If you could get this ONE beer all the time...

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by FEUO, Dec 11, 2012.

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  1. bifrost17

    bifrost17 Initiate (0) Dec 16, 2011 Washington

    Hard to pick........Alesmith IPA, SNPA, or Great Divide Yeti.
  2. fuzzylogic

    fuzzylogic Initiate (0) Nov 16, 2008 Pennsylvania

    I would go sessionable with either Victory Lager or Lagunitas Pils
  3. shawnp

    shawnp Aspirant (237) Jan 15, 2010 Minnesota
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    This. End. Of. Thread.
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  4. FEUO

    FEUO Disciple (327) Jul 24, 2012 Ontario (Canada)

    What a stupid I am. :stuck_out_tongue:
    Semantics. Who needs em. :grinning:
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  5. MLeicht

    MLeicht Aspirant (252) Jul 9, 2012 New Jersey
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    Carton's Monkey Chased the Weasel. At 3.9% abv Berliner Weisse it was super sour and very sessionable Damn i miss that beer
  6. ja1022

    ja1022 Initiate (164) Sep 27, 2009 Indiana

    The best single beer I ever had was Double Trouble on draft at Three Floyds a couple of years back. Subsequent bottles and drafts were never quite up to that one single draft.

  7. Resuin

    Resuin Meyvn (1,292) Jun 18, 2012 Massachusetts
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    Hands down Pliny for me.....
  8. stealth

    stealth Zealot (507) Dec 16, 2011 Minnesota
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    Aged Consecration or Supplication, followed by Cuvee Des Jacobins.
  9. Marti403

    Marti403 Disciple (328) Jul 23, 2011 Michigan
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    New Glarus Belgian Red.
  10. Tiger33

    Tiger33 Initiate (0) Oct 28, 2011 North Carolina

    At first I thought this would be a very difficult decision but then I remembered......

    Hunahpu's Imperial Stout - Laird's Apple Brandy Barrel
  11. SteelersX

    SteelersX Disciple (375) Jan 30, 2011 New York
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    Three Floyds Pride and Joy
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  12. kojevergas

    kojevergas Poo-Bah (7,529) Aug 15, 2010 Texas
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    Probably John Martin Guinness. But Bell's Kalamazoo Stout really struck my fancy recently.
  13. Gregfalone

    Gregfalone Initiate (0) Sep 5, 2012 California
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    I'd have to drink samuel smiths taddy porter for the rest of my life. Unless it was an endless keg, then I might pick fullers London porter... Tough call
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  14. coreyfmcdonald

    coreyfmcdonald Savant (953) Nov 13, 2008 Georgia
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    This is really hard. I'm pretty sure I'd have to choose a Saison since they are complex yet most are easy enough to drink a few without it being a chore. I'd probably choose Saison Brett or one of the HF Saisons.
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  15. Stinger80OH

    Stinger80OH Crusader (747) Nov 11, 2011 Ohio
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    any of the following will do: Heady, Sculpin, Head Hunter, Founders All Day Session, Stone Cali-Belgique...
  16. nrs207

    nrs207 Defender (687) Sep 8, 2011 Pennsylvania
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    Heady Topper
  17. arniepnminne

    arniepnminne Initiate (173) Jun 2, 2010 Minnesota
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    This is easy, Surly Abrasive Ale.
  18. NSK79

    NSK79 Initiate (176) Jun 4, 2012 Illinois

    Zombie Dust.... Second choice would be 3F Hells Black Intelligencer because it reminds me of my other favorite beverage coffee.

    Yet to try the RR Plinys, but I'm betting they would rival my 3 floyds.
  19. DrWily

    DrWily Initiate (0) Nov 25, 2012 Illinois

    Citra ninja from pipeworks
  20. Bitter_Echo

    Bitter_Echo Initiate (0) Apr 13, 2012 Michigan

    Tricerahops DIPA from Ninkasi. Oh sure, if I had it everyday, I'd prolly get bored of it, but seeing how I was 1) blown so far off by it on my first and only try and 2) I can't get it with ease, makes this the sure pick for such a game. I could do worse. I suppose throwing out some local love I might say something like Two Hearted...that one wouldn't either be a bad thing to be stuck with...and only one caveat or I'm not playing: it has to be fresh. (And no, I haven't had the holy Pliny yet either, so I could just be dumb.)

    (And yes, this is like the old desert island disk game, and being a music consumer makes picking ten classic records almost completely, invalidly silly; but still fun to think about (changes by mood, just like beer!). I would imagine having to consume only one kind of beer as some sort of nightmare. A chance to discover and try different beers being the better part of paradise.)
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  21. jimmy666

    jimmy666 Initiate (0) Jun 20, 2010 Maryland

    DFH Palo Santo :slight_smile:
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  22. keithmurray

    keithmurray Meyvn (1,145) Oct 7, 2009 Connecticut

    All the damn Heady Topper answers are so predictable.

  23. brother_kenneth

    brother_kenneth Zealot (559) Oct 22, 2012 Virginia
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    I would easily choose Consecration, but sours give me heartburn, and I wouldn't want that all the time. So definitely Pliny, unless someone came along and gave me a Zombie Dust and it was better.
  24. jmgrub

    jmgrub Initiate (0) Nov 20, 2010 California

    Andechser Doppelbock
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  25. Flashy

    Flashy Initiate (0) Oct 22, 2003 Vermont

    Founders Breakfast Stout.
  26. Brewsky29

    Brewsky29 Initiate (0) Oct 29, 2011 Pennsylvania

    +1 to that !!
  27. BlowstotheBody

    BlowstotheBody Initiate (0) Oct 22, 2012 Florida

    I'd choose 1809 Berliner Weiss. It would suck to be limited to one beer though.
  28. LambicKing

    LambicKing Initiate (0) Apr 13, 2011 Germany

    Since Fou' Foune and Heady Topper are already mentioned, I'm going with Lente.

    And a double prescription of Nexium.
  29. loony4lambic

    loony4lambic Initiate (0) Nov 26, 2012 California

    Cantillon Classic
  30. wbumgarner

    wbumgarner Initiate (0) Jul 16, 2012

    Firestone Walker Union Jack
  31. ditmier

    ditmier Initiate (0) Nov 22, 2008 Idaho

    Adam and Oerbier reserva

  32. Zhiguli

    Zhiguli Aspirant (245) Jul 12, 2012 California

    and then one day you'll have the Younger and we may never hear from you again.. mind blown and all
  33. Zhiguli

    Zhiguli Aspirant (245) Jul 12, 2012 California

    since it's a game of hypotheticals i'll break the rules

    Citra and Adam from the Wood
  34. Thickfreakness

    Thickfreakness Initiate (0) Oct 2, 2010 New York

  35. Golden

    Golden Initiate (175) Dec 4, 2008 California
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    If I had to pay for the beers fresh Rayon Vert

    If all the beer I would ever drink was free probably Mikkeller It's Alive regular version.
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  36. nickapalooza86

    nickapalooza86 Initiate (0) Feb 23, 2010 Wisconsin

    NG Moon Man would be number one. With Two Hearted and Lakefront IPA as number two or three can not decide between..... I would choose a big amazing beer but who could really drink that crap all the time...
  37. RBassSFHOPit2ME

    RBassSFHOPit2ME Meyvn (1,126) Mar 1, 2009 California

    Pliny the Younger. Flavor, sessionability ;-) and punch all wrapped into one beer.
  38. Immortale25

    Immortale25 Poo-Bah (3,026) May 13, 2011 North Carolina
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    I used to think Bell's Two-Hearted but now it's all about the Zombie Dust
  39. jnoble

    jnoble Initiate (143) Feb 23, 2012 Washington

    Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier Märzen
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  40. JohnfromPurdue

    JohnfromPurdue Initiate (90) Apr 27, 2009 Indiana
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    I would go to all these overcrowded beer releases of the next best thing and sit in the corner drinking bottle after bottle of Don Quixote... like a boss!
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