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What beer are you drinking now? #124

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by DerrickW, Feb 21, 2013.

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  1. Definitely worth 20. It's a super awesome sour that isn't at all sweet, which I love. The rye notes really only come through on the nose, I really couldn't taste it at all. All in all a great beer.
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  2. EdH

    EdH Aficionado (220) Utah Jul 27, 2005

    Good old Iceburn... My first "underground" show, in the basement of a building that was about to fall over.
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  3. tgchief

    tgchief Savant (270) Iowa Nov 30, 2010

    All the RIS barrel aging beers we have been brewing have our reserves of "employee beer" dangerously f'ng low so thank goodness for brothers!:)

    Just finished a Ballast Point Sculpin IPA and getting ready to dive into a fresh Victory Hop Devil.
    match1112 and RonfromJersey like this.
  4. st9647v3

    st9647v3 Advocate (645) New Jersey Dec 28, 2011

    excellent, thank you for your response - I think it's time to pick 1 up!

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  5. fox227, skinsfan, match1112 and 14 others like this.
  6. Viva Italia!!!
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    Peche n Brett tonight! Excellent beer, more sour than last year's version. Cheers everyone!
  8. KevinMc79

    KevinMc79 Aficionado (240) Illinois Oct 29, 2008

    Good ole standby[​IMG]
    skinsfan, looseteeth, mecmd and 2 others like this.
  9. Eastside151

    Eastside151 Savant (450) Ohio Jun 29, 2012

    It is Alchemy Hour for me..
  10. Maction

    Maction Savant (435) Illinois Oct 14, 2008

    Had to break in my new lambic basket with some HaandBic from Haand Bruggeriet


    tolar111, kirkse, Hugonaut13 and 4 others like this.
  11. This stuff is too dangerous to call a nightcap
    Terrapin Wake and Bake glory stout.
  12. Shared with my lovely wife...good times.


    now onto this...


    listening to...

    Maction, match1112, SWChi and 10 others like this.
  13. GameFreac

    GameFreac Savant (410) Georgia Apr 8, 2011


    Bigfoot 2012 and 2013 vertical with a friend. And the vertict is....

    2012. Much sweeter, more caramel. Smells better. Hops have almost all faded but it tastes like liquid candy now but still kinda boozy and a little hoppy. Both are great beers.
    fox227, Hugonaut13, Maction and 3 others like this.
  14. Jason

    Jason Founder (1,300) Massachusetts Aug 23, 1996 Staff Member

    Had a few of these ... couldn't really find the Sapphire hops.

  15. Zhiguli

    Zhiguli Aficionado (235) California Jul 12, 2012

    Nastro azzuro!
    Go gunners
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  16. Jason

    Jason Founder (1,300) Massachusetts Aug 23, 1996 Staff Member

    A couple of my favs ...

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  17. Zhiguli

    Zhiguli Aficionado (235) California Jul 12, 2012

    Tectactoe gets many likes
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  18. I love this beer.


    Cheers BA!
  19. Nada tonight, trying to save my liver for the weekend, it's Brewvival weekend in Charleston, SC, and I'm headed down tomorrow.
  20. Jason

    Jason Founder (1,300) Massachusetts Aug 23, 1996 Staff Member

    And now ... this but the Hop Harvest Edition.

  21. scud

    scud Savant (315) Indiana Sep 22, 2010

    Next up 2012 bb4d
  22. alelover

    alelover Advocate (560) Michigan Aug 19, 2012

  23. strangebrew321

    strangebrew321 Savant (370) Indiana Feb 18, 2009

    Had my first Blithering Idiot after a glass washing session. Very good barleywine, actually enjoyed it more than this years version of Insanity. Followed up with a Zombie Dust at dinner. Finishing up with a Peruvian Morning and some chocolate. Life is Good!
  24. Using a new glass
  25. Wings game kinda sucked there at the end...
    This beer however is amazing! So glad I was able to get more of it!
    fox227, looseteeth, tectactoe and 4 others like this.
  26. st9647v3

    st9647v3 Advocate (645) New Jersey Dec 28, 2011

    In rare form tonight...


  27. stayclean

    stayclean Savant (360) Wisconsin Mar 17, 2012

    Wife is out for the night, just finished a delicious grilled cheese sandwich and am about to dive right into another Founders Imperial Stout from '11 (only 1 left, boo :mad:).
  28. EXPO-Nelson


    Cheers BA!
    fox227, match1112, chugalug06 and 4 others like this.
  29. WebGuyMike

    WebGuyMike Savant (395) Florida Dec 5, 2012

    After a couple more Two Hearted's, this is my nightcap

    fox227, beerserks, priwen and 5 others like this.
  30. Wilb

    Wilb Initiate (0) Michigan Oct 18, 2011

    Hotel beer. A nice APA when I still need to get some work done.
    ripps1, kirkse, RichD and 3 others like this.
  31. wyatt13

    wyatt13 Savant (475) Illinois Feb 13, 2011


    Peruvian Morning in my new Hardywood Gingerbread Stout glass from hokiechef in the One for the Noobs BIF. Cheers BA!
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  32. Reading Residential Code....zzzzzzz. This'll keep me up

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  33. MarioM

    MarioM Advocate (500) California Sep 13, 2009

    Daaaaamn, SN Torpedo after being gone all day and on an empty stomach before making dinner. So so good!
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  34. KevinMc79

    KevinMc79 Aficionado (240) Illinois Oct 29, 2008

    I'm always a ticker, but tonight going back to my roots. The beers that made me love beer.
  35. yamar68

    yamar68 Initiate (0) Minnesota Apr 1, 2011

    Big thanks to alelover for this gem:


    Cheers all!
  36. Pahn

    Pahn Advocate (695) New York Dec 2, 2009

    drinking my brewing partner's holiday beer, special version. it's a riff on a free form recipe i wrote a few years ago that's basically a belgian influenced imperial stout.

    his current version is a lot more belgian (dropped my beloved special B malt, but switched out my beloved 1728 scottish ale yeast with a belgian abbey strain, and added date syrup), and is aged on oak cubes with bulleit bourbon added. love bulleit. resulting beer is sweet, complex, with some nice roasted barley flavor highlighting everything (used perfect amount IMO). dropped the oats/oatmeal entirely, but the mouthfeel is still good.

    great stuff.
    fmccormi, EdH, RMoeNay and 1 other person like this.
  37. superspak

    superspak Champion (850) Michigan May 5, 2010


    Very nice stuff. Nicely robust for a 5.5% brew, and very balanced roasted flavors. Oyster flavor really isnt that strong. Really enjoyed this.

    This is excellent Scotch ale as expected. Great complexity and balance of malt flavors. Meantime is completely underrated as a brewery.

    Still got half a case. Having some in a bit.

    beerserks, tgchief, Maction and 2 others like this.
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