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Old 10-21-2010, 11:53 PM   #1
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...Cranberry Lambic from its winter variety pack
I was at Sam's club today. This year the sampler includes chocolate bock, but no cranberry lambic. Thanks for listening Jim.

 
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Old 10-22-2010, 12:23 AM   #2
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well, i don't blame them. it was FANTASTIC for the first few years that they made it, but then it started tasting like they were penny-pinching the recipe.

too bad.......
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Old 10-22-2010, 02:12 AM   #3
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how was the chocolate bock? sounds like a tasty idea of a brew to me...
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Old 10-22-2010, 09:02 PM   #4
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how was the chocolate bock? sounds like a tasty idea of a brew to me...
I like it a lot. They released this beer before in larger bottles, like 750mL. It was kind of pricey then. Imo, it is a great addition and appropriate to the sampler.

 
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Old 10-22-2010, 09:04 PM   #5
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thank god. how's the old fezziwig this year?

 
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Old 10-27-2010, 03:43 AM   #6
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the Cranberry Lambic will be released via 6 packs this year

 
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Old 10-27-2010, 03:48 AM   #7
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...Cranberry Lambic from its winter variety pack
I was at Sam's club today. This year the sampler includes chocolate bock, but no cranberry lambic. Thanks for listening Jim.
Chocolate bock? I remember spending $15 on a 750 of that, is this the same recipe?

 
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Old 10-27-2010, 06:09 PM   #8
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I just picked up the sampler last weekend and really enjoyed the Chocolate Bock. Would be happy to see them release it as a 6 pack. Decent chocolate presence. I'd almost like an even stronger chocolate taste, but it's great where it's currently at.

 
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Old 10-28-2010, 12:58 AM   #9
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Ditch the cherry beer.

 
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Old 10-28-2010, 01:34 AM   #10
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the Cranberry Lambic will be released via 6 packs this year

really? i may have to do further testing.
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