A bunch of my work buddies were getting out of lab (during my college days) and they went to get some wings and beer. They ended up with a pitcher of this between 3 of them.
And, they were DESTROYED.
Coming in at almost 8% concentration, Stone made some kind of crazy monster to which, even higher concentration ales seem to not affect people the same way this does.
It's super expensive compared to other similar products. However, being that I'm from the San Diego region, I hold a certain pride in this particular brand. It's good. But, it is expensive so... make sure you call this out on someone else's round to buy ;)
All together, if you get this by the case, it becomes a whole 'nother story in terms of affordability -- and -- shareability... one which leaves most who try it for the first time staggering to walk 20 feet in a straight line... even after only one glass.
To which, you can aptly say, "I told you so... you arrogant bastard...!!!"