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Old 05-31-2011, 11:57 PM   #1
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Ok, I've never been a big IPA fan but I brewed the AHS Anniversary IPA and I can't stop drinking it! I think I may be crossing over to the Dark Side!


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Old 06-01-2011, 12:01 AM   #2
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First craft beer I drank was a DIPA and I about gagged.

First few beers I've brewed were anti-hoppy: amber ale, cream ale, stout, fruit wheat, etc. I found myself CRAVING hops like a fiend. Now I've got 8 oz of cascades in the mail for a pale ale

Palates change. It's cool. I'm still really having trouble downing the rest of this imperial stout. Ack


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Old 06-01-2011, 12:07 AM   #3
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Oh, don't get me wrong I still love a big malty beer but, damn this IPA goid
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Old 06-01-2011, 12:08 AM   #4
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I think extremely hoppy beers take some getting use to.
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Old 06-01-2011, 12:24 AM   #5
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One day, any true beer freak will want the taste of hops in their mouth. It will be unexpected, but it will happen.

Of course there IS a plate on the wall at the Flying Saucer, Houston that says "I still hate IPA's".
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Old 06-01-2011, 12:25 AM   #6
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I think I may be crossing over to the Dark Side!
Dark side? You've finally seen the light!
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Old 06-01-2011, 12:35 AM   #7
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Ok, I've never been a big IPA fan but I brewed the AHS Anniversary IPA and I can't stop drinking it! I think I may be crossing over to the Dark Side!
I thought you where switching to only drink BMC.. and not to brew ever again
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Old 06-01-2011, 12:55 AM   #8
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If that ever happens feel free to put a bullet in my head!
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Old 06-01-2011, 01:12 AM   #9
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I thought you where switching to only drink BMC.. and not to brew ever again
I thought he was going to start making wine.
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Lupilin Threshold Shift...It will happen...


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