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#245115 - 08/15/07 05:48 PM beer prices  
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roxane Offline
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More questions--first timers to AC. What does a case of Biliken beer cost in US$? I checked some really old subjects and it sounds pretty pricey!

#245124 - 08/15/07 06:32 PM Re: beer prices [Re: roxane]  
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Otteralum Offline
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It can be. Are you staying where there's a kitchen? You can make the price worth it by going with Simon's service and having everything delivered to your room. Awesome service from an awesome local philanthropist/businessman

I will have a Belikin -- put it on klcman's tab.
#245127 - 08/15/07 06:35 PM Re: beer prices [Re: Otteralum]  
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We are renting a house on the north side

#245128 - 08/15/07 06:36 PM Re: beer prices [Re: roxane]  
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perhaps a local can give you a temperature reading on current prices at the markets...

I will have a Belikin -- put it on klcman's tab.
#245136 - 08/15/07 07:29 PM Re: beer prices [Re: Otteralum]  
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Go with Simon!

#245144 - 08/15/07 09:30 PM Re: beer prices [Re: kris48]  
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What we did :

Buy a few cases from Simon (waiting for you in your fridge !!).

Then , when you have your cart (if you rent one) go to the beer distributor and buy enough for the rest of the vacation, at a savings.

#245200 - 08/16/07 11:05 AM Re: beer prices [Re: ericinsc]  
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Prices range from $3.25 to $4.50BZ (I won't name the store with that price but you'll figure it out quick enough) per bottle in the grocery stores plus the case which is $5BZ. The price at distributors with case is $55.55.

#245262 - 08/17/07 01:39 AM Re: beer prices [Re: SimonB]  
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If I had to guess I would bet that you can see the distributor from their front door wink

I would echo what everyone has suggested, let Simon supply you for the first few days and then if you get a cart you can restock at the distributor. If you return a full case of empties in the plastic case you will get a refund on the bottles and the case.

And for what it's worth, you get more bang for the buck if you go with the Belikin Stout.

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