What beer are you drinking now? #384

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by BlueRogue, Nov 8, 2013.

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  1. UHCougar12

    UHCougar12 Disciple (383) Feb 21, 2011 Texas
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  2. RonfromJersey

    RonfromJersey Initiate (0) Jan 25, 2002 New Jersey

    Starting with Jack's Abby Jabby Brau. I didn't realize that it was stout day. Have to grab one later.
  3. tolar111

    tolar111 Disciple (391) Aug 17, 2008 New York

    Drinking SN Celebration


  4. fujindemon74

    fujindemon74 Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 Pennsylvania

    I heard it smells nice :wink:
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  5. Dicers

    Dicers Poo-Bah (1,741) Sep 2, 2012 Colorado
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  6. MarkF150

    MarkF150 Aspirant (270) Feb 9, 2009 Massachusetts
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  7. creal92

    creal92 Initiate (0) Feb 24, 2013 Kentucky

    Continuing with another great stout....

  8. Jas45678

    Jas45678 Defender (624) May 11, 2013 Michigan
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  9. Greywulfken

    Greywulfken Poo-Bah (3,771) Aug 25, 2010 New York
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    Something I look forward to every year (like so many Founders products, eh?)...
    Backwoods Bastard

  10. fujindemon74

    fujindemon74 Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 Pennsylvania

    Went to pick up my case of Backwoods Bastard today and somehow a case of BCS ended up in my trunk as well :grimacing:
  11. fujindemon74

    fujindemon74 Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 Pennsylvania

    What are the odds the Peruvian Morning is infected?
    Sounds like you'll be rolling those dice again this evening :wink:
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  12. RoamingGnome

    RoamingGnome Meyvn (1,030) Dec 26, 2010 Wisconsin

    Can't ignore the fact it's international stout day. Going with a 2012 Expedition. Cheers!
  13. BeerKangaroo

    BeerKangaroo Initiate (0) May 30, 2011 Alaska

    Can't argue with that, right? Consider yourself fortunate.
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  14. cjgator3

    cjgator3 Poo-Bah (2,914) Jan 19, 2006 Florida

    Drinking a Goose Island Sixth Day. Cheers!

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  15. pearljam118

    pearljam118 Aspirant (295) Jul 5, 2008 Pennsylvania

    Canned 10/22/13 and the perfect start to an unplanned weekend!
  16. zefarrett

    zefarrett Initiate (0) Oct 19, 2013 Maryland
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    My first ever brown shugga. May need to pick up a six pack of it.
  17. BeerMeInStl

    BeerMeInStl Aspirant (205) Jan 26, 2013 Missouri

    I picked up a 6 pack of this when in IL a couple of weeks ago and it's a great hoppy Pale Ale. I could drink this any day of the week, all year long. What a fantastic beer! Cheers!

  18. StubFaceJoe

    StubFaceJoe Initiate (0) Nov 24, 2011 Colorado


    And another one.

    Top 10 beers for me here. Delicious.
  19. BeerKangaroo

    BeerKangaroo Initiate (0) May 30, 2011 Alaska

    Thanx Lynn and I'll give a good hearty welcome to The Bruery to AK.
  20. Jaycase

    Jaycase Meyvn (1,164) Jan 13, 2007 Illinois
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    Good evening BAs! Starting off with this tonight. Cheers all!

  21. IndyDad

    IndyDad Defender (600) Jan 21, 2013 New York
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    My picture from earlier.
    Now onto this
  22. Act25

    Act25 Poo-Bah (1,855) Nov 8, 2010 New Jersey

    Taste off: Troegs Perpectual IPA wins by a mile over the milder, light weight, but refreshing HIPA - possiblye Magic Hat's best? As reviewed below...

    3.83/5 rDev +3.5%
    look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

    An under-rated Hop bomb. The best I have tasted out from under the Magic Hat.

    A: Pours a very hazed, very light apricot with a mid sized white head that paints a alot of lace. Well done.

    Smell: Hops! Fruity, grassy, perfume-y, and slightly doughy.

    Taste: Follows the smell. An original hop bomb. Biscuit and caramel (cinnamon roll) up front with a piney / grassy hop follow on... then the finish is a bit watery but enough bitterness and hop tingle to satisfy. Very hippy, flowery.

    Mouthfeel: Medium body with moderate carbonation, missing a bit of body in the finish. A bit mass feeling.

    Drinkability: A must try for Magic Hat. However, you wonder at all these seasonals, "IPAs on tour", as just a gimmick too far, but every now and then they almost get it right. This is an interesting refresher, hop bomb.
  23. fujindemon74

    fujindemon74 Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 Pennsylvania

    It is a tad thin.
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  24. hoppytobehere

    hoppytobehere Defender (681) Aug 10, 2012 District of Columbia
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    I bought a sixer of that last week, enjoyed it quite a bit for what it is. But considering both are $8.49/sixer, Odell wins everytime.
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  25. miwestcoaster

    miwestcoaster Crusader (787) Jan 19, 2013 Michigan

    After that last mistake, redemption with Odd Side Ales Black Citra. Cheers!
  26. PieOhMy

    PieOhMy Devotee (419) Feb 23, 2013 Minnesota

    Kicking off a three day weekend! No fuckin' around here.

  27. fmccormi

    fmccormi Meyvn (1,336) Oct 24, 2010 California
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    Damn, I almost opened a bottle of Boulevard Dark Truth Stout earlier but somehow spaced on International Stout Day. Whatever. I'll just pretend tomorrow is Stout Day :-)

    Anywhooooo, I had some Fullsteam Beasley's Honey White today at lunch with chicken and waffles at Beasley's in Raleigh. And that was seriously tits. Since then I've had a bottle of Hoponious Union with dinner, and now I'm killing last night's growler of Wicked Weed Hop Diva (which could be in my top-five beers of 2013—so good!)

    Saude, galera!
  28. rc51sport

    rc51sport Initiate (0) Feb 25, 2013 North Carolina

    Finishing a much needed DFH Burton Baton after driving home from DisneyWorld honeymoon.

  29. spicoli00

    spicoli00 Zealot (557) Jul 6, 2005 Indiana

  30. BottleCaps80

    BottleCaps80 Defender (606) Jan 12, 2013 Iowa
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    Dessert from a can. Glorious beer!

  31. kingofhop

    kingofhop Initiate (0) May 9, 2010 Oklahoma

    Ya know, I got a young boy that prefers Pepsi, but my oldest son shares Torpedo, Euro Pils, Chimay and Germans w/ me. My daughter likes reds. She is a young Irish lassie, after all. I wuz just thinkin'. I have always loved beer. It's no secret to my family. They will toast a cold one at my wake, for sure. Beer is the beverage of friendship. Good, good stuff.
  32. Kal

    Kal Initiate (0) Aug 10, 2012 United Kingdom (England)

    Your dogs are the best man
  33. Benish

    Benish Savant (982) Mar 13, 2013 Wisconsin
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    In the hotel room.
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  34. BlastBeats

    BlastBeats Aspirant (218) Mar 24, 2011 Illinois
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    Cigar City White Chocolate Double Cream Ale

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  35. pearljam118

    pearljam118 Aspirant (295) Jul 5, 2008 Pennsylvania

    You know the rake is a bad thing? It's the money the casino takes per hand to make money off of a game that doesn't involve the house. Amazing movie though
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  36. denver10

    denver10 Poo-Bah (2,319) Nov 17, 2010 New Mexico


    The most interesting thing about that Pop-Up Session is how it gets better as it warms, yet I only get to appreciate this by the end of a glass if lucky. As a session IPA, who drinks this stuff slowly enough to allow it warm up?
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  37. JuicesFlowing

    JuicesFlowing Poo-Bah (2,135) Jul 5, 2009 Kansas

    Left Hand Homefront IPA.
  38. Scrapss

    Scrapss Zealot (505) Nov 15, 2008 Pennsylvania

    Had my Anderson Valley Bourbon Barrel Aged Wild Turkey Stout. It was good, a little thin but very intense.

    Moving on to BORIS from Hopping Frog. Looks good, waiting for it to open up a little.
  39. Kal

    Kal Initiate (0) Aug 10, 2012 United Kingdom (England)

    They are lovin them bones
  40. Danmullens1

    Danmullens1 Defender (665) Mar 24, 2012 Wisconsin
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    I'm in.
    Getting on this bandwagon California style.
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