Any Bigfoot sightings in CO YET

Discussion in 'Mountain' started by heyduke, Jan 20, 2013.

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  1. heyduke

    heyduke Initiate (162) Jan 14, 2011 Colorado
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    Us anybody seen Bigfoot around yet?
     
  2. DenverBeerDrinker

    DenverBeerDrinker Aspirant (258) Apr 5, 2012 Colorado
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    Haven't seen it anywhere and my beer guy hasn't said anything either.
     
  3. denver10

    denver10 Poo-Bah (2,049) Nov 17, 2010 New Mexico

    287 Liquors in Fort Collins I believe.
     
  4. pokesbeerdude

    pokesbeerdude Initiate (0) Oct 2, 2007 Colorado

    It is all over Northern Colorado. Picked up a 4 pack at Wilburs on New Years Eve.
     
  5. coreymcafee

    coreymcafee Initiate (125) May 30, 2006 Colorado
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    It seems like Sierra Nevada stuff always lands very late in the Metro area.
     
  6. Mebuzzard

    Mebuzzard Poo-Bah (3,445) May 19, 2005 Colorado

    This is the first year it's through Coors, so we'll see how they handle it
     
  7. SFACRKnight

    SFACRKnight Savant (984) Jan 20, 2012 Colorado
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    I swear I saw a yeti in my basement... yuk yuk yuk.
     
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  8. CK21

    CK21 Initiate (167) Feb 6, 2011 Colorado

    I'll be more interested in the BA Bigfoot distribution and how that is handled.
     
  9. scray24

    scray24 Aspirant (227) Mar 12, 2008 Colorado
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    Cork n Bottle in Monument had some - 9$/4pk. No BA sightings though.
     
  10. quirkzoo

    quirkzoo Initiate (0) Jul 7, 2011 Colorado

    Plenty down in the springs. Opened 2012 and 2013 last night. I was reminded that it is a truly stellar beer.
     
  11. amosher13

    amosher13 Initiate (0) Apr 2, 2011 New Hampshire

    coaltrain in colorado springs had some recently, i can check today to make sure they still do
     
  12. ucsbmullet

    ucsbmullet Crusader (742) Oct 5, 2011 Colorado
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    The BA version is out in CO.
     
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  13. heyduke

    heyduke Initiate (162) Jan 14, 2011 Colorado
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    WHERE?
     
  14. ssteigerwald

    ssteigerwald Aspirant (251) Mar 4, 2010 Colorado
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    Not in Denver.
     
  15. ucsbmullet

    ucsbmullet Crusader (742) Oct 5, 2011 Colorado
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    C Springs got it. Coaltrain.
     
  16. imperialbeerdude

    imperialbeerdude Initiate (0) Feb 5, 2012 Colorado

    for how much
     
  17. ucsbmullet

    ucsbmullet Crusader (742) Oct 5, 2011 Colorado
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    It was 16 bucks with tax. Cheaper than I thought it would be.
     
  18. arminjewell

    arminjewell Initiate (156) Feb 12, 2009 Michigan
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    Don't want to miss the regular and especially not the BA version, any word on Denver landings, especially south Denver any time soon?
     
  19. Mebuzzard

    Mebuzzard Poo-Bah (3,445) May 19, 2005 Colorado

    I've been on the Coors guy for weeks now. Nothing yet
     
  20. joshclauss

    joshclauss Aspirant (243) Oct 31, 2010 Colorado
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    Maybe if you get off of him, he can get back to deliveries.
     
  21. Mebuzzard

    Mebuzzard Poo-Bah (3,445) May 19, 2005 Colorado

    My kind of humor...
     
  22. Moose90

    Moose90 Meyvn (1,441) Nov 25, 2012 Washington
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    Still have yet to see it in Northern CO, if High Country is doing the distributing then it all makes sense, but still disappointing. High Country Beverage is terrible in regards to their sales reps and distribution. They have access to such great stuff but are so terrible at getting it on the shelves.
     
  23. scray24

    scray24 Aspirant (227) Mar 12, 2008 Colorado
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    Per Coaltrain, they sold out in very little time and only had one of the four cases that made it to the springs.
     
  24. ArrogantB

    ArrogantB Poo-Bah (3,074) Jun 9, 2006 Colorado
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    Anyone see the BA Bigfoot in the metro area yet? I heard only 20 cases and each store gets one case. :(
     
  25. poonamibaxter

    poonamibaxter Aspirant (259) Jun 26, 2007 Colorado
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    I heard 1 case and it is going to argonaut. Hope my source is wrong
     
  26. coreymcafee

    coreymcafee Initiate (125) May 30, 2006 Colorado
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    Haven't seen anything, but I heard those same numbers.
    I hear it's higher than that. I really hope it's true.
     
  27. sprucetip

    sprucetip Initiate (0) Nov 13, 2007 Alaska

    it is in the Dallas area, for what that is worth. Last year it hit the East Coast months before we got it in Alaska, which is actually closer and has a solid SN distribution infrastructure. I think they roll it out in waves, not all at once. But just going on my anecdotal observations.
     
  28. arminjewell

    arminjewell Initiate (156) Feb 12, 2009 Michigan
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    This is what I heard as well, from sources in the distribution industry.
     
  29. imperialbeerdude

    imperialbeerdude Initiate (0) Feb 5, 2012 Colorado

    Yup my local store sold out in a few hours, only six bottles total.
     
  30. arminjewell

    arminjewell Initiate (156) Feb 12, 2009 Michigan
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    Any word on which liquor stores are getting BA Bigfoot in the Denver area? Don't really want to call all over...
     
  31. Prospero

    Prospero Savant (934) Jul 27, 2010 Colorado
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    Apparently almost no one. Only one store has divulged they got a single case. Not sure where the other 19 cases disappeared to. Even the stores that seem to get the smaller distribution beers said they did not get any and didn't plan on getting any.
     
  32. arminjewell

    arminjewell Initiate (156) Feb 12, 2009 Michigan
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    I've heard the same. Mile High isn't getting any because they aren't a "top 20" Sierra Nevada account, that's how I've heard its been distributed. Not sure how to figure out which are top 20 however...
     
  33. joshclauss

    joshclauss Aspirant (243) Oct 31, 2010 Colorado
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    I was talking to Mike about it in another conversation, and Sierra I bet has a very unexpected Top 20 accounts considering its unique role in the scene. It actually will be kinda fun finding out who sells the most SNPA.
     
  34. Prospero

    Prospero Savant (934) Jul 27, 2010 Colorado
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    I'm putting $5 on DaveCo.
     
  35. ablackshear

    ablackshear Initiate (128) Sep 17, 2010 Colorado
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    Come and gone from Argonaut as of 3:30pm
     
  36. gklover1

    gklover1 Initiate (101) Oct 18, 2009 Colorado
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    Just discovered Bubbles in Castle Rock should have it tomorrow.
     
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  37. tacosandbeer

    tacosandbeer Aspirant (251) Sep 24, 2010 Nebraska
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  38. Prospero

    Prospero Savant (934) Jul 27, 2010 Colorado
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    I called at 1:30pm and was told they didn't have it yet. Did you call about it? Were you there? Did you get a bottle? I don't really understand how I could have stalked Argo any more without camping out, lol.
     
  39. ablackshear

    ablackshear Initiate (128) Sep 17, 2010 Colorado
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    I went there at 3:30 yesterday after someone else told me he was going to get one. No spot on the shelf, beer guy said it had come and gone and they'd only gotten a case, I didn't get one. I think they may have taken names so that all of the bottles were spoken for in advance and never hit the shelf.
     
  40. Moose90

    Moose90 Meyvn (1,441) Nov 25, 2012 Washington
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    The non BA version is at a couple stores in Loveland
     
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