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Re: What're you drinking right now?

Postby BeerIsGood » Sat Jan 12, 2019 2:10 pm

Cascade Brewing Manhattan NW. A little pricy at over $21 per 750ml bottle but worth the experience. A quad/ blond blend aged in bourbon barrels with cherry and apricot. Exceptionally sour.
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Re: What're you drinking right now?

Postby Belgian » Sat Jan 12, 2019 6:17 pm

BeerIsGood wrote:Cascade Brewing Manhattan NW. A little pricy at over $21 per 750ml bottle but worth the experience. A quad/ blond blend aged in bourbon barrels with cherry and apricot. Exceptionally sour.


Yeah, those are discounted prices for the Apricot and Manhattan, so enjoy that!!

A lot of us paid 6-7 bucks more for these. I actually think the Sang Du Chene was the best of the three so far...
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What're you God or something right now?

Postby Belgian » Sat Jan 12, 2019 6:25 pm

* NEW *
Godspeed Irori Peated Scotch Lager (yes, like a Scotch Ale only its not.) Smoky and sticky.

Godspeed Oberkassel Altbier - even better than last year's, with fruity depth and black tea notes venturing into classic British Ale territory.

* NEW *
Godspeed Gokuresama Kölsch Style Ale - absolutely brilliant iteration of the style, should embarrass the German versions.

All good stuff currently available at the brew pub store.
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Re: What're you drinking right now?

Postby BeerIsGood » Sat Jan 12, 2019 6:59 pm

Belgian wrote:
BeerIsGood wrote:Cascade Brewing Manhattan NW. A little pricy at over $21 per 750ml bottle but worth the experience. A quad/ blond blend aged in bourbon barrels with cherry and apricot. Exceptionally sour.


Yeah, those are discounted prices for the Apricot and Manhattan, so enjoy that!!

A lot of us paid 6-7 bucks more for these. I actually think the Sang Du Chene was the best of the three so far...


All good things to those who wait...or some such. My local also has the Apricot, which I will pick up for football tomorrow.
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Re: What're you drinking right now?

Postby sofakingdrunk » Sat Jan 12, 2019 7:02 pm

CA radio the mothership-a big bastard, but damn it’s good. First time I’ve had it in 2 years....not sure if it’s changed or if this batch is just tasting especially tasty. Almost a month old, but still tasting super fresh.

On tap next: Barncat’s Blueberry Double Juice iipa. :lol:
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Re: What're you God or something right now?

Postby sofakingdrunk » Sat Jan 12, 2019 7:02 pm

Belgian wrote:* NEW *
Godspeed Irori Peated Scotch Lager (yes, like a Scotch Ale only its not.) Smoky and sticky.

Godspeed Oberkassel Altbier - even better than last year's, with fruity depth and black tea notes venturing into classic British Ale territory.

* NEW *
Godspeed Gokuresama Kölsch Style Ale - absolutely brilliant iteration of the style, should embarrass the German versions.

All good stuff currently available at the brew pub store.



Wow, these all sound absolutely incredible. *jealous*
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Re: What're you drinking right now?

Postby Cadbury102 » Sun Jan 13, 2019 8:26 am

sofakingdrunk wrote:CA radio the mothership-a big bastard, but damn it’s good. First time I’ve had it in 2 years....not sure if it’s changed or if this batch is just tasting especially tasty. Almost a month old, but still tasting super fresh.

On tap next: Barncat’s Blueberry Double Juice iipa. :lol:


I wanted to get out to Barncat to try thus but was unable. How was it?
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Re: What're you drinking right now?

Postby sofakingdrunk » Sun Jan 13, 2019 1:12 pm

Cadbury102 wrote:
sofakingdrunk wrote:CA radio the mothership-a big bastard, but damn it’s good. First time I’ve had it in 2 years....not sure if it’s changed or if this batch is just tasting especially tasty. Almost a month old, but still tasting super fresh.

On tap next: Barncat’s Blueberry Double Juice iipa. :lol:


I wanted to get out to Barncat to try thus but was unable. How was it?



Really good.....typical Barncat ipa creamy mouthfeel, juicy juicy hops, and blueberry pie(without the sweetness)
I’d imagine it’ll still be available next weekend.
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Doppeling right now?

Postby Belgian » Sun Jan 13, 2019 6:32 pm

Höss Doppel-Hirsch Doppelbock
Haandbukk Doppelbock

Each quite different & great in its own way. Both quite dark-malty ('rich' is a good word for it) and each uses its own tricks in an attempt to balance out all that bready maltose.

My favorites likely remain Weltenburger Asam-Bock and Andechser Doppelbock Dunkel. Honorables to Weihenstephaner Korbinian and Ayinger Celbrator.
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Re: What're you drinking right now?

Postby cratez » Mon Jan 14, 2019 10:19 am

January 3 to 10:
Nothing (my version of Slightly Dry January)

Over the weekend:

At The Monk's Kettle:
Collective Arts Herr Pils The IV (draft)
Henderson Brewing Henderson's Best (draft)
Muskoka Twice As Mad IIPA (draft)

At home:
Bellwoods Foeder Fermented Grisette
Indie Alehouse Don't Call It A Comeback
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