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Old 03-04-2011, 02:13 AM   #1
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Default Pliny substitute in WI?

I have only heard good things about Pliny the Elder/Younger but I don't think it's available in WI. In fact I went to their website and I'm pretty confident about it. Anyone out there try something and thought it was pretty close, or at least a decent substitute?

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Old 03-04-2011, 02:16 AM   #2
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originally from wi, and now in the boonies of Minn - i've never seen it either. they do have it on ebay and on this site. i'm thinking it migh tbe worth buying one just to try.

http://www.wadeswines.com/Wades/main.html

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Old 03-04-2011, 02:47 AM   #3
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Hoping there might be something similar locally to pick up whenever. But if I really want to try one, I may have one shipped here.

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Fresh Maharaja or Hop Stoopid

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Old 03-04-2011, 04:23 AM   #5
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furious? nah not even close. still good.

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Old 03-04-2011, 12:29 PM   #6
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I have had pliny and although not exactly the same Hop Stoopid is a decent substitute

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Old 03-04-2011, 12:58 PM   #7
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Enjoy what you can get! Lakefront IPA and Surly Furious are awesome, although not the same beer.

If I could get my hands on some Pliny (hit-and-miss here), I trade for some Furious.

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Old 03-04-2011, 01:33 PM   #8
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We can't really get Surly here in wisconsin

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Three Floyd's Dreadnaught FTW!!!

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Old 03-04-2011, 02:41 PM   #10
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Well I think I'll give Stoopid a try. Disappointing that Pliny hasn't made it to Wisconsin, especially after hearing all the talk about it.

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