Lagunitas Sucks: 32oz and year round!

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by beerme411, Apr 17, 2012.

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  1. BB1313

    BB1313 Poo-Bah (2,416) Jul 16, 2009 Ohio

    ... But I will admit I'm guilty of buying bombers here and there, usually in-state beers, which ultimately makes me part of the problem as well. I don't think they're going anywhere. I just don't like the concept. Oh well. I'll be buying Sucks.
  2. Retail1LO

    Retail1LO Initiate (0) May 4, 2011 Pennsylvania

    Really??? You have to use your own font? LOL
  3. Swim424

    Swim424 Initiate (0) Apr 29, 2011 Florida

    will it be the same price as the schlitz malt liquor, and hood beers? because that would be AWESOME!
  4. fartmaster

    fartmaster Initiate (0) Dec 27, 2011 California

    holy shit...year round!!!...32 ounce bottles!!! badass!!!!!! cant wait for the next step.. Forties baby!!!
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  5. Giovacchini

    Giovacchini Initiate (0) Dec 16, 2011 California

    Omg! This makes me so f-ing happy.
  6. GameFreac

    GameFreac Disciple (371) Apr 8, 2011 Georgia
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    I don't know which news is better today...this or the fact that I'm gonna see Sleep live this summer.
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  7. IpeeA

    IpeeA Zealot (514) Jan 22, 2010 Missouri
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    All their beers are reasonably priced. I'd be very surprised if the value was much less than the 6 packs.
  8. Highbrow

    Highbrow Devotee (452) Jan 7, 2011 California
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    speaking of "the hood", word on the block is Anchor did some contract brewing for Laganitas - if the Sucks announcement is accurate i wonder if that's what made it possible?
  9. jesskidden

    jesskidden Meyvn (1,260) Aug 10, 2005 New Jersey

    Wasn't just "on the block" but tweeted by Magee and printed on the keg labels.

    Altho' I think that their new larger brewhouse (delayed due to the in-transit destruction of their initial one- the reason why they also had to do some contracting with Anchor) is probably more of a factor of why Sucks is moving to year 'round production.
  10. riotinmyskull

    riotinmyskull Initiate (0) Dec 15, 2011 Virginia

    oh man...can't wait to drink this year round and fresh. i love this beer.
  11. Sneers

    Sneers Initiate (0) Dec 27, 2009 Pennsylvania

    I'm fairly certain I'll pick up the first 32oz'er I see.
  12. Kadonny

    Kadonny Meyvn (1,218) Sep 5, 2007 Pennsylvania
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    I agree with this. Poor taste.

    Boy, they are really trying hard to stand out, so much so they are starting to look silly.
  13. H0rnedFr0gs

    H0rnedFr0gs Disciple (300) Mar 12, 2012 Texas
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    National release Growlers.

    As Rage Against the Machine once said "Fight the war, f@&k the norm"

    Regardless of format, bring this!
  14. BdubleEdubleRUN

    BdubleEdubleRUN Initiate (0) Jul 28, 2009 California

  15. Beertsipper

    Beertsipper Initiate (0) Nov 18, 2008 New York

    Where will we see the 32 ouncers? Strictly in beverage centers? Or gas stations and convenience stores too?
  16. BrianTheBrewer30

    BrianTheBrewer30 Aspirant (211) Nov 17, 2009 Massachusetts
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    Wonderful news. Cant wait to see these in stores.
  17. BB1313

    BB1313 Poo-Bah (2,416) Jul 16, 2009 Ohio

    What do you mean?
  18. cbutova

    cbutova Poo-Bah (3,344) Oct 10, 2008 Massachusetts
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    This is awesome news, 32oz of this beer will make a good night. I'm sure it will find its way into 6 packs again at some point as well. "varied packaging" seems to be hinting at that.
  19. Kadonny

    Kadonny Meyvn (1,218) Sep 5, 2007 Pennsylvania
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    First the whole "green can" thing to attract attention, now them trying to look cool using the term "hood beers". Nice job guys, as said before, stay classy.
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  20. evilc

    evilc Initiate (0) Jan 27, 2012 California

    Douchy interview.
  21. Unholygoalie

    Unholygoalie Initiate (8) Apr 1, 2009 California

    Yeah, because Olde E should be given the full respect it deserves. Lighten up, Francis.
    Ilyosha likes this.
  22. beerFool28607

    beerFool28607 Initiate (0) Feb 22, 2012 North Carolina

    Didn't watch the interview. Don't care how douchy he is. Just want more Sucks now!!

    I'm not sure what these "green cans" you speak of are, but if they fill them with Sucks then I'm down big homie.
  23. H0rnedFr0gs

    H0rnedFr0gs Disciple (300) Mar 12, 2012 Texas
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    Sarcasm is "a sharp, bitter, or cutting expression or remark; a bitter jibe or taunt",[1] usually conveyed through irony or understatement.[2] Most authorities distinguish sarcasm from irony;[3] however, others argue that sarcasm may or often does involve irony[4] or employs ambivalence.[5]

    Please apply said definition to the interview, the name of this beer, and it's potential packaging. Just pop a top and enjoy.
  24. MrTopher

    MrTopher Initiate (0) Aug 27, 2009 California
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    If this happens I will be VERY HAPPY, if it doesn't then I am going to be disappointed!
    Don't fail us now Lagunitas, bring back Sucks in whatever vessel you want, just bring it back.
  25. EJLinneman

    EJLinneman Aspirant (217) Mar 2, 2009 New Jersey
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    Was probably one of my favorite beers from them. Really psyched to see this happening.
  26. mltobin

    mltobin Poo-Bah (1,541) Apr 1, 2007 Connecticut
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    Sucks was one of the better beers that I have tried from them. I am all for them producing it year round.
  27. CTBeerPope

    CTBeerPope Aspirant (239) Jan 30, 2012 Connecticut
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    Hey lets try to remember this is craft beer. It should be fun and "out of the box" rather than snobby like some other alcoholic beverage communities can be. I know we wont always agree on everything here. Fun, fun, fun is what its all about in the end.
  28. ledzeppelin4

    ledzeppelin4 Initiate (0) May 18, 2011 Illinois

    That 32 oz better have a twist off cap.
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  29. fartmaster

    fartmaster Initiate (0) Dec 27, 2011 California

    :slight_frown: buzz kill
  30. AlcahueteJ

    AlcahueteJ Defender (631) Dec 4, 2004 Massachusetts

    32 oz. for a double IPA? This is the equivalent of four beers that I have to drink in one sitting. Unless I'm splitting this with someone I'll wait until it comes back out in six packs. I love Lagunitas, and this beer was tasty, but it's not a Munich Helles or a pilsner.
  31. Retail1LO

    Retail1LO Initiate (0) May 4, 2011 Pennsylvania

    I thought this was craft beer, not class beer. What's with this insistence that everyone stay classy? WTF is this, the sequel to Dos Equis "Stay thirsty, my friend." commercials? How about everyone stay relaxed? When did people around here stop having fun with craft beer and turn it into high fuckin' society? Smoke a peacepipe, crack a beer, and enjoy the ride. It's too short.
  32. baconsausage

    baconsausage Initiate (0) Jun 28, 2010 Vermont

    yea, i feel like im getting ripped off. i mean, where are my other 8oz?
  33. Jnorton00

    Jnorton00 Initiate (0) Apr 13, 2007 Massachusetts

    They'll help build up your tolerance!
  34. DevilsCups

    DevilsCups Initiate (0) Mar 3, 2010 New York

    Do it Lags, do it.
  35. Bluecane

    Bluecane Initiate (0) Dec 30, 2011 New York

    I might need to buy a wine stopper...
  36. FatSalad

    FatSalad Initiate (0) Apr 19, 2012

    Oh, I have one of those too.
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  37. Giovacchini

    Giovacchini Initiate (0) Dec 16, 2011 California

    This is a great marketing idea. I hope they don't cheapen the recipe.
  38. fartmaster

    fartmaster Initiate (0) Dec 27, 2011 California

    i hope they sell it for the same price as those gangsta beers.
  39. AngusOg

    AngusOg Meyvn (1,000) Apr 23, 2010 North Carolina
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  40. Beertsipper

    Beertsipper Initiate (0) Nov 18, 2008 New York

    If this is going to be mass produced, I hope they do not compromise on the quality.
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