What beer are you drinking now? #120

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by match1112, Feb 17, 2013.

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  1. match1112

    match1112 Initiate (0) Mar 2, 2011 Illinois

  2. Ozzie1111

    Ozzie1111 Initiate (0) Jan 26, 2013 New Jersey

    A little Nugget Nectar in the midst of our 3 day weekend. CHEERS!
  3. lucas1801

    lucas1801 Initiate (0) Apr 5, 2012 Massachusetts

    Shared with a friend His first Russian River
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  4. ObiWanKushnobi

    ObiWanKushnobi Initiate (0) Apr 4, 2011 Minnesota

    Starting off this Sunday night with this and it tastes like a German chocolate cake and coffee.

  5. ghostwalker

    ghostwalker Crusader (757) Sep 3, 2005 Massachusetts
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    Ardbeg, love it! My favorite Islay malt. Had one last night with a Dirty Bastard.
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  6. IcemanCometh

    IcemanCometh Aspirant (290) Sep 6, 2012 Massachusetts

  7. yemenmocha

    yemenmocha Poo-Bah (2,459) Jun 18, 2002 Arizona

    British Petroleum?

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  8. mecummins

    mecummins Initiate (0) Nov 16, 2012 Illinois

    So my boss made me buy a beer from his favorite brewery to use on my blog. I did because a) he's just tickled that we finally have something to talk about and b) because he pays me.

    I am SO glad that he doesn't actually read anything I write because this was the foulest thing I have every drank. Hands down.

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  9. kojevergas

    kojevergas Poo-Bah (6,643) Aug 15, 2010 New York
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    I like it, but I wanted it to be better.
  10. Wilb

    Wilb Initiate (0) Oct 18, 2011 Michigan

    Mixed a KRE and Michigan Mud 40/60 at Kuhnhenn a bit ago. It is awesome
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  11. Pando

    Pando Aspirant (206) Dec 5, 2011 Connecticut
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    Got this and a Founder's snifter from the wife for my birthday the other day but the Founder's glass had some weird shit I can't seem to get off of it
  12. LiquidDegenerate

    LiquidDegenerate Aspirant (225) Nov 22, 2011 Florida
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    Good stuff! Thanks to Zaphog for this.
  13. dsal89

    dsal89 Initiate (0) Jul 6, 2008 Indiana


    This is a perfect example of why trading is a beautiful thing.

    Cheers ladies and gentlemen!
  14. tigernipples

    tigernipples Initiate (195) Nov 21, 2009 New Jersey
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    Can't wait for the Double Trouble release. Similar smell and taste.
  15. jzeilinger

    jzeilinger Poo-Bah (4,137) Dec 4, 2004 Pennsylvania
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    Thanks - Greg, R.I.P. :( We have a bunch of his stuff on video/iTunes/DVD/(blah blah...media format)...my wife and I have watched them all multiple times over and still laugh as hard as the first time. He is missed by many and (IMO) ranks right up there as one of the best.
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  16. rpbuckeye

    rpbuckeye Disciple (309) Mar 29, 2011 Ohio

    His wife might
  17. 19etz55

    19etz55 Disciple (314) Aug 12, 2007 New Jersey

    It was good, Not great but enjoyable. Hop(e) you like it!
  18. gir02021

    gir02021 Initiate (0) Dec 5, 2012 Illinois

    Big Sky - Scape goat pale ale
  19. RichD

    RichD Champion (804) Mar 18, 2012 Rhode Island
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    This is quite the interesting brew.

  20. jzeilinger

    jzeilinger Poo-Bah (4,137) Dec 4, 2004 Pennsylvania
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    Yep, blame that cookie on my kids; anything with alot of sugar in it they hoard which isn't much different than their dad except it's in a can or bottle as opposed to a wrapper. (!!!) I was a little taken back in the beginning at how bold it is but as I get half way through everything starts to blend and the porter aspects starts to come through more, in the beginning it comes across more as a stout. It's definitely an interesting beer and I wish I had more than just this one can. Surprisingly, for 10%, the alcohol, though detectable in the beginning (just a little), overall is well hidden (which could be dangerous if you're not careful). It's definitely worth a try. :) I agree with Hanzo's comments from the other day, this Sixpoint ranks as one of my favorites from them as well.
  21. Circleo12

    Circleo12 Devotee (442) Nov 12, 2012 South Carolina
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    Last swig of the Bell's Sweet Potato Stout, while waiting on my wort to boil. It's gonna be a late night, gents and gals...
  22. atone315

    atone315 Savant (921) Oct 8, 2008 Wisconsin
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    I like hops in my B-wines, so I started with this deliciousness....


    ....and then I remembered I also like Beer in my Bourbon, so I poured this one-


    Finishing the night w/ a Big Eddy Baltic Porter, but cant get off the couch for a pic. It's good!

  23. fmccormi

    fmccormi Meyvn (1,267) Oct 24, 2010 New York
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    Definitely agree. I thought what was interesting about it was how un-stoutlike it really is. I didn't know what to expect and don't have much experience with Baltic Porters, but I figured a 10% ABV dark beer brewed with coffee and chocolate was probably going to be very stout-y. In some ways, it is, but in a lot of other ways it was very different—but still plenty tasty in its own right. Very interesting beer, and very tasty.

    But I still want to see Sixpoint put a proper imperial stout in a can . . . as well as a saison (lookin' at you, Harbinger).
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  24. MADhombrewer

    MADhombrewer Initiate (0) Jun 4, 2008 Oregon

    2012. This gets such a love/hate following. I will say that the first time I had it (2010) I loved it!! It turned me on to the Flanders/Ode Buin style. This batch, not so much. I feel this is a little thinner than I like. It could be my palate though.

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  25. Etan

    Etan Initiate (0) Jul 11, 2011 Wisconsin

    Sleepin' With Subby-Doo...er...I mean Sleepin' With Shaggy tonight.
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  26. Arbitrator

    Arbitrator Initiate (0) Nov 26, 2008 California

    After running on very little sleep or food for 5 days, I've decided to crack a growler of Alpine Bad Boy.


    Let's see what happens.
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  27. jzeilinger

    jzeilinger Poo-Bah (4,137) Dec 4, 2004 Pennsylvania
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    I wish I could give you a point of reference. :( I bought it at a place in Columbus, OH when traveling through coming back to PA. I checked Breckenridge's website and it looks like they don't have it available, unfortunately. If it's any help, it's the Small Batch 471 glass.
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  28. Pinche_Oso

    Pinche_Oso Initiate (0) Jun 25, 2012 California
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  29. RonfromJersey

    RonfromJersey Initiate (0) Jan 25, 2002 New Jersey

    Love the label!

    Big Godzilla fan as a kid.
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  30. Pando

    Pando Aspirant (206) Dec 5, 2011 Connecticut
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    SkeeterBoganski taking care of a big want for me. You're the man!

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  31. ObiWanKushnobi

    ObiWanKushnobi Initiate (0) Apr 4, 2011 Minnesota

    Sticking with Central Waters tonight.

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  32. Arbitrator

    Arbitrator Initiate (0) Nov 26, 2008 California

    Pint #2 of Bad Boy. The world is spinnging.

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  33. jaminjohnson

    jaminjohnson Initiate (189) Jul 3, 2012 Yukon (Canada)

    Pretty good bottled 4-7-10
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  34. ijaap

    ijaap Initiate (165) Jan 5, 2013 Washington
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    Bourbon Fred from the wood

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  35. draheim

    draheim Poo-Bah (2,400) Sep 18, 2010 Washington
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    I'll be cracking this in just a few. It's time to find out what the big deal is...

  36. Hugonaut13

    Hugonaut13 Zealot (556) Nov 29, 2012 Illinois
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    What's the link for the blog?
  37. Jaycase

    Jaycase Meyvn (1,023) Jan 13, 2007 Illinois
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    How is the BW? Was able to pick up a bottle but seems to be less of it out there than the PM.
  38. ciderguy

    ciderguy Initiate (0) Jul 15, 2006 Pennsylvania

    Alvinne - Eva
  39. Arbitrator

    Arbitrator Initiate (0) Nov 26, 2008 California

    My condolences.
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  40. draheim

    draheim Poo-Bah (2,400) Sep 18, 2010 Washington
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    I just started reading the Darkness vs Dark Lord thread. I might need to get something else on deck in case this doesn't work out.
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