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What beers are you drinking for New Years Eve?

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by canucklehead, Dec 23, 2012.

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  1. Champagne with dinner then I'm going to open a couple of the following: Houblon Chouffe Dobbelen IPA Tripel, Allagash Curieux, Bourbon County Brand Coffee Stout and/or Trappistes Rochefort 8/10. Decisions, decisions...
  2. davey101

    davey101 Initiate (0) Connecticut Apr 14, 2009

    No beer. Wild Turkey 80 proof and probably champagne. I enjoy having terrible mornings.
  3. I heard DFH 75 Minute was out in the stores but it goes fast. I'd like to get some of this as I believe that a new year should have a new brew.
  4. Triple Hop Walezzzzzzzzzz brozzzzzzzzzz
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  5. stevegoz

    stevegoz Savant (320) Illinois May 5, 2008

    I much prefer the FW over the Dark Lord. But, you know, whales and verticals. ;)
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  6. How about dem meads? Probably Bourben Barrel Banana French Toast and make the bf open a Fou'Foune or something like dat.
  7. ChefBergo

    ChefBergo Initiate (0) Illinois Nov 9, 2011

    Planning on drinking a variety of barleywines that night and maybe a vertical of Stone Old Guardian...
  8. I guess I will add this the New Years Beer list

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  9. Dan_Bowman

    Dan_Bowman Aficionado (245) Ohio Apr 11, 2010

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    Vertical 08, 10, 11, and 12. Figure there is no sense in keeping these any longer.
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  10. denver10

    denver10 Champion (865) Kentucky Nov 17, 2010

    Hoping my first ever online beer purchase reaches me by then so I can decide between my first ever Breakfast Stout or first ever BCBS.. Or maybe both.
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  11. Probably Better Half or Bourbon County.
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  12. Coffee. I don't drink alcohol on NYE. It's amateur night.
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  13. Dirtinabottle

    Dirtinabottle Savant (385) New York Aug 21, 2012

    FBS, KBS, and CBS.
  14. bluejacket74

    bluejacket74 Champion (755) Ohio Jul 4, 2005

    I drink on NYE. I just drink at home and don't go out anywhere because it's amateur night! :)
  15. Me too! Perfect way to start the new year!!
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  16. Do they make good mead too?
  17. Nice avatar!!
  18. Burt

    Burt Savant (485) Rhode Island Nov 27, 2005

    Since I can not get Pliny the Elder, I brewed a clone of it couple weeks back and will be enjoying.
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  19. Whichever IPA is the freshest at my local store. Then again, that's becoming more & more of a normal occurrence for me.
  20. Schwantz

    Schwantz Savant (390) Florida Dec 16, 2012

    Fresh Jai Alai
    Later...Abyss
    Laterer..BCBS Coffee
  21. Hanzo

    Hanzo Champion (955) Virginia Feb 27, 2012

    Was going to be Infinium (yeah yeah I know) but it doesn't seem like they made it this year. So it will be SN Celebration this year.
  22. fredmugs

    fredmugs Champion (830) Indiana Aug 11, 2012

    A friend and I were going to do a tasting Sat but it fell through so it's looking like New Years. Can't remember what he has but I'm bringing Alpine Nelson, Double Dorado, and Lawson's Jade IPA.
  23. A couple of pals and I are doing a tasting, which will most likely consist of:
    Stone Vertical Epic '11 and '12
    Jack's Abby Hoponius Union
    Shmaltz Reunion Ale '12
    Heady Topper
    La Fin du Monde / Mystic Day of Doom
    Mystic Three Cranes
    either a Champagne style beer or just actual Champagne in addition! Happy drinking!!!
  24. I am with you bro. I had a bunch of local growlers on Christmas and I have feeling my buddy Lou Pepe is lonely as a result. I plan on making amends for this oversite on New Years. Lou Pepe will be attending the New Years party I am going to.
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  25. LouDogg114

    LouDogg114 Savant (285) Georgia Jan 1, 2012

    Probably start with a Highland Cold Mountain Winter big boy (1Q) to keep with the season and finish with a couple of my favorite stouts. Founders Breakfast and SA Narwhal!
  26. Alextricity

    Alextricity Advocate (700) Michigan Jun 18, 2012

    It depends on where I go ... I don't know yet.

    If it's to the party I think I'm going to, I'll unfortunately be drinking Bud Light. I'd bring my own, but I don't need some asshole jacking my shit, no sayn brah?
  27. MichPaul

    MichPaul Advocate (635) Michigan Jan 28, 2012

    Sounds like Founder26 and I are lining up a All Stouts Day that day, with these few things thought of so far:
    • BCBCS
    • Abyss
    • BCBS
    • Bitches Brew
    • KBS (Only if I can make myself pull the trigger!)
    • AAAAnnnnndddd...if Founders is open, maybe some VERY fresh FIS!
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  28. YaKnowBrady

    YaKnowBrady Initiate (0) New Jersey Jul 23, 2010

    One of last year's Infinium (shocker, I know), and once I taste, then immediately drainpour it, I'll crack a DeuS and an Enlightenment Brut to balance my palate out.

    After midnight, may or may not open a Black Tuesday.
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  29. Where the f you been man? Glad to know your alive! :D
  30. YaKnowBrady

    YaKnowBrady Initiate (0) New Jersey Jul 23, 2010

    Travelling the world, my friend.

    That, and the holidays are a bitch. ;)
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  31. schildres

    schildres Aficionado (160) Maryland Oct 14, 2010

    Not sure of my entire line up, but will be cracking open Stone Vertical Epic 10.

    Cheers
  32. xnicknj

    xnicknj Advocate (730) Pennsylvania May 25, 2009

    I'm hoping to pop off a nice sour for a toast (either Brute, something from RR or Cantillon), but the rest of the night will probably be cheaper beers since I'm going to a party.
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  33. koopa

    koopa Champion (765) New Jersey Apr 20, 2008

    I'll be narrowing this short list down a bit by then....

    Gingerbread Stout
    Bourbon Barrel Gingerbread Stout
    Lindley Park
    Rare
    Golden Blend
    Everett
    '08 Speedway
    '05 Schaerbeekse Kriek
    Rosso e Marrone
    E.
  34. I am glad you are seeing the world! I am sure you had some great beers too!
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  35. Well this is another one of those topics lol and who can decide with so much good stuff out there
    for me it will depend if drinking all by myself but have narrow down to a few choices

    FFF Baller stout
    Jester King Funk Metal
    50/50 Elijah Craig
    50/50 Rye Whiskey
    Jester King Whiskey Rodeo
    Goose Island Night Stalker
    Silent Night bourbon barrel age
    Firestone 15th (still have 6 of these need to drink)
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  36. founder26

    founder26 Savant (450) Michigan Sep 9, 2009

    gonna be an epic day of stouts :D
  37. Momar42

    Momar42 Savant (360) Maryland Sep 19, 2010

    And baby-making Barry White on the iPod? :D
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  38. Sierra Nevada-Celebration Ale
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  39. Keepin it real......
  40. :)
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