BA Speedway Stout '12

Discussion in 'Beer Trading Talk' started by Schlais, Nov 5, 2012.

  1. Schlais

    Schlais Aspirant (244) Sep 28, 2011 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    I just saw they're releasing tickets for BA Speedway Stout today, and was wondering what are people asking for. I know previous years it was very limited and is only released once in a while, and demand was very high! I heard this year it's $27 with a 4 bottle limit, but don't know the bottle count.
  2. goveia75

    goveia75 Initiate (102) Mar 20, 2011 California
    Beer Trader

    I think that's difficult to answer at this point in time, given that we don't know specifics (taste, bottle count), but as of now it appears as if BA Speedway owners and those seeking it out are on opposite sides of the spectrum (owners looking for very limited and/or retired stuff; seekers offering locals). I'd say give it several days or a week or so for the dust to settle and you'll get a better idea of what it's actually trading for.
  3. BrianTheBrewer30

    BrianTheBrewer30 Aspirant (211) Nov 17, 2009 Massachusetts
    Beer Trader

    Walezzzzzzzz bro...walezzzzzzzz
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  4. abecall98

    abecall98 Devotee (448) Aug 11, 2007 California
    Beer Trader

    I'm going to make a new trade value topic on every single new beer I ever see or hear about. Even though I don't have it, won't get it, or probably don't care about it, I sure as hell want to create a thread to talk about it and "what it takes". I want to know bottle counts and prices of every beer so I can blog about it.
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  5. stupac2

    stupac2 Zealot (518) Feb 22, 2011 California
    Beer Trader

    Why don't you just look at the release thread to find out the basic information, and then make educated guesses about what it'll go for? You have access to exactly as much information as the rest of us.
  6. eyeenjoybeer

    eyeenjoybeer Initiate (0) Feb 18, 2011 Seychelles

    Well, some folks do have inside scoops, etc. I would reckon that is what the OP is after.
  7. Bay01

    Bay01 Aspirant (278) Nov 19, 2008 Illinois

    I was going to wait until the BCS Cherry Rye release to troll the West Coast guys since it's a shelf beer, but this is a good start.
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  8. stupac2

    stupac2 Zealot (518) Feb 22, 2011 California
    Beer Trader

    On what it's trading for? No one can know more than a handful of those, and since the release as like 3 hours ago I doubt many people have arranged trades at all.
  9. eyeenjoybeer

    eyeenjoybeer Initiate (0) Feb 18, 2011 Seychelles

    Sorry, I was thinking of the last piece of his comment, bottle count, which some folks use in their valuation equations.
  10. evilc

    evilc Initiate (0) Jan 27, 2012 California

    I have 6 that I will trade ( BASS ) - probably going to be asking for 2x BCBS variant per. $27 versus $15 per variant, I'd toss in an Alpine bomber to make up the $3. Going to hold on to them a bit until Coffee and Cherry are released.
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  11. stupac2

    stupac2 Zealot (518) Feb 22, 2011 California
    Beer Trader

    I figured that would be widely known, but it looks like they didn't say in their release. Odd. Oh well, I guess I change my complaint to "making a trade thread instead of posting in the release thread, especially only 3 hours after the release, is crass".
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  12. apocalypsezombie

    apocalypsezombie Initiate (0) May 12, 2012

    ... It may become time that you and I complete a trade then..
  13. evilc

    evilc Initiate (0) Jan 27, 2012 California

    I'd be down. I'm sure I'll trade half my BASS for mo4r BCBS! Just the variants though - BCBS is coming to CA this month and I have a bunch from other trades already =)
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  14. glitchedmind

    glitchedmind Initiate (0) May 8, 2012 California

    You got one to share with an old friend? If so, see you the 16th! :wink:
  15. evilc

    evilc Initiate (0) Jan 27, 2012 California

    Crap - when would you get there? We check out of our hotel Friday morning but will be there awhile.... ( in the parks )
  16. glitchedmind

    glitchedmind Initiate (0) May 8, 2012 California

    I'd head down right after work Thursday.
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  17. stxSS07

    stxSS07 Initiate (0) Nov 23, 2010 Illinois

    If I only get 2 Coffee (which would be 1 more than I got last year), they're all yours. I want to try BA Speedway real bad like.
  18. claaark13

    claaark13 Zealot (504) Nov 29, 2007 Indiana
    Beer Trader

    Shelf beer whale wars are awesome. Probably my favorite part of Beer Trading 2012.

    We need to get some shelf Leon and shelf Twilight involved in this as well. Maybe a dash of shelf Upland Persimmon with notes of shelf Black Note. Oh, and shelf Beatification and shelf CBS. Wait, I nearly forgot shelf Rare.
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