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What Are You Drinking This May Long?  
User currently offlineFighterPilot From Canada, joined Jun 2005, 1401 posts, RR: 22
Posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 1 day 2 hours ago) and read 1780 times:

As some of you may know it is the May long weekend for us in Canada. May Canadians mark this even by going camping and fishing, as this is when the fishing season opens again. Often camping is associated with drinking, so my question to you is, what are you drinking this May Long?

Me:

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Whiskey And Beer

Half a 40 of Whiskey (Mixed with Pepsi) and a 28 case of Blue

Cal  airplane 


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User currently offlineFuturecaptain From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 1770 times:

Well damn, I didn't know this weekend was a holiday. All I have is...



User currently offlineTedTAce From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 21 hours ago) and read 1745 times:

Lots of sweet tea, and a few LIT's  Smile

User currently offlineZBBYLW From Canada, joined Nov 2006, 1986 posts, RR: 6
Reply 3, posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 21 hours ago) and read 1735 times:

HAHA nice topic Cal, for me its going to have to be some Molson Canadian... Can't go wrong with that.


Keep the shinny side up!
User currently offlineCasInterest From United States of America, joined Feb 2005, 4636 posts, RR: 2
Reply 4, posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 21 hours ago) and read 1731 times:

hmmm,
Tried some strong beer this weekend.

Fyling Dog 9%
Sam Adams 8.8% Double Boch
Molson XXX 7.3%

All good stuff tempered by Yuengling, Miller Lite, Bud Light



Older than I just was ,and younger than I will soo be.
User currently offlineFighterPilot From Canada, joined Jun 2005, 1401 posts, RR: 22
Reply 5, posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 21 hours ago) and read 1727 times:

Quoting ZBBYLW (Reply 3):
Molson Canadian

Coulda just told me you were drinking water. Big grin

Cal  airplane 



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User currently offlineZBBYLW From Canada, joined Nov 2006, 1986 posts, RR: 6
Reply 6, posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 20 hours ago) and read 1721 times:

Hey Canadian is not water, ever tried a Bud Light... yuck!


Keep the shinny side up!
User currently offlineCasInterest From United States of America, joined Feb 2005, 4636 posts, RR: 2
Reply 7, posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 20 hours ago) and read 1711 times:

Quoting ZBBYLW (Reply 6):
Hey Canadian is not water, ever tried a Bud Light... yuck!

Ever tried Michelob Ultra?

It is water..... with a spash of beer. However it does get the job done, after a six pack or so.



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User currently offlineCaptOveur From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 8, posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 1698 times:

When I finally get a weekend I have a large bottle of grey goose and a few guinnesses in the fridge.. I intend to drink in honor of morale at my place of work officially hitting rock bottom.

User currently offlineAirfoilsguy From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 9, posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 15 hours ago) and read 1691 times:

What is May long?

filler


User currently offlineFighterPilot From Canada, joined Jun 2005, 1401 posts, RR: 22
Reply 10, posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 7 hours ago) and read 1662 times:

Quoting Airfoilsguy (Reply 9):
What is May long?

May long is a long weekend, in which Monday is a holiday, Victoria Day in honor of the late Queen Victoria whose birthday is on May 24th. They moved it however to fall on a Monday before May 25th so it will be a long weekend. Everyone calls it "May long" or "May 2-4" 2-4 for two reasons, thats the date of her birthday, and there's 24 beer in a case!

Cal  airplane 



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User currently offlineACDC8 From Canada, joined Mar 2005, 7642 posts, RR: 36
Reply 11, posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 1639 times:

Quoting FighterPilot (Reply 10):
Quoting Airfoilsguy (Reply 9):
What is May long?

May long is a long weekend, in which Monday is a holiday, Victoria Day in honor of the late Queen Victoria whose birthday is on May 24th. They moved it however to fall on a Monday before May 25th so it will be a long weekend. Everyone calls it "May long" or "May 2-4" 2-4 for two reasons, thats the date of her birthday, and there's 24 beer in a case!

It's also the "unoffical" start of summer in Canada.

As for me, I've got 4 days off, sucks to have a union job .... Big grin , but I'll be taking it easy and just have a few Alexander Keiths.



A Grumpy German Is A Sauerkraut
User currently offlineLHMARK From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 7255 posts, RR: 46
Reply 12, posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 4 hours ago) and read 1630 times:

This weekend I indulged in a six of Pilsner Urquell, one of the finest pilsners on the planet, bitter with saaz hops and sublime in its refreshment.


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User currently offlineSabena332 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 13, posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 1624 times:

Well, I am drinking - only interrupted by sleep - since Wednesday evening (Thursday was a public holiday here) and I will not know how many different beer brands I drunk in the last 4 days. Big grin Anyway, today I am drinking the good ole Kronen Pils, I bought it this afternoon on a gas station in Dortmund for just 0.85 EUR per 0.5 liter bottle.

Dortmunder beer rulez!  bigthumbsup 

Patrick


User currently offlineACDC8 From Canada, joined Mar 2005, 7642 posts, RR: 36
Reply 14, posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 1609 times:

Quoting Sabena332 (Reply 13):
for just 0.85 EUR per 0.5 liter bottle.

  

On average, a 12 pack of beer costs about $12 - $15, and that's for the small 341/350ml bottles.

[Edited 2007-05-21 00:33:58]


A Grumpy German Is A Sauerkraut
User currently offlineFighterPilot From Canada, joined Jun 2005, 1401 posts, RR: 22
Reply 15, posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 1600 times:

Quoting ACDC8 (Reply 14):
a 12 pack of beer costs about $12 - $15

 thumbsdown  It sucks, but thats the way it is.

Cal  airplane 



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User currently offlineSabena332 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 16, posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 2 hours ago) and read 1587 times:

Quoting ACDC8 (Reply 14):
On average, a 12 pack of beer costs about $12 - $15, and that's for the small 341/350ml bottles.

Very expensive!  Wow!

And remember, I bought the 0.85 EUR bottle at the gas station (expensive!!!) today. You can get a 0.5 liter bottle of (good tasting) beer for already 0.29 EUR here in Germany. A case of good beer (Oettinger, Paderborner) with twenty 0.5 liter bottles comes for 4.80 EUR usually, but I already saw it for 4.20 EUR during a special offer.

Germany is a beer paradise, beer is incredible cheap here!

Patrick


User currently offlineMCOflyer From United States of America, joined Jun 2006, 8677 posts, RR: 16
Reply 17, posted (7 years 4 months 2 weeks 2 hours ago) and read 1583 times:

Just regular and diet soda.

Hunter



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