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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. Derranged

    Derranged Advocate (525) New York Mar 7, 2010

    When it strikes midnight, I'd love to have one of my brick-pack Westies but it doesn't look I'll be able to because I'll be at a bar someplace. Which bar I don't know.

    Probably better off not having a Westy because by midnight I'll most likely be drunk already.
     
  2. DustinSmall

    DustinSmall Initiate (0) Maryland Dec 6, 2011

    Solid line-up, good call on the Macallan 10 yr, i have a bottle of the 17 yr im thinking about opening
     
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  3. Hello 2013[​IMG]
     
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  4. 3F Armand and Tommy Oude Geuze
    Malheur Dark Brut
    Mornington Imperial Stout (if I make it that far)
     
  5. lvoutlawjlh

    lvoutlawjlh Savant (315) Nebraska Mar 15, 2012

    Trying my first Cantillon tonight. Kriek 100% Lambic Bio
     
  6. strangebrew321

    strangebrew321 Savant (370) Indiana Feb 18, 2009

    Revised List:
    Abita Amber w\ grilled bbq chicken pizza
    Murda'd Out Stout
    BA Coton
    Pegs RareR DOS w\ seared backstraps

    something tells me it's gonna be a good year....
     
  7. eawolff99

    eawolff99 Advocate (580) Colorado May 10, 2010

    Confirmed line-up so far: 1) CaftW; 2) BB Peche Mortel; 3) BA Speedway (new batch); 4) Fresh Growler of Hoppy Birthday (thanks ScottO!); 5) Cantillon Classic Geuze; then we'll see how the night goes! We host and have 8 beer nuts in the house, so who knows...
     
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  8. manutdfan

    manutdfan Initiate (0) Florida May 25, 2012

    probably gonna have the bruery/cigar city dos coestes trilogy this evening
     
  9. 3 liter Baladin Noel, hof ten dormall #3, '10 and '12 vertical epic, SN brux, alaska smoked porter,4 calling birds, '09 ithaca old habit, '09 boulevard bourbon barrel quad. I'm keeping it on the lighter side.
     
  10. I think it's the year of the Epic Hop Zombie apocalypse.
     
  11. I will be seeing Mighty Mighty Bosstones at the House of Blues in Boston, so the majority of their beer prices are outrageous. I hate paying 7$ for a pbr, but it may happen! As for now, I just cracked a Heady Topper with some Celebration Ale or 60 Minute in my future til tonight!
     
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  12. Drink that sheet yo...
     
  13. Winning
     
  14. I was gonna head up to capones for the deliverance, but turned out local shop had about 5 bottles of the 2011 vintage in.
     
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  15. EdTheEdge

    EdTheEdge Advocate (530) California Mar 26, 2011

    Wolf Among Weeds
    Dale's
    Hinterland IPA
    Dankenstein
    Danish Style Red Lager
    Imperial Jack DIPA

    for starters. Happy New Year!
     
  16. Sweet.
    If you like the Deliverance, try to track down some He'Brew Sweet 16.
    Better value $/oz & $/abv, on par at the very least, better imo.

    The BottleShop on Passyunk had some last week, but entirely too expensive ($16-ish), when I've found it for around $10-11.
     
  17. Sounds good. I got a spot in NC that gets their stuff in. I'm also quite certain I'm one of five people in Jacksonville, NC who drinks craft. So chances are if they get it, I can more than likely get my hands on a few bottles. Good look
     
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  18. A BA I talk to in MD says he gets it for $7-8, holy sweet jeebus, I'd buy it by the case at that price.
     
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  19. If I find it down there, I'll hit you up with a price. It's nice cuz I don't have to fight for bottles with other customers, but there's quite a bit of limited releases they don't get due to state distribution I suppose.
     
  20. Some bourbon on the rocks and then a sixer of Prima Pils.
     
  21. toofdoc

    toofdoc Savant (250) New Mexico Jun 28, 2011

    Make sure to take out of fridge well before drink, its best room temp.
     
  22. Psacy

    Psacy Disciple (55) New Hampshire Nov 13, 2012

    Going with a local for me.......Throwback Brewery, North Hampton, NH's Fat Alberta. Imperial stout brewed with peanuts an cocoa nibs) - I can't wait to try this!!!! Yum!!!
     
  23. sukwonee

    sukwonee Advocate (540) Washington Dec 13, 2011

    Picked up a growler of RPM IPA yesterday.
     
  24. wildyeast

    wildyeast Aficionado (115) Maryland Mar 24, 2006

    Westy 12 Pannepot Reserva Headdy Topper Jai Alai and a Makers Mark toast
     
  25. dbfp210

    dbfp210 Savant (350) Pennsylvania Jun 27, 2012

    I have to work at 6 am tomorrow so I will probably only be able to have one beer. BCBCS? I'll probz make a run to the store today and see if I find anything.
     
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  26. Durb777

    Durb777 Savant (415) Illinois Nov 30, 2011

    I've desided on Bourbon County Coffee.
     
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  27. I'm still debating...but maybe my Cascade Kriek.
     
  28. C20Percent

    C20Percent Savant (325) Virginia Aug 24, 2011

    My heart says: KBS
    My head says: Stateside Saison
     
  29. Some Oude Geuze Boon and a little Blackberry Wheat from Longtrail to session. I'll probably add in some homebrew as I go.
     
  30. moelmsch1

    moelmsch1 Aspirant (25) California Sep 13, 2012

    Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale
    Prima Pils
    Doublejack
     
  31. maxpower298

    maxpower298 Disciple (60) Virginia Nov 11, 2009

    Hardywood Singel, Anniversary Ale, and GBS with friends -- it will be great!
     
  32. Since the ladies will be guzzling wine, the guys will be sharing Westy 12, KBS, Curieux, Abt 12, Staffe Hendrik, Antigoon, Delirium Tremens. Once the ladies pass out, break out the instruments and play a loud, drunken set of music while hoisting glasses of Labrynth. Burp.
     
  33. mychalg9

    mychalg9 Advocate (710) Illinois Apr 8, 2010

    I think I'll pop an Oude Tart and a FW XVI tonight.
     
  34. lucasj82

    lucasj82 Advocate (700) Indiana Aug 13, 2009

    Final list after talking to every one attending our party.

    The Hops
    FFF Alpha King
    FFF Pride and Joy
    FFF Gumballhead
    FFF Zombie Dust
    SN Centennial IPA
    SN Northern Hemisphere Harvest

    The Darkness
    SN Narwhal
    Founders Breakfast Stout
    Bell's Special Double Cream Stout
    Bell's Expedition Stout
    Bell's Kalamazoo Stout

    I think my efforts to get my friends into craft beer is starting to bare fruit.
     
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  35. jglowe77

    jglowe77 Initiate (0) Massachusetts Jan 24, 2011

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    lol this made my day
     
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  36. jglowe77

    jglowe77 Initiate (0) Massachusetts Jan 24, 2011

    I just copped a 4-pack of Resin, all of which I will be consuming. Then some Bourbon County Stout, or '12 Black Ops. Yum
     
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  37. Schwantz

    Schwantz Savant (390) Florida Dec 16, 2012

    Terrapin Wake n Bake 12:00
    Dogfish 60 1:00
    Terrapin wake n Bake Now
    Jai Alai 3:00
    Abyss 2012 1 After dinner
    Abyss 2012 2 "
    Jai Alai After after dinner (mouthwash)
    BCBCS 2012 The countdown
    Happy New year!
     
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  38. New Belgium Shift. Yay me
     
  39. My friend and are a combining our bottles tonight, but this is my side of it.

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  40. Hoptimum and Maximus.
     
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