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Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Back to Blogging about Beer

It is so awesomely beautiful outside today, that when my eyes are open, it nearly takes my breath away. The sun's so bright, the sky's so blue, and the mountains are so clear and imposing. I drove over the Pattullo Bridge to get some beer, mostly with my eyes open. I don't mind driving to Central City Brewing to fill my growlers. At around 11:00 AM the traffic is light on the bridge. It takes only a few minutes to the brewery which is 5 KM from where I live.

I went thinking to purchase a whole gallon of Red Racer India Style Red Ale. Although I've never tried it, I know the special IPA would be agreeable. It simply sounds like something I'd like.

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Unfortunately, the gal couldn't fulfill my request. Therefore, I went with two quarts of Red Racer Super Stellar IPA. I can never get enough of that stuff although it has an IBU of 68. Call me a hophead. My other choice was a growler of Red Racer White Ale. Can't say I ever tried this one but I do enjoy variety. I guess I have limits though. For example, I passed on the Red Racer Raspberry Wheat Ale this time around.

It just didn't seem like the right time for a fruit beer when a system of enormous storms is heading this way and due to arrive by the end of the week. By then, I suppose I could fill my one remaining growler with Steel & Oak Brown Ale. That'd be perfect for stormy weather and their brewery is, in fact, much closer to where I live.

Beer in the Fridge


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