Best Year Round 6-Pack From Your State

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  1. FosterJM

    FosterJM Poo-Bah (2,719) Nov 16, 2009 California
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    FW Pale 31
    Stone Pale Ale
    Stone IPA
    FW Double Jack
    NC Old Raspy

  2. denver10

    denver10 Poo-Bah (2,293) Nov 17, 2010 New Mexico

    Colorado --> Odell's IPA.

    I just had my first Left Hand Milk Stout in a good while and was reminded just how much I enjoy that beer, so that would be my honorable mention.
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  3. SoggyCoasters

    SoggyCoasters Initiate (0) Jan 4, 2013 New Jersey

    Agreed. Had to actually think about this. Exit 16 might be the beat year round for NJ
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  4. gillis

    gillis Initiate (0) Jan 14, 2010 Massachusetts

    In Massachusetts, I'd have to say Mayflower Porter or Ipswich Nut Brown.
  5. akuyper

    akuyper Initiate (158) Jan 29, 2009 Washington
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    In Iowa, we don't have many good in-state beers in sixers...yet. Toppling Goliath starts bottling this spring, so therefore it will be my favorite sixer from my state and from any state for that matter. Get on the bandwagon.
  6. Providence

    Providence Initiate (0) Feb 24, 2010 Rhode Island

    I'd say the regular Grey Sail Ale. Stuff is awesome!
  7. C20Percent

    C20Percent Initiate (0) Aug 24, 2011 Virginia
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    In VA -- toss up for me between: Devils Backbone Kilt Flasher and Port City Porter

    In DC -- DC Brau Public
  8. planbee

    planbee Disciple (303) May 28, 2009 North Carolina
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    These. I would add Mother Earth Dark Cloud in there to make a nice top 5 for NC as far as this category is concerned.
  9. Heatwave33

    Heatwave33 Devotee (456) Sep 13, 2011 Florida
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    Florida= Jai Alai
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  10. hornsup

    hornsup Disciple (324) Nov 29, 2012 Virginia
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    Virginia- AleWerks Coffeehouse Stout, Port City Porter

    Close- Blue Mountain Full Nelson
  11. ghostly

    ghostly Initiate (0) Mar 7, 2011 New York

    Most from NY would say Ithaca Flower Power, and they wouldn't be wrong. I'll throw in Ommegang Abbey Ale and Brooklyn Pilsner.

    In my home state of Maine, I'd say Geary's HSA and whatever seasonal Peak Organic has out at the moment.
  12. Smurf2055

    Smurf2055 Initiate (0) Nov 12, 2011 Washington

    I think Elysian's Night Owl is a pretty darned good sixer
  13. Icarus

    Icarus Initiate (175) Oct 6, 2012 Minnesota

    Surly Furious is always great year round!

    4 pack pint still counts
  14. whiterabbit

    whiterabbit Initiate (0) Jan 24, 2010 Ohio

    Ohio - Great Lakes Edmund Fritzgerald comes in a 6'er

    4 pk has to be Fathead's Head Hunter. Incredible brew.............
  15. BigMikelikesbeer

    BigMikelikesbeer Initiate (0) Jan 10, 2013

    Highland's Oatmeal Porter in NC
  16. papat444

    papat444 Initiate (0) Dec 28, 2006 Quebec (Canada)
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    4-pack of Peche Mortel
  17. BigMikelikesbeer

    BigMikelikesbeer Initiate (0) Jan 10, 2013

    Hey Joe, that reminded me the local watering hole has Thursday specials on in state beer. Thanks, dude
  18. zach60614

    zach60614 Aspirant (205) May 1, 2012 Illinois
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    For Chicago, I vote Zombie Dust for best, Revolution Anti-Hero for best value.

    And yes, I know Zombie Dust is $35/case at the brewery. I'm talking at a beer store in the city. I'm not going to make a habit out of driving all the way to Munster every week.
  19. Sazz9

    Sazz9 Initiate (0) Jul 6, 2012 Texas

    Texas: Deep Ellum IPA, Rahr Ugly Pug Black lager and Storm Cloud IPA
    Tennessee: Yazoo Dos Perros
  20. UHCougar12

    UHCougar12 Disciple (382) Feb 21, 2011 Texas
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    Texas- Karbach Wiesse Versa
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  21. holymoly

    holymoly Initiate (0) Jan 10, 2013 Virginia

    Blue Mountain Full Nelson Pale Ale pretty much blows everything else in VA out of the water as far as year round beers go.
  22. holymoly

    holymoly Initiate (0) Jan 10, 2013 Virginia

    Red's Rye isn't going to be year round anymore, right?
  23. BMMillsy

    BMMillsy Poo-Bah (2,310) Feb 16, 2012 Florida
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    Correct. But it was this past year.
  24. gregmoscetti

    gregmoscetti Initiate (0) Mar 9, 2009 California

  25. fujindemon74

    fujindemon74 Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 Pennsylvania

    I'm in PA, and thought the $9/sixer I recently paid for Gonzo was the best purchase I've made in forever.
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  26. BlakeAM

    BlakeAM Disciple (313) Nov 6, 2011 Illinois

    Does Three Floyd's count as chicagoland? If so definitely Zombie Dust. Otherwise I'm on board with Anti-Hero and Hopslayer
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  27. BrownAleMale

    BrownAleMale Initiate (0) Dec 14, 2011 Wisconsin
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    Im from Wisco also and I would go with Oso Night train with my Honorable mentions being Central Waters Mudpuppy porter and Sprecher Black Bavarian
  28. gatornation

    gatornation Poo-Bah (3,670) Apr 18, 2007 Minnesota
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    Surly Furious
  29. nucmedmario

    nucmedmario Aspirant (283) Sep 1, 2010 Illinois
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    chicago isn't a state. and three floyds is in indiana.
  30. MrRockstar

    MrRockstar Initiate (157) Sep 9, 2006 Pennsylvania
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    now if CBC would just start bottling Bodhi you'd have one hell of a trifecta

    SPLITGRIN Poo-Bah (1,604) May 13, 2003 Kentucky
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    Here in Ky my current favorite is West 6th IPA.
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  32. SchuStar

    SchuStar Initiate (0) Mar 21, 2011 Illinois
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    "You dumb bastard..."
  33. zac16125

    zac16125 Poo-Bah (1,805) Jan 26, 2010 South Carolina
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    Chiming in from SC with a vote for Westbrook IPA. Fantastic stuff when fresh.
  34. Thickfreakness

    Thickfreakness Initiate (0) Oct 2, 2010 New York

    Get some Flower Power!
  35. Thickfreakness

    Thickfreakness Initiate (0) Oct 2, 2010 New York

    I gotta go with Flower Power. I'd love to say Brooklyn Black Chocolate Stout because I can usually find it for 10 months or so of the year near me, but I could say the same with ST Choklat as well.
  36. BigStein88

    BigStein88 Disciple (313) Nov 5, 2007 New Hampshire
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    Another NH vote for Smuttynose IPA.
  37. Leepa_Time

    Leepa_Time Initiate (0) Jan 4, 2013 Maryland

    i just came in to post exactly the same thing.
  38. kpanter

    kpanter Aspirant (205) Nov 25, 2012 Florida
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    Have you had Jai Alai?
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  39. haruspexvic

    haruspexvic Initiate (0) Aug 23, 2012 Illinois

    I gotta go with anti hero.. shame that possibly the best year round 6 pack out of Illinois only came out like 4 months ago.
  40. Savearth

    Savearth Disciple (330) Mar 5, 2012 Michigan
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    Indiana: In the pre-Zombie Dust era, I'd say Gumballhead. Now, ZD.
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