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Old 02-14-2007, 02:53 PM   #21
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So, I did some online research on RGBC-- is the company still in existence?? There were reviews from 2005 up to present on BeerAdvocate and some other sites, on some of the beers.
It has moved out of the beer market and into the production of "clear malt" for other companies to use for those freaky, foo-foo drinks you are seeing around. Easier money basically.


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Old 02-14-2007, 03:35 PM   #22
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seriusly you need to write a book


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Old 02-14-2007, 11:18 PM   #23
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It has moved out of the beer market and into the production of "clear malt" for other companies to use for those freaky, foo-foo drinks you are seeing around. Easier money basically.

Ahh, I see. When did it move away from beer?
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I just read parts 1-4. What a journey! Myself and a bunch of friends out here had pipe dreams of opening our own micro brewery back in the early 90's. I always felt like I missed a great opportunity. Glad to hear about someone who actually did it!

Apparently I need to move to NM where the pastors drink in the morning, and run breweries!
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Thanks BP, that is a great story, I really do appreciate you taking the time to put it down in words for all of dreamers out here. Thanks again!
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Old 04-02-2008, 12:06 AM   #26
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I just reread this and it makes it sound like a drunkfest, which I guess it was but I think we did work a bit too!
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I just reread this and it makes it sound like a drunkfest, which I guess it was but I think we did work a bit too!
Reminds me of grad school. That, and my current job after a GRABASS luncheon.
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just read this now - really interesting story. like a lot of things, it makes a great hobby but i bet it's really tough to do as a business. i'm surprised you can look a homebrew MLT in the eye after mashing 2000 lbs of grain in a batch!
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i'm surprised you can look a homebrew MLT in the eye after mashing 2000 lbs of grain in a batch!
Have you seen the good pastor's award-winning byo magazine-featured "homebrew MLT"?
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Cleaning out 50 pounds of grains really seems like nothing after shoveling 2000 pounds into 55 gallon drums!


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