Murda'd Out Stout 3 Floyds Tuesday release

Discussion in 'Great Lakes' started by lwburns15, Dec 11, 2012.

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  1. Franch

    Franch Devotee (450) Mar 22, 2011 District of Columbia
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    but biggie died in 97
  2. stephenieman

    stephenieman Initiate (0) Oct 14, 2011 Illinois

    Study and compare his first and second records. I think you'll find he died before '97.
  3. StarRaptor

    StarRaptor Initiate (0) Jun 8, 2010 California

    Part of me actually really would like to try this
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  4. ehammond1

    ehammond1 Initiate (0) Jul 4, 2008

    Which part? :wink:
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  5. Docrock

    Docrock Defender (686) Jan 21, 2012 Illinois
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    Was at 3F today for lunch and they still had some left.
  6. digginx

    digginx Initiate (0) Dec 15, 2012

    bought the last bottle at my local liquor store today. I have the original baller stout and now this...can't wait to taste the difference
  7. Dontcounttoday

    Dontcounttoday Devotee (456) Apr 23, 2010 Illinois
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    I know a place or 2 that FFF sends a few bottles of all their special releases, totally legally. They usually put them out with just a $5 increase
  8. Dontcounttoday

    Dontcounttoday Devotee (456) Apr 23, 2010 Illinois
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    Oh well.........yeah probably not

    All I meant was that they are not going to FFF to buy the beers themselves directly, then reselling them in their shops.
  9. nben60

    nben60 Initiate (0) May 30, 2011 Indiana

    they are reselling it illegaly, fff cant send those hand label bottles through a distributor, i know they send some special release to bars for tasting nights, but not to liquor stores. fff has a big problem with liquors stores buying from their kiosk a reselling illegally, that is why there is a 2 case limit. every time i sit at the bar i see guys come in with like 10 bums and buy as much beer as they can to stock their stores, it was prolly one of those guys.
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  10. dmsulli

    dmsulli Initiate (151) Jan 30, 2012 Colorado
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    In case anyone is worried, there is still a shitload of these bottles here.
  11. immobilisme

    immobilisme Aspirant (231) Nov 8, 2005 Illinois

    People being worried about a silent release of a $50 bottle in Munster, effing IN being sold out in less than 3 days is comical.

    BA Dark Lord sells out because it is at one of the largest beer release events in the country and people plan (and save money) for months.

    I got a bottle on Thursday night and there wasn't even a line of any sort. I actually enjoy 3 Floyds pricing to a certain extent. It is released on a Tuesday, I can meander down to Munster without dropping everything without worrying it is sold out and waiting in a line, and I don't have to worry about trading any since I can only afford one at this point!

    I much prefer it to Goose Island releases of late. I didn't even bother looking for Cherry Rye (or Coffee for that matter), because I have grown to hate "the chase." I didn't get any BB Pt5 at 4Elf, but I certainly got really drunk and had a great time. General releases of sought-after beer at bottle shops just are becoming too big of a hassle for me in Chicago.
  12. jefeld

    jefeld Initiate (168) Mar 31, 2010 Illinois
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    how is it a silent release? 3 floyds put it on their Facebook which reaches many, many people. also word spread even quicker on BA. also, many hundreds of people waited in long lines at the anniversary party for the non barrel aged version, so one would think that the BA version would be quite in demand. in fact, at 50 bux for a barrel aged stout, pricing is right on par for ba dark lord as has been the case for the last 2 years. so i don't find it that surprising at all that there is any "worry" about landing some, if they want to worry, let em, no loss to those who aren't worried.
  13. immobilisme

    immobilisme Aspirant (231) Nov 8, 2005 Illinois

    It is a silent release because it was released on Tuesday and wasn't publicized by them until at least a full day later. I suppose it could be called a semi-silent release. This is a moot point though, because The. Beer. Is. Still. Available.

    Every Bell's release is silent, but people on Beer Advocate announce it on their own. The only true silent releases (recently) of sought-after beer (sought-after by me) are things from the PNW like Peche 'n Brett and Oak Aged Bretta. The only reason I knew they were released is that people posted reviews. Most people in Portland didn't even know that Oak Aged Bretta was bottled when I put an ISO up.
  14. CLCardinal84

    CLCardinal84 Aspirant (257) Jan 29, 2012 Illinois
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    I ended up driving over for some ZD cases and hoped this was still available and it was. Gladly this was the one release I'd hoped had stayed around because I think it will be great. Yes it's $50, but it will be a holiday treat split between my brother and I on Christmas and sharing this will be worth more than $50 I can make back next week.
  15. otrejo

    otrejo Aspirant (212) Mar 8, 2011 Illinois
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    And it's back, 3 Floyds FB says they have another batch for sale today.
  16. CityofBals

    CityofBals Initiate (0) Sep 12, 2012 Illinois

    "Another batch of Murda'd Out Stout, (bbl aged Baller Stout), is now for sale in the pub. Limit 1/person. $50. 750ml."

    Per FFF's facebook page.
  17. jeonseh

    jeonseh Initiate (0) Oct 14, 2007 Indiana
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    I have a feeling it's the same batch that they are releasing as I went there yesterday and they still had a good 5 cases just at the checkout area.
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  18. Mjmoser

    Mjmoser Initiate (0) May 6, 2012 Illinois

    Can anyone comment on the #s on the bottles of what was released today? Same base as before?
  19. FullObs

    FullObs Disciple (334) Jul 27, 2010 Illinois
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    U wanna meet at the pub first and we could go from there? 8:45 - 9
  20. incubuscience

    incubuscience Initiate (0) Jul 26, 2012 Illinois

    Anyone wanna pick me up in Logan Square tomorrow before they head to FFF for lunch?
  21. stxSS07

    stxSS07 Initiate (0) Nov 23, 2010 Illinois

    I'll do it...for a fee.
  22. CLCardinal84

    CLCardinal84 Aspirant (257) Jan 29, 2012 Illinois
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    Has anyone tried the bottles they purchased yet? I have one, just curious what I am getting.
  23. Sean9689

    Sean9689 Poo-Bah (2,082) Mar 17, 2009 Illinois
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    lurchingbeast and I cracked one at the BrewPub and it was pretty good. A lot better then Baller Stout, for sure. I didn't rate it or anything, but if I had to assign a number to it, I'd say it's in the 3.8 range with room to improve.
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  24. incubuscience

    incubuscience Initiate (0) Jul 26, 2012 Illinois

    I really should start checking this forum earlier in the morning...and before I order pizza. Dammit.
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  25. CityofBals

    CityofBals Initiate (0) Sep 12, 2012 Illinois

    I'm sitting one down because I also think it will improve. I'd give it at least a 4.0 though for BA stouts.
  26. Chi81

    Chi81 Initiate (0) Dec 22, 2010 Illinois

    You beat me to it, I was thinking the same thing
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  27. Docrock

    Docrock Defender (686) Jan 21, 2012 Illinois
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    See the same thing all the time, looks like drug deals with cases of beer in the Parking Lot.
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  28. Cenosillicaphobe

    Cenosillicaphobe Initiate (0) Jul 24, 2011 Maine

    My girl got a little tipsy with a friend at the Three Floyds brewpub on Sunday night...and she ended up picking up a bottle of the Murda'd Out Stout...even though we had both agreed that it was just too much to I guess we'll be trying that soonish...she's flying out to Maine in a couple of's hoping she throws it in her suitcase.
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  29. Oneinchaway

    Oneinchaway Initiate (117) Jun 12, 2011 California
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    All 4 of the base beers barrel aged separately then blended.
  30. TubaManJack

    TubaManJack Initiate (0) Sep 21, 2008 District of Columbia

    Money doesn't grow on trees - 3F just brews and I am okay with that.
  31. Theeabyss

    Theeabyss Initiate (0) Apr 19, 2012 Illinois

    This still available? Picked one up for a friend last week. Would like to snag 1 or 2 more.
  32. UWBadgerFan4Life

    UWBadgerFan4Life Defender (620) Jul 24, 2012 Wisconsin
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    It was available on Thursday night when I was there.
  33. UWBadgerFan4Life

    UWBadgerFan4Life Defender (620) Jul 24, 2012 Wisconsin
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    When I was there on Thursday night the guy serving my group said it is just barrel aged baller stout.
  34. Casedogg43

    Casedogg43 Initiate (0) Jan 4, 2012 Indiana
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    He must have been busy.
    As stated previously.
    All four beers were aged separately and then blended.

    So yes, I call it BA Baller too. But that's if I don't want to explain it thoroughly.

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  35. dsal89

    dsal89 Disciple (331) Jul 6, 2008 Indiana
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    Damn...did not realize these were all separately barrel aged then blended. That is awesome! Ill have to try and snag a bottle
  36. NSK79

    NSK79 Aspirant (276) Jun 4, 2012 Illinois

    I was out there last night, they still have a lot left. Upped the bottle limit to two per person I believe.
  37. 71gto

    71gto Initiate (0) Jun 3, 2009 Illinois
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    I'd rather they bring down the price, not up the bottle limit. :slight_frown:
  38. StoutLover4life

    StoutLover4life Initiate (0) Dec 13, 2012

    It's actually really good. I have not had BA dark lord however
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  39. Stevedore

    Stevedore Poo-Bah (3,546) Nov 16, 2012 Wisconsin
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    I'm stopping by there tomorrow and I just looked at the tap list. It's got to be a very good stout, but I can't bring myself to pay $50 for a bottle of any beer. Not yet anyway.

    At least I know the ZD they'll have there is fresh. Guess I'll take this opportunity to try out a few more brews- eyeing Rye'da Tiger and Backmasking.
  40. OPSippin

    OPSippin Initiate (162) Sep 18, 2012 Illinois
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    We popped one of mine last night at a BCBS vert/variant tasting with a few extras, including the Murda. Lineup included 07-12 BCBS, Cherry Rye, Bramble, Haymarket's BA Acrimonious & Murda.

    Murda was universally agreed as the best of the night.
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