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Old 09-30-2012, 07:32 PM   #1
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What styles of beer would you make for Christmas? By the way, I'm in Florida where it probably wont reach below 50 degrees.

Right now I'm leaning towards a nice Old Ale around 9% abv. Something with a little bit of heat on it to warm you up around a campfire.

Anyone else have any ideas for a Christmas/New Years beer? Thanks in advance!
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Old 09-30-2012, 07:41 PM   #2
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I am making a stout for this winter, but I am planning a cranberry sour ale for next winter, let it sour all year. yum.

 
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Old 09-30-2012, 07:41 PM   #3
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A porter or stout?

p.s. fort myers is an awesome city. Twins have spring training down there!

 
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Old 10-01-2012, 12:41 AM   #4
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I did a foreign extra stout three ways: plain, with pb2, and with rum barrel oak. I also picked up NB's Saison de Noel kit.... I will doctor it up a bit, but haven't decided how yet.

 
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Old 10-01-2012, 01:32 AM   #5
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I am making a spiced brown ale. Different spices than a pumpkin or fall type beer. Brewing it in a few days. Its actually a MoreBeer kit. Ill try and let ya know how it turns out.

 
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