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    Beer vending machine

    Hoyland pub uses swipe-card beer machine

    A swipe-card machine that can be used to dispense beer during busy periods has been installed at a South Yorkshire pub.
    The machine enables customers to pre-pay for four pints at a time in the Queen's Head pub, Hoyland.
    Licensing officers from Barnsley Council are due to visit the pub.
    Landlord Dave Barron said customers had to go to the bar to buy the pre-paid card so there was control over who used it.
    Mr Barron also said staff could monitor how much alcohol thirsty customers could buy.

    BBC News - Hoyland pub uses swipe-card beer machine
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    And yes gentleman the beer is specially pre heated to make it warm just for us Brits!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Motorwaycop View Post
    And yes gentleman the beer is specially pre heated to make it warm just for us Brits!
    I'm surprised you guys don't boil it like a cup of tea.
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    I've been involved in a few warm beers and cold pizza sessions. We called it an after party wake up breakfast.
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    As I understand it, warm alcohol gets you drunk faster. You lot are just a bunch of lushes.**


    **typed with a hot toddy on standby.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ducky View Post
    As I understand it, warm alcohol gets you drunk faster. You lot are just a bunch of grotty sots.**


    **typed with a hot toddy on standby.
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    Quote Originally Posted by IMGreat101 View Post
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    This is better understood with a hot toddy.

    Lemon juice
    Honey
    Whiskey
    Hot water

    Adjust proportions till it tastes good. You can sometimes even add salt if you're feeling extra bad.
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