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MPLS area Trappist World Order?

Discussion in 'Midwest' started by BRClemons, Mar 15, 2014.

  1. BRClemons

    BRClemons Savant (380) Minnesota Oct 30, 2012 Beer Trader

    So I was hoping to get some Westy 12 from trappistworld and then saw the prices and shipping prices. Was wondering if anyone would want to go in with me to buy some and split it? Never had Westy before and really only looking for one bottle. Could add on some Cantillon as well? Message me if you are interested and I'll see the kind of response we get. Current Prices:

    6 Westy ($113.17 total or $66.76 + shipping) = $20/each for 6 people to get 1 or $40/each for 3 people to get 2

    6 Westy + 6 Cantillon Iris ($331.22 total or $192 + shipping) = $55 each for 6 people to get 1 Westy and 1 Loon

    I know these prices are pretty crazy, but may be easier with a group.

  2. doner24

    doner24 Savant (280) Minnesota Apr 16, 2013 Beer Trader

    I'm down, I wouldn't mind expanding into more Cantillon though.
  3. 4four4

    4four4 Aficionado (235) Minnesota Apr 27, 2007

    I remember All Saints Brands bringing La Trappe to this market. What a brewery!
  4. jarrgal

    jarrgal Advocate (565) North Dakota Mar 12, 2012 Beer Trader

    I understand you want to try Westvleteren and you're looking to split the 6-pack of bottles. I know when Westvleteren gets released in the Twin Cities, some places will sell it for $20/bottle and not make you buy an entire brick. Was just thinking you might find it hard to get enough people on board so you can place an order.

    FWIW, shipping goes up proportionately with how much you order on Trappist World. By adding more beers, you don't save on shipping like you do with Être Gourmet or Belgium in a Box.
    Last edited: Mar 15, 2014
  5. MNPikey

    MNPikey Advocate (610) Minnesota Feb 27, 2011 Beer Trader

    I'm down
  6. Cyclone8

    Cyclone8 Advocate (510) Minnesota Oct 19, 2011 Beer Trader

    Westy doesn't get released in the Twin Cities. It was released one time - on 12/12/12 - to help them fund a new roof. They have said it was a one shot deal.
  7. jarrgal

    jarrgal Advocate (565) North Dakota Mar 12, 2012 Beer Trader

    I see. That's the release I was referring to. Didn't know it was a one time deal.
  8. MNBeerGeek

    MNBeerGeek Champion (770) Minnesota Jun 25, 2013 Beer Trader