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What Beer Are You Drinking? #101

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by gtermi, Jan 29, 2013.

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  1. RayUF07

    RayUF07 Advocate (635) Florida Sep 22, 2012

    West Coast Style tonight.

  2. First time trying this one, solid example of the style.
  3. WesM63

    WesM63 Advocate (685) Ohio Nov 6, 2011

    With some others, a Union Jack. Thanks to azdback for this one.

  4. cfrances33

    cfrances33 Champion (760) Illinois Jun 12, 2012

    Finished up a biz law exam, and relaxing first with the old standby...


  5. no pic but just killed ba gingerbread, about to start abrasive (cig break in betwen)
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  6. smakawhat

    smakawhat Poobah (1,180) Maryland Mar 18, 2008

  7. FUNKPhD

    FUNKPhD Advocate (505) Texas Apr 13, 2010

    You're going to tell us what beers, but not which cigarettes? You're holding out on us.
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  8. Hanzo

    Hanzo Champion (965) Virginia Feb 27, 2012

    Finishing up with this that also landed today. Would have never known this was 10%abv. Very coffee forward. Nice beer. Sixpoint was always hit or miss with me. This is a hit.


    Night all!
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  9. kaseydad

    kaseydad Advocate (740) California Nov 23, 2008

    Nice work on the Genesis. Been lying one down for awhile now awaiting that special occasion that never seems to manifest. Time to drink? Could be.
  10. russmann

    russmann Aficionado (135) Idaho Oct 3, 2007

    You guys make me thirsty.
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  11. Brunite

    Brunite Savant (430) Illinois Sep 21, 2009

  12. Happy Birthday to me!!!
    My wife made this great spread for me and the boys for my birthday.
    I had to compliment it with a nice Sam Smith's Yorkshire Stingo. It's a very good night.

  13. Some Slam:

    Then a local boy:
  14. WebGuyMike

    WebGuyMike Savant (395) Florida Dec 5, 2012

    Got a late start tonight so I've got the pedal to the metal.

    First time try

    Followed by another first time try
  15. fmccormi

    fmccormi Champion (780) Florida Oct 24, 2010

    Just poured some more of the 32oz growler I got yesterday of Oak Aged Yeti, into my Double Bastard tumbler. Nice little glass for a big stout like this.
  16. LOL, pfunk, pack left in the storm...still lit tho
  17. No Nugget Nectar in FL but we do have this

    7 days old to boot. If they ever can this I would buy it more frequently than Jai Alai.

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  18. I think all the hop traits (oils, bitterness, pine, citrus, etc.) balance eachother perfectly to make a beautiful DIPA. Better than Pliny IMO
  19. TX-Badger

    TX-Badger Champion (935) Texas Jun 14, 2012

    Now onto a local Scotch Ale from this year's batch, I know it's not the correct glassware, but it's still a cool glass (got it from a tasting with last year's batch). Also, a little thinner than last year's batch.....still has a good flavor though.

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  20. MEW

    MEW Savant (445) Colorado May 29, 2012

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  21. Having not had Pliny, I cannot corroborate this statement, but it is a bold one. I'm sure glad I was able to pick up a case of this hop nectar then.
  22. cfrances33

    cfrances33 Champion (760) Illinois Jun 12, 2012

    More Gumballhead...


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  23. CityofBals

    CityofBals Initiate (0) Illinois Sep 12, 2012


    '08 BCS. Sublime.

    Ending the night with some Jamie XX on da' dubs.
  24. Hill Farmstead Abner - Luck recipient of a friend who went to Vt this past weekend!
  25. Michigan

    Michigan Initiate (0) Michigan Oct 24, 2012

    Just cracked open my first ever can of Heady Topper (Thanks Crookdrain!).... Holy mother of DIPAs. I understand the beer world now.
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  26. LeRose

    LeRose Advocate (605) Massachusetts Nov 24, 2011

    It does get better with age - Brooklyn Black Chocolate Stout, that is. I had four, drank three right quick, then found the last one about a year later...smoooooth as a baby's bottom!
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    Alright, time to open up this bad-boy...
  28. Mealhouse

    Mealhouse Savant (385) Minnesota Feb 19, 2012

    First a Hopslam, now an Abrasive
  29. Fresh Founders Imperial Stout at cellar temp is an all out assault on the senses.:pI am in stout love.
    Cheers to the beers!
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  30. DFH 90 min
  31. WebGuyMike

    WebGuyMike Savant (395) Florida Dec 5, 2012

    Now onto another first time try


    Pretty good IPA, all things considered.
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  32. Lighter night for me. Started out with a Foothills Carolina Strawberry, and closed out with a Vol. 4:

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  33. hopswap1

    hopswap1 Savant (435) Illinois Apr 27, 2012

    Believe it or not the bartender tried to talk me out of the genesis. Said it was awful and I wouldn't like it. He was very wrong it was magnificent! Better than the bolt cutter I had recently. And yes I am one that actually really enjoyed bolt cutter too.
  34. Kimber1123

    Kimber1123 Aspirant (40) Florida Jan 25, 2013

    You are on a mission!!!
  35. st9647v3

    st9647v3 Advocate (680) New Jersey Dec 28, 2011

    This is one of the best beers IMO and likely the best IPA I've ever had!


    cheers Ravenacht!!
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  36. mecmd

    mecmd Advocate (725) Georgia Jan 7, 2012

    Now this:
    Sorry for recycled picture.
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  37. Blind pig in my new stem glass:
  38. Nice that looks familiar :D
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