What was your go to summer beer this year?

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  1. HopBomb515

    HopBomb515 Initiate (0) Jun 15, 2013 New Jersey

    Carton Boat and tons of new to me IPAs.
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  2. Stignacious

    Stignacious Defender (678) Aug 24, 2011 New York

    Wasn't the beer I consumed the most of, but Yuengling Summer Weizen was my most pleasant surprise of the season
  3. Dmanuele1991

    Dmanuele1991 Initiate (0) Mar 5, 2014 Wisconsin

    I highly recommend lakefront brewery's Wisconsinite. It's a wheat beer that I find to be amazing kicking back on a chill day enjoying.
  4. turbotype

    turbotype Initiate (0) Nov 5, 2013 California

    Lots of Lil' Sumpin and Two Hearted. PBR at gatherings.
  5. halo3one

    halo3one Initiate (0) Jun 6, 2014 Georgia

    D) All of the above.
  6. GameOfBeers

    GameOfBeers Initiate (0) Jul 21, 2014 Pennsylvania

    Yuengling Summer Wheat, and surprisingly enough, Shock Top Belgian White. Going camping and taking a case of that helped the wallet out so I could get some killer meat to smoke/grill.
  7. Vogt52

    Vogt52 Initiate (0) May 25, 2014 Maryland

    DFH namaste and allagash white
  8. JayORear

    JayORear Meyvn (1,259) Feb 22, 2012 Pennsylvania
    Society Trader

    Fortunate Islands and Beachwood Pride of cHops
  9. ESeab

    ESeab Initiate (0) Jan 3, 2013 New Jersey

    Dales, tons of it, I seek out cans over bottles in the Summer. Also, once Carton 077xx was canned, that was my go to DIPA.
  10. ginamazzocca

    ginamazzocca Initiate (0) Sep 29, 2014 Massachusetts

    Cisco Brewers - Summer of Lager

    Coming from a girl who likes her beer dark and high in abv, this lager really had me going this summer
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  11. MistyS

    MistyS Initiate (0) Dec 4, 2013 Massachusetts

    Kimmie Yink & Holy Gose
    All-day IPA
    Lagunitas Daytime
  12. coldy

    coldy Initiate (0) Sep 16, 2010 Delaware

    Dales Pale Ale from Oskar Blues and NB Fat Tire. Taste is great and cans travel well.
  13. IvanJ126

    IvanJ126 Initiate (0) Aug 19, 2014 Texas

    Lagunitas IPA it cured the summer time blues
  14. stephens101

    stephens101 Poo-Bah (2,680) May 5, 2006 Oklahoma

    Gotta be Prairie Funky Gold Mosaic.
  15. Joey_lake

    Joey_lake Initiate (0) Sep 30, 2014 Arizona

    This summer was all about the All-Day IPA's (mostly Founders, All-Day, but tried others as well)
  16. Bis4beer70

    Bis4beer70 Initiate (0) Apr 6, 2014 Indiana

    1. a cigar-shaped self-propelled underwater missile designed to be fired from a ship or submarine or dropped into the water from an aircraft and to explode on reaching a target.
    2. Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA
  17. Gundlach

    Gundlach Initiate (0) Dec 31, 2012 Colorado

    Before I moved to Colorado from SoCal in August, it was Pizza Port's Ponto" and Modern Times' Fortunate Islands, and Stone's "Go-To".

    Now that I've been in Colorado it's been Dale's.
  18. chrunck

    chrunck Initiate (0) Jun 12, 2013 New Mexico

    This would be my #2 beer this summer. So good! Bought a few to keep for awhile.
  19. Vivs85

    Vivs85 Devotee (410) Nov 29, 2012 New York

    Should def develop nicely over time... So far that's my favorite one out of the birthday series
  20. SteveB24

    SteveB24 Initiate (0) Aug 29, 2013 New York

    Definitely a three way tie between Bell's oberon, Southern tier summer ale, and Jai Alai
  21. TheWillMitch

    TheWillMitch Initiate (0) Aug 1, 2014 North Carolina

    This summer/year go to for me was New Belgium Snapshot.
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  22. PA-hunter

    PA-hunter Initiate (0) Oct 22, 2013 Pennsylvania

    Bell's Oberon!
  23. the_trystero

    the_trystero Initiate (0) Mar 19, 2013 California

    Hottenroth last summer, this summer, and I'm sure next summer.

    Interspersed with some WB Gose and AV Gose.
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  24. Johnny_Duck

    Johnny_Duck Initiate (0) Apr 19, 2013 Tennessee

    Sierra Nevada Summerfest
    Terrapin Hi-5 IPA
  25. TheWillMitch

    TheWillMitch Initiate (0) Aug 1, 2014 North Carolina

    Kind of my thought also. I used to live in Tampa, before I got into craft beer. Now I live North Carolina, and can not find anybody around here that carries anything from Cigar City Brewing. Granted I don't want the Jai Alai, ( have yet to find an IPA I like ) but would love to try some of the other stuff they have.
  26. JerryLevinson

    JerryLevinson Initiate (148) Oct 25, 2006 Pennsylvania

    Flying Dog Woody Creek Wit, SN Summerfest, Harpoon UFO White, Cisco Grey Lady.
  27. techster14

    techster14 Initiate (0) Apr 11, 2006 Wisconsin

    I drank 3 cases of New Glarus Berliner Weiss before it was recalled for being overly carbonated. In my mind it was a perfect expression of Napolean's Champagne of the North!
  28. BullDoza

    BullDoza Initiate (0) Apr 12, 2014 Texas

    Had three I was on. Two from Real Ale: White and 4 Squared. One from Hops & Grain: Zoe.
  29. rab53

    rab53 Poo-Bah (2,630) May 1, 2005 Washington
    Society Trader

    Fremont Summer Ale
  30. Dogstickfetch

    Dogstickfetch Initiate (0) Sep 26, 2014 Missouri

    Schlafly Summer Ale
    Stone Go To IPA
    Avery White Rascal
    Stiegl Radler
  31. fuhkyou

    fuhkyou Initiate (0) Feb 20, 2013 Idaho

    NB Ranger.
    tasty enough to be satisfying.
    light enough to be refreshing in summer.
    inexpensive super market beer.
    what a combo.
  32. Gaelic

    Gaelic Initiate (0) Mar 12, 2006 North Carolina

    Sierra Nevada Pale Ale
  33. black13

    black13 Initiate (0) Apr 11, 2010 Oregon

    Bourbon County Stout.
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  34. bcp5296d

    bcp5296d Initiate (0) Aug 7, 2012 North Carolina

    WB Gose, NoDa Gose, Hop Drop, even some Olde Meck Copper here and there.
  35. Treyliff

    Treyliff Poo-Bah (4,626) Aug 10, 2010 West Virginia
    Society Trader

    Westbrook Gose
  36. rogerdandy

    rogerdandy Initiate (0) Mar 25, 2011 Canada (AB)

    Lil' Sumpin' Extra or Nighttime or Red Racer IPA
  37. thedannyllama

    thedannyllama Initiate (0) Apr 28, 2014 Pennsylvania

    Sunshine Daydream/ Fat Heads -:sunglasses:The ultimate summer beer IMO. Hop funked and drinkable all day..
  38. PvtSnowball

    PvtSnowball Aspirant (295) Dec 7, 2013 Florida

    Oberon and Cigar City Invasion.
  39. Chinaskifan1

    Chinaskifan1 Initiate (0) Nov 2, 2010 Pennsylvania

    It was Dales Pale Ale for me. A new favorite!
  40. Valleyview06

    Valleyview06 Aspirant (206) Oct 13, 2012 Pennsylvania

    Terrapin Hi-5, but switched to Carton Boat after I found a bottleshop in Jersey who carried it regularly. I really hope Carton has plans to get into Pa.
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