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Violet Hour BCBS & BCBS 2003, What's it going to take?

Discussion in 'Beer Trading Talk' started by DBijnagte, Feb 8, 2014.

  1. DBijnagte

    DBijnagte Dec 7, 2012 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    Wondering if these are still around enough to get a bottle of either. Being a completionist I would like to have these for my Bourbon County tasting coming up. In our group we have pretty large cellars but not sure if we are willing to do what it takes to pull these guys.

    Cheers!
     
  2. Stevedore

    Stevedore Nov 16, 2012 Wisconsin
    Beer Trader

    I have no idea what I'm talking about, but wasn't Violet Hour BCBS draft-only?
     
  3. Mjmoser

    Mjmoser May 6, 2012 Illinois

    Isn't this the draft only Manhattan BCS?
     
  4. mdomask

    mdomask May 27, 2012 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    Chris Quinn poured a small bottle of this at the Beer Temple grand opening. No idea where he came by it.
     
  5. powz87

    powz87 Jan 18, 2012 Illinois

    You're better than the D! Ive only seen it on tap 3 times. Stout fest, GTMW, and i think it was at the block party
     
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  6. DBijnagte

    DBijnagte Dec 7, 2012 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    I know it was bottled (on a very small scale) but have no idea the count of the Violet, I'm assuming 03 is pretty much the same. I know baudoinia was "bottled" as well but that is a different story. There was a guy in my neighborhood who had a bottle of VH but he drank it about a month ago. I'm guessing its a ghost now. Anyone who still has either of these probably has no plans of getting rid of them.
     
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