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Anniversary Party on April 28th/Release of Double Huma whos going?

Discussion in 'Great Lakes' started by GoldenChild, Mar 5, 2012.

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Whos going?

  1. I will be there.

    17 vote(s)
    20.2%
  2. I won't be there.

    11 vote(s)
    13.1%
  3. I might be there.

    21 vote(s)
    25.0%
  4. I wish I could be there.

    27 vote(s)
    32.1%
  5. I hate everyone that will be there.

    8 vote(s)
    9.5%
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  1. BeRanger

    BeRanger Dec 11, 2011 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    You made my heart stop for a second by saying Bourbon Huma.. I've been craving that ever since I had it a few months back at Forans in Detroit. It was outstanding. Wish they had it in the line-up!
     
  2. steebo777

    steebo777 Jun 30, 2009 Michigan

    Bourbon Huma at Summer Beer Fest last year completely blew my mind. It was a shell of it's former self at Forans if that means anything.
     
  3. BeRanger

    BeRanger Dec 11, 2011 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    That is a tall order.

    I was pretty disappointed Short's never brought it to Ashley's Throwdown. I wish they'd get that in a damn bottle. Next time its on the tap list I might venture up there, it was amazing.
     
  4. dblab33

    dblab33 Dec 9, 2011 Michigan

    So.... anyone going to be in/around Traverse City on 04/27? We are staying somewhat near Right Brain... Park Place or something like that. Not sure what we are doing yet. I'm trying to figure out if I should bring plenty of tasty bottles or what.
     
  5. detroiter

    detroiter Aug 4, 2009 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    One more week, i'm pretty excited, this will be my first trip up to shorts. Im taking the old man we're stopping in Elk Rapids at Pearl's for brunch.
     
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  6. MarcatGSB

    MarcatGSB Jan 8, 2011 Michigan

    any of my troll friends going to this even interested in grabbing a bottle of Double Huma for me? I'll make it worth your while with SOMETHING, BCBS or BA Plead or something. BM me, please!
     
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  7. elephantrider

    elephantrider Mar 25, 2011 Michigan

    Me and the wife will be there around 2. Likely to miss out on bottles but should be a blast nonetheless!!
     
  8. psykosis

    psykosis May 21, 2009 Indiana
    Beer Trader

    I live near TC. Don't know if I'll be free on the 27th, but if i am, I'd love to catch up.
     
  9. trginter

    trginter Dec 1, 2008 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    BA Pt5? Deal
     
  10. detroiter

    detroiter Aug 4, 2009 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    How early are people planning on lining up?? Will all the special bottles be available at 1PM and will you be able to purchase them to go?
     
  11. steebo777

    steebo777 Jun 30, 2009 Michigan

    The only bottles available to buy at 1pm are Aww Jeah. I'll probably get there a little after 1pm as there's no reason to get there before then.
     
  12. GoldenChild

    GoldenChild Nov 18, 2009 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    Im planning on being there right around 1pm. Then im going to leave and come back around 5ish to drink some brews on tap and eat with friends and family.
     
  13. detroiter

    detroiter Aug 4, 2009 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    cool, thanks guys.
     
  14. GRBrew

    GRBrew Jan 12, 2009 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    Any idea how long these will last? I am speaking at a conference in TC so might try to convince the wife to drive over.
     
  15. trginter

    trginter Dec 1, 2008 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    Is aww Jeah the only bottles they are selling to take home?
     
  16. loki993

    loki993 Apr 16, 2009 Michigan

    So Im assuming that if you don't make the party there is no chance of getting any bottles right? Id love to go but its just not financially feasible this weekend Im afraid
     
  17. abraxel

    abraxel Aug 28, 2009 Michigan

    Edit: Oops, looks like the poster is too big to embed cleanly. There's a tap and bottle list here.

    I'm guessing you can probably buy either single bottles to drink or six packs to take home.
     
  18. trginter

    trginter Dec 1, 2008 Michigan
    Beer Trader

  19. psykosis

    psykosis May 21, 2009 Indiana
    Beer Trader

    really looking forward to AJ and Huma X. Dunno if I'll make it over though now. Wife will be coming home from the hospital around that time, and she obviously takes precedence. However, I may be free friday night if anyone wants to put together a tasting the night before.
     
  20. decadance

    decadance Mar 14, 2010 Texas

    So, big favor folks, for which I will pay in beer and gas money. Is there any chance someone driving up from the Kalamazoo region would be willing to let me hitch a ride back Sunday? My car is in ill-repair, and while I have a ride up (likely) from my PA friends, Kalamazoo is out of their way for the return trip. Would be a big help gentlemen, and much appreciated.
     
  21. trginter

    trginter Dec 1, 2008 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    I would but we're leaving SaturdAy after we get the aww jeah
     
  22. decadance

    decadance Mar 14, 2010 Texas

    Not staying for the party?
     
  23. trginter

    trginter Dec 1, 2008 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    I've got a damn bachelor party that they sprung on me for Saturday night. We're staying Friday night, picking up some AJ at 1:00 and staying for a flight or four. Probably leaving around 3:00.
     
  24. psykosis

    psykosis May 21, 2009 Indiana
    Beer Trader

    Party doesn't start until 3:00. they are just selling the AJ starting at 1:00. :/
     
  25. trginter

    trginter Dec 1, 2008 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    Yeah, its going to be a fast flight
     
  26. Steimie

    Steimie Jan 7, 2012 Michigan

    If anyone in the Detroit area is bring back some AJ and is looking to trade, shoot me a BM. I've got a couple of goodies sitting around here and I'm making a trek to Minnesota in a couple of weeks and could pick you up something.
    Thanks.
     
  27. sarro

    sarro May 12, 2009 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    Leaving from Ann Arbor tomorrow morning instead of today now. Can't wait though
     
  28. trginter

    trginter Dec 1, 2008 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    Anything fun going on tonight in Bellaire?
     
  29. HopHeadHerman

    HopHeadHerman Feb 9, 2009 Michigan

    Yes, drinking at the pub! If you don't mind traveling a bit, the after party for the Short's to Short's paddle is open to the public. Lots of fun to be had. I'm currently on a boat in the middle of Torch Lake helping with the event. Beautiful day out here.
     
  30. trginter

    trginter Dec 1, 2008 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    is the after party in Bellaire or Elk Rapids? Eric and Kevin and I are driving up today.
     
  31. FINEBEERGUY

    FINEBEERGUY Aug 10, 2011 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    What is the cost going to be for the Aww Jeah and Huma X? Limits?
     
  32. trginter

    trginter Dec 1, 2008 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    $60 a case for AJ. From their FB...

     
  33. HopHeadHerman

    HopHeadHerman Feb 9, 2009 Michigan

    Elk Rapids is where the after party is.
     
  34. trginter

    trginter Dec 1, 2008 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    At the bar now. Woot!
     
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  35. kdmcguire10

    kdmcguire10 Jul 15, 2011 Michigan

    Man, I'd honestly take this party over DLD any day. Have fun everyone
     
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  36. MarcatGSB

    MarcatGSB Jan 8, 2011 Michigan

    AwwJeah! The time is upon all you Michigander's, Hoosiers, FIB's, Akronites, and Sconnies travelling to Bellaire! Yeeees! Everyone have fun, it sounds like a freaking fantastic event. And if the weather is anything like it is today on the Keweenaw, it's a perfect spring day for some beer drinking in Northern Michigan!
    Edit: Oh yah and be safe!
     
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  37. Jose2412

    Jose2412 Feb 25, 2012 Michigan

    Enroute from the UP!
     
  38. NSaad23

    NSaad23 Dec 13, 2011 Michigan

    I wish I was heading up there today.
     
  39. GRBrew

    GRBrew Jan 12, 2009 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    Is the pub open for lunch?
     
  40. BeRanger

    BeRanger Dec 11, 2011 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    I'm filled with a ton of regret this instant, wishing I was up in Bellaire right now..
    Dammit...
     
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