I Need beer recommendations

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by BeerBeerBeer, Feb 22, 2013.

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  1. TychoNDC

    TychoNDC Disciple (395) Jan 7, 2013 Colorado
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    The Duvel Tripel Hop @ the top and the St. Bernardus are both good choices.
  2. DHS1029

    DHS1029 Aspirant (252) Feb 14, 2013 Illinois
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    Make sure you grab some of those Hamantaschens with your beer :slight_smile:
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  3. peensteen

    peensteen Poo-Bah (1,843) Apr 3, 2010 Ontario (Canada)
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    On the enlarged pic the label certainly looks the part but it does look like a bigger bottle than TH, its almost the same size as the Honey Dew beside it
  4. papaholmz

    papaholmz Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 South Carolina
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    I know, the one sitting in my cellar isn't that big... but there were different bottle sizes so who knows. If it really is a TH, I would definitely pick it up.
  5. C2H5

    C2H5 Disciple (383) Jan 7, 2012 Illinois
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    Pretty nice little shop, if I were you (like the lighter fizzy stuff) I would drink everthing from those 2 middle sections, I would start at the top and work my way down..and also buy their glassware. Cheers!
  6. BeerBeerBeer

    BeerBeerBeer Initiate (0) Feb 28, 2012 Israel

    So basically I should go to the Belgian section above the Paulaner sign + pick up Brooklyn chocolate stout
  7. UCLABrewN84

    UCLABrewN84 Poo-Bah (12,433) Mar 18, 2010 California

    That is a weird looking beer store.
  8. papaholmz

    papaholmz Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 South Carolina
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    And that bottle that looks like Thomas Hardy Ale if that's what it really is.
  9. AnotherImperial

    AnotherImperial Aspirant (241) Oct 29, 2012 Arizona

    This might be the best question ever asked on this site.
  10. cjoc83

    cjoc83 Aspirant (282) Jul 31, 2010 Pennsylvania
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    Try St. Bernardus 8. Awesome Abbey Dubbel. The 12 (a quad) might be a bit much for you if you're not into "heavy beers".
  11. 5thOhio

    5thOhio Zealot (506) May 13, 2007 South Carolina

    Glad to help.

    I recommend beer. In fact, I recommend it quite highly.
  12. lonewolfcry

    lonewolfcry Zealot (567) Dec 7, 2007 Minnesota
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    Here are my recommendations - 4 very good beers, but all different styles.

    This one - closest shelves in photo - 4th shelf from top - next to the Newcastle

    This one - center shelves - 4th shelf from top - center/right, next to the Leffe

    This one - top shelf center/right:

    And whatever you do, don't forget this one...
    Top shelf - center stage - WHERE IT BELONGS!

    Don't drink any of them very cold - 45/50
    And the quad will change greatly over time, if you drink it slowly.

    ~ Cheers
  13. 4kbrianb

    4kbrianb Initiate (0) Jan 2, 2013 California

    2 things:

    1) is nobody curious about what is in the red lined compartment in the bottom right of the photo? intrigued!

    2) am I the only one scared of how narrow those shelves are? Maybe it is because I am from California.
  14. papaholmz

    papaholmz Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 South Carolina
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    I just noticed 3 more Thomas Hardy Ales in the bottom right corner, just above the steel pan.
  15. jtdolla911

    jtdolla911 Initiate (0) Nov 18, 2011 Massachusetts
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    The Franziskaner is a great hefeweizen, and I would recommend it
  16. BeerBeerBeer

    BeerBeerBeer Initiate (0) Feb 28, 2012 Israel

    Thanks for the recommendations, gonna check out the store tomorrow.

    Just a question - Is Thomas Hardy really THAT good? It cost A LOT - about 12$ for a 250ml bottle...
  17. mcrago

    mcrago Aspirant (281) Oct 6, 2012 Indiana

    I was going to make a smart ass comment about the selection, but since he said it was in Israel, I'll keep my comments to myself. Buy the Duvel.
  18. gcamparone

    gcamparone Poo-Bah (1,512) Dec 6, 2011 Rhode Island
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    Someone should totally troll this board and post a picture like this with one white whale thrown in there
  19. ThirstyFace

    ThirstyFace Initiate (0) Jan 11, 2013 New York

    I'm glad that is not my beer store.
  20. mweso2000

    mweso2000 Disciple (389) Apr 10, 2010 Georgia
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    The middle shelf!
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