Prince Tuesday

Discussion in 'New England' started by MVP09, Dec 13, 2012.

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  1. MVP09

    MVP09 Devotee (417) Oct 19, 2012 Massachusetts
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    Has anyone tried this? Or know if it can be had. I think it was around this summer. Collaboration with Allagash, MB, and Rising Tide
     
  2. Massbmx

    Massbmx Devotee (408) Apr 5, 2011 Massachusetts
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    I had it on tap at Great Lost Bear at the end of summer and thought it was awesome...probably the best Belgian IPA I've tried. Very nice collab, you could taste the contributions from each brewery. No idea if its still available, but I know it was Maine only.
     
  3. tehzachatak

    tehzachatak Initiate (0) Sep 19, 2010 Massachusetts

    Was Maine only, was over $20 per 750. Haven't heard of any around anytime recently - pretty sure the entire batch sold out pretty fast. IMO (had one bottle), was totally fine, but not even remotely close to worth it (and Allagash and MBC are two of my favorite breweries, and I love Rising Tide too...)
     
  4. Brez07

    Brez07 Initiate (0) Sep 29, 2009 Maine

    Just grab a Rising Tide Daymark. Basically the same thing ;)
     
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  5. dciBA

    dciBA Aspirant (258) Dec 23, 2007 Maine
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    I hate complaining about price but the 22$ price tag on this bottle was absurd for a Belgian IPA that was IMO inferior to Hugh Malone(15 for that one).
     
  6. cbeer88

    cbeer88 Crusader (719) Sep 5, 2007 Massachusetts

    I tried it on draft, and had multiple opportunities to buy bottles but passed. It's a very nice but extremely overpriced beer. You can get all sorts of equal-or-better Belgians for half the price (De Ranke XX, Chouffe IPA, Hopsinjoor, etc), and some other very comprable American versions for even less.
     
  7. theo871

    theo871 Aspirant (280) Jan 22, 2004 Maine
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    The price was high because it was a fundraiser for Portland Trails.
     
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