Southern Tier Creme Brulee: Who likes?

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  1. Mgm54

    Mgm54 Disciple (370) Apr 7, 2011 Illinois
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    I enjoy the beer quite a bit, but I rather share it that have the whole bottle. That said, I love vanilla beers, so I love this
     
  2. ant880

    ant880 Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2010 New York

    Sweet Georgia Brown...that is a diabetic coma in a glass!
     
  3. Beerisheaven

    Beerisheaven Devotee (463) Dec 5, 2007 Pennsylvania

    In an amazing development, there are people who like chocolate but do not like vanilla and vice versa. Probably applies to most beers in general.
     
  4. Nomad08

    Nomad08 Initiate (0) Nov 23, 2012 Pennsylvania

    Well with a name this beer has , no surprises on taste. Love it.
     
  5. PghBeerAlien

    PghBeerAlien Initiate (0) Feb 13, 2012 Pennsylvania

    I've tried it twice and decided it's not for me. Got through most of a bomber by myself, but poured the last mouthful or two.
     
  6. NearTheGrove

    NearTheGrove Initiate (196) Dec 5, 2012 Pennsylvania
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    It's a must try beer. Couldn't drink it everyday though. Be sure to have some friends around if your cracking a bomber.
     
  7. ShanePB

    ShanePB Poo-Bah (1,635) Sep 6, 2010 Pennsylvania
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    In small doses, I really enjoy it. I generally split a bottle 3 ways and that's plenty for me.
     
  8. BearsOnAcid

    BearsOnAcid Savant (955) Mar 17, 2009 Massachusetts
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    Saying this beer tastes like creme brulee is like saying purple drink tastes like grapes. Da fuq is wrong with you people?
     
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  9. papat444

    papat444 Initiate (0) Dec 28, 2006 Quebec (Canada)
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    Liked it and split with my wife. I do have a sweet tooth but i found they nailed the flavor they were going for.
     
  10. Siggy125

    Siggy125 Devotee (453) Nov 10, 2006 California
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    I love it, but like others have said, in very small doses and it works great a blender to achieve a certain flavor in other brews.

    I remember the first time I had it. I split a bomber into 2 pint glasses and shared with my son. The first sip was heaven which transitioned to gagging on sweetness.
     
  11. EyePeeAyBryan

    EyePeeAyBryan Champion (800) Dec 20, 2011 Arizona
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    No question, the worst beer I've ever had.
     
  12. flyingmick

    flyingmick Aspirant (260) Jul 3, 2012 Texas

    I like it a lot, but I can appreciate a 12 oz. pour at a bar more than a bomber at home. The richness can be pretty damn maddening.
     
  13. Thickfreakness

    Thickfreakness Initiate (0) Oct 2, 2010 New York

    Not something I could drink that often, but when then the mood strikes, nothing else will do.
     
  14. Knapp85

    Knapp85 Poo-Bah (5,854) Dec 25, 2009 Pennsylvania
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    I like it, I usually pick up a bottle each year that it comes out. I prefer this one over the others so I'm glad to see it's gonna be around again.
     
  15. Barrelsnbeer

    Barrelsnbeer Initiate (0) Oct 6, 2012 North Carolina
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    this beer is awesome in a 6oz pour and nails the flavors exactly of what creme brule should taste like, and being that the store i work at ALWAYS sells out and i have customers asking for it months after its gone they need to make more of it.
     
  16. Giovannilucano

    Giovannilucano Devotee (444) Feb 24, 2011 New Jersey

    Funny but my buddy LOVES Pumking and as much as I have shared with him more great brews he loves this! So much in fact in all seriousness when it comes out again he WILL be taking 10-15 cases of it!
     
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  17. fujindemon74

    fujindemon74 Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 Pennsylvania

    He should try Rumpkin...
     
  18. Giovannilucano

    Giovannilucano Devotee (444) Feb 24, 2011 New Jersey

    I will! If I can find it in NJ when it comes out again!
     
  19. MooseBoose

    MooseBoose Zealot (532) Jun 6, 2007 Wisconsin
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    undrinkable to me but others like it I guess. That said, I like pumking in small doses and thought choklat was really good.
     
  20. sergeantstogie

    sergeantstogie Aspirant (202) Nov 16, 2010 Washington

    It's garbage. I will never give ST anymore of my money.
     
  21. smartassboiler

    smartassboiler Champion (834) Apr 9, 2012 Illinois
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    That's really disappointing. I absolutely love Oat. Mokah was also very good.
     
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  22. Tut

    Tut Initiate (0) Sep 23, 2004 New York

    The taste of Creme Brulee would gag a maggot!
     
  23. devlishdamsel

    devlishdamsel Initiate (0) Aug 1, 2009 Washington

    how did they capture the "burnt" flavor?
     
  24. fujindemon74

    fujindemon74 Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 Pennsylvania

    Oat was one of the best imperial oatmeal stouts that you didn't have to use a harpoon to land.
    I know it can still be found on shelves, but I used the past tense becasue I'm beyond disappointed that ST has decided to put it on the Backburner :confused:
     
  25. MaltMilkshake

    MaltMilkshake Initiate (0) Feb 9, 2011 California
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  26. mjshearer1

    mjshearer1 Aspirant (213) Dec 16, 2011 Michigan
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    This is and Choklat are easily two of my favorite stouts ever. I polish off a bomber of these by myself whenever I get one.
     
  27. craftbrew502

    craftbrew502 Initiate (0) Feb 2, 2012 Kentucky

    Its like dessert in a glass. If you split it with someone its pretty good, if you drink the whole bottle you'll probably be done for awhile.
     
  28. MaltMilkshake

    MaltMilkshake Initiate (0) Feb 9, 2011 California
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    You want to try disgusting? Try Rogue Maple Bacon Donut. I wouldn't dip my balls in it
     
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  29. Scalzo

    Scalzo Aspirant (244) Feb 27, 2012 Illinois
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    Creme Brulee smells exactly like this shampoo i used to use.
     
  30. PlayaPlaya

    PlayaPlaya Aspirant (202) Sep 19, 2012 Illinois

    We've got a few kegs of Oat here, it is delicious to say the least, without a doubt.

    ST is quite consistent, I'm guessing those of you who don't like it just obviously have a different palate than those who it was intended for.
    Though I have yet to try it, and probably wouldn't buy any based on half the people here not liking it. But if somebody offered me a glass I would take a sip.
     
  31. ThickNStout

    ThickNStout Poo-Bah (2,091) Mar 8, 2011 Georgia
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    Some folks here sure seem keen on talking in hyperbole. The worst beer ever? Really? That's just plain silly and borderline ignorant to say. But I reckon this is the interwebs and some folks love to flame/ hate.

    With that out of the way, I love the stuff. I buy several bottles every year and have tried as it much as 18 months old and it's still fantastic. I've drank bombers myself on numerous occasions but most often split between 2 or 3 people.

    I can completely see how it may be too sweet for many people and that some folks just don't dig on it's flavor profile but it is a well made dessert beer that I'd be upset if ST stopped making.
     
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  32. jageraholic

    jageraholic Disciple (381) Sep 16, 2009 Massachusetts
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    Where did you read about the hiatus? Do I have to go stock up on my Mokah?
     
  33. jageraholic

    jageraholic Disciple (381) Sep 16, 2009 Massachusetts
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    I think the Creme Brulee is decent enough for a split a bottle for a dessert beer. Tasted and smelt like liquid werther's candy. I have a Oat in my fridge to try this weekend. Love the Mokah, and the Choklat and Jahva are decent enough.
     
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  34. AbsolutVodka9999

    AbsolutVodka9999 Initiate (0) Aug 29, 2010 California

    loved it. i finished a bomber of it myself over the holidays
     
  35. shawnp

    shawnp Aspirant (235) Jan 15, 2010 Minnesota
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    I like a goblet of CB but a bottle for me is a bit much....
     
  36. evilc

    evilc Initiate (0) Jan 27, 2012 California

    Atrocious.
     
  37. fujindemon74

    fujindemon74 Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 Pennsylvania

    Check this thread.

    http://beeradvocate.com/community/threads/blackwater-series.59380/#post-797827

    I'd be surprised if Oat wasn't exactly what you want an imperial oatmeal stout to be.
    Considering how easy it's been to obtain & not being uber expensive, it was my goto oatmeal stout.
    YMMV, but again I think you will be quite pleased.
     
  38. SammyJaxxxx

    SammyJaxxxx Poo-Bah (1,689) Feb 23, 2012 New Jersey
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    I don't like it can't drink it. Too sweet for me.
    My brother loves it and can't get enough.
     
  39. Lerxst

    Lerxst Defender (608) Jun 17, 2005 Florida

    Like it when I'm in the mood for a dessert beer but definitely not an everyday beer for me.

    My favorite bar offers this in a 6 oz. pour (priced accordingly) and I find that's just right.
     
  40. Brettlovesbeer

    Brettlovesbeer Initiate (0) Feb 7, 2011 Massachusetts

    I'm not a fan of drinking this beer, BUT I think it would be amazing if someone made a cake or cupcakes with it!
     
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