Posts Tagged ‘ upright ’

Sitting round a table and drinking

Since that’s what adults do these days right? Dat millennial life, talking about our $9 avocado sandwiches.

 

Upright Shades: This is a b1 bottle, so a year or so old? It’s very tasty and not nearly as sour as I remember when it first came out.

Hair of the Dog Bourbon Fred 2012: Yep, I think this is the best beer that HotD has ever made. Maybe once they can carbonate beer again they will return to form.

 

CARBONATED. BOOM.

 

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TIMBERS WIN!

About time we won a few games in a row! Really had me concerned for a while!

Upright Rose City Seven: This beer is quite old, but as always, Upright ages like a champion. Not as sour as I would like, but incredible floral and dry. What a treat to share with friends after a great soccer game!

 

Cantillon Fou Foune 2012: Yep, 5 years old and really delicious! Musty with still a good amount of apricots. Ready for a surprise? THIS BEER IS FUCKING SOUR.

When in Costa Rica, drink craft beer

Drink craft beer whenever you aren’t drinking shit out of fruit or stuff with fruit in it.

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That’s right, I brought beer all the way from Portland to Guanacaste, Costa Rica.

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Don’t hate.

Friday Nights at Growler Guys

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Whoever the hell made this is one fantastic homebrewer. This is the best homebrew I’ve ever had.

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de Garde Bu Rice: Still tasty, but I think it’s falling off right now purely due to how sour this beer has gotten since it was released.

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de Garde 3rd Anniversary: While Bu Rice deteriorated over time, this beer is getting better. Mmmm.

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Upright Heart’s Beat: Here’s another beer that’s improving! Before it wasn’t sour or funky enough, but now the huge cherry bomb is starting to develop some other characteristics. This could easily go a few more years.

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Sante Adairius Southern Sunrise: My favorite beer of the evening, and while I think apricots are a better fruit to use in beer than peaches, this beer is easily better than West Ashley in my opinion.

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Alesmith Barrel Aged Vietnamese Coffee Speedway: God damn that’s a long name to type out. Whatever, this beer is fantastic. On the other hand, I still think my favorite Speedway variant is just normal Vietnamese Coffee.

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Also, don’t spill beer. You might just have to zamboni it.

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Block 15 Super Nebula Breakfast with Woodford & Double Chocolate Vanilla Bean: Woodford is way better. The end.

Can’t Stop Drinking

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Upright Saison Vert has been a constant in my fridge over the last few months. Sadly though, I’ve drank all my bottles…

I guess it’s time to go back to Upright and grab another case.

Fatali Four

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Upright Fatali Four: Great beer as always, but something was going on with this bottle. It had a bit of a ropey mouthfeel, and was really viscous, almost slimey. Perhaps this bottle caught some sort of pedio bug that hasn’t been cleaned up yet.

A New Upright Beer?!

AAAAAND IT’S A YEAR ROUND BREW!

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Upright Saison Vert: Made with black limes or something like that, this beer reminds me a lot of Hill Farmstead Brother Soigne. At $90 a case and tastes like Soigne? Who’s going to be drinking this one the regs without having to trade beer and ship a case across the country?! THIS GUY!