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What is the most beer you've ever owned at one time

Discussion in 'Cellaring / Aging Beer' started by gillagorilla, Jun 13, 2013.

  1. Lutter

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    My wife's name is Katherine. The One They Call Zoe is the name of the beer. It's a hoppy lager. It was a big hit with everyone from out of town... easy drinkin'. One of my faves.
     
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    That is 586,738.826 L, 155,000 gal., or 19,680,000 fl. oz., which equals 1,640,000 bottles worth of beer. Something is off here.
     
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  3. gillagorilla

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    Well, there was a recent thread asking for Wedding named/related beers, so it would be convenient if your wife was named Zoe.
     
  4. EricDu

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    I wouldn't call it luck, I'd call it...well luck I guess so what?

    I can say the same about your avatar. Strage Brew. What a classic.
     
  5. Lutter

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    She was spoiled enough that day. ;) And she got to pick the wine!
     
  6. strangebrew321

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    Yes sir the check is in the mail.

    Ol' Jack always says....... what the hell ;)
     
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    Between cornys and bottles probably 300-350. It always goes a little faster than expected and wanted though.
     
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    Must have been one hell of a week!
     
  9. Lutter

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    Pfft... more like a day!

    Admittedly, they didn't make a big dent in the ol' cellar. ;)
     
  10. bayareahustla

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    infinity X infinity
     
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    Which app do you use?
     
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    I dont really have a "cellar" but I do have "overstock" shelves in my basement. The most I've ever had was probably 7-8 cases of mixed bottles, right now I probably have 5 cases or so. Only about 20 bottles in my makeshift "cellar", which is just another box in the basement.
     
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    The most I've had is around 150 different beers aging in the cellar - currently around 35.
     
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    Currently there are 110 bottles down there. The max was probably around 250, but I drank that down in an attempt to reduce. I try to keep it around 100, and am working towards a mostly lambic cellar ( I believe that 35 or so of those 110 are lambic currently).
     
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    What about infinity! ^ infinity! ^ infinity!

    The ! denotes factorial :p (for example 6! = 6x5x4x3x2x1)

    To answer the OP's question, I drink beers almost as fast as they arrive. My most is probably when two large boxes arrive at the same time. +- 40 bottles.
     
  16. RichardMNixon

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    Two mini-fridges full, a little more trickling into the food fridge, 3 cases of cellarables, and ~3 cases of homebrew is the biggest my stash got. I've drank it down to about half of that thus far.
     
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    About 600 bottles in my cellar and I need to shrink that...
     
  18. Stugotzo

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    Probably right now. About 80 750ml bottles (mostly Belgians, and 5 Hunahpu and half a dozen other CCB 750s)), Probably about 60 4/6 packs (half Belgians [St. Bernardus, Duvel, Chimay, Scaldis, Delirium], half Imperial Stouts).
     
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    about 70 bottles. I definetly buy more than I am able to drink. it's just that anytime I see something I can't buy in my area, I have to get it, even if not for immediate consumption.
     
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    I "liked" this post just so I could "unlike" it.
     
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    I have about 60-100 bombers but am now a trading addict so it fluxes. The problem is that there's so many good beers I need to try.
     
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    I am right around 600. I plan on having cellar cleaning party this summer.
     
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    I have ~75 various bottles and 4-5gal. kegs of homebrew.
     
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    Around 90 bottles, currently at about 75.
     
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    on a beer run in college, i think i had about 18 cases of Iron City Light longnecks (i think they were on sale, 24 for like $6 or something) in my truck at once. it was terrible and yet simultaneously awesome.

    Sitting on about 160 bottles in the cellar right now, that fluctuates with things like Bruery orders, BCBS/KBS releases, DLD, etc... probably been up to 250 when there were a bunch of 12 ozers
     
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    I had a Mexican themed pool part a few years back, want to say around 8 cases of beer was purchased for that, most I've ever had on hand.
     
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    353. I have a convenience store refrigerator in my garage that hold most of my cellar.
     
  28. Bad_Trader

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    Not sure what the most I ever had at one time was, but I'm currently around 3-4,000 bottles. It's certainly not the highest nor lowest the count has been.
     
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    Someone doesnt watch enough tv.
     
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    Nope, I can't afford TV as I spend all my money on beer :/
     
  31. omniscientcause

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    While I wont get into the semantics about how cheap getting a tv and free basic networks is, I'll say both my comment and the one you quoted, were quotes from an At&t commercial. The commercial is one of probably 8 or so which depicts a focus group with little kids asking them questions and the kids giving hilarious answers.
     
  32. Gassygunslinger

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    Half a case of Guinness Foreign Extra Stout, an Allagash Black, an Allagash White, a six-er of Cadillac Mountain, 12 bombers of my god-awful first attempt at brewing an Irish dry stout, 30 bombers of my better attempt at brewing a dry stout, and 20 bombers of a decent attempt at a Russian Imperial Stout. All totalled, about 12 gallons of sweet, sweet intoxication.
     
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    Yeah I live in Africa... Free TV is turd and you need to get satellite and its bloody expensive!

    But now your comment makes more sense :p
     
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    Would you rather be a slow TV watcher, or a fast TV watcher? ;)
     
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    I'm right around 225 currently, including 750s, bombers, 12 oz, etc. I'd say the most I've been at was about 250.
     
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    I'm guessing (because I have no excel file/list lol) I have 300+ 750's and 22's and another 100+ 12's.

    And I do drink 2+ a week, I'm just buying more than that :D
     
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    Most was about 100, down to about 35 at the moment, but have some trades that are coming in soon too!
    Drink and share more than I cellar.
     
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    Didnt see the south africa...make more sense now. :)
     
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    My real-time, excel-based, cellar list states 307 at time of posting.

    Correction: 314 - forgot to log yesterday's HF haul.
     
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    I'm at about 250 and am trying to get it under 200 (and eventually down to 50). My friend and I have a bet on whether or not I can break 200 with my bottles before he does with his weight!

    For the most part mine are all single bottles of different beers. I get "trade locked" a lot because I don't want to trade a bottle I haven't tried yet...so I go to the store to buy tradables (ending up with others, too) and further perpetuate my problem.

    I should call off this bet because I'm pretty certain my friend will lose 40 lbs before I net down 40 btls!

    EDIT: I realize that I shouldn't trade until I drink what I have.
     
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