Community What beer are you drinking now? #70

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

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  1. PsilohsaiBiN

    PsilohsaiBiN Advocate (620) New York Aug 10, 2010 Verified

    Burton is one of the most underrated year round beers around!
     
  2. BrownAleMale

    BrownAleMale Advocate (635) Wisconsin Dec 14, 2011 Verified

    This beer should be put under arrest for criminal battery to my palate! SPICE, SWEET FRUIT, AND SOUR PINEAPPLE
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  3. lokieman

    lokieman Savant (475) Oklahoma Jan 20, 2011

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    Sour night....​
     
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  4. JoEBoBpr

    JoEBoBpr Champion (770) Missouri Feb 26, 2004

    Enjoying 2006, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11 and 12 (not shown) at a tasting.

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  5. Good lookin out Joey! "Funny thing about weekends when you're unemployed...they don't mean quite so much." Cheers!
     
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  6. jaIsPoAn

    jaIsPoAn Savant (400) New York Aug 1, 2012 Verified

    I had one from 06 not to long ago and I enjoyed it. Wasn't crazy boozy . I have a few from 11 I'll crack one and get back to ya lol
     
  7. Jleo897

    Jleo897 Zealot (90) Connecticut Sep 9, 2012

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    Goose Island Coffee Stout
     
  8. Thirstygoat

    Thirstygoat Advocate (555) Illinois Nov 22, 2012 Verified

    Watched a hoops game with a guest who had shown interest in the Belgian styles; split Rochefort 10 and
    Great Divide Grand Cru bomber bottled 1/13/11 ( seemed sweet after the Quad) but as palate adjusted turned very good.
    About to switch gears with Brooklyn Black Chocolate Stout & TCU v MSU.
     
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  9. To start my night off.
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  10. Hugonaut13

    Hugonaut13 Champion (780) Illinois Nov 29, 2012 Verified

    GI Big John... part of me would love to see this put into a barrel. It would be GI's Chocolate Rain.

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  11. Bubbalito

    Bubbalito Savant (435) Virginia Jan 2, 2012

    No photos tonight, I'm at the in-laws house. Enjoying a victory at sea and a lagunita's sucks. 2 very different but equally awesome beers!
     
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  12. Hugonaut13

    Hugonaut13 Champion (780) Illinois Nov 29, 2012 Verified

    I am epicly (Yeah, it's a word now. deal with it) jealous of this.
     
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  13. MattyG85

    MattyG85 Champion (960) Minnesota Aug 31, 2010 Verified Subscriber

    Working through an all Surly lineup tonight:
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  14. skinsfan

    skinsfan Champion (890) Maryland May 24, 2005 Verified

    This is it for me tonight. Cheers all!

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  15. beerloserLI

    beerloserLI Champion (765) New York Apr 2, 2011 Verified

    I guess as long as it takes Hoppin' Frog to come out with a boris the spider. What world do you live in?
     
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  16. GennyCreamAle

    GennyCreamAle Initiate (0) New York Feb 25, 2009

    New IPA Saturday
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    Mmmmm, jasmine
     
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  17. LiquidDegenerate

    LiquidDegenerate Advocate (610) Florida Nov 22, 2011 Verified

  18. MarcatGSB

    MarcatGSB Initiate (0) Michigan Jan 8, 2011

    I'm a huge, huge fan of that beer. Really tasty.
     
  19. gtermi

    gtermi Champion (805) Texas Apr 21, 2010 Subscriber

  20. RichD

    RichD Champion (905) Rhode Island Mar 18, 2012 Verified

    I'm trying some Newport Storm Vlad (Russian Imperial Stout.) This is actually a pleasant surprise. Very good stuff here. Great representation of the style.

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  21. lsummers

    lsummers Advocate (535) California Jun 21, 2010

    I started earlier tonight with a Stoudts Fat Dog, spend some time watching tv with my parents, of whom go to bed really early, I then had a philly Pale ale, and now onto a smuttynose IPA. I love east coast Ipa's. I might have to ship some back to La after the holidays.
     
  22. freewill35

    freewill35 Champion (775) Indiana Oct 27, 2007 Verified Subscriber

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    Harpoon UFO White and Upland Schwarz. Black and white beer!
     
  23. mtalley999

    mtalley999 Savant (415) Maryland Oct 6, 2011

    What it is BA. A good friend and I opened these tonight.

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    Good times. Cheers!
     
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  24. mecmd

    mecmd Champion (795) Georgia Jan 7, 2012 Verified Subscriber

    Moved on to Wake-n-Moo myself. W-n-B>W-n-Moo>Moo Hoo IMHO. I agree that W-n-B is so delicious.
     
  25. FatBoyGotSwagger

    FatBoyGotSwagger Champion (970) Pennsylvania Apr 4, 2009 Verified Subscriber

    I can't call it, the dark roastyness or the absurd hoppy side. Its a winner either way.
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    Cheers!
     
  26. mecmd

    mecmd Champion (795) Georgia Jan 7, 2012 Verified Subscriber

    Welcome back! Still cheering for OKC Thunder?
     
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  27. Gehrig13

    Gehrig13 Initiate (0) New Jersey Jun 21, 2012

    Sshhh don't tell anyone.
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  28. SN Celebration while watching the snow fall here in MA. FBS in a bit before I catch some Z's.
     
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  29. st9647v3

    st9647v3 Advocate (715) New Jersey Dec 28, 2011 Verified

    Greetings and Salutations BA Baracus-heads!

    Checking in with;

    Captain Lawrence Winter Ale = alright
    Enjoy by 12.21.12 = still good but somehow different
    Ithaca Flower Power = solid
    FW Union Jack = equally solid
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    Maine Brewing Co. King Titus = best beer I've had all night, very nice!
     
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  30. Porkhustle

    Porkhustle Initiate (0) Dec 6, 2012

    Captain Lawrence Winter Ale. It's okay. Not excited to have another 5, but not bothered either. A little stoned.
     
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    Heard someone say they put on Big Hoppy Monster and it piqued my interest since it's retired. Asked the bartender about it, "i dunno it's an IPA". Turned out to be the 2012 Oaked version. It's quite tasty. I gushed over it and told him what it was, and suggested he try it--he took a sample and said it was too intense.
     
  32. RichD

    RichD Champion (905) Rhode Island Mar 18, 2012 Verified

    Your secret is safe with me. I might crack one open tomorrow night. I've never tried it and I have extremely high hopes.
     
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  33. Zaphog

    Zaphog Poobah (1,190) Michigan Sep 23, 2011 Verified

    How is it?
     
  34. Hugonaut13

    Hugonaut13 Champion (780) Illinois Nov 29, 2012 Verified

    If they didn't, you're doing it wrong.
     
  35. yamar68

    yamar68 Initiate (0) Minnesota Apr 1, 2011

    Westvleteren 12:

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    Paired with jalapeno, red onion and creole pizza... it's good.
     
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  36. RichD

    RichD Champion (905) Rhode Island Mar 18, 2012 Verified

    I have a 2011 waiting for me. I can't wait to try this.
     
  37. RayUF07

    RayUF07 Advocate (635) Florida Sep 22, 2012

    Hop Stoopid tonight.
     
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  38. Alpine Duet>Weihenstephaner Hefe Weissbier>Black Albert...
     
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  39. Derranged

    Derranged Advocate (535) New York Mar 7, 2010

    Now I'm drinking 2011 Sierra Nevada Celebration. Me brother in law had one of these sitting in his refrigerator since Christmas eve last year (that I brought over) and I decided to take it back. Not exactly fresh of course, but its sweet. Of course I probably should have waited till another night since I just had DFH Raison D'Extra. Which brings me to me next point, I'm getting quite buzzed.

    I have some good stuff warm and Mama Mia Pizza Beer (also just sitting around for months) in the fridge. I think tonight I finish off the beers I've been meaning to get rid off, might as well go with the Pizza.
     
  40. Hugonaut13

    Hugonaut13 Champion (780) Illinois Nov 29, 2012 Verified

    Didn't care for the Black Albert?
     
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