1. Looking to trade some beers? Check out How to Get Started with Beer Trading.
Dismiss Notice
We're celebrating 10 years of BeerAdvocate magazine with $10 print subscriptions for US residents.

Subscribe now!

States That Will Be Receiving Goose Island BCBS This Year - List

Discussion in 'Beer Trading Talk' started by MarkIntihar, Sep 13, 2012.

  1. UCLABrewN84

    UCLABrewN84 Mar 18, 2010 California

    MarkIntihar likes this.
  2. Agold

    Agold Mar 13, 2010 Pennsylvania

    I was wondering where all those people went. Presumably in states that never got bcbs before, but now that they do they will just pretend they never disowned GI.
  3. beerhan

    beerhan Apr 28, 2010 Ohio
    Beer Trader

    This reminds me of when 120 minute disappeared for a year. Everyone got real excited and then it is once again available year round and the madness ceased (in states without a pointless abv cap at least). Hopefully I'm right and when there is enough to go around it will be the almost year round beer it was.
  4. xnicknj

    xnicknj May 25, 2009 Pennsylvania

    i wonder what the odds are of finding a case. probably slim, but i feel like anything short of that won't be enough. ;)
    apocalypsezombie likes this.
  5. ChadQuest

    ChadQuest Mar 4, 2009 Illinois

    See this is why you and i are different, i would have made a list of all the states that wont get to enjoy any BCS.
    abecall98, black13, yamar68 and 2 others like this.
  6. cmhs4au

    cmhs4au Aug 10, 2009 Virginia

    Apparently these areas of VA will not be getting BCS unless the distributor has not been informed of the fact that they are getting an extremely desired beer in their area. Its possible I could be wrong but i talked to some people this morning who are fairly well informed with the distribution system and this is what i have heard. Crossing my fingers that I am wrong.
  7. TheBishopco

    TheBishopco Feb 4, 2011 Tennessee
    Beer Trader

    Tennessee?!? Really? Not to hate on this, but why are Arkansas and Missouri not getting any when they have had GI disrtibution longer. Why would they send it to a new account and not to an already established market?
  8. TheBishopco

    TheBishopco Feb 4, 2011 Tennessee
    Beer Trader

    See, I'm in Econ 101 this semester and we haven't covered that yet. ;-)

    I guess it makes sense. But I guess I'm a bit more old school in my thoughts about rewarding loyal/long term customers first. Oh well. I have family in TN. I should still be able to get some.
  9. Hanzo

    Hanzo Feb 27, 2012 Virginia

    So......just those cities aren't getting it? That works for me.
  10. richardflyr

    richardflyr Jul 28, 2009 Connecticut
    Beer Trader

    Where is my dislike button?!
  11. Hanzo

    Hanzo Feb 27, 2012 Virginia

    Am I misunderstanding what he is saying? I assume since Va Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake etc aren't listed that we'll still be able to get it in our general area right?
  12. jlflorance

    jlflorance Jun 17, 2012 Pennsylvania

    Oh, how I enjoy your comments sir!!
  13. richardflyr

    richardflyr Jul 28, 2009 Connecticut
    Beer Trader

    Haha, I am just giving you crap, since my area seems to always get the short end of the beer distro...
    Hanzo likes this.
  14. ncaudle

    ncaudle May 28, 2010 Virginia
    Beer Trader

    but you're in that sweet spot of 30ish minutes away from both the Richmond and Tidewater dist regions
    Hanzo likes this.
  15. richardflyr

    richardflyr Jul 28, 2009 Connecticut
    Beer Trader

    Fair point!
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • Extreme Beer FestĀ® Cometh

    February 3-4, 2017. Boston, Mass. Limited tickets available. Prepare for epicness.

    Learn More
  • 10 Years of BeerAdvocate Magazine

    We're celebrating 10 years of BA mag with $10 print subscriptions for US residents!