Needed to increase my post count.
ObBeer: I enjoyed the Half-Pipe Porter from Employee-owned Full Sail Brewing in Hood River, OR. It is one of their seasonals. Very full-bodied and delicious. A great example of one of my favorite styles.
What do you guys like to do with Gin? The wife bought a bottle of Sapphire on impulse, and it's really not in my wheelhouse, mixologist-wise. Chill a glass, shake with ice, whisper the word "vermouth" and pour is about all I can bear to do.
We are a whole community of "that guy" - StPatGuy