NOOB STOUT FEST BIF Hints and Hauls

Discussion in 'Beer It Forward' started by smonice, Mar 9, 2013.

  1. UtisTheLaw

    UtisTheLaw Advocate (550) Arizona Jul 26, 2012 Verified

    Avery Uncle Jacob has gold foil
     
  2. Roger85

    Roger85 Advocate (685) Illinois Aug 24, 2012 Verified

    Good guesses so far- but only one has been correct. Unfortunately I don't have any Dark Lord or Darkness to give away, otherwise they'd be in there.
     
  3. Boilerfood

    Boilerfood Savant (445) Indiana Jun 5, 2012

    There are two bottles of something from Dark Horse in there as well.
     
  4. UtisTheLaw

    UtisTheLaw Advocate (550) Arizona Jul 26, 2012 Verified

  5. vonnegut21

    vonnegut21 Advocate (590) New York Apr 27, 2012 Verified

    Hint #4: The final destination of my box will not be the great state of Minnesota. Sorry, roon.
     
  6. Boilerfood

    Boilerfood Savant (445) Indiana Jun 5, 2012

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    One of these will be included in my box. Hope the FedEx guy can carry it through all of the woods around its destination.
     
  7. sandman3479

    sandman3479 Advocate (560) Connecticut Dec 8, 2006 Verified

    Hint #3: There is a large body of water touching the state that my box will be arriving in...
     
  8. sandman3479

    sandman3479 Advocate (560) Connecticut Dec 8, 2006 Verified

    Question: does the SWAG need to be stout related, or just something cool beer/brewery related?
     
  9. roon

    roon Aficionado (170) Minnesota Mar 1, 2013

    Ok I give up. Someone just tell me.
     
  10. emottram

    emottram Advocate (600) Massachusetts Feb 8, 2013 Verified

    Sweet, I'm still in the running!!:) I have 75 acres of conservation land across the street from my house and like 15 acres behind

    Although GoogleMaps is incorrect. I've had several people get lost trying to find my house using google maps. They end up on the other side of town;) Google acknowledged maybe a year ago but has yet to change it:rolleyes:
     
  11. Haywire

    Haywire Advocate (525) California Sep 25, 2012

    Is the red wax Eclipse Rebel Yell or Widmeir Chocolate Russian? I can't think of any others right now.
     
  12. zekeman17

    zekeman17 Champion (890) Pennsylvania Feb 14, 2010 Verified

    I'm a sucker for a wax seal. I'll be including one I've never had in my box as an extra. Though it was Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout, it's really a Barleywine. Got excited and didn't read the label.
     
  13. Roger85

    Roger85 Advocate (685) Illinois Aug 24, 2012 Verified

    It is not- actually the red wax isn't even a stout.
     
  14. Jeremy6566

    Jeremy6566 Savant (270) Arizona Jan 10, 2013

    And the plot thickens...
     
  15. smonice

    smonice Initiate (0) New Jersey Aug 10, 2012

    My targets box is complete! 11 beers averaging way over 90 on BA scores. Glassware and "other swag". Plan to ship Tuesday next week! More clues on Monday!

    Can't wait to start seeing some hauls!

    Nice work so far everyone.

    I am going to start the LIF Sunday sometime so keep your eyes peeled!

    Jon
     
  16. wittyname

    wittyname Savant (295) North Carolina Aug 4, 2012 Verified

    and that screws up my entire excel spreadsheet.......
     
  17. wittyname

    wittyname Savant (295) North Carolina Aug 4, 2012 Verified

    The SWAG I sent wasn't stout related so I hope it doesn't have to be.
     
  18. smonice

    smonice Initiate (0) New Jersey Aug 10, 2012

    any swag is approved!
     
  19. roon

    roon Aficionado (170) Minnesota Mar 1, 2013

    Well then its Washington State.
     
  20. radio2525

    radio2525 Savant (310) Ohio Feb 14, 2012 Verified

    must be deschutes dissident
     
  21. sandman3479

    sandman3479 Advocate (560) Connecticut Dec 8, 2006 Verified

    Not pint glasses!
     
  22. usofar

    usofar Initiate (0) California Dec 23, 2010

    I'm guessing the red wax is Pipe Works. Wait what I'm not even in this BIF.
     
  23. emottram

    emottram Advocate (600) Massachusetts Feb 8, 2013 Verified

    unfortunately my local brewery only sells pint glasses...oh the humanity
     
  24. zekeman17

    zekeman17 Champion (890) Pennsylvania Feb 14, 2010 Verified

    Sounds like an excuse for a road trip to me.
     
  25. emottram

    emottram Advocate (600) Massachusetts Feb 8, 2013 Verified

    already took a road trip to get to that brewery and don't have the time to make another before the shipping window...hopefully my target doesn't mind as much as others...I'm still new and didn't get the memo that pint glasses were a no no. I'll know for next time
     
  26. i wouldnt worry about it...you could always mail order one of these bad boys for your target ;)

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  27. imyourhero21

    imyourhero21 Advocate (500) California Oct 9, 2011 Verified

    Last hint for the weekend. The state i am sending to will not see its temp reach above 55 in the next week or so. If that happened here in so cal it would he the top news story for the week haha. Heading down to sunny san diego as we speak . Hopefully pick up few last bottles for my target so i can send next week.
     
  28. BA Breakfast Murderer?
     
  29. zekeman17

    zekeman17 Champion (890) Pennsylvania Feb 14, 2010 Verified

    Something fitting that description will be in my box heading south and west of me.
     
  30. smonice

    smonice Initiate (0) New Jersey Aug 10, 2012

    LIF Time
    Open to only those participating in this BIF. I will leave it open until someone wins and provide clues occasionally. One guess per hint!!

    In order to win, you need to answer the 4 questions correctly. If you do, you will be receiving 6 beers rated 91, 93, 94, 97, 100, and 100 (all 12oz bottles).

    Here are the questions!

    1. What is my favorite TV Show?
    2. What is my favorite movie?
    3. What is my favorite NFL football team?
    4. What is my favorite video game (PC only game)?

    Good Luck!!

    Jon
     
  31. wittyname

    wittyname Savant (295) North Carolina Aug 4, 2012 Verified

    good times. Here's my attempt

    1. What is my favorite TV Show? - The Walking Dead
    2. What is my favorite movie? Superbad
    3. What is my favorite NFL football team? Philly Eagles
    4. What is my favorite video game (PC only game)? SimCity
     
  32. Hmm. (Can't wait for hints!)

    1. Breaking Bad
    2. The Matrix
    3. Eagles
    4. CS:Source
     
  33. emottram

    emottram Advocate (600) Massachusetts Feb 8, 2013 Verified

    Game of Thrones
    Anchorman
    Eagles
    World of Warcraft
     
  34. Roger85

    Roger85 Advocate (685) Illinois Aug 24, 2012 Verified

    The Wire
    Goodfellas
    The New York Football Giants
    World of Warcraft

    This is awesome by the way. Thanks for the shot.
     
  35. radio2525

    radio2525 Savant (310) Ohio Feb 14, 2012 Verified

    breakingbad
    oldschool
    The Jets
    Diablo

    thanks
     
  36. roon

    roon Aficionado (170) Minnesota Mar 1, 2013

    1. CSI Miami - How can you hate David Caruso?
    2. The Big Lebowski
    3. Jet's fan (sorry)
    4. World of Warcraft.
     
  37. Boilerfood

    Boilerfood Savant (445) Indiana Jun 5, 2012

    1) The League
    2) Monty Python & The Holy Grail
    3) The Jets
    4) Starcraft
     
  38. Zenasdassman

    Zenasdassman Aficionado (145) Illinois Feb 25, 2011 Verified

    Favorite Show: It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
    Favorite Movie: Tron
    Favorite Football Team: Eli Manning's New York Giants
    Favorite Video Game: World of Warcraft
     
  39. smonice

    smonice Initiate (0) New Jersey Aug 10, 2012

    TV show has been correctly guessed and the video game also has been correctly guessed!
     
  40. How about
    1-Game of Thrones
    2-Pulp Fiction
    3-'Dem Cowboys
    4-Diablo