Your Top 3 Bucket List Beers

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  1. EvenMoreJesus

    EvenMoreJesus Initiate (0) Jun 8, 2017 Pennsylvania

    If these beers were made again, that is. Which they probably won't be.

    I got the chance to have M when it was first released and thought it an unbelievably good beer. Had it a couple years ago, as it was on a friend's "beer bucket list" and it was, predictably, as shadow of its former self.
     
  2. semibaked

    semibaked Zealot (590) Mar 27, 2007 Minnesota

    Pliny The Younger
    Cable Car
    Yellow Bus

    One can dream right?
     
  3. thuey

    thuey Defender (623) Nov 13, 2015 California
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    Depending on where you are in CA, we do get MOAS here. I even saw Whole Foods have it 20% off in SF.
     
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  4. thuey

    thuey Defender (623) Nov 13, 2015 California
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    Also, I wonder how many of these bucketlist beers will actually live up to people's expectations. I've had a number of them mentioned and my thought is: "They're good/pretty good but..."
     
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  5. EvenMoreJesus

    EvenMoreJesus Initiate (0) Jun 8, 2017 Pennsylvania

    If they're just rare and/or released in small quantities and/or have a very small distribution then they have a good chance.

    If they were brewed once, then less so.
     
  6. Scott17Taylor

    Scott17Taylor Poo-Bah (1,843) Oct 28, 2013 Iowa
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    Kbbs, I've had mornin delight and it's incredible.i would love to try the other TG maple stout.
    All 3 Westy beers.
    Dark lord and variants, mostly bourbon BA and marshmallow hj.
     
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  7. cavedave

    cavedave Poo-Bah (3,099) Mar 12, 2009 New York
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    Still would love to try M and Dave, even if M didn't hold up in a way you enjoyed, and I imagine Isabelle, properly cellared, is even better now than when I tried it four years ago. IIRC Mr. Sprint is on record saying Dave won't be made again, and considering what it took to make M I doubt it will either, so I agree with that. Not much around I can think of already hasn't been crossed off the list.
     
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  8. meb3476

    meb3476 Aspirant (206) Apr 1, 2013 Massachusetts

    Just one...Kate the Great
     
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  9. skiking70

    skiking70 Aspirant (253) Sep 23, 2014 Maryland
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    1. King Henry
    2. KBBS
    3. Snozzberry
     
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  10. Mindsculptor

    Mindsculptor Initiate (0) Dec 6, 2013 Texas

    Sam Adams Utopias
    Avery Five Monks
    Firestone Walker Sucaba
     
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  11. deleted_user_1111368

    deleted_user_1111368 Initiate (0) Feb 21, 2016 Delaware

    Heist Brewery - Citraquench'l
    Treehouse - Julius
    Modern Times - Attack Frequency
     
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  12. mickyge

    mickyge Poo-Bah (1,946) Nov 1, 2014 Massachusetts
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    Pliney(either one)
    DDH PseudeoSue
    Morning Delight
     
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  13. Jay_P22

    Jay_P22 Aspirant (233) Mar 17, 2016 Virginia

    KBBS
    King Juilius
    Tree House good morning
     
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  14. Sturgeon83

    Sturgeon83 Aspirant (277) Mar 11, 2015 Kentucky
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    Morning Delight
    Kentuckley
    Fundamental Observation
     
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  15. craigbelly

    craigbelly Poo-Bah (1,673) Dec 31, 2015 Iowa
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    1. Mornin' Delight/Kentucky Brunch
    2. Pliny the Elder
    3. CBS
     
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  16. Ridgewalker_1999

    Ridgewalker_1999 Initiate (28) Nov 3, 2016 Tennessee
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    1. Mocha Wednesday
    2. Chocolate Rain
    3. Any Black Tuesday Variant
     
  17. gcamparone

    gcamparone Poo-Bah (2,017) Dec 6, 2011 Rhode Island
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    KBBS
    BVDL
    Oude Fermier

    Drinking two of those in a few days :slight_smile:
     
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  18. billydrinksbeer

    billydrinksbeer Initiate (0) Sep 15, 2017 Colorado

    are you a trader?
     
  19. billydrinksbeer

    billydrinksbeer Initiate (0) Sep 15, 2017 Colorado

    CBS
    Anything Tree House (getting some soon)
    BA Abraxas
     
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  20. Leebo

    Leebo Initiate (0) Feb 7, 2013 Massachusetts

    While heady topper is great, focal banger I think is better( imho)
     
  21. billydrinksbeer

    billydrinksbeer Initiate (0) Sep 15, 2017 Colorado

    Seeing KBBS on here so much makes me feel so lucky I was able to have some...for free!
     
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  22. Leebo

    Leebo Initiate (0) Feb 7, 2013 Massachusetts

    So funny, all the west coasters want alchemist, all the east coasters want Pliney. Try this, drink fresh, drink local.
     
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  23. keithmurray

    keithmurray Meyvn (1,487) Oct 7, 2009 Connecticut

    Westy VIII
    FW Sucaba
    Abyss
     
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  24. Leebo

    Leebo Initiate (0) Feb 7, 2013 Massachusetts

    So many good BA stouts around. Just go to the store in the next 3 months.
     
  25. AtillaTheHank

    AtillaTheHank Initiate (0) Sep 3, 2017 Connecticut

    1). Pliney the elder (obviously being on the east coast
    2). cantillon rose de gambrinus
    3). Julius treehouse
     
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  26. ChWRoCk

    ChWRoCk Initiate (49) Dec 9, 2013 Illinois

    1. CBS
    2. KBBS
    3. Any TreeHouse
     
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  27. BeastOfTheNortheast

    BeastOfTheNortheast Zealot (556) Dec 26, 2009 Pennsylvania

    I'm an East Coaster and all 3 of mine are on the East Coast!
     
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  28. SFACRKnight

    SFACRKnight Poo-Bah (2,063) Jan 20, 2012 Colorado
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    La cumbre is on a coast? Did California finally fall off?
     
  29. dcotom

    dcotom Poo-Bah (2,958) Aug 4, 2014 Iowa
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    Brewmeister Snake Venom
    Koelschip Start the Future
    BrewDog The End of History

    Dream big or go home.
     
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  30. Ricelikesbeer

    Ricelikesbeer Devotee (497) Nov 29, 2006 Colorado
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    Love barrel aged stouts. (who doesn't)

    Hanapuh
    Rare versions of Dark Lord
    Rare versions of Speedway stout
     
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  31. Fox82791

    Fox82791 Devotee (462) Jun 20, 2014 New York

    1. BA Abraxas
    2.. Tree House Good Morning
    3. All Derivations
     
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  32. A_Rad

    A_Rad Initiate (0) May 8, 2015 Wisconsin

    1) Pliny the Younger
    2) Lawson's Triple Sunshine
    3) Kern River Citra
     
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  33. Fordcoyote15

    Fordcoyote15 Meyvn (1,196) Nov 19, 2011 Pennsylvania
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    Schlenkerla fastenbier
    Kbbs
    Marshmallow handjee
     
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  34. oldbean

    oldbean Initiate (0) Jun 30, 2005 Massachusetts

    1. Art
    2.
    3.
     
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  35. ArsMoriendiOU818

    ArsMoriendiOU818 Zealot (559) Nov 5, 2013 Virginia
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    1. Good Morning
    2. KBBS
    3. King JJJuliusss
     
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  36. Number1Framer

    Number1Framer Initiate (166) Mar 13, 2016 Wisconsin
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  37. Giantspace

    Giantspace Savant (967) Dec 22, 2011 Pennsylvania

    Cant say these are on a bucket list but I would like to try these at some point if $ is available and the beer is reasonably priced.

    Fou Foune
    Beatifiaction
    Grande Negro Voodoo Papi BBA........love the base beer

    I would also love to have Rook & Leer on tap again. I had this at Monks in 2014 and it was one of the best beers I ever had, I had two pours over the night during this epic beer night.
    De Molen makes great beers.

    Enjoy
     
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  38. readyski

    readyski Defender (601) Jun 4, 2005 California
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    Yes thanks but I'm not much of a hunter. I do keep my eyes open though. Hey maybe we'll see CBS this year also :stuck_out_tongue:
     
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  39. 19etz55

    19etz55 Disciple (328) Aug 12, 2007 New Jersey
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    REALLY liked Daisy Cutter!
     
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  40. Druid_51

    Druid_51 Initiate (142) Aug 11, 2013 Kentucky

    Vanilla Noir....had it once...want it again!
    Sip of Sunshine
    Focal Banger
     
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