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Serious question. If a fruit-based beer is made, but it's not sweet at all, is it still unmanly to drink it? (I never drink fruit-based beers, but I could potentially see a market for it without looking like a wuss.)


Pyramid Apricot Ale is from the Gods.


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Looking at you avi makes me want to crack open an Elysian Dark O the Moon.


that stuff is so goddam good.

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Looking at you avi makes me want to crack open an Elysian Dark O the Moon.


that stuff is so goddam good.


Yeah it is. I haven't had this year's Great Pumpkin, but a few years ago, that beer was even better than Dark O' The Moon. (Last year's Great Pumpkin was a disappointment, though. :( )

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Apricot Ale is for lesbians. Well, all my lesbian friends (and by 'friends' I mean two) drink it.

For fruit beers with Pyramid I like the Strawberry Blonde Saison.

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Men? Is any man going to drink strawberry cider?


Because Men buy the ale so that the women will drink it. Duh.

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Roland is all about strawberry cider

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Roland is all about strawberry cider


I've never had a strawberry beer or alcoholic cider in my life.

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I thought Fruity beers were like the hillbilly, date rape, drink of choice. Like a modern day adaptation of Bartles and James Peach wine cooler. Buy em for the "Ladies", end of story.

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Roland is all about strawberry cider


I've never had a strawberry beer or alcoholic cider in my life.


Says the man the likes to have his prostate "milked".

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Says the man the likes to have his prostate "milked".


You don't know what you're talking about, junior.

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When I brew a "fruit ale" I try to downplay the chosen fruit. I don't want it to overpower the natural flavors of the malt, yeast or hops. I just did a apple hefe. And though the apple flavor came out just a little too understated, it was still there. I don't want to brew a fruit beer where the flavor is so prominent that, though it might be good, you'd only be able to drink just 1 and then have to move on. To me, to brew a beer where the fruit flavor is so outfront that it dominates what an ale is all about, malts, yeast and hops...just isn't right. But thats just me.

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Apricot Ale is for lesbians.


And I am a lesbian.

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