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Best Breakfast Beers

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by wesbray, Feb 1, 2013.

  1. RPH2327

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    I think it's the "B" in FBS.
     
  2. chcfan

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    There isn't a set of beers specifically brewed to be drank with breakfast, the name comes from having ingredients like coffee and oatmeal.
     
  3. GennyCreamAle

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    Homemade Micheladas are very good IMO.
     
  4. Derranged

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    One time after a night of drunkenness, I woke up after just four hours of sleep. The night before I had poured myself a full pint of Tatra Mocne (7abv) but knocked out before I could take a sip.

    I woke up with a hellish hangover and figured chugging that pint down would help, so that's what I did.

    Not only did my hangover not go away but I wound up being drunk all over again!!! I was drunk but still had the symptoms of a hangover. I had stuff to that morning as well. So I recommend something with lower alcohol. Polish Malt Liquor is a no-go.
     
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    Bavarian Hefeweizen (with veal sausages, sweet mustard, and a pretzel)

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    Saranac White IPA with champagne on ice with any egg fronted brunch
     
  7. EdelweissDad

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    I'm more a fan of oatmeal stouts for breakfast, than some of the higher gravity ones like FBS. Samuel Smith, Anderson Valley.... Smooth, rich, and creamy. Very satisfying. (Gotta be a cold morning though!)
     
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    Short's Cup of Joe....I don't even drink it other times of the day....I like it in a coffee mug...pours dark with a nice tan creamy head. Any breakfast food you want with it is money!
     
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    Give me some pancakes, bacon, and an FBS any day of the week... in the founders coffee mug designed for FBS of course
     
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    ive paired banhof berlinerweiss with quail egg cornbread benedicts. pretty outstanding. Lawsons maple tripel pairs well with fried chicken and waffles.
     
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    Victory @ sea
     
  12. MN_Beerticker

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    Whatever I left half consumed in the fridge from the night before.
     
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    GLBC Dortmunder Gold
     
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    If your drinking beer for breakfast it doesn't matter. Your already a champion for doing so and you love beer!
     
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    My vote goes to 3Beans!
     
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    I've had FBS several times for/with breakfast. I'd also recommend Beer Geek Breakfast and Southern Tier Oat.
     
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    i'd go with a coffee bender, 3beans, or FMB (yes, i like this beer)... in a perfect world getting more funky buddha last snow would be ideal (coconut? YES!, vanilla? YES!, coffee? YES!!!!)

    Edit: i thought LS had vanilla, it turn out it was white chocolate and caramel... but "YES" regardless
     
  18. seakayak

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    "Breakfast beer! You never had it? One sip of breakfast beer, the cobwebs go, your voice rises, and hey, the sun rises inside you."

    --Robert DeNiro in Jacknife (1989)--
     
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    I have only had beer in the morning (specifically with breakfast) a few times. I wake up early, and if I'm going to have breakfast at all, that will also be early. If I have one beer, I'll most likely feel like I need another one. And it would be verging on ridiculous to start drinking at 6am.

    I've gone the coffee stout/porter route because it just makes sense. But, while I typically love heavy stouts, I don't have much of a stomach for anything in the morning, so I don't find them to be overly appealing. I think I'd rather have something crisp and light and even citrusy. A fruity hop profiled IPA, perhaps. Or even a Belgian wit with an orange slice.
     
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    who doesn't like a good stout?
     
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    And nans on you ever having had either of these in the morning
     
  23. yemenmocha

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    About 15 years ago, for one month I did an experiment where I had a half litre of German Weissbier every morning. I didn't feel too good throughout the day. It's better as a late morning snack.

    Or it's good in a smaller portion.

    Also Belgian Witbier is excellent with fancy omelets, especially Garrett Oliver's Gorgonzola Pear omelet.
     
  24. SixBitsKyle

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    Though I've had FBS in the morning before, I agree it can be tough on the stomach. I much prefer a Founders Porter instead.
     
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    You're right. Generally the Weisswurst breakfast is more of a brunch. It's also typically eaten on Sunday, after Mass, and followed by a lengthy nap.
     
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    In the Winter months I go with Espresso Oak Aged Yeti with a full breakfast. It seems to hit the spot for me. During the summer months, if I am on a camping trip I try and make it pale ale or IPA for breakfast.
     
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    My favorite so far has been Abyss with biscuits and gravey. FBS is also a great choice.
     
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    A light saison or a hefeweizen work well.
    Of course, WnB or FBS are good too if you're tired of plain old coffee.
     
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    I pair FBS with my mother-in-law's chocolate chip banana pancakes at Christmas breakfast every year.
     
  30. CellarGimp

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    Witbiers and Hefes are actually good pairings with breakfast foods. Very traditional as well.
     
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    When my dad went to Munich for business years back he said it was pretty common to have a hefeweizen with breakfast. Usually paired with white sausages, a pretzel and sweet mustard. I've had FBS, Peche Mortel and Berkshire Coffee House Porter with a late breakfast before like around 11. I don't think I could handle a beer at like 8 am.
     
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    To Ol Goliat.
     
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    Wake N Bake > Founder's Breakfast Stout (IMO :))
     
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    Drinking a CW Peruvian Morning right this moment and it's pretty damn delicious.
     
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    I think Odell Lugene Chocolate Milk Stout or 4 Hands Chocolate Milk Stout would be great with breakfast. I used to drink chocolate milk every morning as a kid, I don't think either of these beers is too far away from that :)
     
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    Why do you use milk? There's a good reason the rest of us are using Founders Breakfast Stout!
     
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    Moe's Bender.
     
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    Weekends are nice way to start off with Narwhal Imp Stout and a cup of dark roast coffee.Let's get to one more day.Cheers
     
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    I would have to agree with any of the New Glarus fruit beers..Gueuze's also work good
     
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    wake n' bake...
    And to drink i have a Wake n' bake
     
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