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Beer of the Day - BOTD - 2020

I'm liking that wee heavy, vates!


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A white stout from Bad Weather of St. Paul, MN. A tribute beer to one of the founding brewers, incorporating coffee, vanilla, and chocolate. Second time I've had a go with this one. I picked up a lot of vanilla the first time I tried it, but coffee came out this time. Gets high marks for balance! I may have scored a couple of crowlers from Bad Weather tonight; a different wild rice porter and a dunkel bock. I've gots my fingers crossed!

Don
 
The wild rice porter from Bad Weather wasn't available, so I received this one:
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A basic, middle of the road stout. Sessionable ABV. I'll admit, I was hoping for more from the beer; just okay.

Don
 

TexLaw

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Fresh and cold out of the fridge it’s tasty. But I sort of feel like when it sits in the glass for A bit and the temperature drops it tastes better. It becomes more creamy and smooth IMO.
Oh, yes. That's the sort of thing that's best savored over some time. You miss a bunch of its depth and complexity when it's so cold.
 
Homebrew Pre-Prohibition Pilsner last night with some grilled burgers. A bit more bitter on the end than I recall from last time, but still a good combination.
I get confused between this thread and the "What are you drinking" thread. Apparently the difference is beer vs liquor.
 
In honor of this event, I toast you all with this:
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Chocolate oatmeal stout from Karben4 Brewing out of Madison, WI. Very tasty. The foam had a two tone quality; dark brown and white. I KNOW at least one of you guys has a cat that looks like that on the bottle label....

It is also International Beer Day!
Well NOW I'm just confused....

Don
 
More better!
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Well, maybe not my grammar, but it kicks the Muddy Boot oatmeal stout right out of the park. Raisin sweet, but not too much. Kind of like a soda, except for the slight giddiness and devil may care attitiude that comes from a pint and a half at 6.7%ABV. My quest is to get the wild rice porter from Bad Weather. Stay tuned!

Don
 
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