What was your go to summer beer this year?

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  1. NCMonte

    NCMonte Initiate (0) Jan 28, 2014 North Carolina

    Two Beers caught me at the right "moment" this summer:

    New Belgium's, "Snapshot" and Wedge Brewings, "Julian Price Pilsner"
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  2. MrDave

    MrDave Initiate (0) Jan 23, 2013 California

    3 pages so far and no one said Stone Go To? This was and still is my personal go-to. Great price, flavor, and consistency. Holds up for nearly two months before noticeable fading (impressive for a low abv hoppy beer).
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  3. McMatt7

    McMatt7 Initiate (0) Jul 30, 2014 Pennsylvania

    Genny Cream
    1809 BW
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  4. MNAle

    MNAle Poo-Bah (2,000) Sep 6, 2011 Minnesota

    Summit Brewing Summer Ale
    Schell’s Zommerfest
    Central Waters Brewing Hop Rise Session Ale
  5. pmangold

    pmangold Initiate (0) Aug 10, 2014 Florida

    probably Terrapin Recreation Ale and CCB Jai Alai.
  6. pep

    pep Initiate (0) Jun 3, 2012 Pennsylvania

    When going cheap.why not dirt cheap? And taste better than light beer.

    REDSOXIPAGUY Initiate (135) Sep 16, 2013 Ohio

    fat heads trail head by far. easily accessable...canned...tasty. i drank a ton of that.
  8. J_Dub

    J_Dub Initiate (0) Apr 22, 2013 Texas

    Newish brewery in Fort Worth, Martin House, put out their salty lady gose for about a month this summer and I couldn't get enough
  9. Mizz

    Mizz Initiate (0) Jul 26, 2014 California

  10. bluehende

    bluehende Poo-Bah (2,440) Dec 10, 2010 Delaware

    If I wanted something with a bit more kick than a decent pilsner it was definitely

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  11. Rekrule

    Rekrule Initiate (0) Nov 11, 2011 Massachusetts

    Pumpking and Sam Adams Oktobefest.
  12. mccorvey

    mccorvey Initiate (0) Dec 3, 2013 North Carolina

    Sumpin' Extra.
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  13. malvrich

    malvrich Initiate (0) Feb 17, 2014 North Carolina

    Saranac Wild Hop, Peak Organic Fresh Cut and Foothills Torch.
  14. jae

    jae Initiate (0) Feb 21, 2010 Washington

    I think I brewed 5 or 6 saison this summer. That and and I drank a lot of Fremont Summer Ale.
  15. SaCkErZ9

    SaCkErZ9 Poo-Bah (2,593) Feb 27, 2005 South Carolina
    Society Trader

  16. richobrien

    richobrien Initiate (0) Dec 29, 2013 California

    Growler fills of Julius, Haze and Tornado at Tree House were/are a staple. Lots of trading with great BA's had my fridge constantly filled with treats from all over the country.
  17. Shluffy

    Shluffy Initiate (0) Aug 19, 2013 Wisconsin

    New Glarus Moon Man and Hometown Blonde. Tried a lot of new beers this summer but kept going back to those two
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  18. LittleGus

    LittleGus Initiate (0) Mar 13, 2008 Minnesota

    Summit Summer Ale and Sierra Nevada Summerfest.
  19. andy1701

    andy1701 Initiate (0) Feb 22, 2013 Florida

    All Day and Jai Alai for me. The best beers for being out on a dock/boat/beach/pool.
  20. Bearshawks85

    Bearshawks85 Initiate (0) Jun 12, 2014 Illinois

    2 hearted cans and Anti Hero were the go-tos this summer.
  21. ShawnG

    ShawnG Initiate (0) Jul 6, 2012 South Carolina

    Westbrook One Claw
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  22. BeerZar

    BeerZar Initiate (0) Apr 30, 2014 Ohio

    Can summer for me.....lots of Two Hearted, Anti-Hero, Truth and for a couple of weeks Hop Drop.
  23. abelapophis

    abelapophis Initiate (0) Jun 8, 2014 California

    Westbrook Gose when i traded for it, and holy gose by anderson valley.
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  24. JuicesFlowing

    JuicesFlowing Initiate (0) Jul 5, 2009 Kansas

    I went through about 5 12-packs of Breckenridge SummerBright. Considering I rarely by the same beer within 5 months of each other, that was definitely my go-to
  25. JWQ

    JWQ Initiate (0) Apr 1, 2014 Pennsylvania

    Gose from Westbrook
  26. Fallow

    Fallow Initiate (0) Jul 12, 2013 New York

    SN Kellerweis. I had a small obsession for a while there
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  27. tjmiller718

    tjmiller718 Initiate (0) Mar 31, 2011 Virginia

    Bell's Oberon and SNPA cans.
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  28. cbcrunch

    cbcrunch Poo-Bah (1,961) Jan 21, 2012 Wyoming

    No contest for me on this one ........... Fresh Squeezed IPA !!
  29. smanson56

    smanson56 Champion (807) Feb 15, 2014 New Hampshire

    Drank mostly Fiddleheads 2nd Fiddle and Headys am now mostly drinking Mastermind and Hyzer Flip
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  30. RexBanner

    RexBanner Initiate (0) Jun 16, 2014 New York

    DFH Midas touch mostly, followed by a hefeweizen or two.
  31. lewisti

    lewisti Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2001 Connecticut

    Just got back from a late summer trip to Tampa and gorged on Jai Alai since i'm from Connecticut...spent a week at the beach in RI and I second the Sixpoint Crisp comment, that was especially good as the first beer on the beach at 11:00 AM!..that week we also had FW Hoppy Pils, Anderson Valley Summer Solstice, FW Union Jack, and a couple others, that was the best week of the summer for a lot of reasons...
  32. letsgomets86

    letsgomets86 Initiate (0) Apr 27, 2014 New Jersey

    Sixpoint - The Crisp
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  33. tdmccarthy

    tdmccarthy Initiate (0) May 6, 2010 Illinois

    Deschutes Fresh Squeezed, Two Hearted cans, Founders Centennial cans, and SN Summerfest cans.
  34. satisfied1013

    satisfied1013 Initiate (129) Jan 24, 2012 Kansas

    Westbrook Gose
    Boulevard Hibiscus Gose
    Carton-Boat thx @markgugs
  35. precariouslydaniel

    precariouslydaniel Initiate (0) Dec 29, 2013 Virginia

    Stone IPA, plain and simple.
  36. RavenForBeer

    RavenForBeer Initiate (0) Mar 4, 2014 Georgia

    Agree... Westbrook Gose
  37. HoppySeb

    HoppySeb Initiate (0) Jan 21, 2014 Washington

    I will truly, sorely, deeply miss this...


    I hope they bring this one back - its one of the best collabs ever....
  38. beerded_drunk

    beerded_drunk Initiate (0) Aug 30, 2013 Pennsylvania

    I drank a ton of Alesmith's Anvil ale ESB (extra special bitter) this summer!
  39. Reinbeck11

    Reinbeck11 Initiate (0) Aug 15, 2012 Iowa

    Laid to rest a lot of Oberon this summer.
  40. SouthAtholSuds

    SouthAtholSuds Initiate (137) Nov 3, 2008 Massachusetts

    Mayflower Summer Rye. CRUSH CRUSH CRUSH!
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