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Lagunitas Sucks Brown Shugga Substitute Ale is on the way

Discussion in 'Beer Releases' started by otispdriftwood, Dec 12, 2012.

  1. jb123

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    got some in saginaw, michigan!!!
     
  2. ColoradicalBEER

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    Just got some today. I'm the beer buyer at Alameda Liquor Mart in Denver. Come get some!
     
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    Just picked up some in CT on my way home from work. Looks like I have good timing too as it just arrived today. I'll be opening one shortly..
     
  4. BeerThursdays

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    Got some today, and it's phenomenal.
     
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    Holy Grapefruit! I'm in love!
     
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  6. Omensetter

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    Picked this up in Bloomington IL this weekend. It lives up to the hype and then some. Best DIPA I've ever had.
     
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    Anyone know how this stacked up to last year's? Tweaked at all? This was limited in PHX last season and seemed to have moved pretty slowly. My local shop got a few cases and it looks to be pushed off to the side almost as if it were in the way. I thought it was a really tasty beer but it seems there is some SUCKS cult movement I was completely unaware of...
     
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    Got a sixer on Sunday at Woodmans in Madison WI. Pretty good, starts out really damn balanced and delicious and then it becomes a hop bomb. Like licking a pine tree doused in grapefruit juice. The fianceƩ immediately ran to get a glass of water after drinking a bit of it. Once that initial hop bomb passes though, the balanced flavour really continues to stand out. Pretty good, glad I have six of them because I hate buying a sixer and not being able to finish the next 5.
     
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    I liked it a lot. When I brought it to a tasting I got some slack for it. Would compare it to the Enjoy By 12.21 and say the Enjoy By 12.21 was a little bit better.
     
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    This stuff is dangerous. So drinkable for nearly 8%.
     
  11. tdmccarthy

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    HyVee in Peoria got it last week. Friar Tuck got it this week. I wouldn't call it the best DIPA I've had but it's in very good company. It's fantastic. I've already picked up a case and share quite a bit with friends who have all been impressed.
     
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    Killer seasonal. Dangerous drinkability though.
     
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    How about long island? Anyone?
     
  14. Dan_Bowman

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    I hope we see much more of this, I'm lovin it!
     
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    Just got it in 6's this week in NW Minnesota. Scheduled to be on tap next week.
     
  16. cosmicevan

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    everywhere now
     
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    panicked. found 2 more 6 packs. phew.
     
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    Anyone see it in VA?
     
  19. derricksmalls

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    Hampton Roads has it... not sure about other areas, 8.99/6pk. at the store I frequent.
     
  20. dynajack1

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    How about MA!!!!!!!
     
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    Yes in Chitown!!
     
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    I have seen Sucks on draft in Maine. Anyone seen bottles yet?
     
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    Picked up 3 sixes in north central Connecticut over the weekend. Never saw Brown Sugga in bottles, but we got Substitute.....strange!

    Sucks/Substitute is awesome, as usual!
     
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  24. dynajack1

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    Just grabbed a six in Newburyport. $12. Friggin steal!!!!!!
     
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    SUPPOSED to be hitting shelves today in eastern MA. I will believe it when I see it though.
     
  26. fearfactory

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    Found it in Raynham today!
     
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    That is a good sign!
     
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    Hit Plymouth, MA yesterday. Its amazing. Better than I recall.
     
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    it is making its way out to New Jersey this week and I am itching to try this!
     
  30. TheLostGringo

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    Good, not great, not sure what all the fuss is all about. paled in comparison to the Cigar City Jai Lai IPA I had prior to trying this.
     
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    The Shep in Haledon has on tap, fantastic stuff.
     
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    It's here in Chicago and has been for awhile. Oddly enough, I usually get it at Dominicks for 8.99 or 9.99 and haven't seen it once at a bottle shop.
     
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    This brew sucks and the hop aroma power...SUCKS. Wife and I are looking forward to the 32oz'rs.
     
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    Well, I finally got some yesterday and tried it. I thought it was pretty good. I still have yet to have a Lagunitas brew I do not like!
     
  35. tbryan5

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    Where is it usually released? Like is it limited to a certain region of the country?
     
  36. GennyCreamAle

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    any WNY sightings yet?
     
  37. tx_beer_man

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    I only found at one store in Texas - HEB Bunkerhill.
     
  38. dianimal

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    The whole month of December and part of January I kept bugging the liquor stores around me if they have gotten any of this in. Finally, one got some in and saved a sixer for me.

    Yesterday, I went to Bevmo, and they had 14 cases. :confused: F me.
     
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    I've been drinking this stuff like water, four 6 packs deep as is, then bought a case today at Whole Foods. It may not be for everyone, but I love it!
     
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    Great beer, I usually pick up a few sixers of Hopslam around this time of year but I think I'll probably just get 1 this year and buy more Sucks.
     
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