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best bomber prices?

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by chuckstout, Feb 18, 2013.

  1. chuckstout

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    If you consider Samuel Smiths products, which come in 1pt. 2.7 fl oz bottles, "bombers", I pay 3.50 for a bottle here in Ohio, which is a very great deal IMO. What are the best deals out there for bombers?
     
  2. AlaskanYoung

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    Ive paid as low as $2.50-3, as high as $35

    Highest paid for 12oz was $110
     
  3. Indybier

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    Whenever I hear best price and bomber I think: oxymoron.

    Hop Stoopid @ 5 is generally a *fair* price to me.
     
  4. DarkDragon999

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    Those Samuel Smith bombers youre are talking about are 5 bucks here and like you said they arent really bombers. Very hard to find a bomber of good beer around here for 5 bucks or less. You can always go with SNPA or SN Torpedo bombers I guess because they are like 3-4 bucks. Theres some other decent stuff in the 6-7 dollar range. Long Trail bombers are 3.49 but their 6 packs are pretty cheap so a bomber of that is pointless.
     
  5. Bluecane

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    Lagunitas' prices are quite reasonable.
     
  6. alucard6679

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    30 dollars for Eclipse is about as reasonable as it gets
     
  7. tectactoe

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    Hop Stoopid, Arrogant Bastard, Stone IRS, Stone Smoked Porter.... all good beers that are very reasonably priced.
     
  8. dirtylou

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    Fremont bombers @ $3.75. Good Life Descender @ $3.99.
     
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    Considering how great Duvel is and that it travels half way across the world and I pay around $10 for it; a deal in my book.
     
  10. dipalova

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    shipyard double old thumper--$8
    arrogant double bastard-$8
    lagunta's lucky 13--$5
    now this is not my fav. bomber list.. but my best bang for the $ list
     
  11. ShogoKawada

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    hop stupid i s$7 a bomber here. What a rip.
     
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    ballast point and lagunitas for sure, the harpoon 100 barrel series are good too. i usually find these for $5
     
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  13. JoeyBeerBelly

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    22oz for $1.50...

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  14. zrbeer1579

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    Bears Republic have $5 bombers. Racer 5 and Hop Rye Rod. Some others as well. Weihenstephaner's Hefeweissbier and Dunkel are $4 or less.
     
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    Depends where you live because I had a bomber of Bear Republic Red Rocket Ale and it was more than 5 bucks. 6.49 I think.
     
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    When I first got into craft beer I could get Hop Stupid for $ 4.99. Now due to what I assume is popularity or greedy store owners, I can't find it for less than $6.99-$7.99.
     
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    I'll take the bait; what was it?
     
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    SN Pale Ale for $3
     
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  19. pitweasel

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    I was wondering that, too. My money is on Brewdog.
     
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    Lagunitas and Stone both have good prices on their bombers, comparatively speaking.
     
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    Sammy Smith is good. obviously the TJs vintage ale is another good buy. to be honest i really don't like bombers & large format. not just because brewers & retailers f us on the pricing but just as much because 12oz. is enough of a "single" serving for me. around my pad some shh gets "aged" just on default for the simple fact i'm not busting open 22 oz of a barley wine that's been bourbon barrel rested without some sort of contingency plan in place. unless i have someone to share it with, it's gonna sit til i'm prepared to deal with it to its conclusion.
     
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    As per my 'walking into a liquor store with $6.80 post last night' ... I would say Hop Stoopid, Lagunitas IPA, Lagunitas Maximus and Firestone Union Jack - all were under $6. Throw Big Eye by Ballast point in there too (I think).
     
  23. Falcone

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    Lagunitas, Stone, Sierra Nevada and Samuel Smiths are all pretty reasonable. Living in Asheville I can also get Highland and French Broad bombers just about anywhere for ~4 bucks
     
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    another vote for lagunitas
    however
    even a good deal on a bomber is still a bad deal.
    a 4$ bomber of lagunitas still equals a 13$ six pack
     
  25. Blanco

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    $3.49-$4 for Victory Helios seems to be the best priced bomber I've seen.
     
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    Lagunitas Capp Stout, Arrogant Bastard, Blue Point Rastafa Rye, Port Old Viscosity

    Those are great values IMO.
     
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    Sink the bismarck and tactical nuclear penguin.
     
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    Picked up on saturday.
     
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    I've never seen a good bomber price relative to a single/sixer price. Best would have to be Lagunitas.
     
  30. jRocco2021

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    your avatar sucks :D
     
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    Stone has many of their brews like Arrogant, IPA, etc. for around $5 for 22 oz. bottles. Bear Republic is also around the $5 range with Racer 5, Hop Rod Rye, etc.. Epic's Spiral Jetty IPA is also around this price. Just look around. You'll find them gems.
     
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    Great divide espresso oaked yeti for $8.
     
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    Torpedo at 3.99 (everywhere) ftw
     
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    Alpine Nelson, $5.95 22oz.
     
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    Such a great beer at a great price. I always bring them to tastings as an extra throw in. Makes a good palate cleanser to break up the sweetness and roastiness of a big stout lineup. Non-Philly folks usually say "Wow, this is only $3.50? Where can I get some?"
     
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    wow, it's 12 where i live.
     
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    no love for $8.00 pretty things?
     
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    hellaaaa
     
  39. BasterdInABasket

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    Lagunitas ($4.49), SNPA ($2.99) already mentioned, also SN North & Southern Hemisphere (under $5) and Lakefront is pretty reasonable as well at $5. Their new My Turn: Chad was really good and 12.5% ABV! Will f you up!
     
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    Came here to say this. Good deal.
     
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