The Rare Barrel's beer club

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  1. Nisfornike

    Nisfornike Apr 5, 2013 California

    How did supermassive turn out guys?
  2. Coldstorage

    Coldstorage Oct 1, 2014 California

    Had a pour yesterday when picking up bottles. Standard TRB style sharp lacto base w/ very juicy fruit characteristic. Seems like the currants were lapping the blackberries.
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  3. KevSal

    KevSal Oct 17, 2010 California

    quick question i did an ip trade for a home sour, home and the bottle stated blend 2 on hte label, how many times has this beer been released?

  4. billf

    billf Jul 31, 2012 California

    just once, the "Blend" on RB bottles is just the overall number of batches of beer they have bottled in total. SKU's Me was #1, and Home Sour was #2.
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  5. Aaronkv

    Aaronkv Jul 9, 2013 California

    Next Public release:

    Ambassadors of Sour Presale
    What | Another World is a red sour beer aged in oak barrels. Fermented with two strains of Brettanomyces yeast and two strains of Lactobacillus bacteria, this red sour presents notes of cherries and caramel. Inside of this beer, there exists another world. A world ruled entirely by yeast and bacteria. This dichotomous world survives and thrives through constant cooperation and competition.

    When | Tuesday, May 19th at 9:00AM Pacific through 8:59AM Pacific on Wednesday, May 20th.
    Where | Click here to purchase bottles on Tuesday, May 19th beginning at 9AM Pacific.
    Pricing | Each 750mL bottle is priced at $20 + tax (before Ambassadors discount)
    Quantity | Limit (12) bottles per Ambassador online.

    Public Bottle Release
    What | Public bottle sales of Another World
    When | Saturday, May 23rd beginning at 2:00PM in the Tasting Room
    Limit | (TBD) Limits will be updated on social media posts on Wednesday May 20th, 2015.
    Draft | Another World will be released on tap for the bottle release.
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  6. Coldstorage

    Coldstorage Oct 1, 2014 California

    edit: @Aaronkv beat me to it.

    12 bottle limit, must be massive run.
    These guys are grinding....
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  7. clayfu

    clayfu Apr 27, 2010 California

    oh lawd. they killing my wallet
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  8. TNeedles

    TNeedles May 11, 2013 California

    Hope they bring this to copperversary so I can try before I buy
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  9. grze

    grze Apr 17, 2012 Virginia

    Looks like there is a huge chance:

    The Bruery's Copperversary - Our friends at The Bruery are celebrating their 7th Anniversary this Saturday! Come say hi and enjoy one of the four beers we'll be pouring at their party, if you're joining them on this special day.
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  10. Curb71

    Curb71 Oct 22, 2012 California

    Only 2 beers are listed that they are bringing so I'd say safe to assume one of them will be Another World. I wonder what the other one will be.....?
  11. IQBlue

    IQBlue Oct 2, 2014 California

    Rare Barrel needs to stop it with this madness. I still haven't gone in to purchase Forces Unseen yet...and now THIS?!?!? Credit card company is gonna love me this month.
  12. Nisfornike

    Nisfornike Apr 5, 2013 California

    Ensorcelled and Home, Sour Home are the two beers if people are interested.

    My guess is forces unseen and another world
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  13. grze

    grze Apr 17, 2012 Virginia

    With that lineup it's not hard to guess the most popular brewery of the event :wink: I could drink Forces all day :slight_smile:
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  14. teamchevymxer

    teamchevymxer Dec 23, 2013 California

    I need dat home, sour home.
  15. Curb71

    Curb71 Oct 22, 2012 California

    If Another World is a "Red Sour" does that mean it is a Flanders Red?
    What makes it red? What is the base (unless it IS the base)
  16. funbutt88

    funbutt88 May 22, 2006 California

    The base beer is red. They actually make 3 base beers(blond, red, dark). Flanders reds tend to have other types of bacteria in them than the ones that Rare Barrel uses.
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  17. jerichobear

    jerichobear Dec 6, 2010 Colorado

    Does TRB ever use pedio?
  18. funbutt88

    funbutt88 May 22, 2006 California

    I know Forces had some pedio. But mostly brett+lacto
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  19. Paccamacca

    Paccamacca Sep 15, 2012 California

    I seem to remember Apropos and Cosmic Dust used some pedio too.
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  20. jerichobear

    jerichobear Dec 6, 2010 Colorado

    Thanks. Pretty happy to hear they at least have it in house.
  21. SierraJosh

    SierraJosh Aug 13, 2013 California

    I am running tight on funds, may only buy one Another World.

    Also, is that a new batch of Home, Sour Home? The first batch was unreal fresh but someone told me by November the vanilla was taking over?
  22. AndrewK

    AndrewK Oct 20, 2006 California

    Had a bottle of the first batch a couple months ago, and only the cinnamon had really remained.
  23. RJS83

    RJS83 Nov 12, 2014 New York

    It will be a fresh batch of Home, Sour Home. It has/is being bottled.
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  24. clayfu

    clayfu Apr 27, 2010 California

  25. clayfu

    clayfu Apr 27, 2010 California

    The home sour home is perfection. This year's batch at the bruery party. Jay said they brought down the cinnamon level so it's super balanced. Best beer at the event. Supermassive by the bottle was right behind it. Amazing beers coming out from them. They are so dialed in
  26. JayPeso

    JayPeso Oct 25, 2013 California

    Glad to hear it. No pours of Another World today?
  27. clayfu

    clayfu Apr 27, 2010 California

    No another world. Also poured 2014 map of the sun which was drinking nicely. More subdued but apricot was still there.

    Ensorcelled was a touch too acidic off tap
  28. grze

    grze Apr 17, 2012 Virginia

    I wasn't that impressed with HSH, it wasn't much better that Sourrento. Definitely not worth any wait at the fest. Ensorcelled was very good though.
  29. PG2G

    PG2G Dec 26, 2011 California

    I couldn't be bothered with the Rare Barrel line. It isn't like they had something that wasn't coming in bottles.
  30. sourdog

    sourdog Feb 24, 2014 California

    Home, Sour Home was killer on tap at the Bruery party yesterday. One of my top 3 beers at the event. The balance of cinnamon and vanilla was on point. That line was insane though. HSH kicked around 1:20 so unlikely anyone coming in under an RS ticket was able to get a pour.
  31. atpca

    atpca Jun 10, 2013 California

    Looking forward to the bottles. The cinnamon was way too much for me last year, but most of my friends loved it.
  32. clayfu

    clayfu Apr 27, 2010 California

    Jay said they toned down the cinnamon in this batch. Like Sourdog said it was perfectly balanced. It was probably the best beer I had at the Bruery party.
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  33. Ayy_Man

    Ayy_Man Apr 12, 2014 California

    bottles of Another World go on sale today
  34. mikehblack

    mikehblack Feb 10, 2010 California

    Glad the reminder went to my regular inbox and not my Promotions folder like the supermassive extra
  35. Original_Fake

    Original_Fake Nov 15, 2013 North Carolina

    Has anyone tried this? I'm sort of on the fence.
  36. JayPeso

    JayPeso Oct 25, 2013 California

    Was on the fence as well, but only about the quantity I should buy. I've had no problem blindly spending for their $30 beers so at $18 each, I picked up 9...but I think it was partly due to my regret of not maxing out on Forces. Saw a random tick on untappd with 5 out of 5 bottle caps if that makes it easier.
  37. moonknight31

    moonknight31 Aug 23, 2009 California

    i ended up only getting 6 bottles but i hope i dont regret not buying more later
  38. jlira

    jlira Jun 5, 2014 California

    Anyone know what the ambassador fill is this week?
  39. Rotero24

    Rotero24 Aug 6, 2013 California

    Keen observation
  40. Goldstar81

    Goldstar81 Jul 15, 2010 California

    Agreed. I thought it had a touch of horchata quality but it was definitely a sour with excellent balance.
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