Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
#261808 - 01/06/08 08:11 PM Question about BEER!
bec Offline
We will be heading to AC in aboutn 5 1/2 weeks. I downloaded Simons shopping list, but did not see the most important thing: BEER AND WATER.....in that order!

Does anyone know how much a case of beer is?

Also is there any beer that might resemble a lager?

Thanks in advance


#261810 - 01/06/08 08:14 PM Re: Question about BEER! [Re: bec]
KC Jayhawk Offline
Both beer and water are on the list . . .at least they were when we ordered in November. He charges $37 US for a case of Belikin. It seems high, but is worth it, at least for the first case, to have it cold in your fridge when you get there. You can always pick the next case up cheaper at the Belikin warehouse.

The closet to an American-style lager is probably Lighthouse, another Belikin product.
When you find a big kettle of crazy, it's best not to stir it.

#261811 - 01/06/08 08:20 PM Re: Question about BEER! [Re: bec]
Dan Carey Offline
&nbsp bec,
of course there's beer. Belize used to be British Honduras, and the Brits put a brewery in every colony they ever owned. The Queen is going to knight the owner of the brewery, for crying out loud. The beer is called Belikin and it costs something like BZ$45 per case.

&nbsp &nbsp Dan

"Facts are the enemy of Truth"
Don Quixote

#261817 - 01/06/08 08:44 PM Re: Question about BEER! [Re: Dan Carey]
SimonB Offline
$55.55 with all deposits at the warehouse. $77 in most grocery stores ($89 I think in one particular place.)

#261821 - 01/06/08 09:22 PM Re: Question about BEER! [Re: SimonB]
seashell Offline
You guys aren't talking about what is normally referred to as a case of beer up here. ie: a dozen beer

You are talking about a flat of beer (24), yes?
A fish and a bird can fall in love, but where will they build their nest?

#261822 - 01/06/08 09:24 PM Re: Question about BEER! [Re: seashell]
SP Daily Offline
A case is 24 bottles.

#261823 - 01/06/08 09:37 PM Re: Question about BEER! [Re: SP Daily]
Dan Carey Offline
&nbsp seashell,
I suppose that depends on where "up here" is. Up here in the Upper Sonoran Desert, a case of beer is 24 bottles or cans. We're not very creative when we talk about a dozon beers, referring to that as a "twelve pack". Makes sense, no?

&nbsp When we talk about prices "per case" in Belize, I think we're all talking about 24 bottles, even if those bottles are shortchanged down to 10oz or 11oz. If I remember correctly, Belikin Regular and Stout is in little bottles, something like 325ml.

&nbsp &nbsp Dan

"Facts are the enemy of Truth"
Don Quixote

#261824 - 01/06/08 09:38 PM Re: Question about BEER! [Re: SP Daily]
Sun&sand Offline
A case of beer is 24 bottles...24 hours in a day...coincidence?
Live so that when you arise in the A.M, Satan shudders & says..
'Oh sh t..she's awake!'

#261825 - 01/06/08 09:59 PM Re: Question about BEER! [Re: Sun&sand]
seashell Offline
I think not.

A fish and a bird can fall in love, but where will they build their nest?

#261828 - 01/06/08 11:03 PM Re: Question about BEER! [Re: seashell]
bec Offline
Hey.....Thanks for all the info. As long as I can get the suds, life is good!

Page 1 of 2 1 2 >

Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!

Things to do

Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Love FM
The Reporter
Caye Caulker

TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
iTravel Belize
Paradise Theater

San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Bound for Belize
Conch Creative
As The Coconuts Drop
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
Chaa Creek is an award-winning luxury Belize Resort, rated as one of the worlds best Eco Lodges. We are a pioneer in adventure travel to Belize since 1981!
White Sands Dive Shop - 5 Star PADI Dive Facility - Daily diving, SCUBA instruction and Snorkeling
Caribbean Inspired All Natural Condiments & Spice Blends, Over 100 are Gluten Free!
We manage a variety of homes, apartments, condos and commercial properties here on Ambergris Caye. Our minimum lease on ALL properties is six months.
Conch Shell Inn: All rooms are right on the beach in the heart of San Pedro, so within walking distance to anything and everything!!
Lilí Alphonse has snorkel equipment to fit anyone as well as Marine Park Tickets and flotation devices to assist those not as experienced.
Coastal Xpress offers a daily scheduled ferry run to most resorts, restaurants and private piers on the island of Anbergris Caye. We also offer  private and charter water taxi service.
Mini Chat

Cayo Espanto
Click for Cayo Espanto, and have your own private island
More Links
Click for exciting and adventurous tours of Belize with Katie Valk!
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31
Who's Online
0 registered (), 45 Guests and 5 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
18,711 Registered Members
44 Forums
64,327 Topics
463,084 Posts

Most users ever online: 1,262 @ 06/10/07 07:16 PM

AmbergrisCaye.com CayeCaulker.org HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town
BelizeSearch.com Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History
BelizeNews.com Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory
BelizeCards.com SanPedroDaily.com Picture of the Day

The opinions and views expressed on this board are the subjective opinions of Ambergris Caye Message Board members
and not of the Ambergris Caye Message Board its affiliates, or its employees.