Genny Bock will be available in stubby bottles this year

Discussion in 'Mid-Atlantic' started by lionking, Jan 5, 2013.

  1. lionking

    lionking Nov 25, 2006 Pennsylvania

  2. kecarl7

    kecarl7 Feb 6, 2010 California

    Any sightings in SEPA?
  3. makisupapolice14

    makisupapolice14 Jun 5, 2005 New York

    Can't find it in cny yet. Shipments went out 1.16 so hopefully any day now here in cuse. Planning on going to the brewhouse next weekend to try from the source
  4. ThoreauLikeAGirl

    ThoreauLikeAGirl Mar 11, 2011 Pennsylvania

    i want that glass...
    foureyedgeek likes this.
  5. foureyedgeek

    foureyedgeek Apr 19, 2006 Pennsylvania

  6. WassailWilly

    WassailWilly Sep 8, 2007 New York

    Should have an in for the Bock glass.... Let me know who wants one will work out a deal !!
    Make one bulk purchase and local p/u bottle share perhaps ?
    Pa guys come up here all the time for fly fishing ... Rooms are available !!
  7. ThoreauLikeAGirl

    ThoreauLikeAGirl Mar 11, 2011 Pennsylvania

    Vacation for pint glass? I wish I had that kind of money and work vacation days. Sigh.
  8. lionking

    lionking Nov 25, 2006 Pennsylvania

    When genny bock came out a few years ago I picked it up in MD (State line)but they havent had it since. I was looking for the Genny heritage back in SEPA (chester county) and was told the master distributor doesnt get it or Genny doesnt send it. Recently I have seen the Genny 12 Horse in stubbies but was told the regular Genny and GCA arent available in stubbies in Chester Cty.I was able to find some in lancaster county but do to the orig heritage pack not selling well they didnt get the summer heritage pack. Was also told Lancaster will have Genny Bock shortly but not the Bock stubbies. Any way, I have found that the Genny /GCA stubbies are sold in York county. So i suppose if i want the Bock stubbies i will have to make a trip.
  9. kecarl7

    kecarl7 Feb 6, 2010 California

    Nugget Nectar was great, but it's time for Genny Bock!

    Any sightings in SEPA?
  10. chcfan

    chcfan Oct 29, 2008 California

    I think it's gotta be in 'Origlio Purgatory' because it's definitely been released. FREE THE GENNY, you guys
  11. chcfan

    chcfan Oct 29, 2008 California

    victory4me and GennyCreamAle like this.
  12. Flashy

    Flashy Oct 22, 2003 Vermont

    I remember the days when the brewerys coming out with Bock Beer was the only beer highlight of the year, that and Ballentine IPA. We've come a long way baby.
  13. JackHorzempa

    JackHorzempa Dec 15, 2005 Pennsylvania

    Yeah, now we have special releases of beers such as Stones Enjoy by 2-15-13 which sells out in a period of hours. What a joyous new beer scene!?!;)

  14. pitweasel

    pitweasel Jun 11, 2007 New York

    I'd love to find this in SEPA as well. I called the distro closest to me, and he just kept repeating "Genesee? No. We've got the Yuengling Bock. But...Genesee?"

    If someone happens to find this, preferably in Lancaster County, please let me know!
  15. jiboo22

    jiboo22 May 24, 2005 New Jersey

    Anyone see Benny bock in nj yet?
  16. chcfan

    chcfan Oct 29, 2008 California

    According to their FB page, they had a release party on the 24th, but I have also heard it shipped on the 16th. I could have ridden my freaking bike back and forth to a few times in that period. I actually think of it more as a spring beer (March being a more traditional month for it since that's when most Bock Fests are) but I'm concerned that we somehow are getting the shaft on this one.
  17. kecarl7

    kecarl7 Feb 6, 2010 California

    Is this the week?
  18. PapiMagnum

    PapiMagnum Feb 10, 2013 New York

    It's been all over Rochester for a few weeks now. I gotta assume you guys aren't near if you can't find it.
  19. JackHorzempa

    JackHorzempa Dec 15, 2005 Pennsylvania

    So, we know that Genny Bock is available in the Rochester, NY area. Is it only available in the Rochester area? I will be at Lake Placid next week. Does Geneses distribute to Lake Placid?

  20. Rigmarole

    Rigmarole Feb 16, 2013

    Hello and greetings from South Philadelphia! A quick google search lead me here and, as an upstate NY native, I'm thrilled to find so many of genny bock enthusiasts in SEPA. Two years ago Global in NoLibs got a pallet in but last year no such luck. If anyone in the region finds any PLEASE report. Spring time just doesn't feel right without a mountain of these.
  21. kuhndog

    kuhndog Sep 6, 2011 New York

    Are the stubby bottles out yet? We've got lots of cans here in CNY, but I haven't seen any bottles yet.
  22. makisupapolice14

    makisupapolice14 Jun 5, 2005 New York

    They are in Rochester obviously. At the brewery and beers of the world. Haven't seen any in cuse yet though. Seems as though the wegmans in cuse got smaller shipments this year as well.

    Has only seen bock in cans or on tap at any bars in cuse? Last year the only places I saw it were nibsys and bull and bear. It's all over on tap I rochester ($2 imperial pints at sticky lips!)
  23. lionking

    lionking Nov 25, 2006 Pennsylvania

    Kirchner in Lancaster is the master distributor. they said they have bock in the cans
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