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Old 05-16-2012, 01:52 AM   #1
Feb 2011
The Colony, Texas
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Hey guys/gals. On my lunch hour I was hanging out in the beer section of one of the nicer grocery stores here in Dallas. I bumped into the dept. manager and he raved about this case from Sam Adams. I love IPA's so of course it had to go home with me. My question is has anybody else tried Grumpy Monk (Belgian IPA)? It's awesome. A quick search didn't give me any hits for that name. Making a Belgian IPA just went to the top of my wishlist.
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Old 05-16-2012, 01:57 AM   #2
Oct 2011
Houston, Texas
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Sounds interesting. I need to track this down!

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Old 05-16-2012, 02:00 AM   #3
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I love Belgian IPAs! Check out Ale Asylum's Bedlam (Madison, Wisconsin); great stuff!
"I like em' sour!"

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Old 05-16-2012, 02:09 AM   #4
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Check out Flying Dog Raging Bitch if its distributed in your area or check the CYBI monster thread here for a clone recipe.

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Old 05-16-2012, 02:17 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by acesfull View Post
check out flying dog raging bitch if its distributed in your area or check the cybi monster thread here for a clone recipe.

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Old 05-16-2012, 06:23 PM   #6
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Ommegang BPA is a great beer too!

Trinke Das Bier Das Du Gebraut Hast

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Old 05-16-2012, 08:20 PM   #7
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Pretty off topic, but I went to Yardhouse recently and tried one of the "mixes" they do, basically two beers in the same glass like a Black & Tan. The one I got was called a "Bitter Monk" and it was Stone IPA and Leffe Blonde. It was really good. Great hop character and bitterness with just a hint of Belgian fruitiness.

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