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#1 Johnnash

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Posted 20 January 2010 - 12:44 PM

I just scored 54 clean label free in very good condition green Grolsch bottles with the easy close caps for less than $1.56 each!!! smileycheers.gif luxhello.gif :D B)

Can you say... Hard Lemonaid ?!?!?!

Been lookin for these for over a year.
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Posted 20 January 2010 - 05:50 PM

I just scored 54 clean label free in very good condition green Grolsch bottles with the easy close caps for less than $1.56 each!!! smileycheers.gif luxhello.gif :D B)

Can you say... Hard Lemonaid ?!?!?!

Been lookin for these for over a year.

I have been meaning to ask if the grosch bottles are good enough for a short term use like Skeeter Pee. The World Market in Murfreesboro has a couple different types of flippies, though I think they were all clear.
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Posted 20 January 2010 - 05:55 PM

I have been meaning to ask if the grosch bottles are good enough for a short term use like Skeeter Pee. The World Market in Murfreesboro has a couple different types of flippies, though I think they were all clear.



Grolsch would be awesome for skeeter pee! you can even buy new rubber gaskets for them
! Good score, as long as you can get people to bring them back if you are giving them away!

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Posted 20 January 2010 - 06:17 PM

For around $2, you could have got them full of Grolsch. Throw a party, drink all the beer, and you would be where you are now for only $24 more smileycheers.gif

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Posted 20 January 2010 - 06:26 PM

Nice score!
I have 48 blue quart-size bottles with the grolsh-type caps. (Paid over $3 each) They're perfect for beer and you can get 3 or 4 uses before replacing the gaskets. I just wish they made a wine bottle with a similar lock.
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Posted 20 January 2010 - 10:11 PM

Yes but I would have to remove the labels and I dont drink beer, it gives me a bad headace before I get a buzz. Besides I just dont care for the taste of light ales.

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I have seen those cobalt blue bottles, they are really nice.

I have been watching them on ebay and saw some decent deals but the shipping usually gets too high, also check craigs list.
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Posted 23 January 2010 - 07:34 PM

Grolsch would be awesome for skeeter pee! you can even buy new rubber gaskets for them
! Good score, as long as you can get people to bring them back if you are giving them away!

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I think I'll use my flip-tops for myself and cap regular bottles to share! Fliptops are hard to come by where I'm at, and I scored myself recently with 64 of 'em!
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Posted 23 January 2010 - 07:48 PM

Nice score!
I have 48 blue quart-size bottles with the grolsh-type caps. (Paid over $3 each) They're perfect for beer and you can get 3 or 4 uses before replacing the gaskets. I just wish they made a wine bottle with a similar lock.


I found some flip top wine bottles locally (via Kijiji) just a while ago - they are 750 ml dark green burgandy bottles that originally had a white wine from the Veneto region of Italy - I got a dozen of these along with some 500 ml and 650 ml grolch type bottles for a buck apiece.
Any idea how long you can age wine in these?

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Posted 24 January 2010 - 07:52 AM

I found some flip top wine bottles locally (via Kijiji) just a while ago - they are 750 ml dark green burgandy bottles that originally had a white wine from the Veneto region of Italy - I got a dozen of these along with some 500 ml and 650 ml grolch type bottles for a buck apiece.
Any idea how long you can age wine in these?


They say they are for short term but I had a mead in one for 12 years that was just fine so...

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Posted 24 January 2010 - 12:07 PM

I found some flip top wine bottles locally (via Kijiji) just a while ago - they are 750 ml dark green burgandy bottles that originally had a white wine from the Veneto region of Italy - I got a dozen of these along with some 500 ml and 650 ml grolch type bottles for a buck apiece.

Wow! Nice!
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Posted 25 January 2010 - 08:15 AM

Lorina lemonade comes in flip top bottles that are 750 cc size. They work great! Usually Super Target has it.

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Posted 25 January 2010 - 08:35 AM

I love the flip top Grolsch bottles. Can't find them around here. I have two that I use for beer and I reused them for years before replacing the gaskets. I did see two amber ones at a second-hand store but they wanted $5 each (they had them marked $10 each) and I just couldn't see that. We don't have Target here either.

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Posted 25 January 2010 - 08:38 AM

Lorina lemonade comes in flip top bottles that are 750 cc size. They work great! Usually Super Target has it.

I'm going to run by a Super Target nearby and check them out. I normally don't shop at target due to the Corporationís political leanings, but 750 ml flippies are hard to come by around here.....
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Posted 25 January 2010 - 09:13 AM

Nice bottles! I think I'll see if I can find them anywhere but Target too... same reasons I'm sure. Haven't been in a Target since around 9-11-2001.
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Posted 25 January 2010 - 01:43 PM

Nice bottles! I think I'll see if I can find them anywhere but Target too... same reasons I'm sure. Haven't been in a Target since around 9-11-2001.


I have 5 750's with flip tops, came from my fathers basement when he died. I have used them for extra juice for topping. They are old and dont close as tightly as the grolsch bottles do.
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