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When does Pliny hit next?

Discussion in 'Mountain' started by Ciani, Jan 22, 2013.

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  1. ssteigerwald

    ssteigerwald Mar 4, 2010 Colorado
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  2. SFACRKnight

    SFACRKnight Jan 20, 2012 Colorado
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    I think you should start a new thread and utilize the poll option.
    EDIT: And are we deciding the ratio or will there be a time addition to determine rate?
  3. joshclauss

    joshclauss Oct 31, 2010 Colorado
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    You son of a b...

    EDIT. Probably can't do that here.
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  4. SFACRKnight

    SFACRKnight Jan 20, 2012 Colorado
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    <<< math geek with a beer hobby....
  5. Mebuzzard

    Mebuzzard May 19, 2005 Colorado

    While a bit different than PtE, Backcountry just tapped their Fix Your Heel dIPA. It's pretty friggin' good.
  6. Domingo

    Domingo Apr 23, 2005 Colorado
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    I still like PtE, but don't really feel like hunting it down. I'll buy it if I see it, but Myrcenary, Hop Notch, Maharaja, and Dry Dock DIPA tend to fulfill any hop cravings I have.
    While not quite the same, I've been loving 90 Minute lately and that stuff's everywhere.
    I still need to try BackCountry's DIPA, but their track record speaks for itself.
  7. Prospero

    Prospero Jul 27, 2010 Colorado
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    While I totally get that, and all of the Colorado IPAs are pretty darn good, I still like Pliny the best, it's far and away the most balanced. I too, don't go out of my way for it, but I buy it whenever I see it.

    90-minute is excellent too
  8. Schmittymack

    Schmittymack Sep 3, 2008 Colorado
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    Agree about the Pliny. And I was underwelmed with PtY at Strong Ale Fest. Good? Absolutely. But definitely over-hyped. Glad I got it early (hit that one first) when the doors first opened or I would've been even more let down. Now the 2011 BA Samaels was a totally diffferent story.................
  9. heyduke

    heyduke Jan 14, 2011 Colorado
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    When did they tap it? How long will it last?
  10. Mebuzzard

    Mebuzzard May 19, 2005 Colorado

    I think it was tapped sunday. Not sure how much they made. Last time (2yrs ago?) Falling Rock had a keg.
  11. heyduke

    heyduke Jan 14, 2011 Colorado
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    Cool thanks going up next weekend hopefully they still have some.
  12. pjk49202

    pjk49202 Oct 1, 2009 Colorado

    I'm going to say B.
  13. guyforget

    guyforget Nov 12, 2009 Colorado

    modus provides my low-ish abv daily hops intake, for the most part. hop notch and union jack are the next 2 regulars.

    double jack has pretty much replaced myrcenary and dry dock dipa for me. it seems to always be freshest where im shopping as well. its easy to know when maharaja is fresh, so i buy the shit out of it when its out.

    still love me some pliny but i only chase it when i have friends coming to town...
  14. hoppytobehere

    hoppytobehere Aug 10, 2012 District of Columbia
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    Found some at Argonaut today, bottled March 12. I think I grabbed the last bottle though. :oops:
  15. denver10

    denver10 Nov 17, 2010 New Mexico

    Yeah, a batch landed in Wilburs up here in Fort Collins yesterday. March 2 batch I believe I read....first time I have seen bottle so it up here since I moved here....no bottle limit for them either.
  16. ablackshear

    ablackshear Sep 17, 2010 Colorado
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    Probably not the last one, they keep it in the back and put out one bottle at a time, even though the one bottle limit is enforced at the register and they can't even ring up more than one. They also don't keep it cold. I hate everything about the way Argonaut does it
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  17. Mebuzzard

    Mebuzzard May 19, 2005 Colorado

    Mondo Vino had three rows on the shelf as of Wednesday
  18. FarmerTed

    FarmerTed May 31, 2011 Colorado

    Maybe I'm crazy, but it seems like Pliny's been showing up more often this year.
  19. ablackshear

    ablackshear Sep 17, 2010 Colorado
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    I've talked to a few stores, they are doing smaller but more frequent shipments now. We've gotten it about every 3 weeks for the past couple months
  20. rboinski

    rboinski Mar 19, 2012 California

    in california bottled on 04/01 just hit shelves if that is of any help
  21. bbfc

    bbfc Mar 4, 2013 Colorado

    Aggie liquors in Fort Collins had bottles dated 3/16 when I was in there yesterday.
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  22. ArrogantB

    ArrogantB Jun 9, 2006 Colorado
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    Grabbed one off the shelf at Argonaut today and it was definitely still cold.
  23. Schmittymack

    Schmittymack Sep 3, 2008 Colorado
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    Between three of us, we've scored 8 bottles total today. Six are for son in Chicago at DLD; other two are definitely trading material for DLD. Hopslam, anyone?
  24. gklover1

    gklover1 Oct 18, 2009 Colorado
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    Mile High had some Thursday...3/12 bottle date.
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