Racine Area Bottle Shops

Discussion in 'Great Lakes' started by MVP09, Dec 30, 2012.

  1. MVP09

    MVP09 Oct 19, 2012 Massachusetts
    Beer Trader

    Got a buddy who lives in Racine WI. He can go north or south to MKE or Kenosha. Where are good places to find Bells, New Glarus, Three Flyod's, and Goose Island variants. He is getting into craft an wants to pick up some stuff that will keep. Make an annual trip in Aug so he is gonna be a good friend and stock pile a few for his buddy
  2. blackhusky

    blackhusky May 16, 2011 Wisconsin

    Three Cellars in Franklin. 76th and Rawson.
  3. crossovert

    crossovert Mar 29, 2009 Illinois

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  4. norcalhophead

    norcalhophead Jan 28, 2010 Wisconsin

    Woodman's in Oak Creek, WI
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  5. Zeller12

    Zeller12 Nov 14, 2010 Wisconsin

    Timers in Racine, Tenuta's in Kenosha. Between the two you can find a ton of beers. The guys at three cellars are pretty cool too. They just don't seem to get as much as the first two.
  6. __cesarm__

    __cesarm__ Jul 7, 2012 Illinois

    Timers in Racine is worth the trip. Good selection. Also you can refill your growler.

    WITTBEER Jan 12, 2008 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    +100 to Timers. Great selection, friendly people. Usually give you 5% off a case if you ask.
  8. buzze40

    buzze40 Mar 9, 2010 Illinois

    wittbeer is wise....
  9. buzze40

    buzze40 Mar 9, 2010 Illinois

    Or if he really wants to get into it, have him take the half hour drive up to Discount Liquour on Oklahoma in Milwaukee. They have a huge beer list and get all the limiteds.
  10. DonDonson

    DonDonson Dec 5, 2006 Wisconsin
    Beer Trader

    Timers had to stop doing the growler fills a few weeks ago, apparently it is illegal to do growlers at a liquor store. But if in Racine I highly recommend Timers, the group there are great. As well you can travel north to Discount or Three Cellars in Milwaukee.
  11. JKIRBY

    JKIRBY Apr 4, 2010 Wisconsin

    Tenuta's in Kenosha
    Woodman's in Oak Creek
    Woodman's in Kenosha
    Timer's in Racine
  12. BrownAleMale

    BrownAleMale Dec 14, 2011 Wisconsin
    ¡Bad Trader! Beer Trader

    Woodmans in Oak Creek is really good. The Kenosha woodmans really sucks compared to Oak Creek. I come from Lake Geneva, take hwy 50 right past Kenosha Woodmans and head north another 20 minutes to the Oak Creek location. For example, I knew the Oak Creek location had some FFF Dreadnaught that I needed to get for a trade and called Kenosha and the lady is like we dont have any FFF product at all right now. I get to Oak Creek and they have Dreadnaught, Moloko, Artic Panzer, and a bunch other FFF. Just dont understand the vast difference in supply between the locations.
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