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Fandango
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What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


I'm making some chicken with andouille and tasso gumbo.






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ragincajun03
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


Just finished a Courir de Mardi Gras from Bayou Teche with my chicken & smoked sausage gumbo. Seemed to wash it down quite nicely.





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Fandango
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


What kind of beer is it? I tried finding it on their website for description.





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Tiger inTampa
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


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hat's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


Cold!






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Rouge
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


i'd recommend a saison





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Fandango
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


I'm new to the craft beer scene, a saison is a pale ale type beer? I had to google it.





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Rouge
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a saison is a pale ale type beer? I had to google it


would not compare to a pale ale at all

light, lower ABV to work well with the hot gumbo, and will often have fruity and/or spicy notes






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MeridianDog
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


+1

Gets my vote






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JAB528
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


Miller lite





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Fandango
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


Google letting me down, what is an example of one? Thanks for the input





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tigerfan182
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


Cold.





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Fandango
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


Miller is my go to, but I'm starting to branch out





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CITWTT
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


Abita amber for availibility.





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Joshjrn
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


Several very good saisons at Whole Foods in BR, if you live in the capitol.





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Fandango
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


I'm in Texas, I'll have to make a run to Spec's, they should have some. Any particular ones?





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Kim Jong Ir
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


Ommegang's Hennepin is a nice saison and should be available at Spec's.





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Paul Allen
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


Stone Ruination IPA





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ragincajun03
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


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I'm in Texas, I'll have to make a run to Spec's


Then you have more quality options available to you than we do across the Sabine.






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Mung
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


i found a Pliny the Elder IPA in my GF's fridge last week, which went perfect with the Chicken and Andouille gumbo i had just made. I Can't find it here, so I would go with a St. Arnold's Elissa IPA or maybe Abita Jockomo.





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Fandango
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re: What's a good beer to pair with gumbo?


I'll try and pick some up soon. I always see FBD thread, and think I need to try that one and that one....





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