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What beer are you drinking now? #384

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by BlueRogue, Nov 8, 2013.

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  1. azorie

    azorie Advocate (725) Florida Mar 18, 2006

    well had the porter and in honor of stout day! I am going with this 1, lol

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  2. Sam Adams Hazel Brown is kicking things off for the weekend. And, it'll be followed up by a Terrapin Reunion '13.
     
  3. Desk drinking one of these
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  4. Saw this on the shelves finally, then got home and realized it's stout day, so I'm going to compromise and drink one in black & white.

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    Cheers!
     
  5. mnstorm99

    mnstorm99 Advocate (535) Minnesota May 11, 2007

    On to a homebrewed IPA. I am supposed to be working, but my damn computer won't log in from home. Oh well.
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  6. Woodman70

    Woodman70 Savant (330) Wisconsin Jun 1, 2013

    Laid off for the winter..last day of work...was gonna drink a lot of IPA's..but since it's international Stout day...I decided to drink a few that were in the fridge...Bell's Java stout and Founders Breakfast Stout and My Homebrew Breakfast...which I'd wouldn't be embarrassed to share with anyone...It's awesome :)
     
  7. Zaphog

    Zaphog Poobah (1,115) Michigan Sep 23, 2011

    Southern Tier 2XMAS
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    Not my fav style...but it's aight.

     
  8. fredmugs

    fredmugs Champion (870) Indiana Aug 11, 2012

    That first sip was soooooo tart I thought it was infected Peruvian Morning for a second. It did settle down but it's certainly not a fav.

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  9. RichD

    RichD Advocate (715) Rhode Island Mar 18, 2012

    Happy stout day! Started off by having a 2012 Backwoods Bastard on draught which is NOT a stout, so I figured I needed to have some Breakfast Stout to celebrate properly

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  10. Zaphog

    Zaphog Poobah (1,115) Michigan Sep 23, 2011

    You wouldn't think it but this beer ages phenomenally. I've had it with 5 years on it and it was divine! When fresh, it's just OK to me.
     
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  11. I believe that's what they call Winning.
     
  12. BeerKangaroo

    BeerKangaroo Initiate (0) Alaska May 30, 2011

    Memo received, international stout day. Well, then here ya go BA's!
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  13. One off many tonight

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  14. mnstorm99

    mnstorm99 Advocate (535) Minnesota May 11, 2007

    Did you all say Stout Day? Oh, ok...
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  15. impending

    impending Advocate (655) California Mar 12, 2010

    The Angel's Share - The Lost Abbey
    last night

    this is delicious, delivers exactly what I expect, what I want
    it deserves to be on a once a year rotation
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    this is a ball bearing from a train
    you can see me in it, my father inlaw is there too
    it is my most prized possession of all things that exist from my childhood
    I have two, I had three
    gave one to a buddy for his wedding, he knew how much it meant to me
    he appreciates it as I do which is satisfying, he will help it continue to exist
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    it is satisfying to hold, it cannot be ignored
    it is an object aggressively expressing it's potential energy
    it would rather be somewhere else and I am impeding its progress, it's impending
    the cost to me is the cost of loss of energy, mine, it costs to hold it
    regardless of who you are . . . . . you will drop it
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    easy to imagine an angel in a flame, seems rather natural - why not
    below I see one reaching, wings spread - do you see it ? - maybe it is arriving
    I believe in the big bang
    which truly is unknowable therefore fucking ridiculous but only slightly less so than
    angels arriving on flame
    little angel dudes and ladies would be welcome, I'd Share an Angel's Share
    androgyny is boring, commit
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    this precious will exist vastly longer than me
    I keep it in a drawer with other old now mythic items
    one daughter says these are what she wants when I pass
    her enthusiasm charms me
    most things in a drawer stop aging
    I'm too old to die young now Brother Dede
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    scientists are priests, good ones, glad they are around so they are able to convince me
    to believe in what by all measures is impossible from my observations
    it is faith
    this too has potential energy
    this sphere is power, it smells of determination and longevity
    cheers
    jd
     
  16. Slay40

    Slay40 Advocate (545) Michigan Feb 22, 2013

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    first one of the year and tasting great!
     
  17. mental1

    mental1 Aficionado (165) Virginia Jan 31, 2013

    Happy Stout Day! Bottled on Valentines Day. This is my first Yeti and won't be my last.
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  18. kyle86

    kyle86 Advocate (510) Michigan Apr 21, 2013

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    Starting with Flying Dog In-Heat Wheat. I'm working up to a stout. Cheers!
     
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    Stout day fans don't hate, this shit is 2 weeks old and just opened itself for me.
    Cheers!
     
  20. smakawhat

    smakawhat Poobah (1,180) Maryland Mar 18, 2008

  21. jb123

    jb123 Advocate (510) Michigan Dec 3, 2012

  22. You're quite welcome! Cheers BROgue! :D
     
  23. kingofhop

    kingofhop Advocate (555) Oklahoma May 9, 2010

    A couple of Bud 16 oz tallboys right now. I have no apologies, cuz I like it. Sam Smith Oatmeal for later, in tribute to the day. First day of a 4 day weekend and listenin' to the new Eminem. Prosit, BA.
     
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  24. So many IPA's and so little time! But it is stout day, so a stout (or two or three) it shall be . . .
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    A nice beer to join y'all with! Cheers on this day of dark, hearty brews!

     
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  25. utopiajane

    utopiajane Champion (860) New York Jun 11, 2013


    Brilliant photos and brilliant prose. Then there's the perfect beer for the composition. It's a sense of something that is unyielding, unending and aflame! Fantastic! Bravo!
     
  26. bstyle

    bstyle Champion (805) Indiana Apr 27, 2006

    Daisy Cutter @ the source. Happy Friday BA's! Cheers!
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  27. JayORear

    JayORear Advocate (540) California Feb 22, 2012

    If I ever open a brewery and start bottling/selling my beers, I'm hiring you to write my labels.
     
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  28. d5001986

    d5001986 Advocate (530) Wisconsin Oct 6, 2012

    Happy International Stout Day!
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    Cheers!!
     
  29. Alex Skolnick. One of my personal favorite Guitarists.
     
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  30. Ravenacht

    Ravenacht Advocate (510) Florida Aug 10, 2012

    Stout Day means more FBS , thank you Founders for sending us this goodness. It helps keep the chill away on this 70 deg. day. Cheers BA!

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  31. Beefytits4

    Beefytits4 Savant (485) Illinois Nov 2, 2011

  32. Now that the FIS wore off, now it's time for a little "Celebration".
     
  33. twizzard

    twizzard Advocate (675) New York May 11, 2013

    Can't wait to try this.
     
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    Had two of these
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    One of these
    Listening to this
     
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  35. Joining the fun with ST 2x Stout. It is after 5 pm here. TGIF BAs!
     
  36. twizzard

    twizzard Advocate (675) New York May 11, 2013

    I feel like I'm back in college with the bed sheet over the sliding glass door....

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  37. Judgie

    Judgie Savant (415) Indiana Nov 21, 2012

    Stout Day be damned. Could not wait to drink one of my "limit 2 per customer" treats:
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  38. Mine, too. I think Testament doesn't get a lot of props in the thrash scene. Last two albums have been more than solid and have kicked some a**!
     
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  39. Harnkus

    Harnkus Savant (395) New York Oct 31, 2013

    I thought every day was Stout Day for you tarts.

    Avery Old Jubilation on this unseasonable cool NY evening.
     
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