt to share it.

    unfortunately not a lot of people i know enjoy craft beer as much as i do let alone sours/wild ales and barley wine especially. definitely an acquired taste that takes getting used to IMO
     
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    My first bottle of King Henry. No problem finishing it by myself, hehe :) , but that is a beer to be shared!
     
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    I don't think there's any beer (normal below 20%) that I would have a problem finishing abv wise, but getting through one of those because of how big they are is a different question.
    I thought this was beers you wished you shared because of how amazing it was. For me Ry(e)an Ale.
     
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    Lost Abbey Serpent Stout... Didn't need that as my nightcap at Monk's cafe last winter. Had such a "good time" that I nearly overslept my work conference the next morning, YIKES!
     
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    I'll be happy to take all your Dark Lord off your hands
     
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    next time just give me the Dark Lord lol
     
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  14. WestCoastBrew2

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    I opened the SS after i had a few hopslams and sucks, normally the SS wouldn't have been a problem for me either. I just had to labor through it a little and wish i would have saved for a different occasion
     
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    Creme Brûlée and Double DBA from FW for me. Liked em both a lot but...12 oz. of each would've worked for sure!
     
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    Sorry, I drank the only bottle I ever had (or will have) on Sunday night.
    Just wasn't my cup of tea cola base/insulin/chocolate syrup/Robitussin/soy sauce/molasses....
     
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    Surly Syx...its too much for 1 person, me and my buddy split a bottle near the after it came out...we were suprised how hard it hit.
     
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    After a couple warm up beers, I had a Black Ops followed by a Mephistopheles on Super Bowl Sunday... the Superdome wasn't the only thing that had it's lights turned out in the second half.
     
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    Half growler (32oz) of BCBS
     
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    I went to a summer party on a lake and brought one four pack each of Gandhi Bot and Hop Crisis. I did not drink them all, but I had the lion's share. Was out by 7pm and woke in the morning. Woof.
     
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    Creme Brulee

    BCBCS

    Almost every pumpkin beer I've ever tried and drainpoured, about 3/4ths of them.
     
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    Unita Labyrinth.

    So damn good though
     
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    vast majority of the beers i've had. hindsight is 20/20.
     
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    I shared one with my wife recently then we both shared it with the drain.
     
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    voodoo maple bacon. im sure some of my non craft beer friends would of liked it.. go figure.
     
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    Share? I go best mode through all my beers solo.
     
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    Bolt Cutter
     
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    you might enjoy this stupid shit then

     
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    Any 750ml.
     
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    DuClaw Colossus. Talk about aptly named!
     
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    A few
    Baller Stout
    Speedway stout
    Imperial Biscotti Break
    Bourbon County Coffee stout

    It's awful to share a beer when the person your sharing with isn't into it as much as you. I once shared a Mikkeller Beer Geek Brunch weasel with a friend who made wise cracks with practically every sip.
     
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    Speedway stout comes to mind, amazing beer but it definitely kicked my ass. You live, you learn lol

    I have a bottle of Labyrinth that I've been excited to try for a while now, but I will definitely be sharing that one. That's a little more than I'm willing to tackle in one sitting by myself.
     
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    LOL. Capital beer murder, but funny.
     
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    Mother Funker... My mouth just gave up.​


     
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    My keg of Two Hearted.
     
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    boulevard rye on rye. damn it hits hard after a couple of IPAs!
     
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    Double Bastard ... oh my. Great beer ... zzzzz
     
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    The Bruery Cuir: drank a whole bottle to myself plus a couple other beers and passed out.
    The Bruery Smoking Wood: drank a whole bottle to myself plus a couple other beers and passed out.
    The Bruery Autumn Maple: drank a whole bottle to myself plus a couple other beers and a little bit of another substance, didn't pass out but just felt too intoxicated in an unpleasant way.

    Anyone see a trend here?
     
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    Imperial Biscotti Break. It's one of my favorite beers, but I get the sugar shakes about half-way through.
     
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