Best Year Round 6-Pack From Your State

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  1. anglagard1

    anglagard1 Aspirant (215) Nov 17, 2010 Wisconsin

    Call me Joe 6-pack, but that's the way I like to buy my beer. I think a 6-pack that's available year-round is a good representation of an area's beer scene. I'll include 4-packs of pints, since they're close to being the same.
    For me, in Wisconsin, I think I'll go with New Glarus Moon Man. I could be talked out of that, however. Maybe Sprecher Heffe Weisse and Central Waters Satin Solstice as honorable mentions.
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  2. ThisWangsChung

    ThisWangsChung Poo-Bah (2,723) Oct 15, 2011 Maryland
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    Evolution Lot 3 IPA from MD.
  3. KansasBeerLover

    KansasBeerLover Disciple (341) Feb 16, 2009 Kansas

    Tallgrass Buffalo Sweat
  4. SeaOfShells

    SeaOfShells Initiate (0) Feb 22, 2011 California

    Can I go 4-pk and say Old Raspy?

    If not, I'm going with Stone IPA.
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  5. Woodward

    Woodward Initiate (0) Oct 27, 2012 Michigan
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    Two hearted for me.
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  6. dbfp210

    dbfp210 Initiate (0) Jun 27, 2012 Pennsylvania

    It might be Troegs Perpetual IPA. Although Yards Brawler holds a special place in my heart.
  7. nickapalooza86

    nickapalooza86 Initiate (0) Feb 23, 2010 Wisconsin

    No talking you out of that one, as in my opinion you are correct sir. God I love that beer!
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  8. iSrALE

    iSrALE Initiate (0) Nov 18, 2008 Mexico

    Sculpin and Little Sumpin Ale
  9. werdnacross

    werdnacross Initiate (0) Nov 20, 2008 California
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    union jack for a sixer in CA although this is available in many states, native to me.
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  10. BigCheese

    BigCheese Defender (689) Jul 4, 2009 Massachusetts

    Massachusetts: Ipswich Oatmeal Stout

    honorable mention:
    Jacks Abby does 500ml 4 packs, thats essentially a 6 pack)
    Harpoon Rye IPA
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  11. PorterLambic

    PorterLambic Poo-Bah (2,440) Nov 26, 2003 Florida

    Puppy's Breath Porter from CCB.
  12. siege06nd

    siege06nd Savant (935) Dec 29, 2009 Virginia
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    Virginia: Devil's Backbone Vienna Lager (unless Kilt Flasher is year round now)

    DC: DC Brau Public
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  13. MADPolo

    MADPolo Initiate (0) Dec 19, 2012 Alabama

    Cigar City Jai Alai or Maduro in the can.
  14. mikeburd1128

    mikeburd1128 Zealot (514) Oct 28, 2011 New Jersey

    Not too much in terms of home grown six packs in NJ. Especially year rounds. I guess it's either River Horse's Double Wit or Flying Fish's Exit 16.
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  15. lordofthewiens

    lordofthewiens Poo-Bah (4,039) Sep 17, 2005 Maine
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    Geary's HSA in Maine
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  16. jhartley

    jhartley Poo-Bah (2,400) Aug 22, 2010 Florida
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    Troegs Perpetual IPA is a great pick, but I am gonna say Sly Fox Rt. 113 IPA.
  17. RoninTK3

    RoninTK3 Aspirant (234) Nov 12, 2012 New Hampshire
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    Gray Sail Flying Jenny Extra Pale Ale in RI
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  18. jmgrub

    jmgrub Initiate (0) Nov 20, 2010 California

    Anchor Porter
  19. Stockfan42

    Stockfan42 Initiate (0) Jan 20, 2009 Massachusetts

    Gotta agree. I want to say Hopponius Union but its a 4. Ipswich Oatmeal Stout has got to be one of the best tho. Mayflower Oatmeal Stout is almost as good.
  20. bozodogbreath

    bozodogbreath Disciple (389) Oct 19, 2006 Indiana
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    Alpha King, Two Hearted
  21. Revenant

    Revenant Aspirant (280) Aug 8, 2012 Minnesota

    Gotta go with Day Tripper from Indeed Brewing.
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  22. anglagard1

    anglagard1 Aspirant (215) Nov 17, 2010 Wisconsin

    Just to warn you all, your opinion does not count unless you specify what state you live in :wink:
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  23. stephenjmoore

    stephenjmoore Poo-Bah (1,750) Feb 17, 2011 Maryland
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    I vote Flying Dog Gonzo for Maryland (Moved from 4-packs to 6-packs last year)
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  24. bound4er

    bound4er Champion (803) Jul 4, 2007 Wisconsin

    Lakefront IPA - always tasty, especially so when the weather is warm.
  25. Danny1217

    Danny1217 Champion (852) Jul 15, 2011 Florida
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    Since when is this in six packs?
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  26. JohnQVD

    JohnQVD Initiate (0) Jan 23, 2011 New York

    In Florida, definitely Jai-Alai.

    In New York, I haven't found it yet.
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  27. ediaz

    ediaz Aspirant (211) Nov 23, 2011 Florida
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    Jai alai
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  28. ledzeppelin4

    ledzeppelin4 Initiate (0) May 18, 2011 Illinois

    Two Brothers Cane and Ebel.
  29. kawilliams81

    kawilliams81 Meyvn (1,248) Feb 27, 2009 Illinois
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    Really? Zombie Dust trumps alpha all day! And, Two Hearted is from MI.
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  30. kawilliams81

    kawilliams81 Meyvn (1,248) Feb 27, 2009 Illinois
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    That was my first thought, but I have to go Revolution Anti Hero.
  31. BMMillsy

    BMMillsy Poo-Bah (2,310) Feb 16, 2012 Florida
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    My states:

    Michigan: tie for me with Reds Rye, Two Hearted, Kalamazoo Stout, Shorts Huma, and GL Burning River
    Florida: Jai Alai

    The dreamer above that said Puppy's Breath would be right for Florida if it were 6-packs!
  32. deuce9259

    deuce9259 Initiate (0) Dec 28, 2011 Ohio
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    Ohio - White Rajah or Headhunter (4 pk) I guess White Rajah to be technically correct.
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  33. BMMillsy

    BMMillsy Poo-Bah (2,310) Feb 16, 2012 Florida
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    Woops. Great Lakes is Ohio...was just thinking availibility, not home state. Cross that off.
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  34. deuce9259

    deuce9259 Initiate (0) Dec 28, 2011 Ohio
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    What part of Michigan are you from?
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  35. PorterLambic

    PorterLambic Poo-Bah (2,440) Nov 26, 2003 Florida

    When I bring 6 growlers home from the Tasting Room. :grinning: Sadly, that isn't that often.
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  36. WYVYRN527

    WYVYRN527 Initiate (0) Jan 8, 2007 Minnesota

    If it has to be six, then it would be Indeed Day Tripper here in Minnesota. Cut it down to four tall-boys and it's hands down Abrasive!
  37. hoparoundnw2337

    hoparoundnw2337 Initiate (55) Aug 6, 2011 Washington
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    In Washington (state) - Obsidian Stout. Black Butte Porter not far behind.
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  38. bifrost17

    bifrost17 Initiate (0) Dec 16, 2011 Washington

    These are definitely good choices, but I believe the OP said From Your State. Obsidian and Black Butte can be found in my fridge pretty frequently, but they're brewed in Oregon. You and I both live in Washington, so my vote goes to Fremonts Universal Pale Ale.
  39. hoparoundnw2337

    hoparoundnw2337 Initiate (55) Aug 6, 2011 Washington
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    Good catch. I have so much i was not thinking.
  40. thepartybird

    thepartybird Initiate (0) Jun 24, 2011 Colorado

    Cigar City Tocobaga...

    Not sure why Puppy's Breath is here - fairly sure that is draft only as I've never seen it outside the brewpub. Probably seasonal too as the pub isn't offering it right now.
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