Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Community > Brewing Events & Local Gatherings > Great Lakes USA > Wisconsin HomeBrew Forum > Great Taste of the Midwest
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 08-09-2013, 08:21 PM   #21
m_stodd
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: milwaukee, WI
Posts: 331
Liked 56 Times on 38 Posts

Default

I've already met (sort of) motobrewer since we happen to both work at JCI, but I'd like to meet up with the rest of you also. Don't know if you're on twitter or whatever, but I'm mstodd66 on twitter, and m_stodd on untappd

I'm looking for drinking partners since I may be going by myself; I've still not found someone else worthy of the other ticket I won!


m_stodd is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-09-2013, 08:26 PM   #22
Yooper
Ale's What Cures You!
HBT_ADMIN.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Yooper's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: UP of Michigan, Winter Texan
Posts: 67,727
Liked 6996 Times on 4961 Posts
Likes Given: 1978

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by m_stodd View Post
I've already met (sort of) motobrewer since we happen to both work at JCI, but I'd like to meet up with the rest of you also. Don't know if you're on twitter or whatever, but I'm mstodd66 on twitter, and m_stodd on untappd

I'm looking for drinking partners since I may be going by myself; I've still not found someone else worthy of the other ticket I won!
I'm not exactly by myself, but not with a group either. PM me for my phone number, and we'll try to meet if you want!


__________________
Broken Leg Brewery
Giving beer a leg to stand on since 2006

Follow me on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lorena.t.evans
But I'm pretty boring so don't expect much!
https://www.facebook.com/lorena.t.evans
Yooper is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-2013, 03:04 AM   #23
Quaker
Beer Missionary
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Quaker's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Burlington, WI
Posts: 925
Liked 94 Times on 69 Posts
Likes Given: 13

Default

I'll be there for my first time. I get the added treat/danger of starting at 11:00 with an early entry pass. Delighted to say the least.
__________________
My father says, "hobbies are supposed to cost money".
Quaker is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-2013, 05:02 PM   #24
motobrewer
I'm no atheist scientist, but...
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Thiensville, Wisconsin
Posts: 8,134
Liked 477 Times on 369 Posts
Likes Given: 593

Default

Today is the day!
__________________
Quote:
The man who intoxicates himself on bad whisky is sometimes moved to kill his wife and set his house on fire, but the victim of applejack is capable of blowing up a whole town with dynamite and of reciting original poetry to every surviving inhabitant.

– "A Wicked Beverage," New York Times, April 10, 1894
motobrewer is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-11-2013, 12:54 AM   #25
ImNoExpert
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
ImNoExpert's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Sun Prairie, WI
Posts: 653
Liked 132 Times on 75 Posts
Likes Given: 96

Default

Another great Great Taste! As usual, Surly knocks my socks off! Not bad for a beer brewed in Vikings country! Go Pack! And Don't hassle me, I'm local!
__________________
"If you’re stressing over homebrewing, you’re doing something wrong." -- Denny Conn
ImNoExpert is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-11-2013, 08:09 PM   #26
Yooper
Ale's What Cures You!
HBT_ADMIN.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Yooper's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: UP of Michigan, Winter Texan
Posts: 67,727
Liked 6996 Times on 4961 Posts
Likes Given: 1978

Default

I met a ton of HBT people, but NONE of you guys, unfortunately! I tried to text M_stodd back several times, but we never did manage to meet up.

I had a great time, caught up with some of my brewer friends as well as some people I knew from other events in the past. I saw people I knew from Ohio, for example- yet never bumped into local people that I knew were there.

Sometimes it's a very small world!

I had a great time with both old(ish) and new friends. The beer was great, and the weather was perfect. Hopefully I will get the chance to do it again sometime.
__________________
Broken Leg Brewery
Giving beer a leg to stand on since 2006

Follow me on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lorena.t.evans
But I'm pretty boring so don't expect much!
https://www.facebook.com/lorena.t.evans
Yooper is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-12-2013, 03:24 PM   #27
GVH_Dan
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
GVH_Dan's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: McFarland (Madison), WI
Posts: 1,055
Liked 235 Times on 168 Posts
Likes Given: 27

Default

OK, was the Silent Disco awesome or what?

The only problem is that my headphones seemed to be 1/2 beat off from everyone else. That's the only thing I can think of that would explain my poor dancing.
GVH_Dan is offline
Yooper Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-12-2013, 07:41 PM   #28
ImNoExpert
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
ImNoExpert's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Sun Prairie, WI
Posts: 653
Liked 132 Times on 75 Posts
Likes Given: 96

Default

I think there were about 500 reasons why someone would dance poorly at the silent disco!
__________________
"If you’re stressing over homebrewing, you’re doing something wrong." -- Denny Conn
ImNoExpert is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-12-2013, 07:42 PM   #29
ImNoExpert
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
ImNoExpert's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Sun Prairie, WI
Posts: 653
Liked 132 Times on 75 Posts
Likes Given: 96

Default

499 reasons. Anyone try Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice! from One Barrel (I think?)?

Probably the worst beer I've ever had. Fun to try, though,
__________________
"If you’re stressing over homebrewing, you’re doing something wrong." -- Denny Conn
ImNoExpert is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-12-2013, 08:24 PM   #30
motobrewer
I'm no atheist scientist, but...
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Thiensville, Wisconsin
Posts: 8,134
Liked 477 Times on 369 Posts
Likes Given: 593

Default

well. sh*t got pretty real. congrats, everyone, for getting out alive.

layout was terrible this year. just terrible. last year layout was the best, hands down.


__________________
Quote:
The man who intoxicates himself on bad whisky is sometimes moved to kill his wife and set his house on fire, but the victim of applejack is capable of blowing up a whole town with dynamite and of reciting original poetry to every surviving inhabitant.

– "A Wicked Beverage," New York Times, April 10, 1894
motobrewer is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Great Taste Of The Midwest rbridges01 Wisconsin HomeBrew Forum 2 08-04-2012 12:08 PM
Great Taste of the Midwest rbridges01 Michigan HomeBrew Forum 0 06-06-2012 09:40 AM
Great Taste of the Midwest bh10 General Beer Discussion 8 05-04-2011 04:01 AM
For Sale - WTB: Great Taste of the Midwest tix. Suthrncomfrt1884 For Sale 0 05-29-2010 04:10 PM


Forum Jump