What cheap beer is in your fridge?

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  1. puboflyons

    puboflyons Poo-Bah (4,405) Jul 26, 2008 New Hampshire

    Normally it is Schaefer or Icehouse. At the moment I have a bottle of Bud Light in the fridge which I bought even cheaper from the "breakage" aisle in my super market.
  2. Nectar

    Nectar Initiate (0) Jan 17, 2013 New Jersey

    SNPA. I drink it and some BMC people enjoy it as well. I don't see the point in wasting space in MY fridge just in case someone only drinks BMC. Noones holding craft in their fridge in case I come over......
  3. turfy

    turfy Aspirant (230) Mar 17, 2010 Texas
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    If I'm going to have to have any non-craft beer around, it's Coors...Silver Bullets and/or Yellow Dogs.
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  4. mecummins

    mecummins Initiate (0) Nov 16, 2012 Illinois

    One of my brothers keeps some Bud Lights in my beer fridge. He 'll have one of my crafts and the 2 of the Buds. Whatever works for him. When I have relatives over who aren 't craft fans, I try to have some Goose Island on hand for them. It's just polite.
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  5. WIED

    WIED Initiate (130) Jan 14, 2008 Montana

    My cousin scored a vintage Hamm's beer "Dancing glasses" neon in premo shape so for the "big" hanging ceremony in her basement bar I drove two hours (I had other stuff to do ,trust me) to Billings,MT and scored a cube of Hamms for the event. The leftovers are in my fridge. I'm drinking a Bayern Amber right now.
  6. xnicknj

    xnicknj Initiate (0) May 25, 2009 Pennsylvania

    i hardly ever buy any of it, but people frequently leave PBR and Yuengling in my fridge, which typically sits there until the next time i have friends over.
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  7. nc41

    nc41 Poo-Bah (1,538) Sep 25, 2008 North Carolina
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    Right now Ultra, I have pneumonia and everything tastes like shit anyway, might as well drink cheap shit.
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  8. offthelevel_bytheplumb

    offthelevel_bytheplumb Devotee (454) Aug 19, 2013 Illinois

    I always have a cheap beer in my fridge for myself. The past few months, I've been on a Genny Cream Ale kick. I have no problem handing out one or two of them, and I never hand out my more expensive beer to people.
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  9. cyrushire

    cyrushire Crusader (732) May 25, 2012 Florida
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    Jai Alai is the least expensive beer in my fridge but i'd hardly call it cheap. you can still have one if you stop by though.
  10. cyrushire

    cyrushire Crusader (732) May 25, 2012 Florida
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    2 hours to Billings?... you in Bozeman?
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  11. Brolo75

    Brolo75 Poo-Bah (1,792) Aug 10, 2013 California
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    No cheap beers in my fridge, friends want a beer then they have to drink what's in there. If they don't like the selection bring your own.
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  12. tobelerone

    tobelerone Poo-Bah (2,194) Dec 1, 2010 New York
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    There are two Stella's, three bitburgers, and a corona in my fridge at the moment, all left by friends. They will be consumed by friends too, although I occasionally enjoy a bitburger.

    There is also a single fiddlehead second fiddle and a terrapin beer that was extra'd to me which I will be drinking myself sometime soon!
  13. Bonsall_Phil

    Bonsall_Phil Disciple (362) Mar 21, 2014 California
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    Life is really too short to drink cheap beer :slight_frown: this thread makes me sad
  14. 64vdub

    64vdub Aspirant (273) Feb 20, 2014 California
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    I have some Miller High Life...for when you just need to marinate something or for when you can't spare the quality time to drink your quality beer. After all, it is The Champagne of Beers :slight_smile:
  15. DrumKid003

    DrumKid003 Aspirant (206) Aug 10, 2013 Oklahoma

    At the lake house currently and I've got Modelo, Corona, Blue Moon & Kona Longboard. Down in this part of the state there really isn't a good liquor store close to the house, so grab some cervezas to take out on the boat and call it good.
  16. mrjmann

    mrjmann Disciple (390) Feb 10, 2014 Indiana
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    Newcastle and Beck's
  17. Nightwish1094

    Nightwish1094 Disciple (335) Apr 24, 2010 Texas
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    Sixpoint Bengali
  18. 64vdub

    64vdub Aspirant (273) Feb 20, 2014 California
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    Actually now that I think about it, now that I'm mostly into sours, the cheap beer in my fridge is: Pliny, Heady and Alpine!
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  19. Scrapss

    Scrapss Zealot (505) Nov 15, 2008 Pennsylvania

    I have been known to stock, at various times...

    Miller High Life
    Genny Cream Ale
    *Straub Amber
    *Straub Lager
    Straub Light
    Yeungling Premium
    Yeungling Lager

    * current "guest beer"
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  20. Rekrule

    Rekrule Initiate (0) Nov 11, 2011 Massachusetts

    Genny cream.
  21. TheJollyHop

    TheJollyHop Initiate (0) Sep 2, 2009 California

    Golden Road's 329 Lager... It doesn't get cheaper than gifted 6-packs. Otherwise, if I'm paying for it, then it's Swamis.
  22. reprob8

    reprob8 Initiate (94) May 22, 2008 United Kingdom (England)

    you are more than welcome to keep all and any cheap beer in your own fridge. I certainly won't have any in mine.
  23. reaganrvltn

    reaganrvltn Initiate (196) May 24, 2014 Georgia

    Bass and Harp. I call it emergency beer
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  24. Circles413

    Circles413 Initiate (0) Feb 4, 2014 Illinois

    Dieselpunk is in mine. Not a bad IPA for $2.99 a 4 pack.
  25. Hoppsbabo

    Hoppsbabo Champion (838) Jan 29, 2012 United Kingdom (England)

    No cheap beer. Just some shit Korean rice wine.
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  26. TheNightwatchman

    TheNightwatchman Zealot (520) Mar 28, 2009 Pennsylvania

    Yuengling Lager. Not uncommon to see that in the fridge.
  27. BanditoJunkie

    BanditoJunkie Initiate (0) Nov 10, 2012 New Jersey

    I stock Yuengling..
    I also have Coors Light, Heineken Light, and Miller lite..all of these are from friends that bring them, that's what they like.
    To each his own....
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  28. Harnkus

    Harnkus Initiate (0) Oct 31, 2013 New York

    Anchor Steam is 12.99 in NY. How is that cheap ?

    I have some Gansett Summer Ale in the fridge.
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  29. meanmutt

    meanmutt Meyvn (1,012) Feb 6, 2012 Ohio
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    Hudy 14-k. Grabbed a 12 pack on sale for $4.99
  30. utopiajane

    utopiajane Poo-Bah (2,479) Jun 11, 2013 New York

    Did have some pikeland pils in there. Never lasts.
  31. sAvAgE69

    sAvAgE69 Initiate (0) Aug 31, 2013 Alberta (Canada)

    Nelson's brewing honey lager

    It's a great beer it's cheap, and I like to support the little guy
  32. TheBrewo

    TheBrewo Initiate (0) Nov 11, 2010 New York

    Short's Prolonged Enjoyment
  33. digam11

    digam11 Initiate (0) Jun 14, 2014 Massachusetts

    Modelo .... left over from Cinco
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  34. Vogt52

    Vogt52 Initiate (0) May 25, 2014 Maryland

    Lionshead and Natty Boh
  35. Kanger

    Kanger Zealot (576) Sep 3, 2013 New York
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    Currently it's my band's singer's left over can of Corona.
  36. upsbeernut

    upsbeernut Disciple (319) Sep 22, 2011 Georgia

    coors light my son goes cheap sometimes. Tried to drink one and dumped it, my tastebuds went;Are you crazy?
  37. Anyportinastorm

    Anyportinastorm Initiate (90) Dec 31, 2009 Oregon

    There's always Rainier in my fridge and every now and then someone driving from the Midwest will bring me a flat of Old Style. A friend of mine also left ten or twelve cans of Miller Lite after a long night; I was able to pawn them off on the moving guys when I packed up recently/
  38. Seiler22

    Seiler22 Aspirant (216) Apr 30, 2014 Minnesota
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    Usually its some sort of Summit variety 12, but during the summer i usually go with the cheaper shandy's, right now tenacious traveler, which isn't great but I like the ginger and it goes down easy
  39. DirtyPenny

    DirtyPenny Devotee (434) Jun 25, 2011 Massachusetts

    Narragansett/'gansett summer are my go-to cheap beers, more for the tallboys than anything else. It's just nice getting through 12 ounces of beer and finding out that you're not done yet.
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  40. Stugotzo

    Stugotzo Initiate (0) Jun 13, 2012 Florida

    A Chimay Red, a Chimay White, and a Chimay Blue.

    Picked them up for $5.41 total, and it came with a Chimay chalice... Sam's Club a few weeks ago. :grinning:
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