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Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by BJasny, Feb 3, 2013.

  1. jimmyr78

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    +1 on Polestar. Very solid, session-worthy pilsner. Boulevard's pilsner is equally good.

    Deschutes Red Chair Northwest Pale Ale is also very tasty and refreshing if you want a bit more bite but don't want a total hop bomb or high abv. This has been my go to session beer of the winter.

    A couple more ideas from the STL area: Urban Chestnut Zwickel, Schlafly Summer Lager (available in cans), Schlafly Kolsch, Perennial Peach Berlinner Weisse
     
  2. JLoPMac

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    Lagunitas Sucks for me.
     
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    Pale Ale is not a light style. A wit or hefeweizen should hit the spot.
     
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    Lagunitas Day Time
     
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    Most recently I had a few Bell's Oarsmans and a Sneak Attack Saison from 21st Amendment, both were very refreshing.
     
  6. HokiesandBeer

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    After a long day on the bike I'll often make myself a Radler. (Beer/lemonade) very refreshing and often speeds up the time it takes me to ease into a real beer.
     
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    DC Brau Pale Ale
     
  9. bnuno

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    Firestone Walker Pale 31, Lagunitas Day Time.
     
  10. craft_shannie

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    agree on the spotted cow. love, love, love new glarus.
    also - would recommend cigar city's white cracker. had some during the superbowl, and all i could think about is how good this beer would be in the summertime sun & heat.
     
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    Two Brothers Outlaw IPA, Zombie Dust, Victory Headwaters
     
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    Ballast Point - Wahoo Wheat. After working my ass off for 8 to 12 hours a day re-doing my roof, I swear that was the best and most refreshing beer I've ever had;)
     
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    Boulevard Tank 7 is amazingly poundable, the only problem is high ABV. If I want post-activity refreshment, I gotta go with Flying Dog Tire Bite, New Albion Ale, or SN Kellerweiss.
     
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    Troegs hopback amber.
     
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    weihenstephaner hefe
    stiegl pils
    mirror pond ale
     
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    Zombie Dust for me! :)
     
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    Saison Dupont or perhaps Lagunitas Czech Pilsener.
     
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    Also Daisy Cutter from Half Acre
     
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    Alpine Nelson of course if you just worked out a protein shake is better for you
     
  21. BJasny

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    Haha well technically I mean a few hours after I work out; hours after I've had a post-workout protein shake.
     
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