The Official Beer Thread

Discussion in 'Social Life, Food & Drink, Travel' started by DNW, Jul 20, 2007.

  1. Tooch4321

    Tooch4321 Senior member

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    Anyone who's interested - I just found a source for Cigar City Hunahpu Imperial Stout - $40 a bottle. The guy's only got a few cases but I don't suspect they'll sell out too quickly.

    Oh fuck [​IMG]

    You know that it's only $20?! That's some pretty high price gouging, I just popped one of my bottles on Friday at a friends birthday party. It was so delicious and chocolatey, we took scoops of espresso gelato and made Hunahpu's floats...

    Rare Beer + Gelato = Ballin'
     


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    You know that it's only $20?!

    No, not seen it before. Now I is less excited, thanks for headsup.

    PS. You still interested in Black Gold/Abacus or did you source some?
     


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    No, not seen it before. Now I is less excited, thanks for headsup.

    PS. You still interested in Black Gold/Abacus or did you source some?


    I'll let you know when I get back from Minneapolis this weekend! Black Gold is very tasty, I had some on Friday...

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    I'll let you know when I get back from Minneapolis this weekend! Black Gold is very tasty, I had some on Friday...

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    It is quite tasty. How would you compare it to BCS or KBS, I've not yet drank my bottles of those so I'm in the dark
     


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    Lunch time beer mission. Lot of this beer at Whole Foods bowery.

    Should i let this one age for a while? Or drink now? Same question for all imperial stouts. Better to let them age?

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    2 bottles of black gold... small photo
     


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    Lunch time beer mission. Lot of this beer at Whole Foods bowery.

    Should i let this one age for a while? Or drink now? Same question for all imperial stouts. Better to let them age?


    It's drinking perfect right now, very vanilla and very tasty. Not as good as Bourbon County, but tasty none the less...
     


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    It's drinking perfect right now, very vanilla and very tasty. Not as good as Bourbon County, but tasty none the less...

    Ok great. Will try some this week. Was kind of expensive $11 per bottle.
     


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    Ok great. Will try some this week. Was kind of expensive $11 per bottle.

    That's pretty cheap, you are still new to this beer thing...
     


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    That's pretty cheap, you are still new to this beer thing...

    Oh yah. Very new. Thanks for the suggestions.
     


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    I've gotta Golden Ticket... [​IMG]
     


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    Ok great. Will try some this week. Was kind of expensive $11 per bottle.

    11? I pad $13.99 for one there on Sunday. Was it mis-labeled or did they reduce the price?
     


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    11? I pad $13.99 for one there on Sunday. Was it mis-labeled or did they reduce the price?

    I dunno. But i will be interested to see if it is twice as good as Ten Fidy (since it costs more than twice the price). [​IMG]
     


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    I dunno. But i will be interested to see if it is twice as good as Ten Fidy (since it costs more than twice the price). [​IMG]

    That's not how it works...
     


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    You know that it's only $20?! That's some pretty high price gouging, I just popped one of my bottles on Friday at a friends birthday party. It was so delicious and chocolatey, we took scoops of espresso gelato and made Hunahpu's floats... Rare Beer + Gelato = Ballin'
    Come on T... The only place you could get it was direct from Cigar City in Tampa this year. If you can find it at that price I'd be more than happy to buy it and resell it all to him and several others who are buying them up. Hell, I've seen it for even more than $40. That price includes tax as well and is exactly what I'm paying for it.
    No, not seen it before. Now I is less excited, thanks for headsup. PS. You still interested in Black Gold/Abacus or did you source some?
    See above. Also, if he's not interested, I sure as hell am!
    That's not how it works...
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    O Hai! [​IMG] I can snag at least 4 more dry bottles. The rest would be refrigerated and I wouldn't recommend shipping those out.
     


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