Fathers: Beer(s) you opened once wife said "I'm pregnant" with your first born?

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  1. RBassSFHOPit2ME

    RBassSFHOPit2ME Initiate (0) Mar 1, 2009 California
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    Currently drinking a 2012 Abyss because I personally find them best nearing a year.

    Planning on following up with a Barrel Aged Bigfoot and we'll see how I'm feeling from there.

    Cheers BA's!!!! Tonight is a good night!

    Rob
     
  2. DOTU

    DOTU Zealot (739) Feb 11, 2011 California

    Congrats on your big news. I have no recall of what I drank but Abyss is a good theme, especially where your money and time are concerned. :wink:
     
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  3. TwoTrees

    TwoTrees Pundit (895) Oct 31, 2012 Washington

    To be clear, are you expecting?

    If so, congratulations! Or, if this is a rhetorical question for you, then congratulations on the Abyss.
     
  4. kzoobrew

    kzoobrew Initiate (0) May 8, 2006 Michigan

    Congrats!

    Not married, not a father, never had to crack a beer for this occasion. Tonight I will crack an Oracle in celebration of not having had to celebrate to this point.
     
  5. RBassSFHOPit2ME

    RBassSFHOPit2ME Initiate (0) Mar 1, 2009 California
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    Yeah man...just got the news on our first this afternoon. Gave a big hug to the Mrs. and dashed into the "cellar." I like where your head's at though...well played.
     
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  6. beerluvr

    beerluvr Pooh-Bah (1,826) Jan 2, 2001 Canada (ON)
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    Celebrated the birth of my daughter by drinking a lovingly cellared Magnum of Chimay Blue I bought the week we found out we were expecting.
     
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  7. TwoTrees

    TwoTrees Pundit (895) Oct 31, 2012 Washington

    Good on 'ya. Keep that cellar stocked 'cause you're going to want to be dashing in there just a little more in a few months. All for good reasons! Fatherhood is just...well, you'll find out.:wink:

    Again, big congrats.
     
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  8. AlienSwineFlu

    AlienSwineFlu Savant (1,135) Dec 14, 2012 Ohio

    Is there a Go Back In Time Three Months IPA? Because I'll take one of those when that day comes. Oh, and congratulations. :wink:
     
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  9. loafinaround

    loafinaround Initiate (0) Jul 16, 2011 New York

    awww congrats! And save the most special beer for after the birth... cuz mama wants some beer too!!!! :wink:
     
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  10. Snowrs

    Snowrs Initiate (0) Oct 10, 2009 Indiana

    Mine was not beer but something a touch harder, we were not trying, but 11 years later my little girl is one of the best things to ever happen to me.
     
  11. NateMac13

    NateMac13 Initiate (0) Apr 10, 2011 Illinois

    I'm expecting my first in February. I've been contemplating which beer to drink as well lol. Probably a Westvleteren XII to celebrate.
     
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  12. pitweasel

    pitweasel Initiate (0) Jun 11, 2007 New York

    If that day ever comes, it'll be a full bottle of Utopias. Hopefully that'll take care of me.
     
  13. Mersh

    Mersh Initiate (0) Mar 10, 2013 Connecticut

    I cracked a bottle of Arrogant Bastard when I found out my wife was preggo
     
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  14. ahermsen

    ahermsen Initiate (0) Jun 2, 2012 Wisconsin

    My wife and I are expecting in February as well. Shared a bottle of Bois with my brother-in-law who is also expecting. Bought a 2nd bottle to age and open whenever my 1st turns 21 (or when I decide to let her/him start drinking). Trying to hunt down a bottle of Rare for when he/she is born.

    Congrats Rob! Exciting times (although all I really wanted was a BJ).
     
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  15. loafinaround

    loafinaround Initiate (0) Jul 16, 2011 New York

    When I found out I was pregnant, I cracked a bottle of..... oh yeah.... right. 9 months dry, but it's worth it...
     
  16. SammyJaxxxx

    SammyJaxxxx Initiate (0) Feb 23, 2012 New Jersey

    Congratulations! !!!
    The Answer to your question is Woodford Reserve. It may have been more steadying the nerves than celebrating.

    Tip: get her to breastfeed. Gives you a designated driver for a longer period of time.
     
  17. MetalMountainMastiff

    MetalMountainMastiff Initiate (0) Oct 1, 2012 California

    If anything this seems more like a elaborate well executed plan to drink perfectly cellared beer without having to share.

    You sir. are the master.
     
  18. loafinaround

    loafinaround Initiate (0) Jul 16, 2011 New York

    hahaha, no it doesn't. pump and dump baby. fuck that. mama needs a beer!
     
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  19. Cbuk1013

    Cbuk1013 Initiate (0) Jul 5, 2013 Michigan

    Congrats. I drank a WWS, a 6 pack of Oberon, the rest of the scotch I had and some Captain Morgan mixed with milk. I was out of coke.
     
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  20. SanFranJake

    SanFranJake Initiate (0) Nov 2, 2012 California
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    Well, not sure I'm qualified for this thread bc we dont want kids but I celebrated with a FW XV when I came home from my vasectomy. Might crack the XIV once I get final word that my boys aren't good!
     
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