Do you tend to eat before drinking or after?

Discussion in 'Beer & Food' started by Alextricity, Jan 6, 2013.


Do you prefer beer before or after a meal?

  1. Before.

    13 vote(s)
  2. After.

    13 vote(s)
  1. Alextricity

    Alextricity Champion (795) Michigan Jun 18, 2012

    I know the majority would say "DURING!" because that's the obvious choice, but if you were in a car and you were asked to go to a restaurant first or bar, which would you choose?

    I always vote BAR. I can never ever seem to get a buzz if I've had something to eat. To me, it just defeats the purpose of drinking. I've drank on an empty stomach many times and I don't have hangovers ... I just make sure to drink water before the end of the night and in the morning.

    Pretty much nothing better than an empty stomach buzz.
  2. Bar. Get my drink on and then get right with food.
  3. After. If I eat before drinking, I feel full quicker and drink less.
  4. To answer the thread title, "yes."
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  5. greyghost86

    greyghost86 Savant (305) Delaware Apr 22, 2012

    After....let the food decide the beer selection....but only because we don't have a choice of 'during'
  6. small with friends....find food....
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  7. CellarGimp

    CellarGimp Savant (475) Missouri Sep 14, 2011

  8. Andygirl

    Andygirl Savant (280) Michigan Jan 3, 2013

  9. Alextricity

    Alextricity Champion (795) Michigan Jun 18, 2012

    Mind's blown at the results..
  10. slvrmon82

    slvrmon82 Savant (460) Delaware Dec 4, 2007

    I will second BOTH!!!

    You totally want to eat before a tasting or you not gonna make it very far!

    cheers, Matt
  11. loafinaround

    loafinaround Savant (380) New York Jul 16, 2011

    damn it. you beat me to it.
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  12. lordofthewiens

    lordofthewiens Poobah (1,105) Maine Sep 17, 2005

    Start with beer, eat some food, continue drinking beer.
  13. Drink Eat Drink...repeat.