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Sierra Nevada Hoptimum is here

Discussion in 'Beer Releases' started by ParchedNeedBeer, Apr 17, 2013.

  1. ParchedNeedBeer

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    Just in time for the 4/20 holiday weekend, hoptimum has hit shelves in the Chico area. That danky hop taste is just as strong as ever, with that sweet resin taste lingering. In the brewery, its suprisingly in bottle form only for now until they decide to tap it. Go get some!!
     
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    Woohoo. Ready to do a 3-year vertical! It's gonna be awesome!
     
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  3. flayedandskinned

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    Hopefully its not as sweet as last years.
     
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    One of my favorite brews ever, and the beer that singlehandedly got me into craft beer.

    I hope it hits the east coast soon!!!
     
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    Ill be looking for it in the bay area soon
     
  6. badb_rad

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    Hoptimum is fricken rad! Going to SN next week, can't wait to pick some up!
     
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    I was just trying to figure out when this is getting released last night. Stoked!!!
     
  8. ParchedNeedBeer

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    I cant give you a sugar reading between last years and this years, but there is some sweet/syrupy-ness to this years. I think thats how the beer is, and some like it and some dont.
     
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    My favorite brew company! F the haters.
     
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    Yep, it has a little sweetness to it. Just part of the experience of this great brew.
     
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    Need to try this. Didn't get any last year.
     
  12. No1Smitty

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    Ummm , could you possibly pick some up for a homie? :D
     
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  13. badb_rad

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    Oh yeah! I'll text ya with what's there
     
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    I've never tried it. Can't wait.

    I'm assuming it hits NY?
     
  15. No1Smitty

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    I really would like. Hoptimum glass or something. I can wait for the release. Should be soon. On another note I read somewhere BABF is on cask right now. Lucky!
     
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    Yes
     
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    I had it last year and it was good. But this year's is different. lol
     
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    less spices? not as many hops?



    :p
     
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    Jusr busting balls. SN make a ton of solid beers and Hoptium is one i look for every yr.Atleast last yr and this yr. can't wait.
     
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  20. otispdriftwood

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    Yes.
     
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    Can't wait, just discovered this last year BLEW MY MIND ! Hop overload, couldn't find anything on release dates anywhere so mucho gracias for posting!
     
  22. badb_rad

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    The Brewer & the Beer Geek video (SN website or youtube) about Hoptimum is pretty good, tells the history of it etc.
     
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    Hoptimum is da bomb !!!
     
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  24. No1Smitty

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    It's hit New York for '13 already? Wow fast ! Not even around the brewery yet?
     
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    haven't even heard of it yet. Want!
     
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    Glad this is out. Been waiting and thought I had missed it. Love this brew!
     
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    Excellent. Hoptimum is good beer and I would love to buy something from SN other than Summerfest this time of year.
     
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    I'll take a full pallet please.
     
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    Yes, I've seen it the last two years in NY. No worries, there will be plenty.
     
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    One of my favorites from SN. Hope it makes it to SoCal soon.:cool:
     
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    No exact date given. Sierra Nevada just said early May it should be on shelves.
     
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    Really can't wait
     
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    This will be my first year! I can't wait!
     
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    My favorite IIPA...by far...can't wait.
     
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    Anyone know when this will hit Washington?
     
  36. GetMeAnIPA

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    I've heard of it, but have never seen it or tried it; but the terms "Sierra Nevada" and "DIPA" would certainly seem to go together. I'll keep my eye out for it...and who are these Sierra Nevada haters, anyway? They'd have to be knuckle dragging fools. I've never had anything but very good beer from them. As huge as they've gotten, their quality level is astounding.
     
  38. Devi0us

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    At my Bevmo, Hoptimum never left...
     
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    Cannot fuckin wait for this to get to Seattle, I can't get enough Hoptimum!
     
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    There are no SN haters here, there are those who like SN and those who love SN, that is all. I am on the love SN side of things.
     
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