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Underpriced buys

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by maximumu13, Nov 19, 2012.

  1. Lare453

    Lare453 Champion (975) Florida Feb 1, 2012 Beer Trader

    Old ruffian, 2010! $5.00! Got the whole lot
  2. ghostly

    ghostly Aficionado (175) New York Mar 7, 2011

    Sierra Nevada/Russian River Brux for $6.99. Might've been a mistake, but this place has screwed me once or twice so I just went with it. Got one bottle, left the other three.
  3. Old Viscosity $5.69 a bomber. For a barrel aged stout, that's downright a steal.
  4. I'd be willing to bet that they're pricing it to move. It didn't sell well at all. Although i'd be willing to bet that in a year or so, it'll be a lot better than it was right from the get go.
  5. RochefortChris

    RochefortChris Champion (860) North Carolina Oct 2, 2012 Beer Trader

    I got a 750ml bottle of Chimay tripel for $3.50 the distributor for where I work was trying to get rid of.
  6. fehrminator

    fehrminator Advocate (570) North Carolina Jan 26, 2008 Beer Trader

    Has anyone mentioned the first rule of underpriced beer?
    modern likes this.
  7. RayUF07

    RayUF07 Advocate (635) Florida Sep 22, 2012

    4 pack Ruination for $6.99
  8. rdoggg

    rdoggg Savant (340) Pennsylvania Sep 15, 2012

    Brew Point's Wipeout IPA bomber for $3.99 or Southern Tier 2x IPA for $36/case.
  9. rdoggg

    rdoggg Savant (340) Pennsylvania Sep 15, 2012

    That's the best I've seen!
  10. RayUF07

    RayUF07 Advocate (635) Florida Sep 22, 2012

    Me too!

    I would have bought more, but they only had 2 packs left. I told my brother, this has to be a misprint because it's normally around $9.99+ here.
  11. YogiBeer

    YogiBeer Savant (485) Illinois May 10, 2012

    Zombie dust, 35/case. No better beer deal on earth.
    Skye1024, surlytwinsfan and Shmuffalo like this.
  12. JSaint

    JSaint Aficionado (130) Wisconsin Aug 26, 2010

    Awhile back I grabbed a case of Sculpin for half off and it just came off the truck it was crazy.
  13. Shmuffalo

    Shmuffalo Savant (420) Pennsylvania Feb 26, 2012 Beer Trader

    I found BCBS in a ten dollar mix-a-six at Wegman's in Buffalo. I don't know why it was available in a mix-a-six, but I didn't ask any questions. I bought the bottles, and I am now happily enjoying a $1.60 BCBS. Cheers.
  14. Anything by Jacks Abbey. These guys are killing it and keeping the prices way down.
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  15. Holmes698

    Holmes698 Savant (455) Pennsylvania Mar 7, 2009 Beer Trader

    Victory Red Thunder 750ml cork & cage $7.99 at Save-On in Mentor, OH. This beer is amazing!
    RutgersBeerGuy likes this.
  16. Founders Variety Pack (Red's Rye PA, Porter, Centennial IPA, and Dirty Bastard) for $25 a case...My dad bought 3.
  17. powpig2002

    powpig2002 Savant (400) Florida Jan 26, 2012

    duvel gift pack w/glass 13.99. other places charging 16.99 for a 4 pack. guess what people are getting for christmas?
  18. Just bought Ommegang gift packs for $21. Three 750's ad a glass. A few as gifts a few to drink.

    I bought yesterday a Firestone Walker XVI for $10.99. I did pass the info on to a BA local to the area I saw it. I did not realize it was a $20 beer till well after I was gone and saw it at another store for $21. Oh well. Cant go back now.

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    RBCORCORAN Savant (450) Massachusetts May 18, 2009 Beer Trader

    My bargain of the year was back in May. Went to Mayflower's open house and they had about 20 cases of their Winter stout stacked in the tasting room with a sign that read 10.00 a case (closeout) I grabbed two cases , took one home and the other went to Quincy.She still has about 1/2 case left.
  20. I saw Bolt Cutter for $34.00 yesterday. PLEASE tell me that is way overpriced.
  21. Lare453

    Lare453 Champion (975) Florida Feb 1, 2012 Beer Trader

    2.99 bombers of bear republic! Whole foods.
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  22. Brunite

    Brunite Savant (430) Illinois Sep 21, 2009

    Funny thing how tastes go. I could pick this stuff up all day long (almost) in my area, but find it middle of the road. I have some in the fridge now, but prefer my Maximus, Green Flash, or Celebration for a current hop-fix. I prefer my Robert The Bruce for my FFF fix. Yet...others would fight grizzlies to get a sixer. Now if I could just find some more Narwhal !

    Freedom to choose is a wonderful thing.
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  23. Seanniek91

    Seanniek91 Advocate (540) Rhode Island Jul 1, 2012 Beer Trader

    Bolt Cutter is around $22 normally I beleive.
  24. Jfriz25

    Jfriz25 Savant (350) Wisconsin Jun 8, 2012 Beer Trader

    Just found a lone bottle on Frangelic Mountian Brown for $7.00 at a grocery store around me.
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  25. dfhhead25

    dfhhead25 Advocate (610) Pennsylvania Jul 18, 2011 Beer Trader

    4-pack of Backwoods Bastard for $15. Have seen it for as much as $28 in other local bottle shops.
  26. Derranged

    Derranged Advocate (555) New York Mar 7, 2010

    Best deal I ever got was $6.99 per bomber of Sierra Nevada Anniversary Jack & Ken's Ale back in December of 2010. I bought 6 bottles and have 3 left. I have a feeling that the store made a mistake because that particular store is normally overpriced.
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  27. vthippie

    vthippie Aficionado (210) Vermont Dec 18, 2012

    Just grabbed the Old Rasputin XV for $7.99, dude had no idea what he had and was too busy so he just made up a price on the spot to get me out the door, but he told me I could only buy one, only complaint I have ever heard about this beer is that it's overpriced so it will be fun to enjoy without thinking about the $1.20/oz price tag.
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  28. I bought mine for $13. Guess I got a good deal.
  29. Holmes698

    Holmes698 Savant (455) Pennsylvania Mar 7, 2009 Beer Trader

    Yep. $25 where I live.
  30. I am hoping so cuz it wasnt cheap and I just bought one to cellar for awhile
  31. My wife picked me up Boltcutter in NYC of all places at 23 bucks a bottle !!
  32. OK, the consensus is that $34 is WAY too much for a single bottle. Glad I passed.
  33. 2beerdogs

    2beerdogs Poobah (1,090) California Jan 31, 2005 Subscriber Beer Trader

    :eek: Holy Shizzzz!!! That beer is usually around $16 to $20. So that wasn't even the typical clerk/monkey mistake of leaving the ten digit off, cuz I've never seen it for $12.99
  34. zach60614

    zach60614 Savant (410) Illinois May 1, 2012 Beer Trader

    This week I found 2011 La Folie at Whole Foods for $9.99.
    In Chicago, that price is pretty ludicrous. I cleaned them out.
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  35. That is insane.
    I can't find it anywhere in CO, and when I could it was 20+.
  36. Stopped in for dinner at local BBQ joint that also does package sales on Christmas Eve. Checked out the package store after dinner and found some Abyss, so I picked up a couple more bottles. When I got to the register they wouldn't ring up and neither cashier knew how much they were selling for so they just gave em to me for $3.99 each. Wanted to buy out the rest of the case but didn't wanna push my luck.
  37. TheBeerAlmanac

    TheBeerAlmanac Poobah (1,030) Kentucky Mar 3, 2011 Beer Trader

    Wasn't me, but a friend in Florida bragged about finding Cuvee van de Keizer blue for $3.50 each at a thrift grocery store that had em on clearance. Needless to say, she bought every single one, which was like 8 or 9. I received exactly 0 from that transaction.
  38. LeRose

    LeRose Advocate (725) Massachusetts Nov 24, 2011 Subscriber

    This^ at a local wine store with a small but potent craft beer section.
  39. modern

    modern Aficionado (230) Ohio May 31, 2012

    Is it the same as the second rule of underpriced beer?
  40. mychalg9

    mychalg9 Champion (770) Illinois Apr 8, 2010 Beer Trader

    Grabbed 3 Lost Abbey Judgment Days last week for $6.99 each. Not the greatest deal but usually they are $10+ around here.