What are you drinking on International Stout Day (Nov 6)?

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  1. Bitterbill

    Bitterbill Poo-Bah (7,525) Sep 14, 2002 Wyoming
    Society Trader

    Unbarelled Ivan The Terrible.
     
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  2. utopiajane

    utopiajane Initiate (0) Jun 11, 2013 New York

    Holy cow! That is the mother load! =)
     
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  3. Mizz

    Mizz Initiate (0) Jul 26, 2014 California

    HAHAHAHAHAAAA! I'm a chick and a vegan! That day's not for me at all!

    However, I'll certainly drink a stout today. I likely would have gone with something else, since it's still summer weather here in sunny LaLaLand, but in honor of stout day I think I'll go with this lovely:

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  4. beergoot

    beergoot Poo-Bah (6,620) Oct 11, 2010 Colorado
    Society Trader

    Well, I never knew...

    I have several options to choose from:
    • Velvet Merkin
    • Velvet Merlin
    • BCBC (2013)
    • Woodcut No. 7
    • Ska's MolĂ© Stout
    • Warlock
    • TEN FIDY
    • Dragon's Milk
    • And a few other stout odds and ends...
    But I believe I'll open a bomber from my favorite local brew pub, Phantom Canyon, and enjoy a Snowblind RIS...
     
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  5. AlphaBlue

    AlphaBlue Initiate (100) Sep 10, 2005 Georgia

    Prairie Bomb! Local growler store got small keg in this week. Was lucky to visit at right time....great stuff!
     
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  6. ceeg

    ceeg Initiate (0) Dec 16, 2010 New York

    It's a work night so my wife and i will have a couple Bell's Special Double Cream Stouts. Love that one!
     
  7. TonyJ815

    TonyJ815 Initiate (0) Apr 3, 2013 Florida

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    Cheers!
     
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  8. DelMontiac

    DelMontiac Initiate (0) Oct 22, 2010 Oklahoma

  9. osuskin

    osuskin Initiate (0) Sep 15, 2012 Indiana

    '14 Black Note
     
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  10. BeerMeInStl

    BeerMeInStl Aspirant (209) Jan 26, 2013 Missouri

    I decided to start with an IBB.

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  11. MistaRyte

    MistaRyte Zealot (573) Jan 14, 2008 Virginia
    Trader

    So the local Norfolk breweries have gone completely apesh!t today.

    Smartmouth has a barrel aged imperial stout today, Velvet Glove.

    O'Connor have a Peanut Butter Stout, a PB+J Stout (unsure how the J comes about), And a Mexican Coffee Stout.

    I got a growler of the Velvet Glove... but the Mexican coffee stout might deserve a try this weekend.
     
  12. OldeSchool

    OldeSchool Initiate (0) Sep 8, 2013 Florida

    So I took a trip Way Out West...
    and this followed me home.
    Shall I keep it?

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  13. mconn13

    mconn13 Initiate (0) Mar 19, 2013 Massachusetts

  14. cello

    cello Initiate (77) Oct 17, 2013 Pennsylvania

    considering I'm sick and can't taste much, Yuengling Premium. Cheap beer for me!! :slight_frown:
     
  15. Scarfer_Brad

    Scarfer_Brad Initiate (0) Mar 19, 2014 Florida

  16. Can_if_you_can

    Can_if_you_can Crusader (781) Mar 15, 2012 Minnesota

    cool didn't even know it was and oddly enough I just poured myself a glass of a brand new stout that I found today that I had never seen or heard of before called "bb stout" by Bull Falls Brewery out of Wausau WI. Its the first ever bourbon Oatmeal stout I've ever had. it's beer # 996 for me, getting close to the 1000 mark. I rated it only a 3 btw...not great but not bad.
     
  17. crazyfoMostout

    crazyfoMostout Initiate (0) May 16, 2013 Missouri

    FBS (of course) and Mothers Winter Grind.
     
  18. SINKTIPS_N_SUDS

    SINKTIPS_N_SUDS Initiate (0) Sep 9, 2014 Ohio

    Choklat. Just opened a bomber.
     
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  19. jwheeler87

    jwheeler87 Initiate (0) Oct 27, 2011 Massachusetts

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    Does this work? I don't know.
     
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  20. Phoneguy

    Phoneguy Initiate (0) May 17, 2014 Indiana

    Just finished my first SN Coffee Stout. Excellent! Now for a Samuel Smith Oatmeal Stout I've been saving for a special occasion(such as International Stout Day).
     
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  21. Jmitchell3

    Jmitchell3 Initiate (0) Apr 2, 2013 Arizona

    the 2013 boulevard was veeery nice.
     
  22. Tuck_leepulin

    Tuck_leepulin Zealot (573) Aug 1, 2014 Texas
    Trader

    Crown Valley Pumpkin Smash.
     
  23. iTunesUpdates

    iTunesUpdates Initiate (0) May 7, 2014 Florida

    FBS, Stone IRS and topping the night with Yeti!
     
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  24. VncentLIFE

    VncentLIFE Initiate (0) Feb 16, 2011 North Carolina

    Westbrook gose
     
  25. Jmitchell3

    Jmitchell3 Initiate (0) Apr 2, 2013 Arizona

    a 2013 and a 2014 Founders Breakfast Stout. I actually preferred the 2013. Gonna save my last 2 '14s for another year and see if they agree! Off to see Interstellar, bit@#&s! lol. Happy International Stout Day!!!
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  26. deford

    deford Initiate (0) Nov 11, 2013 California

    On deck....13 month old Ten Fidy....just as soon as I finish this BCBS....I like National Stout Day!!

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  27. NorCalMajoc

    NorCalMajoc Initiate (0) Jul 3, 2014 California

    Sierra Nevada Coffee Stout for me. It's a weekday so I'm taking it easy.
     
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  28. SteveB3014

    SteveB3014 Initiate (0) Nov 20, 2013 Pennsylvania

    '13 founders breakfast stout
    '13 narwhal
     
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  29. yemenmocha

    yemenmocha Initiate (0) Jun 18, 2002 Arizona

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    plus I had one Backwoods Bastard, simply because I just scored a pack
     
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  30. BH712

    BH712 Initiate (0) Jan 29, 2014 District of Columbia

    Goose Island The Muddy - pretty solid imp. stout, though you can't really taste the anise. Reminds me of Green Flash Double Stout (good thing).
     
  31. mmmbeerNY

    mmmbeerNY Devotee (447) Mar 5, 2014 New York

    Going to open my first Bell's Expedition Stout right now and eat some left over cake
     
  32. CarolinaKevin

    CarolinaKevin Initiate (0) Feb 28, 2010 North Carolina

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    Bible belt is righteous!
     
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  33. Genuine

    Genuine Devotee (443) May 7, 2009 Connecticut

    I have some NorthRiver Stout to drink up tonight along with a bottle or two of:

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  34. RichardMNixon

    RichardMNixon Initiate (0) Jun 24, 2012 Pennsylvania

    Had my first Courage RIS last night, tonight I'm on team FBS.
     
  35. PVMT

    PVMT Initiate (0) Aug 10, 2014 New York

    Drinking 2013 BCBS in anticipation of 2014 BCBS coming out in a few weeks.
     
  36. Dupage25

    Dupage25 Initiate (0) Jul 4, 2013 Antarctica

    Fubark Imperial Stout 2013, an oak-aged stout brewed with star anise. Not as wretched as when I drank it back in March or so...must have been the combination of hops and oak that threw me off. Still a bit too harsh to warrant a repeat purchase, as far as I'm concerned. A shame, really enjoyed their Chocolate Oatmeal Stout.


    Earlier I had Bourbon County Barleywine 2013, draft. It's aged in stout-bourbon barrels, so I figured it almost counts.
     
  37. GetTheYayo

    GetTheYayo Initiate (0) Aug 26, 2012 Pennsylvania
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    I feel like Thirsty Dog is a very underrated brewery.
     
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  38. FaradayUncaged

    FaradayUncaged Initiate (0) Oct 24, 2014 Michigan

  39. Bgonzo

    Bgonzo Initiate (0) Jul 27, 2014 Kansas

    Barrel Aged Old Rasputin XVI. Founders Breakfast Stout.
     
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  40. VashonGuy

    VashonGuy Meyvn (1,173) Mar 7, 2013 Washington
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    Started with an Old Raspy, which was excellent, of course. Finished with a 2012 DFH World Wide Stout, which was phenomenal.
     
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