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The Official Beer Thread

Discussion in 'Social Life, Food & Drink, Travel' started by DNW, Jul 20, 2007.

  1. Aaron01

    Aaron01 Distinguished Member

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    Report back on the Mikkellar beer guys. They just started being distributed down here. Haven't had a chance to try their shit out yet.

    There's a couple different kinds available here, I have 3 of them: Rauch (Bacon) Beer Geek Breakfast, Beer Hop Breakfast, Beer Geek Breakfast Weasel. I'm on teh list for the BGB Bourbon
     


  2. PandArts

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    Stout & Stoggie on the patio celebrating the 12th anniversary of my 29th birthday!

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    The stout is my goto Old Rasputin.
     


  3. bdeuce22

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  4. Warren G.

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  5. Aaron01

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    Glad they is safe. Can't wait for my new babies to arrive [​IMG]
     


  6. Rambo

    Rambo Stylish Dinosaur

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    Want! My haul for last night: [​IMG] Very mediocre [​IMG] I got more blue than black in this years version. Ok for a glass but nothing that I'd stock at the house. [​IMG] Not bad. I preferred the MooHoo. The coffee and oatmeal in this sort of offset each other in a way.
     


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    Not my pics. These were both pretty decent out of a can. Really liked the brown. [​IMG] Always a favorite [​IMG]
     


  8. Aaron01

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    [​IMG] Carbonation on the higher side of medium, some light hops mixing with yeasts and some tart citrus. Quite enjoyable
     


  9. Aaron01

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    [​IMG] Rich mollasses, some charred woods, a little bourbon, slight vanilla bean (bean note is different than vanilla extract) midway through and some alcohol on the finish. Better stout than Ten Fidy, should kop some more (think I have 3 now though)
     


  10. texas_jack

    texas_jack Stylish Dinosaur

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    Had Brooklyn Summer today. Not what I was expecting at all. It's a grassy stereotypical english ale. Not bad but not good.
     


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    Very nice. Prefer to their other offerings

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  12. Rambo

    Rambo Stylish Dinosaur

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    Trying to get drunk. Not working. Stupid high alcohol tolerance! What I've had so far: [​IMG] Underwhelming. I really got no particular flavors out of this. [​IMG] Probably the best of the bunch tonight but nothing special. A middle of the road pale ale. http://www.benekeith.com/upload/web_...gif?1219240028 This was probably the best stout of the evening. Although, that really isn't saying much. [​IMG] I can't believe this gets such great ratings on BA. I thought this was mediocre at best. Really no specific flavor to speak of, just a really middle of the road beer.
     


  13. chronoaug

    chronoaug Boston Hipster (Dropkick Murphy)

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    BBC (Berkshire Brewing Company) from Massachusetts makes some solid beers are are really affordable. Usually $3.99 for a 22oz bottle. I usually pick one up whenever i get a 6pack of something at the whole foods by me because they're all pretty enjoyable. They make a Coffee Porter made with coffee from another local Massachusetts roasted Deans Beans which is nice.

    Definitely recommended to anyone in the northeast
     


  14. texas_jack

    texas_jack Stylish Dinosaur

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    Just had Gouden Carolus Easter. It's a dark Belgian strong ale. Quite good.
     


  15. Rambo

    Rambo Stylish Dinosaur

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    Just had Gouden Carolus Easter. It's a dark Belgian strong ale. Quite good.
    Have a bottle I'm going to crack open tomorrow night. I've heard good things so I'm looking forward to it.
     


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