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    Friday Beer...

    It seems I have Paulaner Hefe-Weissen and Bellheimer Silber Pils and one Spaten Oktoberfest. Where should I start?



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    Re: Friday Beer...

    The Spaten sounds the best to me.



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    Re: Friday Beer...

    Quote Originally Posted by ianoconnor View Post
    The Spaten sounds the best to me.
    Spatens Oktoberfest didnt hit the spot for me the way that regular Spaten does. I've been looking forward to getting home tonight and cracking open a Two Women from New Glarus. I've thought about taking the 20 minute trip into Wisconsin to grab some more. After trying some of their other brews, their "flagship" beer, Spotted Cow, seems pretty small in the taste department. They really make some quality beers up there. Smoked Rye...ooooooh baby is it good.



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    Re: Friday Beer...

    ^ Try their Raspberry Tart. It's definitely different and more of a desert type beer, but it's a nice change of pace. I really enjoyed it.

    Raspberry Tart - New Glarus Brewing Company - New Glarus, WI - BeerAdvocate



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    Re: Friday Beer...

    I was never crazy about anything Spaten until I moved over here, same with the Paulaner. That said, my go to beer is the Bellheimer, second choice is Bitburger.



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    Re: Friday Beer...

    My favorite German beer is Ayinger Celebrator. Stuff is straight up delicious.



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    Re: Friday Beer...

    Probably some Old Milwaukee tonight. And by some, I mean way too much.


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    Re: Friday Beer...

    Now that they closed the WVU cheerleader thread...I will spend more time reading this one! I have a six of Modelo's at home...that will be first thing I go to when I get there!



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    Re: Friday Beer...

    It's 40oz Friday, o-l-e e-n-g-l-i-s-h 800, now I feel a whole lot better about myself.....



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    Re: Friday Beer...

    Quote Originally Posted by RustyClone View Post
    It seems I have Paulaner Hefe-Weissen and Bellheimer Silber Pils and one Spaten Oktoberfest. Where should I start?
    Had the Hefe-Weissen at Oktoberfest in DSM, really enjoyed it.



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    Re: Friday Beer...

    Surly just released a couple fresh batches of "Wet" and "Darkness" last week.

    Pretty expensive beer, but unbelievably tasty!





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    Re: Friday Beer...

    You got some Darkness?! Nice.



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    Re: Friday Beer...

    Quote Originally Posted by ianoconnor View Post
    You got some Darkness?! Nice.
    Not trying to rub it in......but......it's soooooo good! Roasty, a perfect amount of toffee sweetness, a hint of hops and super smooth. The 9.8% abv is just icing on the cake. ;)

    Kind of a random thought, but I think I would drink a lot more black coffee if it tasted exactly like Darkness.


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    Re: Friday Beer...

    Surly Wet Hop is the best beer I've ever drank in my life.

    I've got some Crooked Tree IPAs in the fridge that sound pretty tasty.


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    Re: Friday Beer...

    Quote Originally Posted by ianoconnor View Post
    My favorite German beer is Ayinger Celebrator. Stuff is straight up delicious.

    Heyyyoo! On tap at Mahoneys in CR!!! Served in its own glass! That stuff is awesome!



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