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Where to buy Chimay Blue (not at a bar)?

kallisti Jul 31, 2009 08:40 AM

I had Chimay Blue for the first time recently and am in love. Where can I buy bottles of it, so I can drink it at home? I live around Grosvenor, but am willing to go into DC to buy it, or farther out in MD.

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    sekelmaan RE: kallisti Jul 31, 2009 08:46 AM

    Whole foods usually carries it. I have seen it at Wegmans as well.

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      kallisti RE: sekelmaan Jul 31, 2009 10:02 AM

      In DC, or just VA? In MD they don't.

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        sekelmaan RE: kallisti Jul 31, 2009 11:35 AM

        I would have thought it was store wide, but I shop in Arlington and Fairfax for the most part.

    2. Insidious Rex RE: kallisti Jul 31, 2009 10:11 AM

      Try contacting any of the following:

      The Wine Specialist
      2115 M St NW
      Washington, DC 20037
      (202) 833-0707

      Chevy Chase Wine & Spirits
      5544 Connecticut Ave NW
      Washington, DC 20015
      (202) 363-4000

      Norm's Beer & Wine
      136 Branch Rd SE
      Vienna, VA 22180
      (703) 242-0100

      There may be others closer to you but Im not as familiar with that area.

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        kallisti RE: Insidious Rex Jul 31, 2009 10:13 AM

        CCW&S selling 750ml bottles for $13.99 each, 4-pack for $51.99.

        Thanks for the tip!

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          kallisti RE: Insidious Rex Jul 31, 2009 10:27 AM

          Apparently Calvert Woodley at VanNess has it, the guy says it's "like 10 bucks" for a 750. And Cleveland Park Wine and Spirits has it for I think he said 12.99.

        2. maoj RE: kallisti Jul 31, 2009 10:39 AM

          Trader Joe's carries several of the Chimay varieties including the blue. (At least in VA)

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            Ericandblueboy RE: maoj Jul 31, 2009 11:37 AM

            Harris Teeter carries them as well, at least the one by me has them.

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            BrianD RE: kallisti Jul 31, 2009 12:53 PM

            I would think that any reasonably good wine and beer shop will have it. It's not rare.

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              rarotonga RE: kallisti Aug 1, 2009 03:13 AM

              Ha! - when I saw the post title I figured this was probably you.

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                kallisti RE: rarotonga Aug 3, 2009 06:49 PM

                hah! right you are :)

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                sekelmaan RE: kallisti Aug 1, 2009 12:27 PM

                I happened to some of this at Trader Joe's this morning.

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                  hotel RE: kallisti Aug 4, 2009 07:30 AM

                  Check out Corridor Wines:


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                    kallisti RE: kallisti Aug 8, 2009 01:41 PM

                    Rodman's at White Flint has it for 15.99 for the 750ml bottles.

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