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What is your favorite beer of 2013 thus far?

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by Matthew1788, Apr 13, 2013.

  1. Brianhophead

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    My five faves of this year so far in no particular order are:
    1) Twice as Mad as Tom
    2) Trappistes Rochefort 10
    3) Orkney Skullsplitter
    4) Fatlagret Porter
    5) Pothole Porter
     
  2. beardown2489

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    So many great beers this year

    A couple here that stood out

    Bean Gene by Revolution
    Bomb by Prairie Artisan
    Sucks by Lagunitas I think technically Sucks was a 2012 release but Im counting it
    3Bean by Sixpoint

    And here's one that you probably haven't heard of.
    10-9 Bike Messager Appreciation IPA http://beeradvocate.com/beer/profile/30454/100317/?show_ratings=Y
     
  3. rather

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  4. 19etz55

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    Ithaca's Flower Power.
     
  5. slangtruth

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    Six months since I first answered this and Dayman is still on top. Wish Stone would make this full time.
     
  6. b_sid

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    Have to say BBA Mexican Cake by Westbrook Brewing, BCBS Red Wine BA, & New Glarus Enigma
     
  7. Hophead21

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    Ballast Point Sculpin
    Stone IPA
    Green Flash IPA
    Sweetwater Motor Boat
    Bells Two Hearted Ale

    Honorable Mentions: (sorry there's a lot)
    Dogfish Head Burton Baton
    Stone Ruination
    Stone Oaked Arrogant Bastard Ale
    Green Flash Double Stout
    Dogfish Head Punkin Ale
    Sweetwater The Price Is Wrong
    Founders All Day IPA
     
  8. kwakwhore

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  9. Catchy_Name

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    Naughty sauce for me.
     
  10. Giantspace

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    Space Station Middle Finger.......FFF


    Enjoy
     
  11. Andrew041180

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    Best new beer I've had this year just became HF Society and Solitude 4.
     
  12. azorie

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    Favorite NEW beer is Founders Porter. see ranking so far highest rank this year so far.

    of course every year Orval and Westy are my top beers for life. nothing will change that, unless they both stop making beer.
     
  13. nophunk

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    Dayman was a great brew! I luckily have some Tired Hands Herbert West otw to me. Almanac Farmer's Reserve #2 might still be the best beer to come out this year that I've had.
     
  14. BeerWizard

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    I can't say enough good things about the FW Union Jack IPA. I think it's a great representation of the style but also has some variation that gives it its own identity. I've had some other great stuff this year but that's one I just tried recently and keep going back to.
     
  15. Travcofarms

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    Dirtwolf by far!
     
  16. Dan269605

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    Ruinten
    Enjoy By
     
  17. Kadonny

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    This.
     
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  18. nrs207

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    This is like impossible for me.

    New beers that debuted this year:
    PVW Black Magick
    Mornin Delight
    Double Barrel Damon
    Grande Negro Voodoo Papi in AB barrels
    K13

    Beers I've had for the first time:
    Fou Foune
    DDG
     
  19. derftron

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    had a 2010 Hair of the Dog Matt on Saturday. so that was awesome

    Velvet Merkin, Mikkeller Vanilla Shake, Mirror Pond Fresh Hop, Double Mountain Devils Kriek are all others that stand out as well
     
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    Now that I've had Sierra Nevada Hoptimum, I'm going to have to make it a tie between that and New Glarus Imperial Weizen
     
  21. shagens

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    Alesmith Vietnamese coffee on tap
     
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    Russian River Temptation, hands down
     
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    Jack Abby, excellence with simplicity of taste. Love the stuff.
     
  24. LotsofLupulin

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    Either J Wakefield's DFPF Berliner Weisse or Crooked Stave's Raspberry Dark Origins. Excellent fruit character in those beers.
     
  25. Javi_bobby

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    The bruery Or Xata
    FW velvet merkin
    mikkeller vanilla shake
     
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    Updated (!) : Imperial Biscotti Break
     
  27. Quickicks

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    Red wine barrel Mexican Cake
     
  28. Hdredfern

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    Southern Tier 2X Milk Stout
    Southern Tier Creme Bruele
    or
    Green Flash West Coast IPA
     
  29. SupremePie

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    New to the public: Brother Soigne for sure

    New to me: Probably Southampton Black Raspberry Lambic
     
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