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Beer Appreciation Thread

The Scribbling Man

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I'm just about ready to shoot my computer over this rendering issue I'm having, so I've decided to crack out a beer and watch a film.

Anyone here into good beer? What's a good style for soothing your frustrations? 

I've got a Cornish Dubbel, Smoked Brown, Stout, Autumn Ale, Rye IPA...etc
 

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Not sure I can get that where I am :p Had a Simcoe and Rye Amber in the end (Wiper and True), and stuck on the original King Kong.  Hit the spot.
 

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The Scribbling Man said:
Anyone here into good beer? What's a good style for soothing your frustrations? 

I've got a Cornish Dubbel, Smoked Brown, Stout, Autumn Ale, Rye IPA...etc

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I'd have thought this would be more up your street, @"Moe_Syzlak" ;) 

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Aw mate, don't even. I've just had the most technologically stressful week of my life!

I installed an SD card reader to discover it wasn't compatible with SDHC. Bought a new one and another hard drive to boot.

On installing these I knocked my graphics card slightly which brought everything to a crashing halt. A couple days of fiddling with everything to discover not a single internal problem, but that my hdmi adapter was busted.

Get a new one. Computer now boots up to a black screen with only a cursor. Shit. My train is leaving in hours, I just have to install my brother's xmas present onto this SD card!

System repair tells me nothing is wrong. Uhhh bullshit! I system to restore and FINALLY get everything working.

I've never transferred files so feverishly in my life, but I made it onto my train with xmas gift in tow.

Even in spite of all this though, the HDD I just installed? Not recognised... *sigh* I really don't want to have to open that thing up again

I plan to pair this with a cool refreshing glass of whatever pish lager Tesco is selling in a couple hours...
 

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Zamros said:
Aw mate, don't even. I've just had the most technologically stressful week of my life!

I installed an SD card reader to discover it wasn't compatible with SDHC. Bought a new one and another hard drive to boot.

On installing these I knocked my graphics card slightly which brought everything to a crashing halt. A couple days of fiddling with everything to discover not a single internal problem, but that my hdmi adapter was busted.

Get a new one. Computer now boots up to a black screen with only a cursor. Shit. My train is leaving in hours, I just have to install my brother's xmas present onto this SD card!

System repair tells me nothing is wrong. Uhhh bullshit! I system to restore and FINALLY get everything working.

I've never transferred files so feverishly in my life, but I made it onto my train with xmas gift in tow.

Even in spite of all this though, the HDD I just installed? Not recognised... *sigh* I really don't want to have to open that thing up again

Sounds like you need a beer! 

I plan to pair this with a cool refreshing glass of whatever pish lager Tesco is selling in a couple hours...

:-/  ;)
 

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Autumnal beer and Blade Runner: Danse Macabre, this evening is. 

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I'm drinking Fosters. No way near as nice and posh as everything you posted. Cheap pish :D
 

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I'm not old enough to drink so I couldn't tell you

I do enjoy a crisp lemonade though
 

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Technology doesn't suck today, but beer is ever good. Today's Christmas Eve treat:

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Not beer, but I'm drinking Dalwhinnie Scotch Whisky tonight and raging at OpenShot being broken for no good reason.
 

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For NYE, I’ll be drinking a barrel-aged Goose Island Bourbon County. Haven’t decided yet whether it will be the stout or the barleywine.
 

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Moe_Syzlak said:
For NYE, I’ll be drinking a barrel-aged Goose Island Bourbon County. Haven’t decided yet whether it will be the stout or the barleywine.

That sounds amazing. I've heard good things about Goose Island. 

I haven't got anything special, sadly. Just a Cornish Pale Ale and a Brewdog Elvis Juice :(

I do have a Founder's Backwoods Bastard at home though (nearly 12% ABV), which I'll definitely be cracking out this week.
 

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The Bourbon County stuff is pretty great. Their regular stuff doesn’t do much for me. I had a Backwoods Bastard a few weeks ago. It was good.
 

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Goose Island's stuff is great, I'm particularly fond of the 312 but their IPA is very tasty as well.

Most of my holiday season intake consisted of BrewDog produce, including a few cans of Slot Machine, a lovely and restrained Rye IPA. Aside from that the most unusual thing I tried was a chocolate orange Christmas porter from Stewart Brewing...
 

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Had a Brewdog Elvis Juice last night and it was pretty good. I generally find a lot of Brewdog's stuff to be a bit "meh" (had a Dead Pony as well and wasn't a fan), but I really dug the Elvis.
 
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