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Stores that carry Barritt's Ginger Beer

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jma2008 Jul 24, 2008 07:19 PM

I'm looking for stores in the Boston metro area that carry Barritt's Ginger Beer

I know the Golden Goose in the North End does. Any stores in the Newton/Needham area?

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    RandyL RE: jma2008 Jul 24, 2008 07:42 PM

    Is there a Kappy's liquors in your area? That's where I bought my Barritt's ginger beer. Over near the mixers and sodas.

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      ChrisConcord RE: jma2008 Jul 24, 2008 08:09 PM

      I get it at the West Concord Supermarket, a cool hundred-year-old independent market with some cool stuff, and some amazingly good steaks cut to order. Love my Dark And Stormys.......

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        purple bot RE: jma2008 Jul 24, 2008 08:26 PM

        Blanchards in JP carries it, not sure about other locations.

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          Allstonian RE: purple bot Jul 25, 2008 08:28 AM

          Not convenient for the OP, but yes, the Blanchards in Allston has it as well.

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            BarmyFotheringayPhipps RE: Allstonian Jul 25, 2008 09:25 AM

            Martignetti's on Soldiers Field Road as well, which is at least less inconvenient for the OP. Last time I was in there a couple weeks ago, they had a big floor display of Barritt's right next to the bottles of Gosling's.

            Which reminds me that a pitcher of Dark 'n' Stormies sounds quite good...

        2. ScubaSteve RE: jma2008 Jul 25, 2008 04:30 AM

          i usually get mine at MarketBasket.

          1. Small Plates RE: jma2008 Jul 25, 2008 07:00 AM

            We stock it regularly (as the drummer in my husband's band only drinks this when they rehearse in our home every week.) I get it at Stop and Shop on McGrath Highway (corner of Route 38).

            1. StriperGuy RE: jma2008 Jul 25, 2008 07:47 AM

              Gotta get some Barritt's myself. Bought some fru fru yuppie crap ginger beer at Whole Food and it was not right for my dark and stormy. :(

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                valatiekil RE: jma2008 Jul 25, 2008 08:04 AM

                I think I saw it the other day in Downtown Wine & Spirits, Davis Square.

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                  gastropup RE: jma2008 Jul 25, 2008 08:10 AM

                  I just bought some at the Wine Cellar of Selene in Waltham. They have singles in the non-alcoholic cooler near the registers and a boxed set of two cans with a bottle of Goslings Dark Seal rum for $20.

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                    jma2008 RE: jma2008 Jul 25, 2008 09:54 AM

                    Thanks for the responses. Upper falls liquors on needham street in newton carries it.

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                      slammer RE: jma2008 Jul 31, 2008 03:10 PM

                      Colonial liquor in Acton has it. Any help on where to get it in southern, NH??? Maybe the Portsmouth area??

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                        Allstonian RE: slammer Jul 31, 2008 04:07 PM

                        Maybe try the New England board? Southern NH isn't "Boston Area" by any stretch of the imagination.

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