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Old 12-14-2008, 07:28 PM   #1
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Anyone try it? I tried some at a Christmas party last night. I could not finish it.



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Old 12-14-2008, 08:05 PM   #2
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I have never been impressed with anything Shiner has released. The most notable beer being their black lager. The first time I had it I thought someone was playing a joke on me and put liquid smoke in my beer. I took a sip and that was it. All Shiner has going for them is being a brewery in a state with overinflated self pride as far as I am concerned.



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Old 12-14-2008, 08:36 PM   #3
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in a state with overinflated self pride as far as I am concerned.
Them's fightin words!!!

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Old 12-14-2008, 08:46 PM   #4
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Them's fightin words!!!

Just making an observation about the state I was born and raised in that's all. I just wish I lived closer to Austin, by far my favorite city in TX.
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Old 12-14-2008, 11:20 PM   #5
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Just making an observation about the state I was born and raised in that's all. I just wish I lived closer to Austin, by far my favorite city in TX.
I'm not from Austin, buy I moved here as fast as I could.

SWMBO is very happy here.
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Old 12-14-2008, 11:42 PM   #6
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Well I can personally vouch that Odessa is(was) a hell hole

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And the Cowboys suck

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Old 12-15-2008, 12:28 AM   #7
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Yes. The mother-in-law brought home a six-pack for me a couple of weeks ago. I was quite un-impressed. Note to Shiner - next time leave the peaches on the tree!

Just blech!

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Old 12-15-2008, 01:42 AM   #8
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Them's fightin words!!!

And THAT is why I'll never move from the Republic of Texas


Anyway, I kinda agree with the "Shiner's not so great" sentiment...I haven't had the Cheer but peaches and pecans in a hefeweizen as a Christmas beer? WTF?!?!
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Old 12-15-2008, 01:50 AM   #9
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And the Cowboys suck
We'll see after tonite! Giants are down at the half. 3-7
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Old 12-15-2008, 02:11 AM   #10
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Ok, I'll be the black sheep. I generally prefer Shiner when the choices are that or BMC. As far as the Holiday Cheer, I liked it. I enjoyed the peach notes and the pecan finish. Guess it's just me. Hell, I'm drinkin' one now.



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