Never had Bourbon County. I'm not real big on stouts, but I might try to find that somewhere. Goose Island has several "sub-lines" (for lack of better phrase) that are really good. Matilda and Sophie are my favorites.
I wasn't big on stouts either, but my wife was into them so she usually had some in the fridge. The more I sampled them, the more I started to like them. It took me a bit, but I acquired a taste for them.
I enjoy Leinkeugel's Summer Shandy as well. That should be on the shelves soon.
I like Land Shark in the summer as well. Tastes good on a hot day by the pool or lake.
Way back in the day, I remember a lemon beer called One Eyed Jack. It had a bee on the label. I got that a handful of times when I was around 21-22. I remember liking it...haven't had it since...haven't seen it though either.
In college, I was a fan of Honey Brown and Rolling Rock. Both were affordable, without being considered "cheap" beer...at least not to me anyway. When I bought my own beer, I bought Honey Brown usually. Kegger parties would have the Bud Lights and whatnot...which was fine.
After winning the rec league intramural roller hockey championship at SIUC, our team had a party at a teammate's place. They had a keg of Bud Dry. I had way too much of it and lost it all in my dorm sink later that night. It clogged the sink. I immediately left and went to my girlfriend's dorm and left my roommate with the sink full of puke (yeah, yeah...that was a dick thing to do...but I was drunk). For the reset of the semester, whenever we'd run the sink, it would drain real slow and you could see bits of puke float up from the drain. It was disgusting.
I haven't had Bud Dry since.
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