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Old 03-16-2007, 12:40 PM   #11
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I had a 6 pack the other day. I like it.

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Old 03-16-2007, 01:06 PM   #12
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If you like the White winter ale try Blue Moon's White Belgian I like Sam's but I think Blue Moon's is much better.
I drink Blue Moon alot too. Good beer, hasen't dropped off that much since Coors took them over.
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Old 03-16-2007, 03:21 PM   #13
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I drink Blue Moon alot too. Good beer, hasen't dropped off that much since Coors took them over.
Didn't know Coors had bought them out. Too bad. That explains a lot.
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Old 03-16-2007, 03:30 PM   #14
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Still waiting to find the Longshot beers here in Hawaii. Looking forward to tasting them as well. Got lucky with the Black Lager as I went to a different conveinance store looking for some hefe and found it instead.
Brew Moon's beer give me a headache, I don't recall getting a headache from Sam Choy's or Gordon Birsch though. What about you?
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Old 03-16-2007, 03:41 PM   #15
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Second favorite Sam Adams to Honey Porter.

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Old 03-17-2007, 08:14 PM   #16
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Brew Moon's beer give me a headache, I don't recall getting a headache from Sam Choy's or Gordon Birsch though. What about you?

The only beer I've drank from the 3 is the GB, but not at the restaurant, just from the store. I like their hefe, and the Marzen is OK.
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Bought a Sam Adams Mix Pack yesterday. Has two each of the black lager, honey porter, brown ale,scotch ale,Boston lager, and Boston ale. Really dug the black lager, but it seems like a light porter. Seemed like it needed ... more. The scotch ale was OK, but I don't think I could drink many of them. The smoked peat malt they use is a little strong for my taste, but I could go for it in a strong sipping ale. Maybe something 8%ABV or better. Might give that a try this winter. I liked the brown ale better than Newcastle. At least it wasn't as boring. Can't wait for the Brown Ale Gods to smite me for that one! I think it's great for a commercial brewer to offer all these choices. Heck, they even give a sort of ingredients list on the label. I know that Bud does that " Choicest hops, barley and rice, etc", but this beer actually has flavor!



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