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Old 03-27-2012, 03:02 PM   #1
Jan 2012
Glendale, Ca
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Your first craft beer?

I remember mine was Arrogant Bastard. All i had ever consumed to that point was Bud and MGD. I tasted instantly thought it tasted like S*** lol. I put the bottle down for several years and didnt taste it again. I tried many others in the mean time and was pleasantly surprised that beer could have a different flavor that colored water! Needless to say i tried AB again in the more recent years and found it to be f****** amazing.


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Old 03-27-2012, 03:13 PM   #2
boo boo
Jun 2005
Hearts's Delight, Newfoundland
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Heh, mine was a HB pale ale.
My first words was.. this isn't ( insert your favorite BMC beer here ).
My first non-home brew craft beer was a local micro.. and my first words was... it tastes like home brew
How do you BBQ an elephant....first you get your elephant....

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Old 03-27-2012, 03:26 PM   #3
Jun 2011
Athens, Ga
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Mine was fat tire, which isn't all that crazy and while it wasn't awesome it was drinkable. I then got a terrapin 12 pack mixer and hated everything that was hoppy. Slow transition and everything is good!

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Old 03-27-2012, 03:33 PM   #4
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Mar 2011
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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I'm not entirely sure. I suspect it was either our local brewery's red ale or Starr Hill's Dark Starr Stout. It's possible it could've been Magic Hat #9.
Kegged: Dusseldorf Altbier, Mild
Up next: Belgian Wheat/Rye, Kolsch

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Old 03-27-2012, 03:36 PM   #5
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Aug 2011
Tiverton, Rhode Island
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No! I can't even remember what beers I drank last nite!

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Old 03-27-2012, 03:37 PM   #6
Feb 2012
Worcester, MA
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I think mine was a Pete's Wicked. Not sure which type.
Primary - hopbursted Bohemian Pilsner

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Old 03-27-2012, 03:38 PM   #7
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Feb 2009
Columbus, Ohio
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Somewhere around Dec of 1996, Liberty Brewing's Anchor Steam and to this day still one of my favorite styles.

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Old 03-27-2012, 03:42 PM   #8
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Oct 2009
Aliso Viejo, CA
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Pretty sure it was a Sierra Nevada Pale Ale - I remember thinking "this thing tastes like grass!"

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Old 03-27-2012, 03:43 PM   #9
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When your only 15, then beggers can't be choosers. LOL! I believe it was a Mirror Pond Pale.

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Old 03-27-2012, 03:44 PM   #10
Jan 2012
Portland, OR
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Mine was a Fat Tire and I absolutely hated it at the time lol
Keg 1: Cream Ale
Keg 2: Oats 'n Stuff Brown Ale
Keg 3: Empty :(
Keg 4: 5280' Sour

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