Fav beer type?

General brewing information, questions and discussion. Topics that do not seem to fit elsewhere.

Moderators: slothrob, 2row, wottaguy

Fav beer type?

Postby yaturaz » Fri Mar 14, 2008 6:40 am

I was just wondering what is everyones favorite beer type? I really like American ambers. Is there anything you would highly recommend to brew?
yaturaz
Pale Ale
Pale Ale
 
Posts: 50
Joined: Sat Feb 02, 2008 4:58 am
Location: CA,USA

Postby cronix » Fri Mar 14, 2008 9:50 pm

Northern Brown Ale

Like NewCastle!!!
cronix
 
Posts: 8
Joined: Fri Mar 14, 2008 9:40 pm

Postby hansolo » Sat Mar 15, 2008 12:10 am

I love Dry Stouts. I remember back when I used to drink that Dudweiser and wouldn't drink a Guinness if my life depended on it. But now it's like my life depends on get a Guinness on a regular basis, at least once a week.
WWW.CAFEPRESS.COM/EHINNOVATIONS
T-shirts and more for homebrewers and people with a sense of humor
User avatar
hansolo
Pale Ale
Pale Ale
 
Posts: 53
Joined: Wed Feb 06, 2008 8:25 am
Location: MI

Fav beer type?

Postby bfabre » Sat Mar 15, 2008 2:27 pm

I have never tasted a beer I did not like. Just beers that tasted better than others.
What I consume the most.....Porters and Stouts. Eventhough, I do enjoy and mild IPA and a smooth Brown ale from time to time.
"B"
User avatar
bfabre
Double IPA
Double IPA
 
Posts: 139
Joined: Thu Nov 22, 2007 12:05 am
Location: Tenino, WA

Re: Fav beer type?

Postby slothrob » Sat Mar 15, 2008 8:01 pm

bfabre wrote:I have never tasted a beer I did not like. Just beers that tasted better than others.

I'll double that!

Really like a great Maibock, Pilsner, IPA, or Bitter, though.
BTP v2.0.* Windows XP
User avatar
slothrob
Moderator
Moderator
 
Posts: 1757
Joined: Mon Apr 10, 2006 1:36 pm
Location: Greater Boston

Postby Beer Man » Sun Mar 30, 2008 11:45 pm

I like Hinnys or even a stong malt beer. :wink:
User avatar
Beer Man
Light Lager
Light Lager
 
Posts: 11
Joined: Sat Mar 29, 2008 6:32 pm

brown ale

Postby yaturaz » Tue Apr 08, 2008 6:47 am

I am drinking a brown ale That I came up with and I really like this. I can't wait to try a hefeweizen or a Belgian Style White .Yum Yum


Does anyone have the recipe for Widmer hefeweizen or blue moon?
yaturaz
Pale Ale
Pale Ale
 
Posts: 50
Joined: Sat Feb 02, 2008 4:58 am
Location: CA,USA

Look at this posted recipe

Postby brewmeisterintng » Tue Apr 08, 2008 7:28 am

Chasing the Grail
I know it's a dunkel but it rocks. You won't be sorry
User avatar
brewmeisterintng
Strong Ale
Strong Ale
 
Posts: 382
Joined: Thu Jan 13, 2005 9:47 pm
Location: Clarksville, TN

Postby Borch » Sat May 10, 2008 7:44 pm

It depends totally on my mood. There are times when I really want a really malty dark lager and there are other times when I all I want is pure total hoppy IPA bliss. I still haven't figured out why this is or what controls my cravings, so I just go with the flow and keep a lot of different styles on hand all the time.
Borch
 
Posts: 1
Joined: Tue Apr 04, 2006 10:56 pm

Postby jimcraig » Mon May 12, 2008 10:24 pm

cronix wrote:Northern Brown Ale
Like NewCastle!!!

English Browns are my favorite. My second mini mash I brewed was a tweaked version of Newcastle. 2oz more Crystal Malt and 2oz more 2oz more Black Malt.

side by side it has been picked over Newcastle by 3 people.
User avatar
jimcraig
Light Lager
Light Lager
 
Posts: 35
Joined: Wed May 07, 2008 8:33 pm
Location: Nashvile

Postby djavet » Tue May 13, 2008 2:34 pm

Old english porter for me.

Dom
djavet
Double IPA
Double IPA
 
Posts: 114
Joined: Mon Jun 26, 2006 7:24 am
Location: Switzerland

Postby hansolo » Mon May 26, 2008 11:51 pm

hansolo wrote:I love Dry Stouts. I remember back when I used to drink that Dudweiser and wouldn't drink a Guinness if my life depended on it. But now it's like my life depends on get a Guinness on a regular basis, at least once a week.


I would like to add Irish Red Ales too. I have been finding a lot of reds in the last few weeks and I am a fan now. :lol:
WWW.CAFEPRESS.COM/EHINNOVATIONS
T-shirts and more for homebrewers and people with a sense of humor
User avatar
hansolo
Pale Ale
Pale Ale
 
Posts: 53
Joined: Wed Feb 06, 2008 8:25 am
Location: MI

Postby jimcraig » Tue May 27, 2008 12:09 am

here is a pick of my 2nd round batch of my fave so far. English Brown Ale

Image

first time having to use a blow off tube, but 5gals of beer in a 5gal carboy, no room for it to go so...

should I be concerned about losing all that goodness up the tube? its bubbling away like crazy, sounds like an aquarium :mrgreen:
User avatar
jimcraig
Light Lager
Light Lager
 
Posts: 35
Joined: Wed May 07, 2008 8:33 pm
Location: Nashvile

Postby Benjamin1c » Tue Sep 07, 2010 12:03 am

My favorite beer... Ohh, boy... dude, thats like asking what my favorite kind of girl is, where to start?

I mean, you got yer blondes, reds, dark and exotic, pale and bubbly, pleasantly stout, slender and tall... oops, right, we're talking about beer :-)

All depends, but some styles seem advanced enough that I haven't tried yet (ex: fruit beer, lambic). It also depends on if there is a certain occasion, like holiday beer for the holidays, or if my liquid masterpiece is to be pared with certain style of food, the best example of this is to go with bar b q in the summer... definitely a mildly hopped pale ale or weizen in the that case.
Benjamin1c
Light Lager
Light Lager
 
Posts: 25
Joined: Mon Aug 02, 2010 11:54 pm
Location: maryland


Return to General

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest