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Re: Beer?



Hey, 5.2 is strong...if you're from Utah.

On Sun, Aug 8, 2010 at 10:57 AM, Paul Hammond <pauleh@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> Dan,
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> ?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!
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> On Aug 8, 2010, at 12:12 PM, Dan Copenhaver wrote:
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>> 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.
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>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Badge Holder" 
>> <fbo.badgeholder@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> To: "Fony Fontana" <fonyfontana@xxxxxxxxxxx>
>> Cc: "led zeppelin" <zeppelin@xxxxxxxx>
>> Sent: Sunday, August 08, 2010 11:56 AM
>> Subject: Re: Beer?
>>
>>
>>> 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:
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>>>> Quick question about the Page/Hunter pic om Ross' site. I see Page holding 
>>>> a beer. I thought he had quit?
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>>>> Cheers Tony
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