What beer are you drinking now? #88

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by Providence, Jan 16, 2013.

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  1. Providence

    Providence Feb 24, 2010 Rhode Island

    Working from home today and heard a knock at the door. Fedex man dropped a box. I checked it and it was a delivery from my BA friend SammyJaxxxx. Inside was an array of awesome beers. As I loaded them into my fridge, with the full intention of going right back to work, I noticed that the bottles were all chilled (from the frosty weather in RI today). They weren't tremendously cold, but a good temp for a stout....say a stout like Terrapin Moo Hoo which was in the box...."Hmmmm," I thought.

    Alas, I caved.

    My first Moo Hoo and I love it. Thanks again Sammy Jaxxxx! This was a very generous gift and I very much appreciate it, you're a true BA!

    PS: I can't believe I am starting one of these threads, hooray day-drinking!
     
  2. SerialTicker

    SerialTicker Jun 18, 2012 Michigan

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    The best beer I have ever had, not even close.
    Looks awesome, smells unbelievable, and tastes like 90s Jennifer Aniston.
     
  3. Providence

    Providence Feb 24, 2010 Rhode Island


    I am glad to hear that, as I enjoyed that beer tremendously as well (and I have been seeing a lot of folks wizz on it for not being a face-punching-IPA).

    Cheers!
     
  4. SerialTicker

    SerialTicker Jun 18, 2012 Michigan

    It's really not at all like the label says, but I say WHO CARES to them. Takes it for what it is and not what it says it is.

    ...and it is a damn fine beer.
     
  5. dachshunddude86

    dachshunddude86 Dec 21, 2012 Florida

    It tastes like a 43 year old woman that was cast off by Brad Pitt?
     
  6. whendeathsleeps

    whendeathsleeps Nov 5, 2011 Indiana

    Looks like I'm not the only one.
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  7. SerialTicker

    SerialTicker Jun 18, 2012 Michigan

    1990s Jennifer Aniston.

    Also, the burps taste like a mouth full of tastifulness.
     
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  8. CoverMePorkins

    CoverMePorkins Sep 17, 2012 Delaware
    Beer Trader

    First time for this weissbier. It is an ok beer. Sort of thin and the clove and banana is there, but doesn't burst through like others.

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  9. pimpinmidget

    pimpinmidget Mar 20, 2012 North Carolina
    Beer Trader

    Having this with lunch

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  10. whendeathsleeps

    whendeathsleeps Nov 5, 2011 Indiana

    I want to keep burping it tastes so good, I would easily pay $18 right now for another 6 pack! This beer is stupid good.
     
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  11. Steimie

    Steimie Jan 7, 2012 Michigan

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    Lurking condiment, FTW.
     
  12. KevinGordon

    KevinGordon Dec 16, 2012 North Carolina

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    My first time trying this brewery. Its decent, pretty good.
    Its another week before we'll be getting Hopslam over here.
    CANT WAIT!
     
  13. whendeathsleeps

    whendeathsleeps Nov 5, 2011 Indiana

    The ketchup is back there thinking "He doesn't love me that much!"
     
  14. SammyJaxxxx

    SammyJaxxxx Feb 23, 2012 New Jersey
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    I couldn't hold out any longer. Drinking a Nugget Nectar thanks to the generousity of a great BA Gengle.
    Cheers to you Gengle!!!!!!
    Sorry No picture. There is too much going on here to start taking pics of beer.

    While I would love to be listening to Ron & Fez while I am enjoying this wonderful brew, I am stuck listening to a client rattle on an on about how the world is unfair.
     
  15. LeRose

    LeRose Nov 24, 2011 Massachusetts
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    I would be happy to help her get over it...

    On this crappy New England weather day, the plan is Celtics vs. Hornets and a L'il Sumpin' Sumpin' goin' on...but I have a GI Christmas Ale in the way of the milk carton...be a shame to have to drink both...to make space, you know.
     
  16. dachshunddude86

    dachshunddude86 Dec 21, 2012 Florida

    I hope you aren't a psychologist drinking during a session (although deep down I giggle at the thought)
     
  17. BB1313

    BB1313 Jul 16, 2009 Ohio

    I'm also drinking some Hopslam, it just hit shelves in my area. It's drinking great, like always. Best time of the year!
     
  18. SammyJaxxxx

    SammyJaxxxx Feb 23, 2012 New Jersey
    Subscriber Beer Trader

    Nope, Lawyer. And the client was on the phone.
     
  19. alelover

    alelover Aug 19, 2012 Michigan

    more fridge cleaning going on today. working on the rest of the reds ryes then going to try and finish off the torpedos.
    no picture because i left my phone in my girlfriends car.:mad:
    cheers!!
     
  20. SammyJaxxxx

    SammyJaxxxx Feb 23, 2012 New Jersey
    Subscriber Beer Trader

    I hope your wife doesn't try and call
     
  21. Brunite

    Brunite Sep 21, 2009 Illinois

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    With lunch...of course!
     
  22. Ndfan1323

    Ndfan1323 Jan 26, 2012 California

    First of the day!!
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  23. alelover

    alelover Aug 19, 2012 Michigan

    lol.. :eek:
     
  24. semibaked

    semibaked Mar 27, 2007 Kentucky

    Sweetwater LowRYEder IPA
     
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  25. dennis3951

    dennis3951 Mar 6, 2008 New Jersey
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    I'm doing a side by side, Brooklyn Black Chocolate Stout & Sierra Nevada Narwhal. 2 awesome brews,the same style but very different from each other. Hard to pick between the two. It's like picking between Jenniefer Lopez or Jenniefer Aniston for a date.
     
  26. Hotmetal1

    Hotmetal1 Feb 28, 2012 Mississippi
    Beer Trader

    Founders Breakfast Stout
     
  27. SammyJaxxxx

    SammyJaxxxx Feb 23, 2012 New Jersey
    Subscriber Beer Trader

    The problem with having "one" during the day, is that it is so hard to have just one.
    I had a second Nugget Nectar, a wake n bake and now a King Titus.
    Not a lot of work getting done here today.

    I have a nice mix of the Replacements playing on the computer.

     
  28. acevenom

    acevenom Oct 7, 2011 Louisiana

    It's another cold day with nasty weather (misty rain). This is the last of my Evil Twin brews that I picked up on sale. It was originally marked at $9.99, but I only paid $3.99. I need to go by stores when they're clearing stock more often. This is a good way to stock up on some beer that I normally wouldn't buy because of the price. For today, it's Christmas Eve at a New York City Hotel Room. What a solid imperial stout that is perfect for this day.
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  29. dawatts

    dawatts Dec 27, 2006 Massachusetts

    Ohhhh...splendiferuss
     
  30. Hotmetal1

    Hotmetal1 Feb 28, 2012 Mississippi
    Beer Trader

    Feelin' a little funky.
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  31. Steimie

    Steimie Jan 7, 2012 Michigan

  32. CurtFromHershey

    CurtFromHershey Oct 4, 2012 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

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    Heady topper directly from the can, right?

    But really, yuengling tallboys while I hang some curtains.
     
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  33. Giovannilucano

    Giovannilucano Feb 24, 2011 Wyoming

    Sierra Nevada Bigfoot sighting!
     
  34. powpig2002

    powpig2002 Jan 26, 2012 Florida

    topedo while waiting for the ruthless rye to chill. excited to say the least. 10.99 a six for jai alai etc. 12.99 for 12 torpedos, ruthless rye, thank you sierra nevada for helping us out. can i get an AMEN
     
  35. ThisWangsChung

    ThisWangsChung Oct 15, 2011 Maryland
    Beer Trader

    Starting today off with...

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    Just okay, really.
     
  36. llckeller03

    llckeller03 Jan 20, 2012 Illinois

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    Goose Island BCBS Baudoinia. Think of the standard BCBS with Cocoa Nibs added. Pretty good but wouldn't go bunkers over it.
     
  37. davesway10

    davesway10 Jan 23, 2010 Iowa
    Beer Trader

    I am not really into Rye beers. This one, however, is good. Damn good. I'll be picking up more of this.
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  38. Giovannilucano

    Giovannilucano Feb 24, 2011 Wyoming

    Never had many rye beers myself but I am curious if I should try the Sierra Nevada Ruthless...
     
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  39. dakkon54

    dakkon54 May 3, 2008 Ohio

    Gulden Draak. Now on to a Jolly Pumpkin Bambic
     
  40. whendeathsleeps

    whendeathsleeps Nov 5, 2011 Indiana

    It's good. Try it.
     
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