What beer are you drinking now? #70

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by pearljam118, Dec 29, 2012.

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  1. PaulyB33

    PaulyB33 Aficionado (160) New York Mar 22, 2011

    three philosophers, now a double jack
     
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  2. Getting my Jersey on.
    Opened up a RiverHorse Chocolate Porter that has been sitting in the beer fridge for awhile.
    It's ok. The aroma. Is chocolatey but the taste is coffee.

    Listening to Little Steven & the Disciples of Soul-Men Without Women
    If you don't own this record you should

    http://m.youtube.com/index?&desktop_uri=/#/watch?v=2ljKe9gSArI
     
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  3. Crookdrain

    Crookdrain Savant (465) New York Jan 13, 2010

    Westy 12 courtesy of my brother for Xmas, Sixpoint Diesel and Founder's Old Curmudgeon.
     
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  4. Rzzzzz

    Rzzzzz Advocate (510) California Nov 10, 2007

    I'm still drinking this:
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    But now I'm drinking it with this:
     
  5. Greywulfken

    Greywulfken Champion (945) New York Aug 25, 2010

    'Ow 'bout a pint o' English old ale? (*attempt at online accent* :rolleyes:)
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    Fuller's Vintage Ale 2011
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    Cheers, indeed!
     
  6. drgonzo2k2

    drgonzo2k2 Savant (480) California Aug 24, 2012

    Back home from Vegas, where Little Lady and I got hitched (by Elvis no less), she's out celebrating with the girls, and I'm starting with this:

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  7. StoutIrish

    StoutIrish Savant (375) Indiana Jan 16, 2012

  8. Long night at work. Beginning my night with Breakfast Stout.
     
  9. Absolut

    Absolut Advocate (500) California Sep 19, 2011

    pliny
    racer x
    ten fidy
    sucks.

    waiting for dos santos fight. ten fidy mid 3 hop bombs is odd.
     
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  10. davey101

    davey101 Initiate (0) Connecticut Apr 14, 2009

  11. gtermi

    gtermi Champion (770) Texas Apr 21, 2010

    Nice choice!
     
  12. gtermi

    gtermi Champion (770) Texas Apr 21, 2010

    Damn man, we need to work out another trade so i can get some of that
     
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  13. lokieman

    lokieman Savant (475) Oklahoma Jan 20, 2011

    I am a new huge, huge fan of that beer...my first and only. Oh well...it's only good if you drink it I guess...
     
  14. MichPaul

    MichPaul Advocate (745) Michigan Jan 28, 2012

    It's been a long time since I experimented and just bought a beer because it looked interesting. It didn't go well...
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    I guess I don't even know what this is classified as. A beer? A wine? The bottle says it's a "Honey-Peach wine, fermented with hops, with honey added". Not a fan, and don't think I can finish the bottle...
    Anyone ever heard of the "Bardic Wells Meadery" out of Michigan? Guess that's where this is from.
    I may have to dump it and grab something good from the cellar while I watch MSU get stomped! Feel bad for the Big Ten, not so much for the Sparty's. :)
     
  15. davey101

    davey101 Initiate (0) Connecticut Apr 14, 2009

    Its still on shelves here....and I only have 8 left in the cellar :confused:
     
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  16. gtermi

    gtermi Champion (770) Texas Apr 21, 2010

    Now I'm moving on to my home brew Oaked Aged Cinnamon Bourbon Porter

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  17. davey101

    davey101 Initiate (0) Connecticut Apr 14, 2009

    Holy crap that sounds tasty!
     
  18. not drinking anything yet....have to go back into work @ 1.ususally i drink something nice when i watch UFC fights hopefully i can sneak a beer in when i get home. however, joe lauzon is a savage
     
  19. gtermi

    gtermi Champion (770) Texas Apr 21, 2010

    Lucky! My brother is Chicago said it flies off shelves and sort of hard to find..
     
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  20. Prh27

    Prh27 Savant (310) Virginia Apr 24, 2012

    Kind of liking this hurricane glass that I dug out of the hutch. Went looking for a glass about an hour ago and found 2 of these in the back (dirty as hell) from a cruise a couple of years ago. Cleaned up nicely and a perfect size for 12 oz. bottles...

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  21. gtermi

    gtermi Champion (770) Texas Apr 21, 2010

    I'll save a bottle when we do another trade. It's pretty decent
     
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  22. Hugonaut13

    Hugonaut13 Champion (755) Illinois Nov 29, 2012

    Just kinda... a little bit... like, it never actually reaches shelves. Ridiculous.
     
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  23. Prh27

    Prh27 Savant (310) Virginia Apr 24, 2012

    Backwoods Bastard hit here in VA while I was stationed in Pensacola. I missed it by a week :(
     
  24. drgarage

    drgarage Initiate (0) California Aug 19, 2008

    Started with an Alpine Keene Idea and a Pliny the Elder on draft.

    Currently drinking a Boulevard Double Wide, which is good but doesn't measure up to the previous two. Not that that's anything to be ashamed of.
     
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  25. Jaru1026

    Jaru1026 Savant (315) Massachusetts Mar 25, 2011

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    The only beers I have had tonight that is worth mentioning... haha
     
  26. Just opened up a fresh Flower Power. Such a great beer. So much grapefruit flavor.
     
  27. drgonzo2k2

    drgonzo2k2 Savant (480) California Aug 24, 2012

    Hey, I also just had a Double Wide. Cheer!
     
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  28. Here's the lineup - Weihenstephaner Pilsner, Sixpoint Sweet Action, Founders Breakfast Stout, and Great Divide Hibernation Ale.

    Watching the wire. I'm on the Hibernation Ale. Next up.... bed
     
  29. Lunch is amazing, but its rare to find it in VA , one of the local stores get it occasionally but its very limited :/
     
  30. drgonzo2k2

    drgonzo2k2 Savant (480) California Aug 24, 2012

    Beer #2 for the evening, decided to go with something nice:

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    It's a 2011. It's drinking, well, very "licoricey" if that's even a word. Cheers gang!
     
  31. gtermi

    gtermi Champion (770) Texas Apr 21, 2010

    Now drinking the most basic amazing beer you can get

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  32. yamar68

    yamar68 Initiate (0) Minnesota Apr 1, 2011

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    As expected, this is so damn good. Cut the distrib down to 5K and this would warrant mad KH units... ;)
     
  33. Same here in NJ. Peeper is usually around, everything else, not so much.
    I was able to grab a bottle of Moe last weekend. Haven't seen Zoe or Lunch for a few weeks.
     
  34. sukwonee

    sukwonee Advocate (560) Washington Dec 13, 2011

    Now onto a half growler of Union Jack IPA. I love this beer. (sorry, no picture)
     
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  35. sukwonee

    sukwonee Advocate (560) Washington Dec 13, 2011

    I got one in my fridge, waiting for that special day to pop this "oh tart" goodness. Glad to hear that it's so damn good.
     
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  36. Hugonaut13

    Hugonaut13 Champion (755) Illinois Nov 29, 2012

    dat backdrop....
     
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  37. Moose90

    Moose90 Advocate (625) Washington Nov 25, 2012

    Stone IPA
     
  38. Tasting night.

    2008 Allagash Odyssey, 2011 Allagash Odyssey, Rochefort 10, Westvleteren 12, Otter Creek 20th Anniversary, New England Brewing 3 Judges, 2007 Dogfish Head Raison D'Extra, 2010 Dogfish Head World Wide Stout, 2012 Brooklyn Black Ops, 2011 Firestone-Walker Parabola, 2012 Night Stalker, 2012 BCBS.

    A good night.
     
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  39. stakem

    stakem Champion (890) Pennsylvania Feb 20, 2009

    troegs scratch 83 - Impending Descent

    I must have had a bad draft and purchased a bad case because this beer tastes like absolute shit and the fact that it is rated a 4.24 blows my fucking mind. really? a beer that tastes like canned vegetables is an exceptional beer by BA standards? you people are on drugs
     
  40. Having an old classic Ten Fidy to end the night, canned 10/15, I can't find IPAs this fresh half the time.
     
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