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

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  1. blackcloud

    blackcloud Advocate (545) Alaska Apr 28, 2012 Beer Trader

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    had a special delivery from a coworker who went to anchorage for the weekend...
     
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    Ballast Point Sculpin IPA
    Two fresh growlers from Endless Brewing, just down the road from me. Got their new barleywine and one of their IPAs, if anyone is interested in them you can check out my reviews for those two and others.
    Left Hand Milk stout
    Left Hand Nitro
    Victory Hop Wallop
    Southern Tier Iniquity (a favorite of mine, first time seeing it in 12oz bottles so I added one to my mix-a-six)
    Flying Dog Pearl Necklace Oyster Stout
     
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  3. bigedct

    bigedct Savant (415) Connecticut Jun 23, 2011

    That Stone was great fresh, not too sure now though. Had my last one last year and it was less than stellar. Tasted like grapefruit soda fresh.
     
  4. bigedct

    bigedct Savant (415) Connecticut Jun 23, 2011

    Unwrapped this little doozie from beergod1.
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  5. watsonmd

    watsonmd Savant (365) Georgia May 16, 2009

    not getting grapefruit... more like a brown ale/esb. still hoppy, buy not fruit hop, just dry bitter.
     
  6. bigedct

    bigedct Savant (415) Connecticut Jun 23, 2011

    Like I said, fresh it was refreshingly awesome citrus. Remember, that beer was brewed to help build VT after Irene in 2011. IPA +1.5 years old.
     
  7. lymph

    lymph Aficionado (235) California May 10, 2010 Beer Trader

    Totally wrecked by Pando.
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    Hooker IPA, Terrapin Hopsecutioner, Hooker Irish Ale, Hooker Blonde Ale, Attempter Redrum, Weyerbacher Merry Monks', Hoponius Union, Hooker Chocolate Truffle Stout, Ithaca Casca Zilla, Weyerbacher Double Simcoe
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    4 Packs of KBS 2013, Double Trouble, Curmudgeon 2012, Curmudgeon 2013, Heady Topper
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    Utopias 2007 with Utopias Glass
    Such a crazy haul. Thank you so much Pando!
     
  8. highdesertdrinker

    highdesertdrinker Advocate (670) Arizona Nov 5, 2012 Beer Trader

    [​IMG]I needed another good stout to stop myself from cracking another Parabola as that was my true "a-ha" moment when it comes to stouts.
     
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  9. sommersb

    sommersb Advocate (600) Tennessee May 25, 2010

    Barleywine box from my cousin in WA state -- thanks, Brian!

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  10. Circleo12

    Circleo12 Advocate (640) South Carolina Nov 12, 2012 Beer Trader

    T.C.'s Banana Split Stout is by far, IMO, the best beer they make. The rest are rather pedestrian for sure.
     
  11. beerborn

    beerborn Savant (345) Georgia Jan 22, 2012

  12. The midwest box was from a trade.
     
  13. Pando

    Pando Savant (485) Connecticut Dec 5, 2011 Beer Trader

    You have to love surprise boxes.....especially ones with so many CO goodies. You're the man Skeeter!


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  14. Thank you Lledd for these goodies!

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    and a little Magnificent 7 from City Beer Store

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  15. lvldweller

    lvldweller Savant (330) New Jersey Apr 3, 2013 Beer Trader

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    finally made its way to south jersey. one for me, one for my brother, and one to age. can't wait to see what all the hype is about (unfortunately i have a severe cold, so have to wait to try this!)
     
  16. Gunch43

    Gunch43 Savant (375) Pennsylvania Jan 15, 2010 Beer Trader

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    IP trade with Blkcld. Great BA member. Chilled at his house for a bit and kicked back some Zombie Dust, Parabola and Pliny. Good times!

    *missing from photo: 2 Pliny the Elders. My taste buds thank them for their service.
     
  17. SpdKilz

    SpdKilz Champion (775) Illinois Jan 8, 2009 Beer Trader

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    The wife Was in Santa Rosa for a week and stopped by the brewery on the way back to Socal. Surprised me with a case of Pliny bottled 5/16 and a growler of Blind Pig.
     
  19. acevenom

    acevenom Advocate (555) Louisiana Oct 7, 2011

    Hey New Belgium.
    1 6-pack Rampant Imperial IPA
    1 Lips of Faith Plutot
    1 Lips of Faith Paardebloem
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  20. mecummins

    mecummins Savant (425) Illinois Nov 16, 2012

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    An awesome fellow BA, MisterGrizz, sent me a beer it forward package of beers that I can't get here in Chicago for me to review on my blog. It's like Christmas in May. :D
     
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  21. zach60614

    zach60614 Savant (410) Illinois May 1, 2012 Beer Trader

  22. bjhorvat

    bjhorvat Aficionado (165) Indiana Aug 13, 2010 Beer Trader

    Nice haul. Did you trade your vintage Chewbacca action figure still in box for those?
     
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    Came in today from a trade with my buddy Mike out in CA. Enjoying the Dorado now :)
     
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  24. zach60614

    zach60614 Savant (410) Illinois May 1, 2012 Beer Trader

    Shit, that would pull walez, bro.
     
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  25. Where in south jersey?
     
  26. cleg

    cleg Aficionado (220) Florida May 7, 2013 Beer Trader

  27. trevorjk

    trevorjk Savant (365) Netherlands Aug 28, 2009 Beer Trader

  28. POTABLE83

    POTABLE83 Advocate (510) New York Jun 21, 2012 Beer Trader

    what are the three bottles on the left?
     
  29. thaghost

    thaghost Savant (355) Illinois Apr 29, 2013 Beer Trader

    Managed to pick these up at a liquor store by my work.

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  30. Etan

    Etan Champion (765) Wisconsin Jul 11, 2011

    Bruocsella
     
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  31. cw577enfield

    cw577enfield Advocate (500) Virginia Mar 3, 2013 Beer Trader

    Ahhh....I love it when two separate packages from two different traders come on the same day...

    Muchas Gracias to Jasonrm72 for a wonderful trade!

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    (2) Parabola '13
    (1) Sucaba '13
    (1) Anniversary XVI
    (1) Crooked Stave HopSavant
    (1) Black Butte XXIV
    (1) Sanctification
    (1) Rocky Mountain Oyster Stout

    And last but not least, huge thanks to Drlovemd87!!!

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    (1) BCBCS '12
    (1) Mayan Apocalypse Judgment Day
    (1) Oil man

    The funny part is that out all of these beers, can you guess which one I'm looking forward to taste? It's this guy:



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    Mmmmm...something about a salty beer that I'm attracted to. I wonder why?
     
  32. Small haul after work today. Think I'll save the Plum Noir for new beer Sunday!

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  33. tvl89

    tvl89 Aficionado (230) Texas Feb 3, 2013

  34. taxman

    taxman Savant (285) Illinois Feb 22, 2012

    That's pretty ballzy!
     
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  35. tvl89

    tvl89 Aficionado (230) Texas Feb 3, 2013

  36. iL0VEbeer

    iL0VEbeer Advocate (625) New Jersey Oct 4, 2011 Beer Trader

    A nice Wisconsin care package from teamwiggum. Oh and a Dark Lord and Stack N Stabb. Thanks dude!

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  37. SadMachine

    SadMachine Champion (785) New Jersey Mar 14, 2011 Beer Trader

    I've slacked off on posting my hauls, so here's my 4 most recent (with a few bottles missing due to friends picking them up for me or me forgetting to snap a pic!)
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    My last Enjoy By 5.17.13 haul + other goodies!
    Enjoy By x3
    Espresso IRS x6
    Kane A Night To End All Dawns x3 (one not pictured because a friend dropped it off later)
    Carnivale (for a trade)

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    My second trade w/ Skrip (great guy!)
    Stillwater Cellar Door
    Vivant Tart Side of the Moon
    BBA Old Rasputin XIV
    BCBS '12
    Westbrook White Thai

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    First trade w/ arash1000 (very generous!)
    Midnight Sun Treat
    Abyss '11
    Melange No. 3 '11
    Abyss '12
    Stone IRS '09
    Red Wine Barrel Aged Vertical Epic 11.11.11

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    Small, but awesome haul while passing through Syracuse!
    Parabola x3!!! (super excited since landing this in NJ is damn near impossible!)
    Stone Smoked Porter w/ Vanilla Beans x2 (never seen this in bottles but loved it on draft!)
    AleSmith X (my first experience w/ AleSmith since they don't distribute to NJ!)

    Some other things not pictured that I know I got in this period include 3 more Espresso IRS, FW Sucaba and 16th Ann. and another Kane ANTEAD... Probably forgetting something, but oh well! Lots of good beer to drink! =)
     
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  38. Gunch43

    Gunch43 Savant (375) Pennsylvania Jan 15, 2010 Beer Trader

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    18 cans of HEADY show up on my doorstep today UNSOLICITED from Zer0P0intZer0. Not only a great BA member but a great friend. Cheers to 0.0!

    * No Heady Topper was consumed or harmed in any way in this picture.
     
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  39. IPAFan521

    IPAFan521 Advocate (715) Illinois Jan 20, 2013 Beer Trader


    How does one get magical Heady Topper?? Or any Heady Topper for that matter!!!!
     
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  40. jzeilinger

    jzeilinger Poobah (1,260) Pennsylvania Dec 4, 2004 Beer Trader

    "Hotel Haul" - Life is good on the road when you across stuff like this. (Pretty much all my wallet could handle at the moment before my wife kills me when I get home. ;)) Not pictured but also picked up a few Plum Noirs, a sixer of Rye of the Tiger, and an Unearthly and Oaked Unearthly.

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