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Weihenstephan Buy 2 Get 1 Free Offer

By on October 5, 2012 in Beer & Booze
Weihenstephan Buy 2 Get 1 Free Offer

We were at Jung Ceylon which is the main shopping mall in Salong in the afternoon and saw a German restaurant called Deutsches Kneipe offering Weihenstephan beer on tap with a buy 2 get 1 free offer.   How could we resist stopping in for one.  Weihenstephan is the oldest brewery in the world and is […]

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Erdinger Dunkel Buy 2 Get 1 Free Finish With Kwak

By on October 5, 2012 in Beer & Booze
Erdinger Dunkel Buy 2 Get 1 Free Finish With Kwak

The Erdinger on top buy 2 get one free deal is hard to pass up. Then to finish off with something special.   This is Strong Ale from Belgium called kwak served in its own small yard glass. There is a trap when drinking from these types of glasses.  When you reach this point there is […]

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Back To Serious Beer Drinking

By on October 4, 2012 in Beer & Booze
Back To Serious Beer Drinking

We have tired almost all the best beers at Central now.  There are a few left but none in our preferred styles.  We did have to more beers to try from Huyghe brewery which I can’t even pronounce.  Luckily they give them easier to pronounce names.    They are Abbey style beers but not in the […]

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Erdinger On Top

By on October 1, 2012 in Beer & Booze
Erdinger On Top

At the Central Mall where we have been trying all the imported bottled beer they also have Erdinger (German) and Heineken (Dutch) on tap. Between 6.30 and 8.00 pm they have a buy two get one free deal.  We started with the Erdinger Wiess. This is what i have been drinking in the Philippines when […]

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Memminger Wiess and Barbar Beer

By on October 1, 2012 in Beer & Booze
Memminger Wiess and Barbar Beer

Dropped into the Wine Connection again for a bite to eat.  The food is very good especially the Pizza which I have had twice. Almost the only non-Thai food i have had since arriving a month ago. The Thai dishes at Wine Connection are also very good. We dad another Memminger Wiess beer. We then […]

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Three of the best

By on October 1, 2012 in Beer & Booze
Three of the best

We started with the Delium Tremens which is  a Belgium strong ale brewed in the Abbey style but not using the distinctive Abbey bottle. We then had the Duvel which is another Belgium strong ale brewed in the Abbey style. We finished off with the Roshefort 10 which is a Trappestes quadruple at around 11% […]

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Karmeliet Tripel

By on September 29, 2012 in Beer & Booze
Karmeliet Tripel

Karmeliet is an unique Tripel light in colour with delicate flavours created from barley, wheat and oats.  It could be said to be an Abbey style beer as the Karmeliters were an order of monks that once brewed beer but no longer do so. This one goes on to my drinking list. This was another […]

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Trappistes Rochefort 6 8 & 10

By on September 28, 2012 in Beer & Booze
Trappistes Rochefort 6 8 & 10

Been back to Central a few times now slowly working through the refrigerators. We tried the Rochefort 6 and 8 and was the numbers increased so did the flavor. We returned the next day and had the Rochefort 10.  These are the types of beer the person that coined the phrase Nectar of the God’s […]

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Best Belgium Beer Selection In Phuket

By on September 28, 2012 in Beer & Booze
Best Belgium Beer Selection In Phuket

While visiting a shopping mall simply known as Central we made a great discovery.  Out in the open foyer area is a bar with what might be the best Belgium beer selection in Phuket.  There might be a better place in Phuket but if there is we have not found it yet. There are three […]

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My Beer Education Continues

By on September 27, 2012 in Beer & Booze
My Beer Education Continues

While in the Philippines one of my preferred imported beers has been an Erdinger Weiss which is a wheat beer from Germany.  For whatever reason it seems to be one of the most commonly available German beers in the Philippines.   I have tried another Weiss (wheat) beer that I like much more. Memminger is now […]

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