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Old 10-11-2009, 10:30 PM   #1
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I just got word through the Vermont brewing community that Greg Noonan passed away in his sleep last night. He will be greatly missed. He was a true asset to the brewing community homebrew and professional alike.
Here's to you Greg.

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Old 10-11-2009, 10:32 PM   #2

Very sad news, indeed. I was just rereading his book on Scotch Ale.

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Old 10-12-2009, 01:42 AM   #3
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Wow, very sad.
On Tap: Lake Walk Pale Ale -- Eternity (Raspberry Stout) -- Nutrocker -- Donnybrook Dark
Primary: Lake Walk Pale Ale
Secondary: Summit IPA
Up Next: Smoked Porter -- Pub Ale -- Watermelon Wheat
Gone But Not Forgotten:

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Old 10-12-2009, 01:45 AM   #4
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He will be missed. This pint is to you Greg.

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Old 10-12-2009, 01:54 AM   #5
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Greg was the man... Hats off to him, and pints up... Truly, I owe a lot of my knowledge to his writing.

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Old 10-12-2009, 04:54 AM   #6
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Wow. Just Wow.
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Old 10-12-2009, 05:08 AM   #7
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What a bummer!

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Old 10-12-2009, 10:43 AM   #8
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That is a true loss to the brewing community.

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Old 10-12-2009, 02:12 PM   #10
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Wow, damn. That's a real loss for the brewing community. How old was he?

I have a TINY bit of smoked stout, a beer that was at least inspired by his, that I'll raise tonight.
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