Anyone know what going on at Kuhnhenn?

Discussion in 'Great Lakes' started by mtrog313, May 7, 2012.

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  1. Jose2412

    Jose2412 Initiate (86) Feb 25, 2012 Michigan

    Anyone know if they still have bottles of BB4D left? Im headed to another Tigers game Thursday and was gonna stop and pick some up and have a DRIPA.
     
  2. bierenutz

    bierenutz Initiate (0) Jan 21, 2010 Michigan
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    Come on, remember who we're dealing with here. Kuhnhenns doesn't know if there's still bottles of BB4D left in the back somewhere! Last month as I recall there was a thread about it being sold out and then they "found" more buried/overlooked and then supposedly that sold out too recently. The long answer to the question is a definite possible maybe no :astonished:

    (it's still worth the stop in though for the DRIPA :grinning:)
     
  3. Spartan213

    Spartan213 Aspirant (250) May 28, 2008 Michigan
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    Didn't ask about the BB4D last night, but the DRIPA was out when we were in.
     
  4. Steimie

    Steimie Initiate (0) Jan 7, 2012 Michigan

    They had a question from someone on their Facebook page in the last couple of days asking if there was any BB4D left. Their reply was "No, not for awhile." Take that to mean whatever you want.

    If you're going to stop, it won't hurt to ask.
     
  5. hopfenunmaltz

    hopfenunmaltz Meyvn (1,274) Jun 8, 2005 Michigan

    Talking to Bells folks, they said he was a 3rd shift production brewer.
     
  6. BeRanger

    BeRanger Devotee (433) Dec 11, 2011 Michigan
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    They're out of BB4D.. They ran out the Sunday before Memorial Day, the last case was for in-house conumption only. This was after running out the previous month and stumbling across another pallet of it.
     
  7. Theeabyss

    Theeabyss Initiate (0) Apr 19, 2012 Illinois

    BeRanger...is this truly true?
     
  8. steebo777

    steebo777 Zealot (511) Jun 30, 2009 Michigan

    Truly it is possibly true. I think.
     
  9. BeRanger

    BeRanger Devotee (433) Dec 11, 2011 Michigan
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    Yeah - I was up there on Sunday before Memorial for a trade with an out of town BA. I had bought him a case a few weeks prior because I figured it would run out before he got into town. I was right, him and a guy across the bar had the last two bottles that were part of the final "in-house consumption."

    But hell, they did stumble upon a pallet last time this happened. I think they have a better feel for what they have after the last debacle and he said it'd be awhile.
     
  10. Mattmc1973

    Mattmc1973 Initiate (167) Jun 4, 2008 Michigan
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    Probably means it's sitting in barrels for winter solstice release.
     
  11. BeRanger

    BeRanger Devotee (433) Dec 11, 2011 Michigan
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    They do have some in the barrels in the back, that I know.
     
  12. Theeabyss

    Theeabyss Initiate (0) Apr 19, 2012 Illinois

    My boy just bought the last of what they had. The owner was happy to sell it, the guy ringing him up sure wasn't for some reason.
     
  13. loki993

    loki993 Initiate (180) Apr 16, 2009 Michigan

    As you can see no on really knows. I heard someone say they he was there last week and someone there just pulled one out of the back for him and he didn't even ask for it.
     
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