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Old 09-02-2010, 02:40 AM   #1
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I've heard that this is a fantastic beer so I picked up a bomber the other day. The beer I had tasted like bubble gum with a little bit of spice. I woke up in the middle of the night with one of the worst hangovers I've ever had--which stuck around all yesterday.

Did I get a spoiled beer or something?

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Old 09-03-2010, 03:22 PM   #2
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Just had this 2 nights ago.

I did not taste any bg flavors. Just straight spice cake. I was ok but more like a dessert beer.

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Old 09-09-2010, 06:16 PM   #3
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I had one Saturday, heard great things about it but wasn't a fan. I like more spicy pumpkin beers I guess, I kept getting a heavy nutmeg/pie crust flavor.

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Old 10-15-2010, 02:01 PM   #4
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i had one of these last night. ugh, waaaay too sweet. disgusting.
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Old 10-15-2010, 06:48 PM   #5
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My wife liked it, I wasn't a fan.
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Old 10-15-2010, 07:06 PM   #6
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Oct 2009
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had one a few weeks ago, it was good, pumpkin spice and graham cracker.

you had one bomber and had a bad hangover? something went wrong then.

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Old 10-15-2010, 07:11 PM   #7
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I have a bomber I'm saving for thanksgiving after all the reviews.
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