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Old 10-25-2013, 03:18 PM   #1
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Default 67.5% ABV beer

There it is - Snake Venom.

Not sure how it tastes, but it's sure to rock you - warning label and all.


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Old 10-25-2013, 03:20 PM   #2
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67.5% beer = schnapps


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Old 10-25-2013, 04:05 PM   #3
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How is that even possible?
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Old 10-25-2013, 04:11 PM   #4
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I thought yeast started dying off at 20% abv?
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Old 10-25-2013, 04:12 PM   #5
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^ Freeze distillation
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Old 10-25-2013, 04:16 PM   #6
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Oh, those crazy Scots, what will they think of next?

I suppose 69.2% ABV, after the Germans re-take the crown with a 68.7% ABV eisbock.
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Old 10-25-2013, 06:47 PM   #7
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Only $80 US plus shipping from the UK for a 275ml bottle. Why not just mix a rauchbier with some grain alcohol?
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Old 10-25-2013, 06:54 PM   #8
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67.5% beer = schnapps
What kind of schnapps do you drink that is 135 proof??
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Old 10-25-2013, 07:06 PM   #9
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Only $80 US plus shipping from the UK for a 275ml bottle. Why not just mix a rauchbier with some grain alcohol?
beer+ secret ingredient (according the the link in the OP)... So you might be right.
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Old 10-25-2013, 07:59 PM   #10
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That was my first thought. The "special ingredient" is a little something called Everclear.


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