Parabola release date announced

Discussion in 'Beer Releases' started by jvillefan, Mar 4, 2013.

  1. Just wait a week or two and then throw it up on the shelves unannounced, 1 bottle limit. A nice reward for some people who come in all the time, and a few others who just luck into it.
     
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  2. jahbulon

    jahbulon Aficionado (155) New York Jan 25, 2013

    My favorite local craft beer shop uses twitter to announce new beers and for parabola they tweeted at 7:50am on a saturday mornin' that they had "something very limited for sale, come by and grab one!" I thought this was a pretty good strategy because it was a saturday which allowed everyone a chance and it was announced to those devoted enough to following twitter and still refrained from saying "come by for some PARABOLA!"
     
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  3. hitter114

    hitter114 Aficionado (215) Colorado Apr 30, 2011

    Word is the CO mountain region is getting parabola this week
     
  4. riemster

    riemster Advocate (710) Ohio Mar 17, 2011 Verified

    Might as well post this in here too.
     
  5. bpasquini

    bpasquini Savant (285) California Feb 26, 2013

    I know, they probably think just because they have newer releases it becomes more of a rarity so they raise the price even more
     
  6. hitter114

    hitter114 Aficionado (215) Colorado Apr 30, 2011

    Some cases floating around the rockies today
     

  7. I like both these ideas. I saved a few bottles, and will do this with mixed with another limited brew.
    I'm also considering saving the last bottle, and sample it out during the winter.
     
  8. Got a few calls after this thread...
    Thanks for the calls on this one guys, but we've sold out of the available bunch.
    (back to the thread at hand :D )
     
  9. Shout out to the Beer Shop. I landed one of these!!
     
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  10. Just landed at Nugget Market in Davis today!
     
  11. soughtbygod

    soughtbygod Savant (390) California Apr 27, 2011 Verified

    I have already drank two bottles i feel bad for you guys
     
  12. I had one, am storing one, and sharing another with our company's national sales rep.
     
  13. lvldweller

    lvldweller Savant (320) New Jersey Apr 3, 2013 Verified

    just hit south jersey (gloucester county to be specific), I know people from NJ were asking earlier in the thread. picked up a couple bottles this morning.
     
  14. To the virginia people...head up to total wine in laurel md...theyve had it for a week and still have two cases...14.99 a bottle
     
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  15. nckmllr916q

    nckmllr916q Aficionado (150) California Apr 30, 2013 Verified

    Sacramento area people:

    Funny story: Local bar owner somehow ends up at Yard House in Roseville to find lonely keg of "palabra"--bartenders words. $7 for a 14 oz pour, pleasant surprise.
     
  16. When? Today?
     
  17. nckmllr916q

    nckmllr916q Aficionado (150) California Apr 30, 2013 Verified

    The owner of Pangaea was there yesterday and told me this.
     
  18. I miss Sacra-tomato... Drink some for me plz
     
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  19. RRtransvestification

    RRtransvestification Savant (320) New York Dec 21, 2012 Verified

    I was able to grab a bottle. After looking all over, I also decided to trade some bcbs for parabola.
     
  20. gkoz

    gkoz Advocate (560) Arizona Apr 22, 2013 Verified

    its crazy this is still releasing/available
     
  21. I haven't heard of this hitting Philly yet. Any BAs seen it here yet??
     
  22. nckmllr916q

    nckmllr916q Aficionado (150) California Apr 30, 2013 Verified

    DeVere's in Sacramento popping a keg at 5:30 on Thursday
     
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  23. Any news re: Parabola in Philly? Haven't seen any yet but don't want to miss it.
     
  24. adamgnoth

    adamgnoth Aficionado (180) Illinois Apr 2, 2012 Verified

    Any of you guys in Long Island familar with Litchfield, CT? I'm going there over the weekend and wondering if there is any good beer stores to hit up for stuff I can't find here in Chicago. I've been running into deadends so far.
     
  25. Yesterday I walked into one of my local sources and there was 6 right there in the fridge. Uhhhhh. So I grabbed 3 & forced myself not to grab them all.
     

  26. A fcouple of friends were there a couple of weekends ago and found a couple of bottles. Not sure where he was though...
     
  27. teamwiggum

    teamwiggum Advocate (670) Wisconsin Nov 30, 2008 Verified

    Care to trade one? I can get you the 2 New Glarus fruit beers in your Wants list, plus some other stuff of course.