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50/50 Brewing in Arizona

Discussion in 'US - Southwest' started by luwak, Dec 17, 2012.

  1. luwak

    luwak Savant (305) Arizona Mar 2, 2010

    So ...if you haven't heard, Crescent Crown is bringing 50/50, and that presumably means Eclipse, to AZ!
    This week supposedly! Happy holidays to us!

    Check the usual suspects. I expect Papago and Flanny's to have it first.

    Cheers!


    http://www.fiftyfiftybrewing.com/index.php?pg=retail
  2. luwak

    luwak Savant (305) Arizona Mar 2, 2010

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    Yeahhh buddy! At Flanny's!

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  3. Jefeipa

    Jefeipa Aficionado (190) Arizona May 6, 2009

    I hoping to get some for Christmas. The price is a little steep for me right now.
  4. luwak

    luwak Savant (305) Arizona Mar 2, 2010

    At Total Wine tomorrow
    Flannys almost all gone already
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  5. luwak

    luwak Savant (305) Arizona Mar 2, 2010

    Tops has it today. Looks like six of each type. $30 same as everywhere else.
    also Ivan The Terrible (Big sky) on the shelf.
  6. sKafifer

    sKafifer Disciple (65) Arizona Jul 1, 2012

    BevMo at 67th Ave & Bell has a case of the Old Fitzgerald blue wax version...$29.99
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  7. yemenmocha

    yemenmocha Poobah (1,005) Arizona Jun 18, 2002

    $30/bottle.... I hope this is wine or bottles of single barrel bourbon.
  8. Lutter

    Lutter Advocate (650) Texas Jun 30, 2010

    I was just thinking about how funny it is that I bought a 750mL bottle of single-barrel Buffalo Trace Bourbon the other day for $20... $10 less than a beer that merely soaked up its' remnants.

    Marketing. Wins. *slow clap*
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  9. yemenmocha

    yemenmocha Poobah (1,005) Arizona Jun 18, 2002

    Thanks for the LOL. I really like BT also and it's incredible bourbon for the price. :)
  10. luwak

    luwak Savant (305) Arizona Mar 2, 2010

    Well more for me i guess...or I'm the sucker...either way. I got some and i have no regrets. I also don't drink liquor so there's that. Its still lingering in a few locations for those that care.
  11. 3frog

    3frog Aficionado (245) Arizona May 13, 2006

    GCM has a goodly number of each for $28.99, if I recall. I haven't convinced myself to pull the trigger on any yet at that price, but then Black Xantus is about as boozy as I like.
    Luwak, have you tried several of the varieties? Any you'd recommend over the others?
  12. luwak

    luwak Savant (305) Arizona Mar 2, 2010

    Haven't tried them yet. They are sitting around... waiting...
    I'm most excited about the Elijah Craig
  13. I've had two of them so far. Loved the Elijah Craig, the Bernheim Wheat needs a couple more years but will age beautifully.

    Cheers, Ron
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  14. The Elijah Craig 12 Year is fantastic, though I do feel $28.99 was a rather extreme price.
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  15. BK1017

    BK1017 Aficionado (195) Texas Nov 9, 2009

    Man I can't believe that these are just sitting on the shelves, waiting to be grabbed. Heard it was a fantastic beer. I know in Austin it would be flying off the shelves, even at that price point.

    You guys are lucky!
  16. yemenmocha

    yemenmocha Poobah (1,005) Arizona Jun 18, 2002

    Yep. See above about price for an actual bottle of the relevant bourbons. Kinda silly, in my opinion.
  17. luwak

    luwak Savant (305) Arizona Mar 2, 2010

    yeah but who the hell wants to actually drink bourbon or purpose?
  18. kmello69

    kmello69 Advocate (505) Texas Nov 27, 2011

    I was just in DC, and they are just sitting on the shelves there too. Price point was even higher - $33 I think. I couldnt do it.
  19. Lutter

    Lutter Advocate (650) Texas Jun 30, 2010

    Shelf walez, bro.

    I dunno man, $30 is something that hasn't even been tested in Austin. I don't think I've ever even seen a beer go for that much here (besides magnum and above size bottles).

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