With the Hads/Reviews Merged, How many of the Top 100 have you had?

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  1. SubpoenaDeuces

    SubpoenaDeuces Initiate (0) Feb 3, 2011 California

    In case you have a job, or kids, or just passed the Postal Exam, you may not have noticed that the top 100 IS TOTALLY DIFFERENT.


    How many beers on the new top 100 have you NOW had?

    Do you think there will be an increased demand for such previously overlooked club bangers as:

    Moe's Bender
    Hop Venom
    Double Citra
    Morning Wood
    Oud Tart with Cherries
    MZ Final Push

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  2. Bi0HaZarD

    Bi0HaZarD Initiate (0) Aug 5, 2011 California

    wth west 12 at 6? no wais...
  3. TrinidadJ

    TrinidadJ Initiate (0) Nov 30, 2012 Trinidad & Tobago

    Why is Fou Foune not 1-99 then Hoppy Birthday 100?
  4. LeRose

    LeRose Meyvn (1,263) Nov 24, 2011 Massachusetts
    Premium Member

    One - same as before... :flushed: Shame on me, I'm thinkin'
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  5. smartassboiler

    smartassboiler Savant (912) Apr 9, 2012 Illinois
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    I love the new system. I have been using the "Had" to track everything I drink as I don't have the desire to write a full-out review for everything. I didn't care if my numerical ranking was added to the cumulative score, but I do like that all my "Had"s are marked as reviewed so it's easier to see what beers I've had on Top lists and in the breweries' active beer lists.

    More power to all that do - your reviews really help me figure out what beer to go after next!

    Actually I just realized one complaint - I don't like the only numerical reviews being posted in the review section of a beer. You should be able to only see actual reviews by default, and then get a full list with another click. The blank 4/5 reviews don't do anything for me.
  6. leedorham

    leedorham Crusader (701) Apr 27, 2006 Washington

    That list is almost entirely super-hyped trade bait shit from Vermont, Cali, and the midwest now. Good job, everybody in those places. You ruined beer.
  7. EyePeeAyBryan

    EyePeeAyBryan Crusader (703) Dec 20, 2011 Arizona
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  8. goodbetterbestbested

    goodbetterbestbested Initiate (0) May 10, 2012 California

    what is it supposed to be? lol

    sorry that hill farmstead, alpine, and russian river make amazing beer.
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  9. cmmcdonn

    cmmcdonn Initiate (0) Jun 21, 2009 Virginia

    I thought that was the whole purpose of the "popular" list. I call it the hipster list.
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  10. ShogoKawada

    ShogoKawada Meyvn (1,247) May 31, 2009 Pennsylvania

    well, apologizing is a start.
  11. Kyrojack

    Kyrojack Disciple (335) Oct 9, 2012 Indiana
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  12. westcoastbeerlvr

    westcoastbeerlvr Poo-Bah (1,882) Oct 19, 2010 California

    Went from 3 that I hadn't tried to 8. Good thing I stopped trying to track these down after I completed it a few years ago.
  13. leedorham

    leedorham Crusader (701) Apr 27, 2006 Washington

    8? Why are you even here?
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  14. FEUO

    FEUO Disciple (327) Jul 24, 2012 Ontario (Canada)

    I noticed you didn't say OVERhyped.
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  15. johnkale

    johnkale Initiate (0) Dec 19, 2009 Wisconsin

    How is it that I live in Wisconsin, don't trade, have had 14 of the beers on the list, and never tried Fourteen Fourteen?
  16. Derranged

    Derranged Devotee (480) Mar 7, 2010 New York

  17. drabmuh

    drabmuh Initiate (0) Feb 7, 2004 Maryland

    I went from 98/100 to 86/100 but could possibly grab a few of the "new" ones, they were already on my radar. Getting to 100/100 will be close to impossible except for the most Jedi of the tickers on here.
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  18. Sean9689

    Sean9689 Poo-Bah (2,171) Mar 17, 2009 Illinois
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    I'm at 95/100...I think I was at 98/100 before. I have pretty much stopped reviewing, so the "had tick" is welcome in my book. :grinning:
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  19. tjensen3618

    tjensen3618 Initiate (0) Mar 23, 2008 California

    Since the ratings now include many more 1oz ticks, I'll include them in my count... 45.
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  20. fx20736

    fx20736 Meyvn (1,026) Mar 7, 2009 New York

  21. starrdogg

    starrdogg Champion (827) Jun 21, 2010 District of Columbia
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    Dropped from like 86 to 75! This just keeps getting harder and harder!
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  22. omniscientcause

    omniscientcause Initiate (0) Jun 4, 2010 District of Columbia

    Went from 12 to 17
  23. MADhombrewer

    MADhombrewer Initiate (0) Jun 4, 2008 Oregon

    Looks like 36 for me. I think this is the first time I have looked at any "list" since the change over.
  24. BobZ

    BobZ Zealot (508) Jun 24, 2009 Massachusetts

    Funny, 16/100 with 6/10 out of the "Hipster Top 10"! :sunglasses:

    Surprising as it's not a list I check often. Honestly, I found the Top 100 to be a helpful list in finding good examples of styles I enjoyed back when I first discovered BA. Now it's kind of a novelty.:slight_smile:

    I do enjoy the explosive verbal diarrhea this causes "tickers" every time this list changes!:grinning:

    The Mayans have not been proven right just because the BA Popular list has once again changed!
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  25. SubpoenaDeuces

    SubpoenaDeuces Initiate (0) Feb 3, 2011 California

    the list changed 3 times since I posted this question 90 minutes ago, I am now at 92/100

    technically Final Push should be retired since it hasnt been made in 2 years and CCB has not expressed intention of rebrewing it

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  26. Bitter_Echo

    Bitter_Echo Initiate (0) Apr 13, 2012 Michigan

    I won't even say. It's low (not trading and traveling being a real killer) but I'm OK with all that. Thing is. I don't care. Maybe I'd be completely blown away (likely here) if I were to try every one, and surely I'd be happy too, and sure I wonder sometimes. But the thing is, I'm in a good state for craft beer and happy with the choices I have and anyway being at the bottom of the mountain only means I've got lots and lots to be looking forward to and wondering about and trying. Thing is, I don't really care much either way as long as I can find stuff I like....good to have the list too, nice to see the mountain as it were, but got my own turf I like plenty well anyhow, thanks.
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  27. Lucidious

    Lucidious Initiate (0) Nov 15, 2012 California

    their opinions don't change the flavor my friend
  28. herrburgess

    herrburgess Meyvn (1,043) Nov 4, 2009 South Carolina
    Industry Beer Trader

    WTF? The order of all the same RISs, DIPAs, quads, and rare sours is TOTALLY DIFFERENT?!?
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  29. yemenmocha

    yemenmocha Poo-Bah (2,482) Jun 18, 2002 Arizona

    I need to read the other forums more often where this change was announced. I'm a bit shocked that this occurred.
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  30. Powderhornphil

    Powderhornphil Defender (648) Apr 30, 2012 Minnesota
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    Before I think 20.
    Now, 21.
  31. stealth

    stealth Zealot (508) Dec 16, 2011 Minnesota
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    I could give a shit about the top 100, honestly. I like the style top lists, better, and I'm annoyed now because they are saturated with a bunch of one-off 'never going to have' brews with 10-30 'reviews' now, vs a reliable list of brews that I have a chance of getting some day. Rabble rabble rabble.
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  32. Bitterbill

    Bitterbill Poo-Bah (5,702) Sep 14, 2002 Wyoming
    Premium Member Beer Trader

    A still respectable 40 for this WY dude.:sunglasses:
  33. whendeathsleeps

    whendeathsleeps Initiate (0) Nov 5, 2011 Indiana

    Only 8, but how much do you bench?
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  34. Powderhornphil

    Powderhornphil Defender (648) Apr 30, 2012 Minnesota
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    I can only hope it gets us a canning of Moe's Bender.
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  35. dennho

    dennho Initiate (0) Oct 29, 2006 New York

    15, more than I would have guessed.
  36. HarrySTruman

    HarrySTruman Initiate (0) May 16, 2012 Michigan

    I'm only at 4...
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  37. imbibehour

    imbibehour Poo-Bah (6,441) Mar 18, 2008 Maryland
    Premium Member Beer Trader

    I never thought even of imagining getting anywhere CLOSE to completing that list to begin with...

    only 34 or myself.. probably not much different than before the change.
  38. LeRose

    LeRose Meyvn (1,263) Nov 24, 2011 Massachusetts
    Premium Member

    I kinda feel like Butters on South Park, though....
  39. imbibehour

    imbibehour Poo-Bah (6,441) Mar 18, 2008 Maryland
    Premium Member Beer Trader

    USE THE FORCE LUKE!!!! :grinning:
  40. dennis3951

    dennis3951 Champion (825) Mar 6, 2008 New Jersey
    Beer Trader

    I agree . Now i know that likes exist, not sure what likes means however.
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