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Mother of all Storms 2012

Discussion in 'Beer Releases' started by AndresR, Sep 26, 2012.

  1. dsal89

    dsal89 Advocate (505) Indiana Jul 6, 2008

    I thought it went on sale (if they had any left) 11/26?
  2. enelson

    enelson Advocate (635) Illinois Dec 2, 2007 Beer Trader

    You are correct. I got the month wrong. Thanks.
  3. dsal89

    dsal89 Advocate (505) Indiana Jul 6, 2008

    Anytime, sir.

    Your post actually scared me quite a bit for a second. I thought i missed out :(
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  4. luwak

    luwak Savant (405) Arizona Mar 2, 2010 Beer Trader

    So they sent me an email saying they had my info. And it said they'd send me an email on/after the 26th of NOV if there was any left Anybody else get a similar one?
  5. yes
  6. geoffsm12

    geoffsm12 Aficionado (185) Illinois Mar 11, 2010

    If any Seattle BAs are looking to divvy up a case, I'm looking for 2-4 bottles.
  7. funhog

    funhog Advocate (575) Illinois Mar 8, 2011 Beer Trader

    Could use to split a case with someone myself
    Seattle area or not at the end of November. Cheers!
  8. MaltMilkshake

    MaltMilkshake Savant (275) California Feb 9, 2011 Beer Trader

    Well above average BA English BW and simple to stock up on it this time of the year. Much better than trying to trade for it later. Even if you have to purchase a minimum of 12 at least you know you could trade them later if you don't want them.
  9. mv945

    mv945 Aficionado (230) Washington Jan 26, 2011 Beer Trader

    I'm a bit concerned that I have not received a confirmation email. I emailed them my info within minutes of the announcement.
  10. POTABLE83

    POTABLE83 Advocate (520) New York Jun 21, 2012 Beer Trader

    I imagine you're probably fine if you were looking for 1 case. I was in the same boat of not receiving a confirmation so I gave them a call. I was told that I'm #20 on the waiting list and it shouldn't be an issue for me to receive my case.

    Give them a call and they should be able to tell you where you are on the list.
  11. Any chance you would like to help a fellow PA resident acquire some of these beers (stuff like MOAS that is close to or outright impossible to find on shelves)?
  12. anyone in the southern california area who's on the list and is looking to split a case... i'd be interested in some bottles... hit me up...
  13. w_klon

    w_klon Savant (280) Oregon Aug 1, 2012 Beer Trader

    So...it sucks i work this day, but i can drive out before or after work. In years past, does this release have a huge line in the morning and does it ever sell out the first day? Would rather go after work but i wouldnt get there until 8-9pm ish. I really want to get this for a barleywine tasting Im planning. If I did go beforehand, id have to leave by 830am. Any suggestions? :D thanks
  14. they told me calls after 11-17...today!
  15. matttttYCE

    matttttYCE Savant (295) Arizona Jul 15, 2010

    Definitely ordering another case this year! And I might not even split it up this time, it's that good.
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  16. Last year the line was about 10 people. You could go tomorrow and still get some. All is well.
  17. crusian

    crusian Advocate (700) Oregon May 14, 2010 Beer Trader

    Seriously? You are posting this IN the thread that has details?
    davesway10 and Arbitrator like this.
  18. ramnuts

    ramnuts Aficionado (245) Oregon Feb 16, 2009

    Just got back from the Pelican. Only about 25-30 people showed up this morning. Plenty of cases left + some vintage PS/MoaS, going back to 2008, was also available.
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  19. melting

    melting Savant (285) Florida Jul 24, 2010 Beer Trader

  20. 2beerdogs

    2beerdogs Poobah (1,090) California Jan 31, 2005 Subscriber Beer Trader

    AHHHHHH. Why can'y I be there?!?!?!?
  21. davesway10

    davesway10 Advocate (545) Iowa Jan 23, 2010 Beer Trader

    I just ran into this thread today, unfortunately. But it did two things for me. 1. got me to put my name on the email list for a case (probably too late) and 2. Drink a bottle of MOAS. This is 1 fine fucking beer, hope i get a shot at a case next week
  22. bonghitta

    bonghitta Zealot (90) Washington Feb 24, 2012

    The flights? Or did they have cases upfront? I grabed another case before I left, and I thought she said something about checking the date, but I didnt think too much of it... I missed some vintage MoaS? Damn...
  23. ramnuts

    ramnuts Aficionado (245) Oregon Feb 16, 2009

    They had cases of vintage bottles for sale up front. Not sure what remains.
  24. Oregonrobert

    Oregonrobert Zealot (75) Virginia May 23, 2012 Beer Trader

    Would love to go to this some time or get a bottle. Oregonian stuck in Virginia.
  25. Breylan

    Breylan Aficionado (140) Ohio Jan 11, 2011

    My mother who lives nearby was kind enough to swing in and grab some of this for me.
    She got there in the late afternoon, and they still had a LOT of 2012, and some 2011 for sale.
    The clerk told her that they still had some of each year held back, and that vintage bottles back through 2008 would be available again next year (for those who show up early enough).
  26. Flabbyjandro

    Flabbyjandro Advocate (560) Illinois Jun 12, 2012 Beer Trader

    Hoping I get....the call of calls!
  27. TomTwanks

    TomTwanks Initiate (0) Ohio Apr 5, 2011

    I wanna try MoaS!
  28. ISO the nectar of the Gods !!!
  29. gdodd12

    gdodd12 Savant (255) Georgia Oct 1, 2009 Beer Trader

    So if they have plenty of it sitting around, will still not accept calls? Do I still need to wait for a call via my email submission?
  30. POTABLE83

    POTABLE83 Advocate (520) New York Jun 21, 2012 Beer Trader

    As long as you gave your name and quantity to them, you should be receiving a call on either the. 26th or 27th.
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  31. gdodd12

    gdodd12 Savant (255) Georgia Oct 1, 2009 Beer Trader

    I forgot my quantity! I sent a 2nd email almost immediately, but not sure if that counts.
  32. pmarlowe

    pmarlowe Advocate (730) District of Columbia Nov 27, 2010 Beer Trader

    Have they made calls yet? I got my name on the list pretty quickly, so I've been expecting one, but nothing so far.
  33. pest

    pest Savant (465) Ohio Sep 2, 2007 Subscriber Beer Trader

    I haven't received a call and I should be early on the list as well.
  34. Axic10

    Axic10 Advocate (515) New Jersey Mar 15, 2008 Beer Trader

    From the first post:

    IF we have remaining inventory of Mother of all Storms after “Mother’s Day” at the Pelican, we will be contacting people on the email waitlist in the order you were added beginning November 26th. At this time, we will confirm your order and collect payment information. Please be patient and do not call the Pelican - it will only delay the process and those answering the phone won't have any details. Some restrictions apply; see online store policy for complete details regarding the shipment of beer.

    Tomorrow is when they are going to start calling.
  35. MarcatGSB

    MarcatGSB Advocate (670) Michigan Jan 8, 2011

    ME ME ME, call ME!
  36. oregone

    oregone Savant (385) Oregon Jul 2, 2008

    If you called/emailed, I'm sure you'll be getting some beer. Last year everyone that made contact received their case. There was even a fair bit leftover that went into distro.
  37. sukwonee

    sukwonee Advocate (665) Washington Dec 13, 2011 Beer Trader

    They just called me and I placed the order. The rep told me they would start shipping one week from today :cool:
  38. Knifestyles

    Knifestyles Savant (475) New York Jun 7, 2005

    Just got the call.....awesome!

    Came to $275 with shipping.
  39. Moc513

    Moc513 Savant (415) New York May 24, 2012 Beer Trader

    Good to hear that the calls are starting....hopefully I will be getting a call today :)
  40. mv945

    mv945 Aficionado (230) Washington Jan 26, 2011 Beer Trader

    Called! :D