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What is your favorite beer of 2013 thus far?

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

  1. Cvescalante

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    Heady, BBPT5, KBS, Fou Fonne, Abyss, Consecration, Victory at Sea... I've tried more badass beer this year than ever before. Thanks to a few awesome BA's and a good friend of mine!
     
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    An insanely generous BA decided to share Beatification ph1 with me (among other never-had-a-chance-to-try helluva whalez). This one takes the lead for me in 2013. But the year ain't over yet :rolleyes:
     
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  3. pathman

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    GLBC Alchemy Hour is my favorite new beer of 2013

    Honorable mentions: Stone Enjoy By and Hoppin' Frog Gangster Frog IPA
     
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    Stone's Enjoy By (4.20.13) IPA.

    Had it on tap, was super.
     
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    Zombie Dust, Permanent Funeral and Hoppy Feet 1.5
     
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    For me my favorite...not the best tasting overall but best, has been sucks. It's been always fresh, always protecting the beers i'm aging from being drank, its easily consumed by my non craft friends....just all around amazing.
     
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    Fresh Double Trouble and Fresh Stone Enjoy By. Sure KBS was tasty, FW 16 great, but I REALLY dig hops--always will...
     
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    new beer this year either BA Abraxas or Permanent Funeral.
     
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    Maharaja, Seizoen Bretta...Sucks!
     
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    Three Floyds Permanent Funeral and Pipeworks Citra ninja so far.
     
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    Permanent Funeral and Mago Tago.
     
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    Pugachev's Cobra
    Double Subshine
     
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    Pipeworks' Galaxy Unicorn and Great Lakes Alchemy Hour. Drinking a Revolution Galaxy Hero right now and it would be a contender as well. Was Three Floyds' Rye'da Tiger new this year? If so that would take it for me.

    I've got a Two Brothers 16th Anniversary Golden Ale sitting in my fridge. Really interested to try it, seeing as it's 16% abv...
     
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  15. TychoNDC

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    KBS is pretty high up there, but my favorite beer thus far might just be the fresh Myrcenary on tap I had in Denver. Truly an unexpected delight, which really pushes it to the forefront. I have had equally good beers this year, but I was more pleasantly surprised and pleased with the Myrcenary.
     
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    Permanent funeral, hands down. One of the best DIPAs I have ever had.
     
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    Black Note. Took me a while to get my hands on one and it was well worth the chase.
     
  18. iadler

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    Tie between Cinnamon Rolls (Aka BA Abraxas) and RareR DOS
     
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    RR Supplication at the brewery during PtY week single handedly sent me into a Wild Ale craze.
     
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    BCBCS and Heady...1st time for both
     
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    Pliny the Elder or 2012 Black Tuesday or the 2012 BA Behemoth... Hard to say, even more difficult to choose.
     
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    Marshal Zhukov...blew me away. Drinking my first Hunahpu's this weekend.
     
  24. AngryBotBrews

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    uhhh. enjoy by. easily.
     
  25. arniepnminne

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    I'd say Sucks and Mornin' Delight!
     
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    Enjoy by 5-17-13 hands down.
     
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    Peche Mortel Bourbon
     
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    Of many, Short's Huma Lupa
     
  29. aasher

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    For the Indianapolis market, Founders All Day IPA and New Belgium Rampant. All Day is a killer option for warm weather and Rampant is a great DIPA option at $10.99 per 6NR.
     
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    Sucks.. this was the first time I have seen it..
    It def dont suck !!
     
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    Founders all day IPA.
    1.It's not in bombers thus not costing me an arm and a leg
    2. It's not a barrel aged stout
    3.its never sold out or hoarded
     
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    I could not agree with you more. That imperial stout knocked my socks off. I couldn't get enough of it and crushed my glass in like 5 minutes. So much flavor. And that Alchemy was one of the better IPAs I've had in awhile.
     
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    War Hammer by 4 Hands. I never heard of it, had it, amazing.
     
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    So far this year I would have to go with Alchemy Hour!
     
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    Sam Adams Double Agent IPL hands down. I've had Alchemy Hour I've had Permanent Funeral I've had Founders Doom and most of the others that are being listed but Double Agent to me is a game changer that IMO should rival Boston Lager or SNPA for being a go to craft beer american classic. Everything that is raved about is always an IIPA or a barrel aged something, its nice to see out of the box thinking applied to something that can be a daily drinker.
     
  36. jokemon

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    BCBS Cherry Rye - Amazing beer
     
  37. fmccormi

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    Ooh, Ballast Point Fathom IPL. And Jack's Abby The ABCs. Awesome (D)IPLs. I really hope that's the next trend.
     
  38. Lledd

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    Goose Islande Bourbon Barrel Stout and Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout.
     
  39. mterry00

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    Where can I buy that on line?
     
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    I would definitely have to say Founders Doom. I visited the brewery for the release party and had an 8 oz pour of it, enjoyed the HOT AS HELL Devil Dancer sandwich, then took home 6 bombers! Great beer, great food, great time. Definitely my favorite brewery.
     
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