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Hopslam 24.99 A Six-Pack?

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by Eruspoena, Feb 8, 2013.

  1. Eruspoena

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    Is it illegal to sell hopslam for 24.99 a six pack? The store a block from my place in St. Louis Missouri is...
     
  2. Americanzero

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    They can sell it for whatever price they want. The brewery/distributors set the MSRP, but thats just what it is...suggested price.
     
  3. Giantspace

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    I passed at $22 a sixer here. I bought a case of flower power for the price of two sixers of hopslam.

    Enjoy
     
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    it is not ,, Caveat Emptor
     
  6. Lipsntoes

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    Not illegal, but me thinks it teeters on unethical.
     
  7. Roger85

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    Wow- thats fucked up.
     
  8. RTrain12

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    I had to pay that once! I got it for $16.99 this year.
     
  9. InVinoVeritas

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    WOW, I think I could ship from Milwaukee all in for about that. $15.99 here a sixer.
     
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    Does it come with a ZJ?
     
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    But the irony is lots of people wouldn't blink at paying ten dollars for a bomber
     
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    Where are you at in St. Louis. I live in the Affton area and would like to get a hold of this stuff(not that I want to pay that much). Also, (off topic) have you heard of BA Bigfoot anywhere? I've asked around at Friar Tuck to no avail on a date.
     
  13. InVinoVeritas

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    How so? I don't want to pay astronomic amounts either, but the consequence of not having a free market is far worst. No ethics involved. If people wouldn't pay it, business wouldn't charge it.
     
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    What's the name of the store? I'll be sure to avoid them.

    I bought my 2 six packs of Hopslam for $17.99 each at Friar Tuck in O'Fallon.
     
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    $22 a 6'er in south central VA...but that does include tax! Up about $4 from last year. Shrug.
     
  17. Eruspoena

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    It was at Starr's off of Big Bend & 40. I have saw a lot of the Bigfoot 2012 but I have not noticed the BA version.
     
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    Illegal? No. But I wouldn't pay that much for Hopslam. Here in Ohio it's usually around $17.99 a sixer.
     
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    That shit cray!
     
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  20. EnronCFO

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    And I thought $14 for a 6er of Nugget Nectar was bad!
     
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    17.99 at Lukas Liqours on Manchester road
     
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    It should be illegal to sell it at 17.99/sixer but whatever...
     
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    No but it should be illegal to pay $24.99 for a 6 pack of Hopslam.
     
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  24. DonDrooge

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    We don't get a chance to sell Hopslam around here but unfortunately.. As long as its above the price the store paid for it.. It is indeed legal.
     
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    Although it's not illegal, that is criminal!
     
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    we paid $20 in AZ at some places and (used to getting plunged in the bum as we are) still thought that was pretty high
    But $24? dammmmnnnn....
     
  27. DonDrooge

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    At my store.. I try to keep everything priced atleast even with our competition if not less
     
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    Paid $20 a piece for two. Could have gotten a case for $65, but didn't wanna buy it all up
     
  29. LiquidDegenerate

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    It would only be illegal if it were out of date.
     
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  30. Blanco

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    Yes, Title XIII, Chap. 127, Sec A specifically prohibits the sale of Hopslam at any price higher than $20 a 6-pack.
     
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    Between $19-21 bucks in southern Indiana. Hopslam has nearly reached its max price for me.
     
  32. Deadmau5656

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    My local bottle shop was selling singles for $7 and six packs for $42.
     
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    This seems pretty uncommon but I got six packs at $13.50 a piece.
     
  34. BeerMeInStl

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    That's just crazy!
     
  35. Deadmau5656

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    Yeah tell me about it. I still bought a single to see what all the hype was about.
     
  36. jasoncheb

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    $19.99/6 pack in virginia beach area. Anything more than that is rediculous for this beer.
     
  37. imbrue001

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    After finishing off a sixer of Hopslam this past week, I gotta say.. not worth more than $12.99.
     
  38. DStoked

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    In Ohio, $13 for NN, $18 for Hopslam.
     
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    Both of which are outrageous by the way, when you can get Sucks for $9.99
     
  40. imbrue001

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    hmmm, Hopslam or Rochefort
    decisions
     
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