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Dry January
« on: January 12, 2020, 20:16:23 »
I'm doing really well this year, 12 days in and I have had nothing to drink except Dry Cider, Dry White Wine and Dry Gin.......

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Re: Dry January
« Reply #1 on: January 12, 2020, 20:25:57 »
Well Done. Have a Guinness to celebrate.
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Re: Dry January
« Reply #2 on: January 12, 2020, 20:31:50 »
I did try one of those Guinness Clear, bit of a con, it tastes like water !!

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Re: Dry January
« Reply #3 on: January 12, 2020, 21:55:46 »
Don't drink water: Fish make love in it.
Look at the clock and the calendar.
It'll never be now again.
So just get out and do it.
As fast as you possibly can.
Because .........
Nothing travels faster than the speed of time.

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Re: Dry January
« Reply #4 on: January 12, 2020, 22:05:29 »
WC Fields?

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Re: Dry January
« Reply #5 on: January 12, 2020, 22:08:38 »
I have read somewhere that every drop of water that comes through your tap has flushed many 1000's of toilets.. better sticking to beer

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Re: Dry January
« Reply #6 on: January 12, 2020, 22:11:40 »
 lol ... which, of course, contains no water whatsoever.

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Re: Dry January
« Reply #7 on: January 12, 2020, 22:28:45 »
..... and will then get flushed down a toilet.
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Re: Dry January
« Reply #8 on: January 13, 2020, 10:08:34 »
That's what they make Carling with!!
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Re: Dry January
« Reply #9 on: January 13, 2020, 12:15:20 »
Don't take the piss out of Carling, it needs all the flavour it can get.

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Re: Dry January
« Reply #10 on: January 13, 2020, 12:39:03 »
It tastes awful. That's why you have to drink it cold so your taste buds are too chilled to detect just how awful it is.  Although that probably applies to  all lagers.
Look at the clock and the calendar.
It'll never be now again.
So just get out and do it.
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Re: Dry January
« Reply #11 on: January 13, 2020, 13:58:28 »
Anyway, I didn't know it was "Dry January",  I thought it was "Veganuary".  Which was a pity when I realised it wasn't Vaginuary. Never mind, I'm countering the vegans with 4 months later on.... Septemburger, Octoburger, etc. etc...

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Dry January
« Reply #12 on: January 13, 2020, 15:08:09 »
Don't forget that beer is one of your “5 a day” essentials.Beer is made from hops and hops is a plant.Therefore beer is a vegetable.Thinking about it,5 beers a day should see as fit as a fiddle.👍
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Re: Dry January
« Reply #13 on: January 14, 2020, 19:50:15 »
5 a day ? Crikey, I've been struggling to get 5 a week in...
It's pronounced 'twenty-one-twelve'

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Re: Dry January
« Reply #14 on: January 14, 2020, 23:06:29 »
Do herbs and spices count?

Just thinking of the botanicals in my gin  :shrug:  :obscene-drinkingchug:

Edit: I have a few that are 'berry infused' and I typically drink it with real lemonade or orange juice.  :lala:



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Re: Dry January
« Reply #15 on: January 15, 2020, 11:56:12 »
Dry January :icon_no: It hasn't stopped raining here!

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