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Societe

Discussion in 'US - Pacific' started by JMF, Mar 21, 2012.

  1. JMF

    JMF Disciple (65) California Mar 10, 2012

  2. mjl21

    mjl21 Advocate (535) California Apr 3, 2008

    Looking forward to trying their stuff. Travis was at RR for a long time. Long live Travis Bites!
     
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  3. JMF

    JMF Disciple (65) California Mar 10, 2012

    and then both of them at the Bruery! Really looking forward to the whole deal. Can't wait to try their beers
     
  4. MacNCheese

    MacNCheese Initiate (0) California Dec 10, 2011

    From everything I've read, they're cutting no corners and have a big chunk of change raised to do it right. I'm very pleased they're here and will be opening. That being said...I figure it'll take a solid year for them to REALLY get going. Hop contracts etc...some supply issues starting mid year...but then...BOOM!
     
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  5. nogidrew86

    nogidrew86 Aficionado (240) Nevada Aug 16, 2010

    I cannot wait for them to open!
     
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  6. sounds awesome! any ideas to the style(s) they will be offering (i.e. sours)?
     
  7. riko

    riko Savant (280) California Jan 18, 2008

    Yes, they will be offering sours, eventually.
     
  8. ryno09

    ryno09 Savant (285) California May 1, 2010

    I remember hearing they would be focusing on IPAs and sours. Makes sense to me for a San Diego brewery.
     
  9. I'd join their Reservy Societe.
     
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  10. CenCalMario

    CenCalMario Savant (285) California Jan 12, 2009

    When I was in San Diego area last month I was able to stop by the brewery and meet up with Dougie. Got a quick tour and was really impressed with their plans. They've done everything new from the ground up and really put their money to good use. I hope they're tremendously successful in the future and they can't go wrong with doing killer IPA's and sours in the SD area. The bar area is going to look great when its done! Looking forward to opening day down the road.

    Oh yeah... the shirts are pretty nice. I picked up 3 myself (2 for me, 1 for the lady).

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  11. JMF

    JMF Disciple (65) California Mar 10, 2012

    Straight from their website:
    "Societe will focus specifically on IPA’s, wine-barrel aged sours, and Belgian inspired brews handcrafted on a 20 barrel brewhouse."
     
  12. mrkrispy

    mrkrispy Savant (410) California Apr 5, 2006

    Really looking forward to Doug and Travis getting their first batches out, and the brewery is looking mighty impressive so far. I hope they don't put rose petals and beets in their beers.
     
  13. tyrsis

    tyrsis Savant (365) California Mar 13, 2009

    Looking forward to their beers. But man, I don't like their logo.
     
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  14. SageO

    SageO Savant (385) California Jul 13, 2010

    I work 2 minutes' walking distance from there (I've timed it). To say I'm stoked would be an understatement.
     
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  15. FosterJM

    FosterJM Champion (825) California Nov 16, 2009

    Was just on the Blog from them. Didnt see address. Where in SD are they?

    Cheers!
     
  16. tyrsis

    tyrsis Savant (365) California Mar 13, 2009

    Kearny Mesa
     
  17. riko

    riko Savant (280) California Jan 18, 2008

    Yep, just off Clairemont Mesa blvd, across the street from Cheetah's.
     
  18. Is there a set date to open? I have heard spring 2012.
     
  19. Totally stoked for another great brewery in SD.

    They have the least interesting brewery blog I've ever seen, though.
     
  20. MCorrea

    MCorrea Aficionado (140) California Aug 23, 2010

    What is that? Some kind of exotic pet store?
     
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  21. MCorrea

    MCorrea Aficionado (140) California Aug 23, 2010

    Pics of tractors and 30 year old Coors cans. What's not to like?

    On a side note, anybody know the actual pronunciation of this place? I don't think I've heard it the same way twice.
     

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