2013 MLB 13-Run Pool BIF - HAULS!

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  1. robbiemoy13

    robbiemoy13 Initiate (64) Apr 29, 2010 Illinois
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  2. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    First box landed today! Some Chicagoland goodies from KevinMc79
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    Pipeworks Blood of the Unicorn
    Pipeworks End of Days
    GI Pere Jacques

    Thanks Kevin! I don't see Blood of the Unicorn making it past tomorrow. Pretty excited to try some Pipeworks!
     
  3. KevinMc79

    KevinMc79 Initiate (130) Oct 29, 2008 Illinois
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    Blood of the Unicorn should not last past tomorrow. You need to drink it now! Enjoy!
     
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  4. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    I was able to round up the two boxes I knew were due today. First, mhksuccess...
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    Clown Shoes Blaecorn Unidragon (Just recently started seeing Clown Shoes in Colorado, but haven't pulled trigger on bigger ones)
    Founders Breakfast Stout (permawant)
    Sweetwater Happy Ending

    And from tommyguz
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    Founders KBS (always!)
    Founders Breakfast Stout (see above)
    Troegs Flying Mouflan (want)

    Unfortunately, this guy was a little over excited from the long trip
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    Seems tasty from the amount I was able to sample.

    Box (both actually!) we're packed really well. No sign, whatsoever, of the can being inside the box.

    Thanks so much to Marc and Tom!
     
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  5. tommyguz

    tommyguz Meyvn (1,013) May 14, 2008 Pennsylvania
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    Damn. Those cans give me trouble in my fridge!
     
  6. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Box from MykelJH arrived today...
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    Stone RuinTen
    HF/Brasserie de Blaugies La Vermentoise
    Crooked Stave Surette

    I was a little puzzled by opening a Colorado shelf beer from a California box, but not a man to complain about a free beer. Thanks!
     
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  7. landrewg

    landrewg Initiate (149) Nov 11, 2008 Michigan
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    My box is out for delivery today.
     
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  8. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Got landrewg's box! He indulged my 2011 wants to look back on when my son hits 21...

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    2011 DFH 120 Minute IPA
    2011 Mephistopheles
    2011 Old Stock
    Brewery Vivant Tart Side Of The Moon
    Founders Rubaeus
    The Hideout pint glass

    Not shown, but Andrew threw in some cool stickers too. Thanks for the box!
     
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  9. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Also showing up today was an awesome combined box from Luvzsurfrz and Beermealready...

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    AleSmith Yule Smith Summer (should want)
    Ventura's Surf Surf Black IPA
    Midnight Sun Treat (want)
    AleSmith Old Numbskull (want!)
    Ballast Point Sea Monster (want)
    Figueroa Mountain Hoppy Poppy

    I see a pretty solid bottle share taking place in the near future! Thanks for the great box!
     
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  10. martin123012

    martin123012 Initiate (0) Aug 10, 2010 New Jersey

    My box scheduled for tomorrow
     
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  11. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Chrisp450 delivered on his hint today...

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    Surly Seviin (want)
    Dark Horse Plead The 5th(want)
    New Glarus Raspberry Tart(want)

    Thanks for all the wants!
     
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  12. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Box o' hops from martin123012...

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    Heady Topper X2 (yes please!)
    Troegs Perpetual IPA
    Ithaca Flower Power

    Chilling all of these for immediate drinking! Thank you!
     
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  13. martin123012

    martin123012 Initiate (0) Aug 10, 2010 New Jersey

    glad everything made it, enjoy and congrats again on winning
     
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  14. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Box from pschul4 hit today...

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    Two Brothers Sidekick X2
    Pipeworks Poivre Rose (should want)
    New Glarus Berliner Weisse X2 (should want)

    Stoked to get into these! Thank you!
     
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  15. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Stinger80OH also came through today...

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    AleSmith Old Numbskull (want)
    Ballast Point Sea Monster (want)
    AleSmith Horny Devil (want)

    Glad to have a couple of these now, so I can open them sooner than later! Thanks for the great box!
     
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  16. tommyguz

    tommyguz Meyvn (1,013) May 14, 2008 Pennsylvania
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    Just shared a Berliner weisse tonight. Awesome! Want more!!
     
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  17. KevinMc79

    KevinMc79 Initiate (130) Oct 29, 2008 Illinois
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    Sidekick is an amazing beer as well. One of my faves
     
  18. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Drank one already, and don't see the other one standing a chance.
     
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  19. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Box landed from TriageStat...


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    NG Raspberry Tart (want)
    Weyerbacher Insanity (want)
    ST Pumking (want)

    Great box! Thanks for the wants!
     
  20. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Received a combined box from our trusted organizer Robbiemoy13 and ChiTownPackFan...

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    Schlafly Reserve Barleywine 2008 (want)
    Flossmoor Station BA Thunder Snow (should want!)
    Stiegl Radler
    HeBrew Genesis 15:15 BA Harvest Barleywine
    Hoppin Frog BA Naked Evil
    Schlafly Reserve BA Imperial Stout 2011 (want)

    So excited over this great box! Thank you!
     
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  21. robbiemoy13

    robbiemoy13 Initiate (64) Apr 29, 2010 Illinois
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    Hope you're enjoying all the brews you've been receiving! Hopefully starting up round two soon!
     
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  22. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    "Hope you're enjoying all the brews you've been receiving! Hopefully starting up round two soon!"

    Definitely! Feel like I haven't even begun to get into them. Working on a bottle share or two. Consider me already signed up!
     
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  23. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Received a box from mthomas84 today. Don't usually think to list all The Bruery items as wants, but I'm glad he took the initiative to send these, because I'm excited...

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    Sour In The Rye Kumquat
    Ebony & Oak

    Thanks so much!
     
  24. mthomas84

    mthomas84 Initiate (0) Feb 2, 2010 California

    Glad they arrived safely! Congrats!
     
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  25. sandman3479

    sandman3479 Disciple (318) Dec 8, 2006 Connecticut
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    My box lands Friday. Enjoy!
     
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  26. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Ijaap sent a box of awesome PNW goodies...

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    HOTD Adam (want)
    HOTD Fred (want)
    Caldera IPA X3!
    Black Raven Brewing Splinters BA Scotch Ale (should want)

    Thank you!
     
  27. ijaap

    ijaap Initiate (106) Jan 5, 2013 Washington

    Glad to hear it landed safely! The splinters is top notch. Very bourbon forward. The Adam and Fred speak for themselves and the caldera is a perfect summr ipa!

    Cheers
     
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  28. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Duffman929's box hit...

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    Stillwater Sensory Series V.1 Lower Dens
    FFF Arctic Panzer Wolf
    Spider Bite Boris The Spider
    TheFrench Connection

    Very interested in these, and looking forward to getting into them! Thank you!
     
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  29. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    3 more boxes today! I will get the hauls posted later this evening.
     
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  30. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Box landed from biglobo...

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    Cascade Elderberry (!)
    KBS (want)
    Stone Old Guardian

    So stoked to open the Cascade! Thanks!
     
  31. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Box of Midwest goodies from wiscobrew...

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    Bells Expedition Stout (want)
    NG Berliner Weiss
    Tyranena Rocky's Revenge
    Central Waters Bourbon Barrel Stout (want)
    Short's Anniversary Blood Orange Wheatwine

    Excited to be able to try these! Thank you!
     
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  32. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    And the third one for the day comes from tjensen3618...

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    Heretic Shallow Grave Porter
    Figueroa Mountain Hoppy Poppy
    Bootlegger's Black Phoenix
    Black IPA (I believe a home brew?)
    Drake's Drakonic (want)

    These all look great! Thanks for the box!
     
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  33. robbiemoy13

    robbiemoy13 Initiate (64) Apr 29, 2010 Illinois
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    Just about wrapped up... a few boxes scheduled to land today and Monday, and a couple going out on Monday. Look for signups for round 2 shortly after this thing is wrapped up. Everyone who participated this round will get first dibs.
     
  34. robbiemoy13

    robbiemoy13 Initiate (64) Apr 29, 2010 Illinois
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    Since Al and FishPondManager are basically neighbors, Al decided to have Adam ship to me as a Thank You for running the league. Just got the box today.

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    Crooked Stave St. Bretta - Summer (Crooked Stave = Permawant)
    Odell Myrcenary (good stuff)
    Odell St. Lupulin (excited to try)
    Avery Uncle Jacob's (permawant!)

    Thanks for all the Colorado goodies Adam (and Al as well)!
     
  35. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Sandman3479 hooked up a 4 pack of Gandhi Bot...

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    I basically slammed one as soon as I got home! Thank you!
     
  36. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    And Richkrull sent a great 6 bottle shipper...

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    Tyranena Down 'N Dirty X3 (want)
    NG Raspberry Tart (want)
    NG 20th Anniversary Strong Ale (should want)
    Founders Breakfast Stout (want)

    Glad I'll be able to horde a Raspberry Tart to myself and still be able to share! Thanks!
     
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  37. sandman3479

    sandman3479 Disciple (318) Dec 8, 2006 Connecticut
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    Enjoy!
     
  38. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Two more boxes landed today. First up, Giuseppefranco...

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    Horsehead's Sullivan's Stout
    Maine Beer Co. Another One
    Maine Beer Co. Weez
    Imperial Biscotti Break-DeCicco Version

    Genuinely excited over getting the chance at these. Thank you!
     
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  39. bigaltemple

    bigaltemple Disciple (310) May 2, 2011 Colorado
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    Also coming through today, a nice little assortment from RayUFO7...

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    Intuition I-10 IPA
    Bells Expedition Stout
    Jack's Abbey Smoke and Dagger
    Founders Breakfast Stout
    Founders Backwoods Bastard
    CCB Meduro Brown Ale

    Great box with some all time faves, and some new to me brews. Thanks!
     
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  40. biglobo8971

    biglobo8971 Disciple (398) May 6, 2010 Minnesota

    enjoy big Al.
     
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