Your beer and food match made in beer heaven?

Discussion in 'Beer & Food' started by 19etz55, Mar 12, 2018 at 1:06 AM.

  1. 19etz55

    19etz55 Disciple (323) Aug 12, 2007 New Jersey

    Mine is a bit strange, but here goes.
    Just had some soft black licorice
    paired with a Great Lakes Blackout
    Imperial Stout. Killer!

  2. drtth

    drtth Poo-Bah (3,332) Nov 25, 2007 Pennsylvania

    I have more than one.

    To name two.

    1) Dogfish Head Indian Brown Ale with well done grilled burgers.

    2) A nice Oktoberfest with meat lovers Pizza.
  3. 19etz55

    19etz55 Disciple (323) Aug 12, 2007 New Jersey

    Sounds great!
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  4. Wiffler27

    Wiffler27 Meyvn (1,186) Aug 16, 2009 New Jersey
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    crisp bitter IPA with a good burger

    crisp Pils with a hot dog or sausage sandwich, especially at a baseball game

    creamy NE style IPA with good boneless buffalo wings
  5. TheIPAHunter

    TheIPAHunter Meyvn (1,437) Aug 12, 2007 Pennsylvania
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    As @Wiffler27 already stated, cloudy IPA and wings are phenom. I also like my IPA with an authentic Philly cheesesteak. They tend to taste better on fight night. Cheers.
  6. lic217

    lic217 Champion (878) Aug 10, 2010 Connecticut
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    Saison Dupont with Mushroom risotto.

    Honorable mention:
    Entire Butt Porter with Butternut squash soup (with toasted sunflower seeds and toasted bread)
    Founder's imperial stout with Cheesecake
    Sucaba and Blue Cheese
    BBQ Ribs with Smuttynose Porter
    SNPA with Tacos of any kind
  7. Harrison8

    Harrison8 Poo-Bah (1,934) Dec 6, 2015 Missouri
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    Wicked hot (but tasty) bone-in wings (i.e. Grinder's Near Death or Death Nectar) balanced with Tank 7, or Sierra Nevada Pale Ale.
  8. Urk1127

    Urk1127 Meyvn (1,330) Jul 2, 2014 New Jersey
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    White Pizza and literally any beer style.
  9. TrojanRB

    TrojanRB Meyvn (1,121) Jul 27, 2013 California
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    Anchor Liberty Ale with Dungeness crab and crusty sourdough bread
  10. NeroFiddled

    NeroFiddled Poo-Bah (9,207) Jul 8, 2002 Pennsylvania
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    A proper pint of George Wright's "Mark's Mild" via cask and handpump (does it come any other way?) and traditional, nicely crisped, plump and juicy fish & chips done the right way. If I can't get the Mark's Mild I'll still keep the fish & chips but sub in either Sharp's "Doombar" or Timothy Taylor's "Landlord". There's nothing like a proper pint coupled with proper fish & chips in my book!
  11. 19etz55

    19etz55 Disciple (323) Aug 12, 2007 New Jersey

    Nice combo!
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  12. Bitterbill

    Bitterbill Poo-Bah (5,635) Sep 14, 2002 Wyoming
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    Spicy curry, Thai or Indian, with a simple Lager.
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  13. bbtkd

    bbtkd Poo-Bah (1,840) Sep 20, 2015 South Dakota
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  14. Prep8611

    Prep8611 Aspirant (234) Aug 22, 2014 New Jersey

    Pizza or pretzels and a pilsner.
  15. InfiniteJester23

    InfiniteJester23 Initiate (151) Apr 26, 2017 California
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    A true gueuze with mussels and fries. Having this combo at Au Trappiste in Paris is the moment I got really into beer for the first time.
  16. EvilMidnightBomber

    EvilMidnightBomber Initiate (182) Feb 12, 2015 Wisconsin
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    Bangers and mash with a double oatmeal stout.
  17. Lahey

    Lahey Aspirant (243) Nov 12, 2016 Michigan

    Any imperial stout and good home made fudge. Take a bite, drink with it. Rich chocolatey heaven.
  18. PorterPro125

    PorterPro125 Champion (892) Jan 19, 2013 New Brunswick (Canada)

    A hearty Porter with a hearty beef stew is a recent favourite of mine.

    Absolute favourite pairing of mine? A Crisp, clean IPA with a smashed burger (with the works).
  19. WesMantooth

    WesMantooth Poo-Bah (2,306) Jan 8, 2014 Ohio
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    I hate black licorice, but those would really work well together
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  20. WesMantooth

    WesMantooth Poo-Bah (2,306) Jan 8, 2014 Ohio
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    Weihenstephaner and a bratwurst. It’s in my blood.
  21. WesMantooth

    WesMantooth Poo-Bah (2,306) Jan 8, 2014 Ohio
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    A few pairings came to mind
    FBS and snickerdoodles.
    Reeses pieces and Guinness
    Cream ale and Golden Oreos.
    Edmund Fitzgerald and coffee cake (now I really want some)
    Lots of good beer floats I have concocted. A couple favorites are Stone Xocoveza with Jeni’s Xocareza, Youngs Chocolate Stout and vanilla, and a brown ale with bourbon pecan ice cream.
    #21 WesMantooth, Mar 12, 2018 at 3:26 AM
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  22. hopfenunmaltz

    hopfenunmaltz Meyvn (1,337) Jun 8, 2005 Michigan

    Schäufele mit Kloß and a half liter of Rauchbieir.

    That’s Roasted pork shoulder and potato dumpling with a smoked beer.
  23. Squire

    Squire Poo-Bah (1,772) Jul 16, 2015 Mississippi
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    Bacon cheeseburger and a good lager, with fries.
  24. BeerPugz

    BeerPugz Initiate (162) Dec 4, 2016 Wisconsin

    BCBS and smoked meats from a meat market. And not the mass produced junk found in a grocery store.
  25. RaulMondesi

    RaulMondesi Meyvn (1,319) Dec 11, 2006 California
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    At Dodger Stadium with a Dodger dog, any cheap ass lager!
  26. TrojanRB

    TrojanRB Meyvn (1,121) Jul 27, 2013 California
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    Gotta be grilled though...not the steamed ones.

    Novice fans don’t realize different kiosks sell different types...
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  27. RaulMondesi

    RaulMondesi Meyvn (1,319) Dec 11, 2006 California
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    Excuse my naivety - grilled for sure.
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  28. cg123

    cg123 Initiate (140) Feb 27, 2012 Ohio

    Great Lakes Eliot Ness and a soft pretzel with Bergman Ballpark Mustard. Nothing better.
  29. matcris

    matcris Savant (938) Sep 17, 2015 Arizona

    Gotta go local, here: 1) The coffee braised shredded beef tacos at Taco Guild in Phoenix, with Wren House Jomax Coffee Oatmeal Stout. Cool restaurant in an old church, with a great staff.

    2) Pizza Bianco's Wiseguy pizza which has wood-roasted onion, House (seriously-smoked) mozzarella, and fennel sausage. Had a Funkwerks saison with this, and the flavor combo was amazing.
    #29 matcris, Mar 12, 2018 at 6:18 AM
    Last edited: Mar 12, 2018 at 6:25 AM
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  30. rudiecantfail

    rudiecantfail Aspirant (233) Aug 9, 2011 Pennsylvania

    Thai with a cold Singha beer.
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  31. Vason

    Vason Initiate (163) Feb 19, 2008 Ohio

    Fresh Brown Shugga with a Milano pizza from Pizza BOGO. Super intense in many directions for both.

    6 month+ aged Brown Shugga with a reverse seared, 1 inch thick Delmonico steak, cooked rare. With aging, the Shugga becomes less intensely hoppy, and takes on a more complex, caramelly flavor, which (when taken in small sips!) compliments the Maillard flavors of the steak.

    Okocim Pilsner with the blood, sweat, and tears of an 8-hour outdoor construction project in the summer. I have never had a beer taste so damn good before or since.
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  32. BalancingBrooms

    BalancingBrooms Disciple (355) Aug 22, 2013 Louisiana

    Rye IPAs with Carolina Style BBQ
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  33. BeastOfTheNortheast

    BeastOfTheNortheast Initiate (169) Dec 26, 2009 Pennsylvania

    Tröegs Nitro Nugget and their crispy chicken sandwich (before they switched the menu). Came with fries too that are so good.
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  34. bl00

    bl00 Aspirant (267) May 13, 2013 Pennsylvania
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    I love a nice American pale ale with Indian style curries.
    Gose with fresh fruit can be tasty too.
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