Boulder police: Former Avery Brewing employee stole $15,000 worth of beer

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biggsbowler
beers 585 º places 22 º 16:01 Fri 2/15/2013

This is a crazy story. Is Adam James Dickinson from Fort Collins on this site. He stole a lot of beer from Avery Brewing including a case of Izzy.

http://www.denverpost.com/breakingnews/ci_22598750/boulder-police-former-avery-brewing-employee-stole-15

 
beersage
16:03 Fri 2/15/2013

Well link to his handle if heís a member of this site?

 
foppa78
places 12 º 16:05 Fri 2/15/2013

Sui Generis Barrel-Aged Sour Ale valued at $300 a bottle.

WHAT?

 
blklab2007
beers 2116 º places 17 º 16:08 Fri 2/15/2013

I have to wonder why there are "cases" of izzy sitting at avery

 
thome50
beers 1265 º places 32 º 16:10 Fri 2/15/2013

Originally posted by foppa78
Sui Generis Barrel-Aged Sour Ale valued at $300 a bottle.

WHAT?


Yeah, I was wondering that too and where they came up with these magical prices for the other beers.

 
biggsbowler
beers 585 º places 22 º 16:12 Fri 2/15/2013

Originally posted by thome50
Originally posted by foppa78
Sui Generis Barrel-Aged Sour Ale valued at $300 a bottle.

WHAT?


Yeah, I was wondering that too and where they came up with these magical prices for the other beers.


Izzy = $300, not Black Tot and Sui Generis.

 
brokensail
beers 15203 º places 1258 º 16:16 Fri 2/15/2013

Even Isabelle isnít $300. Maybe half to two-thirds of that at most.

 
thome50
beers 1265 º places 32 º 16:21 Fri 2/15/2013

Originally posted by womencantsail
Even Isabelle isnít $300. Maybe half to two-thirds of that at most.


Thatís what I was thinking as well. Iíd also say that Isabelle and DDG would be about the same and DDG is more than $100. #beerspeculating

 
joet
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beers 2492 º places 103 º 16:24 Fri 2/15/2013

I imagine the estimates were provided by someone who was not pleased by the actions of the alleged thief.

 
j12601
beers 9100 º places 311 º 16:27 Fri 2/15/2013

Iíd also speculate that while the first Izzy might be only $100, getting enough of them to fill back up three cases might start getting exponentially expensive.

 
lithy
beers 2996 º places 156 º 16:33 Fri 2/15/2013

Originally posted by blklab2007
I have to wonder why there are "cases" of izzy sitting at avery


Thatís the same question that I had. I mean, we get gifts of beer from other breweries on occasion, but my guess is that some of the alleged stolen beer must have been Avery beer that was then traded for the other brewerís beer. I have to imagine that they are going to need much better proof rather than a bunch of írare beerí that this guy has to convict him unless Avery became some sort of distributor that I wasnít aware of.

Also, can we please add íallegedlyí to the title, just a personal pet peeve.