New from Southwest Ohio

Discussion in 'New Members' started by CAPace09, Sep 11, 2019 at 2:06 PM.

  1. CAPace09

    CAPace09 Initiate (0) Wednesday

    Hello, everyone. I'm new from the Dayton, Ohio, area, though I go to grad school in Cincinnati. I love trying new food and new craft beer. Still trying to figure out how pairing works, but not too worried about that.

    I'm excited to learn more about beer from this site! As Germans say, "Prosit!"
     
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  2. Dutchcraftbeergeek

    Dutchcraftbeergeek Crusader (741) Nov 21, 2015 Netherlands

  3. scream

    scream Meyvn (1,102) Dec 6, 2014 Wisconsin
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    Welcome to the BA Forums and enjoy ! When you have the chance go to the Beer Talk Forum and the What Beer Are You Drinking Now thread to tell us what you are enjoying !!
     
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  4. PapaGoose03

    PapaGoose03 Poo-Bah (2,471) May 30, 2005 Michigan
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    Welcome to the BA site, CAPace09. When you figure out he beer/food pairing let me know. I've gone to a number of pairing at breweries and restaurants, and the only pairing that I've seen multiple times is for dessert -- anything chocolate paired with an imperial stout, frequently a barrel-aged stout. Although I've always likes the beers and food items individually, no pairings have ever seemed complimentary to me.

    There's a foodie thread currently on the first page of the Beer Talk forum that might help you https://www.beeradvocate.com/community/threads/we-need-a-foodie-to-pair-beers.622722/#post-6624100 Also a link to a search that I did of that forum when asking for any thread title that has the word 'food' in it:
    https://www.beeradvocate.com/commun...&t=post&o=date&g=1&c[title_only]=1&c[node]=39

    Enjoy your time on the site, but don't forget to study hard too.
     
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  5. Mark-Leggett

    Mark-Leggett Savant (938) Jul 30, 2014 Missouri
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    Hello and welcome to BA. OH..............IO!!!!
     
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  6. Squire

    Squire Poo-Bah (2,269) Jul 16, 2015 Mississippi
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    Hello CAPace, welcome to BA. There's much here to explore and participate as well so feel free to join the conversation.
     
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  7. Amendm

    Amendm Zealot (541) Jun 7, 2018 Rhode Island
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    Welcome to the board CAPace09. As far as pairings go-pair what you like with what you like.
    Have fun.
     
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  8. riptorn

    riptorn Initiate (161) Apr 26, 2018 North Carolina
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    HI there @CAPace09 and welcome to Beer Advocate.

    You can certainly find find folks (or articles) saying you should have beer style "A" with food "B", but it's much more personal than that. As an example, my hands-down favorite combo is a thick stout with a thick grilled steak. What about the poor soul who doesn't like stouts (gasp!), are they relegated to not enjoying their steak to the fullest? Nah, over time they'll find another combo that's just as good to them as the stout/steak is to me.

    So, pairing works when it works for you. Just pay attention to the bite and the sip, and why it is/isn't spot on for you......it's all about you and your buds, bud. :beers:
     
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  9. PatrickCT

    PatrickCT Poo-Bah (1,977) Feb 18, 2015 Connecticut
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    Welcome and Cheers from CT!
     
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  10. dcotom

    dcotom Poo-Bah (2,244) Aug 4, 2014 Iowa
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    Cheers, and welcome from a displaced south Columbus hillbilly!
     
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  11. zeff80

    zeff80 Poo-Bah (10,231) Feb 6, 2006 Missouri

    Cheers and welcome to BA!
     
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