Latest WOW beer!

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by Jeffo, Jun 17, 2013.

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  1. Woodman70

    Woodman70 Aspirant (212) Jun 1, 2013 Wisconsin

    Lagunitas - Born Yesterday was a very nice treat
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  2. DeweyCheatem-n-Howe

    DeweyCheatem-n-Howe Disciple (318) May 23, 2015 Massachusetts

    Lagunitas Born Yesterday was incredible, and I can't wait to crack my first Founder's Harvest to compare.
    Also Founder's Backwoods Bastard. Oh, man, that is some good barrel-aged amazingess.
  3. Mortarforker

    Mortarforker Zealot (539) Oct 27, 2004 Texas

    Green flash brewing's Hop Head Red
  4. Cycle69

    Cycle69 Devotee (434) Dec 23, 2013 Canada

    Expected Born Yesterday to be good, but it was the growler of Hoppy Birthday I picked up at the same time that made me say, "Wow!"
  5. spacecake9

    spacecake9 Meyvn (1,068) Apr 26, 2014 Illinois

    Drinking it now - Funky Buddha Last Snow Porter
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    SINKTIPS_N_SUDS Initiate (0) Sep 9, 2014 Ohio

    Fat heads head hunter continually amazes me. If I don't drink it for a while then pick some up im blown away.
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  7. cjgiant

    cjgiant Poo-Bah (5,289) Jul 13, 2013 District of Columbia

    Two that come to mind, although "WOW!" might be a tad strong, are GF/Alpine Nelson and damn close to wow in lowercase: Born Yesterday.
  8. ClavisAurea

    ClavisAurea Meyvn (1,029) Jul 4, 2008 New York

    Hill Farmstead Edward on tap in Burlington, VT.
  9. floridadrift

    floridadrift Initiate (0) Oct 24, 2014 Florida

  10. Raj

    Raj Disciple (318) Jun 25, 2014 Illinois

    Been on a porter kick lately, both HF Everett and Founders Porter are excellent
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  11. Hendrick24

    Hendrick24 Defender (666) Sep 6, 2013 Wisconsin

    Been on the same kick, Anchor Porter is the standout for me.
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  12. lazyjc22

    lazyjc22 Initiate (96) Feb 12, 2010 Virginia

    Calm Before the Storm made me say, "Wow". A yellow beer that tastes of coffee, I was impressed.
  13. bbowdoin

    bbowdoin Initiate (56) Dec 26, 2013 Georgia

    Avery Raspberry Sour and Anderson Valley Briney Melon Gose
  14. Can_if_you_can

    Can_if_you_can Crusader (793) Mar 15, 2012 Minnesota

    boulevard collaboration #5 with cigar city 'tropical pale ale" best pale ale I've had since I tried my first pseudo Sue two years ago.... Wow!
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  15. Crim122

    Crim122 Aspirant (238) Aug 4, 2014 North Carolina

    I had a 2014 Abyss on draft when I was in Austin a few days ago. It was my first time trying The Abyss, was SOOOO good.
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  16. Hoolie5

    Hoolie5 Initiate (129) Mar 23, 2011 Wisconsin

  17. prost2hefeweizen

    prost2hefeweizen Initiate (0) Aug 6, 2015 Oklahoma

    Founders Backwoods Bastard! Delicious!!!
  18. Ipaupaweallpa

    Ipaupaweallpa Initiate (179) Dec 26, 2014 Alabama

    Firestone Union jack
    Evil twin Lil b
    Dark penance by founders. Sorry Stone, but this took the place of ssr. Best black ipa to me.
    And Stone sorry not sorry (but I expected the wow) most Stone ipa releases wow me
  19. Ieatlambfries

    Ieatlambfries Zealot (584) Dec 5, 2003 New Jersey

    Other Half We Been Out Here In Orbit. A stand out Imperial Stout in a world where there's too many mediocre Impys.

    And I know I'll get killed for this one...

    Dogfish Head Higher Math. At 17% a sipper for sure, yet the port like flavors they were able to develop made it go down way too easy.
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  20. puboflyons

    puboflyons Poo-Bah (5,550) Jul 26, 2008 New Hampshire

    Dogfish Head 120 Minute IPA. Although many BA members had it before now I had not and it went beyond my expectations.
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  21. ben4321

    ben4321 Initiate (23) Jul 7, 2009 New Jersey

    I found Bruery Filmishmish to be really excellent
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  22. NDogg44

    NDogg44 Initiate (128) Oct 21, 2015 Texas

    Phantom Carriage Dolores. Amazing brew.
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  23. SmittyinUpstate

    SmittyinUpstate Initiate (60) Aug 27, 2015 Arizona

    Finally had 1st Heady and Focal while in VT recently. Both WOWs for me. Even with all the hype around them, still wow beers for me.
  24. Toasty

    Toasty Initiate (0) Mar 24, 2014 New Jersey

    Had a Death By Coconut the other day it was awesome

    and I usually hate anything coconut
  25. Redgoatman

    Redgoatman Aspirant (295) May 21, 2015 California

    I agree Death by Coconut was fantastic, also had Backwoods Bastard which was great as well!
  26. OldManMetal

    OldManMetal Devotee (487) Jun 5, 2015 North Carolina

    Yeah, Lagunitas Born Yesterday. Nose of the Year.
  27. A_Rad

    A_Rad Aspirant (290) May 8, 2015 Wisconsin

    Just took a CO trip and was wowed by numerous beers I had there. Top 3 were:

    Crooked Stave Nightmare On Brett
    Snowbank S'mores Stout
    Odell Russian Pirate
  28. blackstar212

    blackstar212 Initiate (0) Nov 11, 2015 Ohio

    Heavy Seas Loose Cannon IPA.

    For you IPA lovers this is an outstanding IPA not sure how to describe it except it is the most delicious IPA I have ever had and at 7.25% to boot. Simply amazing stuff.
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  29. Brolo75

    Brolo75 Initiate (0) Aug 10, 2013 California

    Had this today, very tasty, was a little apprehensive about pomegranates in a Belgian strong pale ale.
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  30. alexanderplatz

    alexanderplatz Aspirant (259) Jul 5, 2015 Kentucky

    Big Bad Baptist was a decadent treat that left me wishing I had brought home more than 1 bottle.
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  31. BourbonJersey

    BourbonJersey Aspirant (250) Jan 18, 2014 New Jersey

    Trillium Artaic and Prairie/Omnipollo Omniprairie
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  32. yumbeer

    yumbeer Initiate (169) May 20, 2014 Florida

    Just had The Bruery/Jester King Collab Imperial Cabinet and holy wow! Huge Vanilla up front and in the nose, then citrus and spice and a twist of sour on the back end. Seriously, one of the most interesting beers I've had in a long time! Extremely unique. I've never had anything quite like it. I want more, please somebody offer me one for trade!!
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  33. WhoKnew23

    WhoKnew23 Initiate (119) Oct 20, 2014 Michigan

    I just had No Rules from Perrin...Wow...
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  34. MattMorin

    MattMorin Devotee (432) May 2, 2015 Illinois

    2011 Kate the Great from Portsmouth I had Monday was unbelievable, but the 2014 Barrel Aged Sump from Perennial I had last weekend was the best beer I ever had. I also had the new Goose Island Rare on Monday which was a very close third. It was a good week!
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  35. BullDoza

    BullDoza Initiate (194) Apr 12, 2014 Texas

    Just drank a Mastermind from fiddlehead. Wow.
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  36. anonymoose

    anonymoose Initiate (0) Sep 29, 2015 North Carolina

    Toppling goliath sosus and hopsmack are nothing short of perfection
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  37. 64vdub

    64vdub Aspirant (283) Feb 20, 2014 California

    Bottle Logic Passionate Dragon
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  38. CJNAPS

    CJNAPS Meyvn (1,089) Nov 3, 2013 California

    Founders KBS, had it for the first time last week and I need more lol
  39. nick0417

    nick0417 Initiate (0) Jun 13, 2014 Illinois

    Sierra Nevada's Celebration. Had it for the first time a few days ago and was totally blown away. Can't believe it took me so long to come to such an amazing beer. Looking forward to more in the very near future.
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  40. lambpasty

    lambpasty Devotee (426) May 3, 2013 New Hampshire

    As of yesterday it's Death by Coconut. Exactly as advertised.
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