McScrooges Wine and Liquor | Knoxville, Tennessee
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McScrooges Wine and Liquor
Exceptional based on 21 ratings
Type: Beer Store

307 N Peters Rd
Knoxville, Tennessee United States 37922 [ print map ]
865 691 6463

mcscrooges.com

Hours: M-Th 9am to 10pm F & S 9am to 11pm Closed Sun


Mayor: Suttree (52) | Taps: 0 | Bottles: 300+


McScrooges Wine and Liquor

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Beer Available At McScrooges Wine and Liquor (arranged by most recent)
Rivertown Roebling Porter 88, New Belgium Lips of Faith - Transatlantique Kriek 90, New Belgium Lips of Faith - Gruit 81, Sierra Nevada Harvest Single Hop IPA Yakima #291 96, Ommegang Game Of Thrones #3 - Fire and Blood 90, Schlafly American IPA 98, Terrapin Oaked Big Hoppy Monster 98, Green Flash Hop Odyssey Black IPA 98, New Holland Brandy Barrel Aged Charkoota Rye 88, Stochasticity Project Grapefruit Slam IPA 98, Howe Sound Megadestroyer Imperial Licorice Stout 81, Brooklyn Wild Streak 47, Howe Sound Total Eclipse of the Hop 91, Angry Orchard The Muse 90, Kentucky IPA 50, Howe Sound Wee Beastie 68, New Belgium Rampant Imperial IPA 92, Lost Coast Winterbraun 85, Samuel Adams Rebel IPA 77, Southern Tier 2XONE 97
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21 reviews for McScrooges Wine and Liquor
 Ambiance  65%
 Service  78%
 Selection  60%
 Food N/A 
 Value  65%
 Overall  63%
 Rating  71%
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92
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
decaturstevo  (117) decatur, Tennessee | August 16, 2006| Updated May 12, 2013
A place that truly tries to keep up with the high gravity market. With the crazy tax laws of our state that is a task. The selection is the best in Knoxville. Friendly staff always willing to help. Very good selection the go to place in Knoxville.
66
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 12/20
tronraner  (109) Walland, Tennessee | August 11, 2006
Typical TN high-alcohol selection, with a handful of things I havenít seen elsewhere (e.g., Baladin). Lately (summer 2006) their beer selection seems to have increased somewhat. Iíll usually stop by if Iím out in Cedar Bluff, but donít usually make a special trip.
64
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 11/20
NachlamSie  (550) Denver, Colorado | January 14, 2006| Updated March 26, 2007
McScrooges has a few high alcohol beers that come and go due to the frustrating distribution laws in TN. However, they have started expanding their beer shelf lately. I think they try to get anything in stock that the distributor will let them have. The staff is almost always engaging and is always willing to help if needed.
64
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 13/20
ClarkVV  (91) Allston, Massachusetts | February 14, 2005
What they have is fine. Itís really tough to comment, I know they are restricted by poor distribution in TN and only being able to carry 6% abv or more beers at that. Very friendly staff, but ultimately, nothing particularly new to see here. Plenty of DFH though, so that would do if I lived down here. Mendocino Winter Ale was kind of cool, and they did have Stone AB and Ruination. A very well-laid out wine store as well.
48
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 8/20
beerandrugby  (14) Nashville, Tennessee | January 31, 2005
The staff is indeed friendly and knowledgeable, but the selection is not as good as Asheís plus I really hate all the traffic in this area! On the up-side they will chill your beer for you in their wine chiller.
52
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 5/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 10/20
maltdog  (71) Colorado | November 30, 2004
See all comments below. Rather dismal hi-alc beer selection, maybe the best around. Knoxville sucks like that. Knowledgeable friendly staff. The best wine and spirits store in town, however.
50
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 8/20
BeerandBlues2  (585) Hanover, Maryland | November 10, 2004
I have to echo everyone elseís comments on Knoxville being a crappy place to purchase beer. However, McScrooges does have one of the best selections in the area.
48
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 5/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 8/20
Trappist  (5) Knoxville, Tennessee | February 18, 2004
I also agree with everyone. Knoxville is just a shitty place to live if you want good beer! But their are a few places in town McSrooges being one of them, that tries to stock up for the beer lover.
84
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
Suttree  (158) Knoxville, Tennessee | February 4, 2004| Updated May 12, 2013
What everyone else said - The staff is helpful and enthusiastic, but they are at the mercy of distributors. When The distributors are feeling generous, the selection here (of over 6% beers) is as good as anyone elses in Knoxville. One tip - try to plan a visit so that you will not have make a left turn in or out.
62
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 14/20
SpringsLicker  (128) Tennessee | February 4, 2004| Updated December 27, 2012
In Tennessee, the law says high alcohol beer must be distributed by the liquor distributors and sold in a liquor store. Thing is...the liquor distibutors donít want to haul beer! (I guess I wouldnít want to distribute my competition either) Ditto what haddon90 said. Ask for Brent (mickblueeyes)

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