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Beer Trading

Whalez, Bro.

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Hunt those whalez in style. Captain Ahab would be proud to see you in this tee, bro.

Beer trading has been a part of BeerAdvocate since the late 90s, and has since grown into one of the largest beer trading communitines online. Hundreds of trades are conducted on a daily basis by thousands of members around the world.

Why Trade Beers?


Here are just a few reasons why beer trading might be for you:
  • Try beers you'd normally have to travel for.
  • Spread the word about good brewers and beers.
  • Share beers and your experience with others.
  • Make new friends.
  • Finally get your hands on that rare, elusive beer (aka - whale).
How to Begin Trading


You must agree to our rules, which will allow you to:
  • View and participate in our Beer Trading Forums, post your ISO (in search of) : FT (for trade) offers, and ask questions.
  • Use our Beer Trading Feedback System, where you'll gain your reputation.
  • Help us maintain a friendly and helpful community, because beer trading is meant to be a fun and rewarding experience.
Do you agree to our Beer Trading Rules?


You'll need to first.