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What is the highest numbered bottle of Rare that you have come across?

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by darkyellowsky, Sep 14, 2013.

  1. darkyellowsky

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    Doing some drinking research. Just post bottle numbers and if you desire how they drank.
     
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    Had a friend who had 15 of them. Seems a little excessive.
     
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    I recently had bottle 1455 and it was pretty shitty.
    I had bottle 461 in June 2012 and it was godly.

    I remember seeing a pic of a bottle with a number around 10000 in the forums a while back.
     
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    'Had'?

    On second thought, I guess 15 bottles of Rare would probably end me too.
     
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  5. westcoastbeerlvr

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    Hahaha, i think he's probably drunk through 7 or 8 of them.
     
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    I think he means the bottle number, not how many someone had. but damn man, 15!? i thought I was lucky enough coming across 3 in my time!
     
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    first bottle I had was in the 2400's. have a bottle in the 1900's in the cellar.
     
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    what is rare and what cost it typically?
     
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    Some Midwest shelf beer, ~$50.
    [​IMG]
     
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    2128 empty sitting on my shelf
     
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    Just looked. Bottle #2203 is sitting in my cellar currently.
     
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    Only the front ones are full
     
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    10562 for me. Wish I drank it much sooner. Kinda musty and oxidized now.
     
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    543,676,222,879,123,000,000,668 I was drinking Miller Lite
     
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    I'm holding full bottle #11,862 in my hands. On Saturday it will be empty. It is the last of 5 bottles I've owned spanning numbers in the 2,000's, 8,000's, 9,000's and 10,000's.
     
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    That is weird. I have the bottle numbered 10275.
     
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    11, 862? WOW! I thought they only bottled 11,280? That is incredible.
     
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    Bottle 3521 sitting in my cellar.
     
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    [​IMG]
     
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    Bottle #0
    For $50...WTF?!?!?
     
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    11, 862? WOW! I thought they only bottled 11,280? That is incredible.​


    They started the numbering at 11000 so everyone outside of Chicago could say it isn't really rare and is easy to get.
     
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    Only ever had one bottle it's at my apartment still #105. Not a big bottle collector, but that one is pretty cool.
     
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    666

    had to sell my soul to get that bottle
     
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    474 is the one I had, I believe. Tasted amazing.
     
  30. darkyellowsky

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    That is crazy. I have 11,714. I sent an email to Goose Island inquiring about the bottles that were numbered higher than 11, 280. Will see what they say.
     
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