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What beer are you drinking now? #112

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by DerrickW, Feb 9, 2013.

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  1. All of them obviously?
     
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  2. CBC Rye Rye Rocco, 100% Bret fermented in sherry barrels grisette at the brewpub. surprisingly tart and very good
     
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  3. ESeab

    ESeab Advocate (505) New Jersey Jan 3, 2013

    Phone tio dead tio take pictures. gave sam adams double agent ipl, me likes. Now, nugget nectar 2012 vs nn 2013!
     
  4. awdturboiv

    awdturboiv Advocate (520) Indiana May 24, 2008

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    Much better...Grand Cru started
     
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  5. litheum94

    litheum94 Initiate (0) California Dec 29, 2008

    My wife had a rough week at work, so I pulled some beers out that I knew she'd like. First up, delicious Cantillon.

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  6. KevinMc79

    KevinMc79 Savant (255) Illinois Oct 29, 2008

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    Had a Hopslam first, which was amazing as usually. This was purchased to send as an extra. Couldn't part with it.
     
  7. Pando

    Pando Savant (415) Connecticut Dec 5, 2011

    One more after this.

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  8. Maction

    Maction Savant (445) Illinois Oct 14, 2008

    Drinking Boulevard Love Child #2

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    Watching Sound City w/ Mrs. Maction

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  9. fmccormi

    fmccormi Champion (770) Florida Oct 24, 2010

    It's been a long, cold day. Lots of shoveling this morning followed by a winter hike in the woods with an old friend of mine, followed by a little school work, a couple glasses of wine with another friend, and finally back home for a hot bowl of soup and a cold glass of Hoppyum.
     
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  10. RayUF07

    RayUF07 Advocate (635) Florida Sep 22, 2012

    Moving on to Michigan.

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  11. russpowell

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

    Wish I would've bought more of this ass-kicker! "'Settling" for a Firestone Walker Double Jack...
     
  12. semibaked

    semibaked Advocate (685) Kentucky Mar 27, 2007

    Smuttynose IPA
     
  13. KevinMc79

    KevinMc79 Savant (255) Illinois Oct 29, 2008

    You cannot beat a beer like this for $5.99.
     
  14. Old Ale battle, although it's one sided because Fruet is BB aged and I'm not fortunate enough to have the BB4d... Either way an amazing tasting and not the only brews we had by far. Our night included Humidor Double Black Ale, Immort ale, Long Strange.
    Cheers BA! Pictures aren't working...
     
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  15. Resuin

    Resuin Champion (890) Massachusetts Jun 18, 2012

    Starting off with a Rogue Double Chocolate Stout. Very tasty. Cheers!

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  16. sukwonee

    sukwonee Advocate (560) Washington Dec 13, 2011

    Half growler of Diablo Rojo from Boneyard. It's pretty good.
     
  17. What do you think of it? I saw they came here recently and haven't had a chance to pick any up.
     
  18. GameFreac

    GameFreac Savant (420) Georgia Apr 8, 2011




    How does that compare to the Tasmanian?
     
  19. semibaked

    semibaked Advocate (685) Kentucky Mar 27, 2007

    Solid, nothing mind blowing, but I have no problem drinking it.
     
  20. Home from work and opened a nugget nectar, now onto a pure pineapple burst of flower power. Off to sleep after that

    Enjoy
     
  21. st9647v3

    st9647v3 Advocate (680) New Jersey Dec 28, 2011

    Giving this one a try for the nightcap:

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    actually better than I expected...pleasantly surprised.

    Goodnight y'all!
     
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  22. Starting off my Saturday night the proper way...

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  23. LostTraveler

    LostTraveler Savant (375) Maine Oct 28, 2011

    Too lazy to post a pic... Smuttynose Robust Porter. My favorite cold weather session beer. Actually can session it year round.... cant get enough.
     
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  24. I like the Tasmanian better, but the American IPA is a close comparison. Just american hops vs Australian, absolutely a great beer!
     
  25. Damn ended the night with a Affligem Tripel and a New Belgium Tripel think we agree the rankings should be as follows by style:

    St. Bernadus
    Affligem
    Sam Adams New World
    Watou
    New Belgium Tripel

    Have had La Fin Du Monde and Chimay White too many times to count and would put those above or damn near equal to St. Bernadus but can really appreciate the different twist all of these had to them but sadly I can't get rid of these hiccups now. :)
     
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  26. GameFreac

    GameFreac Savant (420) Georgia Apr 8, 2011

    Nice. I wanna pick up a sixer soon.
     
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  27. Resuin

    Resuin Champion (890) Massachusetts Jun 18, 2012

    Moving on to Rogue Morimoto Imperial Pilsner. Definitely exceeded my expectations, very very tasty. Cheers!

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  28. jds8411

    jds8411 Savant (465) California Oct 12, 2008

    Water now. Went to a new brewery by my house (Valiant Brewing Company) and had the 3 beers they had on tap (Pretty good). Went to the Tilted Kilt after and had a Goose Island 312 which was nasty imo.
     
  29. That was one of the kegs at my wedding. Still love it.

    Enjoy
     
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  30. mecummins

    mecummins Savant (425) Illinois Nov 16, 2012

    Went to the Winter Brew Fest here on Chicago and got to try a bunch of local brews. My favorite of the night was from a new brewery named Begyle Brewery. They poured a red ale named Rua Irish Style Red Ale. Smooth & malty with a hop forward profile. I was really impressed with their IPA and Blonde beers too.
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    Also tried the lager from Half Acre. It was a typical lager, nothing more or less. But their Big Hugs stout was pretty amazing. Deep & creamy with chocolate and coffee notes.
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    Ended the night with Revolution's Repo Man Rye Stout. Outstanding. Light and nicely carbonated. The rye presence was just enough to give it some depth, but not over take the rest of the flavors. Very well balanced .
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  31. Pando

    Pando Savant (415) Connecticut Dec 5, 2011

    Last one for tonight

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  32. BCS Coffee. Phenomenal beer!!!
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  33. Did not know Free Will was bottling. I liked this beer the first time at Capones and every time it gets less inspiring. The sour was not great either

    Enjoy
     
  34. MarioM

    MarioM Advocate (525) California Sep 13, 2009

    8 hour wait but totally worth it...

    Russian River's Pliny The Younger

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  35. bahnfire

    bahnfire Advocate (510) Vermont Jan 17, 2011

    Started with Mikkeller Invasion IPA, Mikkeller 19, then HF Susan, HF Abner, Bunch of home brew, Anchorage white IPA, and lots of other HF goodness:
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  36. jds8411

    jds8411 Savant (465) California Oct 12, 2008

    Forgot I had this in the fridge. Washing the 312 out of my mouth :)
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  37. leftyhyzer

    leftyhyzer Savant (250) Indiana Jul 10, 2012

    Such a random call..."hey were doing 11' tonight!" Thanx guys @jeonsah, nasty31, awdturboiv
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  38. Finished brewing 6 gallons of beer! Duck Duck Gooze and Seizoen Bretta were followed up by these two, both excellent:

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    Cheers everyone, hope you're all having a great evening!
     
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    The drinking has begun!!!!!
     
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