Beers you think you will never get to try

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by Bitterbill, Feb 23, 2013.

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  1. fox227

    fox227 Initiate (0) Nov 19, 2010 California

    The Younger. I know where it's being tapped tomorrow and yet I'm chickening out because I don't want to take the gf to a long, long wait for what might not even be a worthy pay off. I'd like to just try the damn beer sometime, though.
  2. shagens

    shagens Initiate (0) Feb 11, 2013 Wisconsin
    Beer Trader

    I do not believe there is anything I REALLY want that I will not find. If you are truly motivated you can make it happen.
  3. semibaked

    semibaked Zealot (573) Mar 27, 2007 Illinois

    Haha, consider yourself lucky!
  4. kpodolanko

    kpodolanko Initiate (0) Dec 7, 2012 Texas

    I have tried, literally, every beer that has ever been brewed. I guess this thread doesn't apply to me.
  5. infi

    infi Devotee (446) Apr 4, 2009 New York
    Beer Trader

    3F Hommage. Was close, but he ended up trading it to someone else. :slight_frown:
  6. frankiepop

    frankiepop Initiate (0) Mar 7, 2011 Pennsylvania

    Westverlen 12
  7. ABisonEgo

    ABisonEgo Initiate (0) Jan 31, 2012 Illinois

    so far, chocolate rain and bourbon vanilla dark lord are the ones that I really want that just keep eluding me
  8. Wingfan13

    Wingfan13 Initiate (0) Aug 10, 2009 Texas
    Beer Trader

    Kate The Great
    Westy 12
    Hill Farmstead - anything
    Fou Foune
  9. arfenhouse

    arfenhouse Initiate (0) Oct 29, 2012 California

    heady, zombie dust, hopslam, chocolate rain, dark lord, abyss, hunahpu, bcs/bcbs, and black note... until I get into trading.

    and probably never (never): PtY unless I get extremely lucky when it gets tapped around here.
  10. airevac19

    airevac19 Initiate (146) Dec 6, 2006 Washington

    Anything from brewdog and Sam Adams Utopias. I really am kicking myself in the a$$ for not getting some westverlen 12 when I was in Belgium 2 1/2 yrs ago.
  11. imbrue001

    imbrue001 Aspirant (216) Aug 6, 2010 Pennsylvania

    yeah well I haven't figured out how the whole illegally shipping beer to PA thing works yet. :/
  12. JamesShoemaker

    JamesShoemaker Initiate (0) Sep 21, 2012 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    Fair enough. Better move to a new state!
  13. MisterGrizz

    MisterGrizz Initiate (0) Jan 8, 2011 Texas

    I knew these feels.
  14. AJDePaul

    AJDePaul Initiate (0) Jun 29, 2012 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    Bourbon County Vanilla... does it even exist?

    Utopias used to be on that list until last night. A badass BA on an IP trade decided to give me a pour after talking for a while. Thanks Kurt!
  15. mikecharley

    mikecharley Devotee (406) Nov 6, 2008 Pennsylvania
    Beer Trader

    I'd have to say, sadly, Framboos. I've had a few near misses in trade, but nothing ever came to pass. It is my single biggest want, and I would love to crack one when I graduate with my MBA this fall, but it is most likely never gonna happen
  16. rolltide8425

    rolltide8425 Meyvn (1,219) Feb 18, 2011 Pennsylvania
    Beer Trader

    Would've said Dark Lord but much to my surprise I was able to get a pour Sunday night
  17. AndyAvalanche

    AndyAvalanche Savant (994) Jun 16, 2008 Massachusetts

  18. KBrennan1000

    KBrennan1000 Initiate (0) Sep 20, 2010 Massachusetts

    Westvleteren 12, Pliny the Younger, Hunahpu, Bourbon County Rare, HF Juicy, HF/Blaugies La Vermontoise. Though I may be able to pull some strings on the Vermontoise. At least I hope so. Honestly I'm in the same boat as a few folks on this thread; it would be awesome to try these beers but I've had so many amazing rare beers that I never thought I would so I focus on that.
  19. mpayne5

    mpayne5 Zealot (512) Aug 18, 2011 Indiana
    Beer Trader

    Had opportunities for KH and Reality Czech but was being stingy and didn't want to spend more money on beer, so I don't know if I'll get to try those again.

    Oh and CBS. That damn beer always eludes me
  20. HokiesandBeer

    HokiesandBeer Initiate (0) Jan 10, 2013 Pennsylvania
    Beer Trader

    I live outside Philly and got a case of Hopslam. It's not hard if you know where to look.
  21. NickyDee21

    NickyDee21 Devotee (467) Dec 23, 2011 Pennsylvania
    Beer Trader

    Haha, Message me some enlightenment for next time I'm home on leave?
  22. gatornation

    gatornation Poo-Bah (3,726) Apr 18, 2007 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    Dirty Horse
    Cable Car
  23. Michigan

    Michigan Initiate (0) Oct 24, 2012 Michigan

    Don't give up hope fellow BAs! I thought I would never try Westvleteren 12, but though some trades, I have acquired 5 bottles. I just drank the first one a few days ago.

    I have only been in the craft scene for 6 months and have had 7000, 9000, black note, Westy 12, PtE, Heady, KBE, KRE, and many more. I believe (almost) anything can happen. If you asked me 6 months ago if i thought I would ever try Westvleteren 12, I would have said no. So will I ever try M, Dave, DQ, 1983 Dirty Horse? Probably not, but everything has it's price!
  24. tendermorsel

    tendermorsel Initiate (0) Oct 22, 2006 Massachusetts

    I learned a long time ago... Anything is possible. Once you stop stressing looking for a beer it often falls in your lap. I am generous with others and people in tern a generous with me. Do I think I will ever try M? Probably not. I but I am not sweating it.
  25. barleywinefiend

    barleywinefiend Initiate (0) Nov 22, 2007 Washington

    Wooden Hell
  26. RStang13

    RStang13 Initiate (105) Jun 22, 2011 New Jersey
    Beer Trader

    BCBVS. That is all...
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  27. Bitterbill

    Bitterbill Poo-Bah (5,761) Sep 14, 2002 Wyoming
    Premium Member Beer Trader

    I had that for New Years Day 2011, thanks to a great trade with wedgie9. Thanks again, Andy!

    I said in my review that because of the alcohol, it could use some cellaring time but I'm thinking now, wouldn't the Vanilla fade away? That made the brew, imho.
  28. tlacott1

    tlacott1 Initiate (0) Jun 16, 2012 Maryland

    This is a depressing thread =[
  29. hardy008

    hardy008 Poo-Bah (1,969) Jan 12, 2008 Minnesota

    Pliny the Younger.
  30. SDStoneEnthusiast

    SDStoneEnthusiast Initiate (0) Feb 24, 2013 California

    2nd This.
    The only (non-internal) release missing in my Quingenti Collection, tis a sad thing there were so few. I've met a few who still have some cellar'd away, but they're not letting go.
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