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Old 12-11-2012, 04:03 AM   #17701
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I've been wanting to try the Bourbon County. I had no idea it was 15%. I bought a 4 pack of Samichlaus today and that's 14%. Looking to get into that tomorrow night.
I didn't either, I looked at the label before grabbing it and figured that'd be better for the weekend.... then I went for the 10.5% GD, go figure.
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can i drink this? I mean. Im gunna. But is it fine?
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it's not a barley wine. it's an ale.
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Old 12-11-2012, 04:12 AM   #17702
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Old 12-11-2012, 04:17 AM   #17703
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Almost grabbed a Torpedo to wash down that Draak.

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Old 12-11-2012, 04:19 AM   #17704
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Old 12-11-2012, 04:20 AM   #17705
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I didn't either, I looked at the label before grabbing it and figured that'd be better for the weekend.... then I went for the 10.5% GD, go figure.
After about 10% it doesn't really matter, or so I've found. >10% = tipsy if you drink one, drunk if you drink two and schwasted if you drink 3 or more.

I'm really hoping this Samichlaus is good. I haven't heard anything non-biased about, but the label makes it sounds super awesome. We'll find out tomorrow I guess.
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Old 12-11-2012, 04:34 AM   #17706
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I'm gonna finish watching this travesty of a game with this 8% bad boy. Never had it, never even heard of it before I bought it, but here's to hoping it's good.
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Old 12-11-2012, 04:39 AM   #17707
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My eggnog stout....Sinister Little Midget. A milk stout with cinnamon, vanilla, aged on rum aged French oak.
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Old 12-11-2012, 05:24 AM   #17708
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After about 10% it doesn't really matter, or so I've found. >10% = tipsy if you drink one, drunk if you drink two and schwasted if you drink 3 or more.

I'm really hoping this Samichlaus is good. I haven't heard anything non-biased about, but the label makes it sounds super awesome. We'll find out tomorrow I guess.
Pretty much sums it up. I can do one high grav. a night and be good, two is a sure buzz, three and I wake up in my recliner at 3 am wondering why all the lights are still on. It's funny, beer under 7% I can drink all night with only a buzz to show for it, too far over that and I have to start counting.
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Old 12-11-2012, 05:28 AM   #17709
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Uinta Brewing barley wine.

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Believe it or not, my first barley wine. Now I gotta brew one!
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Old 12-11-2012, 05:34 AM   #17710
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Shiner Black...very much needed after a long day of studying for finals.

 
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