RateBeer
home Home > Forums >
Site News | Beer Talk | Beer Trade | Beer Travel | Food/Beer | For Sale | New Here | Homebrew | Non-US | Industry | OT - Lite | OT - Medium

unhappy brewer


read 8197 times • 126 replies • posted 3/13/2013 12:10:47 PM

Thread Frozen
Page 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13

premium
Reid 1878:45
Originally posted by after4ever
Originally posted by randomgarbage
Originally posted by gunhaver
iíve never been contacted for any of my ratings. feel like iím missing out


Try calling things garbage or reference giant piles of garbage in your reviews.

One guy wrote to say that his beers did not under any circumstances contain diacetyl, after four of us had all noticed that special distinct buttery flavor.

Maybe he used real butter?
3/14/2013 2:52:00 PM

Private message send the author a private message


premium
after4ever 6112:229
Originally posted by Reid
Originally posted by after4ever
Originally posted by randomgarbage
Originally posted by gunhaver
iíve never been contacted for any of my ratings. feel like iím missing out


Try calling things garbage or reference giant piles of garbage in your reviews.

One guy wrote to say that his beers did not under any circumstances contain diacetyl, after four of us had all noticed that special distinct buttery flavor.

Maybe he used real butter?

Could be!
3/14/2013 3:38:36 PM

Private message send the author a private message


premium
Leighton 10774:587
Originally posted by Theydon_Bois
Originally posted by RichTheVillan
Happened to me on twitter with a brewer who I follow, tweeted bits of my review.


name and shame or BM me !?!


Iím curious as well. I once had a manager of a London bottle shop (The Beer Boutique) complaining on Twitter about my place review. He never actually got in touch with me, though, opting instead to just bitch on Twitter. I updated my place rating, revising downwards a good bit. A few months later I got a beer mail from a new manager at the shop apologizing for the previous guyís antics. Some people are so cavalier about what they post to Twitter that itís just obnoxious.
3/14/2013 4:41:18 PM

Private message send the author a private message


premium
DocLock 7829:145
Iím not going into specifics here, but oddly Iíve gotten 6 or so place bitches over the last 10 years and only 3 beer rating beefs. The place rating beefs were professional. The beer rating beefs were not, and those bitching about beer ratings remain on the low end of the Bell curve.
3/14/2013 6:54:52 PM

Private message send the author a private message


SudsMcDuff 5813:183
. yeah happens once or twice a year. always nice things for the most part. most often that they just thought it was funny, but two occasions stand out.

once by a brewer.
was for the most part courteous and tried to point out facts i said in a review were wrong.
he is still making beers with unmentioned flaws but we swapped a couple of beermails and i like him more for the way he conducted himself.
his beers sell though so he doesnít care.

-was also once contacted by a beer store owner because i gave one of their collaborations a "low score" (3.3, 3.5 something like that) .. they even contacted an admin about it and bitched to them to take it down. To say this person was crazy was an understatement.
so i simply said their beer wasnít my cup of tea and wished them well and hoped they would leave me alone..
3/14/2013 7:20:25 PM

Private message send the author a private message


premium
errantnight
Originally posted by after4ever
Originally posted by randomgarbage
Originally posted by gunhaver
iíve never been contacted for any of my ratings. feel like iím missing out


Try calling things garbage or reference giant piles of garbage in your reviews.

One guy wrote to say that his beers did not under any circumstances contain diacetyl, after four of us had all noticed that special distinct buttery flavor.


You mean like this?

Derek,

We take all complaints seriously. We investigated all our back inventory, accounts and customers and YOU are the only person who says our Duet had diacetyl.
Thanks for the review on BA and ďcalling us out. Ē Can you possible just forget we exist?

Patrick McIlhenney
Alpine Beer Company
3/14/2013 9:15:00 PM

Private message send the author a private message


premium
brokensail 10790:825
Alpine gives zero fucks.
3/14/2013 9:26:33 PM

Private message send the author a private message


premium
brokensail 10790:825
Received this gem yesterday.
4/29/2013 9:22:03 AM

Private message send the author a private message


premium
jackl 4567:400
Originally posted by womencantsail
Received this gem yesterday.


FINALLY thereís a brewer brave enough to call out all of the shitty Spanglish on this site.
4/29/2013 9:46:16 AM

Private message send the author a private message


premium
Drake 8339:476
Originally posted by womencantsail
Received this gem yesterday.


4/29/2013 9:55:04 AM

Private message send the author a private message

Home > Forums > Site News

Page 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50