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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. Supporting Relic Brewery, a damn fine nanobrewery. Not my favorite style by any means, but this winter warmer is not spiced and has an excellent use of malt varieties. Cheers BA!

  2. My first time gettin' stoopid. Pretty good!
  3. paulytasker

    paulytasker Savant (400) New York May 16, 2012

    Visiting an old favorite... Sierra Nevada Stout. Love the hoppy finish to this stout. This is perfect on a 15 degree night in upstate N.Y.
  4. skinsfan

    skinsfan Advocate (700) Maryland May 24, 2005

    Now enjoying this. Hoping Caps can hang on for a W.

  5. thirstygator

    thirstygator Savant (250) Florida Mar 29, 2012

    Moved on from Hopslam to a great Scotch Ale I'm enjoying for the first time...
  6. skinsfan

    skinsfan Advocate (700) Maryland May 24, 2005

    Yeah, love this beer. I was able to get a couple 4 packs and only have 3 left, I was thinking about saving one or two for a year but not sure thats going to happen.

    Erskine has been playing well for us this year, but I have a feeling even though refs missed it (not sure how), Erskine may be getting a call from Shanahan next week for a game or two. Rinaldo and Hendricks went because basically because there was no call I think.
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  7. I don't get it. I post these on my pc and it looks fine. I go on the iPad and it is upside down. Why!!! Why!!!
  8. Drew26

    Drew26 Savant (430) Wisconsin Nov 2, 2012

    An Old Chub
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  9. skinsfan

    skinsfan Advocate (700) Maryland May 24, 2005

    That is one beer I do not get...at all.
  10. JxExM

    JxExM Savant (480) New York Mar 5, 2012

    First time. Thanks kiki3drt292!
  11. semibaked

    semibaked Advocate (685) Kentucky Mar 27, 2007

    Weinhenstephan Pilsner
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  12. match1112

    match1112 Initiate (0) Illinois Mar 2, 2011

    Congrats and best of luck!
  13. fmccormi

    fmccormi Champion (780) Florida Oct 24, 2010

    And I'm eating some cheap but pleasing store-bought sushi with some Valdeon I splurged on yesterday. And some olives. Weird diet, I know.

    Thought about buying a bottle of rye tonight, but held off. The store had Ri-1, Sazerac, Rittenhouse, Whistle Pig, Colonel E. H. Taylor, McKenzie's Rye, and something else. Colonel and Whistle Pig are probably too rich for my blood, but any suggestions from anyone familiar with rye?
  14. jmarce

    jmarce Savant (320) Connecticut May 15, 2011

    Growler of NEBCO Gold Stock, any thing they do with hops is amazing.

  15. Rinaldo/Hendricks went before the puck even hit the ice.
    Rinaldo punched his helmet about 20 times...and you know it was over the hit to Simmonds.

    And...I have 6 BB in my basement :eek:
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  16. craigo19

    craigo19 Savant (270) Michigan Oct 12, 2009

    Started with a Hopslam, then went to a White Rajah, now I am debating between homebrewed maple porter or Founders Porter to finish the night.
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  17. skinsfan

    skinsfan Advocate (700) Maryland May 24, 2005

    Got a chance to try some Odell stuff (IPA and Mycenary) this year, and both beers I thought were absolutely fantastic. I will be getting more whenever I can.
  18. RayUF07

    RayUF07 Advocate (635) Florida Sep 22, 2012

    Round 2

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  19. freewill35

    freewill35 Advocate (725) Indiana Oct 27, 2007

    Westvleteren XII
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  20. bud914

    bud914 Aficionado (150) New York Dec 6, 2008

    there are times i enjoy it and times i can't drink it. it is definitely unique.
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  21. I just love that freakin' beer. Cheers!
  22. Tarte de Cassis from Seventh Sun. Simply amazing!



    listening to this:

    Cheers er'body!
  23. bigedct

    bigedct Savant (405) Connecticut Jun 23, 2011


    Disco beer, gold cap.
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  24. dman127

    dman127 Savant (260) Illinois Jul 11, 2011

    Best of luck to you on the new venture.
  25. russpowell

    russpowell Poobah (1,190) Oklahoma May 24, 2005

    Starting out with a Mother Earth Silent Night Imp Stout. It's down in the 20s outside, but with the wood stove going & this fine beer, I believe I'll be warm soon enough!
  26. Friday night flavor with the wife:

  27. sleuthdog

    sleuthdog Advocate (660) Illinois Oct 21, 2008

    Love this beer day in and day out!


    Cheers guys!
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  28. lovindahops

    lovindahops Advocate (645) New York Mar 26, 2010

    Here's to the best brewery in the world on the "other website"

    Congrats and cheers ;)
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  29. skinsfan

    skinsfan Advocate (700) Maryland May 24, 2005

    Yeah, I definitely fall in the latter category. And it seems to be across the board with me on all their beers. Not that they aren't good, I just don't really enjoy them.
  30. semibaked

    semibaked Advocate (685) Kentucky Mar 27, 2007

    First time I've had it, pretty good, I think I like the Original better though. Got a 6 pack as a tip last night, so it's all good.
  31. CanisMajor

    CanisMajor Savant (290) Indiana Oct 24, 2012

    Pipeworks Reliquary Belgian Double Pale Ale

    Snoqualmie Avalanche Winter Ale

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  32. cfrances33

    cfrances33 Champion (760) Illinois Jun 12, 2012

    This is just incredible. So juicy and tart. Thanks again LiquidDegenerate!


  33. mnguyen281

    mnguyen281 Initiate (0) Texas Apr 9, 2009

    I just had one too! Had a 2012, and then popped the one 2008 i still have. Definitely my favorite. I love love love this beer. The 2008 is drinking fantastic right now.

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  34. This and Wisconsin Red are the only fruit beers I want to drink.
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  35. szmnnl99

    szmnnl99 Advocate (705) Michigan Apr 3, 2006


    Enjoying the hell out of this. A sessionable coffee stout, 5.5%.
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  36. MattyG85

    MattyG85 Champion (900) Minnesota Aug 31, 2010


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  37. skinsfan

    skinsfan Advocate (700) Maryland May 24, 2005

    Can't wait for that to be available here in DC area. Love this beer.
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  38. The Original ain't no slouch, but the Pilsner definitely grew on me- going through a sixer at different times seemed to show a different facet each time. Now I get it once or twice a month. It seems like you still have a few more to go, so who knows...
  39. Fahz

    Fahz Savant (360) New York May 31, 2012

    so goood!
  40. My sister-in-law lives in Wisconsin.
    Hopefully my wife & I are driving there this summer.
    Guess what I'm bringing back home?
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