Utopias in Lexington, KY

Discussion in 'South' started by bradfordjohnson, Oct 25, 2012.

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  1. bradfordjohnson

    bradfordjohnson Initiate (0) Jun 18, 2012 Kentucky

    Anyone seen it yet?
     
  2. kaips1

    kaips1 Initiate (0) Feb 20, 2011 Kentucky

    its not out here yet
     
  3. AllanC

    AllanC Initiate (0) May 27, 2011 Kentucky

    The Beer Trappe still has a partial bottle. They will serve you a 1.5 oz. taste for $20.
     
  4. TheBeerAlmanac

    TheBeerAlmanac Savant (967) Mar 3, 2011 Kentucky
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    I don't think they distribute Utopias this far, probably have to travel further north. Beer Trappe had 2 bottles, I assumed someone brought them down? Which technically wouldn't be illegal since Sam Adams is generally distributed in this area anyways?

    I might be completely wrong with every single part of this reply.
     
  5. wsnich

    wsnich Initiate (0) Apr 26, 2010 Texas

    Utopias hit Louisville a long time ago. Utopias hits pretty much every state with Sam Adams distributed in it.
     
  6. AllanC

    AllanC Initiate (0) May 27, 2011 Kentucky

    As far as I know, Brett got those two bottles via legal channels. And like I said, they still has some Saturday night.
     
  7. drfabulous

    drfabulous Aspirant (289) Jul 23, 2005 Kentucky
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    I heard that Liquor Barn said they were getting some bottles.
     
  8. bradfordjohnson

    bradfordjohnson Initiate (0) Jun 18, 2012 Kentucky

    I bought 2 of the 2012 Utopias from Beaumont Liquor Barn on 11/14/2012 so it has come and gone.
     
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  9. drfabulous

    drfabulous Aspirant (289) Jul 23, 2005 Kentucky
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    Mystery solved. 2! You have more money to spend than I do....and I spend too much as is.:)
     
  10. bradfordjohnson

    bradfordjohnson Initiate (0) Jun 18, 2012 Kentucky

    It was an impulse buy, that's for sure.
     
  11. mcmeador

    mcmeador Initiate (0) Sep 2, 2012 Mississippi

    If you want to go for a drive, you could check the Chuck's liquor stores in Bowling Green. I picked up a 2009 Utopias at the location on Veterans Memorial Lane back in October. One of the other locations that I checked at the time said they were expecting the 2012 but that it wasn't in stock yet. I was on vacation a little southeast of Nashville at the time, and I made the drive from there to get my 2009 bottle.
     
  12. uvajrl

    uvajrl Initiate (158) May 14, 2013 North Carolina
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    Any update on availability of Utopias nearby to Lexington? Will be stopping through this weekend. Thanks
     
  13. mrcraft

    mrcraft Meyvn (1,167) Dec 15, 2012 California
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    I just saw another post in my regional forum about Utopias sighting at Costco. They've been showing up at various Costco's around the country. You may want to check with them if you haven't already. Price is low, as you would expect from Costco.
     
  14. drfabulous

    drfabulous Aspirant (289) Jul 23, 2005 Kentucky
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    Just saw an LB tweet that says Beaumont has some.
     
  15. barczar

    barczar Poo-Bah (3,168) Nov 26, 2009 Kentucky

    Who the hell is finding it for 150? Try 200 at liquor barn. Ridiculous markup.
     
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  16. KYGunner

    KYGunner Initiate (0) Sep 16, 2012 Kentucky

    Congratulations on your first post! Ha!
     
  17. TheBeerAlmanac

    TheBeerAlmanac Savant (967) Mar 3, 2011 Kentucky
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    Only Emily would have 2000 karma points and 1 post.
     
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