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In Bruges

July 11th, 2008 · Comments Off

If you haven’t seen In Bruges yet and like funny-hitmen-running-around-killing-people type movies, then make sure you rent it. It does have a beer angle but not much. There is one funny beer conversation that goes something like this: Ray: Can’t we just get a beer already? Ken: They have over 300 types of beer. Ray: […]

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Thirsty Hopster throws an IPA Tasting Party

July 7th, 2008 · 2 Comments

JJ, The Thirsty Hopster, threw a great IPA tasting last week. Here is her wrap up. Instead of going through everything that JJ already goes through (great wrap up – make sure to check it out) – I will just add a few things: Number of IPA tasting intro videos recorded by Joe: 1 (Either […]

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Session #17: Drinking anti-seasonally

July 4th, 2008 · Comments Off

“The coldest winter I ever spent was summer in San Francisco.” (not said by Mark Twain) And so we have Joe’s-anti-seasonal-bacon-egg-cheese-stout breakfast: (Either JavaScript is not active or you are using an old version of Adobe Flash Player. Please install the newest Flash Player.) Allagash Black at Ratebeer Thanks for hosting Rob!

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Still thinking about Schooner’s

July 1st, 2008 · 1 Comment

Before I jump in to describing all the fun that was had at the latest installment of Bruce Paton’s beer dinners, I just want to direct all your attention to this picture: I can’t stop thinking about this barleywine, 2006 Old Diablo Barleywine from Schooner’s Brewery. It is up there as one of the best […]

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A Deschutes Good Time

June 26th, 2008 · Comments Off

Last Friday two events came together very nicely. At work we decided to finally throw a BBQ. We all cooked a bunch of food and got two grills going. So with food all figured out and the weather cooperating, the big question was what are we going to drink. Enter in my coworker Peter. He […]

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