How often do you drink beer with breakfast?

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  1. fmccormi

    fmccormi Meyvn (1,241) Oct 24, 2010 Maine
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    Not since Kegs & Eggs before football games in South Bend in college.
     
  2. acevenom

    acevenom Initiate (0) Oct 7, 2011 Louisiana

    I do it very seldom. It is usually only on Christmas, but I do make exceptions if I'm tail gating for football games.
     
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  3. KelsoSaaz

    KelsoSaaz Initiate (0) Jan 24, 2013 Maine

    I'll have a beer with brunch on the weekends every once in a while when I actually can be bothered to make brunch. I don't exclusively do stouts though, I just usually go for a beer with a semi-low abv (<6%). A good hefe is very good with a lighter breakfast of grains and fruit, but the beer I choose any particular breakfast depends on what i'm having, just like any other meal.
     
  4. StarRaptor

    StarRaptor Initiate (0) Jun 8, 2010 California

    maybe it's years of social pressure barring down on me but I generally don't feel like a beer much before 11.

    There are a few exceptions --> Early morning line for beer, transferring beers around the "brewery", checking carbonation levels etc
     
  5. dmnielsen

    dmnielsen Initiate (0) Jul 1, 2011 Michigan

    There is a great beer bar near me that has brunch on the weekends. When we go (once a month at the most) I will have some biscuits and gravy with some eggs and a nice stout on tap. Two months ago it was Big John, last month is what Wake Up Dead. While it might slow my Saturday down a bit it is a meal that I look forward to.
     
  6. Reneejane

    Reneejane Devotee (439) Jan 15, 2004 Illinois

    if by morning you mean before noon, sure, on weekends quite often, I'll have a beer at 10:30-11Am while eating lunch, but I'm up at 6AM everyday...

    oh... re-read, breakfast time, nope never, I eat my breakfast with coffe, but I do drink beer in the morning just after breakfast.
     
  7. hallandoates

    hallandoates Initiate (0) Apr 1, 2013 Arkansas

    humble-brag ND grad...
     
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  8. fmccormi

    fmccormi Meyvn (1,241) Oct 24, 2010 Maine
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    Hey, it's not as bad as Harvard grads saying "Oh, I went to school in Boston. Well, not in Boston, but nearby" :)
     
  9. otispdriftwood

    otispdriftwood Crusader (734) Dec 9, 2011 Colorado
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    How come no one has referred to a kegs n' eggs occasion? I've never attended one and by now it's too late in life to go through that again.

    Damn too slow on the post. Someone did it two posts up.
     
  10. Beerswimmer

    Beerswimmer Initiate (0) Mar 4, 2013 Michigan

    When I lived up in AK NFL games started at 9am. We used to get to the sports bar at 8 and start!
     
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  11. johnyb

    johnyb Defender (663) Aug 11, 2012 Florida
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    When we're out of milk for the cornflakes............
     
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  12. SmoothHoosier

    SmoothHoosier Initiate (0) Apr 5, 2013 Indiana

    ^^^ Milk Stout & Corn Flakes ! Hahahaha !
     
  13. ChicagoNick

    ChicagoNick Initiate (0) Nov 16, 2012 Illinois
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    I'm too dehydrated in the mornings.
    It gives me a headache and/or a stomach ache.

    During the week, I don't drink beer until several hours after my evening workouts. Otherwise I will end up skipping the gym altogether. Alcohol is no good for muscle recovery.
     
  14. Lethal04

    Lethal04 Initiate (0) Sep 3, 2009 Missouri

    Beer in the morning only at early morning tailgates
     
  15. Bluecane

    Bluecane Initiate (0) Dec 30, 2011 New York

    Never, but that's going to change in a few weeks. For my birthday, I told my wife I want to hang out and drink beer and wine and eat delicious cheese/meats/dips/etc. all day. Hopefully we'll get in some pool time and a movie. I'm looking forward to it!
     
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  16. epk

    epk Initiate (139) Jun 10, 2008 New Jersey

    The most recent time was nearly six years ago, the day I got married, accompanied by a pork roll and egg sandwich.
     
  17. ShogoKawada

    ShogoKawada Meyvn (1,247) May 31, 2009 Pennsylvania

    like twice a year? if that? I'm not a big morning drinker.
     
  18. vurt

    vurt Zealot (598) Apr 11, 2004 Oregon
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    Did it once, maybe 15 years ago. Not my thing.
     
  19. RichD

    RichD Crusader (796) Mar 18, 2012 Rhode Island
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    I've done it twice. Both times were FBS and once was a Saturday and the other was a blizzard.
     
  20. WagonCircler

    WagonCircler Initiate (130) May 15, 2011 New York
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    In college every friday. Best time ever. Now a days only during tailgating, on vacation, st. paddys day, 1 or 2 local festivals...stuff like that.
     
  21. Droogins

    Droogins Initiate (0) Sep 4, 2012 Massachusetts

    I don't think I've ever opened a beer before 1:00.
     
  22. Ri0

    Ri0 Poo-Bah (2,242) Jul 1, 2012 Wisconsin
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    WTF...There are BAs that don't drink beer with breakfast? What's next, not having a beer every day of the week?
     
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  23. DarkDragon999

    DarkDragon999 Aspirant (265) Feb 13, 2013 Rhode Island

    Never. I drink coffee like most normal people.
     
  24. JrGtr

    JrGtr Devotee (485) Apr 13, 2006 Massachusetts
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    Almost never. Just can't get into the mindset for drinking until at least after lunch... usually not till mid-afternoon at the earliest.
    Only exceptions are tailgating before a 1-pm NFL game, 3 times at Kate the Great and once at Dark Lord.
     
  25. Hanzo

    Hanzo Initiate (0) Feb 27, 2012 Virginia

    Can't say I ever have.
     
  26. closisinthehouse

    closisinthehouse Devotee (453) Jun 10, 2011 Florida
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    There are a few instances in which I drink beer in the AM.

    Tailgate for noon College Football game
    While setting up fantasy football lineup early on a Sunday
    While watching an 8AM English Premier league match
     
  27. russpowell

    russpowell Poo-Bah (6,962) May 24, 2005 Oklahoma
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    Amen to that. Drank beer at strange hours when I was stationed in Hawaii & Korea while football was on
     
  28. Big_V

    Big_V Devotee (439) Nov 30, 2012 Maryland
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    I can drink in the AM, but not with my cheesy eggs. That's a good case of the bubble guts.
     
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  29. PatriotsRule

    PatriotsRule Aspirant (257) Sep 25, 2012 Massachusetts

    Had the chance to do so this morning! Yay early drunkenness!
     
  30. Providence

    Providence Initiate (0) Feb 24, 2010 Rhode Island

    Rarely but not because I am afraid of my wife's reaction (she wouldn't care). I don't do it because it'll generally slow my down, which wouldn't help once I got to work. However, there are times when it gets a big thumbs up from me. Here's some examples:

    Camping during the Vermont Brewer's Fest in Burlington. Wake up Saturday AM, grab a cold one out of the cooler, start the day off right.

    For my brother's 30th bday party we took him to his first New York Giants game (whole family are die hard fans). Cracked a Long Trail Double Bag at 9:30 AM.

    Renaissance Fair five years ago. Yard of Killian's. When in Rome.....

    Three day weekend in Montreal. Enough said.

    My first father's day as a dad (last June). Four year old bottle of Storm King. It just felt right.
     
  31. ShanePB

    ShanePB Poo-Bah (1,624) Sep 6, 2010 Pennsylvania
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    Once a year, Black Friday at Capone's @ 7:00 am. Granted I don't really order food but it's still early as hell.
     
  32. Onenote81

    Onenote81 Poo-Bah (1,821) May 27, 2008 North Carolina

    Twice in my life. One of those times I snuck in an FBS to a Waffle House to pour into my mug before the one-eyed waitress could give me a refill.
     
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  33. Kerfluffel

    Kerfluffel Initiate (0) Jan 31, 2013 Washington

    Sometimes! This morning I had a Milk Stout Nitro from Left Hand. Paired with a breakfast burrito = delicious.
     
  34. Prh27

    Prh27 Initiate (0) Apr 24, 2012 Virginia

    I might drink beer "around" breakfast, but never with breakfast. Or almost any meal for that matter. I know some people like to pair but it's just not my thing.
     
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  35. Siggy125

    Siggy125 Devotee (450) Nov 10, 2006 California
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    my buddy recently poured KBS on his Golden Grahams at a camping trip. He said it was good but I can't buy that. I think he just said that so he wouldnt feel worse for wasting a KBS
     
  36. Frankinstiener

    Frankinstiener Initiate (0) Jul 28, 2009 Illinois
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    So far twice.
     
  37. kawilliams81

    kawilliams81 Meyvn (1,235) Feb 27, 2009 Illinois
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    Never. I am not an alcoholic.
     
  38. draheim

    draheim Poo-Bah (2,400) Sep 18, 2010 Washington
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    Not quite as often as I drink orange juice with dinner.
     
  39. nc41

    nc41 Meyvn (1,327) Sep 25, 2008 North Carolina
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    Not since I was in the service.
     
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