Beer Firestone Walker: Parabola Coconut Rye

Discussion in 'Completed Trades' started by Ckoz, Apr 7, 2018.

  1. Ckoz

    Ckoz Aspirant (245) Feb 15, 2014 Michigan
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    Completed trades?
     
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  2. Mshea805

    Mshea805 Initiate (189) Apr 12, 2014 California
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    I traded several bottles for myself and a couple friends. We closed:

    Bourbon Paradise, vanilla noir 1:1
    12oz bcbs & barleywine various years 1:1
    Side Project Fencerow 1:1
    2016 Darkstar November 2:1
    Number Crunch 3:1
    Ground State 2:1
     
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  3. LA_Hue24

    LA_Hue24 Disciple (367) Nov 20, 2013 California
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    I will be trading 1 Bottle Logic Roll For Initiative and 1 Jam the Radar for 4 Coconut Rye Parabola. IP tommorow.
     
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  4. gonya

    gonya Initiate (58) Apr 13, 2016 California
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    Russian River - 2015 Beatification 1:1
     
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  5. not2quick

    not2quick Initiate (130) Dec 1, 2015 Missouri
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    SP Fencerow 2:2
     
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  6. putonyourwalkingshoes

    putonyourwalkingshoes Disciple (314) Jul 31, 2013 California
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    Is this seeing distribution anywhere in CA or is this brewery only?
     
  7. flat_lander

    flat_lander Devotee (401) May 11, 2016 Illinois
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    My understanding is that this was a brewery only release that is not seeing distro.
     
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  8. ECCS

    ECCS Initiate (175) Oct 28, 2015 Illinois
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    It’ll see some amoun if distro...
     
  9. flat_lander

    flat_lander Devotee (401) May 11, 2016 Illinois
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    ?
     
  10. ECCS

    ECCS Initiate (175) Oct 28, 2015 Illinois
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    Haha “it’ll see some amount of distro” is what I meant to type. It wouldn’t let me edit. The IG post towards the end
     
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  11. flat_lander

    flat_lander Devotee (401) May 11, 2016 Illinois
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    That's what I figured you were driving at. I think that last statement on the IG post was in respect to regular Parabola though. Any Cali people wanna help out? Us lowly FIBs need to know...
     
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  12. flat_lander

    flat_lander Devotee (401) May 11, 2016 Illinois
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    In reading the comments to that IG post, clearly no distro and sold out pretty much immediately even after cutting limits from 12 to 6. Also, many people on IG are tools. That is all.

    Back on topic: Vanilla Vlad 18, Straight Jacket can, VSOD can all x 1 for Coconut Rye Parabola x 2 plus some local stuff to make up the difference in $ amount.
     
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  13. EZ_E

    EZ_E Initiate (64) Jan 24, 2014 California
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    Coconut rye parabola is NOT seeing distro and sold out same day as release.
     
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  14. singlespeed

    singlespeed Aspirant (299) Sep 17, 2005 Delaware
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    They must have held some back, as they had more bottles available yesterday @ Buellton.
     
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  15. OakvilleKGB

    OakvilleKGB Initiate (70) Dec 3, 2015 Missouri
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    As part of a large trade, I got:
    Sante Adairius/Side Project/Jackie O’s/Tired Hands We Are You b2
    Sante Adairius Fruit Punch 3
    Sante Adairius West Ashley
    Sante Adairius Nonna’s Blend #14
    Sante Adarius Saison Bernice
    Firestone Coconut Rye Parabola (x1)

    And gave up:
    Oude du Ble v16
    Saison du Fermier Pinot b2
    Abricot du Fermier b3
    Saison du Fermier b4
    La Ruche
     
  16. TylerJ

    TylerJ Aspirant (251) Apr 10, 2016 Kansas
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    A casino here in Kansas City got a keg and was doing 32 oz crowlers. Apparently kegs are going around. Could be related to Boulevard though.
     
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  17. Beer_Economicus

    Beer_Economicus Disciple (377) Apr 8, 2017 Indiana
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    There was a keg at a Whole Foods in indy. Not sure if that was due to it having opened just recently, or if that will be their new norm.
     
  18. KevSal

    KevSal Savant (952) Oct 17, 2010 California
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    this post is misleading, coconut is not seeing distro. last sentence of that post was referring to regular that did seeing distro
     
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  19. KevSal

    KevSal Savant (952) Oct 17, 2010 California
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    “The 2018 vintage of our traditional Parabola will also be available for purchase & will be distributed to all FW markets within the coming weeks.”
     
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  20. Rbarnes4381

    Rbarnes4381 Initiate (130) Oct 29, 2013 California

    There have been some kegs in distribution (my local got one), but not bottles of Coconut Rye. Also, bottles did sell out the same day at Venice. Since the release day firestone has put a few cases out randomly at their stores. I picked up 2 in Buelton a week or two after the release and the bartender say they just put it out that morning. They always hold some cases back for some reason, they did the same with parabajava in 16 and maybe even 15.
    Regular Parabola is seeing typical distribution as it has in years past.
     
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