Is Eclipse worth it?

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by atomic, Feb 21, 2013.

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  1. Horbar

    Horbar Zealot (560) Feb 24, 2012 Rhode Island

    No, unless you got lots of $$$. I could get 10 cans of Heady instead. Or, 6 BCBS, or two BC variants, or a lot of stuff. Make your $30 work for you, not you for it.
  2. jtmartino

    jtmartino Initiate (0) Dec 11, 2010 California
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    BCBS and its variants >>>>>>>>>> Eclipse any day of the week. Eclipse pricing is silly.

    I wish we had more top-tier BA stouts around here to drive Fifty Fifty's pricing down. Once BCBS hits the left coast again, those jokers are in trouble.
  3. sil1

    sil1 Aspirant (228) May 19, 2012 California
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    Is it good yes pretty good, is it worth 30 plus no, u can get something better at a fraction of the price.
  4. sil1

    sil1 Aspirant (228) May 19, 2012 California
    Beer Trader

    A single of bourbon county is better than a bomber of eclipse
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  5. Angst

    Angst Initiate (175) Nov 8, 2007 California
    Beer Trader

    If you can afford it, yes. I think they are excellent. Are they overpriced at $33 sure but i'd say it's worth trying at least once and if you can afford it, why not. This is the second year I've purchased them through futures (Cheaper). I have no regrets and will be purchasing them next year.
  6. evilc

    evilc Initiate (0) Jan 27, 2012 California

    I am going to have to agree with this, unless it's a '10.
  7. RyanBeer13

    RyanBeer13 Initiate (0) Jan 24, 2011 Virginia

    PVW Eclipse is the shit
  8. abecall98

    abecall98 Devotee (450) Aug 11, 2007 California
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    Not for $30. Good beer for $20 though.
  9. Devi0us

    Devi0us Initiate (0) May 3, 2011 California

    $30 a bottle? Fuck that, Give me 2 bottles of Parabola please...All day everyday and twice on Sundays...

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  10. sukwonee

    sukwonee Crusader (740) Dec 13, 2011 Washington
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    Just repeating what others have said above - EC 18 was solid. I wouldn't pay 30 bucks for it though.

    CORKSCREWFISH Initiate (0) Apr 22, 2011 Illinois

    BCBCS is worth $30! Luckily it's only 15-20!
    A better question might be:
    Which beers are worth $30 but cost substantially less.
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