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SATURDAY 1.19.13 Peninsula Bottle Share @ Grape & Grain

Discussion in 'US - Pacific' started by AdamSimpson, Jan 14, 2013.

  1. KevSal

    KevSal Advocate (585) California Oct 17, 2010

    your not fucking around man, great stuff youve got there
  2. bird22

    bird22 Savant (405) California Jan 2, 2011

    I'm definitely in and definitely bringing a couple friends. Definitely going to bring a couple growlers up from Sante Adairius Rustic Ales, then probably a bottle or two out of the cellar as well, which I will determine later when I get home.
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  3. I think I'm going to make it. Might be flying solo, might bring the wife if her meeting is done early enough.

    Going to bring a bottle or two as well.
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  4. rrryanc

    rrryanc Savant (375) California May 19, 2006

    Like I said, I'm excited it's on a Saturday. And with the gf coming, it's an excuse to bring more than I normally would :).
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  5. Can I join you guys on the 19th? I happen to be in the area this week and would like to bring some rare brews, maybe a whale.
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  6. Hope you guys still have extra spots- I can bring a surly and some other 12oz...
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  7. BREWERS BEARD!!!

    If there are any bottles of that Two Pilots still around, can you mule me a couple?
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  8. Absolutely, come by dude!
  9. jtmartino

    jtmartino Savant (470) California Dec 11, 2010

    Jesus this is turning into a shitshow of epic proportions. What a great way to prepare for Beer Week 2013!
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  10. Sounds good. If you have multiples of the 12oz, or large formats, it sounds like this share is getting pretty big.
  11. bird22

    bird22 Savant (405) California Jan 2, 2011

    Yeah, not a problem. Actually headed there in an hour or so, so I will gran them then assuming they still have them (which they did yesterday).

    And I will bring a growler of Brewer's Beard too.
  12. bird22

    bird22 Savant (405) California Jan 2, 2011

    Sorry Adam, all gone. I'm meeting Tim in the morning to fill my growlers, so I'll see if he has any hiding in the back.
  13. I'm in, (Caltrain!) looks like I'll be solo for the first hour or so, then my wife will be joining in later.

    One bottle I'm bringing is from 08, the other is REALLY fresh.
  14. sjrosen

    sjrosen Disciple (65) California Dec 21, 2010

    I'm going to try to join you all tomorrow. Never been to one of these before--looking forward to meeting everyone.
  15. This grew into something a little bigger than I anticipated. It required some serious begging and pleading, and a few favors called in, but I am able to drop the kids off at a friends for a couple hours. Hopefully I will remember to pick them up on time...

    Probably looking at a Crooked Stave WWBY... and something else too.
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  16. WTF? My younger daughter woke up this morning with a fever... and just like that I can't drop them off and I am out again. This is like some kind of conspiracy, probably orchestrated by my wife somehow! I have a feeling I am going to tear up a little when I see the bottle list posted...
  17. bird22

    bird22 Savant (405) California Jan 2, 2011

    This is what I jotted down from today (more than likely a few missing). Thanks to Adam for having us....and of course thanks to everyone for bringing some amazing beers. Look forward to doing it again next time.

    Cascade apricot
    2007 abbaye
    Iron fist the resistance
    Sante Berliner
    Boulevard saison Brett
    2010 bitches brew
    Cranbic new glarus
    2012 event horizon
    2008 dissident
    Madame rose 2012
    White chocolate
    2012 Bourbon County Coffee
    2007 upland strawberry
    BA 4 calling birds
    Temptation 004
    Parabola 2012
    Chez monieux alpine
    Sante Anais
    2012 BA speedway
    Duet
    Enjoy by 2.15.03
    Kuhnhenn BA solar eclipse
    Surly syx
    Juliet
    Flower power
    Pure hoppiness
    Hansenns experimental raspberry
    Jackie O's skipping pappy
    Hansenns oudbeitje 2012
    Marron acidifie
    Lou pepe framboise 2008
    Imperial biscotti break
    Moloko stout
    75 minute
    Sante Chavez
    Blaecorn unidragon
    DuClaw oak aged black jack stout
    Dark intrigue
    Our finest regards
    2011 EC 18
    JP La Roja
    Juliet (again)
    Shorts cup of joe
    Saison de lis
    Midnight sun brewtality
    Chocolate rain
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  18. KevSal

    KevSal Advocate (585) California Oct 17, 2010

    2007 upland strawberry was my favorite, dammit was it tasty

    Turned into a great time, was cool seeing and meeting you guys!

    Btw chez monieux was the nastiest beer I've ever smelled. Stinky foot fungus or something, it made idiots drool drinkable
  19. jtmartino

    jtmartino Savant (470) California Dec 11, 2010

    Great tasting everyone, thanks for bringing some great stuff.
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  20. afrokaze

    afrokaze Advocate (620) California Jun 12, 2009

    Had a great time as always, thanks to everyone. Hopefully we can make that TJ Vintage vertical happen next time.
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  21. Had a blast yesterday! Great group of people and some amazing beers!

    Thanks everyone for letting me join in, and thanks to the hosts, you have a great place. Cheers!
  22. There was a Hill Farmstead Twilight of the Idols too, can't think of anything else you missed.
  23. drgarage

    drgarage Initiate (0) California Aug 19, 2008

    And it was REAL good.
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  24. bird22

    bird22 Savant (405) California Jan 2, 2011

    You are right. Passed on it since I have had it a few times before. Fantastic beer!
  25. Nice beer, a bit too sweet for me though.
  26. grrrah

    grrrah Savant (310) California Sep 21, 2009

    Nice meeting a bunch of you guys yesterday! Great beers and great group! This is Josh's buddy, Rafael.
  27. jtmartino

    jtmartino Savant (470) California Dec 11, 2010

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