Founders All Day 30 Packs. Yes or No?

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  1. skitchen89

    skitchen89 Initiate (0) Apr 3, 2015 Pennsylvania

    The Philadelphia area Wegmans just started selling 15 packs in their supermarkets and I am going to pick on up for the show this weekend. I think it is moderately prices because a case of cans is 32.99 (where I worked). I have to ask. Would you buy a 30 pack of Founders All Day if they sold it. Should they?
     
  2. doomrain

    doomrain Initiate (0) Jan 12, 2015 Kentucky

    Yes I would buy a 30 pack. I would buy it All Day.
     
  3. lester619

    lester619 Initiate (0) Apr 17, 2009 Wisconsin

    Hey-O!
     
  4. TheKlevin

    TheKlevin Disciple (300) Aug 6, 2014 Michigan
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    I live in Grand Rapids, and 15 packs are regularly on sale for less than $15. The only problem is, they don't last, I would definitely buy a 30 pack if it was less than $30.
     
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  5. 19etz55

    19etz55 Disciple (304) Aug 12, 2007 New Jersey
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    Probably not. And yes.
     
  6. nc41

    nc41 Poo-Bah (2,633) Sep 25, 2008 North Carolina
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    An, no. Hate the style.
     
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  7. Tmyhre802

    Tmyhre802 Initiate (156) Apr 4, 2014 Vermont

    If i was going somewhere that necessitated a 30-pack then absolutely. I'll spend $10-15 more to not have to drink Bud light all day.
     
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  8. bgold86

    bgold86 Crusader (753) Apr 1, 2015 New York
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    That's waaaaay too much of a style that is low on my drinking list
     
  9. lester619

    lester619 Initiate (0) Apr 17, 2009 Wisconsin

    All Day has found a prominent home in my rotation lately. I would definitely buy a 30 pack if I saw one.
     
  10. LiquidCucumber

    LiquidCucumber Initiate (0) Dec 18, 2009 Ohio

    During summer? Most definitely!
     
  11. WCKDVBZ

    WCKDVBZ Meyvn (1,087) May 9, 2014 South Carolina

    No need for Session IPAs. Just grab some APAs for the same or cheaper price.
     
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  12. Yellolab2010

    Yellolab2010 Initiate (0) Jan 25, 2014 Pennsylvania

  13. surfcaster

    surfcaster Zealot (553) Apr 20, 2013 North Carolina
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    Not many APAs are less than a 15 pack of All Day--if you know one--please suggest. I am not a big All Day fan but have lots of dedicated craft hophead friends that are. ADIPA cheaper in NC than a 12 of SNPA which is about the best deal in that style I can think of. The difference is so little it matters not to me. 30 pack--someone will buy it.

    I like a hoppy ale with low ETOH from time to time, like a Pale Ale too. Session IPAs are just a name for IPA light. Room for both.
     
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  14. Lazhal

    Lazhal Devotee (466) Mar 13, 2011 Michigan
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    Founders has hit a home run with the 15 packs. Not sure if 30 packs could beat it.

    I've been to Meijer (Walmart of Michigan) twice in the last three weeks. The first time they were sold out of the 15 packs, the second time I got the last one, at a mere 8 days old.

    Man I wish I could invest in that company.
     
  15. mmmbeerNY

    mmmbeerNY Devotee (429) Mar 5, 2014 New York

    I can't really say I think I would ever need a 30pack unless I was buying for a group. I could see myself drinking a bunch of All Day's sometime maybe, but 15pack would be more then enough as I'm not going to just drink the same beer day after day when there are so many other good beers/styles I could have instead when I want some low ABV beer

    30packs of Miller or Bud work because much of their market will be drinking same thing all weekend and then again the weekend after that, and so on
     
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  16. PatrickCT

    PatrickCT Poo-Bah (2,033) Feb 18, 2015 Connecticut
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    I keep seeing too many 15 pks from August 2014. Maybe if I found a fresh one.
     
  17. lambpasty

    lambpasty Initiate (0) May 3, 2013 New Hampshire

    If I liked they style then yes; let me know when they release 30 packs of Centennial.
     
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  18. Yargamo

    Yargamo Initiate (0) Jun 9, 2015 New York

    No, it's not a great session IPA by my standards. I'll take Over Easy over it any day
     
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  19. Jaycase

    Jaycase Meyvn (1,383) Jan 13, 2007 Illinois
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    To drink with a group of folks on a hot summer day? Sure. To drink entirely by myself over x number of days? No. I like a little more variety over the course of drinking 30 beers (i.e., few six packs, couple four packs, an odd bomber or two).
     
  20. plaid75

    plaid75 Poo-Bah (4,423) Jan 13, 2005 New York
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    Not too many APAs the same price or cheaper than All Day.
     
  21. SaisonRichBiere

    SaisonRichBiere Initiate (0) Mar 23, 2011 Michigan

    I'd buy it for sure, most likely if I was having a party.
     
  22. Vonerichs

    Vonerichs Poo-Bah (1,824) Sep 1, 2008 Colorado
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    Hell yes. Sounds like a perfect camping/canoeing choice. 30 sessionable beers with flavor in a can. Pfffft. No brainer.
     
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  23. Treyliff

    Treyliff Poo-Bah (4,575) Aug 10, 2010 West Virginia
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    No. If I wanted 30, I'd just buy two 15-packs.
     
  24. Himself

    Himself Initiate (0) May 20, 2014 Massachusetts

    I'll just fill up jugs of free water and get some real beer. In my opinion session ales are craft brewers way of giving into the AAL mindset.
     
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  25. gcamparone

    gcamparone Poo-Bah (1,724) Dec 6, 2011 Rhode Island

    Yes I would because that's a sweet format for craft beer. especially a crushable good tasting one.
     
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  26. IPAandGreenChile

    IPAandGreenChile Initiate (0) Jun 25, 2014 Colorado

    I don't agree with that at all.
    Aren't most traditional German and English styles low in alcohol?
     
  27. A_Rad

    A_Rad Initiate (0) May 8, 2015 Wisconsin

    I would be actively hunting down the 30 pk if it existed! All Day!
     
  28. hopnado

    hopnado Initiate (0) Aug 13, 2014 Michigan

    I don't even buy the 6 packs. Hell, I don't even buy singles
     
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  29. jlsims04

    jlsims04 Initiate (0) Jul 14, 2013 Illinois

    No. I would not buy it buy the case. Only because I like Pinner more and wish that was in cases.
     
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  30. jlsims04

    jlsims04 Initiate (0) Jul 14, 2013 Illinois

    God forbid we have a good tasting beer to drink "all day" while boating, fishing, camping, ect.
     
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  31. SammyJaxxxx

    SammyJaxxxx Initiate (0) Feb 23, 2012 New Jersey

    No. Not because of the format but I just don't like All day IPA.
    Now a 30 pack of Breakfast Stout in cans, I'm on board
     
  32. Clevelandcraftguy

    Clevelandcraftguy Initiate (0) Dec 4, 2013 Ohio

    Hell yes! The wife and I regularly buy the 15 packs when going to an event or having friends over. We always run out. Dri
     
  33. jesskidden

    jesskidden Poo-Bah (2,115) Aug 10, 2005 New Jersey
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    :astonished: Of course Pinner - like every other bottled/canned beer - comes in cases.
    [​IMG]
     
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  34. njcraftguy

    njcraftguy Initiate (0) Apr 6, 2015 New Jersey

    Yes and Yes ... I always keep a variety in my fridge, 4 packs - 6 packs - a bomber or 2, Stouts - IPA's, ales etc. But All Day is a constant. Its my go to beer and always what I bring if I'm headed to a BBQ - party - whatever. So yes, I would def buy.
     
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  35. MostlyNorwegian

    MostlyNorwegian Initiate (0) Feb 5, 2013 Illinois

    Meh. I don't see any tits on a blanket, nor dogs behind a drum kit around them. Those poseur beers are also enabling breweries such as Founders to do the one thing whale hunters that populate this site love. Have a wider distribution footprint due to increasing their capacity because it increases the chances for these hunters, and party store stalkers to acquire their loss leader beers.
    Do tell. What exactly is a real beer? I wasn't aware good beer had a test to pass to prove its real-ness.
     
  36. stickboy1125

    stickboy1125 Initiate (0) Jan 28, 2012 Virginia
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    Unless a 30 pack is going to save me more than $1-2 then I see no point, just buy 2 x 15 pack. The 30 packs would probably sell slowly and would end up sitting on shelves.
     
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  37. 2beerdogs

    2beerdogs Poo-Bah (2,624) Jan 31, 2005 California
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    15pk's are fine...Sending them to California, priceless.
     
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  38. Shroud0fdoom

    Shroud0fdoom Initiate (0) Oct 31, 2013 Maryland

    We just got Bell's in Baltimore...so I figured Founders will be here within the next ten years.
     
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  39. Buschyfor3

    Buschyfor3 Initiate (0) Jan 4, 2009 Kentucky

    This guy knows what's up!
     
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  40. TheNightwatchman

    TheNightwatchman Initiate (0) Mar 28, 2009 Pennsylvania

    I bought a 15 pack a few weeks ago. I've bought cases before. I'd buy 30.
     
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