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Old 03-27-2013, 02:27 AM   #1
Apr 2012
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Was enjoying a Black Butte Porter this evening and it suddenly occured to me it didn't taste the same. Earlier in the day I had another beer that tasted less than it should have as well as all my samplings during work.

Am I the only one that experiences this occasionally?
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Old 03-27-2013, 02:48 AM   #2
May 2012
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Yep, drinking beer depends on lots of factors. If you only drink the best beers, at least you have that going for you.
To wine-drinking they are very much given, and it is not permitted for a man to vomit or to make water in presence of another. --Heredotus, on the subject of Persians

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Old 03-27-2013, 03:49 AM   #3
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Once a few months ago I swear I had a lemon taste stuck in my mouth for a week. It was ruining everything I drank.

Other times I definitely have felt I shouldn't have served myself a beer because I just couldn't enjoy the flavors. Just drinking to drink is no fun for me anymore. I have to savor the flavor.

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Old 03-27-2013, 04:00 AM   #4
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I hate my allergies. I'll be travelling for my job and have a chance to try some awesome beer, then can barely taste it because my sinuses are plugged up.
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Old 03-27-2013, 01:54 PM   #5
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Taking medication can sometimes give me unfavorable tastes too. Oh, this too:

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