2016 Booze + prices

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Re: 2016 Booze + prices

Postby onona » Mon Aug 08, 2016 11:52 am

VizardAmata wrote:They're doing this jager cocktail thing.

"A blend of Jägermeister with passion fruit syrup, sparkling grapefruit and garnished with a slice of blood orange will be served at Jägermeister stage bar & in the Serpents Lair VIP bar!!"


Oh, so not Pimm's. I was going to say, the combination of Pimm's and Jäger sounded positively horrendous, haha!

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Re: 2016 Booze + prices

Postby VizardAmata » Mon Aug 08, 2016 2:22 pm

Haha yeah it does! :hurl:

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Re: 2016 Booze + prices

Postby Bizza » Mon Aug 08, 2016 5:16 pm

VizardAmata wrote:They're doing this jager cocktail thing.

"A blend of Jägermeister with passion fruit syrup, sparkling grapefruit and garnished with a slice of blood orange will be served at Jägermeister stage bar & in the Serpents Lair VIP bar!!"


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Re: 2016 Booze + prices

Postby Gandalf the Red » Tue Aug 09, 2016 12:47 am

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Re: 2016 Booze + prices

Postby SuperMeisty » Tue Aug 09, 2016 8:51 am

Bizza wrote:
VizardAmata wrote:They're doing this jager cocktail thing.

"A blend of Jägermeister with passion fruit syrup, sparkling grapefruit and garnished with a slice of blood orange will be served at Jägermeister stage bar & in the Serpents Lair VIP bar!!"


Sounds like an absolute Wasp magnet.


Yeah will probably be able to spot the people drinking it by the amount of arms flailing. :)

Was quite impressed by the amount of ales available, better then just having the usual generic lagers on offer :)

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Re: 2016 Booze + prices

Postby bloodfiend » Tue Aug 09, 2016 12:11 pm

VizardAmata wrote:
They said on a recent livestream that they'll have a selection of 20 for the normal bar and 120 for the VIP. They promised a range of cider, as well as ale and beer.
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Intriguing, although I wonder if that's 20 different types of drinks in the normal bar or 20 different types of beer? If it's 20 different beer/ales it seems a lot for the standard bar and might get a bit awkward when there's loads of people ordering.

I'm not getting my hopes up, and fully expect there to be just one watered down lager and one fizzy gnats piss cider like always. As for 120 in the VIP, at least two-thirds of them will be off all weekend, as usual.

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Re: 2016 Booze + prices

Postby Gandalf the Red » Tue Aug 09, 2016 1:03 pm

There was at least 20 different beers last year. It was like a mini beer festival at the end of the Bloodstock Arms.
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Re: 2016 Booze + prices

Postby bloodfiend » Tue Aug 09, 2016 1:54 pm

Ah. I didn't go last year for the first time.

I guess this must have been something they brought in last year then, as there was an extremely small choice in previous years.