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Posted in thread: Berliner Weisse - not souring on 04-07-2011 at 05:54 AM
Posted in thread: Mike McDole's Longshot Winner Pliny Clone will NOT be brewed by Sam Adams on 11-19-2007 at 06:59 AM
This doesn't completely discount everything Sam Adams has done for homebrewers, so no, I don't
think a www.boycottsamadams.com is called for. This is still a really really disappointing
Posted in thread: Flying Dog Brewery LLC on 11-14-2007 at 07:18 AM
Hmmm, I don't find the alcohol hot at all in the Gonzo, but it is quite possible I have become
a bit immune to alcohol presence in beer.
Posted in thread: Clipper City on 11-12-2007 at 05:07 AM
The Loose Cannon could be my favorite IPA. Sad that I can't get it anymore now that I am in
Denver. Odell IPA is really good, Stone IPA is good, but honestly, give me the Loose Cannon
over either of t...
Posted in thread: Sam Adams Long Shot on 11-08-2007 at 05:51 PM
It isn't exactly the recipe that Vinnie has shared, McDole tweaked it for his own
tastes/process, so it is more of a Pliny-inspired beer than a straight forward clone. I am sure
Vinnie is quite happy ...
Posted in thread: Flying Dog Brewery LLC on 11-08-2007 at 05:48 PM
The Gonzo Imperial Porter is one of the best Imperial Stouts/Porters I have ever had. This
particularly surprised me since I am not that big a fan of most of their other beers, but this
one, MAN is it...
Posted in thread: It's a Great Pumpkin [Beer] Charlie Brown! on 10-05-2007 at 05:27 AM
Wouldn't a pumpkin filled with liquid rot over the course of 2 weeks?
Posted in thread: It's Gonna Be a Showdown: Imperial Pilsnerama on 10-03-2007 at 01:56 AM
It wasn't a dumper for me, but it wasn't as enjoyable as it could have been. It tasted like it
had a great pilsner on top, but underneath, it was just a straight cloying taste. I feel this
is a proble...
Posted in thread: Easy Funky Beer? on 10-02-2007 at 03:06 AM
Seems pretty risky to me. With a saison, I can see it being fine as long as you got good enough
attenuation (down to 1.008 or so) but in any beer above 1.010, I would be very concerned about
Posted in thread: It's Gonna Be a Showdown: Imperial Pilsnerama on 09-30-2007 at 06:06 PM
Actually, I am going to agree with the_bird. I had the Golden Era from DFH and found it way to
cloying to be enjoyable.