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    I tend to lump beer into three categories: Fine (Edit:Of superior quality), OK, and Terrible

    Terrible has three subsets, and they are not all cheap gas station beers. There is terrible - burns my stomach (Sam Adams/Yuengling). There is terrible - way overpriced (Heineken/Some African Malt Liquor I Don't Remember). Then there is terrible - Dag Nasty.

    My all-time Dag Nastiest beer used to Stella Artois, but it turned out I just got a bad can of it off a street vendor in Budapest. It has quickly been moved to the fine category for beers to have with dinner.

    My new all-time Dag Nastiest is Old Peculier. It was like drinking a beer from some sweaty guy's ass crack. I haven't been brave enough to try it again it was so bad. So I have no way of knowing if I got a bad bottle (see Stella above). But that is my vote.
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    I like Old Peculier, and would kill for a good south african beer
    (castle or windhoek lager).

    Terrible? most american beers.

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    i'm with you there, marty... i can't believe the effluent that passes for beer much of the time south of the border. nasty, nasty stuff.
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    Sam Adams is probably the worst beer I've ever had. In all fairness to Sam Adams it was early on in my beer drinking days and my tastes have changed. I haven't been willing to try it again tho. Guinness is the best. It's really the only beer I look forward to drinking. If not Guinness, I don't care, but it's usually PBR or some area micro brew.

    Edit: Kokanee was my favorite beer in college.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ofofhy
    I tend to lump beer into three categories: Fine, OK, and Terrible
    I stopped reading there and didn't read any replies. If you think the best beer is "fine" or "ok", then what's the point of starting a beer thread?

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    3 Stoogies. Pure nasty.

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    Flat and warm.

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    Quote Originally Posted by LordOpie
    I stopped reading there and didn't read any replies. If you think the best beer is "fine" or "ok", then what's the point of starting a beer thread?
    I didn't mean fine as "How's your day? Fine", I meant fine as in "of superior quality." (For me, Chimay Rouge)

    OK (and I do mean just OK), is the stuff you drink when it's the only one available (For me, Bud bottles).
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    Heineken or Amstel Gold. They're Belgian, right? Thoroughly awful.

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    tecate... god damn mexico beer

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    best beer: anything from mcausland. they sponsored my cyclo-cross team with 28 cases of beer this fall. good season.
    when walking, just walk. when sitting, just sit. when riding, just ride. above all, don't wobble.

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    Red, White & Blue

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    Canadian Beer.. tastes like skunk pizz

    ... anything under $15.00 a case

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    Heineken

    How do you know what pizz taste like

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    stacey... can't handle the alcohol level in canadian beer, i take it?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ebbtide
    Heineken

    How do you know what pizz taste like

    Oh dem golden showers, er... slippers

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    Quote Originally Posted by velocipedio
    stacey... can't handle the alcohol level in canadian beer, i take it?


    Yeah, right You're talking to someone who drinks Guinness at room temperature.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Moonshot
    Heineken or Amstel Gold. They're Belgian, right? Thoroughly awful.

    They are Dutch and horrible!

    Good beers are Super Bok from Portugal and San Miguel from Spain!
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    Hoegaarden.

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    All beer is nasty.

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    I Hate the taste of beer. I agree with ya Jamie!

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    Anything that isn't scotch or rye.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stacey


    Yeah, right You're talking to someone who drinks Guinness at room temperature.
    Guinness has less alcohol than pretty much every Canadian beer, only 4.0%. See for yourself...

    http://www.realbeer.com/edu/health/calories.php

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    Most cdn beer has 5 (weak) to 7ish...

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    There are "bad" tasting beers because of strong, offensive taste. That can be the result of storage and shipping problems. Every English beer I had in London was far better than they taste in Houston.

    But, what truly offends me are the beers with no taste or flavor at all. Miller Lite is certainly a pathetic excuse for beer. I'm sure that if the USA had any sort of standard for what can be called a "beer", Miller Lite would fail to qualify.

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