Community What beer are you drinking now? #76

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

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  1. This is called winning.
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  2. TongoRad

    TongoRad Poobah (1,035) New Jersey Jun 3, 2004 Verified

    So that's the proper glass? Well, I've got one nearly that shape- but it has Yosemite Sam on it. I'll have to break it out if I ever get me a bottle.
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  3. Rimbimhoot

    Rimbimhoot Advocate (505) Illinois Sep 26, 2012 Verified

    Palate Wrecker nom nom so fresh!
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  4. hopscrazy

    hopscrazy Savant (280) Minnesota Mar 13, 2009

  5. InVinoVeritas

    InVinoVeritas Advocate (605) Wisconsin Apr 16, 2012 Verified

    Came back from a business trip today, so first thing setting foot back on the home soil I made a

    This just in . . . WELCOME to Wisconsin Green Flash
    Old faithful for the wife.
    Old faithful for me . . . good this stuff is good!

    And last but not least, had to pay homage to at a minimum of one local. Truly one of the best, yet underrated Nut Brown's.
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  6. hopscrazy

    hopscrazy Savant (280) Minnesota Mar 13, 2009

  7. An Aecht Rauchbier. The Urbock I believe. Smells and tastes like smoked meat.
  8. yamar68

    yamar68 Initiate (0) Minnesota Apr 1, 2011

    Do you know any Crunkcore songs?
  9. lokieman

    lokieman Savant (475) Oklahoma Jan 20, 2011

    Two nights in a this beer. Pulling for my Aggies and catching a buzz with some tasty is good. Cheers...!​
    mecmd, MattyG85, ncketchum and 3 others like this.
  10. beerserks

    beerserks Savant (350) Texas Oct 19, 2010

    Boulevard Dark Truth Stout

    A pretty tasty stout with some Tom Petty

    Cheers everyone!!
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  11. fredmugs

    fredmugs Poobah (1,130) Indiana Aug 11, 2012 Verified

    The whole is not greater than the sum of the parts.

  12. I like your taste in beer...and music.
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  13. TongoRad

    TongoRad Poobah (1,035) New Jersey Jun 3, 2004 Verified

    No Sucks 'round here yet, but I know a place that just tapped a keg of G'Night for growler sales- I'm sure that'll keep me happy in the meantime. One of my faves from OB.

    I'm revisiting another old fave tonight-
    and it's drinking mighty fine. I must make a mental note not to keep passing this one over, it's great with less than a month on it...
  14. ferillo

    ferillo Fest Captain (395) Massachusetts Sep 12, 2009 Verified Subscriber

    Revolution anti-hero
  15. TX-Badger

    TX-Badger Poobah (1,020) Texas Jun 14, 2012 Verified

    Now onto a SKA Modus Hoperandi.
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  16. dwagner003

    dwagner003 Poobah (1,065) California Jan 4, 2013 Verified

    Just fired down a delightful Affligem Blond.. The first beer pulled from my newly started collection.

    I have the beer collecting bug.. It's dangerous..
  17. fmccormi

    fmccormi Champion (805) Florida Oct 24, 2010 Verified

    Had a bourbon slush before dinner, but since then I've been enjoying a bottle of Hoppyum while watching the Cotton Bowl (go OU, I guess?) but it's been doing right by me. Review to come in a few minutes, still working out some notes.

    The short of it is: Hoppyum is an under-the-radar solid IPA and a great value, fresh. Not everyone raves about it, but if I lived in NC I'd be proud of it.
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  18. Groomsy

    Groomsy Savant (360) Kentucky Sep 23, 2010

    Just had some Over-the-Rhine Ale from Christian Moerlein, whose beers I've quite enjoyed lately.

    Definitely not a typical American pale ale, but still very solid.
  19. CommanderOfAwesome

    CommanderOfAwesome Advocate (515) California Aug 30, 2012 Verified

    While reading about my Cleveland Browns head coaching search.
  20. First time with this brew, bought last night...I see at least one sixer in my immediate future :eek:

    Dear lord, this is tasty :)

    As instructed, Ok! Let's party!!


    Repost, I accidentally deleted it for god knows what reason.
  21. davey101

    davey101 Champion (820) Connecticut Apr 14, 2009

    So this has been my longest want. I even went so far as to posting my entire cellar for trade two years ago for a single bottle even though the reviews kind of suck. Finally. Finally, I'm trying it. Its glorious! Well the experience mostly. Its a good beer and a very unique/different BA stout, but it has some faults. A real highlight of my beer drinking career!

    And now some tunage!

  22. SkeeterBoganski

    SkeeterBoganski Advocate (665) Colorado Feb 25, 2012 Verified

    Seriously, every January I'm hitting the gym; watching what I eat; enjoying hefes instead of stouts; avoiding pornography; being kind; thinking positive; and working harder.

    By December, I don't know what a gym is; I destroy whole pizzas alone; I'm pounding bourbon barrel stouts; I have calluses; I hate everyone I see; I'm sure the world is going to end; and I need a vacation from all the bullshit.

    These months are separated by one day.

  23. 4balance

    4balance Initiate (0) Dec 11, 2011

    Drinking a hoppy farmhouse ale from a new brewery here while watching the Cotton Bowl...Cheers BAs ~
  24. RaulMondesi

    RaulMondesi Advocate (720) California Dec 11, 2006 Verified

    Day two, same brew.

  25. WebGuyMike

    WebGuyMike Savant (395) Florida Dec 5, 2012

    B double E double R U N, BeerRun...damn song is stuck in my head now. Thanks!
  26. fmccormi

    fmccormi Champion (805) Florida Oct 24, 2010 Verified

    Here ya go: Foothills Hoppyum IPA, as tasted by yours truly. Yummo.
  27. Beer from danedelman, glass from bstyle, and opener from brabander
    image by dachshunddude86, on Flickr

    Dan this is my favorite Jew Brew so far. The bottle says this is like Duchesse De Borgone but I say it makes Duchesse look pedestrian at best. To me DDB is overly vinegary, this is very balanced between sourness and fruitiness. I'm picking up hints of cherry and raspberry switching to a sourness with a slightly acetic character that leads to a clean finish. About 30 seconds after I swallow the malt base comes back into play with a biscuit note that I find very attractive. Bravo Dan, this is phenomenal.
  28. fmccormi

    fmccormi Champion (805) Florida Oct 24, 2010 Verified

    4balance! What's up, man! Long time, no post. How's the Prairie? I've been wanting to try their stuff for a while now, it all sounds great and right up my alley.
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  29. Thirstygoat

    Thirstygoat Advocate (555) Illinois Nov 22, 2012 Verified

    Ommegang Three Philosophers. Enjoying the bit of cherry, mot overpowering.
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  30. yamar68

    yamar68 Initiate (0) Minnesota Apr 1, 2011

    That's a song? I feel like the world makes a lot more sense now.
  31. Sludgeman

    Sludgeman Champion (770) District of Columbia Aug 17, 2012 Verified

    Saison night - Goose Island Sofie followed by Boulevard Tank7.
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  32. 4balance

    4balance Initiate (0) Dec 11, 2011

    Good to see you! How's life treating you? This Prairie is quite surprising, crisp and refreshing. Maybe we can work up a trade soon, I'm just getting back in the groove! So glad to be back drinking good brew with the best BAs on the planet! Cheers bro ~
  33. tzolandz

    tzolandz Aficionado (195) Virginia Mar 17, 2012

    just finished a nice bomber of big bad baptist. great coffee aroma and flavor. not much whiskey, but a really satisfying bottle.
  34. TicoCali

    TicoCali Savant (460) California Jul 25, 2010

    Lagunitas Sucks in my glass

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  35. yamar68

    yamar68 Initiate (0) Minnesota Apr 1, 2011

    Big Bad Baptist:

    ...batch 1 and it is tasting mighty fine (sweet pic, right?)

    And some hetty jams:

  36. LiquidDegenerate

    LiquidDegenerate Advocate (610) Florida Nov 22, 2011 Verified

  37. ncketchum

    ncketchum Savant (370) Wisconsin Apr 30, 2006


    NG Coffee Stout to start the night. Yet another solid NG brew
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  38. FanofHefe

    FanofHefe Advocate (735) Illinois Feb 13, 2010

    Had a couple of tasty brews on-tap at our local watering hole: ST Unearthly and He'Brew Jubelation Sweet 16. Came home and grabbed a Brown Shugga to watch the remainder of the Cotton Bowl.

  39. wiscokid920

    wiscokid920 Advocate (515) Maryland Apr 27, 2011 Subscriber

    Ommegang Abbey Ale


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  40. wiscokid920

    wiscokid920 Advocate (515) Maryland Apr 27, 2011 Subscriber

    One of my all time favorites!
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