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National Beer Day. Anyone celebrating?

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by MikeP64, Apr 7, 2017.

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  1. MikeP64

    MikeP64 Aspirant (210) Jan 24, 2015 South Carolina

    So it's National Beer Day...pull those whales out of the cellar,call some buddies,and drink some beer. Sound good?
  2. StoutSnob40

    StoutSnob40 Poo-Bah (1,725) Jan 4, 2013 California
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    That's the plan. Beer. The Masters. Boom.
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  3. jimmypa

    jimmypa Aspirant (230) Nov 15, 2012 Pennsylvania
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    Friday + National Beer Day = trouble (the good kind)
  4. Wasatch

    Wasatch Poo-Bah (5,132) Jun 8, 2005 Colorado
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    Oh yeah, later on today.

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  5. TriggerFingers

    TriggerFingers Disciple (371) Apr 29, 2012 California
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    Finally on the back end of a sinus infection...and it's Friday! And it's National Beer Day?

    I'll drink to that!
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  6. beergorrilla

    beergorrilla Meyvn (1,071) Feb 21, 2012 Michigan
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    every day should be national beer day imo
    Bitterbill, jrnyc, eifster82 and 2 others like this.
  7. thebeers

    thebeers Poo-Bah (1,659) Sep 10, 2014 Pennsylvania
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    Oh, good. Now I have an excuse to drink today.
  8. SFACRKnight

    SFACRKnight Meyvn (1,066) Jan 20, 2012 Colorado
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  9. Beef_Curtains

    Beef_Curtains Devotee (450) Oct 14, 2013 Ohio
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    I'll be treating it just like any other day, so yes, I'll be celebrating :grinning:
  10. steveh

    steveh Poo-Bah (1,962) Oct 8, 2003 Illinois

    Buzz-kill. :wink:
  11. Picky-when-paying-89

    Picky-when-paying-89 Initiate (112) Apr 5, 2017 Missouri

    Had no idea! I planned on sipping some IPA's I've kept for a rainy (it's actually sunny) day. Now I have a little more reason, not that I needed it :grinning:
  12. dcall384

    dcall384 Disciple (345) Aug 9, 2011 Indiana

    As soon as I escape work!
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  13. Lingenbrau

    Lingenbrau Poo-Bah (2,124) Apr 9, 2011 Oregon
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  14. Squire123

    Squire123 Poo-Bah (1,600) Jul 16, 2015 Mississippi
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    I started before I even knew.
    tlema1, lester619, dcotom and 6 others like this.
  15. BWood

    BWood Defender (675) Jan 4, 2015 California
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    Definitely pulling something out of the back of fridge tonight.
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  16. jesskidden

    jesskidden Meyvn (1,288) Aug 10, 2005 New Jersey

    Well, if you want to be authentic...:wink:

    You should only drink beer 4% abv or under and only in these states which changed their laws in time to permit 3.2 abw on April 7, 1933, the day the Feds legalized beer thanks to the Cullen-Harrison Act.
    The true fanatic will pay a nickel for a glass of beer, but you're probably better off working that out with the bartender ahead of time. (The BLS says that 1933 5¢ is worth $0.94 in today's dollars).
    #16 jesskidden, Apr 7, 2017
    Last edited: Apr 7, 2017
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  17. beerluvr

    beerluvr Meyvn (1,162) Jan 2, 2001 Ontario (Canada)
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    Got the beers chilling...and the smoke will be here soon. Enjoy! :sunglasses:
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  18. PrimustheOne

    PrimustheOne Initiate (47) Nov 23, 2016 New Hampshire

    i celebrate it every day. :slight_smile:
  19. cmiller4642

    cmiller4642 Aspirant (278) Aug 17, 2013 West Virginia
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    I have a KBS for tonight
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  20. SFACRKnight

    SFACRKnight Meyvn (1,066) Jan 20, 2012 Colorado
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    I don't need another excuse to drink is all I'm saying. :sunglasses:
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  21. drinkin-beeers

    drinkin-beeers Devotee (411) Jan 29, 2014 Montana
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    I feel like I've heard about national beer day 3 times in the last year
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  22. scream

    scream Devotee (424) Dec 6, 2014 Wisconsin

    Of course !

    ECOBOOSTINST Aspirant (224) Jul 7, 2016 Iowa
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    For sure!!! work cannot be done quick enough...*tick*tock*tick*tock*
  24. Ranbot

    Ranbot Devotee (462) Nov 27, 2006 Pennsylvania

    I am meeting my wife at a local brewpub after work to celebrate this momentous day.
  25. SFACRKnight

    SFACRKnight Meyvn (1,066) Jan 20, 2012 Colorado
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    Well there is national beer day, national craft beer day, craft beer week, Colorado beer day, Oktoberfest, DLD, 2x4 day, hunnaphu day, GABF week...
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  26. bleakies

    bleakies Disciple (379) Apr 11, 2011 Massachusetts

    I'm be celebrating this evening, but don't tell my wife because she thinks we're celebrating our anniversary.
  27. Moradin

    Moradin Initiate (174) Jul 7, 2016 New York

    I though every day was beer day...
  28. Mothergoose03

    Mothergoose03 Poo-Bah (1,997) May 30, 2005 Michigan
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    But it's the United States of America! :rolling_eyes::grinning::stuck_out_tongue:
  29. JayWhitson

    JayWhitson Devotee (464) Feb 25, 2015 Montana
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    must have been stout day and IPA day :wink:
  30. utopiajane

    utopiajane Poo-Bah (2,389) Jun 11, 2013 New York

    Yup :stuck_out_tongue:
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  31. jmasher85

    jmasher85 Defender (637) Mar 27, 2015 Maryland
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    Treating myself to a little Sip of Sunshine tonight!
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  32. joshml1989

    joshml1989 Initiate (110) May 11, 2011 Kentucky

    I knew i was saving this last Sierra Nevada Celebration for something important! And a few of these Samuel Smith Oatmeal Stouts. Happy Beer Day!
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  33. notnice_75

    notnice_75 Initiate (123) Apr 7, 2017 Iowa

    KBS, Uncle Jacob, Avery Apricot and TG Pompeii on tap at the local tonight. Should do the trick.
  34. Unmakable

    Unmakable Initiate (117) Mar 9, 2016 Illinois

    Yep, and NvU, Waldo's, Phantasmagoria and Rye on Rye on Rye will be there to help in the celebration!
  35. Dubs110

    Dubs110 Initiate (100) Apr 7, 2017

    Brewing a gallon kit of west coast IPA while I down few brews and listen to tunes in few minutes.
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  36. rkhaze

    rkhaze Zealot (579) Sep 16, 2003 California

    Firestone Walker XIX coming to proper temp as I type.
  37. Harrison8

    Harrison8 Poo-Bah (1,700) Dec 6, 2015 Missouri
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    Sadly, I have a half marathon tomorrow so will not be partaking.

    Three trades have shown up the past two days, and I already have a packed fridge from my beer haul from when I visit up north. I'll have a hearty lineup tomorrow. Including a maibock for the online tasting!
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  38. dcotom

    dcotom Meyvn (1,408) Aug 4, 2014 Iowa
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    I had a BP Red Velvet Nitro a little while ago. Does that count for anything?
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  39. lester619

    lester619 Devotee (498) Apr 17, 2009 Wisconsin
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    Nope not a thing.
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  40. lester619

    lester619 Devotee (498) Apr 17, 2009 Wisconsin
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    :grinning:Just like on New year's eve and St Patrick's day, I don't need to look at a calendar to tell me when to drink.
    Squire123 and LuskusDelph like this.
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