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What is the official way to drink a boilermaker?

What is the official way to drink a Boilermaker? First of all there are two types of boilermakers. A boilermaker can refer to two types of beer cocktail. In American terminology, the drink ...
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Could whisky in lager be considered a lethal cocktail?

If you are asking if there is some chemical reaction that makes the mixture of beer and whiskey more toxic than the two drunk separately, I'm pretty sure the answer is no. That said, if you drink a ...
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Which types of beer are commonly used for half-and-half beers?

At our local pub the Eclipse (Guinness & Blue Moon) is also referred to as a Dark Side of the Moon Black Raspberry - Guinness w/ Lindemans Raspberry Frambois Black Death - Guinness w/ Black Widow ...
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Mixing vodka with beer?

Mixing vodka with beer is a great mix and has a definite following and is absolutely safe when drinking responsibly. The Urban Dictionary defines this mix as a Vodkabeer. Vodkabeer A ...
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Beer cocktail recommendation

A few fairly popular (and very different) beer cocktails are: The Boilermaker or Depth Charge The original English version was a mix of draught and brown, but it's more recently been popularised in ...
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Beer cocktail recommendation

Here are some beer cocktails: The Bulldog Mexicana The Mexican Bulldog Margarita, simply put, is a margarita joined by a bottle of Corona--in the same glass. Specifically, that glass should be large ...
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Whiskey and beer recommendations for boilermaker cocktail?

You will find that Porters/Stouts tend to hold up to whiskey/bourbon/scotch better than others. Though, I'm sure you'll find exceptions. One of my favorites is New Holland's - Dragon's Milk with ...
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Whiskey and beer recommendations for boilermaker cocktail?

Having drank these when I was younger, I'd offer the opinion that beer and whisky shouldn't be mixed. The flavours, generally speaking, are usually not complementary, so the only real benefit you'll ...
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Could whisky in lager be considered a lethal cocktail?

Could whiskey in lager be considered a lethal cocktail? The short answer is no. It has not killed me yet! There are a number of ways to drink a Lager beer with whiskey. Traditionally, the liquor is ...
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What is the official way to drink a boilermaker?

In my lexicon, an Irish car bomb is guinness with a shot of bailey's irish cream and jameson dropped in. Two things to keep in mind with the addition of the irish cream: the cream will curdle quickly ...
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Whiskey and beer recommendations for boilermaker cocktail?

Generally speaking a boilermaker is designed to get you drunk quick and mask the the potency and flavor of the whiskey in the beer. That's why you are supposed to shoot it, to get it over with. I ...
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Whiskey and beer recommendations for boilermaker cocktail?

Newcastle (Brown Ale) + Maker's Mark (Bourbon) Slightly inexpensive and the flavors blend pretty well. A lot of people have reservations on Newcastle though. Sheaf (Stout) + Laphroaig (Scotch) ...
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Beer cocktail recommendation

Not exactly beer, but a Spiked Apple Cider (like Redd's, Angry Orchard, or Bold Rock) mixed with a shot of Fireball Cinnamon Whiskey is delicious. As an added bonus, neither of the ingredients are ...
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Beer cocktail recommendation

In the UK, I never came across a "beer cocktail", certainly not one spiked with strong spirits (hard liquor in AmE) like vodka or tequila. I'm somewhat surprised (British understatement) that the OP ...
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Which types of beer are commonly used for half-and-half beers?

Guinness and Harp - a Half & Half Guinness and Ale - Bass, Smithwick's, or John Courage is a Black and Tan. The thought of attempting to properly pour either using lite beer is deplorable!
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Which types of beer are commonly used for half-and-half beers?

I just asked for a half and half but this place didn't have Guiness so the bartender told me to try it with Murphy's and Harp instead. Total fail. The densities were too similar and one mixed into the ...
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