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Message 1142657 - Posted: 19 Aug 2011, 17:54:53 UTC

Hmmmm.
Perhaps we should organise a real ale festival to show those on the wrong side of the pond what they are missing.
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Message 1142685 - Posted: 19 Aug 2011, 18:35:18 UTC
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I think that is an excellent idea Rob. Pity you didn't suggest this a couple of weeks ago, we've just missed Earls Court! OK you UK Seti people, anyone want to meet up at one and take a group pic wearing our Seti Anni Tee shirts?

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Message 1142690 - Posted: 19 Aug 2011, 18:41:47 UTC

We do have the Boston Beer Summit. I went for several years, but the price just got to high. A bunch of us from work would rent a 15 passenger van, and get a designated driver. It was a whole lot of fun. There were a few European beers there. Affligem is a Trappist ale I can think of, but a lot was microbrews.

http://www.beersinboston.com/beer-summit-2011/

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Message 1158094 - Posted: 2 Oct 2011, 1:42:02 UTC

Where in the H311 is the BEER? ;b....
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Message 1158158 - Posted: 2 Oct 2011, 7:34:19 UTC - in response to Message 1158094.

Where in the H311 is the BEER? ;b....


We drank it here in Kingman tonight.
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Message 1158186 - Posted: 2 Oct 2011, 9:42:43 UTC

I've got some cans of in the fridge, i'll liberate some when it's beer o'clock :-)
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Message 1158244 - Posted: 2 Oct 2011, 13:44:02 UTC

Isn't it always beer o'clock?

I haven't quite got out of student mode yet, 8 years of habitual constant drinking takes some time to shake off.
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Message 1158252 - Posted: 2 Oct 2011, 14:10:02 UTC

Beer o'clock is traditionally 12 noon. Well it is in this house anyway.

Unless of course .......
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Message 1158394 - Posted: 2 Oct 2011, 22:57:04 UTC

Unless, Unless...Lets have a Brew already.
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Message 1158397 - Posted: 2 Oct 2011, 23:02:52 UTC

Sat outside with a pint of Simonator's Best Bitter. Its a rich, amber beer with flavours of nettle and ginger, and light use of Goldings hops in the aftertaste.
Tastes even better knowing that i created it, no other beer in the world is quite like it.
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Message 1158398 - Posted: 2 Oct 2011, 23:03:50 UTC

The sun is always over the yard arm somewhere in the Empire.

To my surprise, I am currently enjoying a (relatively) light beer. 4.2 %.


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Message 1158533 - Posted: 3 Oct 2011, 16:27:35 UTC - in response to Message 1158398.

My favourite beer was Tuborg, I was able to get it in Greenland at the US air base Tule. Due to my illness I don’t imbibe anymore.

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Message 1159012 - Posted: 5 Oct 2011, 11:16:02 UTC

IIRC Bud (by Anheuser-Busch, Clydesdale horses and all) lost the right to call their beer Budweiser, outside the states. I think it's just plain Bud for quite a few years now.

Reason is there's a Czech Budweiser! And this isn't a case of them trolling or me nitpicking but... I'm originally from the US, have lived in the UK for over 4 years (now living in Greece, but visiting London ATM), been to over 20 countries, and I gotta say, this is my favorite beer:) So put it on your bucket-list and make sure to try this one too!

If the Czech stuff is too bitter for ya then, well... It's the Germans that are the undisputed Kings of Beer on this planet.

"I ain't drinkin'! It's beer!"
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PS. Beck's VIER is probably the best thing on tap here on The Big Island

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Message 1160310 - Posted: 8 Oct 2011, 19:38:15 UTC

The sun is always over the yard arm somewhere in the Empire.


I think we had one once, but we seem to have lost it along the way.

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Message 1160364 - Posted: 8 Oct 2011, 21:53:37 UTC

Ahh, Theakston's Old Peculier, a fine brew!

This doesn't follow from anything else in this thread, it's just what i happen to be holding.
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Message 1161062 - Posted: 10 Oct 2011, 21:21:48 UTC

Ahh, Spitfire. Downed all over Kent, just like ....
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Message 1161604 - Posted: 12 Oct 2011, 19:04:54 UTC

I'm glad to see there is no Tangle Foot in the box as that could really get the postman into trouble.
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Message 1164842 - Posted: 23 Oct 2011, 23:13:26 UTC - in response to Message 1158252.

Beer o'clock is traditionally 12 noon. Well it is in this house anyway.

Unless of course .......

Well "Beer O'clock" here at my place is 11.30am to 2pm (nothing like a good liquid lunch). ;)

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Message 1165012 - Posted: 24 Oct 2011, 12:38:58 UTC

As my dad used to say, Its 12 O clock some where.

Me its beer O clock at 7AM when i get home from work.
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Message 1167184 - Posted: 2 Nov 2011, 16:00:35 UTC - in response to Message 1164842.

Beer o'clock is traditionally 12 noon. Well it is in this house anyway.

Unless of course .......

Well "Beer O'clock" here at my place is 11.30am to 2pm (nothing like a good liquid lunch). ;)

Cheers.


Beer o'clock in my house is 12:00 until 11:59!
That's a full minute of no drinking allowed!
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