El-Catador Club 6th Edition

Discussion in 'US - South' started by tbart75, Dec 29, 2016.

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  1. Joker5893

    Joker5893 Sep 21, 2014 Indiana

    Hi all I'm new to the club. How do I set my trustee up?
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  2. Gsulliv2

    Gsulliv2 Dec 9, 2014 Massachusetts
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    so i got this email as well, but didn't get any email about winning the wait list lottery for el cat. Did everyone who's on the wait list get this? or (hopefully :rolling_eyes:) does this mean i somehow can't find the el cat signup email but maybe did get in (I'm assuming no).
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  3. ParaCAD

    ParaCAD May 30, 2014 Florida

    I got this email since I was an existing member and just Renee's my membership
  4. BKnarr

    BKnarr Sep 5, 2012 Florida

    DB Huna is not guaranteed for round 6 and is pretty unlikely. Of the previous 5 editions, DB Huna was only featured in two of them.
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  5. FLBeerGuy

    FLBeerGuy Feb 6, 2007 Florida
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    Also, the first time it was released, everyone got an opportunity to buy an extra one, there was enough to go around and then some. The latest release I think there were something like 500 extra bottles available, so you had to act fast to get one.
  6. slander420

    slander420 Jul 12, 2016 Florida

    You have to add their email to you El Catador account and that's it. You need a trustee?
  7. Joker5893

    Joker5893 Sep 21, 2014 Indiana

    Thanks slander but I already have one. I'm just not seeing the spot to enter it.
  8. slander420

    slander420 Jul 12, 2016 Florida

    You have to login to the desktop site and at the top, click my account and you can add one. Cheers.
  9. atothesquiz

    atothesquiz May 2, 2011 New York

    you get 5 barrel aged bottles at random. you will not know what they are until they are annouced. you are entitled to nothing else other than the 10% off at the tasting room and the "gift" they give you. Anything else is a bonus and should not be expected.

    DB Huna is not something you should expect or even anticipate.

    All you are entitled to is 5 BA beers. That means you could have just bought 5 BA sours; you just do not know, will you know until they're released.
  10. Joker5893

    Joker5893 Sep 21, 2014 Indiana

    Thanks. I just tried the desktop and that was it. Stupid phone haha
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  11. Jroden5446

    Jroden5446 Oct 7, 2015 Florida

    Anyone pick up the bag yet?
  12. Bartos

    Bartos Mar 8, 2013 Florida

    Yes. It's fine. Not something I'd have ever sought out or bought in life.
  13. TomDRaleigh

    TomDRaleigh Feb 8, 2016 North Carolina

    I got in also, after 3 rounds. :slight_smile:
    #133 TomDRaleigh, Feb 6, 2017
    Last edited: Feb 6, 2017
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  14. danetaylor

    danetaylor Jul 31, 2009 Florida

    Got in as well (3 rounds). Fingers crossed for some CCB goodness!
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  15. carolinabeerguy

    carolinabeerguy Oct 10, 2005 North Carolina
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    Pic, please.
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  16. Bartos

    Bartos Mar 8, 2013 Florida


    The bottle is actually a Wakefield 32oz growler. So there is so room for more than just a 750ml bottle. The other compartment actually has a divider which looks like it would allow for 2 cans or maybe even a can and a 12oz bottle. Haven't tested it yet.

    Overall...better than the "bar set" but I'd have rather had another glass or a shirt.
  17. carolinabeerguy

    carolinabeerguy Oct 10, 2005 North Carolina
    Society Trader

    Not bad, not great. I'll get more use out of this than from another glass or shirt. Better than the bar set for sure.
  18. reefer_bob

    reefer_bob May 13, 2014 California

    Is there a pocket for an ice pack or anything?
  19. FATC1TY

    FATC1TY Feb 12, 2012 Georgia

    Already came out so you won't need to worry about it for a few years again.
  20. JPick

    JPick Sep 7, 2013 Missouri

    Question for current members. I'm an out of towner and thinking about joining. Can you pick up all 5 bottles at the same time once the 5th bottle is avail? Sure reads that way to me, but would like to be sure before I make the purch. Thanks all!
  21. Curmunchkin

    Curmunchkin Apr 15, 2016 Florida

    Sure can, just have a month to do it.
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  22. JPick

    JPick Sep 7, 2013 Missouri

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  23. GregSVT

    GregSVT Jul 1, 2009 Texas

    I got in on the first try. Can't wait to see the bottles included this time.
  24. Lucoli

    Lucoli Apr 2, 2013 New York

    Any wild speculations for the bottles this round (beside AB huna which we all heard has been in bottles for over a year at this point.)
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  25. zookerman182

    zookerman182 Oct 8, 2013 Alabama

    Wait, I thought AB huna was guaranteed his round!?!?! I want a refund
  26. FrankenMiller

    FrankenMiller Mar 5, 2014 Florida

    Just posted on FB

    El Catador Club

    6 mins ·
    Keep checking that email! A secondary lottery for Club 6 just kicked off[​IMG]
  27. bkwhoppa66

    bkwhoppa66 Nov 24, 2013 New Jersey

    Got my e-mail just now to notify me that I am a winner. It's a good day.
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  28. RyanMcFly1985

    RyanMcFly1985 Oct 20, 2007 Ohio

    I've been wanting to get in since my buddies and I came up short in round 1 in 2013 (or whatever year that was). Just got an email to finally get in for round 6...and I don't even know if I want to do it. Hmmm...
  29. Ben7773

    Ben7773 Mar 22, 2013 Texas

    Just got the email and I signed up I hope its worth it.
  30. benbking

    benbking Dec 11, 2009 Rhode Island

    the way i look at this is, it'll be fun to have an excuse to hit Tampa for a weekend and pick up my beer's. Will i stay in for all the rounds? Depends on how this edition is but generally I'm a fan of the beer I've had from CCB. FWIW looking at the last round, I'm really curious about Hard Sauce ha. Just have a 1 bottle membership. Looking forward to it.
  31. giediprime41

    giediprime41 Nov 25, 2015 Florida

    The thing is if you're expecting great things you'll probably be let down, but if you just like to drink different good beer you'll be pleasantly surprised.
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  32. BeerBaron666

    BeerBaron666 May 13, 2009 California

    Greetings friends! Finally made it in after a few years of trying. Crossing my fingers for AB huna!

    are the bottles usually all released together or spread out over time?
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  33. BKnarr

    BKnarr Sep 5, 2012 Florida

    The releases are spread out over time, but you can wait and pick them all up at once if you choose after the last bottle has been released. You have 30 days to pick up after last bottle is released.
  34. Ben7773

    Ben7773 Mar 22, 2013 Texas

    As long as it's good beer, that's all i can ask for.
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  35. Gsulliv2

    Gsulliv2 Dec 9, 2014 Massachusetts
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    so I have a question. I signed up for the lottery for el cat 5. but never saw an opportunity to sign up for el cat 6. did I just get lumped into that lottery or did i have to sign up again somewhere and I never saw an email / update on their website / social media?

  36. pcshotsauce33

    pcshotsauce33 Feb 24, 2015 New Jersey

    Once you entered the lottery you're in for future rounds as well...puts you essentially on a waiting list going forward
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  37. Gsulliv2

    Gsulliv2 Dec 9, 2014 Massachusetts
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    cool, thank you, was nervous I missed something... hoping third times the charm :flushed::angry::slight_frown:
  38. Tunerstyle63

    Tunerstyle63 Jul 3, 2014 Illinois

    Also they had mentioned a weighted calculation that makes your odds better every lottery.
  39. LADEDA

    LADEDA Jul 29, 2014 Florida

    Slipped in on sloppy seconds. :slight_smile: Got to find something else to grouse about now. Oh, yeah. About that sandwich bag........
  40. Kevinhcraig

    Kevinhcraig Jan 19, 2011 Florida

    I'm wondering at this point if CCB is struggling to get 1500 members for this round.
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