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. fujindemon74

    fujindemon74 Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 Pennsylvania

    That sheet is year-round back here yo :grimacing:
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  2. lonewolfcry

    lonewolfcry Zealot (561) Dec 7, 2007 Minnesota
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    You didn't say "you CAN'T get it all the time"
    And even though I live close to Surly - technically I even can't get this all the time so it would have to be...


    ...Fresh please
  3. HopDiggityDawg

    HopDiggityDawg Initiate (159) Nov 3, 2010 North Carolina
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    Zombie Dust Yo...........
  4. nate8767

    nate8767 Initiate (82) Nov 1, 2011 Alabama
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    It makes me sad that no one else in this thread has tried Live Oak Hefeweizen
  5. Stevedore

    Stevedore Poo-Bah (3,677) Nov 16, 2012 Wisconsin
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  6. omniscientcause

    omniscientcause Initiate (0) Jun 4, 2010 District of Columbia

    Ill play this game...ill choose whatever I have the most of in my fridge tonight....Looks like its heady topper. I suppose thats an okay option.
  7. ezperkins2

    ezperkins2 Aspirant (298) Jan 3, 2011 California
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    Adam from the wood.
  8. Porkhustle

    Porkhustle Initiate (0) Dec 6, 2012

    Two Brothers Domaine DuPage or Great Lakes Eliot Ness
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  9. flayedandskinned

    flayedandskinned Initiate (0) Jan 1, 2011 California
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  10. Stinger80OH

    Stinger80OH Crusader (718) Nov 11, 2011 Ohio
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    Heady and Wake N Bake
  11. Mscarpen

    Mscarpen Initiate (0) Apr 2, 2011 Tennessee
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    2011 Bourbon County Stout is a BEAST, but one that offers a challenge I would badly accept day after day.
  12. Dennoman

    Dennoman Initiate (0) Aug 20, 2011 Belgium

    I'm fairly calvinistic in my beer beliefs. A good beer should be something special and therefore not so easily available. If you go through some degree of effort to obtain in, then and only then will you savor it as a special treat. This isn't about tasting the "rare", but more about the celebration of the blood, sweat and tears you went through to get it.
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  13. imduffman

    imduffman Initiate (0) Oct 22, 2012 Ohio

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  14. soughtbygod

    soughtbygod Initiate (0) Apr 27, 2011 California
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    KRBC 5th anniversary IIPA, or what they happened to bottle this year as "winter ale" same thing, but it would have to be fresh, the hops fall off on this beer and turn from my favorite IIPA of all time to a beer thats ok within a couple of weeks, so as long as i could always get it extremly fresh with no more than a week on it this would be my choice
  15. raczkowski

    raczkowski Disciple (324) May 16, 2011 Florida
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    i would want something sessionable i could drink year round, so i would have to go with NB Shift or some other form of pale ale, possibly an IPA that i can drink during the 100 degree days of spring/summer/fall here in florida.
  16. LegalBrew87

    LegalBrew87 Initiate (0) Mar 6, 2012 California

    I'd probably go with Alpine's Keene Idea or Pizza Port's Poor Man's IPA
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  17. RedAleMan

    RedAleMan Disciple (331) Apr 27, 2009 Ontario (Canada)

    Samuel Adams Octoberfest
  18. GodlessWatermelon

    GodlessWatermelon Initiate (0) Apr 12, 2012 Maryland

    Duchesse. I could drink that beer like water.
  19. imthaschmidt

    imthaschmidt Initiate (0) Nov 9, 2012

    love me some surly hell lager
  20. marine1975

    marine1975 Disciple (373) Apr 27, 2009 North Carolina
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    Zombie Dust fo shizzle!!!
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  21. UDbeernut

    UDbeernut Initiate (0) Jan 16, 2004 Florida

    Nugget Nectar!
  22. ndelpego

    ndelpego Initiate (0) Feb 20, 2010 California

    I'd probably go with KRBC's CITRA DIPA. I'd also say some nice belgian quad or maybe a imperial stout like Abyss, but I think if I could only have one forever, it would have to be an IPA
  23. TheSaboteur

    TheSaboteur Initiate (0) Sep 20, 2010 Nebraska

    Abrasive, maybe white rajah.
  24. Ispeakforthetrees

    Ispeakforthetrees Aspirant (232) Apr 2, 2012 Colorado

    I like the shit out of this.
  25. cadizkyguy

    cadizkyguy Initiate (0) Mar 17, 2008 Kentucky

    Figure Eight's Raven Tor, an under the radar oatmeal stout.. Only available on tap and in growler fills from the brewery in Valparaiso, Indiana.
  26. ditka311

    ditka311 Initiate (56) Aug 22, 2009 Illinois

    Lagunitas Sucks
  27. johnyb

    johnyb Defender (691) Aug 11, 2012 Florida
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  28. Cugabuh

    Cugabuh Initiate (0) Dec 6, 2012 Massachusetts

    I agree. I'd like something tasty, fairly light, and drinkable.

    Weihenstephaner Vitus for me!
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  29. MADPolo

    MADPolo Initiate (0) Dec 19, 2012 Alabama

    Peg's Cantina/Cycle Brewing does a Wine-Barrel aged Stout that is amazing. It doesn't have an official name that I know of, but you only see it at special events. If I could get that bottled and have it on hand year round, I would be a happy man!
  30. LOCAL

    LOCAL Initiate (0) Oct 29, 2006 New Hampshire

  31. landrewg

    landrewg Initiate (184) Nov 11, 2008 Michigan
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    My first inclination was KBS but after reading a bunch of these posts I think I would go with Westy 12.

    I could age it and really have many different beers.
  32. darkandhoppy

    darkandhoppy Aspirant (291) Dec 26, 2008 Connecticut

    I'll throw some props to NEBCO and say Fuzzy Baby Ducks. So yummy. So drinkable. *Homer Drool Face*
  33. MIA4IPA

    MIA4IPA Initiate (0) Aug 23, 2012 Illinois

    Lil Sumpin Sumpin!!
  34. jb123

    jb123 Initiate (0) Dec 3, 2012 Michigan
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    la roja grand reserve
  35. SquirrelsBrews

    SquirrelsBrews Disciple (337) May 31, 2011 Massachusetts
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    HF Susan..6.0%
  36. eweaver16

    eweaver16 Initiate (68) Jan 1, 2013 Arizona

    It would have to be either zombie dust or the great bohdi! Both are phenomenol beers.
  37. FlakyBiscuit

    FlakyBiscuit Initiate (0) Sep 11, 2012 Pennsylvania

    Fresh hop slam
  38. Stoutish

    Stoutish Initiate (0) Jan 1, 2013 California

    "Black Hole Sun" Black Market Brewing Co. It's a RIS. And VERY rare.
  39. litheum94

    litheum94 Initiate (0) Dec 29, 2008 California

    That's a tough one. I have a couple of different ones from different styles:

    Russian River Row 2/Hill 56
    Cantillon Fou' Foune
    FW Parabola
    GI King Henry

    I'd probably have to choose Row 2 though. That would be an easier beer to drink for the rest of my life.
  40. RichardMNixon

    RichardMNixon Zealot (515) Jun 24, 2012 Pennsylvania
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    I could live with only Pliny, DRIPA, or Palate Wrecker.
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