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Beers you will never drink again

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by keithmurray, Oct 14, 2012.

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  1. flayedandskinned

    flayedandskinned Jan 1, 2011 California
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    Redhook ESB or IPA
    Widmer Hefeweizen
    Blue Moon
    Shock Top
    New Belgium Shift
    Hermitage sour
    Stella Artois

    There are so many lousy beers out there.
  2. JLoden

    JLoden Dec 3, 2012

    anything by Peoples!!!
  3. hopfenunmaltz

    hopfenunmaltz Jun 8, 2005 Michigan

    Ballantine IPA was brewed in various breweries over the years, with different recipes. The ABV and IBUs were said to have gone down over the years. A couple of clone recipes were in IPA by Mitch Steele. There was a beer brewed by Portsmouth Brewing called Clusters Last Stand which followed on of the recipes, but was finished with Columbus hops.

    I finally got around to homebrewing a clone. It is now in the keg for maturation. Will age it then dry hop, should be an interesting experience drinking this one.
  4. Porkhustle

    Porkhustle Dec 6, 2012

    I drink plenty of 80-85 range beers because I need to balance my beer budget, but also because I think a "good" beer is nothing to shy away from. That said, I would rather eat a bucket of chum than a Saranac Caramel Porter, any pumpkin beer (from Pumking to Pumpkinhead), Breckinridge Summer, and Port Jeff Smoked IPA.
  5. LudaFiske

    LudaFiske Apr 24, 2011 California

    The most overrated beer I'll never drink again is Flat Tire from New Belgium.
  6. Thirstygoat

    Thirstygoat Nov 22, 2012 Illinois
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  7. KAP1356

    KAP1356 Mar 26, 2009 Pennsylvania

    Without a doubt, Atwater Vanilla Java Porter. I've given it a try twice now and each time it just pisses me off.

    Second would be Mamma Mia! Pizza Beer. I mean, come on...really?
  8. RelentlessLefty

    RelentlessLefty Nov 1, 2012 Iowa

    I really hate blue moon and shock top(the other blue moon, I hear everyone call it). Everyone I am around drinks it to death.
  9. abeerlovr

    abeerlovr Jul 22, 2011 Florida

    Bud Light, makes me feel bad after half a bottle
    Stone 16th, had it last night, could not finish the glass...WAY too sweet
    Shiner Oktoberfest, plain yuck
    Last year's Vertical Epic...not epic at all
  10. Rekrule

    Rekrule Nov 11, 2011 Massachusetts

    Awful beer.
  11. cnbrown313

    cnbrown313 May 29, 2012 Illinois

    Big Sky - Kriek. Hopefully it was just an infected batch or something, but it honestly tasted like vomit. I never want to experience that taste again.
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  12. Preluderl

    Preluderl Sep 27, 2012 Pennsylvania
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    Bell's Two Hearted. Vile concoction.
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  13. Zhiguli

    Zhiguli Jul 12, 2012 California

    wtf? i can't even rule out BMC and this dude ruled out RIS? that stuff is nice!
  14. akbeerfiend

    akbeerfiend May 14, 2009 Alaska

    13$ you got off easy, I think I paid 18! horrible swill...
  15. Cugabuh

    Cugabuh Dec 6, 2012 Massachusetts

    Lagunita's Daytime and Kentucky Bourbon Ale. Bleck!
  16. redbok

    redbok Dec 6, 2012 Ohio

    Adams Bonfire Rauchbier -- I don't have anything against the style, but this one smells like the remains of a two-day-old house fire. Makes Schlenkerla seem like the Dom PĂ©rignon of bottled beer.
    Shiner Holiday Cheer -- (peaches & pecans) Sweeter fruit adjunct beers are generally OK by me, in moderation of course. This one has the charm of an arrogant high school cheer leader.
    Bells Two Hearted -- If I wanted to drink flowers, I would pour my wife's perfume in a short glass filled with chipped ice.
  17. luwak

    luwak Mar 2, 2010 Arizona
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    no, that's a totally gross beer (not as bad as Rogue Shakespeare Stout but bad); he's right.
  18. luwak

    luwak Mar 2, 2010 Arizona
    Beer Trader

    have you had the stouts?
  19. luwak

    luwak Mar 2, 2010 Arizona
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    yeah one of the worst things ever bottled...
  20. MIA4IPA

    MIA4IPA Aug 23, 2012 Illinois

    DFH 120 Don't get it!
    Firestone Walker DDBA YUCK!!

    BTW I loved Voo Doo Doughnut!!
  21. JamesShoemaker

    JamesShoemaker Sep 21, 2012 Michigan
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    What an interesting thread to read. For me: Weyerbacher Insanity.
  22. Robeerto89

    Robeerto89 Jan 8, 2012 Mississippi

    Scratch Sue. Had it again and it was superb. First bottle must have been infected.
  23. greg357

    greg357 Jun 18, 2010 Wisconsin

    My neighbor drinks it almost exclusively. I could wave my 2011 BCBS under his nose, and he'd go for the 'Dog every time, never understood it. On the other hand, it's a LOT cheaper to supply beer to parties he's invited to....
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  24. supermodified

    supermodified Nov 28, 2012 Ohio

    Evil Twin The Cowboy. The bottle sports a very hip-looking label that hides the vile swill inside. A smoked pilsener, it's hard to tell what wood was used; either old shipping pallets or cheap particle board furniture.

    Southern Tier Harvest was pretty bad, too.
  25. beerepiphany

    beerepiphany Oct 19, 2010 Illinois

    DFH Theobroma and Twisted Pine Ghost Face Killah (unless its in a recipe)
  26. Providence

    Providence Feb 24, 2010 Rhode Island

    BCBS or any of its variations.
  27. Drucifer

    Drucifer Apr 16, 2012 Illinois
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    DFH Tu Henket; supposedly it's very realistic as an Egyptian beer, but a fishy beer doesn't appeal to my palate.
  28. Gannon81

    Gannon81 Jan 5, 2012 Oregon

    Um, Beast Ice?
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  29. SeaOfShells

    SeaOfShells Feb 22, 2011 California

    The worst two beers I've ever had were DFH Ta Henket, and Shorts Raisin Apollo. The latter tasted like pea soup, and the former was reminiscent of steeped gym socks.
  30. BeerSocrates12

    BeerSocrates12 Dec 6, 2012 Texas

    ae fin du monde......just don't get people's love for this beer....or brewery for that matter...
  31. MapleSyrup

    MapleSyrup Jan 29, 2011 New Jersey

    Guinness Black Lager..
  32. whendeathsleeps

    whendeathsleeps Nov 5, 2011 Indiana

    Add Southern Tier's Creme Brulee to that list. It tastes like eating a vanilla scented Yankee candle.
  33. LostTraveler

    LostTraveler Oct 28, 2011 Maine

    please write this review.....
  34. Hopeswimmer

    Hopeswimmer Nov 5, 2012 Michigan
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    While PtE was pretty amazing, I was really disappointed in Heady Topper (not that it's terrible). I guess I'm fortunate to live in Michigan and have access to tons of amazing beer.
  35. whendeathsleeps

    whendeathsleeps Nov 5, 2011 Indiana

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  36. AugiePrimrose

    AugiePrimrose Nov 19, 2009 Illinois

    PtY is mine as well for similar reasons. I was living out in Bend, OR in 2010 and just happened to live up the hill from the now long gone Abbey Pub. The sixtel of PtY lasted the first night and into the next afternoon and I was able to enjoy four glasses over that time. I would put the chances of me ever living within walking distance of a quiet PtY tapping again at about 0%.
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  37. lumberteria

    lumberteria Dec 9, 2012 Kansas

    Cave Creek Chili Beer. Tastes like a flat Corona spiced up with a very hot chili pepper... so spicy hot that it burns your lips with every sip. I have had maybe 20,000 beers in my life and this one was my absolute worst experience.
  38. GRG1313

    GRG1313 Jan 15, 2009 California
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    Sam Adams Triple Bock
    Tactical Nuclear Penquin
    Sink the Bismark,

    and respectfully, and while I love most Dogfish Head brews and respect the hell out of Sam, perhaps the worst thing I've ever tasted,.....

  39. Lipsntoes

    Lipsntoes Jul 15, 2012 Ohio

    A drain pour that I wont be crossing paths with again.... Fat Head's Bumble Berry.

    And DFH Pumpkin Ale - Yuck.
  40. UCLABrewN84

    UCLABrewN84 Mar 18, 2010 California

    You should try Ghost Face Killah.
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