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Old 08-05-2012, 12:38 PM   #1
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Default altbier

So I googled altbier to find more information about that style and this was on google images....

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Old 08-05-2012, 01:15 PM   #2
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Ha.... I love Alt, but that is pretty funny. I use a very similar description when people ask me "if I have a recipe for Bud Light, or something similar."

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Old 08-05-2012, 09:36 PM   #3
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I LOVE it!!

This reminds me of the old "Busch" acronym:

B rewed
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Old 08-06-2012, 12:52 AM   #4
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Ha! That's pretty awesome!

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Old 08-06-2012, 01:05 AM   #5
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Must be that Cologne (Koln) - Dusseldorf rivalry. When I was in Dusseldorf, I asked the server for a Kolsch. He laughed and thought I was joking. Apparently it's tantamount to looking for a Mets cap in Yankee stadium.

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I'm concerned about how that horse is pissing like a shower head.

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That cartoon is the exact opposite of reality...

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That cartoon is the exact opposite of reality...
I agree, my thoughts exactly.
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I made one altbier. It smelled and tasted so bad it is the only beer that I seriously considered dumping. I gave it all to a friend that said he liked it. Blechh....

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I agree, my thoughts exactly.
Yes, I give a third to that. Everyone knows that beer comes out lighter in color than it went in...
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