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What beer are you drinking now? It's 8 O'Clock Somewhere: #17

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by davey101, Nov 6, 2012.

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  1. gotta love cloverleaf. had been looking forward to this for months, and it didn't disappoint. too bad i got a cold from the lack of power/heat in my house and was a bit congested. still great stuff though.
  2. cosmicevan

    cosmicevan Champion (930) New York Dec 13, 2009 Beer Trader

  3. lol its right here, I deleted it originally because i know how much he hates that recording. I personally think its incredible, but to him its slop that needed work.
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  4. jzeilinger

    jzeilinger Poobah (1,260) Pennsylvania Dec 4, 2004 Beer Trader

    People are always their own worst critic. The video paired well with this glass of "This One Goes To 11".
  5. powpig2002

    powpig2002 Savant (400) Florida Jan 26, 2012

    1st narwhal. pretty good. followed by stoudts double ipa while waiting for the first celebrations of the season to chill. life is pretty goddam tough
  6. LiquidDegenerate

    LiquidDegenerate Advocate (620) Florida Nov 22, 2011 Beer Trader

    one million points for the beer/glass/music combo for the win
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  7. Zaphog

    Zaphog Poobah (1,230) Michigan Sep 23, 2011 Beer Trader

    Fuck I love that beer!
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  8. MoparGrease

    MoparGrease Initiate (0) California Jul 26, 2012

    watching some Sons of Anarchy and enjoying this.
  9. LiquidDegenerate

    LiquidDegenerate Advocate (620) Florida Nov 22, 2011 Beer Trader

    Tipping some Sweetwater IPA now and I'm sure it won some electoral votes.
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  10. robinsmv

    robinsmv Initiate (0) Florida Jun 24, 2010

    My first ever BCBS. Thank you so much Tom, this beer is fan-fucking-tastic!
    photo.JPG by robinsmv, on Flickr
  11. ProudBeerSnob

    ProudBeerSnob Advocate (510) New York Apr 27, 2004 Subscriber

    Having a few Great Lakes brews; appropriate for Ohio's outsized role in this evening's proceedings. My fave port, the Edmund Fitgerald, and a Nosferatu to end.

    "I know nothing grander, better exercise, better digestion, more positive proof of the past, the triumphant result of faith in human kind, than a well-contested American national election."

    -Walt Whitman
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  12. fmccormi

    fmccormi Champion (890) Florida Oct 24, 2010 Beer Trader

    Tocobaga. I still get the feeling I'm going to have to give this another shot and possibly write subsequent reviews at later dates. But, hopefully I'll be getting to try this on tap and in the can before too long, so I'm looking forward to it :)
  13. acevenom

    acevenom Advocate (555) Louisiana Oct 7, 2011

    It was another long day, but at least that was my last day at the conference. Now I get to enjoy a beer.
    I haven't had this one in a year. Solid beer.
  14. powpig2002

    powpig2002 Savant (400) Florida Jan 26, 2012

    lucky bastid
  15. Celebrating election day and neurotically watching the pole results stream in. First, a can of


    Forgot how good that stuff is, had a can randomly this last summer in a canned-beer specialty bar in DC

    Now, moving on to


    first time trying this stuff, i have to say - delicious!! A little more tartness wouldn't have hurt, but there is a surprising amount of malt given their other fruit stuff and it really reminds me of apple pie - except I like it better than apple pie. mmmmm mmm mmmmm :)
  16. powpig2002

    powpig2002 Savant (400) Florida Jan 26, 2012

    really good, shit. it's farking great
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  17. HF Abner and BCBS 2011. Now off to my coffin...
  18. BOBPINCH666

    BOBPINCH666 Savant (345) New York Feb 21, 2011

    Killing a growler of Fluffer…
  19. powpig2002

    powpig2002 Savant (400) Florida Jan 26, 2012

    goddamn bro, glad to see you enjoying it. hope you enjoy the jai alai
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  20. Killing a growler of The Maharaja...
  21. chanokokoro

    chanokokoro Advocate (600) Illinois Jan 31, 2012

    Happily watching election returns...Democrats kicking butt across the country...enjoying a personal favorite that I found in the back of the fridge. The chipotle still is very prevalent!

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  22. Anderson Valley Hop Ottin IPA. Last one of a 6 pack from last month, still good. An underrated IPA IMO.
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  23. BourbonBob

    BourbonBob Advocate (505) Illinois Apr 1, 2012 Beer Trader

    Very Enjoyable Brew....
    Cheers Yall!!!
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  24. rmcnealy

    rmcnealy Savant (330) Illinois Jan 13, 2006

    First brew from New Mexico! Decent.... feeling slight heat and the 10% is very evident. They don't give us stickers in Chicago... must be the doing of some printer's union. lol God Bless America! Cheers!

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  25. Just ended the life of this growler. Tired Hands Zombie. 11% black ipa = good times. Now to stay awake until the election is called...

  26. chriltz

    chriltz Aficionado (215) Illinois Mar 21, 2010

    Leinenkugel Bigg Eddy Baltic Porter...going to follow this with a Backwoods Bastard.
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  27. mkennedy119

    mkennedy119 Savant (395) Illinois Nov 13, 2011 Subscriber Beer Trader

    Watching the Bulls game and sippin on this lovely lady from Pipeworks.

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  28. BreakingBad

    BreakingBad Initiate (0) Sep 17, 2012

  29. Shmuffalo

    Shmuffalo Savant (420) Pennsylvania Feb 26, 2012 Beer Trader

    It's election night. What the hell else would I be drinking?

  30. ncketchum

    ncketchum Savant (405) Wisconsin Apr 30, 2006 Beer Trader

    Founders' Backwoods Bastard followed by Founders' Imperial Stout.
  31. cosmicevan

    cosmicevan Champion (930) New York Dec 13, 2009 Beer Trader

    we even after your HF debacle. fingers crossed for tomorrow.
  32. JimGlonke

    JimGlonke Advocate (500) Illinois Apr 27, 2012 Beer Trader

    A little Fat Jack this evening. Interesting take on a pumpkin beer. Much more Marzen-like than your typical pumpkin beer, but still tasty.
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  33. Had a Boston Lager earlier when we went out for dinner, to warm up, and charge our phones.

    Now, as wife, daughter, and dog snooze in front of the fire in the otherwise dark and cold house, I just finished a Founders Harvest, moving on to a Half Acre Daisy Cutter, and will close with a Founders Breakfast Stout.

    With a Noreaster coming tomorrow, we will head out to family until the power is finally back on.
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  34. Dr. Fritz makes a delicious Berliner.

  35. pjs234

    pjs234 Advocate (740) Connecticut Jun 29, 2008

    Watching the election results trickle in and enjoying this great barleywine.

  36. RichD

    RichD Poobah (1,020) Rhode Island Mar 18, 2012 Beer Trader

    Too lazy to post the picture but I am currently enjoying a Samuel Smith Organic Chocolate Stout right out of the 550mL bottle. Yes I'm a rebel.
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  37. WesM63

    WesM63 Advocate (740) Ohio Nov 6, 2011

    Went and visited the Arlington Cemetery today. Got to see the changing of the guard. The unknown solider in general is one of the most moving things I've ever seen in my entire life. I wasn't even in the service and had to choke back a few tears.

    Then I hit the red line metro to DuPont and walked the .7 miles to the one and only Churchkey.

    No lie, if you're in D.C., plan on being in D.C., make the trip it's well worth it.

    They were releasing Maine Beer Co. into the D.C. area today, so I sampled the entire Maine Beer Co. tap list, and them some.


    I believe this was Lunch, which was a 4oz pour from a bottle.

  38. jzeilinger

    jzeilinger Poobah (1,260) Pennsylvania Dec 4, 2004 Beer Trader

    OUCH!! :) Hope your power comes on tomorrow, my friend. I also saw that Barrier Brewing took a real beating from the storm. (Must be something about both your names and bad luck. :p j/k!!!)
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  39. mcaulifww

    mcaulifww Initiate (0) Virginia Aug 18, 2011

    Just had This Goes to 11. So Effing Good.
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  40. BOBPINCH666

    BOBPINCH666 Savant (345) New York Feb 21, 2011

    Now moving onto an extra…
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