Electric Brewing Supply 30A BCS Giveaway!


Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Community > General Chit Chat > Stone couldn't have handled this better IMHO
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 06-24-2010, 11:48 PM   #1
Bopper
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 2,002
Liked 3 Times on 3 Posts
Likes Given: 129

Default Stone couldn't have handled this better IMHO

Just saw this on my FB news feed:

http://www.stonebrew.com/mustardgate2010/

Hats off to the Stone guys. This was great PR.

__________________

Bopper is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-25-2010, 12:13 AM   #2
passedpawn
Waste Allocation Load Lifter - Earth Class
HBT_MODERATOR.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
passedpawn's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: ☼ Clearwater, FL ☼
Posts: 19,242
Liked 3474 Times on 2151 Posts
Likes Given: 2984

Default

WHA... I bought 1000 bottles of that stuff? Are yo kidding me?

__________________
Hey goomba I love how you dance the rumba
But take some advice paisano learn-a how to mambo
If you're gonna be a square you ain't-a gonna go anywhere.
passedpawn is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-25-2010, 12:34 AM   #3
Bopper
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 2,002
Liked 3 Times on 3 Posts
Likes Given: 129

Default

They took the beer and gave them back empty kegs!

__________________
Bopper is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-25-2010, 02:19 AM   #4
dunnright00
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: San Diego
Posts: 1,411
Liked 13 Times on 12 Posts
Likes Given: 14

Default

Oh, that's good.

Funny the guys took the beer. Bummer for those who bought the mustard.

Good on the Stone guys for being up-front.

__________________
Caspean Ales and Cider

"I'm sittin' here, completely surrounded by No Beer!" - Onslow
dunnright00 is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-25-2010, 02:30 AM   #5
weirdboy
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 4 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 7,974
Liked 432 Times on 353 Posts
Likes Given: 60

Default

Maybe the company calls it Stone Pale Ale mustard because that's what they were drunk on when they made it...


Awesome video...I have had that mustard before as they were serving it up last time I was there for some event. To be honest I can't really taste the beer in any of their condiments. But they are, generally speaking, quite tasty despite that.

__________________
weirdboy is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-25-2010, 03:48 AM   #6
dap325
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Upstate New York
Posts: 169
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

Great video and good move by Stone to laugh about it and offer something in return. I wonder how they found out? Is the beer not on the ingredients list? I doubt anyone would have noticed but its good to hear they stepped up to the plate for MUSTARDGATE 2010...

__________________
dap325 is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-25-2010, 01:13 PM   #7
IrregularPulse
Hobby Collector
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
IrregularPulse's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 43,168
Liked 2779 Times on 2727 Posts
Likes Given: 121

Default

Good on STone, and that is funny, They received the kegs, returned the empties, yet no beer to be seen in the kegs. And I'm looking forward to my 1000 bombers
Me and passedpawn will be throwing an EPIC HBT get together as soon as we locate the 3rd guy

__________________
Tap Room Hobo

I should have stuck to four fingers in Vegas. :o - marubozo
IrregularPulse is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-25-2010, 01:23 PM   #8
machinelf
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Cairo, WV
Posts: 317
Liked 10 Times on 9 Posts
Likes Given: 118

Default

Present! Let's get cracking...

Quote:
Originally Posted by IrregularPulse View Post
Me and passedpawn will be throwing an EPIC HBT get together as soon as we locate the 3rd guy
__________________
machinelf is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-25-2010, 01:59 PM   #9
Homercidal
Moderator
HBT_MODERATOR.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Homercidal's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Reed City, MI
Posts: 23,867
Liked 2253 Times on 1608 Posts
Likes Given: 1237

Default

The mustard is so good with their beer in it, that... Oh, wait. You can't even taste the beer in this stuff? Um. Errr.....


Never mind.

__________________
I see lonely ships upon the water. Better save the women and children first. Sail away with someone's daughter. Better save the women and children first.

Homer's Brew Log
Homercidal is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-25-2010, 02:00 PM   #10
humann_brewing
More Humann than human
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
humann_brewing's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: the sun
Posts: 15,714
Liked 312 Times on 310 Posts
Likes Given: 20

Default

they seem like they are always straight forward and can afford to take this hit, I mean d@mn $16 for a six pack of oaked AB!!!

__________________
humann_brewing is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply



Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Strangebrew 1.8 is IMHO AWESOME The Pol Equipment/Sanitation 1 07-22-2012 06:44 PM
Clear Primaries are evil (imho) lady_brewer Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10 11-23-2009 12:05 AM
Difference in diameter of single handled cornys vs dual handle Medo Bottling/Kegging 6 05-17-2009 04:17 PM
Dryhopping with handled/opened hops? hukdizzle Recipes/Ingredients 5 02-09-2009 05:40 PM