What beer never lets you down?

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by messican, May 20, 2015.

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  1. skiking70

    skiking70 Aspirant (242) Sep 23, 2014 Maryland

    For me it's between these two.
    1.Chimay Blue
    2.DFH Burton Baton
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  2. Karnivool1

    Karnivool1 Initiate (0) Dec 28, 2014 Illinois

    Founders Imperial Stout
    Victory at Sea

    I'm not too far from FFF Brewery, so Zombie Dust for a fresh pale ale.
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  3. BullDoza

    BullDoza Initiate (0) Apr 12, 2014 Texas

    IPA: Community Mosaic. Price/6 pack is tough to beat.
    Easy drinking pool beer: Real Ale white
    Something darker: Dogfish Indian Brown

    If I could get it here, Two Hearted would replace all three on that list. COME TO TEXAS BELL'S! We'd buy it up.
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  4. esetter

    esetter Initiate (0) Nov 17, 2014 Tennessee

    Bell's Two Hearted.
    Stone IPA
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  5. johnInLA

    johnInLA Savant (914) Jun 12, 2005 California
    Society Trader

    Alesmith Speedway Stout
    Trappistes Rochefort 10
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  6. BrownAleBollocks

    BrownAleBollocks Initiate (0) Nov 18, 2014 Kansas

    SNPA for me. I will say that Boulevard pale ale is tasty and consistent as well, and I do on occasion (when I get a hankering for it, I just have to have it) enjoy newcastle brown ale, both of which have yet to let me down.
    Edit: After seeing it many times on here and having that jump my memory, I will add SN Celebration. Always good, and always a purchase when it comes out.
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  7. bcp5296d

    bcp5296d Initiate (0) Aug 7, 2012 North Carolina

    saison dupont
    wicked weed freak of nature
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  8. muddyh2oblues

    muddyh2oblues Initiate (0) Mar 13, 2010 Illinois

    Boulevard Tank 7
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  9. GamehendgeBrewingCo

    GamehendgeBrewingCo Initiate (0) Feb 19, 2015 Massachusetts

    Sucks and Sculpin. Weihenstephaner Hefe.
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  10. StrappingYoungLad

    StrappingYoungLad Initiate (0) Dec 10, 2013 Indiana

    Stone IRS. Fantastic and balanced as hell no matter what age.
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  11. messican

    messican Initiate (0) Mar 19, 2015 California

    Looks like I know what I'm doing this memorial weekend..... Drinking a lot of beer!!! Wait a minute?!?! That's just a normal weekend then.:grinning::grinning::grinning::grinning:
  12. Emmige1

    Emmige1 Initiate (0) Dec 1, 2014 New York

    Sea Hag, had a can last night that's going on seven weeks old, still money
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  13. JamesShoemaker

    JamesShoemaker Initiate (0) Sep 21, 2012 Michigan

    Bud Light. Always sucks. Hasn't let me down yet.
  14. mtgwi

    mtgwi Initiate (0) Apr 30, 2015 Wisconsin

    For me:
    DFH imperial brown
    FFF Zombie dust
    Have never let me down always have one or the other in my fridge at all times
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  15. MUTINY

    MUTINY Initiate (0) Feb 6, 2015 Virginia

    North Coast Scrimshaw & Acme (both the pale & IPA always do right by me), Finestkind, Northern Lights, Rogue Juniper Pale & Brutal IPA, Anchor Steam & Stiegl Grapefruit Radler. Yeesh, there's more but, I'm a drinker not a talker.
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  16. JayORear

    JayORear Meyvn (1,264) Feb 22, 2012 Pennsylvania
    Society Trader

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  17. Jack_Frost79

    Jack_Frost79 Initiate (0) Jul 30, 2014 Maryland

    Tank 7
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  18. scottspencer

    scottspencer Initiate (0) Dec 10, 2014 Indiana

    Two hearted Bengali and Sucks
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  19. Andrew041180

    Andrew041180 Initiate (0) Mar 15, 2013 Massachusetts

    How many beers from Jack's Abby am I allowed to list?
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  20. Sound_Explorer

    Sound_Explorer Poo-Bah (1,890) Dec 29, 2013 Washington

    Crux Outcast IPA and Half Hitch DIPA
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  21. jws6w7

    jws6w7 Initiate (0) Oct 30, 2014 Florida

    Founders Breakfast Stout
    Jai Alai
    Grapefruit Sculpin
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  22. Shafaegalo

    Shafaegalo Initiate (0) Jan 12, 2014 Texas

    Hop Stoopid
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  23. nc41

    nc41 Poo-Bah (2,690) Sep 25, 2008 North Carolina
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    Bcbs, it's about as consistently great as any beer could possibly get.
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  24. mdlb44

    mdlb44 Initiate (0) Apr 29, 2014 California

    Sculpin All the way!
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  25. rugene

    rugene Aspirant (231) Mar 2, 2015 Canada (QC)

    Grande Reserve 17 from Unibroue

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  26. JayWhitson

    JayWhitson Crusader (794) Feb 25, 2015 Montana

    do not drink it after a couple sours
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  27. nc41

    nc41 Poo-Bah (2,690) Sep 25, 2008 North Carolina
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    Lol, would seem to be an odd mix at that.
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  28. meb3476

    meb3476 Initiate (196) Apr 1, 2013 Massachusetts

    FBS and Heady Topper...
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  29. JayWhitson

    JayWhitson Crusader (794) Feb 25, 2015 Montana

    yes it was a bad mistake, thought it would be a good dessert beer that night and did share them all including a Hoptimum in-between... brought out the sour whiskey flavor and until that point I thought BCBS could never let me down
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  30. JayWhitson

    JayWhitson Crusader (794) Feb 25, 2015 Montana

    +1 for matching avatar and post
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  31. robgutie

    robgutie Initiate (0) May 2, 2014 Illinois

    Two beers that are always solid, and always easily available: Dragon's Milk and Fat Tire.

    They helped get me into craft beer, they are not the best beers in the world but they are always solid.
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  32. Kingpthethird

    Kingpthethird Initiate (0) Jan 24, 2015 Massachusetts

    Founders All Day IPA, goes down nice and smoooove every time
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  33. BecauseWhalezbro

    BecauseWhalezbro Initiate (0) Apr 22, 2015 Colorado

    Founders Porter
    Jai Alai
    Left Hand Milk Stout Nitro
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  34. AugustusRex

    AugustusRex Initiate (0) Apr 12, 2013 Canada (ON)

    Pilsner Urquell
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  35. RBassSFHOPit2ME

    RBassSFHOPit2ME Initiate (0) Mar 1, 2009 California

    Black Butte Porter
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  36. RandyV

    RandyV Initiate (146) Aug 8, 2010 Arizona

    Stone Arrogant Bastard. Hello old friend. I've had a rough day, can you Help? YES... yes I can.
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  37. fermentedbarley

    fermentedbarley Devotee (405) May 22, 2012 New Hampshire

    Ballast Point Grapefruit Sculpin.

    I just don't understand how this can be so highly rated. It's an atrocity! The basic Sculpin is excellent so I bought the grapefruit (both are on the top 250 list). Am I missing something....I would love to hear comments....

    I find the grapefruit much too strong and distracting. I expected a sweeter more subtle flavor to support the high rating.

    Oh well....please educate me...
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