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Title: How are yuuuuu?
Post by: oscarvan on February 16, 2011, 01:01:54 pm
Yup, Scotland......"Glasgo" to be exact. Found a really, I mean really nice place in the Pot Still....

http://www.thepotstill.co.uk/

For all you Scotch freaks, this place would be HEAVEN. But alas, since I had to behave I held back, and just enjoyed a cask conditioned Deuchars....... probably the best beer made in the UK...... (I know, I know, that's a sore subject.... all due respect.......)

http://www.caledonian-brewery.co.uk/deuchars/index.htm

Fer cryin' out loud, pull yerself together man!  Yer' a grown man flyin an air machine! Yer cryin' like a bebe!
Title: Re: How are yuuuuu?
Post by: alikocho on February 16, 2011, 03:59:10 pm
It is a good beer, but not I feel the best beer brewed in the UK. I suggest wider sampling is in order.
Title: Re: How are yuuuuu?
Post by: kerneldustjacket on February 16, 2011, 04:07:34 pm
I suggest oscar finds a reason to divert to Bristol the next time he flies anywhere near the UK.......

(maybe blame the weather? Doe's the UK have any bad weather?) ;D
Title: Re: How are yuuuuu?
Post by: alikocho on February 16, 2011, 04:12:14 pm

(maybe blame the weather? Doe's the UK have any bad weather?) ;D

We have a lot of wet. Nothing dramatic, but we do have plenty of wet.
Title: Re: How are yuuuuu?
Post by: kerneldustjacket on February 16, 2011, 04:36:31 pm

(maybe blame the weather? Doe's the UK have any bad weather?) ;D

We have a lot of wet. Nothing dramatic, but we do have plenty of wet.

Reason enough to stay inside and have a pint.
Title: Re: How are yuuuuu?
Post by: euge on February 16, 2011, 06:34:23 pm
How aire ewe?

Spent 3 happy years in Scotland outside Aberdeen. Drank a fair bit o McCewan's... Which is funny because they obviously didn't mind selling beer to a 12 year old.
Title: Re: How are yuuuuu?
Post by: phillamb168 on February 17, 2011, 03:28:02 am
Belhaven brewery turned me on to 'real' beers back when I had just turned 21 (six years already! I'm getting old) and I still love their Wee Heavy and Twisted Thistle.
Title: Re: How are yuuuuu?
Post by: oscarvan on February 18, 2011, 08:16:14 am
I suggest oscar finds a reason to divert to Bristol the next time he flies anywhere near the UK.......

(maybe blame the weather? Doe's the UK have any bad weather?) ;D

Darn.... we just quit flying there. Spent quite a few layovers.
Title: Re: How are yuuuuu?
Post by: alikocho on February 18, 2011, 08:34:38 am
I suggest oscar finds a reason to divert to Bristol the next time he flies anywhere near the UK.......

(maybe blame the weather? Doe's the UK have any bad weather?) ;D

Darn.... we just quit flying there. Spent quite a few layovers.

You fly for Continental by any chance? I'm irritated that they dropped the Bristol to Newark route last year  >:(
Title: Re: How are yuuuuu?
Post by: oscarvan on February 18, 2011, 08:10:07 pm
I suggest oscar finds a reason to divert to Bristol the next time he flies anywhere near the UK.......

(maybe blame the weather? Doe's the UK have any bad weather?) ;D

Darn.... we just quit flying there. Spent quite a few layovers.

You fly for Continental by any chance? I'm irritated that they dropped the Bristol to Newark route last year  >:(

It was a money loser to begin with. We flew it because the City of Bristol guaranteed us for a period of time.... Time was up.
Title: Re: How are yuuuuu?
Post by: alikocho on February 19, 2011, 01:27:33 am
I suggest oscar finds a reason to divert to Bristol the next time he flies anywhere near the UK.......

(maybe blame the weather? Doe's the UK have any bad weather?) ;D

Darn.... we just quit flying there. Spent quite a few layovers.

You fly for Continental by any chance? I'm irritated that they dropped the Bristol to Newark route last year  >:(

It was a money loser to begin with. We flew it because the City of Bristol guaranteed us for a period of time.... Time was up.

Too bad, but if you make it back, let's see about grabbing a beer,
Title: Re: How are yuuuuu?
Post by: punatic on February 24, 2011, 09:51:36 pm
Yup, Scotland......"Glasgo" to be exact. Found a really, I mean really nice place in the Pot Still....


Hey!  I've got one of those...    (a really nice place, that is...  ;) )