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Beer lovers are rejoicing

fattireHow excited are you that Fat Tire beer is finally coming to Madison?  It sure seems like everybody is over-the-top thrilled that Fat Tire Amber, from New Belgium Brewing in Fort Collins, CO will finally be available in liquor stores here in May. They're so excited, you'd almost think they're bringing the old Schlitz back or something! My interest level is a bit lower. I know I tried Fat Tire a couple of years ago at the old Wonders Pub on the east side, but don't recall being thrown into any kind of taste frenzy. I'm more of a nut for nut browns anyway, and have stocked up on a few cases of Leinenkugel's Fireside Nut Brown..which hasn't been in stores around here for a couple of months. (Sorry, I'm not sharing). There are so many local brews to enjoy as well. My buddies over at Ale Asylum make great beer..Madtown Nut Brown any one? And if you're really craving an Amber..the Ambergeddon has got to be right up there with Fat Tire. Mike and I have almost filled a notebook with our reviews of beers from all over the country. (More than 300 so far!) So I'm sure we'll grab a six pack of Fat Tire and offer up our opinion. And I'll be sure to let you know what we think. In the meantime, I think I'll head over to JT Whitneys and have a Triple Treat. Um...guess I better re-think that. Read about Fat Tire coming to Madison in 77square.

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