Last Activity:09-15-2010 5:37 PM
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Posted in thread: Why is everyone not doing this? on 08-12-2010 at 01:34 AM
Like golf, for instance.When I try to convince people to brew, I always point out how favorably
it compares to golf. Cheaper, doesn't require an entire day away from the family, less
frustrating. . .
Posted in thread: Arguing about differences in taste on 08-12-2010 at 01:31 AM
I didn't enjoy Midas Touch. Not because of the sweetness, it tasted off to me in ways I can't
really explain. I do like discussing the merits of a beer, when I can get my head wrapped
around why I enj...
Posted in thread: Arguing about differences in taste on 08-11-2010 at 05:20 PM
Where those discussions devolve into a waste of time is when someone makes a definitive
declaration like:You see, I actually have had a lot of good conversations that start out that
Posted in thread: Arguing about differences in taste on 08-11-2010 at 05:15 PM
From another thread:This discussion is a classic example of a my taste / your taste issue. . .
Bottom line: If you don't like it, don't drink it. If you can afford it, and you like it, drink
all the D...
Posted in thread: Dogfish Head - Rare Brews? on 08-11-2010 at 04:10 PM
There is nothing gimmicky about a guy who is intensely passionate about beer, trying to
experiement and have fun with his passion.The relevant definition of gimmick is "a trick or
device used to attra...
Posted in thread: Dogfish Head - Rare Brews? on 08-10-2010 at 09:46 PM
I like most of DFH's stuff, despite the fact that people can be hard on them here. I think
Pangea is a really good beer, and have found it here in Boston for $12. I think its "season" is
Posted in thread: Sam Adams Octoberfest on the prowl on 08-08-2010 at 10:40 AM
I got a sampler 12 pack today (Sam A) that had their Oktoberfest and their Pumpkin ale in it.
:pWhoa! Sam Pumpkin? How is it?
Posted in thread: Sam Adams Octoberfest on the prowl on 08-07-2010 at 10:28 PM
Jeez, what is it? Is it that people like to drink beer to get ready for the next season rather
than drink it in appropriate season? Is it that having an Octoberfest gets people ready for
fall even whe...
Posted in thread: Pumpkin Beer Sighting on 08-06-2010 at 08:13 PM
I wonder if it just that its available ow and people can't get it all the time that makes it
exciting. I think ShipYard is really the bottom of the barrel when it comes to pumpkin beers,
perhaps with ...
Posted in thread: Pumpkin Beer Sighting on 08-06-2010 at 07:41 PM
I saw my first pumpkin beer of the year today--- Brooklyn's Post Road. Today is August 6, and
most of the country is experiencing a heat wave. Something to remember when there isn't a
pumpkin beer to ...