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Black Note 750's: Worth Trading?

Discussion in 'Beer Trading Talk' started by JohnB87, Jan 10, 2013.

  1. kzoobrew

    kzoobrew Initiate (0) May 8, 2006 Michigan

    It is worth about $23 worth of similarly released beer. That has not changed.
     
  2. kscaldef

    kscaldef Initiate (0) Jun 11, 2010 Oregon
    Beer Trader

    And by "not changed" we mean people will argue for weeks about what counts as "similarly released".
     
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  3. kzoobrew

    kzoobrew Initiate (0) May 8, 2006 Michigan

    More or less. This is why it is just easier to deal with friends and previous trading partners.

    Let us remember, the easier it is to quantify the less valuable it is. We cannot seem to quantify this, it must be worth an awful lot. ;)
     
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  4. ncaudle

    ncaudle Zealot (594) May 28, 2010 Virginia
    Beer Trader

    while not wide distribution in bottle format, kegs of Black Note (and their subsequent growler fills) are not exactly Michigan/midwest only...
     
  5. MarcatGSB

    MarcatGSB Initiate (0) Jan 8, 2011 Michigan

    No you are correct. That was never in question.
     
  6. iadler

    iadler Initiate (0) Aug 12, 2009 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    Regarding aging Black Note in 750ml compared to 12 oz, I don't see this beer improving after aging regardless of bottle size. It's not too hot fresh and the body is fairly thin, so I don't see what can possibly improve. Just my .02
     
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  7. exitmusic00

    exitmusic00 Initiate (0) Mar 15, 2010 Oregon

    Make that $.04. Black Note has a body that is similar to Eclipse...which is kinda funny, because they both also share being massively overrated! Ahhh, commonalities. ;)
     
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  8. exitmusic00

    exitmusic00 Initiate (0) Mar 15, 2010 Oregon

    BUT, at least Black Note lives within a realm a reasonable affordability.
     
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  9. leftyhyzer

    leftyhyzer Initiate (0) Jul 10, 2012 Indiana
    Beer Trader

    I wonder how BA would've reacted if 3floyds did this instead of bells. The possibilities are endless. Brandy vanilla in 12oz bottles. 2 weeks after DLD.
     
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  10. blvdlvr

    blvdlvr Initiate (0) Jun 20, 2012

    I had blacknote on tap a few months back. I thought it was surprisingly underwhelming. I don't think your missing out on anything crazy if you can't land it.
     
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  11. JohnB87

    JohnB87 Initiate (0) Mar 14, 2011 Michigan

    For $52 per four pack.
     
  12. claaark13

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

    Is a 3L Russian River worth trading for?
     
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  13. HopsHopenstein

    HopsHopenstein Initiate (0) Sep 4, 2011 Connecticut
    Beer Trader

    How many times has Black Note been bottled in the 750's?
     
  14. dblab33

    dblab33 Initiate (0) Dec 9, 2011 Michigan

    Twice.
     
  15. HopsHopenstein

    HopsHopenstein Initiate (0) Sep 4, 2011 Connecticut
    Beer Trader

    was the second batch right before the 4 packs came out?
     
  16. rjm217

    rjm217 Initiate (56) Mar 18, 2011 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    Yes
     
  17. vivasbeer

    vivasbeer Initiate (0) Feb 3, 2012 Michigan

    Yes it was
     
  18. Anonymous1

    Anonymous1 Initiate (0) Mar 19, 2012 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    The brewery would be set on fire and burned to the ground.
     
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  19. Brez07

    Brez07 Initiate (0) Sep 29, 2009 Maine

    Again
     
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  20. HopHead84

    HopHead84 Poo-Bah (3,190) Nov 29, 2006 California
    Beer Trader

    No. I'd much rather prefer the 12oz bottles.
     
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