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Beer My Way
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Adventures in
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by Vince Capano
Draft Board 15
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Why sign up for the club dues full payment plan?

Enjoy the many benefits available to club members on the
full-payment plan. A one time fee of only $50 covers all meetings,
plus discounts for DB15 special events.

This year members received benefits that totaled well over the dues
amount.  Substantial discounts were provided for the TAP NY
beer fest trip, the Newark Bears baseball outing, the NJ Brewers
Festival, and the Victorian Dinner.  In addition members on the full
pay plan are exempt from the individual meeting beer fee.

Ask club treasurer Brian Lynch, or any Cask Commissioner for the
full details at the next meeting.
Read the
SPECIAL
REPORTS

Czech Beers

How to Pour Beer

How to Taste Beer

Summer is Beer Time

The Pabst Heritage

Growlers and Cans

Beer History in Bavaria

History of Beer in New
York

PICTURE REPORT:   
THE PABST BOTTLE
COMES DOWN


Complete Index
New Members
Wanted
Great Beers At the Gaslight

Hurry down to the pub for DJ's "experimental"
BA Massive, an assertive hop brew that has quickly become a
runaway favorite.  This one won't last long so get there fast.  
And when you're there have a glass of the award winning
Eliminator, a honey double maibock that is in a class by itself.  

Be sure to out the chalkboard for all of the Gaslight's
outstanding beers and you'll see why Gaslight has the best  beer
and widest selection of any brewpub in the state!
From Bottles to Growlers - read this new
section of beer reviews by a certified taster  only on BeerNexus!  
Sign up a new member,
win a beer!
The DB15 is the largest beer appreciation organization in New
Jersey, but what about the East Coast?  Well it's time to make
our move.  Bring a new member to the next meeting, have them
officially register, and get a Gaslight beer compliments of the
DB15 Cask Commissioners.
beernexus.com
welcomes comments,
articles, and
suggestions.  
See you at
the Gaslight!   
Cheers!
Vince
DB15 Cask Commissioner / club
treasurer Brian Lynch (left) and
Fritz Maytag, founder of Anchor
Brewing, share a pint at the
TAP-NY festival as they wait to
welcome the members of the
Draught Board 15.
DB15 shirts are here!
Choose from two different 4-color shirts. One with our Uncle Sam DB 15 logo
or one with the club motto -
" I'd rather die of thirst than drink from the cup of mediocrity"
Order by mail
HERE.

Supply is very limited.  Only a VERY few left - order NOW!
(sorry, small and medium, XL,XXL  sizes sold out)

Club members can order in person at the next meeting.
If you are not currently on the DB15 mailing list or would
like to join simply write
webmaster@beernexus.com or
stop in the Gaslight and ask your friendly
bartender for a registration form.  
New members always welcome - it's a pefect time to join.
South Orange Ave.
South Orange, NJ
973-762-7077
New shirts have just
arrived!
See Vince at our next
club meeting.
at the GASLIGHT- MEETINGS, NEWS, INFORMATION
No April Meeting because of TAP trip
Next Regular Meeting- 3 PM, Sunday, April 17, 2009
TAP- NY Festival Big Hit

Although there was no regular monthly meeting in April, over 25
club members joined other friends of Gaslight for the annual bus
trip to the East Coast's premier beer festival, TAP-NY.  The 2
1/2 hour ride passed quickly thanks to a Three Stooges Film
festival and two great Gaslight kegs on board.

The festival itself was all a beer lover could ever want- nearly 40
breweries and over 125 beers to sample, most of which are not
available in New Jersey.  No lines at pouring station and excellent
food were the final parts of a truly memorable experience.
Thanks go out to DJ and Dan Soboti for organizing the entire
trip. And special kudos to Dan Hodge for tasting 82 different
beers - a new club record!


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Mother's Day Moves Meeting

The DB15 regularly meets on the second Sunday of the
month.  However since that date in May is Mother's Day, the
meeting will be moved back a week to May 17.

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May 17th Meeting - Brooklyn Beers

A representative from Brooklyn Brewery is scheduled to lead
us in a tutored tasting of beers from this great brewery.  Don't
miss what promises to be an informative and beer filled look
into the making of Brooklyn's world class portfolio.  

Mark your calender for May 17, Sunday,
3 PM at the Gaslight.
The Gaslight