US - Pacific 2018 Membership drop/renewal

Discussion in 'Beer Travel, Events and Releases' started by chemman14, Sep 19, 2017.

  1. chemman14

    chemman14

    Joined:
    Mar 13, 2014
    Location:
    Newbury Park CA
    With membership renewal season upon us, curious to know everyones plan for dropping/renewing for next year.

    My current plan is:
    Keeping: Dionysus, Casa, Powder Keg (if they offer again), Brewery membership i'm not allowed to talk about
    Dropping: The Rare Barrel, Bruery PS
    Hoping to add: Mikkeler viking club (in april/may)
    Jury still out: de Garde (although this just started, haven't been too impressed so far. Lots of time to turn that around though)
     
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  2. RyanG

    RyanG Previously Hot Dog Sandwich

    Joined:
    Oct 24, 2013
    Location:
    Yes
    Keeping: SARA (pry it from my dead, cold hands)
    Dropping: Good Beer Co.
    Adding: Cellador
     
  3. sdreaper

    sdreaper

    Joined:
    Feb 19, 2015
    Location:
    San Diego
    Keeping: Bruery HS, MT League, Mikkeller Viking, Alesmith (regulars-only so far...testing it to expand to general public)
    On-fence: TRB (this was a keeper initially but this morning I started rethinking it)
    Dropping: None
    Hoping to Add: SARA (fite me Ryan_G almost 4years on waitlist), Cellador, Superstition, 3Sons (assuming he ever gets it going)
     
  4. chemman14

    chemman14

    Joined:
    Mar 13, 2014
    Location:
    Newbury Park CA
    Man, I really hope Alesmith starts a membership. I want a damn stout/clean beer membership!
     
  5. matedog

    matedog

    Joined:
    Nov 27, 2013
    Location:
    Oakland
    Uhhh, weren't you the guy that got in trouble for granny muling?
     
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  6. jtmartino

    jtmartino

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    Location:
    West
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  7. I wonder if these breweries get songs stuck in their head when they get dropped?

     
  8. chemman14

    chemman14

    Joined:
    Mar 13, 2014
    Location:
    Newbury Park CA
    Yes, they specifically denied me but I have a membership by proxy. Sadly this proxy charges me $75 per case. Sure miss that $50 per case cost :(
     
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  9. chemman14

    chemman14

    Joined:
    Mar 13, 2014
    Location:
    Newbury Park CA
    Probably
     
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  10. jwacky

    jwacky

    Joined:
    Apr 17, 2017
    Location:
    San Diego
    Adding: MT

    Considering: Bottlecraft Lock & Key

    Keeping/on the fence: Mikkeller Viking (at the very least, dropping down to the lower level) If I add BC I'll likely drop Viking.
     
  11. sdreaper

    sdreaper

    Joined:
    Feb 19, 2015
    Location:
    San Diego
    Ended up dropping TRB (well, not renewing for 2018) so in its place I am splitting DeGarde Keepers and splitting the new Wild Barrel.
     
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  12. chemman14

    chemman14

    Joined:
    Mar 13, 2014
    Location:
    Newbury Park CA
    Also split wild ale.
     
  13. Powzy

    Powzy DisapPowzment

    Joined:
    Oct 1, 2013
    Location:
    IL
    Dropped El Catador kept Garagiste and Pips.
     
  14. boogercrack

    boogercrack

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2013
    Location:
    TX
    I exercised my first right of refusal to renew my JWB O.G. membership yet again.
     
  15. Powzy

    Powzy DisapPowzment

    Joined:
    Oct 1, 2013
    Location:
    IL
    Thread over.
     
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  16. FATSH1TTY

    FATSH1TTY

    Joined:
    Feb 26, 2017
    Location:
    Georgia
    I reupped bruery and joined hoarders and kept rl catador two bottle! Gonna split the hoarders with a friend due to cost. Ouch!

    Is there a place to find a new trustee for bruery? Mine is retiring for the game after being a superstar.
     
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  17. drbenzo

    drbenzo

    Joined:
    Oct 1, 2013
    Location:
    Carlsbad, CA
    Fuck this shit! Dropping err thang
     
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  18. yabu

    yabu

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    Oct 30, 2015
    I have heard very little of DG's membership. What is included? does it include the option to buy online any bottles that are available at DG as well?
     
  19. chemman14

    chemman14

    Joined:
    Mar 13, 2014
    Location:
    Newbury Park CA
    8 bottles, a glass, and a tasting tour.
    You cannot buy all bottles they offer, just the ones they decide to. Sadly Violet Premier wasn't one of those bottles.
     
  20. yabu

    yabu

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    Oct 30, 2015
    That's really odd. They don't want their members to buy up their bottles? Their preference is for locals to snag them up?