Sixpoint 3 Beans

Discussion in 'Mid-Atlantic' started by mymrnngjckt, Jan 17, 2013.

  1. mymrnngjckt

    mymrnngjckt Savant (420) Pennsylvania Jul 10, 2006 Verified

    Has anyone seen cans of this around in SEPA? If so, where and what was the price point?
  2. gregkoko

    gregkoko Aficionado (245) New York Mar 12, 2010

    Hits distribution next week. It'll most likely be the same price point as every other Sixpoint 4pk
  3. MisterBisco

    MisterBisco Advocate (600) New York Feb 18, 2009 Verified

    Hasn't even hit Whole Foods in Manhattan as of today, and they are usually at the front of the line.
  4. I love Resin, but really haven't been thrilled with anything else. I want this beer to be so good. lol I love coffee in beer.
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  5. shinmemkuf

    shinmemkuf Zealot (85) New York Jan 8, 2013

    Saw it at Beer Table Pantry this evening in Grand Central Terminal but couldnt bring myself to pay $6 a can knowing that it would be at least half that if I just waited to find it in 4 packs
  6. musicalshore

    musicalshore Disciple (55) Texas Feb 7, 2010

    I'm drinking one right now, got it at the supermarket (I'm in Flatbush). I don't like the idea of chocolate or coffee in beer, I only bought it because it was cold and I'm sick of Bengali, also I like to get drunk an 3 Beans is 10% in a 12 oz can. I kind of like it, and like I said, I usually don't go for this stuff, so if you do, you'll prolly like it. My fav so far is Resin, but it's hard to find
  7. ThirstyFace

    ThirstyFace Initiate (0) New York Jan 11, 2013

    It's amazing and gives FBS a run for its money
  8. Got a case at Shangy's for $65.
  9. jmdrpi

    jmdrpi Poobah (1,070) Pennsylvania Dec 11, 2008 Verified Subscriber

    Picked up a single can to try at the Blue Dog in Lansdale. $3.50 or something like that.
  10. neas

    neas Aficionado (170) Pennsylvania Oct 18, 2011

    Saw 4 packs at beer heaven tonight. In the cooler.
  11. There are a bazillion sinsillion better beers with coffee and chocolate infusion. I found this one to be underwhelming at best.
  12. cosmicevan

    cosmicevan Champion (920) New York Dec 13, 2009 Verified


    i dug it but didn't find it to be mind blowing. there has been a lot of chatter about it, so i was pretty excited. it is good, especially if you dig coffee beers with that gourmet coffee flavor. i wasn't disappointed because it was good and i understand the chatter since it is very different for sixpoint. definitely worth a taste if you dig coffee/chocolate beers
  13. vande

    vande Advocate (555) Illinois Jan 26, 2007

    Just got it in out here...something like $12/4pk... Looks interesting...
  14. Drafts just hit Philly. Was on at Perch and Time as of last night. In my opinion, this could be Sixpoint's best beer. Big coffee flavor; no sign of the 10%. I really enjoyed it.
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  15. Saw cans of it at The Bottle Shoppe in Ardmore yesterday.
  16. ThirstyFace

    ThirstyFace Initiate (0) New York Jan 11, 2013

    Don't ever let anyone tell you that you are repetitive.
  17. Sixpoint= Suxpoint
  18. dcolatriano

    dcolatriano Savant (330) Pennsylvania Nov 19, 2003 Subscriber

    Had some at WF Devon. It's a great beer !
  19. bkov33

    bkov33 Savant (265) New Jersey Dec 5, 2007

    not a fan, took me awhile to finish off the can. Wish i could of only bought one can instead of the 4pack
  20. dborginis

    dborginis Savant (335) Pennsylvania Jul 9, 2008 Verified

    Was $14 for a 4 pack at Whole foods, so a little higher than Resin (usually $10).
  21. Picked up a few cans of this, and my reaction after the first one was that it's decent but not great. It's got a potent raw coffee bean flavor to it, and I didn't pick up much in the way of chocolate. The 10% is well hidden though.
  22. Steeeve

    Steeeve Savant (265) Pennsylvania Nov 16, 2010

    I was going to buy this at Whole Foods PM. The price wasn't marked but I assumed it was around the same as Resin which I believe is only $7.99. They rang it up at $14.99. I was astonished. Why on earth would anyone pay such an exorbitant price? Nevermind that inaccurate and/or nonexistent price tags are my biggest beef with Whole Foods.
  23. dborginis

    dborginis Savant (335) Pennsylvania Jul 9, 2008 Verified

    It's a coffee imperial stout aged on oak. Seems about right to me. WF Devon was $1 cheaper.
  24. ShanePB

    ShanePB Poobah (1,000) Pennsylvania Sep 6, 2010 Verified

    I paid $13.99/4-pack at WF Devon. $3.50 a can really isn't bad....

    For a 10% ABV, coffee/chocolate beer aged on oak, the price isn't too crazy, IMO.
  25. beano37

    beano37 Initiate (20) New York Feb 11, 2013

    Best Market In Huntington Station NY(long Island) has 4 paks for $10.99 Will try some this weekend I think