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What beer are you drinking now? #76

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by apaisncsu, Jan 4, 2013.

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  1. CA_Infidel2o9

    CA_Infidel2o9 Savant (310) Dec 1, 2012

    Boozin on this at the Engine House
    and she's glorious...
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  2. Crackerroll

    Crackerroll Savant (295) Missouri Jan 16, 2011

    Sierra Nevada Celebration....may have one more. Had a few Schlafly Winter ESBs earlier at a friends' house...picked up my first sixer of the year of Schlafly's Irish Style Extra Stout Special Release, which I think is the best beer they brew next to the AIPA. Saving it for one or two tomorrow night! Cheers BAs!
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  3. rpbuckeye

    rpbuckeye Advocate (590) Ohio Mar 29, 2011

    This years. Cheers!!!
  4. 4balance

    4balance Initiate (0) Dec 11, 2011

    My beer guy tells me this is the first ever Russian Imperial Stout...anyone able to confirm or debunk this? Mighty tasty either way...it says I can cellar for 13 years! I'm thirsty now though! Cheers BAs ~
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  5. MichPaul

    MichPaul Advocate (710) Michigan Jan 28, 2012

    North-Wind Imperial Stout thanks to Doogie71628. I love this! Very creamy yet complex. The body reminds me of a milk stout, but it's still very complex.
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  6. SWChi

    SWChi Advocate (515) Illinois Oct 25, 2012

    Not feeling well at all this week but picked up my pack today and had to open one up...bad pic...

    mecmd, cselby, alelover and 4 others like this.
  7. bstyle

    bstyle Champion (805) Indiana Apr 27, 2006

    Chill mode...
  8. davey101

    davey101 Initiate (0) Connecticut Apr 14, 2009

    I'll be joining you! Can't even count the times I've been through that show! I usually throw a DVD on at night to fall alseep.
  9. Samuel Smiths Organic Chocolate Stout, Boy is it good!
  10. De Dolle Stille Nacht. This is one boozy beer.
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  11. CA_Infidel2o9

    CA_Infidel2o9 Savant (310) Dec 1, 2012

    Next up

    Any BAs here, let me know.
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  12. best show ever? best show ever.

    And I forgot to post some musak earlier with my beer pics, so here it is for the evening:

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  13. MoparGrease

    MoparGrease Initiate (0) California Jul 26, 2012

    Sweet baby Jebus!!!
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  14. davey101

    davey101 Initiate (0) Connecticut Apr 14, 2009

    Dude, of Montreal kicks ass! My buddy went to one of their concerts a few weeks ago and said it was a trip!
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  15. tolar111

    tolar111 Advocate (665) New York Aug 17, 2008

    Drinking SNPA


    Watching Total Recall

  16. Palo Santo Marron. I bought my first 4 pk of it 2 days ago and its quickly becoming one of my favorite beers!!
  17. Love me some oM. Was rocking them and alt-J earlier when making dinner, and it hasn't left the shuffle since!

    fuckin' alt-J. DO THAT THANG
  18. kirbmeist

    kirbmeist Savant (350) Florida Mar 16, 2012

    Im too tired from work plus im pretty lazy so no pic but my second to last Head Hunter. thanks to HeyJim again for this beautiful creation. this might just be my favorite beer. why the hell cant i get you in FL
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  19. davey101

    davey101 Initiate (0) Connecticut Apr 14, 2009

    Never heard of 'em. Checking out right meow.

    edit: Colin or Benett posted Tesselate before...nice, good tunes for sure!
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  20. Their whole album "An Awesome Wave" is, in a word, awesome ;)
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  21. cosmicevan

    cosmicevan Champion (825) New York Dec 13, 2009

    good to see you roud these parts...been a while! cheers to you!!!

    my next beer...
    NEBCO - Premeditated Murder courtesy of Pete27lax!!!

  22. So far this eve, I've had a Great Lakes Christmas Ale, Brooklyn Black Chocolate Stout, and a Brown Shugga...

    Girlfriend went to bed, so I might sneak one or two more... ;)
  23. rpbuckeye

    rpbuckeye Advocate (590) Ohio Mar 29, 2011

    4/12, the ABV on these are sneaky scary.
  24. yamar68

    yamar68 Initiate (0) Minnesota Apr 1, 2011

    I'm a complete music snob, and I'm not afraid to say that Awesome Wave is one of the greatest albums of all time... OF ALL TIME. Fucking John Lennon status... those guys are geniuses.
  25. davey101

    davey101 Initiate (0) Connecticut Apr 14, 2009

    Like! And of course the matching glassware! :)
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  26. I can't disagree with you at all. I was mesmerized the first time I heard it. A buddy said "check this out", and we sat around for the entire album and missed a few plans that afternoon.
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  27. davey101

    davey101 Initiate (0) Connecticut Apr 14, 2009

    Hes not too far off. It has a great deal of history behind it http://desdemoor.co.uk/wells-youngs-courage-imperial-russian-stout-2011/
  28. yamar68

    yamar68 Initiate (0) Minnesota Apr 1, 2011

    Concept albums are a lost art... and these guys managed to create a fluid work of art that you somehow don't necessarily have to listen to from start to finish - not an easy task.

    *cues up Awesome Wave*
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  29. MoparGrease

    MoparGrease Initiate (0) California Jul 26, 2012

    My last one :( Hopefully I can get some more from my "local" store
  30. alelover

    alelover Advocate (595) Michigan Aug 19, 2012

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  31. 2beerdogs

    2beerdogs Champion (800) California Jan 31, 2005

    Been wanting to try this one. But alas, it's a lager tonight.
  32. This one song really hurt me. I found ALT-J on the internet but most the album sounds nothing like fitzpleasure. It's probably great, but for some reason that day i wanted the hard sound fitz brings. The rest was just a letdown. Maybe it was because that day i was searching for dubstep or something.
  33. yamar68

    yamar68 Initiate (0) Minnesota Apr 1, 2011

    Give it a listen from start to finish... that album seriously delivers.
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  34. There is a LOT going on here, and at the same time, it can be quite barren (in a good way). I think if they stay on this course and flesh some of their ideas out a little bit, they will be nothing short of incredible.
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  35. EdTheEdge

    EdTheEdge Advocate (530) California Mar 26, 2011

    I finally got me some of this:

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  36. You sir, have excellent taste in beer and DVD viewing...
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  37. Nice stout season glass. I just filled mine up with Founders Imperial Stout. I just picked up Tame Impala at my local record shop--great album! The song you put on here kinda sounds like Flaming Lips. It's my favorite one on Lonerism.
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  38. 10-4, I am guessing I was just a crabby bastard that day. I will give it it a go, and keep you posted.
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  39. ledzeppelin4

    ledzeppelin4 Savant (365) Illinois May 18, 2011

    Deschutes Red Chair. A lot more maltiness than I expected. Syrup-ey taste. But it still is hoppy. Reminds me of Modus Hoperandi and Central City Red Racer IPA, though not as piney as those. While it wasn't what I expected ( A big hoppy citrusy pale ale like Zombie Dust), it still is great. Definitely a great beer/ pale ale/ and especially winter seasonal pale ale.
  40. 2beerdogs

    2beerdogs Champion (800) California Jan 31, 2005

    THANKS SOO MUCH MAN!!! Brent was my fav. God I miss those shows.
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