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ctg115 May 18, 2009 02:51 PM

I recently moved to West Chester and I'm looking for a beer store with a wide selection of domestic craft beers, a good import selection would be great too, but not absolutely necessary. I've been to Total Wine in Claymont and while the selection was good, I was a little underwhelmed compared to other stores of theirs in other states. Any other great stores out there close to the PA border?

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    Nancy99 Jun 19, 2009 08:07 AM

    Hockessin Wine & Spirits is just outside of Avondale & Kennett Square, PA - probably about 25-30 min. from WC (there's a map and info on their Web site, www.hockessinwine.com). There's also a Total Wine & More on Naaman's Rd in Claymont (from WC, take RT 202S to RT 92/Naaman's Rd and make a L onto 92). For restaurants, check out Domaine Hudson wine bar & eatery in downtown Wilmington, DE (www.domainehudson.com); they just introduced a 20+ craft beer menu.

    Domaine Hudson - New American Fare, Wine Bar & Spirits
    1314 N Washington Street, Wilmington, DE 19801

    1. MOREKASHA May 19, 2009 10:56 AM

      I ALWAYS go to State Line when on 95. It's worth a detour, it's 5 minutes off the highway, no more. Imports out the wazoo, including hard to find stuff. A good selection of American micros as well. Join their club and you get a 10% discount card.

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        ctg115 May 19, 2009 05:40 PM

        Thanks for the help. The website looks good, a little further than I was hoping for, but I'll take a run down this weekend and see.

      2. JessKidden May 18, 2009 05:04 PM

        I've always heard good things about State Line in Maryland, right on the DE border.

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