Best beer with a cheap price

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by djrn2, Mar 15, 2013.

  1. djrn2

    djrn2 Nov 4, 2009 New Jersey
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    5.99 for Smuttynose Baltic Porter

    6.99 for Port Old Viscosity

    I love both those beer and having that cheap is even better!
     
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  2. MykelJH

    MykelJH Aug 3, 2011 California

    pliny
    racer 5
    old rasputin
     
  3. victory4me

    victory4me Oct 16, 2004 Pennsylvania

    Narragansett Summer Ale.
     
  4. iwantmorehops

    iwantmorehops Sep 25, 2010 Vermont
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    Berkshire Brewing Co
    Narragansett
     
  5. klaybie

    klaybie Nov 15, 2009 Illinois

    Mirror Pond Pale Ale and Red Chair NWPA for $8.99
     
  6. Brunite

    Brunite Sep 21, 2009 Illinois

    Eh....Boston Lager at a buck a bottle in 12's.
     
  7. kingofhop

    kingofhop May 9, 2010 Oklahoma

    Dundee.
     
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  8. JuniperJesus

    JuniperJesus Feb 26, 2011 Illinois

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    Goose Island IPA 12 Packs!
     
  9. LMT

    LMT Oct 15, 2009 Virginia

    Sierra Celebration...$7.49 a sixer last season (I still can't believe such a quality, drinkable beer was so cheap)
    Prima Pils...$7.99
    Weihenstephaner (original, pilsener, or hefeweizen)...all $7.99

    These are my cheap "go-to's."

    (*Prices are for northern VA).
     
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  10. DarkDragon999

    DarkDragon999 Feb 13, 2013 Rhode Island

    Pretty much all the Narragansett beers. They come in 16 oz cans and Ive never seen a sixer for more than 7.99.
     
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  11. 1up

    1up Mar 5, 2013 District of Columbia

    Yuengling was my luxury beer in college. Don't drink it much anymore though.
     
  12. ridglens

    ridglens Jan 10, 2010 Indiana

  13. sefus12

    sefus12 Sep 7, 2006 Kentucky

    Any of SN's regular lineup (Torpedo for my taste, but i love them all).
     
  14. ShanePB

    ShanePB Sep 6, 2010 Pennsylvania
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    These have become my beach beer for the summer.
     
  15. BCarder

    BCarder Dec 16, 2011 Massachusetts

    Narragansett tall boy 6 packs
    Lagunitas Hop Stoopid bomber (seen it for about 5.95 before)
    Berkshire Brewing (anything really)
     
  16. imbrue001

    imbrue001 Aug 6, 2010 Pennsylvania

    no no no, EVERYTHING is expensive.
    They gonna raise the price if we keep talking about how cheap they are.
     
  17. beerme411

    beerme411 Sep 28, 2010 California

    Mission St IPA and PA at $5.99 contract brewed by Firestone Walker
    TJ's Stockyard Oatmeal Stout $5.99
     
  18. Frankinstiener

    Frankinstiener Jul 28, 2009 Illinois
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    My avatar - Drifter Pale ale, $6.99 for a six pack of one of the best and most unique pale ales available. This and a few of the Sierra Nevada 6 packs are the best values in beer.
     
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  19. williamjbauer

    williamjbauer Jan 17, 2012 Colorado
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    PBR. Certainly got cheap going for it.

    I got Sucks for less than $10 for a sixer. Very tasty for that price point.
     
  20. SortaAmbivalent

    SortaAmbivalent Sep 11, 2005 Minnesota
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    Summit Saga at $11.99 for a 12 pack is awesome.
     
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  21. LMT

    LMT Oct 15, 2009 Virginia

    Forgot about Sucks...if you ever come over the border in VA, it's still readily available for $8.49.
     
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  22. fredmugs

    fredmugs Aug 11, 2012 Indiana
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    Torpedo at $12 - $13 a 12 pack wins the "cheap" prize for me.
     
  23. BlitzShadow

    BlitzShadow Dec 5, 2005 Pennsylvania

    Long Trail Double Bag... $32 / case and 7+ % ABV, the case should last a while.
     
  24. MatthewPlus

    MatthewPlus Jan 2, 2013 Florida
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    Are you poopin' me? Lagunitas Hop Stoopid Bombers for $3.99 on the east coast? All day long...
     
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  25. BrettHead

    BrettHead Sep 18, 2010 Nebraska

    Summit Saga
    Rasputin
    SN sixers
    Lagunitas sixers

    Those are the ones on my short list
     
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  26. El_Zilcho

    El_Zilcho May 3, 2012 Virginia

    Stockyard is on point! Also the Mission St. Anniversary ale came out recently and it should still be in stores, I hope so anyway because I need to get more. $3.50/bomber you can't go wrong.
     
  27. RblWthACoz

    RblWthACoz Aug 19, 2006 Pennsylvania

    That's easy: Zywiec Porter. I think it was $2.49 for 16 or so ounces (when I was in Brooklyn) and it's a 9.5% beer; and an awesome example of a baltic porter.
     
  28. 5thOhio

    5thOhio May 13, 2007 South Carolina

    haven't seen this thread for at least...oh...two months?
     
  29. zstef99

    zstef99 Dec 25, 2008 New York

    Cheap is a relative term, but Sucks is $7.99 at my local store. Best value in the whole store, IMO.
     
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  30. BrettHead

    BrettHead Sep 18, 2010 Nebraska

    Yeah that's a great one. Very good beer in a 500ml for a very good price. $1.99 here
     
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  31. Beefytits4

    Beefytits4 Nov 2, 2011 Illinois

    NB Ranger 6.99
     
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  32. CurtFromHershey

    CurtFromHershey Oct 4, 2012 Minnesota
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    Even though this exact same thread pops up every 10 days or so, I still enjoy browsing just to see everyone's definition of "cheap". $6.99 for a bomber equates to a $22.87 6-pack. In my world, that's not cheap.
     
  33. coachdicarlo

    coachdicarlo Apr 20, 2012 Missouri

    LOL at these beers being "cheap"
     
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  34. IanSpindler

    IanSpindler Jan 6, 2012 Alberta (Canada)

    Red Racer 6 packs for $16, seems like a lot but that's pretty cheap for a great IPA in Canada!

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  35. coachdicarlo

    coachdicarlo Apr 20, 2012 Missouri

    that's freaking expensive. #Fail
     
  36. danieelol

    danieelol Jun 15, 2010 Australia

    Overrated beer (too much Belgian flavour)...but it's cheap as shit
     
  37. MykelJH

    MykelJH Aug 3, 2011 California

    7.99 a four pack is great if you ask me
     
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  38. coachdicarlo

    coachdicarlo Apr 20, 2012 Missouri

    Cheapest I've ever seen Pliny is $4.49 per 16 oz bottle. Your number does not equate
     
  39. Rochefort10nh

    Rochefort10nh Sep 30, 2005 New Hampshire
    Beer Trader

    You can get four Plinys for $7.99?!
     
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