Adam's ale

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Adam’s ale

water; only drink in Paradise. [Folklore: Brewer Dictionary, 9]
See: Water
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Norwegian challenger Easy Road has a ton of weight on top, while El Viento needs a career best, as does Adam's Ale.
However, Adam's Ale has improved all season and will relish every drop of rain.
I was willing to accept the moral and environmental arguments against drinking bottled water in a country where we're never short of a wee tot of Adam's Ale.