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Goose Island Bourbon County Brand releases '13

Discussion in 'Beer Releases' started by PsilohsaiBiN, Aug 29, 2013.

  1. FATC1TY

    FATC1TY Moderator (840) Georgia Feb 12, 2012 Staff Member

    Hey, I'm just happy we get BCBW in GA.. First time ever.

    It's probably my least favorite, but hey.. baby steps.

    I've got a 2012 BCBS, 2013 BCBS, 2013 BCBCS, and a 2013 BCBW in the fridge to go through soon.
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  2. Just scored a 6pk of bcbcs 2013 for $48
  3. sounds about right...
  4. Black_Rider

    Black_Rider Savant (425) California Mar 26, 2013

  5. The way I see it...

    Would you bat an eye at an $8, 8-10 ounce pour of BCBS at a bar? Probably not. Why not spend $8 on a 12 ounce bottle for yourself?

    I understand there's an inherent markup drinking beer at a restaurant/bar, but the fact is that most of us are willing to spend close to a $1 an ounce for it regardless of the setting.
  6. nc41

    nc41 Advocate (745) North Carolina Sep 25, 2008

    Didn't pay more than $18 a 4 /pk here.
  7. I've got some already but i just found a spot selling backyard rye and proprietors both $34 a piece lol. Super tempted to buy it
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  8. Anyone seen any BCBS in the NH/MA area?
  9. TonyJ815

    TonyJ815 Savant (490) Florida Apr 3, 2013

    I can't believe this thread is still going strong at 44 pages...
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  10. yes... still sitting on the shelves... Coffee and Backyard are gone, though.
  11. delaced21

    delaced21 Savant (250) Illinois Dec 20, 2013

    I still see regular and barleywine still on the shelf at one spot by me.
  12. Someplace in particular?
  13. Baab200

    Baab200 Savant (375) New York Jan 9, 2013

    I just was able to get 2 barley wines in PA on Wednesday
  14. Infinite1

    Infinite1 Savant (360) Illinois Jul 2, 2010

    Good beer. requires tons of pages.
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  15. Donco

    Donco Savant (475) Pennsylvania Aug 12, 2013

    I can...I'm hooked on BCBS! And I haven't even tried any of the variants.
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  16. Cubatobaco

    Cubatobaco Advocate (660) Virginia Jan 27, 2013

    I have 2 bottles and yet to try one. Looking forward to it soon!
  17. Donco

    Donco Savant (475) Pennsylvania Aug 12, 2013

    Have had the barley wine on tap and it's excellent. Some that I've spoken with like it better than the stout.
  18. Cubatobaco

    Cubatobaco Advocate (660) Virginia Jan 27, 2013

    This drought will end tonight. :D

    I hope I don't like it more than the regular because I'll only have one left. I'm sure I'll be ISO next by tomorrow.
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  19. Srkolodn

    Srkolodn Savant (440) New York Dec 26, 2013

    Which whole foods? 57th??
  20. Bartos

    Bartos Advocate (605) Florida Mar 8, 2013

    Any one seen any left in Tampa? I feel like it sold out in the first weekend here
  21. 1Sundown2C

    1Sundown2C Savant (490) New York Jan 13, 2012

    This didn't make sense.
  22. Donco

    Donco Savant (475) Pennsylvania Aug 12, 2013

    Which part didn't make sense? That's happens on occasion...;)
  23. BEERschlitz

    BEERschlitz Savant (455) Michigan Oct 13, 2013

    He had the barleywine between 3:55-4:04? Idk its possible, but seems unlikely, I agree.
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  24. North Shore
  25. davesway10

    davesway10 Advocate (510) Iowa Jan 23, 2010

    Maybe just me but I don't consider BCBBW to be a variant of BCBS.. No one considered King Henry to be a variant.
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  26. So I walked into a bottle shop the other day to pick up few this and that's. Walked up to counter to pay and I look at the display shelving behind the register and at the corner of my eye I noticed a bright blue bourbon county bottle sitting all the way up top shelf. In complete shock I muttered to the staff member, "oh shit is that a proprietor bottle that I see behind you?!?"
    Long story short, that was only just an empty bottle of proprietor that they apparently place there just for display for some reason. Such a tease...such a tease.
  27. Ckoz

    Ckoz Savant (320) Michigan Feb 15, 2014

    For anyone in Oakland County, MI....there are 2 places that have it on tap

    BCBS is at Renshaw in Clawson $9 for a 9 oz pour

    BCBW is at Clubhouse BFD in Rochester...unsure of the price.

    I was able to score 2 bottles of the BCBS loclly here but thats it.

    There was a shop in Macomb county that said he would have BCBCS but sold out when I went back to check. Didn t say how many bottles he got though.
  28. shadetree67

    shadetree67 Savant (330) Minnesota Sep 11, 2013

    Is there any bcbcs or backyard still in Chicago?
  29. zrbeer1579

    zrbeer1579 Savant (380) Illinois Dec 3, 2012

    By now, very unlikely. Unless, of course, the price is high.
  30. edmaher

    edmaher Savant (395) Illinois Jan 11, 2008

    Go to Liquor World in kankakee before 6pm. The guy had some of both in the back, by I had to buy one of the sisters, for each backyard or coffee 4pk I wanted to buy. It's a haul but he has them.
  31. edmaher

    edmaher Savant (395) Illinois Jan 11, 2008

    And it's $25 for bombers and $23 for 4packs
  32. zrbeer1579

    zrbeer1579 Savant (380) Illinois Dec 3, 2012

    Yeah, I've heard some places do that; even taped bottles together.
  33. edmaher

    edmaher Savant (395) Illinois Jan 11, 2008

    I'm not a fan, but I turned around and traded Gillian for a case, of fresh Jai Alai, so it makes for a few more bucks, but for mid February it's the only way to make it happen. I cleaned him it if proprietors last week.
  34. kenm2118

    kenm2118 Savant (350) Illinois Apr 17, 2009

    I hope I'm going strong at 44 pages
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