Founders Frangelic Mtn Brown

Discussion in 'Great Lakes' started by jegross2, Jun 27, 2012.

  1. JohnnyHopps

    JohnnyHopps Jun 15, 2010 Indiana
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    Also got mine at Woodman's for the same price. My eyes nearly fell out of my head when I saw how many there were and the price. Wish it was so easy for the other members of the Backstage Pass Series.
  2. JohnnyHopps

    JohnnyHopps Jun 15, 2010 Indiana
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    Got mine at the Woodman's in Green bay on Tuesday.
  3. BeRanger

    BeRanger Dec 11, 2011 Michigan
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    That would be them.. The two younger guys are nice there, I think the other guy perhaps the father sets the prices and when talking about CBS back in the day, he was just bummed he didnt get any to price gouge which I found obnoxious.

    I guess Karma for their prices is the bonehead decision to order seven cases of Short's Nicie Spicey. That will sit on the shelves for a year based on their traffic and price.
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  4. Mattmc1973

    Mattmc1973 Jun 4, 2008 Michigan
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    Stopped by Founders today on way home from Holland, tons of Frangelic Mtn Brown in the cooler there still. Probably helps that they are limiting to 2, so no one cleans them out.
  5. Czar_chasm

    Czar_chasm Jun 20, 2012 Michigan
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    After I picked up a bottle from holiday I stopped through to see if I could get a bottle. He told me it was going to be 30 or 35. I told him there's no way. He got on the phone and then said he couldn't do anything lower than 20. I offered 15 and he still said 20 was the lowest so I ended up walking too. I won't be giving them anymore business. There are plenty of smaller liquor stores in the area that run through the same distributors that will charge reasonable markup (still more than holiday but just a couple dollars more)
  6. Steimie

    Steimie Jan 7, 2012 Michigan

    Go check out the place on 10 1/2 mile and John R. referenced above. They had at least 15 bottles on the shelf yet today. Nice guy, too.
  7. Czar_chasm

    Czar_chasm Jun 20, 2012 Michigan
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    Thanks for the shipper today. Enjoy the wheat wine.

    I agree, the guys that run Amoris are nice guys for sure. They made sure that they followed through on getting some FMB after I let them know about it, called me when it came in, and didn't put it on shelves until I had a crack at all that I wanted to get. Even though the markup was more than my regular stops it really blew me away how nice they were throughout the process. If other places are out I'll definitely be hitting them up in the future!
  8. BeRanger

    BeRanger Dec 11, 2011 Michigan
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    What's the price over there?
  9. Czar_chasm

    Czar_chasm Jun 20, 2012 Michigan
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    $15 / bottle
  10. Czar_chasm

    Czar_chasm Jun 20, 2012 Michigan
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    you can call them first too to make sure it's there / they'll probably pull a couple bottles for ya if you want- ask for joe
  11. Rihup

    Rihup Oct 7, 2011 Illinois
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    Woodmans in Carpentersville had 5 left with no limit at $15.99. They also had some devil dancer and 120 minute ipa.
  12. markrmoser

    markrmoser Jun 27, 2010 Illinois

    any left in NW burbs?
  13. szmnnl99

    szmnnl99 Apr 3, 2006 Michigan
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    Hartland MI:
    23 Place on Old 23 (South of M-59/North of Brighton) has at least one for $14. They also got a case of Ruination 10th Anniv ($8), I bought 2 so there were 10 left when I left.
  14. Bogforce

    Bogforce Sep 2, 2010 Ohio

    Anyone in central Ohio looking for one still? Grabbed one for 12.99 today
  15. Got a couple bottles of this. I'm glad all the hype of these backstage founders beers have finally started to die down. I got a growler of this at kbs day this year and it wasn't anything special.
  16. Cbusssted

    Cbusssted Jul 3, 2012 Ohio

    I really loved this beer will they bottle it again next summer?!
  17. ThirstT

    ThirstT May 5, 2012 Illinois
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    Any chance you'd be willing to share your recipe?
  18. Dontcounttoday

    Dontcounttoday Apr 23, 2010 Illinois
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    I stopped following this awhile ago, so not sure if it is sold out mostly in the city or not, but if you are looking for a bottle, I know a shop on the north side with several still in stock. Not sure if theres a limit. I believe the price was a little high, somewhere between $16-18 but I forget now. BM me
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