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New Beer Distributors

Not Rated.
New Beer DistributorsNew Beer Distributors
BA SCORE
94
outstanding

147 Ratings
Ratings: 147
Reviews: 135
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 10.12%
[ Store ]

167 Chrystie St
New York, New York, 10002-2809
United States
phone: (212) 260-4360

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Reviews by shapudding:
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4.3/5  rDev +1.2%

Hit this during a pubhop, GeoffSJ said this was a must-go-to. So I grabbed my messager bag, the boys grabbed their backpacks, and we planned to be hurting from lugging the haul around New York. Yep, beer gets heavier as you drink! We found this easily enough on Christie street. You walk in to the cold case on the right side -which even had a $1 deal section, and the cashier section to the left. You talk and pay through a little tiny ticket taker hole. Show them what you have through the plexi-glass, she writes it all up, shows you your damage, then you pay, she hands a plastic bag through the little slot/hole. The paper bags are on your side of the window. Kind of funny actually! There is such a great selection of singles that I never even made it to the case section to see what was going on there -especially since I spend way more time than the rest of the crew, and even had to make an “emergency” phone call to NeroF., to have him pull up BA and tell me about a few bottles that I had never heard of, but was interested in, and when you do not have a car to chuck it all into, you have to be selective! Huge amounts of German brews, even some ryes. A lot of Southampton’s, which the boys ran straight to and began to drool. Gift sets with glasses, and just a few glasses besides that. The front of the store is where there are just shelves and shelves of goodies, all very reasonably priced too. I had to behave, which I hate, so I only knocked out a touch of $30, but got some great stuff. While I was in the first of the three sections, basically reading almost every other bottle, the employees were constantly handtrucking back and forth and were so polite and apologizing for making my beergeeking butt having to move, and so pleasant even though I must have drove them crazy. Within the first few minutes of me coming in the door and starting a pile of what I wanted, one employee came over with a sixpack holder and put them into it for me. Very nice touch. When I finally finished up, waaaay after the boys, I found them outside chatting with one of the gentlemen that worked there. The boys said he was asking if there was anything else that was not there that he should get. Very cool stuff. Will be going back to this one again!
-Just had to come back here and make a note! If they have not fixed it yet, take a look at their business card... "All BLANDS Beer and Soda"! lol! -But seriously, this is not a place just for the macro at heart!

shapudding, Mar 21, 2005
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This is a curious place. Total warehouse feel. If you can hunt a staff person down, they range from snappy and unhelpful to warm and inviting.

Don't go for IPAs, unless it's something you know was released recently - the warehouse isn't temperature controlled, and their IPAs don't clear the shelves very quickly.

Some good values can be found, but overall found their prices to be average to pricey.

Worth stopping in if you're in the area, and it makes for a nice beer haul stop along with Whole Foods Bowery and Top Hops, both very close by.

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New Beer Distributors in New York, NY
94 out of 100 based on 147 ratings.