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Xmas Sets

Discussion in 'Midwest' started by garymuchow, Dec 13, 2012.

  1. garymuchow

    garymuchow Poobah (1,015) Minnesota Aug 31, 2001 Subscriber Beer Trader

    What good Christmas sets have you seen around the TC metro? I've come across two that seem to be good and probably good value. Of course both include a glass.
    First a St. Bernadus with 4x 11.2 oz bottles (tripel, abt 12, pater 6 and I think pater 8)- about $20
    Also a Schnieider set with 4x 16 oz bottles (approx size and I don't remember the exact type, but each was different) and 1x 12 oz of aventinus - about $33 I think.
    Sometimes these sets can be a pretty good deal.
  2. the Hebrew set looks pretty rad ;)
  3. Sender

    Sender Initiate (0) Minnesota Sep 19, 2010

    He wasn't asking about Hanukkah Sets...
    Maybe the OP should have been a little more ambiguous, and said "Holiday Sets."

    I hear Westy Bricks are a hotter than Tickle Me Elmo
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  4. just trying to be multicultural.
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  5. Ish1

    Ish1 Savant (435) Minnesota Feb 25, 2010 Beer Trader

    Duvel with the Tulip glass is always a win.
  6. henderan

    henderan Aficionado (170) Minnesota Nov 21, 2007

    The Boulevard 4 pack with a sweet tulip is tempting. I think 17 bucks.
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  7. hoeg0015

    hoeg0015 Savant (350) Minnesota Jul 15, 2008

    And if it can wait, many of these are clearanced after the holidays. I think I got the Boulevard set for $12 in January.
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  8. jera1350

    jera1350 Champion (925) Minnesota Dec 15, 2007

    Unibroue has a Maudite 750 with a glass and a La Fin Du Monde 750 with a glass.

    Saw both of them at Blue Max for $9.99. The glasses looked quite nice and it is only about $2 for them when you consider normal bottle pricing.
  9. Yulles

    Yulles Savant (325) Minnesota Apr 12, 2009

    Why do you have to hate on Chanukah?
  10. Ungertaker

    Ungertaker Advocate (560) Minnesota Apr 30, 2010 Beer Trader

    He wasn't hating on Chanukah; he was making fun of Ryan. ;)
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  11. Nobody likes me haha
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  12. hoeg0015

    hoeg0015 Savant (350) Minnesota Jul 15, 2008

    Scratch that, saw them TODAY for $11.99 at thomas, plus, long strange tripel is in there, which we don't see that often. The glass is one of my favorites.
  13. jmueller216

    jmueller216 Savant (265) Kansas Jun 23, 2011 Beer Trader

    $11.99 is a pretty good deal for the Boulevard/Smokestack set. A 4 pack (of just one type) goes for about $9.99 around here (Kansas City area), and you can grab a glass for about $2.99. It was pointed out to me in a locasl store that it would be cheaper, in that particular case, to grab a 4 pack and a glass, rather than the set. I didn't end up with the variety, but I can get all of the types in the set easily around here, so that was no big deal. Love their glasses.