Everyone hates it...but you.

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by Treb0R, May 12, 2015.

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  1. zp6167a

    zp6167a Aspirant (250) Apr 19, 2011 District of Columbia

    Dogfish Head's Ta-Henket. I remember trying this in the Rehoboth brew pub shortly after it was featured on the Brew Master's show and thought it was amazing.
     
  2. sajaffe1

    sajaffe1 Initiate (0) Feb 16, 2013 Utah

    Birra Moretti
     
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  3. kaos

    kaos Initiate (0) Dec 27, 2014 New York

    Anti Venom - Du Claw
     
  4. gueuzeonhigh

    gueuzeonhigh Defender (676) Sep 25, 2003 Maine

    PBR tall boys or extra tall boys chilled ice cold-- always on a hot day...
    Another fave is a variant-- Beer water! One part club soda one part <And America Adjunct> PBR in my case-- stir in a few ice cubes! Perfect to rehydrate during the beer break while pushing 'round the lawnmower...
     
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  5. BJRHOMEBREW

    BJRHOMEBREW Initiate (0) Dec 18, 2008 Ohio

    Natural light. As much as as a hate to admit it I would take a natty over most of the other macros if it came down to it.
     
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  6. Burntknuckles

    Burntknuckles Initiate (0) May 7, 2014 Oregon

    Rhinelander Brewing - Boatswain Double IPA

    Try it in a blind test, it'll change your mind.
     
  7. Shroud0fdoom

    Shroud0fdoom Poo-Bah (1,620) Oct 31, 2013 Maryland

    I really dug that brew too. I was ready to rip on it when I tried it, it wasn't bad. Quite enjoyable.
     
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  8. Greywulfken

    Greywulfken Poo-Bah (4,738) Aug 25, 2010 New York
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    People hate Habanero Sculpin??? :grimacing::grimacing::grimacing: I mean, not you, obviously, but...

    Well, I suppose if you don't like heat in beer... See, but the flaw to some of this is that if you try a beer that has a particular "hook" and you know it's something you don't like, then not liking the beer really doesn't say anything (bad) about the beer, you know? Now if fans of chili in beer all hated the Habanero Sculpin, that's meaningful.

    That said, everyone knew that Stone's Crime and Punishment beers were gonna be hot, but everyone seemed to hate them - even folks that like heat in beer.

    That I said, I did not hate Crime or Punishment. :sunglasses:

    I also liked Indra Kunindra, described yesterday by @Raj as tasting of farts and cumin :stuck_out_tongue: lol

    And Rumpkin? Oh, man, I loved Rumpkin :grinning:
     
  9. halo3one

    halo3one Crusader (788) Jun 6, 2014 Georgia

    Miller lite....ohhh and Zima
     
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  10. Burntknuckles

    Burntknuckles Initiate (0) May 7, 2014 Oregon

    Yeah, I think Grapefruit sculpin and two hearted took the worst beating.
     
  11. Lordquackingstic

    Lordquackingstic Disciple (337) Jun 14, 2011 New York
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    I'm with you on that. I lived in Florence for a while. Nothing more refreshing than a 99 cent bomber of cold moretti on a stagnant, hot Italian summer day.
     
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  12. Boca-X

    Boca-X Zealot (529) Jan 21, 2014 Missouri

    Deep down inside EVERYONE loves Miller High Life ponies...including me...nice try :wink:
     
  13. Boca-X

    Boca-X Zealot (529) Jan 21, 2014 Missouri

    Snowdrift is a great snow shovel beer...you are not alone!
     
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  14. Toddwildcat

    Toddwildcat Aspirant (299) May 21, 2014 New Hampshire
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    Long Trail Brown Bag Series #5 Lemon Pepper Kolsch.
     
  15. herrburgess

    herrburgess Meyvn (1,113) Nov 4, 2009 South Carolina
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    Belle Vue Gueuze.
     
  16. KyleFnesvig

    KyleFnesvig Initiate (0) Mar 3, 2015 California

    Clamatos
     
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  17. Gaddabble

    Gaddabble Devotee (466) Mar 8, 2014 Ohio
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    Ithica Apricot Wheat is probably the best example. One of my favorites.

    And I don't love Genesee, but I definitely like it more than most.
     
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  18. tjmiller718

    tjmiller718 Aspirant (268) Mar 31, 2011 Virginia

    American pale wheat ales and brown ales- the two styles that got me into craft beer. I'd say particularly APWA get zero love but I really enjoy them come summer time.
     
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  19. JMS1512

    JMS1512 Crusader (776) Feb 18, 2013 New Jersey

    I don't mind Serum, or Brimstone. But I can't for the life of me remember when I last bought either.
     
  20. PA-Michigander

    PA-Michigander Meyvn (1,424) Nov 10, 2013 Pennsylvania
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    I'd have to say Newcastle. I'm guessing there is a fair chance it's nostalgia for the memories of me and my brother drinking it at the Bellagio sports book for free but I really do enjoy a nice brown ale regardless of who makes it.
     
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  21. jayrutgers

    jayrutgers Aspirant (202) Oct 29, 2011 New Jersey

    Latitude 48.
     
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  22. WesMantooth

    WesMantooth Poo-Bah (2,900) Jan 8, 2014 Ohio
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  23. KentT

    KentT Aspirant (207) Oct 15, 2008 Tennessee

    I like Genesee Cream Ale as a light refresher after working on the transmitter site when it is hot. Refreshing and easy to drink. A great lawnmower beer.
     
  24. WesMantooth

    WesMantooth Poo-Bah (2,900) Jan 8, 2014 Ohio
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    Found a couple that may qualify.
    St. Pauli Girl
    Newcastle Werewolf
     
  25. loafinaround

    loafinaround Aspirant (200) Jul 16, 2011 New York

    everyone hates it... but turn it into a beer float and it's good enough to erase awful memories of taking passport photos of a 13 mo old and 6 year old.
    yep, it's THAT good.
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  26. SixThousandDollars

    SixThousandDollars Initiate (0) Jul 1, 2012 Florida

    Okocim/ O.K. Beer. $5/4pack of tallboy cans, available everywhere including some gas stations in Cleveland. Non-adjunct lager for under $.13/ounce, nuff said.
     
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  27. CheapHysterics

    CheapHysterics Aspirant (230) Apr 1, 2009 Pennsylvania

    judging from your avatar, you're probably attracted to their heavy metal looking font. :stuck_out_tongue:
     
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  28. KyleFnesvig

    KyleFnesvig Initiate (0) Mar 3, 2015 California

    Cellar 3 silva stout I seem to be the only one who thinks it's good
     
  29. wolfpac255

    wolfpac255 Aspirant (267) Apr 13, 2015 Illinois
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    Was going to say the same thing. I love Summer Shandy on a hot day, especially when playing golf. I can kill a 12pk in 18 holes it goes down so easy.
     
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  30. cmmcdonn

    cmmcdonn Initiate (188) Jun 21, 2009 Virginia

    Rogue VooDoo series.



    I almost said (typed) that with a straight face.
     
  31. Imacopyouidiot

    Imacopyouidiot Initiate (0) Oct 1, 2012 Illinois

    Champagne of beers! The first beer my friends and I fell in love with.
     
  32. Imacopyouidiot

    Imacopyouidiot Initiate (0) Oct 1, 2012 Illinois

    Yikes, you should probably change your user name.
    What with the invasion of the Ukraine and the drugging women to rape them and what not.
    In Soviet Union, pudding pop eats you.
     
  33. hophugger

    hophugger Poo-Bah (1,989) Mar 5, 2014 Virginia

    Most middle of the road IPAS...I love them, most hate them..........
     
  34. jimmyfishkin

    jimmyfishkin Aspirant (213) Nov 17, 2008 Wisconsin

    I enjoy Coronado Mermaid Read and Bridgeport Kingpin, both of which only score an 81 here.
    A Bud Lite Lime after a long bike or doing some yard work really hits the spot.
     
  35. dortenzio1991

    dortenzio1991 Initiate (106) Aug 12, 2011 Connecticut

    Do people hate Abita Purple Haze?
     
  36. DrDemento456

    DrDemento456 Poo-Bah (3,893) May 15, 2009 Pennsylvania

    DUDE! I love that beer! Crushed a case one time a very session able fruit beer!

    And my contribution it has to be Southern Tier Pumking. This years batch was defiantly good and it holds up quite well even after 8 months. Not to brag but I was able to get a case just yesterday for 63 bucks!
     
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  37. Asics

    Asics Disciple (369) Jul 28, 2012 Washington

    Olympia Beer and Rainier, both are AALs but they actually have substance versus Budweiser, Coors, Miller, and their lite counterparts.
     
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  38. tobelerone

    tobelerone Poo-Bah (2,726) Dec 1, 2010 New York
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    This was the first beer that came to mind when I saw this thread. It delivered as advertised in a big way - mangos and chiles. Killer with grilled steaks and ranchero sauce.
     
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  39. tobelerone

    tobelerone Poo-Bah (2,726) Dec 1, 2010 New York
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    I like FIS and think it's a strong example of the style but it is undeniably ashy - very apt description.
     
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  40. fscottkey

    fscottkey Champion (800) Jan 18, 2014 New York

    Anheuser-Busch : Shock Top Shockolate Wheat. It is cheap and I like the chocolate flavor. You can say it is brewed by satan - but it is still tasty.
     
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