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Bruery Reserve Society - What's left in the year...

Discussion in 'US - Pacific' started by Beerontwowheels, Jun 12, 2012.

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Was this useful to anybody?

  1. Yes - but you're still a tool

    84.1%
  2. No - I don't budget for beer, nor do I care what's to come.

    15.9%
  1. MacNCheese

    MacNCheese Initiate (0) California Dec 10, 2011

    For those that know what a douchenozzel Freddie is at Beverages-4-Less, I was unfortunately in there b/c I had to buy a bomber for a thing at a place...while checking out Chief Douchenozzel flashes a Black Tuesday at me.

    Knowing his upsell and knowning what the beer cost at the release and not interested in buying, I asked "How much?"

    "$85/ea...all being sold east coast, plus shipping! Two cases!"
     
  2. Sebowski

    Sebowski Savant (325) California Jan 11, 2010

     
  3. RedBeeron

    RedBeeron Savant (260) California Jul 7, 2012

    Struck me as an attempt to get PMR to recognize what was happening in his own 'backyard'.
     
  4. DovaliHops

    DovaliHops Savant (480) California Nov 16, 2009

    Wait, so no allocation offer for December???
     
  5. Xul

    Xul Advocate (530) California May 18, 2008

    Correct. I was looking forward to Griffon Bruxellois, but considering how many special releases have come out recently, I can't say I'm disappointed to spend the money elsewhere this month.
     
  6. Is there one of these threads for the 2013 RS membership?
     
  7. Xul

    Xul Advocate (530) California May 18, 2008

    A "what's left in the year" thread would seem rather useless considering we haven't received a single beer yet.
     
  8. ... seems like a good place to start it, no?
     
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  9. Xul

    Xul Advocate (530) California May 18, 2008

    Sure, it will complement the "What's on tap at Alpine" thread nicely. Throw in a half dozen threads asking what bars/breweries to visit in San Diego, a couple posts asking if anyone has seen bottles of a two month old limited release on shelves, a couple bitchfests about how Market Y didn't get enough of Beer X, a thread hyping the newest $13-for-22oz bomber to hit the market, and we'll be all set!
     
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  10. vacax

    vacax Advocate (630) California Jun 3, 2008

    Here is what's left:

    -- Sour in the Rye
    -- Chocolate Rain*
    -- White Oak
    -- Sans Pagaie
    -- Bois
    -- Bois Aged in Rye Whiskey Barrels*
    -- Bois Aged in Brandy Barrels*
    -- Bois Aged in new American Oak Barrels #4 Toast*
    -- Kumquat Sour In The Rye*
    -- Barrel Aged English Barleywine with Portola Coffee* (Name pending)
    -- Blueberry Sour* (Name pending)
    -- Mystery Beer #1*
    -- Mystery Beer #2*
    -- Tart of Darkness
    -- White Chocolate
    -- Barrel Aged Apricot Strong Ale* (Name pending)
    -- Bourbon Barrel Aged Smoking Wood
    -- Cherry Oude Tart*
    -- Oude Tart
    -- Black Tuesday
    -- Grey Monday*
    -- Melange #1
    -- Bourbon Barrel Aged Autumn Maple
    -- Melange #3
    -- Rueuze
    -- Barrel Aged 5 Golden Rings*
    -- Smoking Wood - Rye Barrel Aged
    -- Approximately 8 very exciting Provisions Series releases
     
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  11. They are going to have to rename these.
     
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  12. usofar

    usofar Initiate (0) California Dec 23, 2010

    I think Patrick already said they would be named the preservation series now after the newest tier of the Society's.
     
  13. nicks6217

    nicks6217 Savant (385) California Jan 15, 2010

    Did RS 12' members get a free bottle of BA 4 calling birds and if so how many?
     
  14. Xul

    Xul Advocate (530) California May 18, 2008

    2 bottles included in the membership.
     
  15. nicks6217

    nicks6217 Savant (385) California Jan 15, 2010

    So every RS Member has the option of buying 2 and 2 free?
     
  16. Correct.
    They later opened it up to no limit on the number purchased.
     
  17. Sorry to bring back and old thread. A friend just gave me my allotment (switched him to my trustee at last minute to pick it up) ... And besides a 6 bottle tote, I didn't really are any swag.

    I picked up my 2011 beer in March of 2012, so I might have picked up my swag then. What was the swag for 2012?

    Thanks!
     
  18. Grey Monday
     
  19. And a hoodie.
     

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