Lagunitas Sucks is here! (NorCal)

Discussion in 'Pacific' started by FunkyMacGroovin, Dec 21, 2012.

  1. clubarsky91

    clubarsky91 Aug 5, 2012 California

    Where in the east bay did you see it?
  2. ipa247

    ipa247 Dec 23, 2008 California

    Picked some up at monument liquors in concord. Had to ask for it as it was not on the store floor.
  3. Madskill

    Madskill Nov 25, 2012 California

    Monument wine and spirits in Concord, that place is excellent! Ask for it though.
  4. hophead247

    hophead247 Jan 27, 2008 California
    Beer Trader

    I haven't heard Monument and the word excellent in the same sentence in years.
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  5. Madskill

    Madskill Nov 25, 2012 California

    Really why is that? How do I quote someone to show who said it? Thanks.
  6. hophead247

    hophead247 Jan 27, 2008 California
    Beer Trader

    Just hit reply on the bottom right of said quote.

    While Monument has a good selection, their customer service and cleanliness has gone way down over the past few years.
  7. CommanderOfAwesome

    CommanderOfAwesome Aug 30, 2012 California

    Got it at safeway last Friday. Delicious.
  8. SirWilliam

    SirWilliam Apr 9, 2012 California

    Any SoCal sightings yet?
  9. ryno09

    ryno09 May 1, 2010 California

    Looks like it hit San Diego today.
  10. tyrsis

    tyrsis Mar 13, 2009 California
    Beer Trader

    It's at BDBS and Bine and Vine today.
  11. Iriepirate21

    Iriepirate21 May 2, 2012 California

    Still no sign of it in Orange County. Made calls to Bevmo, Total Wine, and Whole Foods. However, Total Wine Northridge apparently already has like 49 cases. So there will be tons of this stuff out there. Happy hunting.

    ps- I still haven't tried this beer. Oh well, off to Pizza Port San Clemente, where the Tap list is BOMB right now.
  12. BlakeSmith

    BlakeSmith Aug 17, 2012 California

    Anyone know if they have it in the tri-valley area (Pleasanton, Dublin, Livermore)?
  13. Hatzilla

    Hatzilla Jul 25, 2008 California

    Call your local Bevmo, they should have it.
  14. mjl21

    mjl21 Apr 3, 2008 California

    Drinking a 6 day old bottle now. Tastes better than last years.
  15. BlakeSmith

    BlakeSmith Aug 17, 2012 California

    Unfortunately I tried the one in Pleasanton (should've called ahead), no dice. Clerk said the manager was going to try asking around and seeing if they could steal from the other stores.
  16. Arbitrator

    Arbitrator Nov 26, 2008 California

    Try the San Ramon Whole Foods; you could check and see if the Fremont BevMo has it.

    I love this beer, though I might be the only person who thinks Little Sumpin' Sumpin' is better. Fully expecting responses of "You cray-cray" or something like that.
  17. Madskill

    Madskill Nov 25, 2012 California

    I just grabbed some SN Bigfoot but I think that is easier to find than sucks. Sucks is amazing!
  18. FunkyMacGroovin

    FunkyMacGroovin Sep 22, 2009 California

    Bigfoot is out already?
  19. tcanaday

    tcanaday Oct 23, 2012 California

    I grabbed Bigfoot at Total Wine last night in Sac. Raley's and Bel Air stores have a solid Lagunitas distribution network, I grabbed a few sixers of Sucks about 4 days ago.
  20. Madskill

    Madskill Nov 25, 2012 California

    Yes, I saw it in Monument wine and spirits in Concord and in one of the bevmos in Walnut Creek. Safeway near the Nordstrom in WC also has sucks. Everyone have a save and happy new year!
  21. CelticAleMan

    CelticAleMan Dec 11, 2010 California

    I don't agree, but taste is subjective. Don't get me wrong, Little Sumpin' Sumpin' is very good. Also, Little Sumpin' Sumpin' is year round, so it is always available (making it less desirable). ;) The only people I find crazy are the people saying that Sucks isn't good. It is most definitely good, especially for a DIPA found in 6pks and for $10.
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  22. Trio2shine

    Trio2shine Nov 15, 2011 California
    Subscriber Beer Trader

    Was told yesterday by the "craft beer" guy at the BevMo in Fresno that Sucks was a one time brew per a recent discussion he had with "the brewer".......OK.
  23. BlakeSmith

    BlakeSmith Aug 17, 2012 California

    He told me the same thing, haha. I work like a walking distance from the San Ramon Whole Foods. They had plenty last week, thinking of picking up some more on my "lunch break today" :)
  24. RoyAlan

    RoyAlan May 7, 2010 Pennsylvania

    On tap in PA @ PJ Whelihan's. oh so good!!
  25. AptosBeerDrinker

    AptosBeerDrinker Aug 9, 2011 California

    Is Sucks the best IPA available in 6 packs on the West Coast? I can't think of anything better.
  26. 01Ryan10

    01Ryan10 Sep 10, 2011 California

  27. AptosBeerDrinker

    AptosBeerDrinker Aug 9, 2011 California

    It's a toss up for me but yeah, forgot Sculpin was in six packs now.
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