Events American Craft Beer Fest: Updated List of Brewers

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  1. Todd

    Todd Founder (5,380) Aug 23, 1996 California
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    Heads-up! As of this post we now have 123 brewers pouring at American Craft Beer Fest this June 1 & 2 at the Seaport World Trade Center Boston!

    http://beeradvocate.com/acbf/beer

    Epic! Jason has done a great job wrangling the lineup and is currently compiling the initial list of beers. We'll start posting them as soon as he's got a chuck entered.

    Cheers!
     
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  2. Todd

    Todd Founder (5,380) Aug 23, 1996 California
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  3. LostTraveler

    LostTraveler Initiate (0) Oct 28, 2011 Maine

    Looks good. No Oxbow Brewing?
     
  4. Jason

    Jason Founder (7,907) Aug 23, 1996 Massachusetts
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    Not this year, I still have two brewers to add and all of the Franklin's beers to add when Mike sends them in.
     
  5. aorloski

    aorloski Devotee (437) Oct 11, 2010 Massachusetts

    wow, i am very impressed by this list. thought for the most part it would be mainly flagships but there are some real gems in there!
     
  6. funkel81

    funkel81 Devotee (422) Jan 23, 2011 Colorado
    Beer Trader

    Sierra Nevada BA Stout?!?

    awesome...
     
  7. bbadger

    bbadger Initiate (0) May 20, 2011 Texas

    Goose island imperial ipa is back!!
     
  8. ShogoKawada

    ShogoKawada Meyvn (1,247) May 31, 2009 Pennsylvania

    saw the beer list, stopped slacking and bought my ticket. 1st session saturday, as usual. See ya there!
     
  9. nawset

    nawset Initiate (149) Mar 19, 2011 New Hampshire

    So, will GI be alloting a certain amount of BCBCS for each session?
     
  10. Todd

    Todd Founder (5,380) Aug 23, 1996 California
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    Not to our knowledge, but they had the longest lines of any other brewer last year. I'm talking an insane line.
     
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  11. DirtyPenny

    DirtyPenny Initiate (0) Jun 25, 2011 Massachusetts

    Kindly reminder to everyone that this is not Pokemon and you do not need to "catch them all."

    If you refuse to take previous advice, at least remember that you can't make individual samples fight by throwing them at the ground. Although you could possibly start a fight with another fest-goer this way.
     
  12. Todd

    Todd Founder (5,380) Aug 23, 1996 California
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    In other news ... we've hit the 550 beer mark.
     
  13. skivtjerry

    skivtjerry Zealot (520) Mar 10, 2006 Vermont

    Maybe your banner ad could use a little tweaking... I'm getting tired of having to see that guy playing with his tap handle.
     
  14. Todd

    Todd Founder (5,380) Aug 23, 1996 California
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    We're OK, and there's actually two ACBF banners that are evenly rotating out; amongst several other non-ACBF ads. Looks like the ad works too.

    As they say on Twitter: #firstworldproblems ;)
     
  15. skivtjerry

    skivtjerry Zealot (520) Mar 10, 2006 Vermont

    I can think of worse things; depending on what beer he's pouring it might be perfectly understandable.
     
  16. Todd

    Todd Founder (5,380) Aug 23, 1996 California
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    So anyway ... back on topic: the ACBF beer list.
     
  17. emannths

    emannths Initiate (184) Sep 21, 2007 Massachusetts

    FYI, you're missing the locations for John Harvard's and Oscar Blues.
     
  18. Todd

    Todd Founder (5,380) Aug 23, 1996 California
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    That's because it's a master listing. The listings in the guide will reflect locations and other distinctions.
     
  19. UncleJimbo

    UncleJimbo Site Editor (3,375) Sep 11, 2002 Massachusetts
    Subscriber Beer Trader

    Looks like a great beer list, with a few breweries I have never even heard of. Should be a fun weekend!
     
  20. dawatts

    dawatts Initiate (0) Dec 27, 2006 Massachusetts

    No Surly this year? Damn...I totally missed them last year. Really, really excited for the event.
     
  21. jdauria

    jdauria Initiate (172) Sep 15, 2010 Massachusetts

    Surly was one of the breweries I was hoping to see on the list two along with Summit, Lakefront, Bell's and New Glarus. Those good, impossible to get in MA, small breweries!
     
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