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Trade Value of Sierra Nevada Fritz And Ken's Ale

Discussion in 'Beer Trading Talk' started by bucky10, Dec 28, 2012.

  1. bucky10

    bucky10 Initiate (0) Oct 14, 2010 Minnesota

    Thought this was a great beer and I have one left that I am debating drinking or trading. Given its never going to be made again was wondering if its really worth trading, the wants to got ratio would suggest no.
  2. lucas1801

    lucas1801 Initiate (0) Apr 5, 2012 Massachusetts

    I would say drink/share it.
  3. KevSal

    KevSal Champion (890) Oct 17, 2010 California
    Beer Trader

    hey man its a good beer, i say age it and drink it.

    people still find them sometimes in random places and usually real cheep (ive heard stories of folkd picking them up at a $2 a piece!) and sicne SNs distro is so good, it pretty much made it everywhere.

    that said this one is porbably worth the most of the set and could probably trade decently for people who missed the chance, some nice local limited stuff for sure.

    good luck!
  4. OakedCanuck

    OakedCanuck Initiate (0) Jun 23, 2009 Washington

    Good question that I'll add to. How about the entire set of 4?
  5. UCLABrewN84

    UCLABrewN84 Poo-Bah (11,888) Mar 18, 2010 California

    It would probably trade $4$ for other shelf beers.
    powpig2002, Photekut, tewaris and 2 others like this.
  6. KevSal

    KevSal Champion (890) Oct 17, 2010 California
    Beer Trader

    I've had about 7 or 8 full sets (still have four) and none of them traded for more than $4$ on some cool shelf beer (although I didn't ask for more than that) the biggest request I've gotten concerning these beers was for the stout
  7. OakedCanuck

    OakedCanuck Initiate (0) Jun 23, 2009 Washington

    Ya I figured. No big deal. I'd trade my set $4$ for Heady topper!!
    KevSal likes this.
  8. abecall98

    abecall98 Devotee (442) Aug 11, 2007 California
    Beer Trader

    Honestly, it's not worth anything in trade. So why would you trade it away at $4$ when you can trade any shelf beer for what you would have gotten in a trade? Just drink it. It's good.
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