What is your favorite beer of 2013 thus far?

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

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  1. Beerisheaven

    Beerisheaven Devotee (463) Dec 5, 2007 Pennsylvania

    Easy one, Kuhnhenn Blueberry Eisbock
     
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  2. Blueribbon666

    Blueribbon666 Zealot (595) Jul 4, 2008 Ohio

    I'll go with Alchemy Hour, just picked up a sixer of Rye Of The Tiger today...let the GL challenge begin.
     
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  3. bostonlogga

    bostonlogga Initiate (0) Jan 13, 2013 Washington

    Artic devil
     
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  4. larryi86

    larryi86 Poo-Bah (2,016) Apr 4, 2010 Delaware
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    Evolution Nouveau Rouge, they spend two years aging this sour and it was worth, very well balanced, really hope I am able to pick up a second bottle, it is really limited...
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  5. nrs207

    nrs207 Defender (685) Sep 8, 2011 Pennsylvania
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    New to me... Cantillon Iris, HF S&S #1, Supplication, Hunahpu's, and Blind Pig.

    New to 2013, CW 15 and Alchemy Hour. Although, just had a bottle of Alchemy Hour last night that was disgusting. Must've screwed something up there, because it was undrinkable. Total drainpour.
     
  6. Chazari99

    Chazari99 Initiate (0) Mar 10, 2011 Massachusetts
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    Excluding Hill Farmstead and Lawson's, I vote for Citra Ninja by Pipeworks.
     
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  7. jmgrub

    jmgrub Initiate (0) Nov 20, 2010 California

    Voodoo pvw black magick. Damn near perfection.
     
  8. itsthepleats

    itsthepleats Initiate (0) Mar 19, 2012 Ohio

    Arctic Devil has probably been my standout thus far.

    Biggest surprise was Hardywood GBS. That one caught me off guard.

    The beer formerly known as Alchemy Hour is delish!
     
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  9. slangtruth

    slangtruth Initiate (197) Jan 8, 2012 Massachusetts

    Dayman and BA Framinghammer for me.
     
  10. Beer365

    Beer365 Initiate (0) Dec 14, 2012 California

    I'd say Enjoy by 4.1.13 as well but I just tried Melange No. 3 and I'm in love.
     
  11. black13

    black13 Disciple (303) Apr 11, 2010 Oregon
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    is that Bourbon County Brand Chocolate Rain?
     
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  12. MontereyBay831

    MontereyBay831 Aspirant (243) Dec 15, 2012 California
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    Yep, just had it at the brewery this morning! bought 6 of them to go;)
     
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  13. busternuggz

    busternuggz Zealot (523) Mar 9, 2008 California

    I have! I'm a fan of almost all of their stuff, especially all the stouts they put out in the winter. Seriously try Smitten if you haven't, especially if you like rye.
     
  14. kevflaherty

    kevflaherty Initiate (0) May 8, 2010 New York

    All Day IPA. I enjoy it ALLLLL DAAAYYYY
     
  15. bound4er

    bound4er Crusader (762) Jul 4, 2007 Wisconsin

    This is easy based purchase history - Sucks.
     
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  16. douginromeo

    douginromeo Initiate (0) Apr 1, 2013 Michigan
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    Alchemy Hour for a new beer. New to me beer was KBS
     
  17. DinoFight

    DinoFight Initiate (0) Jan 23, 2013 Arizona

    Hopslam
     
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  18. msween21

    msween21 Aspirant (229) Jan 2, 2013 Massachusetts
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    Double Bastard
     
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  19. Bicyclist

    Bicyclist Initiate (0) Apr 12, 2013 Tennessee

    Since i have just recently got into the craft beer world..my favs so far.. New Belgium Abby, New Holland Dragons Milk, and Samuel Smith Oatmeal Stout.
     
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  20. No1Smitty

    No1Smitty Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2011 California
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    What? Where ?
     
  21. No1Smitty

    No1Smitty Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2011 California
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    I have tried A lot if new brews this year. No.1 HF S&S 6 ! What a brew!
     
  22. dbfp210

    dbfp210 Initiate (0) Jun 27, 2012 Pennsylvania

    Probably Aprihop or Neshaminy Creek's County Line IPA.
     
  23. DrewskiWhit

    DrewskiWhit Aspirant (299) Mar 22, 2013 Indiana
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    Best virgin beer KBS

    Best new beer Alchemy Hour
     
  24. BRZvice

    BRZvice Initiate (0) Apr 7, 2012 Michigan

    I'm answering with my favorite beer that was new to me in 2013, that is Cascade Apricot Ale- courtesy of Mahak123 that was BIFed to Zaphog.. what an amazing beer!
     
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  25. badb_rad

    badb_rad Aspirant (209) Dec 23, 2012 California
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    family hauled 1 back for me from socal
     
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  26. Giantspace

    Giantspace Devotee (482) Dec 22, 2011 Pennsylvania

    Space station middle finger

    DC Brau the corruption

    Closer to home , Victory Swing

    Enjoy
     
  27. DrStiffington

    DrStiffington Meyvn (1,043) Oct 27, 2010 New Jersey
    Subscriber Beer Trader

    Allagash FV 13
     
  28. GeckoPunk

    GeckoPunk Initiate (163) Jul 29, 2012 Connecticut

    Had my first 4pk of Heady Topper last month (since last year). So far, it's still #1 on top of my list...
     
  29. TheBrewo

    TheBrewo Initiate (0) Nov 11, 2010 New York

    I just can't give up the Sucks...
     
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  30. russpowell

    russpowell Poo-Bah (6,970) May 24, 2005 Oklahoma
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    Read my mind. Mother's Milf Imperial Stout as runner-up
     
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  31. MostlyNorwegian

    MostlyNorwegian Devotee (459) Feb 5, 2013 Illinois

    Pipeworks end of days. 18th street Sinister 2 Bros/Stone Dayman. And the Rye Ipa me and a friend put together with blood orange that we call "put a skull on it."
     
  32. jcdgoad

    jcdgoad Initiate (0) Sep 11, 2008 Arkansas

    Prairie Noir,....an amazing barrel aged imperial stout.
     
  33. BenTenison

    BenTenison Initiate (0) Jan 8, 2013 New Jersey

    Society and Solitude from Hill Farmstead was insane. Drank a growler of it, alone, in an embarrassingly short amount of time.
     
  34. MattSweatshirt

    MattSweatshirt Initiate (0) Jun 29, 2011 Texas
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    Sucaba easily takes this for me so far this year. Looking forward to the new batch of Parabola.
     
  35. semibaked

    semibaked Zealot (559) Mar 27, 2007 Kentucky

    For me, it is a toss up between Cuvee Des Jacobins (Draft), Green Flash Palate Wrecker (Draft), and Crooked Stave Oculus.
     
  36. LampertLand

    LampertLand Meyvn (1,450) Nov 2, 2011 British Columbia (Canada)

    Lagunitas Sucks , had my first 6pack ,
    and was hooked , so was my Mom and sister
     
  37. Acforster2

    Acforster2 Disciple (335) Jan 17, 2011 Florida
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    Samuel Adams Double agent IPL
     
  38. JuicesFlowing

    JuicesFlowing Initiate (0) Jul 5, 2009 Kansas

    Odell's Lugene or Boulevard Coffee Ale (not sure when it came out but I only had it recently).
     
  39. BeerKangaroo

    BeerKangaroo Initiate (0) May 30, 2011 Alaska

    Had my first Heady this year, along with Hopslam, Arctic Panzer and Sucaba, pretty amazed by all of those.
     
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  40. Jacobob10

    Jacobob10 Meyvn (1,444) Feb 23, 2004 New Jersey
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    Maine Beer Co. MO
     
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