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by BRhoades
April 20th, 2019, 4:13 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Re: What BEER are you drinking?

Andrew Kotowski wrote:
April 20th, 2019, 12:29 pm
Re: MT stock - curious if you get a four pack of 16 oz cans per share? At after-market pricing, $252/four pack of one of their collab beers is almost break-even *smirk*

I've seen some of their highly sought after pastry stouts come close to a share price.

Cheers,

Bud
by BRhoades
April 20th, 2019, 4:10 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Views: 377448

Re: What BEER are you drinking?

Andrew Kotowski wrote:
April 20th, 2019, 12:29 pm
Re: MT stock - curious if you get a four pack of 16 oz cans per share? At after-market pricing, $252/four pack of one of their collab beers is almost break-even *smirk*
75% Reserved after 3 days. I'm speechless.

Cheers,

Bud
by BRhoades
April 20th, 2019, 11:55 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Views: 377448

Re: What BEER are you drinking?

Brian G r a f s t r o m wrote:
April 19th, 2019, 6:27 pm
[wink.gif] How did you know?!?

Also: picked up a 4pack of Beachwood's Simcoast IPA today. You had it yet?
Love it !

Cheers,

Bud
by BRhoades
April 19th, 2019, 5:02 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Views: 377448

Re: What BEER are you drinking?

had one of El Segundo Brewing's - "Drop Shadow" NEIPA. Damn. This is legit-good, and I would expect nothing less from them. AFAIK, this is the first full-on hazy they've done, and they've knocked it out of the park. For the style, moderately priced at $15 for a 4-pack of pints. I will buy again. Iv...
by BRhoades
April 19th, 2019, 5:00 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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People are always willing to make terrible investments (see Lyft IPO or Pets.com). At least the SEC’s crowdfunding rules cap how much individuals can invest to such small amounts that a complete loss should not be financially ruinous. Yea but look how many new money brew boiz are driving around San...
by BRhoades
April 19th, 2019, 4:20 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Views: 377448

Re: What BEER are you drinking?

had one of El Segundo Brewing's - "Drop Shadow" NEIPA. Damn. This is legit-good, and I would expect nothing less from them. AFAIK, this is the first full-on hazy they've done, and they've knocked it out of the park. For the style, moderately priced at $15 for a 4-pack of pints. I will buy again. Iv...
by BRhoades
April 19th, 2019, 4:16 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Views: 377448

Re: What BEER are you drinking?

Bud/Brian/Andrew - here’s your chance to be more than just consumers of MT beer, but (tiny minority) owners of the company! https://wefunder.com/moderntimesbeer As an investment I wouldn't touch this with a 10 foot pole. They lost a lot of money in both 2017 and 2018, and I found this kind of funny...
by BRhoades
April 19th, 2019, 1:31 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Views: 377448

Re: What BEER are you drinking?

Bud/Brian/Andrew - here’s your chance to be more than just consumers of MT beer, but (tiny minority) owners of the company! https://wefunder.com/moderntimesbeer I got an email from them earlier this week. As an investment it's laughable, this is aimed at the MT fan that for $252 per share can say t...
by BRhoades
April 19th, 2019, 11:01 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
Replies: 16033
Views: 377448

Re: What BEER are you drinking?

Bud/Brian/Andrew - here’s your chance to be more than just consumers of MT beer, but (tiny minority) owners of the company! https://wefunder.com/moderntimesbeer I got an email from them earlier this week. As an investment it's laughable, this is aimed at the MT fan that for $252 per share can say t...
by BRhoades
April 16th, 2019, 5:38 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Views: 377448

Re: What BEER are you drinking?

https://i.imgur.com/FODtFxMl.jpg Monkish Brewing Co. Really Real. DIPA. 8.3% ABV. Hopped with Galaxy hops. This returns 6 months after it's last release and as a lover of single varietal hopped beers I always look forward to this one. Pours a nice hazy yellowish orange with an inch of tight packed ...
by BRhoades
April 16th, 2019, 5:24 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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A couple excellent hazies from Modern Times: DDH MT5 Stencil Crew Brian, the new batch of DDH MT5! is off the charts amazing. I dare say it's the best DIPA they have ever brewed, this one is on the Monkish level or better, love the 2nd vintage of Stencil as well, but that DDHMT5! YOWZA! Cheers, Bud...
by BRhoades
April 15th, 2019, 7:21 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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https://i.imgur.com/ouDiwDhl.jpg Modern Times Beer. DDH MT5! DIPA. 8.4% ABV. Double Dry Hopped with Nelson and Motueka hops. Originally brewed as the Modern Times 5th Anniversary DIPA last year. For this months on-line sale they re-released it as a DDH take on the OG. From the gorgeous milky yellow...
by BRhoades
April 15th, 2019, 7:08 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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https://i.imgur.com/AJWZoiol.jpg Monkish Brewing Co. Float Like Gravity. TIPA. 10.3% ABV Hopped with Nelson Galaxy and Simcoe. Another stunning TIPA from Henry and crew. Dank resinous nose that gives way to massive ripe pineapple, sweet citrus fruits and ripe stone fruits. The beer is alarmingly dr...
by BRhoades
April 15th, 2019, 6:58 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Views: 377448

Re: What BEER are you drinking?

A couple excellent hazies from Modern Times: DDH MT5 Stencil Crew Brian, the new batch of DDH MT5! is off the charts amazing. I dare say it's the best DIPA they have ever brewed, this one is on the Monkish level or better, love the 2nd vintage of Stencil as well, but that DDHMT5! YOWZA! Cheers, Bud
by BRhoades
April 1st, 2019, 11:07 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Views: 377448

Re: What BEER are you drinking?

Bud, Do you know if Blind Pug sold through at the party? Bottles sold out the Friday before the party but its still on for pours, highly recommend you get down before its history. Cheers, Bud Very glad I read your post on the way home. Detoured for a pour. Damn. Legit. A+ business right here! I pra...
by BRhoades
March 26th, 2019, 5:31 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: Beer people have OFFICIALLY lost their minds....
Replies: 21
Views: 611

Re: Beer people have OFFICIALLY lost their minds....

Bell’s Hopslam has been around for awhile, and the honey they add to it certainly “masks” that it’s a 10% ABV DIPA. Now while I’ve enjoyed Hopslam, I’m not inclined to search out something more exotic like an IPA with marshmallows. I’d sell in a heartbeat, but then again I likely would’ve never tak...
by BRhoades
March 26th, 2019, 9:24 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: Beer people have OFFICIALLY lost their minds....
Replies: 21
Views: 611

Re: Beer people have OFFICIALLY lost their minds....

Bell’s Hopslam has been around for awhile, and the honey they add to it certainly “masks” that it’s a 10% ABV DIPA. Now while I’ve enjoyed Hopslam, I’m not inclined to search out something more exotic like an IPA with marshmallows. I’d sell in a heartbeat, but then again I likely would’ve never tak...
by BRhoades
March 19th, 2019, 7:30 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: Beer people have OFFICIALLY lost their minds....
Replies: 21
Views: 611

Re: Beer people have OFFICIALLY lost their minds....

Not so much disgusting. Some breweries have done pretty decent beers in this vein (though calling them IPAs is stupid marketing since IPA drinkers will find them too sweet, and those that WOULD lime them are likely to avoid them because it says IPA on the can. But I digress...) I can even get behin...
by BRhoades
March 19th, 2019, 6:14 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Views: 377448

Re: What BEER are you drinking?

Brian G r a f s t r o m wrote:
March 19th, 2019, 5:50 pm
Bud,
Do you know if Blind Pug sold through at the party?
Bottles sold out the Friday before the party but its still on for pours, highly recommend you get down before its history.

Cheers,

Bud
by BRhoades
March 19th, 2019, 4:31 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: Beer people have OFFICIALLY lost their minds....
Replies: 21
Views: 611

Re: Beer people have OFFICIALLY lost their minds....

Matthew Brown wrote:
March 19th, 2019, 3:20 pm
THis is an IPA. With marshmallows.
Understand, just letting you in on the insanity for other styles.

Cheers,

Bud
by BRhoades
March 19th, 2019, 1:31 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: Beer people have OFFICIALLY lost their minds....
Replies: 21
Views: 611

Re: Beer people have OFFICIALLY lost their minds....

IMG_3413.JPG I initially was going to pass on the preorder for this, but I like the brewery and give everything a chance. One month of Insta-hype later, and I could flip this case easily on the sly for $1,000 online. And this is with many reports that the beer is 'just OK'. [swoon.gif] Bottles of 3...
by BRhoades
March 18th, 2019, 5:34 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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https://i.imgur.com/Zptqt2xl.jpg Monkish Brewing Co. Blind Pug. IPA 7.5% ABV. Hopped with Citra, Galaxy Nelson and Centennial hops. Do not adjust your settings.......yes, this is a clear west coast Monkish IPA. Beer wish fulfilled. I have always wondered what a true west coast IPA would taste like ...
by BRhoades
March 16th, 2019, 7:16 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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https://i.imgur.com/JQkaE2al.jpg I attended the Monkish 7th Anniversary party today, absolutely perfect weather and expertly staged. At this point I'm still trying to comprehend the absolutely incredible tap list of world class beers at our disposal. Maybe my favorite beer of the day was Hudson Val...
by BRhoades
March 10th, 2019, 5:21 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Bud caught a whirlwind of texts from me yesterday from the moment the first sip of "You Seem More Zen" hit my palate. Good. God. Very hoppy; Most definitely a NEIPA that feels like it wants to be a WCIPA. Concentrated grapefruit on the palate. This is in the conversation for my favorite Monkish bre...
by BRhoades
March 10th, 2019, 5:04 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Bud, Glad you liked the Schwarz, and I'm glad your wife like the Mediator. It's been funny that past years of Mediator just sat around, but this year we sold out in about a week. Rick, all four bottles were world class, you are killing it my friend and the fact that the beers are flying off the she...
by BRhoades
March 9th, 2019, 4:24 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Views: 377448

Re: What BEER are you drinking?

https://i.imgur.com/Gwi32GZl.jpg Monkish Brewing Co. You Seem More Zen. TDH DIPA 8.5% ABV. Hopped with Nelson Galaxy and Sabro hops. I was told from Henry that this is the hoppiest beer he has ever brewed and the minute your senses recover from the aromatic onslaught you begin to believe it. The no...
by BRhoades
March 8th, 2019, 8:00 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Jerome, I've never done an Etre order. In other news, Ashley and are planning a quick stop at Monkish tmrw. Probably in the noon - 2pm window. If any of y'all are there, dont be a stranger. Two college girls on spring break ascending on the beach shack beginning tomorrow, otherwise C and I would me...
by BRhoades
March 8th, 2019, 6:00 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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2013 Cantillon Brewery Kriek 100% Lambic - Belgium, Brussels, Anderlecht (3/2/2019) Slightly hazy. Strong cherry Nose. Plenty of cherry on the palate. Very sour, but not overbearing. No medicinal quality to the cherry. At nearly six years old, it's remarkable how young this seems. Tastes great now,...
by BRhoades
March 8th, 2019, 5:57 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Re: What BEER are you drinking?

https://i.imgur.com/p8TrUSpl.jpg Heater Allen Schwarz. Schwarzbier. 4.6% ABV. I have enjoyed my little care package immensely and this is another that we, ( my wife is a huge Lager aficionado ) have thoroughly loved. Big notes of caramel, bakers chocolate and huge espresso shadings. This is a rich ...
by BRhoades
March 7th, 2019, 5:57 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Wow ... that is "hyped"? I tried it last summer while vacationing in Northern Michigan and thought it very good. it is not, however, on par with the best. I looked at the overall weighted score on Untappd and it's a very solid 4.25, not that Untappd is the end-all for realistic beer reviews. Cheers...
by BRhoades
March 4th, 2019, 5:23 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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https://i.imgur.com/xzZGceLl.jpg Brouwerij West, Three Times DIPA. 8% ABV. Hopped entirely with Nelson Sauvin Hops. Three Times is BWs 3rd anniversary beer. Being our resident Nelson whore I couldn't have been more excited to see that this recipe was being canned for their anniversary and it did no...
by BRhoades
February 27th, 2019, 6:36 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Congrats Rick.

Cheers,

Bud
by BRhoades
February 25th, 2019, 6:29 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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https://i.imgur.com/mjb1TMHl.jpg Heater Allen Marzen Lager. 5% ABV. Rick kindly sent a care package down for me that included this in addition to a few others that I'll review later. This pours a beautiful copper color with a wispy egg shell white head that dissipated quickly. The nose shows fresh ...
by BRhoades
February 22nd, 2019, 5:19 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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https://i.imgur.com/hrKWTfPl.jpg Monkish Brewing Co. Spinning Like Windmills. DIPA. 8.1% ABV. Hopped predominately with South African hops Southern Aroma and Southern Star and a little Amarillo. A welcome newbie to the Monkish stable this new recipe steps away from the traditional base beers used i...
by BRhoades
February 22nd, 2019, 4:50 pm
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Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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https://i.imgur.com/DXIZvMml.jpg I cannot thank you enough Rick. My mouth is watering waiting for these to chill down. Thank you for sending these back with Monkish Eric, I obviously was at Monkish today to claim my treasures as he was waxing poetic about his visit with you and your daughter. Cheer...
by BRhoades
February 19th, 2019, 5:54 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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https://i.imgur.com/dmlDLz0l.jpg Modern Times Beer Co. Warp Tube. DIPA 8.5% ABV. Hopped with Idaho 7, Nugget, Strata and Citra hops. This is from this months on-line release. Super creative mix of hops delivers a gorgeous bright orange beer with a thin wispy white head that quickly disappears. The ...
by BRhoades
February 12th, 2019, 5:36 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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https://i.imgur.com/bMuZKUCl.jpg RiiP Brewing and HumbleSea Brewing, Lords Of Fogtown IPA. 6.8% ABV. Hopped with Cashmere, Citra, Idaho Gem and Strata hops. I have always respected Ian McCall as one of the better west coast brew masters, his work under Julian Shrago at Beachwood often went unnotice...
by BRhoades
February 12th, 2019, 4:37 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Andrew - Well, you can get the good stuff in Washington now... Bud - Eric from Monkish stopped by the Brewery today and mentioned your name. I gave him a little care package for you... That's awfully generous of you Rick, glad Eric dropped by, he's one of the good guys. Told him we hang out a lot t...
by BRhoades
February 9th, 2019, 10:05 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Made a quick trip to Rare Barrel after dinner last night, as their blog stated Hill Farmstead was in the lineup of guest beers. Unfortunately, that wasn’t the case. But plenty of other guest beers were available, as well as the first ever can release by TRB. CA7D2517-06A9-4013-BC2F-1F1919E37157.jpe...
by BRhoades
February 8th, 2019, 8:35 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Agreed. There were some stylistic differences between the two. But when you’re 5 PtYs in, coupled with whether you got pours from a fresh cask or later in one, it’s not as easy to differentiate between the two. Regardless, neither were anything like the versions RRBC were pushing out years ago. You...
by BRhoades
February 7th, 2019, 7:14 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Views: 377448

Re: What BEER are you drinking?

Agreed. There were some stylistic differences between the two. But when you’re 5 PtYs in, coupled with whether you got pours from a fresh cask or later in one, it’s not as easy to differentiate between the two. Regardless, neither were anything like the versions RRBC were pushing out years ago. You...
by BRhoades
February 7th, 2019, 5:57 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Re: What BEER are you drinking?

Oy!!! A bit fuzzy this morning after a night of more Pliny the Younger than expected. Turns out Russian River’s new Windsor location (huge, nice, but sterile) closes at 10PM. Since my buddies and I were going to drive thru Santa Rosa back to the Bay Area, and one of them hadn’t been to the original...
by BRhoades
February 5th, 2019, 5:25 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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I loved the 28 Haze, but I loved it for its white grapefruit presentation, along with a thinner mouthfeel than is typical for a NEIPA; so, it sounds like we may have read it differently. I can't really compare it to the previous times I've had it because it's been too long. The R.A.M.S.: I liked it...
by BRhoades
February 4th, 2019, 6:45 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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2014 Alesmith - "Speedway" Stout Monkish - R.A.M.S. DIPA Beachwood - 28 Haze Later NEIPA 2013 Bruery - "Smoking Wood" Brian, I loved this new canning of 28 Haze, IMHO it's more pronounced, the mouth seems fuller and the beer more hoppy/juicier over-all. What do you think of R.A.M.S ? Cheers man, Bud
by BRhoades
January 31st, 2019, 5:08 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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PSA ALERT: Beachwood has re-released this again in cans. I know there are a few here that love this Mosaic Galaxy and Citra 6.8% IPA. This second batch seems hoppier juicier and softer. I know.......YUM

Cheers,

Bud
by BRhoades
January 30th, 2019, 6:03 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Re: What BEER are you drinking?

Rick Allen wrote:
January 29th, 2019, 5:02 pm
I just found out that we were named in RateBeer's 100 Best Breweries in the World!
Congrats Rick, from the limited HA beers I've been fortunate enough to drink I can easily see why.

Cheers,

Bud
by BRhoades
January 25th, 2019, 6:39 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Brian G r a f s t r o m wrote:
January 25th, 2019, 2:25 pm
Pizza Port - "OB Haze" NEIPA
Hey Brian, how was that OB Haze ?

Cheers,

Bud
by BRhoades
January 19th, 2019, 6:14 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
Replies: 16033
Views: 377448

Re: What BEER are you drinking?

https://i.imgur.com/EUtfeCYl.jpg Modern Times Beer Co. Double Dry Hopped Dinosaur World. DIPA. 8% ABV. Hopped with Citra, Mosaic and Amarillo with Citra Cyro and Mosaic Cyro hops. Dinosaur World is arguably the most beloved and sought after Modern Times NE styled DIPA. They have released it twice a...
by BRhoades
January 6th, 2019, 1:52 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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We just bottled our Helles. I think that I may like it better than the Pils. We also bottled up our samples for the Oregon Beer Awards, which means I got another tasted of Lisa's Rauch Helles, which is delicious. Rick, will any of this make it's way down south for any of your tap accounts ? Cheers,...
by BRhoades
January 5th, 2019, 4:48 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: What BEER are you drinking?
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Re: What BEER are you drinking?

We just bottled our Helles. I think that I may like it better than the Pils. We also bottled up our samples for the Oregon Beer Awards, which means I got another tasted of Lisa's Rauch Helles, which is delicious. Rick, will any of this make it's way down south for any of your tap accounts ? Cheers,...

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