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What beer are you drinking now? #120

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by match1112, Feb 17, 2013.

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  1. Jaycase

    Jaycase Advocate (740) Illinois Jan 13, 2007

    Since I'm fortunate enough that my employer observes Presidents Day, having a Sucks now.

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  2. MoparGrease

    MoparGrease Initiate (0) California Jul 26, 2012

  3. LOL!! That reminds me of the "Tweak's Coffee" commercial on Southpark. (I wish I could find the video clip.)
     
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  4. superspak

    superspak Champion (910) Michigan May 5, 2010

    Racked a Dunkelweizen off the trub tonight, onto sweet orange peel and .5 oz cinnamon sticks that were sitting in 100ml vodka for a week
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    This is a very good Baltic Porter. Well balanced and robust. I have certainly had my fair share of overly estery baltics.
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    This is AWESOME. Almost a black IPA, with some big grapefruit, orange zest, and pine in the aromas; but still balanced. Huge robustness of flavor and full bodied; Lots of dark chocolate, cocoa, toast, citrus, rye, and light coffee. Fantastic. Appearance is perfect: giant 1-2 finger dense head with insane retention with thick soap on the side of the glass.
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    Cheers
     
  5. had a 12 oz sculpin now drinking a Blind Pig
     
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  6. This Beer doesn't get the love it deserves IMO.
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  7. aasher

    aasher Champion (900) Indiana Jan 27, 2010

    Yet another Bourbon County Coffee, this one is an '11. We just spent hours re-sending a bunch of files that Ryland Homes lost, after receiving it. This only seemed right.
     
  8. BeerLover99

    BeerLover99 Advocate (735) Illinois Dec 13, 2008

    Late night tasty brew:

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  9. Cotchept

    Cotchept Aficionado (150) Colorado Jan 14, 2013

  10. Hugonaut13

    Hugonaut13 Advocate (710) Illinois Nov 29, 2012

    Looks like a 2011, he's not completely screwed :)
     
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  11. Sucks
     
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  12. dsal89

    dsal89 Advocate (505) Indiana Jul 6, 2008

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    Having this with a really late dinner.

    #properglassware
    #seriously
    #hashtag

    Cheers friends :)
     
  13. Giovannilucano

    Giovannilucano Savant (445) Wyoming Feb 24, 2011

    Nope I can get it! Being weird IS cool! Without us the world would be dull! :D
     
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  14. KevinMc79

    KevinMc79 Aficionado (240) Illinois Oct 29, 2008

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    I think the Heady Topper before this wrecked my palate
     
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  15. lokieman

    lokieman Savant (475) Oklahoma Jan 20, 2011

  16. Crackerroll

    Crackerroll Savant (295) Missouri Jan 16, 2011

    This has been a big beer weekend. Went to friend's house tonight for Shrimp po'boys and some beers...the friend works for A-B so we drank Budweiser....home now enjoying a North Coast Old Rasputin...might nightcap with a Schlafly AIPA. Cheers and Happy President's Day!
     
  17. 2008. Tons of pleasant oxidation and no fake chocolate taste. Very nice.
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  18. DHS1029

    DHS1029 Savant (325) Illinois Feb 14, 2013

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    Leftover Lou Malnati's and Gumballhead while catching up on episodes of Chicago Fire
     
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  19. Arbitrator

    Arbitrator Initiate (0) California Nov 26, 2008

    There are good vitnges of Dark Lord? ??!
     
  20. Hugonaut13

    Hugonaut13 Advocate (710) Illinois Nov 29, 2012

    They've gotten progressively worse.
     
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  21. In a similar situation, I'd skip the solids!

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  22. dsal89

    dsal89 Advocate (505) Indiana Jul 6, 2008

    Fish sounded good though :(
     
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  23. It is honestly my favorite Barleywine, but I have noticed almost a 50/50 split where some stores have 1 case of PM and 2 cases BBW and others have 2 PM and 1 BBW.
     
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  24. draheim

    draheim Poobah (1,035) Washington Sep 18, 2010

    Ack! You were right. Please tell me it's an urban myth that people actually buy tickets and stand in line for this.
    I'm gonna go ahead and try to choke it down if only because it's the only bottle I'll ever have...
     
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    Last one.
     
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  26. Obviously you like really good beer and you went to your friend's house tonight and drank Bud w/o complaining, then scrubbed your palate down with good stuff when you got home. You get a fist pump for not being proud in front of your friend! :)
     
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  27. Just home from work and I cracked my last flower power. Hope to find another fresh case soon. Too lazy to get a photo up tonight.

    Enjoy
     
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  28. How was that mead? I have a bottle I picked up a few months ago that I have yet to crack. Never had mead before, so I'm excited to dive in..
     
  29. superspak

    superspak Champion (910) Michigan May 5, 2010

    The night endings:

    Picked up a 4 pack last week. I haven't had this in far too long. So damn amazing. Unibroue is one of the most consistent breweries I know of. Seriously never been disappointed by a single offering.
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    Still have over a half case left. YEAAA
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  30. And then when I got home, the bottled on date read: 10/31/12 - sigh.

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  31. Crackerroll

    Crackerroll Savant (295) Missouri Jan 16, 2011

    Thanks. He's a really good dude and usually has some craft in his beer 'fridge of course nobody at the Brewery knows that!!
     
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  32. mecummins

    mecummins Savant (425) Illinois Nov 16, 2012

    I'm not 100% it's OK to post the link in a thread? A lot of forums get very touchy about that. I have it on my profile page if you're interested.
     
  33. Hugonaut13

    Hugonaut13 Advocate (710) Illinois Nov 29, 2012

    Good point. Don't post it. I'll check out the blog.
     
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  34. yamar68

    yamar68 Initiate (0) Minnesota Apr 1, 2011

    Amen to that!
     
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  35. Arbitrator

    Arbitrator Initiate (0) California Nov 26, 2008

    Alpine Bad Boy #3, after eating a six-egg omelette. I am less drunk.

    I was shaking hands with a Midwesterner the other day. I think I've got a pretty good handshake, but he kept screaming at me, "C'mon boy!!! Put your back into it!!!! ALL. DAY!"

    I've never had such performance anxiety. Bad Boy helps me forget.

     
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  36. Jason

    Jason Founder (1,330) Massachusetts Aug 23, 1996 Staff Member

    With dinner ... made some beer bread with it as well.

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  37. Jason

    Jason Founder (1,330) Massachusetts Aug 23, 1996 Staff Member

    Then some ...

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  38. Jason

    Jason Founder (1,330) Massachusetts Aug 23, 1996 Staff Member

  39. rpbuckeye

    rpbuckeye Advocate (590) Ohio Mar 29, 2011

    Yo bro, Tommy Boy is over and this might put me over the edge.
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  40. draheim

    draheim Poobah (1,035) Washington Sep 18, 2010

    mecummins, is that you? I recognized you from the photo. YOU'RE FIRED.
     
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