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Love Belgian Beer?

Join us Sep 17 in Portland, Maine for Return of the Belgian Beer Fest, featuring hundreds of authentic Belgian beers and Belgian-inspired offerings.

Tickets + more: beeradvocate.com/belgian

Most refreshing beer for the dog days of summer.

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by twizzard, Jul 15, 2013.

  1. BH712

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    Weihenstephaner Hefe
     
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    Always have a Saga close while out grilling
     
  3. JRoPA

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    Victory Summer Love
    Aviator Mad Beach
     
  4. Beertsipper

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    This year it's been Wolaver's Fresh Slice
     
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    I recently had Left Hand's Polestar Pilsner. That hit the spot pretty well
     
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    A good Gose...e.g.,

    Lost Nation Gose
    Off Color Troublesome
    Bayerischer Bahnhof Leipziger Gose

    Or Berliner Weisse...e.g.,
    NEBCO Weiss Trash
    OEC Exilis
    Bayerischer Bahnhof Berliner.
     
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    Harpoon UFO White
     
  9. keithmurray

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    THIS!
     
  10. beefandbean22

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    Anderson Valley's Gose is my favorite this summer, especially when I find it at the grocery store for $7.99/six pack. Gotta love it. Plus, always happy to drink Fremont Summer or if I'm really feeling like opening one, any of the De Garde bu's.
     
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    Had this yesterday and it was awesome
    [​IMG]
     
  12. reaganrvltn

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    St. Bernardus Wit
     
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    Allagash White
     
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  14. AdmiralOzone

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    [​IMG]I know there isn't a lot of love for this on this site, but when it's hot and these are ice cold they are slamable.
     
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    Wicked Weed Coolcumber. I thought it would be subtle, but it was pure fresh cucumber, right in your face. Like a great mixed drink, this beer pushes all of the buttons with a great beer, with Belgian-like originality (vegetable well done and spices). Completely refreshing, easy to drink, and allows room for more than one.
     
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    This summer it has been Westbrook Gose.
     
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    Founders All Day.
     
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    Hands down, for me, it's Abita's Strawberry Harvest. Just a great refreshing with a hint of strawberry on the back-end. Crisp, delicious and not heavy at all.
     
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    Any one of these.....
    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
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    I bought some Anderson Valley Gose a while back and got thru the first couple ok then realized this beer is really horrible so i tried giving one to my brother in law, he got about halfway through and dumped the rest. Some beers that keep lingering around in the fridge i finally use for cooking like in a chili but this one i don't know.
     
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    Founders - All Day
    Anderson Valley - The Kimmie, The Yink & The Holy Gose
    Fat Heads - Sunshine Daydream
    Rivertown Brewing Company - Lil' Sipa
     
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    I recently got a Westbrook Gose. Drank it on a hot day, and it was perfect. I should find Anderson Valley's gose.
     
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    I always go for a clean crisp and juicy pseudo sue.
     
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    Fiddlehead's Second Fiddle is not only the best IPA in the Country,
    but it is also a great Dog Days brew. Very hard to come by.

    I'll be trying Revolution's Anti-Hero and New Glarus Scream pretty soon.
    Maybe I'll change my mind.
     
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    Stillwater Classic Saison, Wet hop/ Fresh Hop ales are in season right now so any one of them also.
     
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    Off Color Troublesome or Metropolitan Krankshaft for me.
     
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    Victory Prima Pils and Reissdorf Kolsch
     
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    Oberon is surprisingly good for the heat, but I'd still go with Rodenback Grand Cru or maybe Sour in the Rye
     
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    In the heat of south Texas, the only true beer that makes any sense this time of year is Weihenstephaner original. Light, full of flavor, and with this heat, makes you wish you were in Bavaria!
     
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    Firestone's Pivo Pils
     
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