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Favorite beer season.

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by ColinStClaire, Feb 7, 2013.

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Favorite season to drink beer and why.

  1. Summer

    8.7%
  2. Fall

    20.4%
  3. Winter

    36.9%
  4. Spring

    6.8%
  5. Doesn't matter

    27.2%
  1. ColinStClaire

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    When is your favorite time to drink beer? In front of the fire with a nice stout? Out back with the burgers grilling and a refreshing hefe? Somewhere in between?
     
  2. devlishdamsel

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    October baby!
     
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  3. sokol21

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    Yes, please.
     
  4. JoeyBeerBelly

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    That's one of the great things about beer...

    it's always in season!
     
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  5. leedorham

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    Absolutely!
     
  6. ColinStClaire

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    I chose fall. back to back awesome beer time: fresh-hop beers followed by the winter beers!
     
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  8. leedorham

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    Exactly.
     
  9. CircusBoy

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    Winter because it has the best seasonal releases.
     
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    I probably drink better beer in the winter, but I enjoy it just as much (if not more) in the summer. There's something about a beautiful summer day that makes beer taste better.
     
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    Stout Season!
     
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    What season is not best? They all blend together. Cheers
     
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    Nugget Nectar season is my favorite. From Master Oogway, "Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, but today is a gift. That is why it is called the present." Cheers!
     
  14. 4kbrianb

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    I apparently am one of the very few that loves Spring time releases. Sours and Saisons for dayzzz broooo
     
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    I think it'd be winter for me. I absolutely love stouts and porters. But I have to admit that I'm looking forward to enjoying a bitter or saison outside on a warm Summer day.
     
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    I try to ignore the seasons and just drink the best of what's out there. If pumpkin ales were available now, I'd probably have some Pumking this weekend.
     
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    I chose doesn't matter since they're all my favorite beer seasons.
     
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    The one that just ended, the one we are in, and the one that is coming up.
     
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    I only drink beer during four seasons.
     
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    You're really missing out then, I feel bad for you.
     
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    Winter if only for the seasonal stouts and IPA releases.
     
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    Sitting outside in mid spring in Michigan drinking a good Belgian Tripel. Most likely a Dragonmead Final Absolution. I keep it well stocked right next to me Two Hearted
     
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    I guess we have a lot of cold weather drinkers. I thought for sure "Doesn't Matter" would be ahead.
     
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    Fall. Which now starts in late August thanks to the current release schedules.......
     
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    Plus the one that you yearn for but is far away, right?:)
     
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    Summer, purely due to weather and atmosphere..
     
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    FALL. hands down the best. cool, chilly weather, sweatshirts, football, octoberfests, pumpkin brews. the best.
     
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    I only drink in the seasons that have weather.
     
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    Hmm...as far as seasonals and styles that are traditionally drank in the season, I'd have to go with Fall. Still some warm enough days where I crave a hoppy crisp IPA, but the stouts and porters are starting to become more prominent again. So I voted Fall.

    That said, my favorite season to drink beer in is Summer. Beer goes with all Summer activities. Camping, fishing, rodeo, street dances, etc. Nothing like a refreshing cold brew after a hot day playing outside.
     
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    There is great seasonal beer year round...but winter is my favorite, like 'em dark and brooding like the weather.
     
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    I love stouts so Fall/Winter is good. This is my first early spring since I started drinking craft regularly almost a year ago and right now I'm all about the HOPS! It's weird to me how your palate actually changes with the weather(at least in my case.)
     
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    I think January and February releases top the year. I enjoy winter as all beer styles taste good in the winter. Its hard to drink an Impy Stout or Porter on a hot afternoon but I have no trouble drinking a tasty 4.5% lager in middle of winter.
     
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    Fall/Winter...Stouts and Barleywines!
     
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    I just can't pick one. I love the variety among the seasons. And I really have trouble even picking a favorite style.

    Thank you breweries! This is one area where I feel it's a good thing to be indecisive. ;)
     
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    Oktoberfest! Love the traditional Germans and some local interpretations, plus the fresh/wet hop stuff comes out around the same time
     
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    My favourite season to drink beer - Summer on the patio with family & friends , starting happy hour early
    that said ;)
    My favourite season of beer - Fall Oktoberfest , Fresh & Wet Hopped & of course Pumpkin
     
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    Any beer for any season.
     
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