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Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by TWStandley, Feb 22, 2012.

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  1. GameFreac

    GameFreac Savant (430) Georgia Apr 8, 2011

  2. sherm1016 had these waiting for me on a recent trip to Milwaukee

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  3. stxSS07

    stxSS07 Initiate (0) Illinois Nov 23, 2010

    Had a box of MN awesome plop on my porch yesterday courtesy of Schlais. You killed it Ryan!


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    Most recent trade with TheHooch minus the BCBS, cant wait to try em all!

    then heres the whole collection minus a few HF Saisons and randoms

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    Dated between 1972 and 1986
  6. Knifestyles

    Knifestyles Savant (455) New York Jun 7, 2005

    That's killer....exactly the type of haul that I like to see....

    BTW, the last couple bottles of that Guinness Silver Jubilee that I've opened were absolutely delicious. Almost took on a nice smokey sweetness over the years. Infinitely better than any fresh Guinness that I've had.
  7. Damn, really? Can't wait to open it now, especially as it was only £4
  8. Knifestyles

    Knifestyles Savant (455) New York Jun 7, 2005

    I've actually had quite a few great experiences with a whole slew of Silver Jubilees.....only a few duds out of maybe 20 or so. The Guinness was one of the bigger surprises as expectations were immediately low. I'd assume that the original base recipe had something to do with it......perhaps similar to the Foreign Export.

    I'd encourage you to track down an Ansell's Silver Jubilee if you have the means. Still one of my favorite "uber-vintage" beers to date.
  9. A few goodies I picked up this morning. [​IMG]
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  10. teamwiggum

    teamwiggum Advocate (590) Wisconsin Nov 30, 2008

    The moment of anticipation:


    followed by the big reveal:


    Evolution #3 x 6
    Green Flash West Coast IPA x 4
    Dogfish Head 60 Minute IPA x 6
    DC Brau Corruption
    Boulevard Double Wide
    Terrapin Oak Aged Big Hoppy Monster
    plus 2 of the trader's APA home brews!

    Had a vague idea what my end of the trade was going to be.....didn't expect it to be this sweet! Thanks Evan.
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  11. You *should* be getting another box o' joy today as well. Hopefully, not too many repeats!
  12. riotinmyskull

    riotinmyskull Savant (300) Virginia Dec 15, 2011

  13. josephwa

    josephwa Advocate (635) Minnesota Jun 4, 2012

    Schlais is a good buddy of mine. He's the man!
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  14. Cheers for the tip, i'll keep an eye out for it
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    That's vanilla maduro in the middle. Thanks Seth!!
  16. ggfunk

    ggfunk Savant (290) Oregon Mar 29, 2010

    Heh. The case label looks like a "reverse Kronik"
  17. evilc

    evilc Initiate (0) California Jan 27, 2012

    Thanks Schlais!!
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  18. Get it? Even at $10 a bottle, I had to get 2.
    The Old Guardian is an 09
    Nickle is looking for the 2 missing bottles.
  19. zach60614

    zach60614 Savant (340) Illinois May 1, 2012

    Thanks to dolfan54fl

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    Awesome box from r0nburgundy69!!
  21. Bluecane

    Bluecane Initiate (0) New York Dec 30, 2011

    Jeff is a great guy, especially for a Dolphins fan!
  22. LuisQ

    LuisQ Aficionado (155) Florida Jan 9, 2013

    Stocked up on these. Putting them away for future consumption. :p

    BTW, If anyone is looking for a trading partner in Florida, I'm more than welcome. I'm trying to expand my horizons.
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  23. Durb777

    Durb777 Savant (425) Illinois Nov 30, 2011

    Got 3 trades in today. Big thanks to dolfan54fl, 67couple, and jamvt. All great traders cant wait to trade with them again.

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  24. Intended to post here first (vs. What RU Drinking . . .?)

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  25. Greywulfken

    Greywulfken Champion (945) New York Aug 25, 2010

    Three great beers from Element Brewing...
    Extra Special Oak, Dark Element, and Red Giant.

    And, to keep them company...
    New for the weekend are Firestone's Union Jack, Lagunitas' Little Sumpin' Sumpin', and from Weyerbacher, their tripel (Merry Monks) and quadrupel (Quad).

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  27. huysmans

    huysmans Savant (395) New Jersey Dec 5, 2007

    Terrapin Wake-N-Bake, 2 Freds, 2 Adams, 2 Plinys, Monk's Mistress, Moylan's Hopsickle, Avery Mephistopheles, Founders Imperial Stout.

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  28. stxSS07

    stxSS07 Initiate (0) Illinois Nov 23, 2010



  29. HopsMatt

    HopsMatt Savant (470) Kentucky Dec 1, 2011

    Probably one of the best photos Ive ever seen.
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  30. b0rderman

    b0rderman Aficionado (160) Colorado May 18, 2010

    vermit haul
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    Some Founders Imperial Stouts, Nightstalkers, and some Diesel

    Liquid bliss, The Event Horizon, Seeing Double, Moo Hoo's, Oak aged hoppy monster's, and Wake n bake's

    Some trade goodie boxes that showed up last night (above) =)

    And picked these up on lunch today!
  32. Oh wow
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  33. tectactoe

    tectactoe Champion (845) Michigan Mar 20, 2012

    Nice little haul....

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  34. beerborn

    beerborn Savant (345) Georgia Jan 22, 2012

    Beautiful enough to make a man cry.

    On the waiting list for Hopslam, still waiting on word if BN will make it to my area.
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  35. stayclean

    stayclean Savant (370) Wisconsin Mar 17, 2012

    Really hoping BN makes the rounds, wife's b-day is in two weeks and this would make her a lot happier than anything else I could get her (great wife!).
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  36. MADPolo

    MADPolo Initiate (0) Alabama Dec 19, 2012


    Small Haul.

    1 x Roch 10
    2 x Anderson Valley Oatmeal Stout
    1 x 4pk Terrapin Wake-N-Bake (had to add to my other stash of WnB)
    2 x North Coast Brewing BA Old Rasputin XV
    2 x Oskar Ten Fidy (last on the shelves)
    1 x 6pk Victory Storm King Imp. Stout
    2 x Black Xantus
    1 x 4pk North Coast Brewing Old Rasputin
    2 x Great Divide Oak Aged Yeti Imp. Stout
  37. Bitter_Echo

    Bitter_Echo Savant (400) Michigan Apr 13, 2012

    Don't want to tick anyone off, but can I paint a picture of my latest haul? My fridge looks like this; it's lop-sided by 13 beers (singles)...various stouts, weissebiers, ales, and several bombers of IPA's (good stuff too, Lagunitas, Founders, Bells, Victory, Stone, North Peak etc), all pushed to the very back by my 16 (two down already!) fresh as could be Hopslams (OK, quite splitting hairs...they are only nine days old), all lined up in the front in nice rows and waiting in the queue for consumption. I've promised myself only 18 this year (I've got other stuff to explore), and promised too to drink only one daily until they're gone, and supplement with the bunch in the back of the fridge. And why not, it's my stinkin' favorite beer! Everything else in there can wait. Who know, maybe this weekend I'll cheat and have two at a sitting. This stuff is off the charts!
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  38. Snowrs

    Snowrs Savant (390) Indiana Oct 10, 2009

  39. [​IMG]Couple awesome trades and what I picked up from the store.
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