United States > California > West Covina
Beer Available At Freeway Liquor (arranged by most recent)
KCCO Black Lager 56, Stone Smoked Porter with Vanilla Beans 97, Firestone Walker 17 (XVII Seventeenth Anniversary Ale) 100, Stone Crime 33, Double Bastard Aged in Whiskey Barrels 99, The Bruery 6 Geese A Laying 93, Stone Lukcy Basartd Ale 99, Double Bastard Ale 100, Stone Punishment 22, Bootleggers Chocolate Mint Porter 83, Firestone Walker Velvet Merkin 100, 10 Barrel / Bluejacket / Stone Suede Imperial Porter 96, Port Brewing High Tide Fresh Hop IPA 99, Great Divide Barrel Aged Yeti 100, Allagash Curieux 99
t0rin0 (1270) Do Not Resuscitate, California | June 28, 2013
76 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 6/10 OVERALL 15/20
Visited June 27, 2013.
Another of the local stores that have been around forever doing the good beer thing that I just never visited. I actually heard about this place when I was still on BA because someone had listed Veritcal Epic 02 as available there. These days the turn over seems to be a little better. They have a decently extensive collection though I was saddened to see cases of Ruin Ten sitting out on the shelf in a place where the Snickers bar that I grabbed was melted.
The shop keeper was very nice and tried to be helpful. I was mostly just browsing but ended up buying a Knee Deep Hop Shortage from him. Unfortunately it was around $10.
I dont spend much time in the Covina area these days but he’s got some things that you cant find down the street at Jug & Jigger and he’s alright with taking orders (so if you want a case of Orval...)
nwyounan (2) California | September 29, 2012
98 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 14/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 9/10 OVERALL 20/20
Good 1 stop shop
brokensail (802) Orange County, California | July 25, 2011
60 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 6/10 SELECTION 8/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 13/20
The selection was not all that extensive, but some decent finds. beers from Caldera, Bootleggers, Stone, Moylans, the Bruery, and the usual CA suspects. A few imports, but nothing amazing.
There was a little bargain table which was actually the most interesting. There were some 2007 Sierra Nevada IPAs (not Torpedo, the actual IPA). I grabbed one just for a laugh.
The service was definitely lacking, but I wasn’t too worried about it. The guy at least was friendly when I walked in the store and when I was checking out.
The prices are about average, nothing to comment on either way.
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