Get Free, Friendly, Expert Advice
Call 1-888-352-9466 or email

Designed and Manufactured in Canada Since 1980


Wall'O'Fame
Solarrdadd's 7.1 Apartment HT!
A promise is A promise... Axiom's second home
AxiomAudio Blog

Insider’s Sneak Peek: AxiomAeris

Axiom’s New Computer Speakers

Blind Listening Tests

Who's Online
1 registered (Socketman), 41 Guests and 7 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Financing
Forum Stats
13,380 Registered Members
11 Forums
23,216 Topics
411,143 Posts

Most users ever online: 378 @ 02/24/13 04:33 PM
Top Posters
Ken.C 17932
pmbuko 16357
SirQuack 13357
CV 11473
MarkSJohnson 11198
Meanwhile On Facebook
Page 228 of 258 < 1 2 226 227 228 229 230 257 258 >
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#361827 - 12/24/11 07:13 PM Re: beer thread **** [Re: CatBrat]
FireGuy Offline
devotee

Registered: 10/31/07
Posts: 316
Loc: Buffalo, New York
I love porters and oatmeal stouts. This is nice. Looks like a great pre-dinner beer.
_________________________
FireGuy
M22V3/M3ti/M2V3/Omega Super 5/Aperion 5C/OutlawLFM1+Sub/Denon AVR1906/YamDVDC750/AS AMP110

Top
#361931 - 12/27/11 06:37 AM Re: beer thread [Re: FireGuy]
MarkSJohnson Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 09/27/04
Posts: 11198
Loc: Central NH
Woot has a Mr. Beer Premium Edition Home Beer Kit today for $20.

Joyce has mentioned that she'd like to try brewing someday.

What say you, oh Gods of Hops, shall I make the purchase, or shall our new kitchen not smell of the brew??
_________________________
::::::: No disrespect to Axiom, but my favorite woofer is my yellow lab :::::::

Top
#361950 - 12/27/11 11:24 AM Re: beer thread [Re: MarkSJohnson]
medic8r Offline
axiomite

Registered: 02/05/06
Posts: 6436
Loc: Fredericksburg, Virginia
*crickets*

All the beeromoes must be sleeping in today ....
_________________________
"The Universe is the game of the self, which plays hide and seek forever and ever" - Alan Watts

Top
#361951 - 12/27/11 12:00 PM Re: beer thread [Re: medic8r]
Ken.C Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 05/03/03
Posts: 17932
Loc: NoVA
There's just something wrong with plastic+beer. But hey, it's $20, go for it, Mark!
_________________________
I am the Doctor, and THIS... is my SPOON!

Top
#361955 - 12/27/11 01:06 PM Re: beer thread [Re: FireGuy]
SqBobGodPants Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 03/23/10
Posts: 3374
Loc: Massachusetts Badlands
Originally Posted By: FireGuy
Looks like a great pre-dinner beer.


Really, Rich? And just how many time-of-day stamped bottles constitute 17 waking hours?

My co-workers are time-based drinkers, too! Only, they're so unsophisticated, they "use" the same beer all day and all night long. Philistines! They should have their own homeland.
_________________________
#2. Graven Images. Whatchya got? WWSBGPD?

Top
#362000 - 12/27/11 10:58 PM Re: beer thread [Re: SqBobGodPants]
Happy Birthday tomtuttle Offline
axiomite

Registered: 06/20/03
Posts: 8417
Loc: Tacoma
No, they'd need a classic beer to have a real country. Or maybe some nuclear weapons. Zappa. Reflect!

I used the Young's Double Chocolate in beeramisu once. It was very good.

I don't think those little plastic beer kits are worth your time or money. Using one of those and saying it is "brewing your own beer" is like listening to a crappy soundbar and saying it is "home theatre". While technically correct, the results are insufficient to convey truth or meaning.

As to my own beering, I remain in love with Sierra Celebration Ale, especially this year's "fresh hop" version. I also recently experienced Ninkasi ReNewAle Porter, from one of my favorite NW IPA brewers. Very nice.
_________________________
bibere usque ad hilaritatem

Top
#362018 - 12/28/11 06:42 AM Re: beer thread [Re: tomtuttle]
MarkSJohnson Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 09/27/04
Posts: 11198
Loc: Central NH
I passed on the Mr. Beer.

I didn't have high expectations for it, and it was only $20, but figured if Joyce and I want to get into this, the first step would probably be to join the (apparently, very active) local brew club and see what people recommend for equipment.
_________________________
::::::: No disrespect to Axiom, but my favorite woofer is my yellow lab :::::::

Top
#362022 - 12/28/11 09:05 AM Re: beer thread [Re: MarkSJohnson]
SqBobGodPants Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 03/23/10
Posts: 3374
Loc: Massachusetts Badlands
Doesn't Tom have the right to sue anyone who calls themselves, or anything else, "Mr. Beer?"
_________________________
#2. Graven Images. Whatchya got? WWSBGPD?

Top
#362060 - 12/28/11 04:58 PM Re: beer thread [Re: MarkSJohnson]
pmbuko Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 04/02/03
Posts: 16357
Loc: Leesburg, Virginia
Mr. Beer kits make mediocre beer at best. They may be responsible for turning many people off to brewing.
_________________________

I can explain it to you but I can't understand it for you.

Top
#362064 - 12/28/11 05:11 PM Re: beer thread [Re: pmbuko]
pmbuko Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 04/02/03
Posts: 16357
Loc: Leesburg, Virginia
Here is a list of beers I drank over the last week that I either brought with me to share in Oklahoma (at my parents' place) or purchased and shared after arriving. They are listed in order, all imbibed from 10 days ago to two days ago.

Allies Win the War! (English Strong Ale) by 21st Amendment Brewery
Dark Intrigue (Russian Imperial Stout) by Victory Brewing Company
Moose Drool Brown Ale by Big Sky Brewing Company
The Sixth Glass (Quad) by Boulevard Brewing Co.
Scape Goat Pale Ale by Big Sky Brewing Company
My homebrew saison
Rhinoel (Dubbel) by Lost Rhino Brewing Company (a new local NoVA brewery)
Autumn 2011 Farmhouse Pale (brewed with plums) by Almanac Beer Co.
Double-Wide IPA by Boulevard Brewing Co.
Our Own Bavarian-Styled Doppel Weizen by Lagunitas Brewing Company
It's Alive! (Belgian wild ale) by Mikkeller
Black Lightning (American Black Ale) by DuClaw Brewing Company
Koppi Tomahawk x Guji Natural Coffee IPA by Mikkeller

The standouts? Allies Win the War, Sixth Glass, Double-Wide IPA, 2011 Farmhouse Pale, and the Coffee IPA were all fantastic, but every one was at least quite good.

I like how my brothers and I have specialized in different beverage categories. I provide beer, Adam provides wine, and my youngest brother Andy (now 21) handles coffee at family gatherings.
_________________________

I can explain it to you but I can't understand it for you.

Top
Page 228 of 258 < 1 2 226 227 228 229 230 257 258 >

Moderator:  alan, Amie, Andrew, axiomadmin, Brent, Debbie, Ian, Jc 

Home  |  Corporate Info  |  Products  |  Message Board  |  FAQs  |  Warranty  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Statement   |  Contact Us

©2015 Colquhoun Audio Laboratories Limited
All Rights Reserved.