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Old 03-26-2007, 04:31 PM   #1
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Honestly, this is all you'd need to get things going in a small brewpub.
I'd upgrade to 10bbl though.



5bbl system

I love the copper....I want it!

4 years until I can actually start venturing into something like this...4 years. Can you imagine?


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Old 03-26-2007, 04:36 PM   #2
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$48000, AND I pay the shipping?!? Screw that! Besides, I thought you were coming up here to be a rig-pig in four years?


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Old 03-26-2007, 04:38 PM   #3
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Ouch.

It only took 5 minutes and 1 post for someone to TRY to squelch your dream.

ETA: Added the words, "TRY to". Dude is made from stronger stuff.
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Cheyco's in a pissy mood today, don't know what's up with him...

Dude, live the dream, bro! You go to sleep dreaming about a brewpub rather than running a micro, I take it?
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Ouch.

It only took 5 minutes and 1 post for someone to TRY to squelch your dream.

ETA: Added the words, "TRY to". Dude is made from stronger stuff.
He'll be the first one begging me for a job.
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Ouch.

It only took 5 minutes and 1 post for someone to squelch your dream.


Wow, I feel terrible.

Sorry Dude, let me make it up to you by being the first to sponsor you in the 'Dude's Skatin' for the 5bbl - Skate-a-thon'

How's $0.05 per lap sound?
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You go to sleep dreaming about a brewpub rather than running a micro, I take it?
Definitely. and well, I'm also going by things I've heard. Vinnie Cilurzo said the restaurant fuels his beer production. If I made good enough beer to be worthy--then future expansion would be possible.

I love food as much as I love beer though--I'd love to be able to do this. And I'd keep that brewery behind all glass so everyone could see the process. Take the loyal customers back there for a sip of the newest beers....make them empty the mashtun...you know, stuff like that.
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You go to sleep dreaming about a brewpub rather than running a micro, I take it?
That sounds more attracive to me (as long as we're dreaming)

The main nightmare, as I understand it, for micros is distribution. Brewpub avoids that issue. Plus, I love food and cooking and wouldn't mind being involved in that part of the operation as well.
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Have you thought about taking some courses in brewing (not that you don't know how to brew... ). Like, that school up in Vermont that's really well-regarded, or the program that Chimone's doing?

How much longer until your government obligations are over?
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A brewpub! Cool!

I'm going to be your first customer! I'm going to be the prick who walks in and orders a Bud Light and a grilled cheese sammich!


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