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Old 03-27-2006, 10:26 PM   #11
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it sounds to me like half-and-half and black-and-tan are the exact same thing to me.



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Old 03-27-2006, 10:30 PM   #12
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ahhh... I missed that they use different beers. One is stout+pale ale and the other is stout+lager.

got it.

Either way, they should be separated in the glass if poured properly.

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Old 03-27-2006, 10:56 PM   #13
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Lemon soda and a light pilsner = Radler
Cola and beer = Diesel

A too bitter with a too sweet = I saved both of them! Yahoo!
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Old 03-27-2006, 10:59 PM   #14
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Lemon soda and a light pilsner = Radler
Cola and beer = Diesel
I have heard what I suspect might be something of an urban legend--that both of those drinks are popular among German teenagers.

Is that really true? Beer and lemonade I can imagine being palatable. Beer and coca-cola just sounds too nasty to be true.
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Old 03-27-2006, 11:53 PM   #15
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Yes, it is true. It's not an urban legend. Radlers have been around for decades!

It's also not "lemonade", but lemon soda...you know, like Sprite.

The Germans also have a drink called a "Geistmass" and sometimes "Geisermass". "Geist" means "ghost" and a "mass" is a liter mug (the glass ones).

It is half beer and half cola. To which 1 shot of whiskey is added. Man, I've killed many of those when I was younger (read: STUPID!!).
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Old 03-28-2006, 12:14 AM   #16
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Let's not forget the Black Hooker: Guiness and Red Hook ESB
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Old 03-28-2006, 12:26 AM   #17
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http://www.brutul.com/btprep.htm, Check out this website for more beer mixing ideas... Does anyone know if there is a name for a Guiness/Wheat mixed beer?
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Old 03-28-2006, 02:35 AM   #18
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Wow, I didn't expect mixing beers is such a hot topic. From now on I won't clean my beer dispenser, just pull from one keg and plug to another to use, maybe one day I can find a perfect mix

Do you clean yours between use?

 
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