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  1. bret717 liked MistaRyte's post in the thread Founders Ultimate Oktoberfest BBA Marzen.

    If I saw it at TW, would buy in a heartbeat. They had a barrel aged malt liquor, ppl, and it kinda sorta worked.

    Aug 14, 2022 at 5:48 AM
  2. bret717 liked dcotom's post in the thread Fall Beer Sightings (2022).

    I know you've all been waiting with bated breath, so I won't keep you in suspense. Rhinelander Oktoberfest is finally here. We have...

    Aug 13, 2022 at 3:51 AM
  3. bret717 liked Beersnake1's post in the thread Barleywine Appreciation Thread.

    Another amazing BA barleywine tonight. Monolith from Howe Sound in Canada. Their Woolly Bugger barleywine aged for 9 months in Baker's...

    Aug 13, 2022 at 3:48 AM
  4. bret717 liked Resistance88's post in the thread Breweries you once loved, but don't anymore and why.

    Lagunitas. Victory. Sierra Nevada. Alesmith. Osker Blues. Why? They all turned to a massive shit IPA portfolio and abandoned most...

    Aug 13, 2022 at 3:39 AM
  5. bret717 liked zid's post in the thread Imperial Stout Appreciation Thread.

    Nøgne Ø used to be one of my favorite breweries from the countries outside of the usual conversation (USA, Germany, etc.)… but their...

    Aug 12, 2022 at 4:10 AM
  6. bret717 liked Beersnake1's post in the thread Imperial Stout Appreciation Thread.

    Great stout! It brings me back to 2013 when I was lining up for the W00tstout releases in Escondido and later in Pasadena. Man, how...

    Aug 12, 2022 at 3:58 AM
  7. bret717 liked Resistance88's post in the thread Barleywine Appreciation Thread.

    Having can 3 of 8 of my Reubens Brewing /HairOfTheDog Collaboration "Barnacles" Loving this Barleywine so far and possibly one of my...

    Aug 11, 2022 at 9:03 PM
  8. bret717 liked Bitterbill's post in the thread What's your favorite IPA? (2022).

    Some of mine are Snake River Pako's, Melvin IPA and 2x4, Two Hearted, Roadhouse Wilson. The one that I miss the most is BridgePort IPA.

    Aug 9, 2022 at 4:08 AM
  9. bret717 liked Giantspace's post in the thread What's your favorite IPA? (2022).

    I too loved Rumble, any other oaked IPA that gets distribution? Based on what I drink my favorites are Yards Torpedo Two Hearted...

    Aug 9, 2022 at 3:58 AM
  10. bret717 liked Domingo's post in the thread What's your favorite IPA? (2022).

    Comrade Superpower overall Lagunitas IPA for something I can drink every day Rumble would be my all-time fave if it was still made

    Aug 9, 2022 at 3:56 AM
  11. bret717 liked Domingo's post in the thread Oak Aged IPAs?.

    I've definitely had good saison, mixed-culture, etc. beers that have been fermented or aged in oak barrels. To me, they're a different...

    Aug 9, 2022 at 3:43 AM
  12. bret717 liked Providence's post in the thread Any beers that you refuse to taste based on name or label?.

    Hell related stuff doesn't bother me. Labels with anything I interpret as racist, sexist, homo or trans phobic are non-starters for me....

    Aug 8, 2022
  13. bret717 liked Snowcrash000's post in the thread Any beers that you refuse to taste based on name or label?.

    "Helles Other People" from Tired Hands is one of the greatest beer names I ever came across. Also, who cares what a beer is called, the...

    Aug 8, 2022
  14. bret717 liked jesskidden's post in the thread Any beers that you refuse to taste based on name or label?.

    Refuse to taste - no. (Well, "taste" itself is kinda involuntary, isn't it? The choice is - usually - in deciding to drink something...

    Aug 8, 2022