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What beer are you drinking now? #107

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by Lare453, Feb 4, 2013.

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  1. jzeilinger

    jzeilinger Poobah (1,260) Pennsylvania Dec 4, 2004 Beer Trader

    No picture, it's too dark in here and my iPad doesn't have a flash on it. Enjoying a Backwoods Bastard in a snifter and waiting on my guys to finish their Boy Scouts meeting.
  2. Dan_Bowman

    Dan_Bowman Savant (310) Ohio Apr 11, 2010 Beer Trader

    Green Flash Palate Wrecker
  3. VncentLIFE

    VncentLIFE Champion (795) North Carolina Feb 16, 2011 Verified

    Heres one more. That beer is actually dated as a best by. So it was bottled sometime around early June.
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  4. dsal89

    dsal89 Advocate (505) Indiana Jul 6, 2008


    Enjoyed the final bit of this bad boy! Review is right here for you fellas that enjoy reading my blurbs!

    Cheers ladies and gentlemen!
  5. jzeilinger

    jzeilinger Poobah (1,260) Pennsylvania Dec 4, 2004 Beer Trader

    Thanks for the good laugh, I needed that!!!
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  6. jzeilinger

    jzeilinger Poobah (1,260) Pennsylvania Dec 4, 2004 Beer Trader

    Was that a 2010 Utopias? I thought it was released every other year? (in that case, it should have been a $2 more! J/k )
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  7. teal

    teal Aficionado (195) Wisconsin May 3, 2012

    Trying my first go at Goudenband by Liefmans.

    Everything I thought it could be - as a guy who mostly drinks stouts.
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  8. Ri0

    Ri0 Poobah (1,120) Wisconsin Jul 1, 2012 Beer Trader

    This is a really good Black IPA.
  9. [​IMG]

    good combo
  10. cfrances33

    cfrances33 Champion (795) Illinois Jun 12, 2012 Beer Trader

    Some 2011 Fleur...


  11. Seanniek91

    Seanniek91 Advocate (540) Rhode Island Jul 1, 2012 Beer Trader

    I thought they released the 2012 for the sole reason that it was the 10th anniversary? I could be wrong though.
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  12. Bitterbill

    Bitterbill Poobah (1,415) Wyoming Sep 14, 2002 Verified

    The 2 I still have left are both odd years, 2005 and 2009, so I *think* they've always gone that way except for the 2012 which is their 10th Anniversary release and I'm not buying it cuz it's like +$100 what I paid for the others.
  13. jzeilinger

    jzeilinger Poobah (1,260) Pennsylvania Dec 4, 2004 Beer Trader

    HEY SammyJaxxxx, we need 'ya man!!!!!!
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  14. jzeilinger

    jzeilinger Poobah (1,260) Pennsylvania Dec 4, 2004 Beer Trader

    It's probably older than that 'cause Great Lakes puts a recommended "Best By" date on their bottles. I'm not sure how far out they date them but either way that bottle gets a big "ewwwwwww"!!!
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  15. My study partner.

  16. Bitterbill

    Bitterbill Poobah (1,415) Wyoming Sep 14, 2002 Verified

    That's a better excuse than I use for not posting pics. Lazy<poor lighting.;)
  17. Hanzo

    Hanzo Champion (965) Virginia Feb 27, 2012

    First time having this. It is nice to have a canned Saison option, even better when it is a pretty tasty one.


  18. Schmuck82

    Schmuck82 Initiate (0) Texas Nov 13, 2008

    Some Oskar Blues Old Chub for a rainy monday night.
  19. TongoRad

    TongoRad Poobah (1,035) New Jersey Jun 3, 2004 Beer Trader

    It. Has. Arrived!!!

    This particular bottle took about two weeks to get here, too. Welcome back, old friend.
  20. Greywulfken

    Greywulfken Poobah (1,135) New York Aug 25, 2010 Beer Trader

    Photobucket's updated their website and suddenly I'm over my space limit! WTF is that? Started deleting some photos which may compromise some images in my older posts - really aggravating :mad: *hostility ensues* ...
    Not really inclined to pay them for more space at this point - maybe when I'm feeling less hostile...

    So, Flickr for now, I guess :rolleyes:

    *hostility subsides*
    ...due in no small part to these great beers! :D

    Ah, Mother England...
    Started off with this after dinner (dessert, if you will):
    Fuller's London Porter - a classic...

    But then I faced this dilemma:

    Went with (as if I could go wrong lol):
    Thomas Hardy's Ale
    Later, to finalize my night and ease my ills (lol - again, as if I had to choose between the two - of course I was gonna have both!):
    Fuller's Vintage Ale
    Notice I went with the pint glass instead of a tulip - I figured a pint bottle of beer ought to go in a pint glass.

    These are all damn good beers.

  21. islandboi8204

    islandboi8204 Savant (425) New York Jul 28, 2011 Beer Trader

    Last of my Hill Farmstead Double Galaxy growlers. Such a great DIPA!
  22. Toppling Goliath Rover Truck. Pretty solid oatmeal stout.

  23. jzeilinger

    jzeilinger Poobah (1,260) Pennsylvania Dec 4, 2004 Beer Trader

    I have two bottles in my cellar so I'm curious now, one is the black 10th Anniv and the other??? (Not home right now, going to check when I get there because it's the previous batch before the 10th Anniv) .....stay tuned.....!!!
  24. jzeilinger

    jzeilinger Poobah (1,260) Pennsylvania Dec 4, 2004 Beer Trader

    One heck of a Christmas gift and your wife knows her beer!!!!!
  25. Sucks. It does not suck. My girlfriend liked it as well.

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  26. Jason

    Jason Founder (1,525) Massachusetts Aug 23, 1996 Staff Member

  27. Finishing a long Monday off with this plus some Mobile Suit Gundam on the monitor.
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  28. st9647v3

    st9647v3 Advocate (745) New Jersey Dec 28, 2011 Beer Trader

    First go with this Abrasive mofo!


    thanks to randykemka on this one...cheers!
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  29. Casedogg43

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

    ^^^^^^^^Love the glassware!!^^^^^^^^^
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  30. BB1313

    BB1313 Champion (910) Ohio Jul 16, 2009

    GL Dortmunder Gold earlier.. DFH Indian Brown Ale now.. Sucks later.. cheers..
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    Love this friggin' beer. Might be a tad pricey, but I can drink the shit out of it.
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  32. She's not a big beer drinker, but she knows a thing or two about the finer brews in life :)
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  33. jzeilinger

    jzeilinger Poobah (1,260) Pennsylvania Dec 4, 2004 Beer Trader

    C'mon, man! Not lazy at all, you need to pump it up to the next level: "I was in a wood shop accident and now I'm left with two hooks. Worse yet, the following day I got my leg caught in a C-Clamp accident and lost my leg, now, when I walk on the beach my trail leaves a print and a dot. That was a REALLY BAD week!!!!"

    (Now that sounds better than "lazy"!! Sales 101. Ha!)
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    Swiggin' on some Gratitude! Cheers, BA!
  35. Casedogg43

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

    Pizza port High Tide IPA!
    Damn, do I like Pizza Port brews!

  36. njhopspop

    njhopspop Savant (345) New Jersey Oct 17, 2010

    Flying Dog Classic Pale Ale
  37. EWR2STL

    EWR2STL Aficionado (105) Missouri Feb 4, 2013 Beer Trader

    Loving the Schlafly glass too! I've only got 2 left from the 6-pack I grabbed. Great beer!

    Tonight I'm drinking a Lil' B. Good beer but a bit sweet for me...
  38. Thanks! I picked it up at Lukas Liqours for only three bucks! Cheers!
  39. loafinaround

    loafinaround Savant (415) New York Jul 16, 2011 Verified

    dogfish head world wide stout tonight.
    first time having it. boozy, but very nice! :)
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