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Discussion in 'Cellaring / Aging Beer' started by SpdKilz, Jan 16, 2013.

  1. SpdKilz

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    I rarely stray from the ISO:FT forum nowadays so I apologize in advance if this is a topic that has been discussed recently (I tried to search but could not come up with any topic similar to this).

    Anyway, while organizing the cellar tonight it got me thinking about what people have the most of. I assume for some (including myself) it may be the main "craft" brewery that they discovered early on.

    I have always been a Jolly Pumpkin fan boy, and currently have 48 bottles in the cellar.

    In second place is Russian River with 43, and third place is Cantillon at 31.

    So, what brewery do you own the most of?

    Cheers!
     
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  2. Mgm54

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    Maybe this would belong in the cellaring sub-forum? That said, I usually have no more than two sixpacks on hand from one brewery at a time, and maybe some bombers from them. Right now I have 16 SN beers, but this is mainly because I love celebration so I would buy by the case when it was out.
     
  3. SpdKilz

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    Ahh, you are correct. I suppose I meant beers in the cellar rather than six packs/cases. Cheers!
     
  4. Stevedore

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    Just 7 of Goose Island
     
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    I am a lightweight...four of Smoke and Dagger...
     
  7. aasher

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    Lets see, like a case of Coffee that goes across all vintages, one Rare, three or four King Henry, one Vanilla, one Juliet, one Cherry Rye, one Big John (first bottling), a three or four year vertical of Bourbon County 12oz, and a 2009 Bourbon County 22oz. This is only because my collection is VERY low right now, period. Before this week, I hadn't done a trade other than bottle for bottle since May.
     
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    I currently have 48 bottles of Black Note. Does it still count if one of those cases belongs to someone else?
     
  9. RobertColianni

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    Zero. I drink my beer.
     
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    Five cases of bcbs, case and a half of coffee, 07-11 vertical, bramble, vanilla, so... ~145.
     
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    48 bottles from JP, not one is P3. Dammit Carleton.

    I don't know the real answer, but I'm assuming I have more Goose Island bottles than anything else. The vintage 4packs of BCS really skew the results, however.

    I don't have many bottles from my favorite brewery, Cantillon. I keep drinking them on random weekends when I'm already a little drunk and tired of most beer.
     
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    13 bottles from Russian River, 9 from Cantillon.
     
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    Not many, i drink them pretty fast...CHEERS
     
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    (since this this about cellaring)
     
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    Around 3 cases of Cantillon, and little else
     
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    Damn, wanna send me more KH? ;)
     
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    32 50/50 eclipses
    11 Cantillons :(
     
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    I have 32 bottles of Sierra Nevada. 19 of them are 2012 Celebration ales that I will drink by the end of winter, 3 are 2009 Big Foots, and the rest are Big Foot from the past couple years.
     
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    I have 2011 and a 2012 Brooklyn Black Chocolate stout that I am going to age up and then do a vertical in a few years but other than that nothing. I want to start aging a few more stouts if I can though.
     
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    65 bottles of HOTD (including magnums), with more currently on its way. Sadly, only one is AftW.

    Another way to think of it, HOTD is 28% of my current cellar.
     
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    Like 2 because I keep drinking them all.
     
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    That's a fun brewery to have a stockpile of. I wish I would've stocked up on Adam when it used to be in Indiana!
     
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    I suppose I could, maybe.
     
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    I have 1,012 bottles from Hill Farmstead and 867 bottles from Cantillon.

    Also, I just got a 15" subwoofer for my Escalade that sits on 32's.
     
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    HOTD - Approximately 5 cases (so roughly 120)
    GI - 61
    Cantillon - 88 ( with more on the way )
     
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    Yeah, completely missed out on that as I moved to Chicago just as it started to disappear. Sadly, I don't have as much regular Fred and Adam as I'd like, but no real complaints here.
     
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    Goose Island for sure. Just over 50 I think. I keep counting in my head but I think I'm missing some stuff. Maybe closer to 60.
     
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    48 Drie Fonteinen. That's 26% of the commercial bottles in my cellar.
     
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    Right now tied at about 50 bottles of Bell's and 50 of Founder's. I greatly prefer the winter beer styles, so I buy enough to last the summer.
     
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    Somewhere between 5-6 cases of 3 Fonteinen for me.
     
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    Been looking to upgrade my shoes. Rolling on 26's right now. Do you recommend 32 or bigger?
     
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    The Bruery.

    Have Piapt-5GR
    Have BBA 2TD-BBA4CB
    Have Papier-Freut.

    Not that many but the most of what I have.

    Cheers!
     
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    So fitting that our first trade was Jolly Pumpkin for Russian River :)
     
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    about 10% of my cellar is Hardywood Park
     
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    Like 65+ but not nearly enough for me.
     
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    69 Goose Island
    20 Cantillon
     
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    I tried to go bigger but they were all like "maaaaan Rick Ross ain't even got shine like dat" and I was all like "fuck dat noise hit me with dem 36's"
     
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    You guys make me feel less guilty for the cases of vintage bigfoot, bcbs & cw bbbw in the basement. At least its not cases of pricy lambics. That being said, I am attempting to age a Drie Fonteinen Oude Gueuze. Its hard though. I tend to drink them.
     
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    Around 25 bottles of Cantillon, give or take a few.

    edit: just checked my list, it's 30.
     
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