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Beer with Gold Flakes !!!

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by Trappistenbier, Mar 6, 2012.

  1. podunkparte

    podunkparte Initiate (0) Washington Nov 14, 2009

    My thoughts?

    1. Gimmick to increase price
    2. Reminds me of Goldschlagger :confused: *puking*
  2. stevefinny

    stevefinny Savant (365) New Jersey Aug 28, 2009

    Yes a gimmick, but i would try it if someone had it at a tasting.
  3. SteelersX

    SteelersX Savant (465) New York Jan 30, 2011

    Gold flakes or green beer = niether are going to add any flavor I would think.
    All in good fun. I would try it, why not.
  4. That Gordon Finest Gold 24 is in fact a strong lager at 10 vol% !! Possibly the strongest Belgian lager ever made !
  5. sacullen

    sacullen Aficionado (245) Illinois Oct 14, 2008

    First thing I thought when I clicked on the thread was, "One of them HAS to be called Goldlager." I'm disappointed. :(
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  6. litheum94

    litheum94 Initiate (0) California Dec 29, 2008

    I add gold flakes to all of my beers. Also, the tears of the poor.
  7. FosterJM

    FosterJM Champion (845) California Nov 16, 2009

    Those are a wee bit expensive for a gimmick! Wow.

  8. DrDoitchbig

    DrDoitchbig Savant (385) Michigan Jun 6, 2009

  9. leedorham

    leedorham Champion (845) Washington Apr 27, 2006

    Drank a bunch of Goldschlagger when I was young and puked it back up. The flakes had turned black. I thought gold was supposed to be non-reactive.
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  10. Agold

    Agold Advocate (510) Pennsylvania Mar 13, 2010

    Your insides should be studied by science.
  11. Holy creeps.. You could be right here. 10vol% and indeed also bottom fermented.
    But.... is that beer actually brewed in Belgium or in The Netherlands ??
  12. FalconA

    FalconA Initiate (0) Massachusetts Aug 10, 2011

    Yes! I knew it was going to happen! Search for my handle

    Surely this will pick up speed and become the bandwagon style of 2012... at which time I will owe the Department of Internet Money a call.
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  13. MarkIntihar

    MarkIntihar Initiate (0) Michigan Mar 17, 2010

    Nicely played sir.
  14. ptra1004

    ptra1004 Aficionado (100) New York Feb 22, 2009

    "Makes my dookie twankle!"
  15. podunkparte

    podunkparte Initiate (0) Washington Nov 14, 2009

    "It's the most ballinest shit ever!"
  16. Etan

    Etan Champion (755) Wisconsin Jul 11, 2011

    At first I thought you were describing my morning routine. Then I realized you had written "Beer with Gold Flakes" rather than "Beer with Corn Flakes."
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  17. soze47

    soze47 Savant (355) Massachusetts May 22, 2010

    Reminds me of this David Cross bit (Gold part kicks in around 3:50):

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  18. Beejay

    Beejay Advocate (525) Virginia Dec 29, 2008

    Slight 24Karat Metallic taste..
  19. I'm glad i'm not the only one who does this
  20. litheum94

    litheum94 Initiate (0) California Dec 29, 2008

    That was actually the first thing that popped into my mind as well!
  21. Seriously?
  22. fullmetal1381

    fullmetal1381 Savant (270) Florida Jul 30, 2011

    Your name wouldn't happen to be Tywin Lannister, by any chance, would it?


    No need to push, I'll show myself out...
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  23. josefnewsong

    josefnewsong Savant (250) New York Nov 12, 2009