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Old 12-06-2012, 03:46 AM   #1
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Oct 2012
Port Wentworth, GA
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So I had family visiting at the beginning of the month, followed by Thanksgiving a week later....which severely depleted me of home brew. I brewed some Winter Ale on Thanksgiving (Thanks to a very supportive SWMBO), but that wont be ready for at least a few weeks. Anyway, I finally broke down and bought some beer tonight after being out of home brew for the past week. It isn't a complete loss though because it was Sam Adams Winter Lager, which I rather like. On top of that...I have flat out been told by SWMBO that I am not allowed to look at HB stuff until after Christmas...which makes me suspicious...and excited at the same time. Oh well

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Old 12-06-2012, 04:27 AM   #2
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Mar 2011
Phoenix, Arizona
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HAHAHA Sounds to me like Santa has some HB stuff planned for you.
Fermenting - Nothing.
Lagering - Nothing.
Secondary - Nothing.
Bottle-aging -Nothing.
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Old 12-06-2012, 05:14 AM   #3
Jul 2012
Seattle, Washington
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Oh snap... Santa has some goodies for you.
The Sam Adams Winter Lager isn't too bad. Picked up a 6 last week, and enjoyed it with a couple shots of Rumple on the side.
I bought a 6 of Red Hook ESB tonight to compare to my clone... pretty damn close. The original is slightly more hoppy.
That's the most beer I've had to buy in a long while.
Keg #1: Brown Bomber Bourbon/Oak Vanilla Porter
Keg #2: The Bollocks ESB
Keg #3 Lawnmower APA
Fermenter: Empty
Bottled: Mjolnir Mead, Lazy Daze Hefe.

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