Just fell in love with a one and done.

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by SawDog505, Jan 2, 2013.

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  1. EyePeeAyBryan

    EyePeeAyBryan Crusader (703) Dec 20, 2011 Arizona
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    At least you got two, I only got one! It was so freakin' good and all I could do the whole time I was drinking was be pissed at myself. I must have walked by this beer 20x while it sat on the shelves for a couple of weeks. Leave it up to me to wait just until they sold out to try it.
  2. BeerNDoggerel

    BeerNDoggerel Zealot (500) Mar 13, 2011 Illinois

    Two Brothers' Revelry
  3. fmccormi

    fmccormi Meyvn (1,309) Oct 24, 2010 California
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    Ommegang Ommegeddon. I've already asked them :-(
  4. landrewg

    landrewg Initiate (185) Nov 11, 2008 Michigan
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    Founders Sappy Slappy Bastard

    It's basically Backwoods Bastard aged in maple barrels. Everytime I see anyone from Founders I ask about it.
    "Maybe some day..."
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  5. checktherhyme

    checktherhyme Initiate (152) Apr 8, 2008 Washington

    La Terroir for me. I know that New Belgium is releasing it again at some point, but it is only their second time making it and sour beers can be tough to replicate. I hope it will be the same as I remember.
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  6. Cenosillicaphobe

    Cenosillicaphobe Initiate (0) Jul 24, 2011 Maine

    I'm sorry, what I had heard was in reference to Rye'da Tiger.
  7. Cenosillicaphobe

    Cenosillicaphobe Initiate (0) Jul 24, 2011 Maine

    That sounds Godly.
  8. vonnegut21

    vonnegut21 Initiate (0) Apr 27, 2012 New York
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    It's in barrels as we speak.

    Back on topic, Stone 15th Anniversiary Escondidian Black IPA. This one needs to come back a la Sublimely Self-Righteous.
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  9. Gregfalone

    Gregfalone Initiate (0) Sep 5, 2012 California
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    Olfabrikken porter for me. It wasn't really a limited beer, but they haven't made it for a couple years. It was delicious, I wish I could find another bottle
  10. RoninTK3

    RoninTK3 Aspirant (234) Nov 12, 2012 New Hampshire
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    Smutty Rye IPA short batch from this summer. I bought two and finished the second one a couple months ago. They're doing a Rye IPA as a big beer this year, but it's not going to be the same beer.
  11. SmallestArt

    SmallestArt Initiate (0) Jun 9, 2010 Michigan

    Oakshire Heart Shaped Box was one I would really like to have again.
  12. imduffman

    imduffman Initiate (0) Oct 22, 2012 Ohio

    Budweiser american ale
  13. ericlawton007

    ericlawton007 Initiate (0) Jan 7, 2006 Connecticut

    Stone 10th Anni Ruination was first to come to mind, but also have to mention Avery's 14th Anniversary Beer. Picked up many a bottle of that but unfortunately had the last a couple years ago.
  14. TheMonkfish

    TheMonkfish Initiate (0) Jan 8, 2012 Chad

  15. timc100

    timc100 Disciple (377) Aug 13, 2012 Illinois
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    Zes Zes Zes... was lucky to have had 6 bombers though
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  16. Franch

    Franch Devotee (451) Mar 22, 2011 District of Columbia
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    hill farmstead civil disobedience 4.5. i asked if it was going to come back and shaun hill was like O_O oh god....what even was in that? and he and phil talked and concluded it was from a certain tank and neither was sure what exactly it was.
  17. gatornation

    gatornation Poo-Bah (3,413) Apr 18, 2007 Minnesota
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    Jubel 2010
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  18. Thickfreakness

    Thickfreakness Initiate (0) Oct 2, 2010 New York

    King Henry and BCBVS. Both were unreal!!!
  19. Thickfreakness

    Thickfreakness Initiate (0) Oct 2, 2010 New York

    It is a horrible feeling!
  20. luisc123

    luisc123 Initiate (173) Oct 20, 2011 California

    WOW. BB tasted like the best piece of candy ever. Adding maple to that? I might move to Michigan just to increase my chances to try this.
  21. MarkJBurch

    MarkJBurch Initiate (0) Jun 24, 2012 Pennsylvania

    Ellicotville Brewing Company's Nut Brown. Wasn't just one, more like five. But I have yet to seen it again.
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  22. jRocco2021

    jRocco2021 Disciple (351) Mar 13, 2010 Wisconsin
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    I bet it's a lot like when you have to decide which Ferrari to sell off to make room for a new model. That shit always happens to me :slight_frown: FML....
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  23. DrDemento456

    DrDemento456 Poo-Bah (3,363) May 15, 2009 Pennsylvania

    Man what a bourbon bomb that was and at 6 dollars a pour it was hard on both me and my wallet to choke down.

    If they bottled it I am sure after a year it would be amazing but I have never had so much bourbon in a beer since "Heavy Seas - The Great'er Pumpkin"

    Man do I hate boozy tasting beer!
  24. phildo7pt9

    phildo7pt9 Initiate (0) May 1, 2011 California

    I'll take a white chocolate off your hands :-)
  25. JamesShoemaker

    JamesShoemaker Initiate (0) Sep 21, 2012 Michigan
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    kylelenk tells me that Founders maple BA program is really expensive for them. The particular syrup maker from which they get the barrels sells miniscule amounts of their syrup for insane amounts of money. I imagine those barrels are equally expensive and in dearth quantity.

    With that said, I envy you. I've never had Better Half, SSB, or CBS. Sigh...
  26. guyinchicago

    guyinchicago Initiate (0) Apr 3, 2009 Illinois

    I really think that they will make Vanilla again at some point.

    So Rare and Henry.
  27. JamesShoemaker

    JamesShoemaker Initiate (0) Sep 21, 2012 Michigan
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    I don't think I've ever had a truly one-off beer, but in terms of the likelihood of me finding it again, I'd say BCBCS. kylelenk was gracious enough to share one of his bottles with me (he, too, was incredibly surprised to find them); it was delicious.
  28. Ernest_Hooper

    Ernest_Hooper Initiate (0) Apr 23, 2012 Michigan

    I think that I am one of the few people in the universe that really liked Stone Vertical Epic 12/12/12. However, I'm not sure if this counts because even though it was a 'one and done', there are bottles still in stores all over the area. I will definitely have it again, but I'm still putting it out there.

    Sticking with Stone I will reiterate the 15th Anniversary Escondidian Black IPA. That was a genuinely top notch 'Black IPA', which is normally a style that I avoid pretty regularly.
  29. Barrelsnbeer

    Barrelsnbeer Initiate (0) Oct 6, 2012 North Carolina
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    terrapin gamma ray, stone japanese green tea ipa collab. i tear up when i think about the stone collab. that beer was magical
  30. ficklenicholas

    ficklenicholas Initiate (115) Jul 26, 2011 California
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    i can get you more of that...
  31. zac16125

    zac16125 Poo-Bah (1,787) Jan 26, 2010 South Carolina
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    Imperial Biscotti. Then they decided to make more! There still is hope for you.
  32. fujindemon74

    fujindemon74 Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 Pennsylvania

    No, terrible is not having any & never tasting it in the first place.
    And BA English Barleywines are my favorite style.
  33. OnWisconsin

    OnWisconsin Initiate (0) Aug 14, 2012 Wisconsin
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    I don't know why exactly but it was this years Central Waters Brewers Reserve Bourbon Barrel Stout. I have many more and hope they continue to age this for a full year every year now!!
  34. jglowe77

    jglowe77 Initiate (0) Jan 24, 2011 Massachusetts

    Message me and lets work something out
  35. FEUO

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

    Hopslam and Kuhnhenn BB4D. I mourn the last bottle.
  36. JamesShoemaker

    JamesShoemaker Initiate (0) Sep 21, 2012 Michigan
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    So delicious this year. I only managed to keep one bottle for aging because I couldn't stop drinking it fresh!
  37. Casedogg43

    Casedogg43 Initiate (0) Jan 4, 2012 Indiana
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    Stone 10th was terrific.
    15th, not so much for me.

    Murda'd was a lights out one and done. Luckily, got my hands on a couple.
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  38. jRocco2021

    jRocco2021 Disciple (351) Mar 13, 2010 Wisconsin
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    I was being sarcastic I can't honestly feel bad for someone who complains about only having 4 left. That sucks man I at least got to try it (see avatar) but I only got 6oz's of it total 2oz'z at a time even then I still feel lucky that I got to try it. It's not the end of the world though I'm sure you've got to try stuff other people would kill for.
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  39. fujindemon74

    fujindemon74 Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 Pennsylvania

    I recognized your sarcasm and raised you.
    No worry bro.

    I would drink the shit out of King Henry though, given the chance.
  40. jRocco2021

    jRocco2021 Disciple (351) Mar 13, 2010 Wisconsin
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    Well I have been working on a trade to get one from a friend of mine. Got anything you wanna trade? I could BM you if/when I get it.
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