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What beer are you drinking now? #104

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by DerrickW, Feb 1, 2013.

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  1. BeerMeInStl

    BeerMeInStl Advocate (630) Missouri Jan 26, 2013

    Just started out with one of these

  2. LeRose

    LeRose Advocate (725) Massachusetts Nov 24, 2011 Subscriber

    And the Jack's Abby motion carries! Man, I could be there in an hour if I didn't have a bunch of stuff to do...bummer. That is the "Battle of the Barrels" thing and they look bizarre enough to be tasty! Especially interested in the cranberry pistachio variant - let us know!
    dsal89 likes this.
  3. Hotmetal1

    Hotmetal1 Advocate (665) Mississippi Feb 28, 2012 Beer Trader

    Not bad, not great but I'm not a big fan of blondes. This probaly didn't help much, sorry.
  4. Bitter_Echo

    Bitter_Echo Savant (400) Michigan Apr 13, 2012

    It's Friday, and at the end of a busy week of work with my brain I surely feel stupid, and so this:
    Seems just about the perfect antidote for a busy, but otherwise fine, work week. Cheers!
    mecmd, RonfromJersey, AmitC and 14 others like this.
  5. jhartley

    jhartley Poobah (1,330) Florida Aug 22, 2010 Beer Trader

    No pics, sorry. Enjoying my first Lagunitas Sucks! Loving that funky piney bite on the finish!
  6. bdonley5

    bdonley5 Savant (305) Michigan Dec 30, 2011 Beer Trader

    Enjoying a trade

    NSK79, sleuthdog, JxExM and 10 others like this.
  7. Gregfalone

    Gregfalone Savant (375) California Sep 5, 2012 Beer Trader

    A lil black butte with my lunch
  8. 71gto

    71gto Savant (315) Illinois Jun 3, 2009 Beer Trader

    Just cracked a BCS coffee, needed this after a busy work week, although the weekend isnt looking any less busy.
    skinsfan and Schwantz like this.
  9. Started with some Deschutes Red Chair and am now on to some SN Ruthless Rye. Ruthless is really underrated in my opinion.
  10. Ravenacht

    Ravenacht Advocate (630) Florida Aug 10, 2012 Beer Trader

    CCB Cider and Mead /B. Nektar crew's hit this one out of the park. Cheers!
    iHEARTbeer247, Deltoro, JxExM and 8 others like this.
  11. Struise Macadame – RIS aged on Monbazilac barrels, a disappointment from a usually phenomenal brewery, expensive & seemingly infected.
  12. meanmutt

    meanmutt Poobah (1,020) Ohio Feb 6, 2012 Beer Trader

    Enjoying my first ever one of these out of the gift set my wife gave me for Xmas...


    beerserks, mecmd, johzac and 8 others like this.
  13. JamesBell

    JamesBell Savant (420) Georgia Jan 22, 2013 Beer Trader

    Oh man, I could only get one bottle and now I have to decide when to drink it!
    celfan likes this.
  14. Great fruit beer! For Lambic lovers...
    Cheers from Switzerland!
  15. dckepley

    dckepley Savant (400) Iowa Aug 13, 2006 Beer Trader

    Petrus Aged Pale Ale. Always solid.
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  16. celfan

    celfan Advocate (595) Vermont Jul 4, 2004 Beer Trader

    Hill Farmstead Abner - so juicy.

    NorCalYeti, NSK79, johzac and 10 others like this.
  17. --Dom--

    --Dom-- Savant (425) Missouri Dec 22, 2012

    Bengali Tiger...... it is good. Not amazing.... good. And that is fine... o_O
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  18. Brunite

    Brunite Savant (430) Illinois Sep 21, 2009

  19. MichPaul

    MichPaul Champion (780) Michigan Jan 28, 2012 Beer Trader

    After a very cold day of taking the daughter out sledding while an old man tries snowboarding again... (I'll be in pain for a while!) This really hits the spot!
    Cheers BA's!
    cjoc83, NorCalYeti, mecmd and 21 others like this.
  20. gatornation

    gatornation Poobah (1,285) Minnesota Apr 18, 2007 Beer Trader

    Came home opened up a fresh Mycenary , this stuff is so good way to drinkable
  21. acevenom

    acevenom Advocate (555) Louisiana Oct 7, 2011

    It's nearly two weeks after the best by date, but this IPA is still drinking fine.
    JxExM, skinsfan, WebGuyMike and 2 others like this.
  22. Lovely! To be enjoyed with "Kind of Blue" at max volume... ;)
  23. cjoc83

    cjoc83 Advocate (515) Pennsylvania Jul 31, 2010 Beer Trader

    Just finished up a Stone Enjoy By 2.15.13 on draught at the South Philly Taproom, now enjoying a Madame Rose at a friends place. Both are so good! Awesome way to start the night. Cheers!
  24. Victory Red Thunder
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  25. geneseohawk

    geneseohawk Savant (475) Illinois Nov 4, 2008

    Gumball first up- long week. This beer wont last long...
  26. Found a bunch but felt it was overpriced so I only got 1 to try. No I need to find a cheaper bottle shop as I don't want a case. Just a 6 pack. Would have been $27 here.

    NSK79, RonfromJersey, JxExM and 13 others like this.
  27. Time to get slammed!


    This is the only bottle I will be having of it this year due to insane Philly bottle shop mark-up ($7 a bottle! wtf?!?), so going to savor this one awhile.
    NSK79, RonfromJersey, JxExM and 12 others like this.
  28. Casedogg43

    Casedogg43 Advocate (525) Indiana Jan 4, 2012 Beer Trader

    Three Floyds Michiana Power Pale

    Pretty darn good

    NSK79, ObiWanKushnobi, JxExM and 10 others like this.
  29. I'm just getting back from a 17 hour round trip road trip with 14 four packs of heady topper and a mixed variety case of Lawson's finest liquids. It was a long snowy trip through the adirondack mountains and I cannot wait for my first taste of Heady!
    johzac, skinsfan and SammyJaxxxx like this.
  30. hopscrazy

    hopscrazy Savant (290) Minnesota Mar 13, 2009

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  31. Casedogg43

    Casedogg43 Advocate (525) Indiana Jan 4, 2012 Beer Trader

    Three floyds Behemoth.

    While a FFF brewpub. Greenbush crew came in and Crown Brewing crew was there also.
    Couple very good & young breweries!

    NSK79, sleuthdog, skinsfan and 7 others like this.
  32. Devi0us

    Devi0us Advocate (565) California May 3, 2011

    Finally sippin' on some PtY...


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  33. I'm in the LEhigh Valley and paid $4.50 for a bottle today. I bought one only. If it was $3 and priced accordingly I would have bout a 6 pack for <$20. As a shop I rather have the later and have a happier customer.

    He does this with every hyped beer out there. He does have some great bottles though:/
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  34. lordofthewiens

    lordofthewiens Poobah (1,210) Maine Sep 17, 2005 Subscriber Beer Trader

    I had this beer for the first and only time on a trip to California in the mid 80's.
    Probably my introduction to craft beer.
    I liked it better back then.

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  35. stayclean

    stayclean Savant (370) Wisconsin Mar 17, 2012


    Woo, it's not sour. :p But seriously, the extra six months did this some damn good, really liked this last year before the nastiness occurred, but wow. Gonna need to pick up some more before it's too late (along with the BB Barleywine, keep forgetting to go get some..).

  36. haruspexvic

    haruspexvic Savant (335) Illinois Aug 23, 2012


    Bigfoot and a football sized pepperoni and sausage pizza puff with fries!
    ObiWanKushnobi, JxExM, AmitC and 12 others like this.
  37. MADPolo

    MADPolo Savant (465) Alabama Dec 19, 2012

    Let's get this bitch started!


    Start off slamming it home!


    Now, going a little artistic with the newest spiced Brown Ale from Cigar City "Evander"
    Deltoro, NSK79, JxExM and 11 others like this.
  38. I picked up the Saranac Winter 12 Pack. First up was the Belgian Pale Ale and Saranac did a decent job with it. Next up, the Big Moose Ale and its moderately hopped up character
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  39. No picture at the moment but am sipping on a delicious Deschutes Brewery Hop Henge Experimental IPA and oh boy is it satisfying
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  40. Schwantz

    Schwantz Savant (390) Florida Dec 16, 2012

    My first two Hopslam's! Awesome! A Ten Fidy! My third Hopslam! Cheers!
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