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Old 01-20-2012, 02:26 PM   #21
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Good luck keeping it around for a week let alone until summer. It actually would be a disservice to do that as the hops would fade. Kind of like on a bottle of Pliny where they specifically direct you to not save it. I saved one for two months and there was a significant loss of hop flavor and aroma, not nearly as good.
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Old 01-20-2012, 03:30 PM   #22
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Good luck keeping it around for a week let alone until summer. It actually would be a disservice to do that as the hops would fade. Kind of like on a bottle of Pliny where they specifically direct you to not save it. I saved one for two months and there was a significant loss of hop flavor and aroma, not nearly as good.
Yeah I thought that might be true of this style of beer. I am still learning all the in's-and-out's of craft and HB's. Guess thats a built in excuse to get a little fuzzy on Hopslam this weekend!!
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Old 01-20-2012, 03:35 PM   #23
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Who makes this? I haven't heard of that one
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Old 01-20-2012, 03:50 PM   #24
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Old 01-20-2012, 03:51 PM   #25
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I managed to pick up a 6 pack, but it's long gone already around these parts.
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Old 01-20-2012, 05:09 PM   #26
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I managed to pick up a 6 pack, but it's long gone already around these parts.
Funny because the beer distributor by me told me they havent even been able to order it yet. I know it does go fast when it comes in though
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Old 01-20-2012, 06:21 PM   #27
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Shop in GR ran out almost before the day was out.

I think PA gets Bells beer even before Osceola County, MI does!
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Old 01-20-2012, 07:26 PM   #28
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My buddy in Chicago got it a full week before we got it in Lansing (50 miles from the brewery!)
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Old 01-20-2012, 11:46 PM   #29
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I hope i get some this time around,got some last year and loved it.How much are you guys paying for it, i think i had to pay $16 last year.
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Old 01-20-2012, 11:56 PM   #30
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I just picked up a 6 pack here in Lansing. I can't wait to get out of work to try one. It was 16.99 at Horrocks
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