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What beer are you drinking now? #70

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

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  1. I did the same with the FBS after having a Speedway Stout. FBS just seemed thin and bodyless to me after that one. Also seemed like really shitty coffee. I have learned to jump around with styles so I am not comparing and just enjoying, plus gives your palate a break from the same things.

    PS-I also didn't care much for the Java Head but not a drain pour when not preceeded with something that much better.
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  2. Word. Living in a FFF's market isn't easy sometimes. The only six packs I ever see here are Robert the Bruce, we get mostly the bombers. Zombie dust is still one that's like a ghost around here.
  3. Cherry Rye, and after this enjoyment, am not eagerly anticipating my next beer.
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  4. skinsfan

    skinsfan Advocate (600) Maryland May 24, 2005

    Now enjoyin this and watching Texas vs. OSU game.

  5. Zaphog

    Zaphog Poobah (1,055) Michigan Sep 23, 2011

    Bell's Exp. Hop 2012-6 Mosaic DIPA

    Bell's Red Nose ESB

    Bell's Sweet Potato Stout

    Bell's Milk Stout

    Bell's Dagger Stout

    Bell's Old Ale

    Founders Frangelic Stout (nitro)

    Founders Cascade Victory Brown

    Founders Ruby Crystal Ale
  6. Boilerfood

    Boilerfood Savant (425) Indiana Jun 5, 2012

    Beer #2 is Sun King Wee Muckle. This blows Robert the Bruce out of the water. I wish they made this year round instead of Wee Mac. Mac just pales in comparison.
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  7. ripps1

    ripps1 Savant (425) New Jersey Aug 28, 2012

    This will be my nightcap. Exhausted from putting in floors all day. This beer is amazing.


  8. denver10

    denver10 Champion (890) Kentucky Nov 17, 2010

    If I lived in Troegs market I would give Java Head another shot. I don't however, so my opinion will probably remain tainted by drinking it directly after FBS.

    Also, I can be liberal in my drainpouring. The beer was drinkable, I just wasn't enjoying it at all.
  9. WesM63

    WesM63 Advocate (665) Ohio Nov 6, 2011

    Trying this year old Immort. Different is an understatement. Thanks to Gehrig13 for this one.

  10. davey101

    davey101 Initiate (0) Connecticut Apr 14, 2009

  11. yamar68

    yamar68 Initiate (0) Minnesota Apr 1, 2011

    Old faithful...


    Cognac Weasel shits on every other cognac brew I've had. Too bad it's not that .rar ;)

  12. Hands22

    Hands22 Savant (250) Florida Oct 14, 2011

    Just got a case of Wake n Bake last night so enjoying a Wake n Moo right now. The coffee is really strong this year, absolutely delicious!
  13. TX-Badger

    TX-Badger Champion (805) Texas Jun 14, 2012

    Onto the next IPA for the evening:

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  14. Dood! I have a bunch of these. They get way better after a year. Always drink at room temp!
  15. 4balance

    4balance Initiate (0) Dec 11, 2011

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  16. csbinva

    csbinva Savant (265) Virginia Jan 13, 2010

    Started with a bomber of 2010 Coast Blackbeerd, thanks Michael, now on to a 2010 Central Waters BA Stout, cheers!
  17. WesM63

    WesM63 Advocate (665) Ohio Nov 6, 2011

    That stuff is outstanding.
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  18. 4balance

    4balance Initiate (0) Dec 11, 2011

    Yo bro! How's life treating you?
  19. 4balance

    4balance Initiate (0) Dec 11, 2011

    Sipping on a duvel...life is good! Cheers!
  20. davey101

    davey101 Initiate (0) Connecticut Apr 14, 2009

    Too bad its .exp :(
  21. davey101

    davey101 Initiate (0) Connecticut Apr 14, 2009

    No torpedo!?
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  22. I drain poured it because it tasted pretty bad and I hated to do so because I hate wasting beer and hate wasting beer that cost like 18 bucks.
  23. WesM63

    WesM63 Advocate (665) Ohio Nov 6, 2011

    Thanks for the tip, I'll let it warm back up.
  24. 4balance

    4balance Initiate (0) Dec 11, 2011

    Cheers bro!
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  25. yamar68

    yamar68 Initiate (0) Minnesota Apr 1, 2011

    I'll have to squeeze a bottle into your upcoming care package :)
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  26. Uinta - HooDoo........very meh. Gonna have to step it up from here.
  27. bstyle

    bstyle Champion (805) Indiana Apr 27, 2006

    Fight Time!!! Cheers!

  28. 4balance

    4balance Initiate (0) Dec 11, 2011

    Haha that was earlier with dinner! Ready for another now after seeing yamar68s pic! Cheers man!
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  29. jaIsPoAn

    jaIsPoAn Savant (375) New York Aug 1, 2012

    How old was it? Was it to sweet?
  30. vande

    vande Advocate (510) Illinois Jan 26, 2007

    Silva Stout...the only one I've ever had.... Not sure, probably about 2 years old I'd guess...One of the earlier bottles I got from a generous trader - before the trading circuit blew up like a bottle rocket...
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  31. davey101

    davey101 Initiate (0) Connecticut Apr 14, 2009

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  32. Hanzo

    Hanzo Champion (955) Virginia Feb 27, 2012

    For tonight, enjoying several of these with family. Through all the trading, whale hunting, truck chasing, release party attending, beer store Facebook update checking (some of which can be fun)....every once in a while it is nice to stop in Walgreens and grab a delicious beer that requires no special effort to obtain.


    Cheers everybody.
  33. nachos

    nachos Aficionado (215) Minnesota Jun 4, 2012

    some of this for a night hike in the woods and snow

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  34. diesel59

    diesel59 Savant (400) New York Jan 3, 2012

    sometimes you just have to go back to your roots... and get grounded... so you can start with a clean slate again... these roots start deep in rochester!
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    Stone VE 12.12.12. It's like Christmas in a glass. Delicious.
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  36. SABERG

    SABERG Advocate (515) Massachusetts Sep 16, 2007

    Harpoon Leviathan, Barleywine.
    Quite nice

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  37. nUgZ

    nUgZ Savant (320) North Carolina Nov 4, 2012

    Took my wife and her sister ice skating, but now I'm back home and back at it!

  38. It was an 09 and the sweetness up front was fine but the super astringent paint thinner boziness was just completely not enjoyable. I got an ounce or two down in an hour or so and my wife gave up after a few sips.
  39. BB1313

    BB1313 Champion (805) Ohio Jul 16, 2009

    Thirsty Dog 12 Dogs of Christmas earlier.. Great Divide Hibernation Ale right now.. cheers!
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