Dark Lord (2018)

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  1. ChiCubs78

    ChiCubs78 Aspirant (281) Jan 2, 2015 Illinois

    I'm already looking for him.
     
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  2. Cannonball

    Cannonball Initiate (78) Jul 16, 2014 Illinois
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    Core Beers (aka my 72.7 oz)
    Bourbon County Coffee 2016
    Jester King Aurelian Lure
    Pipeworks BA Jones Dog
    Scratch Single Tree: Hickory

    Kickoff Beer (aka first bus beer)
    Funk Factory Guezeria Kiwi Meerts

    Probably Beers (aka 1-2 beers for the line)
    New Glarus Strawberry Rhubarb
    American Solera AmSo Dry
    Revolution VSOD

    Unlikely Beers (aka stuff I want to share, but likely won't make the cut)
    Destihl Dosvidanya Rye
    Funk Factory Cervino Sangiovese
    Goose Islay

    Like all things DLD, this list is subject to change.
     
  3. ADTaber

    ADTaber Meyvn (1,267) Apr 29, 2011 South Carolina
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    I’ve been going since 2011 so I should be considered local at this point right? I’m definitely down with hanging and sharing.
     
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  4. jkwuc89

    jkwuc89 Initiate (88) Jul 4, 2009 Ohio

    Page #99! One to go to see the variant list.
     
  5. TheKlevin

    TheKlevin Disciple (301) Aug 6, 2014 Michigan
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    I’m bringing Donkey Punch and Stuft, 12oz bottles for the win!!!
     
  6. kbergen28

    kbergen28 Initiate (71) Jan 19, 2017 Illinois
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    Right now my list looks like:
    Coffee Abraxas
    Atrial Rubicite
    Fresh Corridor Hops
    BA Affogato
    Speciation Sour
    Half Acre Sour
     
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  7. ericfoster83

    ericfoster83 Initiate (113) Sep 16, 2010 Indiana

    I’m packing all the stouts/bigger porters I can’t drink regularly anymore because hazy IPAs have ruined me.

    Scotch BA No Rules
    Abraxas
    Darkness
    Bourbon County reserve
    And then a bunch of haze to wipe the stout from my palette. Treehouse and More are the majority of my bag.

    No one really cares what I’m packing but I’m trying to do my part to get us to variant/map release territory.
     
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  8. Quilentro

    Quilentro Aspirant (296) May 12, 2017 Illinois
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    We all care! We’re a community! A carin community!

    And - remember, this is important - sharing is caring!
     
  9. ChiCubs78

    ChiCubs78 Aspirant (281) Jan 2, 2015 Illinois

    Is caring metal?
     
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  10. Quilentro

    Quilentro Aspirant (296) May 12, 2017 Illinois
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    Group A so lots of coffee beers?

    • Transient: 2 year “vertical” of Buckley
    • CBS was mentioned - that sounds nice in the morning.
    • Trillium and Treehouse to mix it up.
    • Maybe Mexican Cake?
    Ok, you got me. I haven’t started thinking about it yet.
     
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  11. Bbear

    Bbear Initiate (155) Oct 26, 2016 Illinois
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    Henna b3
    BA Chocolate Malevolence '17
    Casey Plum Family Preserves '16
    Casey Peach Cut '16
    BA Behemoth '17
    BA ISLBS
    PW BA Cherry Truffle Abduction
    Off Color Eek

    Still thinking of a few others. See you bright and early because I'm not touching More all weekend.
     
  12. spicoli00

    spicoli00 Defender (630) Jul 6, 2005 Indiana

    ALL THE WAY UP!
     
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  13. ericfoster83

    ericfoster83 Initiate (113) Sep 16, 2010 Indiana

    I’ve always been fortunate enough to hold group A which meant showing up at 6am and getting housed by noon. After the changes last year, I didn’t care which group I got and snagged C for this year, and I’m not inclined to arrive before 11. I may make it past the second band this year, guys.
     
  14. EOTLBrewer

    EOTLBrewer Initiate (139) Dec 18, 2011 Illinois
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    Anyone know of any shuttles heading to DLD from somewhere around the Downer’s grove area?
     
  15. spicoli00

    spicoli00 Defender (630) Jul 6, 2005 Indiana

    Only if you're the Tin Man
     
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  16. spicoli00

    spicoli00 Defender (630) Jul 6, 2005 Indiana

    i'm bringing all the LOONS!!!
     
  17. Zoomslowik

    Zoomslowik Disciple (314) Mar 17, 2016 Illinois
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    Leaning some combo of the following...

    CW XX
    Fencerow
    BA Jones Dog
    Prop 17 and/or 16
    VSOD and/or DBVDOD
    Cassian Sunset
    Mikerphone Check 1,2

    *subject to change

    My buddy from Denver will be with me as well. Haven't coordinated beers yet, but I'm sure he'll have Weldwerks.
     
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  18. ajcuster89

    ajcuster89 Initiate (189) Apr 14, 2014 Indiana

    Group A once again, so my share beers are looking like this:

    6am to 10am Line Beers

    Tree House - Triple Shot
    Kane - Silent Nights
    Rock Art - BA Russian Imperial Stout

    Palate Cleansers
    Lost Nation - The Wind
    Fonta Flora - Beets Rhymes and Life

    Rest of the Day
    Grassroots - Brother Soigne
    Hill Farm - Arthur
    Allagash - Coolship Red
    Tree House - Julius, Haze, Green

    And before you go all, "That's more than 72oz mannnnnnnnnnn," know that it will be split between the backpacks of myself and my fiancé. I cannot fucking wait to get to Munster for DLD #5!
     
  19. leefurdwithau

    leefurdwithau Initiate (28) May 22, 2017 Illinois

    At the moment, planning on bringing:

    Henna B1, B2, and B3
    Ryevan Drago
    Adjunct Trail
    '17 Ronaldo
    Roll For Initiative
    Clare's Thirsty
    Benthic
    Prairie Dawgz CPB and Booty Call
    Tart Strawberry M43
    Strawberry Rhubarb
    More Frooted Honey Ale
    Huna 16
    Requiem for a Meme

    Still determining what will go in the two backpacks and what will be for the hotel. Thinking the two bags will include the Hennas, Adjunct Trail, Clare's Thirsty, and M43. Ronaldo, Ryevan, and RFI for the line before open, and others for the hotel
     
  20. Jbuitron

    Jbuitron Initiate (64) Sep 11, 2015 Missouri
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    On my “to bring” list:

    Atrial Rubicite by Jester King
    Several different beers from Narrow Guage Brewing Company (King Fallen Flag, OJ Run, and whatever they put out between now and DLD)
    Bierre du Pays and Base Weight from Side Project .

    That’ll probably put me at the limit.
     
  21. kreg02

    kreg02 Disciple (363) Nov 19, 2012 Illinois
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    dam less than 2 weeks away I need to figure out what I am bringing
     
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  22. Colonel__Potato

    Colonel__Potato Initiate (21) May 1, 2017 Illinois
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    Im bringing

    BA Chocolate Malevolence
    BA Jones Dog or BA Hyper Dog
    Bourbon County Coffee
    Mineshaft Gap or Cafe Deth or some other Revolution BA can
    Asmodeus
    Some fresh crowler from More or Corridor
     
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  23. PBRmeasap1980

    PBRmeasap1980 Defender (679) May 19, 2014 Indiana
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    Anyone else hoping we get to see the Duke of Twopacwade - Dark lord aged in red wine barrels with saffron and lavender
     
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  24. jkwuc89

    jkwuc89 Initiate (88) Jul 4, 2009 Ohio

    My DLD bottle share list so far (focusing on 'only found in Ohio'):
    • Jackie O's C.A. CRV
    • Jackie O's Byrd Brain
    • Jackie O's Bourbon Barrel Aged Coffee Vanilla Bean Dark Apparition (2018)
    • Jackie O's Bourbon Barrel Aged Dark Apparition (2018)
    • Jackie O's Spirit Beast (2018)
    • Wolf's Ridge Bourbon Barrel Coffee Joy (2017)
    • Wolf's Ridge Bourbon Barrel Yub Nub (2017)
    • Four String Maple Syrup Bourbon Barrel Aged Motorbreath (2017)
    • Hoppin' Frog Barrel-Aged Gavel Slammer 17.4% Monumental Dark Ale (2017)
    • Columbus Brewing Company Bodhi
    • Columbus Brewing Company Creeper
     
  25. Savearth

    Savearth Aspirant (284) Mar 5, 2012 Michigan
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    Group D: Bringing both Henna BA Vanilla Caviar and BA Double Rainbow...since I got my Eventbrite tickets and all.
    #guaranteedbottles
     
  26. croush

    croush Crusader (770) Mar 20, 2015 Illinois
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    I feel like I need to be drawn into your share...mmm, Prairie. I was thinking of bringing Mexican Coffee Cake and FVM '17 as well.

    Sweet, 6 ounces of Stuft for each of us! :wink:
     
  27. ChiCubs78

    ChiCubs78 Aspirant (281) Jan 2, 2015 Illinois

    No.
    Will you be my friend?
     
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  28. Gambyt20

    Gambyt20 Champion (857) Jan 14, 2016 Illinois
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    How do I find you!? and share anything we have for a pour of BA Affogato!
     
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  29. doublevision

    doublevision Initiate (104) Sep 8, 2014 Illinois
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    DLD beerlist:

    Growler for lineup: BCS french pressed with Vanilla beans, expresso beans, bourbon barrel maple syrup and cinnamon sticks (french toast breakfast stout)

    Btls for DLD:
    Destihl vanilla rye dosvidanya
    Lickinghole creek bourbon barrel coconut quad
    Unne Anne le grande monde 17-6
    probably some fresh hops
     
  30. croush

    croush Crusader (770) Mar 20, 2015 Illinois
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    So, my thoughts on beers I'll be bringing at this point are:

    Russian River Consecration
    FVM '17
    Some other big stout or two (options of Prairie Dawg beer, Pugachev's Cobra, BA Here Kitty Kitty, Yeah You Know Me, Rum BA Ten Fidy, Your Grandma on French Toast, PW BA stuff)
    Some hazy beers from Tree House, Tilted Barn and/or Other Half

    So, beyond the first two beers, I've figured out pretty much nothing. And even those first two could change.
     
  31. prior2two

    prior2two Disciple (393) Oct 18, 2013 Illinois
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    Analrapist. Analyst and Therapist in one.

    I’d be 100% down.
     
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  32. Gambyt20

    Gambyt20 Champion (857) Jan 14, 2016 Illinois
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    I need to try that French Press recipe! thanks!
     
  33. Brent272smith

    Brent272smith Initiate (26) Nov 4, 2015 Georgia

    In Group A. Really curious how serious the limit is going to be.

    My list so far

    Mains:
    Fonta Flora Turkish Urban Monk
    Fonta Flora Carrot Cake Urban Monk
    Fonta Flora Urban Monk
    BA Port Mexican Cake
    BA Speedway
    Some Casey Cut or SARA bottles for lighter drinking

    Others
    Creature Comforts & Civil Society IPA's
     
  34. Sabtos

    Sabtos Poo-Bah (7,763) Dec 15, 2015 Ohio
    Society Trader

    I'll be putting these in the consideration hat for now. I have a few more trades coming in with a nice amount of de Garde and other goodies, so I'm sure this will morph a bit, can't bring it all!

    Angry Chair BA Fionn
    Arkane Hidden Sprinkles
    Arkane Unicorn Blood
    Cigar City Konigsberg
    Cigar City BA Caffe
    Cigar City Life is Like
    de Garde/Side Project Baies & Arbres
    Hangar 24 Pugachev's Rum Raisin
    Jester King Grim Harvest
    Jester King El Cedro
    Perennial Vanilla Abraxas
    Toppling Goliath Mornin Delight
    Jackie O's Dynamo Hum
    Jackie O's Houndstooth
    Maybe some BCBS variants for hydration
    Hoppin Frog BA Turbo Shandy (more hydration)
    Hoppin Frog BA The Jam
    Hoppin Frog Wild Juniper
    Hoppin Frog Vinnamon Sin

    Anyone bringing Henna and/or BAA interested in any of these hit me up!
     
  35. EamonTheGreat

    EamonTheGreat Initiate (60) Mar 13, 2014 Indiana
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    DLD Lineup:

    Black Tuesday
    PB&Thursday
    Chocolate Rain
    Grey Monday

    :smirk:
     
  36. croush

    croush Crusader (770) Mar 20, 2015 Illinois
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    This is my wondering as well. I'm in Group A, and will be there early enough to share a couple bottles prior to opening. That will allow me to bring more than the limit, knowing that some will be drank before entering. But, I'm debating whether to exceed the limit by a bit under the impression they won't take it TOO seriously. I also don't want to even bother with the risk of having to get rid of some bottles/cans to get in (or I suppose pounding a beer to get in...which would probably not be a good omen for the rest of my day). Plus, I want to try more taps, so perhaps sticking to the limit is in my best interest.
     
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  37. Hoppity1

    Hoppity1 Aspirant (231) Apr 25, 2015 Illinois
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    No
     
  38. ChiCubs78

    ChiCubs78 Aspirant (281) Jan 2, 2015 Illinois

    So I'll meet you again and you'll not remember again...
     
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  39. ChiCubs78

    ChiCubs78 Aspirant (281) Jan 2, 2015 Illinois

    No as in you want me to continue the story and not never mind?
     
  40. EamonTheGreat

    EamonTheGreat Initiate (60) Mar 13, 2014 Indiana
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    It's how the Dark Lord would want it.
     
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