One of the new Weyerbacher labels

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by Dweedlebug, Mar 30, 2012.

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  1. Dweedlebug

    Dweedlebug Initiate (0) Feb 28, 2012 Pennsylvania

  2. Mavajo

    Mavajo Initiate (0) Feb 10, 2007 Georgia

    That's an upgrade eh? Well I guess we went from Windows 3.1 to Windows 98 at least. Next up, turn of the century!
  3. Rempo

    Rempo Initiate (0) Jan 18, 2010 Indiana

    For those wanting to see the old label:

  4. Dweedlebug

    Dweedlebug Initiate (0) Feb 28, 2012 Pennsylvania

    What's wrong with the new label now?
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  5. BirdsandHops

    BirdsandHops Pooh-Bah (2,837) Apr 14, 2008 Oregon
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    Looks a hell of a lot better than the old one.
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  6. beerFool28607

    beerFool28607 Initiate (0) Feb 22, 2012 North Carolina

    Wow, that's quite an improvement!
  7. nrs207

    nrs207 Initiate (0) Sep 8, 2011 Pennsylvania

    Holy shit that's so much better I can't wait to see the other ones.
  8. ninner00

    ninner00 Initiate (0) Mar 5, 2010 Ohio

    Glad they ditched the font too.
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  9. Steeeve

    Steeeve Initiate (0) Nov 16, 2010 Pennsylvania

    Love it! Can't wait to see Double Simcoe and Old Heathen, as those are probably the worst of the bunch.

    Is there any reason why this is the first to be released? Seems odd since it doesnt come out til August/September.
  10. C20Percent

    C20Percent Initiate (0) Aug 24, 2011 Virginia

    The funny thing is the old Imperial Pumpkin Ale label was probably one of the best of the former labels. I like this new one.
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  11. Dweedlebug

    Dweedlebug Initiate (0) Feb 28, 2012 Pennsylvania

    If I had to guess, I would say it's because they want to use up all the old labels before they switch to the new ones and a seasonal shouldn't have any (or many) old labels lying about. Don't really know for sure.

    I'm looking forward to the Merry Monks redesign.
  12. Agold

    Agold Maven (1,251) Mar 13, 2010 Pennsylvania

    If you
    think those two are the worst, I have one word for you.
  13. joeebbs

    joeebbs Initiate (0) Apr 29, 2009 Pennsylvania

    Not a fan of their new logo font. Looks like a variation on Yards and Alaskan.
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  14. LostTraveler

    LostTraveler Initiate (0) Oct 28, 2011 Maine

    They should go down to the elementary school and have a contest for their labels with some second graders- pay them in Reeces pieces and ring pops. Bet they could get better eye catching labels.
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  15. BB1313

    BB1313 Grand Pooh-Bah (4,278) Jul 16, 2009 Ohio
    Pooh-Bah Society Trader

    I think it looks good. I mean seriously, what do people want?? Is the beer good or no?

    Off topic, but I read they're dropping Hops Infusion and adding a West Coast IPA, so I'm excited for that!
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  16. imbrue001

    imbrue001 Initiate (0) Aug 6, 2010 Pennsylvania

    More brewers with bad labels need to start crowd sourcing designs from actual design communities such as threadless.
    I don't like seeing head brewers try to put there little spin on what they think looks cool. *cough*heavy seas*cough* Just focus on the beer. Leave the artwork to actual artists.
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  17. BB1313

    BB1313 Grand Pooh-Bah (4,278) Jul 16, 2009 Ohio
    Pooh-Bah Society Trader

    Imperial Pumpkin Ale actually comes out in July, it's always the first pumpkin ale I see..
  18. yankeefan287

    yankeefan287 Initiate (0) Feb 23, 2012 Pennsylvania

    Not sure if they were trying to get rid of all of their old labels but the Wegmans in Easton had full shelves of it about a month ago. They may still have some.
  19. Dweedlebug

    Dweedlebug Initiate (0) Feb 28, 2012 Pennsylvania

    But you probably already guessed that, didn't you?
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  20. ajaxivan

    ajaxivan Initiate (0) Jul 3, 2008 Pennsylvania

    I was thinking the same think untill the old one was posted, now it looks like my kid did it. The new one is a big improvement.
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