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« Reply #435 on: Tuesday, November 29, 2016, 13:01:21 »

Unless you go to a Wetherspoons or the like, prices are generally 2 drinks for a tenner wherever you go.

It's insane, really, and the reason I rarely venture out to drink these days - a couple of hours and you're 50 lighter.

I know, I don't go out much these days but we do have an annual family all dayer in bath and i can easily spend 150 quid.
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« Reply #436 on: Sunday, December 4, 2016, 19:04:35 »

My 2016 New Years resolution to try as many different beers as possible has been going well.

I'm spending a ridiculous amount of money on beer lately but now up to 116 unique beers for 2016. I'm pretty happy with that.

By virtue of a couple of tastings/brewery tours I've tried two odd but good beers that I would have never tried otherwise:

Canopy Beer Co's Into The Deep - stout brewed with real oysters.
And the weirdest beer I've ever tried Yeastie Boys' Rex Attitude made with 100% heavy peat malt. It smells like burnt wood and TCP but tastes like cigars and whisky. Weird but good.

It's good to have a hobby.
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« Reply #437 on: Sunday, December 4, 2016, 19:55:36 »

I'm spending a ridiculous amount of money on beer lately but now up to 116 unique beers for 2016. I'm pretty happy with that.

By virtue of a couple of tastings/brewery tours I've tried two odd but good beers that I would have never tried otherwise:

Canopy Beer Co's Into The Deep - stout brewed with real oysters.
And the weirdest beer I've ever tried Yeastie Boys' Rex Attitude made with 100% heavy peat malt. It smells like burnt wood and TCP but tastes like cigars and whisky. Weird but good.

It's good to have a hobby.

You should become a tegestologist....
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« Reply #438 on: Sunday, December 4, 2016, 21:55:14 »

I'm spending a ridiculous amount of money on beer lately but now up to 116 unique beers for 2016. I'm pretty happy with that.

By virtue of a couple of tastings/brewery tours I've tried two odd but good beers that I would have never tried otherwise:

Canopy Beer Co's Into The Deep - stout brewed with real oysters.
And the weirdest beer I've ever tried Yeastie Boys' Rex Attitude made with 100% heavy peat malt. It smells like burnt wood and TCP but tastes like cigars and whisky. Weird but good.

It's good to have a hobby.

Wow. I wish I had counted the ones I have had...

Do they include Marks and Spencer own brand ones? They have very good beers.
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« Reply #439 on: Sunday, December 4, 2016, 21:57:02 »

I drank far too many cans of desporados last night.
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« Reply #440 on: Sunday, December 4, 2016, 22:00:44 »

Wow. I wish I had counted the ones I have had...

Do they include Marks and Spencer own brand ones? They have very good beers.
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« Reply #441 on: Monday, December 5, 2016, 08:59:14 »

You should become a tegestologist....
Or an alcoholic, frosty jacks is considerably cheaper!
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« Reply #442 on: Monday, December 5, 2016, 19:46:22 »

Or an alcoholic, frosty jacks is considerably cheaper!

That's very popular round here. I know someone who has it tattooed on his chest.
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« Reply #443 on: Monday, December 5, 2016, 22:23:48 »

I'm spending a ridiculous amount of money on beer lately but now up to 116 unique beers for 2016. I'm pretty happy with that.

By virtue of a couple of tastings/brewery tours I've tried two odd but good beers that I would have never tried otherwise:

Canopy Beer Co's Into The Deep - stout brewed with real oysters.
And the weirdest beer I've ever tried Yeastie Boys' Rex Attitude made with 100% heavy peat malt. It smells like burnt wood and TCP but tastes like cigars and whisky. Weird but good.

It's good to have a hobby.

Have you done the Wychwood brewery tour in Witney Sonic?
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« Reply #444 on: Monday, December 5, 2016, 23:23:32 »

Have you done the Wychwood brewery tour in Witney Sonic?
Not yet, I should go to Hook Norton as well
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« Reply #445 on: Thursday, December 8, 2016, 16:31:23 »

I cannot recommend high enough the service of this beer shop, 3 days from order to delivery, one off postage of 7.49 for however many bottles you order with possibly the best selection I have seen in this country.

Just got my Christmas delivery of 21 Belgian, German and English Christmas beers from them...can't wait to try them.

http://www.beersofeurope.co.uk/
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« Reply #446 on: Saturday, January 14, 2017, 21:23:36 »

Lidl do I piraat beer at 10.8%. Off to get me some of that tomorrow. Has some good reviews.
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« Reply #447 on: Saturday, January 14, 2017, 21:32:19 »

Anyone know why the beer Dead Pony Club is so expensive? 4 diddy cans 8.40 and only 3.8%.

It'd better taste like Emma Watson's piss at that price.
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« Reply #448 on: Saturday, January 14, 2017, 21:43:20 »

Where is that? Usually about 6 for a four pack of Brewdog here.

It's a session IPA so low percentage.

Just tried Old Peculier for the first time, can't decide if I like it or what it is
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« Reply #449 on: Saturday, January 14, 2017, 21:55:21 »

Anyone know why the beer Dead Pony Club is so expensive? 4 diddy cans 8.40 and only 3.8%.

It'd better taste like Emma Watson's piss at that price.

Someone's been ripped off.
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