My Maine Beer Co. experience

Discussion in 'New England' started by Bowdoinbeerboy, Feb 9, 2013.

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  1. beerinmaine

    beerinmaine Initiate (0) Jun 20, 2009 Maine

    It's kinda amusing that a tiny little brewery in an tiny industrial rental in Maine can create such an endless discussion of beer pricing and charity.
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  2. Patrick

    Patrick Initiate (0) Aug 13, 2007 Massachusetts

    I agree, their pricing strategy is amusing.
  3. bleakies

    bleakies Disciple (365) Apr 11, 2011 Massachusetts

    But if they hadn't printed the information on their labels, I'd probably have never heard of

    One person's flaunting is another's publicizing.

    MBC's pricing structure makes them an occasional rather than a constant purchase for me, but that's fine. I'll still grab a MO pale ale whenever I find it fresh.
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  4. RMoeNay

    RMoeNay Initiate (0) Sep 22, 2010 Connecticut

    Hey I agree, I was just stating what it seemed others were saying. Like I said in the rest of my quote, I don't care meaning whatever a person wants to do with their money (its theirs after you purchase) is their business. As long as they are not using it for some super-villain like scheme, I'll still purchase a good product.
  5. jtdolla911

    jtdolla911 Initiate (0) Nov 18, 2011 Massachusetts
    Beer Trader

    Marty's is the most expensive place I've found. Zero service and high prices, but it's easy to get the rare stuff
  6. jtdolla911

    jtdolla911 Initiate (0) Nov 18, 2011 Massachusetts
    Beer Trader

    I've tried everything from MBC, and everything is good, but other than Lunch, the prices will deter me from picking them up. With so many options out there, I'd rather grab something else. That said, I plan on checking out the new brewery when Im in the area for the Festival. If it's done by then.
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