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Suggestions: Buying Beer Online

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by psnydez86, Apr 23, 2012.

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  1. iSTi

    iSTi Initiate (0) Sep 10, 2012 California

    I probably will order online if it comes out cheaper than the local stores near me.
     
  2. Eriktheipaman

    Eriktheipaman Savant (979) Sep 4, 2010 California
    Beer Trader

    Seriously? :/ Good thing I just placed a $95 dollar order there YESTERDAY after shipping. So I could have gotten $20+ of beer for free if I waited till today? Damnnnn....
     
  3. imbibehour

    imbibehour Poo-Bah (6,240) Mar 18, 2008 Maryland
    Supporter Subscriber Beer Trader

    I have ordered from:

    letspour.com
    westlake view liquor

    working on an etre gourmet purchase..

    so far so good!
     
  4. endovelico

    endovelico Initiate (0) Jul 25, 2008 Portugal

  5. DougOLis

    DougOLis Initiate (185) Aug 15, 2008 California

    ditto
     
  6. mattizmyname

    mattizmyname Initiate (0) Aug 2, 2012

    http://www.20westwine.com/

    has pretty much all of the 3F lineup except gumball and zombie dust
     
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  7. brewbetter

    brewbetter Initiate (0) Jun 2, 2012 Nauru

    w0000t thanks
     
  8. eagles7251

    eagles7251 Initiate (183) Sep 29, 2009 New Jersey
    Beer Trader

    I am confused. How can a place like France44 ship to NJ but 20West wont?
     
  9. Pinche_Oso

    Pinche_Oso Initiate (0) Jun 25, 2012 California
    Beer Trader

    Call and see if your orders processed or shipped. If not add more and get the free shipping.
     
  10. Gehrig13

    Gehrig13 Initiate (0) Jun 21, 2012 New Jersey

    Holidaywinecellar.com has free shipping on orders of $50 or more, use code octfs2012
     
  11. HopFace

    HopFace Aspirant (241) Feb 29, 2012 Colorado
    Beer Trader

    Email them. They will take it off your bill. They did mine. They have pretty awesome customer service.
     
  12. Eriktheipaman

    Eriktheipaman Savant (979) Sep 4, 2010 California
    Beer Trader

    Thanks I just did. That would be awesome if it worked out because that's a lot of extra beer I could be getting!
     
  13. ThickNStout

    ThickNStout Poo-Bah (2,091) Mar 8, 2011 Georgia
    Subscriber Beer Trader

    Hellz yes!! Not only do they ship free on orders over $100, but they have BCBS, Worldwide Stout and Speedway Stout. All stuff I'd been hunting online. Finding this site is gonna get expensive...
     
  14. Pinche_Oso

    Pinche_Oso Initiate (0) Jun 25, 2012 California
    Beer Trader

    They have FBS back instock as well. Just a FYI because I cant get it here in Cali.
     
  15. nc41

    nc41 Meyvn (1,482) Sep 25, 2008 North Carolina
    Beer Trader

    I have a feeling we'll be flooded with BCBS with inbev in control.
     
  16. fredmugs

    fredmugs Poo-Bah (1,530) Aug 11, 2012 Indiana
    Beer Trader

    Thanks to whoever provided this info. I just made a purchase but I wanted to let everyone know that they have a 24 bottle limit so you can't buy a bunch of $2 beers.
     
  17. Pinche_Oso

    Pinche_Oso Initiate (0) Jun 25, 2012 California
    Beer Trader

    Yeah they limit it to a full case of 24 beers. Thats still a crap load of beers to ship for free.
     
  18. nc41

    nc41 Meyvn (1,482) Sep 25, 2008 North Carolina
    Beer Trader

    I'm guessing free is never free, the price is in the individual mark up on the bottle, no one loses money in a transaction and stays in business for long.
     
  19. Pinche_Oso

    Pinche_Oso Initiate (0) Jun 25, 2012 California
    Beer Trader

    Inflated for sure, but I don't think everything is unreasonable. If Black Tuesday wasn't 11 days away I would for sure be ordering a full case.
     
  20. Eriktheipaman

    Eriktheipaman Savant (979) Sep 4, 2010 California
    Beer Trader

    I guess they already packed up my box so no free shipping for me :/
     
  21. Bitterbill

    Bitterbill Poo-Bah (5,230) Sep 14, 2002 Wyoming
    Supporter Beer Trader

    Thanks for that!
     
  22. mwrecording

    mwrecording Aspirant (210) Nov 14, 2009 Maryland

    Thanks for the Half-time heads up...picked up some BCBS and Pepe Nero(didn't even know they made this in 4pks?) along with some other goodies.
     
  23. drperry11

    drperry11 Initiate (0) Jan 8, 2012 South Carolina

    where is the halftime deal at? Checkout?
     
  24. mwrecording

    mwrecording Aspirant (210) Nov 14, 2009 Maryland

    just enter "freeship" as the promo code.
     
  25. ColonelCash

    ColonelCash Initiate (0) Jul 6, 2011 Tennessee

    Just put in an order, but more than 24 bottles. We'll see what happens. Hard to buy a 12pk and still hit the $100 mark. If it goes through, I'll be excited.
     
  26. brewbetter

    brewbetter Initiate (0) Jun 2, 2012 Nauru

    Does anyone sell reserve society brews? Would love a shot at Rueuze.
     
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  27. mjshearer1

    mjshearer1 Aspirant (213) Dec 16, 2011 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    "I hate this goddamn thread." - My Bank Account
     
  28. Blanco

    Blanco Devotee (458) Oct 11, 2008 Pennsylvania
    Beer Trader

    That would be an interesting argument. If you intercept the purchase before I receive it how could I have possession? Unless of course the delivery man has a cop hide in the bushes and arrests me immediately after delivering illegal goods.
     
  29. drtth

    drtth Poo-Bah (3,222) Nov 25, 2007 Pennsylvania

    You're getting into subtleties I don't know much about, but we can speculate. The law seems to require that the untaxed alcoholic beverage be in your possession in PA, so I would assume that the law enforcement folks would not intercept it and would wait until it is clearly in your possession and then bust you.
     
  30. TheodorHerzl

    TheodorHerzl Zealot (513) Mar 30, 2007 Indiana
    Beer Trader

    Does anyone know where I can buy Duck Rabbit online?
     
  31. ColonelCash

    ColonelCash Initiate (0) Jul 6, 2011 Tennessee

    Looks like my order from Half Time was fully shipped? That included 2 cases, plus some random bottles. If so, that would be incredible.
     
  32. HeyJim

    HeyJim Initiate (0) Sep 22, 2012 Pennsylvania

    I'm going to try and place an order from Halftime tomorrow, but something is confusing me. I have 27 bottles in my cart and it's telling me that's one full case. If I remove one, it says I need one more bottle to make a full case.

    I've gotten as far as I can go without actually submitting my order and the freeship code is still working, although at the bottom of the page it notes there's a 24 bottle max on it.

    Anyone know what's up with those three phantom bottles?
     
  33. TheSevenDuffs

    TheSevenDuffs Poo-Bah (3,011) Jan 20, 2010 Ontario (Canada)
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  34. TheodorHerzl

    TheodorHerzl Zealot (513) Mar 30, 2007 Indiana
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  35. brewbetter

    brewbetter Initiate (0) Jun 2, 2012 Nauru

    So besides making a new account every time you order, how do you get the $10 deal at letspour after your first order?
     
  36. mattizmyname

    mattizmyname Initiate (0) Aug 2, 2012

    Lucky roll of the wheel
     
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  37. benjaminahudson

    benjaminahudson Initiate (0) Sep 29, 2012 North Carolina

    Probably the most important question yet. And does anyone sell Cigar City online??
     
  38. brewbetter

    brewbetter Initiate (0) Jun 2, 2012 Nauru

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  39. MaxSpang

    MaxSpang Initiate (0) Jan 28, 2011 Ohio
    Beer Trader

    Whoever "Lueken" is, I'm pretty sure I'm contributing to sending their child to college. I buy from them a lot.
     
  40. Paulydeets

    Paulydeets Aspirant (247) Oct 8, 2008 New York
    Beer Trader

    I didnt see that as a justification as much as I read it as being a small shot taken at the trading community, i.e. his off the shelf beer not good enough to trade for their off the shelf beer.
     
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