KBS in MSP

Discussion in 'Midwest' started by hamham, Mar 24, 2014.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. b33rknuts

    b33rknuts Initiate (37) Feb 2, 2011 Minnesota

    It's true! Way less promoted than last years KBS tapping for too familiar of reasons.
    What we're tapping this time around:
    KBS
    Breakfast Stout
    Imperial Stout
    Backwoods Bastard
    Dirty Bastard
    Barrel Aged Reds Rye PA
    Reds Rye PA
    All day IPA
    + that other "secret" session beer

    4pm this Sunday (4/06) in the Butcher & the Boar Beer Garden
    6oz pours available for the Imperials.
    Cheers!
     
    TboneRN, billhelm and ToadiesForCody like this.
  2. jera1350

    jera1350 Poo-Bah (2,175) Dec 15, 2007 Minnesota

    Sold out at Chicone's in about a half hour. They were selling it one four pack/person though according to Facebook.
     
  3. mkhartnett

    mkhartnett Disciple (349) Oct 27, 2010 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    So, any one had any luck yet?
     
  4. ToadiesForCody

    ToadiesForCody Disciple (362) Oct 30, 2013 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    I haven't heard anything about it yet.
     
  5. mypenguin

    mypenguin Initiate (164) Jul 21, 2009 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    I was in town to see Once last night and hit up Surdyks for some cheese. Figured I'd ask while there and the beer lady said Thursday or Friday is when they were expecting to see it.
     
  6. DrZeus10

    DrZeus10 Aspirant (268) Jun 1, 2013 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    On a sidenote, what did you think of Once? We're going on Sunday.

    To get the thread back on track, hoping I can score some over the next day or two if those dates hold up.
     
  7. JMN44

    JMN44 Aspirant (210) Sep 19, 2013 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    So stores are expecting this on Thursday or Friday? If the Bells normal delivery day is early in the week is there a special delivery for KBS?

    I know many liquor stores that get shipments of all beer Mondays through Wednesdays so I'm wondering if they will get KBS next week or later this week.
     
  8. EJJ1848

    EJJ1848 Zealot (513) Jun 24, 2013 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    I've heard rumors of "special deliveris" i.e delivering on non standard delivery days. Hoping those trucks can get out on the roads friday morning (stupid weather)
     
  9. evilgenius1917

    evilgenius1917 Initiate (158) Feb 16, 2009 Minnesota

  10. Mnmaverick

    Mnmaverick Initiate (0) Mar 23, 2013 Minnesota

    I'm pretty sure a Founders beer won't show up with the Bells delivery unless it's the same distributor, which it very well could be.
     
  11. JMN44

    JMN44 Aspirant (210) Sep 19, 2013 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    I was still thinking about Black Note from last week. :oops:
     
  12. Mnmaverick

    Mnmaverick Initiate (0) Mar 23, 2013 Minnesota

    Easy to do! I've had Black Note on the brain a lot lately.
     
  13. evilgenius1917

    evilgenius1917 Initiate (158) Feb 16, 2009 Minnesota

    It is the same distributor, yes.
     
  14. Ol_Johnny_Skippelwicky

    Ol_Johnny_Skippelwicky Aspirant (267) Feb 13, 2013 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

  15. mnphish

    mnphish Initiate (0) Aug 19, 2012 Minnesota

    McRyan likes this.
  16. Ol_Johnny_Skippelwicky

    Ol_Johnny_Skippelwicky Aspirant (267) Feb 13, 2013 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    Still think it's KBS because I don't know why he'd reveal it with another tweet and he even hinted it's "not the only aged product around here" in the Full Sail one.

    Certainly would not be the first time I've been wrong though!
     
    ToadiesForCody likes this.
  17. EJJ1848

    EJJ1848 Zealot (513) Jun 24, 2013 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    He's tweeted out a lot of Barrel Aged beers in the past 25 min, oh the drama.
     
  18. Mealhouse

    Mealhouse Aspirant (296) Feb 19, 2012 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    Initial tweet sure seemed like KBS but the following tweets made it seem like a bait and switch imo, could be wrong.
     
  19. Ol_Johnny_Skippelwicky

    Ol_Johnny_Skippelwicky Aspirant (267) Feb 13, 2013 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    Well shit, who's gonna take the plunge to find out for us?
     
    McRyan likes this.
  20. TboneRN

    TboneRN Zealot (541) Mar 30, 2014 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    It would hit shelves then when 5pm presumably?
     
  21. Douggo

    Douggo Initiate (96) Oct 24, 2009 Minnesota

    Saga.

    Oh, wait... wrong card. Must be around here somewhere...
    Yup, here it is:

    Call them!
     
    Ish1, KarlHungus and MCImes like this.
  22. mnphish

    mnphish Initiate (0) Aug 19, 2012 Minnesota

    I called right away and don't think he would lie, said next 2 weeks for sure.
     
  23. Ol_Johnny_Skippelwicky

    Ol_Johnny_Skippelwicky Aspirant (267) Feb 13, 2013 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    Agh, it was all a ruse! I called too and got the same answer.
     
  24. shadetree67

    shadetree67 Disciple (379) Sep 11, 2013 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    The beer gods Are making us wait for getting black note early
     
    BarrelAgedBarry and Mnmaverick like this.
  25. nograz

    nograz Disciple (315) Oct 30, 2013 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    Vinifera in Plymouth got it earlier this week. They said that they didn't get many and it went quick.
     
  26. Expedition

    Expedition Initiate (54) Mar 10, 2010 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    I gave you misinformation. Expecting next week. I was in Ommegang mode. Sorry.
     
  27. Ridder

    Ridder Aspirant (232) Nov 30, 2013 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    Lyndale South says they will be putting it on their shelves at 5:30 tomorrow. Any guesses on what a zoo that place will be?!? Luckily they have a big parking lot...
     
  28. EJJ1848

    EJJ1848 Zealot (513) Jun 24, 2013 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    Ive seen the movie Jingle All the Way, I know how these timed releases work

    [​IMG]
     
  29. nograz

    nograz Disciple (315) Oct 30, 2013 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    So you're telling me there's a chance... YEAH!

    Thanks for the update.
     
    maximum12 likes this.
  30. HoudiniRN

    HoudiniRN Aspirant (256) Feb 28, 2014 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

  31. MNPikey

    MNPikey Devotee (403) Feb 27, 2011 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    Too much drama for a single bottle from a 4 pack.
     
    SipIt, Hopsiam14, Mnmaverick and 2 others like this.
  32. TboneRN

    TboneRN Zealot (541) Mar 30, 2014 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    Ill just hang in Rochester and pick up 10 on monday
     
    McRyan likes this.
  33. McRyan

    McRyan Initiate (0) Jul 25, 2012 Minnesota

    Elevated Beer Wine & Spirits
    4 minutes ago
    OFFICIAL KBS RELEASE DETAILS
    Where: Elevated Beer Wine & Spirits
    When: Friday, April 4th 10am
    What: Elevated BWS is proud to be the official off sale release location in MN for Founders Kentucky Bourbon Stout. In an effort to get this beer in the hands of as many craft beer lovers as possible we are instituting a one bottle limit. Cheers and happy hunting!
     
  34. SlightlyGrey

    SlightlyGrey Devotee (490) Apr 4, 2011 Minnesota

    What? You're going to take Rochester's full allocation?
     
    Ish1 likes this.
  35. TGanyone

    TGanyone Disciple (389) Jan 29, 2014 Iowa
    Beer Trader

    Kentucky Bourbon Stout?
     
  36. TboneRN

    TboneRN Zealot (541) Mar 30, 2014 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    no
     
  37. aliving1

    aliving1 Aspirant (268) Aug 3, 2011 Minnesota

    A few years ago you could. Not the last two years, I only got 1 bottle last year.
     
  38. TGanyone

    TGanyone Disciple (389) Jan 29, 2014 Iowa
    Beer Trader

    Someone should tell that to Elevated.
     
  39. MattyG85

    MattyG85 Poo-Bah (2,927) Aug 31, 2010 Minnesota
    Subscriber

    I wonder how many car wrecks are going to happen from people slipping and sliding on the roads chasing trucks tomorrow?
     
    AndrewPalmer likes this.
  40. AndrewPalmer

    AndrewPalmer Disciple (321) Jan 11, 2013 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    As much as I tell myself right now that I am over this insanity and I am fine drinking all the good beer on the shelf. I know I am just lying to myself and will be out there with the rest of the barrel aged zombies.
     
    Ish1, ToadiesForCody, shawnp and 3 others like this.
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational

    Join us June 2-3, 2017 in Boston, Mass. for beer, cider, mead, kombucha and sake from over 70 small producers.

    Learn More
  • Subscribe to BeerAdvocate Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.

    Subscribe