What's your favorite craft beer in a can?

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    What's your favorite craft beer in a can?

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    I didn't know there were craft beers in cans and I'd honestly not spend money to try any.  Although, I used to feel that way about screw top wines, but that's all changed these days so maybe someday I'll get over my horror regarding canned beer inspired by one disgusting sip of Pabst Blue Ribbon from, of course, a can.

    On another note - since all we are hearing so far is crickets - I just discovered Abita (in bottles).  Great stuff.  The British Beer Company has their Turbodog on tap right now.  Delicious dark, malty yet not too sweet choice.  Got the party variety pack so tried 6 of their brews, all good for their styles imo.  If you are trying to broaden the horizons of anyone who will only drink Bud Light, the Strawberry is a good stepping stone beer.  Light tasting but pleasant (for Summer, anyway) not watery and just a hint of real strawberry scent.
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    Bumping this - I'm hoping someone can weigh in on craft beers in cans...
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    Ache, talk to me - what do you mean?  I was happy to see your name at the top level (where it belongs, lol), but disappointed nothing to sink my teeth into.  This subject is near and dear to my heart.  Don't let me down.
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    I honestly do like beer and only drink one per sitting so I don't get a buzz.  I didn't care for it until a friend taught me more about it, and now I know what I like and what I don't.
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    Do you love coffee?  Dark chocolate?  If so, I bet there are brews you'd truly enjoy, but there is a very wide range of flavor profile in beer so "the taste" really is hard to assume you know without having someone guide you.  At least that's what I found.  I can never get over the pisswater taste of Bud, the metallic taste of Coors, etc.  yuck.  Ommegang ales, on the other hand, the 220 calorie per beer taste, well, I have to ration those for $$ and alcohol and calorie content, but they are treats on par with dessert or prime rib to me, my favorite being their Abbey Ale.  I've dumped beer I don't like down the drain (would anyone do that if they were drinking just for a buzz?) so they aren't all the same.
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    I'm not trying to bully you into liking beer...not that I even could if I were trying.  But, I do believe we could find a couple you enjoy if we were to go on a beer tasting mission.  I hate blueberry beer with a passion.  although, I enjoy it when someone else orders it; the bubbles attaching to the berries make them rise and fall in a mesmerizing fashion.  Not mesmerizing enough to make the beer taste good, but fun to watch.  

    I asked about dark chocolate and coffee because of their bitterness to guage your taste, but, actually, yes, Sam Adams makes a chocolate bock.

    If anyone in your household could take beer you hate off your hands and you want to give it one last go, try Abita's Strawberry Harvest Lager.  Don't let the berry part fool you - I, too, have dumped blueberry beer down the drain.
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    What if we combined Tankini Day and the beer tasting mission? ;)
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    Awww, thanks for that. :)
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