What's in your beer fridge?

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by garylite, Apr 26, 2012.

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  1. montman

    montman Devotee (403) Mar 10, 2009 Virginia
    Beer Trader

    Right now only:
    GF Palate Wrecker
    Founders Double Trouble
    Terrapin Hopzilla
  2. Swim424

    Swim424 Initiate (0) Apr 29, 2011 Florida

    Great Divide 18th anniversary double IPA
    Cigar City Jai alai
    Southern Tier 2X Stout.
  3. PittBeerGirl

    PittBeerGirl Poo-Bah (1,587) Feb 27, 2007 Ohio

    Sixpoint Bengali Tiger
    Two Brothers Cane & Ebel

    I'm the only hophead among my family/friends- so I keep the IPAs on hand to a minimum. I generally order IPAs on tap though
  4. Brewsky29

    Brewsky29 Initiate (0) Oct 29, 2011 Pennsylvania

    Flower Power
    Double Trouble
    Central City Red Racer IPA (Red Betty)
  5. gustogasmic

    gustogasmic Initiate (0) Jan 13, 2012 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    I use a really similar one, but covered the glass with sides of my favorite 4 and 6-packs to light-proof the glass for cellaring. Classy sh** right here though- gonna need a double-wide before long.
  6. mzeld

    mzeld Initiate (0) Mar 5, 2012 Michigan

    Hoptimum, Hop Rod Rye, Founders Double Trouble, Arcadia's Hopmouth, and.......something else which I can't think of. Too lazy to get up.
  7. anichols70

    anichols70 Initiate (150) Jun 15, 2010 New Hampshire

    FW Union Jack
    FW Double Jack
    Deviant Dale's
    White Birch Hooksett
  8. jacksback

    jacksback Initiate (0) Jul 20, 2011 Massachusetts

    FRESH Flower Power
    Alesmith IPA
    Founders Double Trouble
    Jack's Abbey Hoponius
    And a couple others.

    But who cares about the others after those first 4?
  9. ficklenicholas

    ficklenicholas Initiate (115) Jul 26, 2011 California
    Beer Trader

    Knee Deep Simcoe Triple IPA X 2
    PTE x 3
    Figueroa Mtn. Hoppy Poppy IPA
    4 pack of Hoptimum
    Great Divide 18th Oak Aged IIPA

    But I'm about to roll through these like a wrecking ball while i watch the Laker Gamer.
  10. CaptCleveland

    CaptCleveland Champion (816) Jun 18, 2003 Ohio
    Beer Trader

    White Rajah
    Columbus IPA
    Flower Power
    Burning River
    AleSmith IPA

    Here's the answer on hops. The hops degrade over time. Drink an IPA with age and it takes on a sweet, caramel flavor most common to a barleywine. If you crave the bitter hop flavor, fresh grapefruit, resinous pine then drink it fresh. It's all chemistry now a days.
  11. Heatwave33

    Heatwave33 Devotee (456) Sep 13, 2011 Florida
    Beer Trader

    Just received a case of Heady Topper!!

    EDIT: Oh also a case of Deviant Dales!
  12. pearljam118

    pearljam118 Aspirant (295) Jul 5, 2008 Pennsylvania

    Lagunitas IPA
    FW Double Jack
    Flying Fish Hopfish on tap
    Deviant Dales
  13. OSUBeerStudent

    OSUBeerStudent Initiate (0) May 2, 2008 Washington

    Nugget Nectar
    Double Trouble
    homebrew all-Simcoe IPA
  14. fartmaster

    fartmaster Initiate (0) Dec 27, 2011 California

    mammoth epic 395 is a delcious ipa
    and napa smith hopageddon- delicious at 144 ibus
  15. CarolinaKev

    CarolinaKev Initiate (0) Nov 12, 2010 South Carolina

    De Ranke XX Bitter
    COAST Boy King
    Olde Hickory Death By Hops
    SN Ruthless Rye
    Mother Earth Sis of Moon
    Southern Tier Iniquity
    Terrapin Hopsecutioner
  16. nickapalooza86

    nickapalooza86 Initiate (0) Feb 23, 2010 Wisconsin

    If we are talking only Hoppy beers this is what I got right now.

    Ale Asylum Bedlam
    Ale Asylum Ambergeddon
    Central Waters Glacier Trail IPA
    SN Torpedo
    New Glarus Moon Man
    New Glarus Black Top
    NB Ranger
    Big Sky IPA

    and a whole bunch of stouts and scotch ales but that is for another thread I suppose:slight_smile:
  17. xnicknj

    xnicknj Initiate (0) May 25, 2009 Pennsylvania

    hmm for the hoppy stuff theres:

    heady topper
    dales pale ale
  18. Jazzfan333

    Jazzfan333 Initiate (0) Nov 10, 2004 North Carolina

    (Four 12 oz. bottles)

    (5 bombers bottled 4/23/12)

    (4 bombers of the the Spring 2012 batch)
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  19. SpillyBeers

    SpillyBeers Initiate (0) May 3, 2011 Pennsylvania
    Beer Trader

    Heady topper
    Zombie dust
    And sculpin
  20. thecheapies

    thecheapies Initiate (0) Jan 11, 2009 Pennsylvania

    Great Divide 18th Anniversary Wood Aged Double IPA
    Bell's Hopslam
  21. infi

    infi Devotee (446) Apr 4, 2009 New York
    Beer Trader

    PtE (4/30), and in a few hours: some Heady and a growler of HF's What is Enlightenment?.
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  22. Ndfan1323

    Ndfan1323 Initiate (0) Jan 26, 2012 California

    Jai Alai
    Palate Wrecker
    Centennial IPA
  23. JrGtr

    JrGtr Devotee (409) Apr 13, 2006 Massachusetts

    Noble Pils
    The last of my Nugget Nectar
    Heady Topper

    Orkney Skull Splitter
    Brooklyn chocolate
    Left Hand Nitro Milk Stout
  24. TongoRad

    TongoRad Poo-Bah (2,330) Jun 3, 2004 New Jersey
    Premium Member Beer Trader

    I have a bunch of Pils too- Troegs Sunshine Pils just came out, and it was worth the wait.

    There's also some Bigfoot and Lagunitas Maximus in there.
  25. jakesingleton

    jakesingleton Initiate (0) Nov 2, 2011 Arizona

    The Kernel Brewery - India Pale Ale Citra
    BrewDog - Hardcore IPA

    The Kernel just moved into a larger facility, so hopefully it will start making it's way to the US with more frequency. It's been my best find here in London so far.
  26. drakkath

    drakkath Initiate (0) Apr 10, 2012 Alabama

    I am an IPA fan and my beer fridge (my side, not my wife's) always is stocked with IPAs
    On the man half of the fridge:
    5 - Sierra Nevada Torpedo - my all-time favorite and failsafe in my beer fridge
    1 - Boulder Beer Co Mojo - getting more of this today, I love this brew
    4 - Sweetwater IPA - my favorite for the lake, maybe it's just the label
    2 - Redhook Longhammer IPA - left over from my original purchase -- not a bad beer but a sub-par IPA

    I'm going to the Class Six on base today to purchase:
    6 - Anchor Liberty Ale - one of my favs
    6 - Sierra Nevada Torpedo
    6 - Boulder Beer Co Mojo
    6 - Good People IPA - local IPA, not the best but a good session beer since it's canned

    For laughs, contrast that with my wife's side of the fridge:
    8 - Bud Light with Lime
    4 - Rolling Rock Light
    3 - Miller High Life
    2 - Michelob Light Lime Cactus

    Cheers and hopes of a good weekend to all my fellow hop heads!
  27. CellarGimp

    CellarGimp Disciple (335) Sep 14, 2011 Missouri

    Union Jack and Centenial
  28. BruceBruce

    BruceBruce Initiate (0) Dec 4, 2011 Texas

    DFH 90 Min because I am trying to save money
    Heady topper 5 cans should be here Monday says tracking
    The EXTREMELY underrated in my opinion Tower 20 IIPA
    HOP 15 Port Brewing
    Hop Henge
  29. 71gto

    71gto Initiate (0) Jun 3, 2009 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    I just went and bought a ton for a BBQ, but not all was consumed, so...

    green flash: palate wrecker, west coast ipa, le freak
    six point: resin, bengali tiger
    rogue: yellow snow
    Ska: Modus Hoperandi
    Victory: Hop Wallop
    Smuttynose: Finest Kind

    I know I am missing a few, but you get the idea
  30. mikeg531

    mikeg531 Initiate (0) Jan 31, 2011 New Jersey

    120 min
    palate wrecker
    Gf west coast
    Nugget nectar
  31. 4balance

    4balance Initiate (0) Dec 11, 2011

    Torpedo, Hoptimum, Oasis and Caldera…​
  32. Blueribbon666

    Blueribbon666 Zealot (596) Jul 4, 2008 Ohio

    Not the biggest hophead but here's the contents currently of the beer fridge;
    1-Chimay Blue
    1-Aventinus 2007
    1-Siberian Night
    1-Expedition Stout
    1-St. Ambroise Oatmeal Stout
    2-Blackout Stout
    2-Genesee Bock
  33. muletrane

    muletrane Initiate (0) Oct 26, 2006 Pennsylvania

  34. HopDiggityDawg

    HopDiggityDawg Initiate (159) Nov 3, 2010 North Carolina
    Beer Trader

    1 PtE
    2 Alpine Pure Hopiness
    1 Alpine Duet
    1 Alpine Nelson
    5 Hopslam
    3 Double Trouble
    4 Heady Topper
    3 Gandhi Bots
    4 Bell's Two Hearted
    2 Founders All Day IPA
    1 Trinity Slap Your Mammy DIPA
    1 each of 09,10,11 Celebration Ale
    1 Coast Hop Art
    2 Hop Notch
    2 Southern Tier 2XIPA
    1 Nugget Nectar - I know, I know, but it is hoppy
    1 Death by Hops
    1 DFH 120
    I've got some drinking and sharing to do. Cheers to all my fellow Hop Heads!
  35. Crackerroll

    Crackerroll Initiate (0) Jan 16, 2011 Missouri

    Don't have all these at the moment but my faves are (in no particular order): SN Torpedo; Schlafly AIPA, Firestone Walker Union Jack IPA, NB Ranger and when I remember to buy it Lagunitas. Cheers!
  36. BostonHops

    BostonHops Champion (848) Sep 21, 2011 Massachusetts

    at present:

    dark horse double crooked tree
    the alchemist heady topper
    sixpoint resin
    founders double trouble
    firestone walker union jack
    lagunitas imperial red

    will also throw in with the above comment re fresh IPAs. agreed that the fresher the better, so i try not to overload myself with more than i'll drink over a few weeks' span.
  37. Horbar

    Horbar Zealot (560) Feb 24, 2012 Rhode Island

    Zombie Dust
    Finest Kind
    Deviant Dales
    Boston Lager
    Noble Pils
  38. FishPondManager

    FishPondManager Aspirant (246) Feb 28, 2012 Colorado
    Beer Trader

    PtE x 4
    Dreadnaught x2
    Zombie Dust x10
    Deviant Dales x4
    Myrcenary x3
    St Lupulin x4
    Torpedo x3
    Double Jack
    Two Hearted x2
    Palate Wrecker x2
    New Glarus IIPA x4
    Kern River Citra DIPA in my glass

    I drink a lot of hops
  39. tronester

    tronester Meyvn (1,082) Nov 25, 2006 Oklahoma

    Choc spring IPA
    Homebrewed IPA ( only 1 bottle left)
    Noble Pils

    SN pale ale (is this hoppy enough to count?)
  40. KYzac

    KYzac Initiate (22) Jun 27, 2009 Kentucky

    FW Double Jack, Founders All Day IPA, and until a few minutes ago an Indian Brown Ale from Bier Brewery in Indy. That one is now in my belly.
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