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Merchant's Fine Wine

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Merchant's Fine WineMerchant's Fine Wine
BA SCORE
97
world-class

50 Ratings
Ratings: 50
Reviews: 43
rAvg: 4.45
pDev: 10.34%
[ Store ]

22250 Michigan Ave
Dearborn, Michigan, 48124-2225
United States
phone: (313) 563-8700

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @merchantswine

Notes:
Monday - Thursday: 10am - 8pm
Friday - Saturday: 10am - 9pm
Sunday: 12pm - 5pm

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Reviews by FtownThrowDown:
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4.5/5  rDev +1.1%

This is everything you could ask for out of a bottleshop. All the area beers and everything else that is distributed in the area. Everything is displayed and organized on racks due to style and brewing company. Wonderful and spacious. Help is very friendly and super knowledgable. You would be hard pressed not to find a beer here that's available in the area. If they have the appropriate branded glassware it is displayed next to the bottle on the shelf. They have a couple of sections where they display new arrivals and beers of the week.
I didn't get a chance to peruse the rest of the store, but by the sheer size alone seemed to have plenty of wine and gourmet food. A very nice store that the locals are lucky to have.

FtownThrowDown, May 21, 2009
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4.75/5  rDev +6.7%

hotsudge, Aug 10, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +1.1%

linnymtu, Jul 12, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -4.5%

DanGeo, Jul 02, 2014
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EdgewaterBrew, Jun 13, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +1.1%

importedfromdet, Feb 18, 2014
Photo of Ken_H
5/5  rDev +12.4%

The best way for me to explain this place is to say it's the only place I could find that could get a 1/2 barrel of Spaten Premium Lager. I must have tried a dozen other retailers, or more, with no luck. The keg was for use outdoors on a hot summer day and the night before I picked it up they would put the keg in the freezer to lower the temperature as much as possible, but not to freeze it. Obviously the level of service is outstanding. By the way, this wasn't a one time thing, I probably bought 10 half barrels of Spaten like this, 1 a year over a ten year period.

If you love beer like I do, please do your self a favor and either stop by or give Annette a call. You won't be disappointed.

Ken_H, Feb 16, 2014
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4/5  rDev -10.1%

Hendy-son, Dec 30, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +1.1%

salinasa, Nov 28, 2013
Photo of JohnnyBarman
4.29/5  rDev -3.6%

Stopped in shortly after crossing the border on a recent trip to see a Tigers game. (July, 2013)
This store came highly recommended, and so we made sure to budget lots of time to drive out and check out the store. The store is located on a major thoroughfare, and has a large pay parking lot (they do validations, though!).

Excellent selection of Michigan area crafts as soon as you walk in the door - loads of Founders, Bells, New Holland, Atwater, and a few others in mix packs. Large refrigerated section of single bombers, bottles and four or six packs of mostly Michigan and local brews, but with a decent selection of other major breweries as well (Dogfish, Sierra, Pyramid, New Glarus, Sam Adams). Michigan stuff is seasonally based, good variety.

Large rack of Michigan singles, and a good selection of American crafts as well in the non-refrigerated area. Two short aisles of Belgian, English and German brews.

Staff were quite helpful, checking in with us from time to time offering suggestions. I inquired about getting some Bells or Founders glasses, and she explained about Michigan's beer glass labelling laws for a bit as being why they had such a poor selection. She apologized profusely, despite having no reason whatsoever to do so!

Prices were fair - under 10 for a pack of Two Hearted, and most singles were under $2. Spent about 60 bucks and got a pretty solid haul.

Simply put, if you're in the Detroit area, this is a great place to stock up on local brews. Merchants does an excellent job in promoting its local craft beer industry, and well they should.

JohnnyBarman, Aug 04, 2013
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Merchant's Fine Wine in Dearborn, MI
97 out of 100 based on 50 ratings.