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Nostalgic about short Hopalicious bottles

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by Kunstman, Dec 26, 2012.

  1. Kunstman

    Kunstman Savant (335) Wisconsin Apr 18, 2012

    Dear Ale Asylum and fellow inmates,

    I already miss my old short bottled Hopalicious bottles. Call me a whiney, old (28 years old), can’t let go of the past, bitch. But I miss a bottle size. Yes, I’m so grateful that a brewer's rep for Ale Asylum once showed up in the Sheboygan, WI Superior Discount Liquor some time in 2009(I think) , and that he shared a sample of his excellent beer with me, and thereby turned me onto a lifetime appreciation of his brewery, and ultimately every other craft brewery’s, beer, that I literally already feel that a piece of my craft beer childhood has past with the implementation of a long necked bottle. Alas, the old days of looking for a short, snake looking, brown bottle are gone, and I must accept the fact that a long necked bottle will now accompany my connotations of one of my favorite beers in the world. Like a best friend that you’ve separated with after high school, and are now seeing for the first time in a year since: I know you,.. but you’ve changed. Therefore, it is with some regret that I must say goodbye to the beloved old, and welcome the new. For I will always cherish the present, cheers to the present, and look with anticipation to the future.
    Merry Christmas to a nation that has the fortune of concerning themselves with the nuances of beer, Cheers : )

  2. YogiBeer

    YogiBeer Savant (485) Illinois May 10, 2012

    Hey... Ill meet you on the border and bring you Revolution and haymarket stuff if you bring me new glarus and ale asylum stuff. GO