BNO hit a NEW HIGH! #14 BNO guys brought in $315 Bucks
Had a Fantastic waitress Deb
Everyone recived a raffle prize
And second Harvest Guy Chris Ziemba won the Biggy bottle of Toscano wine and his side kick Kris Taezelaar (Director of Marketing and Communications they had tons of fun.
NBC’s John Sofflet arrived and brought Lou the film/cameraman to see how BNO guys get it done and we handed off the check to him for $2,021.00 dollars.
Best part: NBC WILL AIR A SEGMENT ABOUT US ON CHANNEL #15 AFTER THE PACKER/BEAR GAME.📺🏈
IT’S TIME IN VERONA was so accommodating and Tim McRoberts and Deb did a marvelous job. Score was #8.53 not too shabby and BNO’s 16th year comes to a close with our #17th year coming up!
BNO goes to stop #169 in 2022 at The Nakoma Country Club on 01/13/2022 6pm!
“#12 brave BNO “OLD” Guys made their way to Pine Bluff and had a record of a SCORE!
Natalie and Terra and The Boss Christine….took their place to a score of # 9.079 pushing them into the 11th spot out of #167 places! Very good burgers, excellent staff and service!
Everyone BNO dude got a raffle prize and Jim Sniff won “The Biggy”. Relax he told everyone, I’ll buy you all a drink (HE NVER DID)! 😦
Our money goes to Second Harvest $2,021 on December 15th unless we get Chris Z to pop in to our “End OF Year” visit, #168 IT’S TIME IN VERONA”. 12/2/2021. 6pm
BNO Bob has the 2022 schedule completed. Jan through July 7th are set up…
NCC, Lillian’s, Funks, Sweet Home WI, BNO Bobs Ranch, Vintage on E Wash, BCC SO end of July , August, September, October, November and December have places indicated but not confirmed with each establishment yet.
Hello BNO GANG! #166 was a hit, #15 guys and $236.00 to Second H and Yes My Birthday was there too! (K.C. Lerner did it again with cupcakes galore!)
Chris the bartender treated us with GREAT service and the weather was Perfect.
Next month is the Red Mouse in Pine Bluff on Thursday, November 11th at 6pm!
Great time and a few raffle winners including: Page Buchanon hitting a $15.00 scratch off he donated, Dave N won the big wine bottle and Kevin P and Michael Allen also scored fun stuff!
Score that evening was an #8.57
Kelly 🙍🏻♀️ our contact there was amazing, very professional, Chef Todd scored a hat🧢 and a round of applause! SCORE was a #9.16 moving them into 5th place!
Paul Reckwerdt auctioned off the main prize of a bottle of Captain 👨✈️Morgan, (For $40) and get this, we collected $430.00 for Second Harvest!
Paul R had on a great hat and a kilt! The guy can dress to the NINES!
Paul T. and Dan C. and Bob H. assisted with scores and calculating amount owed! Next month is BREAKWATER (Hollywood and AMANDA) here we come!
We had Tom coming from Beaver Dam with his Son N law SAM. A new recruit!
Did the BNO gang get Tipsy? WOW Henry our waiter was amazing and the Lamb burger delivered! Mike Mergener did not lie!
Ten guys and GET THIS Bob Lucas and Mike M. were on their MEDS! They gave a perfect score of #10. That pushes us up to #32 tens since 2005!
Blackhawk CC is up next on August 19th and it proves to be a winner too!
Tens guys made it there and we had excellent service and tasty and Tipsy BURGERS! Thats number #163 guys!
Bob Lucas we on the BIRTHDAY LIST and had a dessert he did not share:
I forgot the raffle prizes but drew names for: Bob Hamm and Dave Flanders and Steve Ploch and Paul Bishop! SCORE 9.328 a new THIRD PLACE FINAL!
WOW #15 guys attended a special BNO as we paid tribute to Ron Curran before his move to Austin Texas. Ron opened up a present: A “BNO” sweatshirt and was given a round of applause for all his past picture 📸 taking and attendance!📌
He made #79 appearances with us over his lifetime! THANKS RON!🏅
Burger rated an #8.5 thanks to Paul Tisdale and Dan Consigny’s hard work! Thank You guys!🏆
Shaky start to some thirsty BNO men but Tova delivered the pitchers, but wait there was Carol and Sarah that slid over to our table + said we looked great for how old we said we were! 🙇♂️
We even had live music! And of course Amanda delivered a perfect spot for us to listen to the “Emmy Lou’s!🎼🎤🎸
Next up is The TIPSY Cow in Sun Prairie (6pm) later this MONTH! 7/29! Limited seating is #20. We move up to stop number #163!
Wow lots of faces we have not seen for a long time showed up!
Cris Bissell and waitress Jada and Alexa started us out on the roof top and then rain came down, so we went down to the BIG Room~
Score was #8.09 and $191 collected for Second Harvest. Our balance was $447.00 and now we have $638.00 in the kitty.🐱
Big winners on the raffles. Jim Simpson, Jim Adney, Jeff Barfield and his Father and Law “Gordon Lightfoot”. Mike Mergener latched onto the famous bottle of red wine!
Great place and we notched the highest per person expense~ next to a major gathering. $38.00 per
Next month we have two stops in July.
The Na Ti Gal 7/15 has no restriction of number of guys, but at the end of
July……. on 7/29 @ The Tipsy Cow *we can only have #20 guys max. So get your name into me…..Mike M. has the first name notched of course next to me! He is pushing the lamb burger~
Who Is In the 7/15 at Nau Ti Gal. 6:00pm?
Who wants to be Kool for Tipsy 7/29 at 6:00pm?
You guys are lucky…I misplaced the Hop Haus pictures. However: Jeff’s Father n Law is shown!
What a great time and the weather was a WINNER! BNO Bob is done with HIP surgery, and ready for more places. This was stop Number #160
A couple of raffle winners: Funny Oxy Codeine pills netted by: Al Parker
A Beverage Jacket won by Kettle Bell Kevin Williams
And the winning wine bottle goes to Charlie Q!
JUNE IS EXCITING We Gather at the Hop Hause off Seminole Road for Rooftop special with MGR Cris Bissell of Bissell vacuum cleaners Famed Name!
Dave Flanders had his 67th B day on 5/24. and we added a “newbee” ANOTHER Bob! Bob Hamm~. He never offered to pay for everyones evening 😦
Next up is the Hop Haus in Fitchburg and should be a fun time!
BNO goes into April FOOLS Day 4/1 ahead of the scheduled 4/8 date. BNO Bob has hip surgery that day, had to move it up!
Chef Riley and Cody made some incredible Burgers for the BNO gang. Initially, the only burger on their menu was “Build your own”. I spoke to a very KOOL guy “GM HOLLYWOOD” and he said they would make an additionally special burger.
WOW what a surprise when we learned we had #7 to choose from:
This beautiful lady: “AMANDA” was and is easy on the eyes 🎯🥇🙋♀️ and was so fun and professional! BNO gang would like to make this a summer stop like Blackhawk with it’s outdoor rooftop and specialized relationship with the staff!
WE COLLECTED $170 DOLLARS FOR SECOND HARVEST AS WELL!
Jim Sniff won a BNO car shade, & Glenn #!1 got the bottle of wine. Jeff Barfield and Steve Kuhn scored chocolate rabbits. BNO Bob provided milk chocolate covered marsh mellow eggs. What a great time.
Next month The Stamm House will have a tuff ACT to follow! 5/20 6pm Middleton.
BNO hits Buck and Honey March 18th for an #8.825. Priscilla did not lead us into temptation, rather she delivered us from EVIL!
Eight guys made a triumphant return and it was good. $83.00 for Second Harvest collected!
We have the Yahara Room downstairs with a secret door!
Bob Lucas won a bottle of red wine but traded with John Ritchie for some Trader Joes’ chocolate
Great time and now we are gaining steam for cover vaccinations and warmer weather!
All Hail the BNO slogan and may all our adventures be TENS #10!
BNO Missed three hits this past year. We should be starting out on STOP number #161.
We are going to try to make up the visits to the various spots, but it’s a month to month deal! SO Far for this Year January and February were also cancelled~. The numbering will iron itself out~
MARCH IS A GREEN LIGHT GO! 3/18 at 6:00pm at Buck and Honey in Monona. Two options are there, outside for sure if weather is OK. A downstairs large room with a massive wooden table (Yahara Room seating every other guy if weather is poor!)
APRIL IS A GO TOO: BREAKWATER IN MONONA. a special burger being prepared and seating outside there! 4/8 6:00pm.
AND MAY AT THE STAMM HOUSE IS SCHEDULED: 5/13 at 6:00pm!
LIBERTY STATION Occurred: # GUYS 12/3
KATHRINE took care of us. Good burger, nice group of #8 guys and $146 for Second Harvest!
Mr. K C Lerner insisted on out total for donation being: $2,345.67! Turned out os was a little more than that. $2,211 in cash and $189.66 in checksfor a total of. $ 2,400. That feeds #7,200 meals!
Next Year we go with $2,021 for a goal.
Look at them space heaters! Look at them spacey eaters! Emmerick, Schultz, Sniff, GBK, ME, J Ritchie, Limo Larry, and “Give In All I Got Captain,,,Scotty!
LIBERT STATION scored a #8.6:
Next Month and Next Year Tipsy Cow in Sun Prairie~
Mason Our bartender made us happy to be out. He wore a mask through out the entire duration! Ashley handed me my Bucky Burger!! a # 9 in my book!
We collected $106.00 dollars for Second Harvest too! Just $151 dollars to go before we reach our goal!
Larry E. got lucky with tea boxes, malibu booze and some Godiva chocolates he failed to share with all of us! Octobers’ Raffle Prize winner!
Bob Emmerick made a return from being M.I. A.!
Bob Lucas got upset with my statistics and broke my plastic reader! I’ll fix his wagon!
MARTINA OF (NAU TI GALS) IS DONATING $50 dollars towards second Harvest. Outside seating with plastic strapes like being in a meat locker!
Nau Ti Gal’s 6:00pm ON A SUNDAY NIGHT! 11/22/2020 Paul Reckwerdt better show up!
December is off Rimrock Road at LIBERTY STATION! 12/3
January 2021 is set / OUTSIDE at Tipsy Cow of Sun Prairie 6:30 pm 01/07/2021!
ALL OUTSIDE STUFF GANG!
September is a great month for getting out and having a cold one!
We were slim in attendance. and had #6 guys drop bye and of course we sat outside! BNO Bob even brought his red wind up umbrella!
Steve Ploch won the raffle and had not been to a BNO is a ton of time so justification!
Game Times’s KUTE Katie won us all over especially Glenn #1! We logged a score of #8.875 and they moved into #13 place. I was close to scoring it a TEN! Glenn was interested in moving into first place with waitress~
$81.00 collected for Second Harvest and that gives us $1,763 beans and we are $257 dollars away from our goal! Pictures were fabulous!
Next month is outside again at HEADQUARTERS in Oregon 6:30 on 10/15.
BNO can’t count BCC as a planned stop like BNO #155, but we had #12 guys show up and BCC scored a whopping #9.15
$98.00 collected for Second Harvest: Two raffle winners: Dan Consigny and John Ritchie!
Total now collected for the year is: $1,682 bucks. Speaking of which GO BUCKS! 🏀
This month comes up fast September 10th is Game Time Sports Bar and Grill. 6:30 start for those commuting. OUTSIDE SEATING TOO!
October is Headquarters in Oregon and great burgers and lots of good beers and I have been twice nice place! October 15th. 6:30 pm!
July 23rd – we showed up for lots of yummy beef, beer, and bragging!
Collected $116 for Second Harvest too!
WOW #9 guys, John Ritchie a (NEWBEE) great Beer! Great burger #9.13
Renee our waitress was a TEN (#10) and Newbee John Ritchie also scored a #10!
Next Month is Buckinghams August 6th OUTSIDE SEATING~🍔🍺 6:00pm
Gents we did it– we made stop #154 for #152!
Yes we had two months of pandemic stoppage for BNO!
#5 guys made it to an outside social distancing.
SCORE #8.23. $70.00 for Second Harvest TOO! 💰
Colleen and Owner Tom served up good beer and great customer service!
Pictures are priceless! Good times. Hope things get better and…………..HAPPY FATHER’S DAY TO ALL YOU FATHERS!
#13 guys made an challenge against the scary Covid -19
Score #8.09. and get this total Bill form Bill the owner was only $100. THAT’S RIGHT $10.00 per guy
$172 dollar collected however for Second Harvest
Great time and next month we switch to April 8th at Buckinghams because “CHER” is in town! 🎤 🙍🏻♀️ 🎵. IT’S A WEDNESDAY!
Invite list was #30 guys and we ended up with #28.
Simon, Damien, Mike and Chef Fernando dealt us impressive customer service! Score was 8.975!!
That moves them into
Gents spent $27 per person and we collected $200 bucks second harvest!
Great gathering awarding top attendees, we will award Dan Roehre BNO “Momento” shirt 👕: Had a raffle winner was Paul G!
More Ron Curran pictures coming soon! 📸 🖼
Next up to bat: March 12th at Chasers Downtown 6:00pm
Burger Stop #149. and GM Martina and server Gregory allowed us to make a great start to 2020. We had # 13 BNO Men attend and they treated us with royalty! 👑.
We collected $122 bucks for Second Harvest pushing us to a new total of #290 dollars for 2020!
Next UP gto bat is the #150th 02/06/2020. at 5:30 early celebrations going on! Be there or be square!
Nine brave guys made it to a MONUMENTAL gathering. #8.49 score but get this, $210 dollars collected, Phillips Schultz and Reckwerdt gave $200 bucks and we had a match up to $250 from a secret BNO guy.
That makes ALLOWED US TO REACH OUR $2,000 goal and then some!💰🏆
Thank You everyone! I’ll disclose our KNIGHT in shinning armor soon! We are gathering our money now and December 11th we will go down and give our bounty to Second Harvest!
Thanks to Jackson and Joey who took care of us! Only $18 charge per guy!
Next month is Sweet Home Wisconsin near the corner of Park and Regent 6:00pm 🎯 🕰 🍔🍟🍻
Hello happy November: #14 guys made it to the home of smutt and eggs!
💃 + 🍳🥚’s . Ashley and Katie allowed us to enjoy a really good BURGER!
Bennett’s scored a #8.87 taking over #15 spot on the list!
$15/guys and a $148 dollars in the second Harvest Kitty! Total now is $1,577.00.
Next up to bat is the old Quaker State and Lube joint now called Point Burger: November 14th. LET THE SHOWCASE BEGIN1
! Are you IN? Are you coming? We changed time to 6:00 pm by the way!
Funny other pictures are WEB Locked due to the location of this place~
Weather was so wonderful and so are the men of BNO!
Great turn out, #16 Guys and $177.00 collected for Second Harvest! Pushes us up to $1,359.00 for this year. Garry won the Trader Joes raffle Beer BNO Bob bought! (Vintage Ale)~
Next Month is a Wednesday October 16th at Bennets’ Meadowwood Country Club!
#8.07 Score logged! Brian Parks rode out and I guess is still trying to get home! 🙂
Vintage always Delivers! We had a blast and the gang had a GREAT Time!
Score was: # 8.77
We had #14 BNO Men attend! The longest trek for Burgers and Beer ever!
Paul Turpin biked from Madison, Alisha handled us like MAGIC!🙅 ✨ 🌟
Big Dan Consigny won a bottle of very expensive wine!
Great time and collected $$$$95.00 for second harvest! Pushes our total up to: $1,182. So we have $818.00 to raise before the end of the year GOAL!