Bottle shares

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by soughtbygod, Jan 28, 2013.

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  1. soughtbygod

    soughtbygod Initiate (0) Apr 27, 2011 California
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    headed to a beer release this Friday nice and early to get in line, what is the verdict on bottle shares, how do you promote them, i have participated in a few by accident but never really started one of my own. let me know what your thoughts are does it depend on the beer being released, do you stick with like styles etc.
     
  2. TheJollyHop

    TheJollyHop Initiate (0) Sep 2, 2009 California

    You bring a bottle and share. Others follow suit. Drunkenness to ensue.
     
  3. jl28r1

    jl28r1 Zealot (511) Jan 10, 2011 Texas
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    Make sure to ask the brewery for permission. Most are totally cool with it but it should only happen with their blessings. After that just post that you want to start a share.

    Have fun!!
     
  4. soughtbygod

    soughtbygod Initiate (0) Apr 27, 2011 California
    Beer Trader

    have you ever been scared to mention the share in fear that more people will know about the release especially if it is a super limited release?
     
  5. Photekut

    Photekut Initiate (0) Mar 31, 2006 Tennessee

    OMG what release is it???

    Gotta buy my plane ticket.
     
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  6. soughtbygod

    soughtbygod Initiate (0) Apr 27, 2011 California
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    Thats funny
     
  7. FosterJM

    FosterJM Poo-Bah (2,602) Nov 16, 2009 California
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    Like others have said. Ask the brewery 1st. They might not allow it or have the license for it.
    However, if they do. Post on FB, BA, RB, Twitter & Instagram and then untappd it. People will bring beer and share it. Make sure to bring a glass. No red solo cups!

    Cheers!
     
  8. soughtbygod

    soughtbygod Initiate (0) Apr 27, 2011 California
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    So excited about this
     
  9. maximumu13

    maximumu13 Initiate (0) Aug 31, 2010 Ohio

    bring more beer then you think you'll need
     
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  10. soughtbygod

    soughtbygod Initiate (0) Apr 27, 2011 California
    Beer Trader

    I'm gonna bring some good stuff and already have some hits on some other good stuff
     
  11. ficklenicholas

    ficklenicholas Initiate (115) Jul 26, 2011 California
    Beer Trader

    I am pretty sure everyone knows about the Citra release already...
     
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  12. cmmcdonn

    cmmcdonn Initiate (0) Jun 21, 2009 Virginia

    You should also bring a water bowl. Mules get thirsty too. ;)
     
  13. soughtbygod

    soughtbygod Initiate (0) Apr 27, 2011 California
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    oh crap you said it damn hahaha
     
  14. Zhiguli

    Zhiguli Aspirant (242) Jul 12, 2012 California

    why would you be bringing other brewer's beers to KRBC? cmaaan. say what's up.. i'll be the drunk one
     
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