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unwanted can/bottle of beer clarification

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  • I can be a beer snob at times and enjoy the craft beers and microbrews but I regretfully admit my go-to day in day out beer is just plain old Bud Light. But anything left in the fridge is my favorite. The best beer is free beer.
    LBGE 2013, SBGE 2014, Mini 2015
    Columbus IN
  • Tjcoley said:

    Lite beer is like sex in a canoe.

    Love that joke. My only problem with it is that sex in a canoe sounds like it could be fun. Drinking light beer...? Not so much really.
    If the world is something you accept rather than interpret, then you're susceptible to the influence of charismatic idiots.

    In Durham, NC, where I'm kicking ass every day, even without a basket.  
  • SkiddymarkerSkiddymarker Posts: 7,615
    There is no such thing as a beer you cannot use, you might not want to drink it, but you can cook with it. 
    All lights and any name brand beers are excellent for beer batter. 
    Equal parts beer to flour and for every 250 ml of beer (about a cup?) add 15 ml (1 Tbs) baking powder. Whisk together and let stand at room temp for two hours before using. Can even be made with club soda, but near beer is better. 
    Delta B.C. - Vee-Gan: old Indian word for poor hunter. 
  • BotchBotch Posts: 4,389
    For over a year, since the frat house moved in across the street, I've occasionally come home to what I call, "Cop Beer." Cases of Budweiser PBR and any other cheap beer you can imagine. All left of my front porch by thoughtful police officers after busting underage drinkers! Good cops doing a job no one wants to do. I support my local police!
     
    That would almost be worth living across the street from a frat house.
    Almost.  

    :(
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    Live fast, die young, and leave a well-marbled corpse.  
     
    Ogden, Utard.  
  • CookinbobCookinbob Posts: 1,658
    Well I have a friend who drinks only Bud light, but will drink Coors or Mich Ultra if there is nothing else.  If I have too much "left beer", I just invite him over.  I always have two kegs of home brew on tap, and a few interesting micros in the fridge for me.  On the other hand, if it is a hot day at the beach and I am going to be drinking all day, I'll take Coors Light over water.  In reality, there aren't many beers I just won't drink.
    XLBGE, Small BGE, Homebrew and Guitars
    Rochester, NY
  • GriffinGriffin Posts: 7,434
    I think all beers have a time and a place. When its 105+ outside and no wind, when the dogs run out to pee and go staright back to the door, those are the days for a light beer or a cerveza. Don't try and tell me Guiness or a heavy beer is the best beer in the world on that day. Just hand me a near frozen light beer (preferably the best light beer in the world, Lone Star Light) straight from the cooler and I'll recline on a float until I can no longer keep my balance and fall in.

    Richardson, Texas

    Griffin's Grub or you can find me on Facebook

    The Supreme Potentate, Sovereign Commander and Sultan of Wings

     

  • HDumptyEsqHDumptyEsq Posts: 1,095



    That's like Clinton not inhaling...
    But he did suck on it hard

    Tony in Brentwood, TN.

    Medium BGE, New Braunfels off-set smoker, 3-burner Charbroiler gasser, mainly used for Eggcessory  storage, old electric upright now used for Amaz-N-Smoker.

    "I like cooking with wine - sometimes I put it in the food." - W. C. Fields

  • BakerManBakerMan Posts: 159
    RRP said:
    I happen to have just the opposite problem. I will drink an occasional beer, but I have Sam Adams, Guinness and some other brands left in my bar frig that I personally can't stand. Guess I should just throw them out, huh?
    Pour yourself a black & tan.  I have a few friends that hate stout beer but now enjoy a black & tan after I poured them one.  BTW the Guinness needs to be from a can not a bottle.  The bottled Guiness won't work.
    BakerMan - Purcellville, VA "When its smokin' its cookin', when its black its done"
  • BakerManBakerMan Posts: 159
    edited January 2014
    Lite beer is like sex in a canoe.

    Come on Eggcelsior you gotta tell the whole joke for the young people...

    What do Coors Lite and making love in a canoe have in common?

    They are both f%^king close to water!

    :))
    BakerMan - Purcellville, VA "When its smokin' its cookin', when its black its done"
  • BakerManBakerMan Posts: 159
    Hey, how would life be if you could not complain about:
    Schlitz
    PBR
    Stroh's
    Falstaff
    Black Label
    Schaefer
    Iron City 
    Knickerbocker Natural
    Wisconsin Club
    Blatz
    Grain Belt
    Hamm's
    Schoenling
    Gennessee
    Schmidt
    Little Kings
    Mickeys Malt Liquor
    Colt 45
    Rolling Rock
    etc.

    Its funny to see these beers listed.  These are from a bar my Dad worked in when I was a kid (60s).  I found these 8 years after he passed away when I was going through a box of his stuff.


    BakerMan - Purcellville, VA "When its smokin' its cookin', when its black its done"
  • BakerManBakerMan Posts: 159
    I never have this problem at my house.  I have a rule -"No Cheap Beer".  I simply explain to them I'm not feeding you "on sale hot dogs" when you come over to hang out so don't bring cheap beer.  I think the food must be OK because most of them bring good bourbon or scotch when they come.  In case they still don't get it the bottle opener on my Egg table spells it out.
    BakerMan - Purcellville, VA "When its smokin' its cookin', when its black its done"
  • KennyLeeKennyLee Posts: 733
    I'm pretty easy when it comes to beer.  I go back and forth and drink all different kinds.  Favorite is probably Shiner Bock, but love a lot of the other Shiner offerings too.  Also love Corona especially in the summer.  And I usually have some Miller Lite or regular Coors or Budweiser on hand as a staple.  Only ones I don't like that I can think of are like the OP, Michelob Ultra and then Bud Light.  Rest assured however I won't ever throw anything out.  

    LBGE

    Cedar table w/granite top

    Ceramic Grillworks two-tier swing rack

    Perpetual cooler of ice-cold beer

  • henapplehenapple Posts: 15,575
    @Griffin. ..I've never had Lone Star Light. Bring a 12 to Salado.
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
  • GriffinGriffin Posts: 7,434
    henapple said:
    @Griffin. ..I've never had Lone Star Light. Bring a 12 to Salado.


    In the tall boy camoflauged cans!!

     

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    Richardson, Texas

    Griffin's Grub or you can find me on Facebook

    The Supreme Potentate, Sovereign Commander and Sultan of Wings

     

  • I'm trying to square a "light" beer and the "national beer of Texas". Those don't seem to go together. The only light beer I think is decent is Sam Adams or Yeungling.
    If the world is something you accept rather than interpret, then you're susceptible to the influence of charismatic idiots.

    In Durham, NC, where I'm kicking ass every day, even without a basket.  
  • CookinbobCookinbob Posts: 1,658
    We used to have a camp, and somebody brought a case of Milwaukee's Best.  It was still there when we sold the camp 5 years later - half a beer was the most anyone could stand.    Ditto for "Natural Light".  Those are two I would toss.


    XLBGE, Small BGE, Homebrew and Guitars
    Rochester, NY
  • henapplehenapple Posts: 15,575
    Griffin said:


    henapple said:

    @Griffin. ..I've never had Lone Star Light. Bring a 12 to Salado.


    In the tall boy camoflauged cans!!

     

    image

    where's it at...I can't see it.



    =))
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 12,546

    I'm trying to square a "light" beer and the "national beer of Texas". Those don't seem to go together. The only light beer I think is decent is Sam Adams or Yeungling.

    image

    This guy knows what's going on. Only light beers worth drinking.
  • henapplehenapple Posts: 15,575
    Too sweet
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
  • lousubcaplousubcap Posts: 10,010
    After a few leaded beers today, I am still unable to get a handle on light/unleaded/lite beers.  {perhaps I am missing the market message).  
    Louisville;  L & S BGEs 
    Pit Barrel Cooker
    ABC- 
  • henapplehenapple Posts: 15,575
    I'm enjoying a Calfkiller "scorned hooker".
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
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