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Do any shops in the cities still have Lift Bridge Commander?

Discussion in 'Midwest' started by DrHopenstein612, Feb 24, 2012.

  1. DrHopenstein612

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    I never got my hands on a bottle when I had the opportunity. I was also jobless and not spending money on beer for a while. Now that I'm back to being employed, I'm looking to stock back up again.
     
  2. tewaris

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    You are allowed to ask for two beers in the same thread :)

    I am sure I saw Commander somewhere not too long ago (I think it was Zipp's)
     
  3. DrHopenstein612

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    Haha thanks. I didn't think I could fit them in the subject line. I suppose I could've just wrote em both in the description
     
  4. wisconsinbeer1

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    If you get to Hudson at all, Casanovas has some.
     
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    No worries. You're also aloud to ask about 2 beers in 2 threads.

    I've also been looking for some Commander, drop me a beer mail if you find a stash.
     
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    Zipp's is fresh out of Commander. Also, Casanova's is overcharging for it like its their job (which it might be...).

    I know that RC Liquors has some left though. They're off 42nd and Botineau (sp?) in Robbinsdale / Brooklyn Center. Less than ten minutes from MPLS.

    EDIT: There she blows - http://www.ci.robbinsdale.mn.us/rcliquor.shtml
     
  7. wisconsinbeer1

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    I think you mean the distributor that Casanovas is getting it from might be overcharging.
     
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    Regardless... it's expensive at Casanovas. I don't know who set the price but it's a silly one.
     
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    How costly is it at Nova's?
     
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    Haven't seen it for myself, was just told not to go and that it was $25+
     
  11. sacrelicio

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    Try Pairings in Minnetonka. I saw a bunch there a little while back.

    I was not all that impressed with the Commander. Tasted like a pumpkin ale. Barrel character was weak.
     
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    Not sure about the nova, but at Chicones it was 25.99, as I had posted on the old forum. Cellars Woodbury still has a row of them at 16.99. I had a sample on tap, its good, but i didnt think it was 17 dollar a bottle good. Especially not when Central Waters was 11 bucks a four pack.
     
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    i saw some at lake wine and spirits and also France 44
     
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    Same price at Casanovas.
     
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    Pairings in Minnetonka had probably a case left when I stopped for lunch Tuesday. $18.99 a bottle but 10% off if you have their discount card thingy.
     
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    Don't quote me, but I think I've seen some fairly recently at Apple Valley #3?
     
  17. Ungertaker

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    I am pretty sure I saw some at Liquor Barrel in Centerville this morning.
     
  18. StPaulSuds

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    Heritage still has some
     
  19. brewseum

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    Pricewise,you'll be hard pressed to compete with the 15.99 (?) at a place on Rice St. near Mama's pizza.
     
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    Haskell's in Chanhassen has at least a case left.
     
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    You better get a pizza while you are there. So damn good. Mamas for the win!
     
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    Can confirm that it is indeed the distributor that is doing the price gouging...
     
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    On the rocks in Hugo had it today.
     
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    I saw a couple of bottles at Cellars in Woodbury an hour ago.
     
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    Big Discount Liquors
     
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    Yep, and I happened to notice they still had some there this evening when I stopped in. Tons of other goodies in there as well. I cant stress how great this store is and Mike is a great guy to * with too. Highly recommend stopping here.
     
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    Mike has a hidden gem. I am torn when I post about his store; I like the fact that I have prolonged access to many harder to find beers (and don't want the trollers to usurp that benefit) yet I want to make sure he gets the business traffic that is deserved. Ultimately, I know the best thing to do is promote the place; very few stores in the metro have the service that Mike, Lisa, and their staff provide!
     
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