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Discussion in 'Beer Trading Talk' started by NJOssie, Oct 25, 2012.

  1. NJOssie

    NJOssie Feb 28, 2012 New Jersey

    a while back I did an IP trade at Captain Lawrence for a Hardywood Bourbon Cru... that day I met Shilt who was up from VA and we did a trade w/ some great extras included... he also opened a Gingerbread Stout to share with me and others at CL

    a couple of weeks ago I was prepping to leave for GABF and I arrived home to an unsolicited bottle of Hardywood Farmhouse Pumpkin... really cool right?

    so last week I put up and ISO... Shilt notices it and has the beer I wanted... I did some side trades to get the bottle he wanted and sent him some extras trying to pay him back for his prior generosity...

    low and behold, I get home today to the trade that I thought I was going to repay him and give him a better box than expected... what does he do? He slams me with a vintage DL as an extra...

    if you EVER are thinking of trading with Shilt... please don't hesitate. He rocks!
     
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  2. NJOssie

    NJOssie Feb 28, 2012 New Jersey

    so Sam (Shilt) and I have become pretty regular trading partners... trying to send each other stuff that we know the other wants... Sam knew I wanted more GBS and a BA GBS... and he kills me with this

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    first the DL 2010 as an extra and now this??? I'm going to get you back Sam!
     
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  3. Beerontwowheels

    Beerontwowheels Nov 22, 2009 Maryland

    Met Sam at the BA GBS release. Really nice guy and he's definitely not afraid to pop some nice bottles with new folks!
     
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  4. NJOssie

    NJOssie Feb 28, 2012 New Jersey

    he's really a top notch BA and what I think every BA should strive to be...
     
  5. cfh64

    cfh64 Aug 16, 2005 Texas
    Beer Trader

    I have only traded with him once but was quite impressed by his generosity. I'll just say this...he sent me 3 awesome beers and basically said send back whatever you want. Great guy and and BA.
     
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