How many days a week do you drink beer?

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by freewill35, Jan 19, 2013.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. KansasBeerLover

    KansasBeerLover Disciple (351) Feb 16, 2009 Kansas

  2. Hamburgers

    Hamburgers Initiate (0) Jan 3, 2013 California

    What day is it? Oh yeah, I'm drunk......... Fuck off!
  3. RobertColianni

    RobertColianni Zealot (527) Nov 4, 2008 Pennsylvania

    0-2. If you have been drinking daily for nine months you're an alcoholic.
  4. Hamburgers

    Hamburgers Initiate (0) Jan 3, 2013 California

    I've been into craft beer for a little over two years, so I have a lot of catching up to do.
  5. kona650

    kona650 Initiate (153) Jun 12, 2011 California

    I'm in the drinking business so almost everyday I work!! 4-5 days a week!!!
  6. fx20736

    fx20736 Meyvn (1,026) Mar 7, 2009 New York

    What happened on those two other days? Must have been hell.
  7. cavedave

    cavedave Poo-Bah (2,441) Mar 12, 2009 New York
    Beer Trader

    I only drink on Sat. and Sun.

    And weekdays.
    YogiBeer and alelover like this.
  8. PatriotsRule

    PatriotsRule Aspirant (257) Sep 25, 2012 Massachusetts

    I've been down with a cold this week, so just three days with a single brew apiece, but last night I found my sore throat cure; ginger honey and lemon tea with a shot of scotch! Probably will be back to beer for patriots football this evening.
  9. jefftennis

    jefftennis Initiate (165) Oct 6, 2009 Pennsylvania
    Beer Trader

    Seven days a week. Life is short.
    YogiBeer and Bitter_Echo like this.
  10. broodog

    broodog Aspirant (222) Jul 18, 2009 Illinois

    Stutgart hip
  11. Judgie

    Judgie Aspirant (218) Nov 21, 2012 Indiana

    Nice! Know of any job openings?
  12. jmccullough108

    jmccullough108 Initiate (0) Jan 3, 2013 Missouri

    I have been trying to try something new every 2-3 days. Being in college, some days I have more time to try then others.
  13. broodog

    broodog Aspirant (222) Jul 18, 2009 Illinois

    I will allow myself 1 12 ounce beer per year. Only after I run the Boston Marathon. And only if I finish under 2hrs :45 mins
    Shakory likes this.
  14. Siggy125

    Siggy125 Devotee (460) Nov 10, 2006 California
    Beer Trader

    2. Usually one day on the weekend and whichever week day sucks the most at work
    Craigory likes this.
  15. MarioM

    MarioM Zealot (514) Sep 13, 2009 California

    6 to 7, but rarely 6.
    Bitter_Echo likes this.
  16. lucasj82

    lucasj82 Zealot (595) Aug 13, 2009 Indiana
    Beer Trader


    Usually have a random day in the week that I indulge, I go beer shopping on Friday and try any new ones that night, then Saturday I usually drink with my friends.
  17. Hermthegerm

    Hermthegerm Aspirant (264) Oct 13, 2012 Pennsylvania

    What if Monday sucks really bad? do you know if the rest of the days will suck more or less than that. In other words, how do you determine which one is the suckiest when you haven't experienced the others yet
  18. FosterJM

    FosterJM Poo-Bah (2,719) Nov 16, 2009 California
    Beer Trader

    On average 5, Although it seems like more than likely the average is no bumped to 7.

  19. Roger85

    Roger85 Devotee (416) Aug 24, 2012 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    5-6 nights per week. I have only 1 12 oz bottle/can most of the time during the week and save the bombers for the weekend. Only times I drink more than that are if there is a beer event in town or I am with friends I haven't seen in a while. If I don't drink that much I will accumulate WAAAAAAY too much, since I seem to not be able to stop buying it.
  20. loony4lambic

    loony4lambic Initiate (0) Nov 26, 2012 California

    8, but only about 3 beers or so
    Bitter_Echo likes this.
  21. HeadyTheElder

    HeadyTheElder Disciple (390) Nov 3, 2012 Louisiana
    Beer Trader

    Why would would not drink at least one beer every day?

    I'd hate to wake up in the morning and that be the best I will feel all day.
    jmccullough108 likes this.
  22. Craigory

    Craigory Disciple (351) Nov 10, 2012 South Carolina

    I used to drink 4-5 nights a week, but recently have been having a beer or two most nights. I tend toward higher ABV brews, so my natural tolerance and enjoyment keeps the volume consumed at a low level. I also have a decent metabolism, so beer consumption hasn't been a serious weight issue.
  23. Siggy125

    Siggy125 Devotee (460) Nov 10, 2006 California
    Beer Trader

    I have telepathic powers that allow me to go back and pick the worst and imbibe with glee
  24. darienm

    darienm Initiate (0) Apr 23, 2010 Illinois

    Current medical advice suggest adult males have an adequate intake of 3 liters (13 cups) of liquid per day. Beer is 99% water, which is a liquid. I'd be ignoring medical advice if I didn't at least try and maintain proper hydration every day.
    jmccullough108 likes this.
  25. ColinStClaire

    ColinStClaire Initiate (0) Jul 31, 2012 Washington

    2-4 days a week. On weekdays or just hanging with the wife it's one or two. When out or having people over more like 4-6. I agree that it's important to ask why I'm drinking. I don't want to find myself using alcohol to check out. It should enhance my experiences, not hide me from them.
  26. GFG

    GFG Initiate (0) Oct 24, 2012 North Dakota

    Sun-Thurs: Usually around 1-3 a day
    Fri-Sat: Til I can't feel feelings
    YogiBeer likes this.
  27. Jimjohson

    Jimjohson Initiate (0) Dec 26, 2012 Georgia

    I average 2 12oz a night, but will to go more if anybody's willing to go with me.
  28. Adlar2789

    Adlar2789 Initiate (0) Dec 20, 2012 Connecticut

    3 - 4 days a week
  29. Pecan

    Pecan Devotee (421) Dec 20, 2012 Arizona
    Beer Trader

    0-2, depending on schedule.
  30. Lare453

    Lare453 Meyvn (1,338) Feb 1, 2012 Florida
    Beer Trader

    2-3... But I wish it was 7
  31. Dennoman

    Dennoman Initiate (0) Aug 20, 2011 Belgium

    Probably averaging 2-3 days a week. Cutting it back down to 1 after today, want to lose a crapton of weight by the end of March.
  32. jonb5

    jonb5 Meyvn (1,014) May 11, 2010 United Kingdom (England)

    At the moment just Fridays and Saturdays. I'm trying to have more non drinking than drinking days over the year, so I need to build up some credit in Jan, Feb, March as I drink most days during the summer.
    Craigory likes this.
  33. njhopspop

    njhopspop Initiate (0) Oct 17, 2010 New Jersey

  34. MADPolo

    MADPolo Initiate (0) Dec 19, 2012 Alabama

    I usually stick to Friday, Saturday & Sunday but some 12oz'ers sneak in on other days here and there.
  35. teorn88

    teorn88 Initiate (146) Jun 5, 2010 United Kingdom (England)
    Beer Trader

    4-7 in 99% of weeks. 5 on average. Probably too much.
  36. weeble8604

    weeble8604 Initiate (144) Jan 8, 2013 Kentucky

  37. antilite

    antilite Initiate (159) Jan 1, 2012 Florida

    Two 12 oz or a bomber each night, every night. Never anywhere but at home. I've been doing this for 20 years or so. Not the high life, but it's my life.
    AmitC likes this.
  38. josephwa

    josephwa Devotee (479) Jun 4, 2012 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    Depends on the beer releases during the given week!

    3-4 is a pretty good number on average though.
  39. kdb150

    kdb150 Zealot (502) Mar 8, 2012 Pennsylvania
    Beer Trader

    Usually 6 days a week, as there will be, on average, one day a week where I'm simply not in the mood for a beer. During the week I will typically have 1 or 2 12 oz. beers; most weekends there will be one day where I tackle a bomber of something big, or 2-3 12 oz. bottles of something big, sometimes more. On the few times per year that I see my brother-in-law and only real beer buddy, and we are able to sit around the house all day, we will each bring a few special bottles and crack anywhere from 4-8 different, usually very big beers - some 12 oz., most larger format. His dad and our wives will usually drink some of what we are having, depending on the styles, but we usually end up pretty drunk by the end of those days. Good times.

    For those of you who have confessed to forgoing beer to shed weight - it is indeed a great way to do it. Cutting a beer per day with no other changes in diet or exercise (assuming you normally drink at least one beer every day) will result in a weight loss of over 20 pounds by the end of the year. However, you can make the exact same weight loss by cutting 200 calories of food out of your diet each day and drinking the same amount of beer. I know which I prefer :wink:
    Craigory and smitherz22 like this.
  40. SerialTicker

    SerialTicker Poo-Bah (1,760) Jun 18, 2012 Michigan

    4 or 5 ... and usually it's just one.
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.