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What beer are you drinking now? #64

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by lovindahops, Dec 23, 2012.

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  1. jonnyb79

    jonnyb79 Initiate (0) Sep 29, 2012 Pennsylvania
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    Dogfish Head Pangaea, 2011
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  2. dachshunddude86

    dachshunddude86 Initiate (0) Dec 21, 2012 Florida

  3. litheum94

    litheum94 Initiate (0) Dec 29, 2008 California

    Yes it has! Hit my area last week.
  4. danmcg62

    danmcg62 Initiate (0) Jan 24, 2006 Massachusetts

    Had Troegs Perpetual IPA for the first time. A real nice, flavorful, drinkable IPA. Would definitely have it again. Only had two. Gotta rest myself for the debauchery that is my in-laws Italian Xmas eve extravaganza.
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  5. jds8411

    jds8411 Initiate (0) Oct 12, 2008 California

    Bottle number three of Anderson Valley Winter Solstice. I have one more in the fridge and then it's on to a St. Bernardus Abt 12 to end the night :slight_smile:
  6. SanFranJake

    SanFranJake Initiate (0) Nov 2, 2012 California
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    't Smisje Great Reserva - Brouwerij Smisje
    An odd Russian imperial stout (as per the bottle) or is it a Belgian strong dark ale (as per BA)?
    Whatever it is, it's aged in cognac barrels. It's not black, like a RIS, so I dunno what the hell it is.
    It was something I had never seen, sounded interesting...let's see what it's like when it warms up.
  7. denver10

    denver10 Poo-Bah (2,192) Nov 17, 2010 New Mexico

    Awesome...I am on the lookout for this.
  8. WYVYRN527

    WYVYRN527 Initiate (0) Jan 8, 2007 Minnesota

    Had this twice before. Awesome, but nowhere near Rochefort 10. Not worth the price. I have a glass and a bottle to spare...
  9. SDG1070

    SDG1070 Initiate (0) Jul 13, 2012 Ohio

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  10. fujindemon74

    fujindemon74 Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 Pennsylvania

    The night evolves...into a candied sugar, citrus, malt bomb.
    Loving it. Not quite as good as CCB Warmer Winter Winter Warmer, but way easier to get near me. (Though I did totally ground score a 2011 CCB Warmer Winter Winter Warmer last night.)


  11. davey101

    davey101 Meyvn (1,080) Apr 14, 2009 Connecticut
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    Damn this beer is perdy! :grimacing:

    and a two'fer on the tunage since it took me a while to update my review and some goodies came on my shuffle

  12. superspak

    superspak Poo-Bah (9,070) May 5, 2010 Michigan
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    I got these for tonight:



  13. Rzzzzz

    Rzzzzz Devotee (424) Nov 10, 2007 California

    Found an old dusty Yulesmith burried in the stash. Can't find a date on this but it must have at least two or three years on it. Hops have faded and what remains is basically a barleywine, which is just fine by me on this cold, wet evening.
    photo credit: Doug Yule

    49ers getting beat up. I guess Pete Carroll's going to notch one against his nemesis tonight.
  14. Mealhouse

    Mealhouse Aspirant (296) Feb 19, 2012 Minnesota
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    This is all I want for Xmas...
  15. Zach136

    Zach136 Meyvn (1,453) Jun 17, 2012 Georgia

    I'm a fan. Kind of subdued for a DIPA, but very good.

    Much better than the garbage MTV is currently exporting from the state.
  16. Profchaos20

    Profchaos20 Initiate (0) Jan 19, 2012 Pennsylvania

    Kicking off my Sunday night with a Schlafly - Winter ESB......pretty tasty
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  17. sukwonee

    sukwonee Crusader (740) Dec 13, 2011 Washington
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    I didn't like their regular Wee Heavy and I certainly am not enjoying the bourbon aged version of it.

    I am done with Hale's Ales beers
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  18. litheum94

    litheum94 Initiate (0) Dec 29, 2008 California

    Glad you said that. Bought a bottle of Rochefort 10 for Xmas night. Needed something to drink after dealing with stupid family, and I've always wanted to try that beer.
  19. pschul4

    pschul4 Zealot (562) Jan 7, 2011 Illinois
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    Taking a barleywine off. Super razzleberry
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  20. Brewsky29

    Brewsky29 Initiate (0) Oct 29, 2011 Pennsylvania

    Back to one of my favorites!!
    and some dead soldiers in the background!!
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  21. stealth

    stealth Defender (607) Dec 16, 2011 Minnesota
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    starting to really enjoy these farmhouse ales...
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  22. Kmccabe33

    Kmccabe33 Aspirant (213) Nov 4, 2011 Georgia
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    Damn...this is a really really solid brew.
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  23. fujindemon74

    fujindemon74 Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 Pennsylvania

    You're doing it right.
  24. SaintBenedict

    SaintBenedict Initiate (168) Nov 10, 2009 Pennsylvania

    Mikkeller Double Eye PA. Considering the immense size, it actually holds together pretty well.
  25. davey101

    davey101 Meyvn (1,080) Apr 14, 2009 Connecticut
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    woah! Didn't know FF saw 375's at one point! Cool!
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  26. JustXBeer

    JustXBeer Initiate (0) Nov 29, 2012 California
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  27. creepinjeeper

    creepinjeeper Champion (840) Nov 8, 2012 Missouri
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    Time to finally start on these . . .


    Think I'll be working my way left to right. Saved the Old Fezziwig Ale to begin my Christmas Eve.


    GI Christmas Ale might be next. Any suggestions?
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  28. fujindemon74

    fujindemon74 Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 Pennsylvania

    Go straight at He'Brew Sweet 16.
    I would.
  29. teamwiggum

    teamwiggum Champion (850) Nov 30, 2008 Wisconsin
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    You guys have me looking forward to the bottle of Perpetual I have!
  30. shamrock1343

    shamrock1343 Initiate (0) Jan 4, 2010 New Jersey

    Dark Horse Perk Coffee Doppelbock
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  31. Genuine

    Genuine Devotee (463) May 7, 2009 Connecticut

    Went to stock up for Christmas and finally found this:


    One of my all-time Favorites!
  32. bifrost17

    bifrost17 Initiate (0) Dec 16, 2011 Washington

    My girlfriends sister got me this as an early Christmas present (one of my all time favorites, so damn good)

    so I'm drinking it now to celebrate the inevitable Seahawks win

    Daisy is also stoked on the Seahawks win.

  33. cosmicevan

    cosmicevan Poo-Bah (3,259) Dec 13, 2009 New York
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    my buddy from CO is in town and stopped by so we had a few heady toppers (thanks franklinn!) and a cherry adam from the wood (AMAZING)...now relaxing with Bourbon Big Sound (thanks brewbetter!)

  34. lucas1801

    lucas1801 Initiate (0) Apr 5, 2012 Massachusetts

    Santa is looking a little tipsy, hopefully he isn't too hungover to make his rounds tomorrow night.
  35. hogansct

    hogansct Initiate (0) Jan 7, 2011 Rhode Island

    Founder's Imperial Stout
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  36. Hopdaemon39

    Hopdaemon39 Initiate (0) Dec 27, 2011 New York

    Started this afternoon with stone 12/12/12 vertical epic, then this evening started with hibernation ale and now drinking 12 dogs of Christmas with some pumpoint bread- best winter warmer I know of
  37. lucas1801

    lucas1801 Initiate (0) Apr 5, 2012 Massachusetts

    Age the spare it is better with a year or two on it anyways. Or you could just send it to me:wink:
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  38. snaotheus

    snaotheus Poo-Bah (2,365) Oct 6, 2008 Washington

    I'm drinking Oak Aged Yeti Imperial Stout, and I'm playing with the Seeeduino Mega my brother gave me for Christmas. Now that I've figured out how to load a program, it's blinking out SOS while I try and figure out how to refer to various input and output lines, and set up interrupts. These are the first steps in getting back into a hobby that I've been neglecting for 10 years.

    What activities or projects are you working on while drinking beer?
  39. montrealbcr89

    montrealbcr89 Initiate (0) Oct 31, 2011 Quebec (Canada)

    Love the glass. I really dig mini pint glasses. Gonna have to grab me one when they come back in stock!
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  40. pschul4

    pschul4 Zealot (562) Jan 7, 2011 Illinois
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    Back to our barleywine night . Dont sleep on PW this is great
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