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Discussion in 'Cellaring / Aging Beer' started by SeaOfShells, Oct 4, 2012.

  1. SeaOfShells

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    What beer do you have currently that you are most proud of?

    I have 3:

    Kuhnhenn 4D 2010
    Kuhnhenn Barrel Aged 4D 2010
    Kuhnhenn 4D 2007

    As a runner up, I'm going to go with 2011 Victory at Sea. Not because it's rare, but because I'm surprised I managed to keep a bottle this long. It's my all time favorite beer, all things considered.
     
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    Right now its a bottle of Westy 12.
     
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    2008 Three Philosophers
     
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  4. MaxSpang

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    Rare, duh.

    EDIT: I'm also stoked on my '07 Expedition Stout, but only because I bought it off the shelf for the normal price a few months ago.
     
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    2011 Brandy Vanilla DL or Izzy.

    Also the framed watercolor of my peen that hangs above 'dem two.
     
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    Value-wise I guess it's a bottle of Millennium Geuze.

    Pure sentimental value is probably the nip bottle of Black Damnation 666 some incredibly kind-hearted beautiful bastard (you know who you are) gave me as an extra, leaving me at a loss for words at the awesomeness of this community.
     
  7. SeaOfShells

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    I thought I was the only one that did that.
     
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  8. stxSS07

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    But did you paint it yourself?
     
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    '08 BCBS, '10 NG Bourbon Barrel Kriek, Westy 12
     
  10. UCLABrewN84

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    Its a tie between my bottles of 2012 Churchill's Finest Hour and my magnum of 2006 Budweiser Brew Masters Private Reserve.
     
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    2008 Lou Pepe Gueuze
    2012 Classic Guezue
    2012 Sucaba
     
  12. tjensen3618

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    I drink all the good stuff.

    I still have a Hellshire I; I'm waiting on it to turn into the next Wooden Hell.
     
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  13. SeaOfShells

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    Is that really a thing?

    Also, I had 2 bottles of 2012 Churchill's but I dropped one and it shattered. I know....
     
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    Veritas 004
    Blauw
    Blab
     
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    rare. oh, and sour reserve II, and maybe maple tripple
     
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    Cable Car, Duck Duck Goose, Bourbon Vanilla Darklord.
     
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    i knew you'd like my post. i tip my hat to you and your crew's generosity!
     
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    MikeTen would get mad if I posted in this thread. :D
     
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    2004 world wide stout
     
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    Rarity Wise: The only Magnum of Deschutes Jubel 2000 Millennium Ale in existence.
     
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    Probably my LP Kriek. Best grab I've gotten at the shop I frequent.
     
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    2 bottles of '94 ("Proprietor's Reserve") Sam Adams Triple Bock, pretty much because I drank everything else with some help from my friends. I came to the conclusion that I could get hit by a truck without ever having tried a lot of awesome beer, so I hosted a "cellar cleaning party."
     
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    2010 Goose Island Night Stalker. Just recently found it on a store shelf. Never thought I would be the owner of a beer that's both retired and cellerable, whatever that's worth.
     
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    Few bottles of Rare and a Growler of PEGS Rare DOS
     
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    2010 and 2011 Surly Darkness
    Parabola I am aging
    Better Half

    Haven't been cellaring stuff too long.
     
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    An etichetta oro.
    Also a jadwiga.
     
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    I'm happy with my all my bottles of Dark Lord.
     
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    Rare
    Darkness 08-11
    Upland Persimmon '12 (unreleased)
    King Henry
    Steel Toe Before The Dawn
    Central Waters 1414
    BCBS 08, 10 & 11

    Good stuff, but no crazy walez
     
  32. maximum12

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    My four years of Central Waters Bourbon Barrel Barleywine.

    Yes, it's off the shelf, yes, it's not expensive, but it might be the best-aging beer I've ever tasted.
     
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    2010 ivan the terrible
     
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    I think.

    Jean Chris Nomad
    Framboos
    Veritas 03
     
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    There, fixed that for you. :p
     
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    For me, its be T25
     
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    Rare x 2
    Apple Brandy Hunahpu
    Bourbon County Vanilla
    1999 Westy 12
    2009 Black Tuesday
     
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    Sad to only have 1 left...it sure was fun drinking the other 5 :)
     
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    05-05-05 Vertical Epic and 2010 Upstream Ebenezer....lots of great beers in the cellar, but these two intrigue me.
     
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    A mixed case of Cantillons, an HORALS Mega Blend, a De Cam Lambiek, and all four Armand 4 geuzes. Can you tell I enjoy sour beers?
     
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