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Re: Beer?



Dan,

  A much better Belgian beer that is still reasonable is Leffe Blonde - much 
more authentic then Stella, but does have an 6.6% content.
I just paid $42 for a case, and it was well worth it! And yes some of the beers 
 in PA are pretty strong!

On Aug 8, 2010, at 12:12 PM, Dan Copenhaver wrote:

> 5.2% strong? Thats nothing compared to some local beers we have around here 
> in PA. There is this one that is 11% I think called Troeginator and numerous 
> ones that are in the 8 to 9% range.
> 
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Badge Holder" 
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> To: "Fony Fontana" <fonyfontana@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> Cc: "led zeppelin" <zeppelin@xxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Sunday, August 08, 2010 11:56 AM
> Subject: Re: Beer?
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> 
>> It looks like a can of Stella Artois - which has an unfortunate and
>> unpleasant nickname in the UK of "wife beater", as in "He went out and
>> drank 5 pints of wife beater ..."
>> 
>> It's a strong lager (5.2%) which (rightly or wrongly, I'm not sure)
>> has a reputation for bringing out the worst in people who drink it in
>> large enough quantities.  I like beer, but don't care much for the
>> taste of Stella myself - I find it too strong with a slightly chemical
>> aftertaste.
>> 
>> Cheers!
>> 
>> Dawn
>> 
>> On 30 July 2010 09:26, Fony Fontana <fonyfontana@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> 
>>> 
>>> Quick question about the Page/Hunter pic om Ross' site. I see Page holding 
>>> a beer. I thought he had quit?
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> Cheers Tony
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
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