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Tired Hands - Blinded by the Light that Spills


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hopscotch 9151:236
Tired Hands The Light That Spills Out Of The Hole In Your Head = a mean score of 4.23 before I entered my rating?

Seriously?

WTF?

If youíve not yet tried this beer and you donít live within 30 minutes of the brewery or a beer bar that serves it, save your time and money and go buy yourself a sixer of Alpha King.

Muppets!

Iím not EVEN gonna look to see who rated it before me. I probably know someone.










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GT2 8416:598
Has it been rebrewed recently? Otherwise that growler is over a month old.
3/19/2013 10:08:03 PM

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hopscotch 9151:236
Originally posted by GT2
Has it been rebrewed recently? Otherwise that growler is over a month old.

We popped the top on it January 28th, 2013.
3/19/2013 10:15:56 PM

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beastiefan2k 2418:177
hype
3/19/2013 10:20:22 PM

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Jesterdeal 1856:10
They just rebrewed it as their 100th brew (itís actually their 104th but they missed it).
3/19/2013 10:27:48 PM

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daknole 9096:390
Dude that beer was fantastic. Wonderful brew.
3/19/2013 10:54:43 PM

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craftycarl21 2227:71
Yeah Iím going to have to disagree as well. Outrageously good.
3/19/2013 11:01:07 PM

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TURDFERGUSON 3953:153
Itís definitely a softer pale ale, but i did find it exceptional in its balance and juicy, soft palate. In fact, I preferred it much more day after I initially opened it so maybe it just needed some time to settle from its journey south. I can see why brewers find it annoying when we start threads like this about beers we have very little true experience with. Most of our ratings are imperfect for this reason; we try a beer at tasting and think we have a grip on it. I know the Miami Heat are on fire, but why you trying to throw flames here E-man?
3/20/2013 12:01:45 AM

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Breaking news : Person from florida does not like beer not from florida
3/20/2013 1:35:13 AM

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hopscotch 9151:236
I enjoyed it, but found it thin and rather bland, but rather bland. Flawless, but bland... and it was very fresh.
Itís a pretty good American pale ale. So is Hair of the Dog Ruth and Alesmith X and neither of them are scoring a 4.26.
4.26 for this beer is ridiculous... and Iíve tried an American pale ale or two.

Of the folks who have rated it, I wonder what their average score is for American pale ales as a style. I still donít know who they are, by the way.

Iím fortunate in that I am able to try many Hill Farmstead and Tired Hands beers that are released. Thanks so much to my friends for that.

Maybe I take these breweries for granted. I certainly enjoy most of their offerings, but this is an American pale ale for Godís sake.

A beer scoring a 4.26 should be a game changer. After drinking it, the sky should be a little bluer... the sun a little brighter... the wife a little prettier... the sound of a Harley Davidson driving past the house at 4 a.m. a little less annoying.

Yeah, I know Iím stirring the pot and poking the hive, but honestly, I think scoring this beer a
4.26 = Muppetry; plain and simple.
3/20/2013 3:37:27 AM

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hopscotch 9151:236
Originally posted by FrumptyDumpty
Breaking news : Person from florida does not like beer not from florida

Dig deep into my stats and back that up... and then shave or something.
3/20/2013 3:38:54 AM

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