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What’s your favorite beer?

Asked at Free State Brewery, 636 Mass. on March 4, 2012

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“I like sour beers, but they’re hard to find.”

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“I like New Belgian beers. ”

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“Ad Astra.”

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“An Irish ale or double IPA.”

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“Fuller’s ESB.”

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autie 6 years, 1 month ago

Scotch. of course.

Aye Chuck...I don't see me laddie.

Pitt_Mackeson 6 years, 1 month ago

Any beer made somewhere other than Missouri. Their water is full of alcohol, or so it seems....

labmonkey 6 years, 1 month ago


Flap Doodle 6 years, 1 month ago

Boulevard Wheat is up there toward the top of the list. St. Arnold Brown Ale is its neighbor.

deec 6 years, 1 month ago

A pint of Guinness in O'Connor's pub in Galway, on St. Patrick's Day.

classclown 6 years, 1 month ago

These days though I don't drink like I used to, I tend to favor whiskey over beer. Though when I do drink beer, I like Miller Genuine Draft.

Yeah, I know... I'm not a snob.

JackMcKee 6 years, 1 month ago

draught beer is far superior. Boulevard Pale Ale is my favorite pedestrian draught beer. Avery Mephistopheles if I'm feeling more adventurous. It's been known to cause hallucinations and delusions of grandeur. Much like Free State C3.

Mary Darst 6 years, 1 month ago

Don't really care for the fancy beer. As a friend of mine once called it "cheerleader beer", I prefer a Busch Lite or Bud Light. I do remember drinking Schilitz in high school.

Bill Lee 6 years, 1 month ago

Generally, the darkest brew a bar has on tap. That usually ends up being Guinness or Free State Oatmeal Stout.

A couple of years ago, I had a Belgian beer with a 13% alcohol content that I liked, but I don't remember the name of it. I'd like to find it again. It had a bold flavor.

RoeDapple 6 years, 1 month ago

When the sons-in-law makes fun of my Bud Light I just tell 'em next time I'll bring armadillo urine (Lone Star).

jalopy 6 years, 1 month ago

no andhowsyourbush crap or colorado water.===dos amber or boulevard wheat ok johnny walker better

LadyJ 6 years, 1 month ago

What's with all the smoke around the town, is there a fire somewhere? Surely they wouldn't have a controlled burn on such a windy day. It's playing havoc with my asthma. Alex, what's the story?

Enlightenment 6 years, 1 month ago

Rogue Double Dead Guy Ale and almost all porters and stouts.

Liberty275 6 years, 1 month ago

Colt 45 or Guinness depending on where I am and what's available. Third choice... Mich Lite. Everybody has that.

bad_dog 6 years, 1 month ago

Modus Hoperandi, Breckenridge Brewery's "Avalanche", Sebago Brewery's "Full Throttle" Double IPA, Boulevard Double Wide IPA,...

Norm Jennings 6 years, 1 month ago

bad_dog that is a d*rn fine list...mine doesn't match but a tip of the cap to the quality

Hoegaarden Belgian WeisBier Fat Tire Tie for 3rd - Blue Moon and Mothership Wit Tie for 5th - Pilsner Urquell, Odell Easy Street Wheat, Twisted Creek Wheat Tie for 8th - Irish Ale, Sam Adams Winter Lager, Ad Astra

bad_dog 6 years, 1 month ago

Back atcha jq. I was in an IPA kind of mood when posting, but there are many other fine examples I left out; some of which you captured as well as the Japanese beers noted below by Vertigo.

As Tom T. Hall once sang: "As a matter of fact, I like beer."

somedude20 6 years, 1 month ago

almost any beer with more than 7.42% alcohol. oh and anything your daughters and I drink out of your fridge while you are gone or sleeping!

Shane Garrett 6 years, 1 month ago

Free State Copperhead Pale Ale. or Blvd. Double Wide IPA

riverdrifter 6 years, 1 month ago

Copperhead pale ale for a crafter. Pacifico -ice cold, I can pound them down on a hot summer evening.

tbaker 6 years, 1 month ago

Yuengling Traditional Lager. Can't get it in KS

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