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    Micro Brews

    So what are peoples on for micro brew brew?

    I am sick of the commercialize beer and a few years back, I turned to mirco brew.

    My brewer of choice is from Tyranena out of Lake Mills,

    I prefer a dark, hoppy, beer

    what is up your alley? I am looking to try micros from other areas
    Somebody Please, what the hell is that smell?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Iron Man View Post
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    WTF dude, I was excited for a second
    Somebody Please, what the hell is that smell?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Iron Man View Post
    Cool site, looks like fun.
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    That does look fun. Might have to give it a try.

    I am sure, however, I will screw something up and it will taste like hell.

    I am with you Shoestring...I am expanding my beer menu. Last time I went to visit my sister she asked me what kind of beer I liked so she could have some cold when I got there...I gave her a few ideas and she called me a beer snob as she hadn't heard of one. LOL I plan on visiting again and expanding her horizons (beer wise).

    www.microbeerclub.com

    One of their past selections is from Pike Market in Seattle. I had lunch there with my sister and had a few beers...quite good. Going to have some more when I go back in June....pack a good little punch too. My poor mother just looking at my sister and I as we drank three beers at lunch..me..I was buzzing. Lightweight.
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    Fat Tire, made in CO, is some damn tasty beer. I also like Bareknuckle Stout, even though it is made by AB. I can't find it anywear around me though, and you can't get it in cans or bottles.


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    I like Fat Tire too.

    Karl Strauss is our big local brew. I like their Red Trolley ale. Besides the commercially available stuff, they make special brews only served in their pubs.
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    My husband brews his own beer......from the crowd that appears around him when he is doing this, they all rave it is better than anything you can find on tap at the bars.

    For me, just give me a Corona with some lime and I am a happy camper!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Just KC View Post

    For me, just give me a Corona with some lime and I am a happy camper!

    + a white sandy beach and I'm there!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Pudge113 View Post
    + a white sandy beach and I'm there!

    I got those !

    OK, well, technically CA sand isn't really white..........but close enough lol
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    Quote Originally Posted by Just KC View Post
    I got those !

    OK, well, technically CA sand isn't really white..........but close enough lol

    I had Cozumel, MX in mind.
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    I have no taste - The only type of alcoholic beverage I've ever found that I like is the old $5.95/gallon Mogan David Concord Grape wine. I can put away a few glasses of that stuff, which is why I avoid buying it

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    Quote Originally Posted by Iron Man View Post
    Oka, link came up for me today, Sad thing is I didnt realize the name.

    I HAVE IT, it works okay but it is not like actually brewing some beer, it is a quick kit, takes about an hour to for the first process and a hour for the final process.
    Somebody Please, what the hell is that smell?

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    Hell, I live in the land of microbrews.

    Almost nobody here drinks commercial stuff, unless you count Redhook as commercial now that they are huge. They started out as a micro.
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    There were a couple really good beers at Socorro Springs when I was down in Socorro, NM for training. My favorite was the Brown-Eyed Molley, with the Station 1 Red Lager a close second.

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    Quote Originally Posted by gopherpuckfan View Post
    There were a couple really good beers at Socorro Springs.....
    You are about the third person I heard that from - must be something to it!
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    Fat Tire, SunShine wheat, Widmer brothers (all), Sam Adams, Gordon Birsch, sierra Nevada, Blue Moom (best with Orange slice) My Fav.

    That is about it I like pale ales, ambers and Heffz
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    I'm partial to Yeungling's Black & Tan. Not exactly a microbrew anymore, although it's not nationally distributed.
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