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European Local Swap 3/2019 Pairings and Hauls

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Yesterday afternoon received in a great package from @rauchbierlover !

First of all, the communication went well, the package was packed very well and the beers are very interesting! He has done a great job listening to preferences in styles. A personal letter completes the experience!

The beers:

From left to right:
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/schneeeule-marlene/400690/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/lemke-india-pale-ale/49745/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/berliner-berg-it-s-been-a-while-ipa/747199/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/schoppe-juice/590003/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/lemke-black-rye-ipa/439641/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/schoppe-holy-shit-ale/194835/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/braumanufaktur-potsdamer-stange/40324/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/rittmayer-hallerndorfer-kellerbier/26370/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/neuzeller-imperial-porter/314184/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/scheyern-kloster-poculator-doppelbock-dunkel/70785/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/vagabund-bindlestiff-ipa/718148/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/brlo-c4po-westcoast-ipa/552219/

Thanks for this nice selection of beers and delicacies!
I will certainly enjoy it!

Cheers Tom

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I don’t know nothing abo 4 boxes, 1 will be delayed 12 boxes were delivered Now is deadline, so if you have problems with sending, please write me.

I received today a fantastic box from TomHendriksen :netherlands:

Stadsbrouwerij Eindhoven Symphony of Demons

De Moersleutel 8719992492237 (Barcode Black)

Uiltje Mosaic Mammoth

Stadsbrouwerij Eindhoven Wrecking Ball

Stadsbrouwerij 013 'n Steekje Los

Stadsbrouwerij 013 Mooi de Klos

Het Veem / De Gieterij Baltic Porter

Stijl Bierlab 0003 Sage & Rosemary Cherrywood Smoked Bock

Stadsbrouwerij Eindhoven Fine Fleur - Lemondrop

Het Veem Barrel-Chip #1

Stadsbrouwerij Eindhoven 400 Volt Bunnahabhain BA

Strijder Blond 101

Het Veem / Der Verlanghe Wet 'n Juicy

Stadsbrouwerij Eindhoven Lumunus

KraftBier Kwatta

Tom was so kind to send me all my favourite styles. In addition a glass from a local brewery, some coasters and a nice letter.

Thank you very much Tom!

Cheers :beers:

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I arrived home yesterday from Barcelona and a fantastic box from @Sebilinz was waiting for me at home.

Engelszell Trappisten Weisse
Bierschmiede Zunder
Schleppe Belle Saison
Schleppe No 1
Neufeldner Hopferl
Zipfer Pale Ale Calypso
Freistaedter Junghopfen Pils
Raschhofer Das Zwickl
Hirter Morchl
Ottakringer Wiener Original
Bevog Tak
Edelweiss Dunkel
Eggenberg Urbock 23
Schlaegl stifter
Brew Age Alphatier

A bunch of new breweries to me and a good range of styles. Thank you very much!

Cheers,
Alex.

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Hope you like them!

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A monster box (21kg!!) arrived from Deutschland early this week. I asked @Erzengel for local beers and new breweries to me. Here it is what I got:

Beer list as follows.
Bottom from the left:

Bachs Spencer Bulldozer
Pica Pica cider Apfel Birne
Rappen Sommerweisse
Bruchs Barrique Bock
Bachs Hell
Bachs Pils
Herz and heimat Weisgerber
Herz and heimat Nikos
Ratsherrn Ahabs Revenge
Ratsherrn coffee quad
Rashterrn Historic Hanseat
Rashterrn Hanseat New England
Rashterrn Senatsbock 2019
Grosswald Zwickel
Grosswald Festtrunk
Rappen Rapp Spezial n125

Up, from the left
Karlsberg Urpils
Karlsber Naturtrůbes Kellerbier
Karlsberg Bok
Bruch weizen
Bruch Festbock
Bitburger Winterbock
Grosswald urweizen
Kirner Landbier Dunkel
Grosswald Urweizen dunkel

And on addition some chocolate and a Kostritzer Crate for my cellar. So, my only missing german state is now well covered with 6 of the 19 actives breweries in Saarland.
Thank you Gabriel, you rock!

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Fucking Hell! That’s an amazing box :scream:

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I received my package of beers and sweets from @hauxe earlier this week, but didn’t get around posting it.

Here’s the list from left to right:

https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/grohe-doppelbock-barrel-aged/690248/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/sudden-death-mr-cinnamon-bun/672639/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/fraugruber-fraugruberlicious/640939/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/fluegge-fraenk/602349/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/flugge-kaffee-kate/735036/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/sander-seasonal-sweet-oak/723175/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/sander-schokolator-2018/613098/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/faust-brauerreserve-1237/198231/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/fraugruber-black-sun/481605/
Hertl / Sudden Death Drunkin Pumpkin (apparently missing from the database yet)
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/wetzlarer-esel-dunkel/720742/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/skyline-red-ale/579589/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/orca-brau-mango-blackberry-smoothie-sour-ale/772343/

I’m very happy with the selection and I really appreciate the effort Mike must have put into picking the beers, and special thanks for taking some bottles off of his own shelves.

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Statistics, ale boxes which were already snet are delivered. 3 boxes will be send until Monday. As I know, everybody is informed.
Pleas don’t forget to leave positive trade feedback.

But when? :wink:

Now…from Wendigo (Marian) I got:

Slovak Pretzels
A chocolate bar
Cookies with a chocolate layer (enjoyed it during a night ride home after a very late meeting)

And…

Donovalsky Pivovar Winter IPA 15
Donovalsky Pivovar Summer Ale 10
Hellstork Pink City
Hellstork Kraken
Hellstork Beat to Juice Fruit IPA
Happy Salon Piva Crazy IPA
Unorthodox Bittersweet Lament Maline + Limetka
Unorthodox Point of No Return
Silker’s/ Radosina Vychylovka
ZiWell APAC
Parom Blud Brut IPA
Voodoo Cali
Damian Pacific Ale
The Garden/Damina Session IPA
Jama Old Skull IPA

A thoughtful selection with likeable beers.

Cheers and thanks Marian!

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An outstanding box of mainly high ABV Dutch beers arrived from @bierkoning today.
Tremendous selection of de Molen & Kees & a few other breweries I’ve not come across before.
May take me a while to get through these bad boys - definitely not beers for a school night!!
Definitely worth the wait & thanks so much Edo.

De Molen Twist & Turn - 8.6%
De Molen Pina & PocoCoco - 4.3%
De Molen Mout & Mocca Bourbon Infused - 10.6%
De Molen Decadent & Dutch - 10.1%
De Molen Bommen & Granaten Walnoot - 11.9%
Berghoeve Völle Wille! White Wine Ale - 9%
Pochpoater Old Ale Port Barrel Aged - 12.5%
Beerbliotek / De Molen Donker And Ved - 11.5%
Kees Indian Summer Doppelbock (Speyside BA) - 10%
De Molen / Bakunin Patience & Labour - 10.6%
De Molen Quad Drop - 9.1%
AF Brew / Kees Quad Hopper - 10%
Kees Barrel Project 19.09 - 11.1%
Voodoo Cali 10 - 4.2%
Berghoeve Völle Wille! Red Wine Ale - 9%

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Glad you like it, sorry for the wait!

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We are still waiting for 2 boxes, hopefully they were sent, nio evidence about tracking number,but I saw photo from post, where box was sent out to the world.

So finally the box from Stefan (SinH4) made it to my office. Unfortunately one bottle got broken.

These are the beers who made it:


Back row:
Hoppebräu Märzen https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/hoppebraeu-maerzen/763296/
Weiherer Grünhopfen-Pils https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/weiherer-gruenhopfen-pils/472361/
Weißenoher Bonator https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/weissenoher-bonator/98666/
Huber Weisses Dunkel https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/huber-weisses-dunkel/14979/
Pyraser Hopfenpflücker Pils https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/pyraser-hopfenpfluecker-pils/55080/

Front row:
FrauGruber Idaho 7 https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/fraugruber-idaho-7/755556/
FrauGruber Warp Riders https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/fraugruber-warp-riders/765892/
FrauGruber Diamonds in Orbit https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/fraugruber-diamonds-in-orbit/764557/
FrauGruber Collapsing Dreams https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/fraugruber-collapsing-dreams/777941/

Perfect selection for me. Very nice traditional ones mixed with some modern styles.
Big thank you Stefan.

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well, that’s unfortunate, but at least the bottle that didn’t make it was a standard shelfie.

Cheers!

I have reassurance from DPD that my box to Finland is safe & sound and will be delivered the end of the week. At least in this weather i know theyll be kept nice and cool :wink:

Today, a great box from Norway arrived. Well packed, full of interesting beers meetings my style prefferences and special request. And a new country tick as well. Many thanks @Cunningham :grin:

# Beer Style
1 HaandBryggeriet Hybrid IPA IIPA - Imperial / Double IPA
2 RAA X-Mas Juice ISA - Session IPA
3 RAA Hoppy Series #2 - DDH Hazy Secret Pale Ale - American / APA
4 Ego Siccitas IPA - Brut
5 Grünerløkka Pop’s Passion Berliner Weisse - Flavored
6 Stassen Orchard Thieves Cider Crisp Apple Apple Cider
7 Asmara Lager Beer Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
8 Fjonebrygg Juniperus Belgian Ale - Pale / Golden
9 Smalahovetunet Jol Traditional Ale - Other
10 Røhne Bøkker Akevitt Ale Red Ale / Intl Amber Ale
11 Nøgne Ø Imperial Stout Stout - Imperial
12 Nøisom Grumpy Dane - Guarana Gose
13 Berentsens Panther 33 Berliner Weisse

Thanks again Henrik.

Cheers :beer:

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Awesome package from @minutemat ! Nice selection of nutty ales!

https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/monty-s-dark-secret/421438/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/bathams-best-bitter/16992/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/vocation-yeastie-boys-breakfast-club/655628/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/fourpure-mothership-star-city/757858/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/robinsons-old-tom-bottle/16872/

https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/fuller-s-esb/44376/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/bewdley-william-mucklow-s-dark-mild/120903/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/holdens-black-country-special/5524/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/bewdley-decennium/703973/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/salopian-oracle/92802/ top50
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/adnams-broadside-bottle/11/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/brains-dark-bottle/6783/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/titanic-plum-porter/139663/
https://www.ratebeer.com/beer/theakston-old-peculier-bottle/870/

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