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06-23-2012, 02:00 AM
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Originally Posted by Fish Invictus View Post
So I'm reading the label on my 40 of Steel Reserve, and it describes itself as being "High Gravity." Curious, I read on, and learn it has "EXTRA malted barley & select hops for EXTRA gravity."

Either I'm terribly wrong about what causes gravity, or the good folks at Steel Brewing Company drank their way through physics class.
Anything with mass has gravity, so if the extra hops and barely makes the steel reserve denser, then they are in fact increasing the gravitational pull of the beverage. They are not affecting the gravitational pull of earth (which seems to be what you're referring to), but the pull of gravity is a function of both masses.

Advertising Steel Reserve with high-minded, beer freak descriptors seems retardedly inappropriate for their demographic.

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