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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.
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See you at
the Gaslight!   
DB15 Cask Commissioner / club
treasurer Brian Lynch (left) and
Fritz Maytag, founder of Anchor
Brewing, taste Anchor's Imperial
Summer Ale 09, currently
available only at the brew house.
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

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.

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.
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New shirts, jackets,
and bags have just
See Vince at our next
club meeting.
No July Meeting - Gaslight closed July 4-14
No July Meeting

As usual there will be no regular July meeting.  
The Gaslight will also take a summer respite by closing from July
4 - 14 for minor renovations and a well deserved vacation.

August Meeting- Beer and Baseball

If it's August it must be time for the 8th annual Gaslight field
trip to the Newark Bears followed by beer and BBQ.
Check back soon for all the specifics including another
hefty DB15 member discount!

June Meeting Greets Stone

Thanks to Dennis Flynn from Stone Brewery for his presentation
at the DB15's June meeting.  Dennis poured samples of the full
lineup of great Stone products including the yet unreleased Stone
13th Anniversary Ale, and imperial red.  


Home Brew Challenge - Oktoberfest

It's our next home brew challenge!
Get ready for the DB15's  October 11th meeting where we will
select the top three brews in the Ocktoberfest category.   
Members and non-members are invited to participate.  
Ingredients must be purchased from U-Brew (at the Gaslight).
Brewers are asked to drop off  2-3 bottles per entry at the
Gaslight several days prior to the meeting.
There is no fee to enter  and anyone attending the meeting will
serve as judges in a blind tasting.
The Gaslight