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Dominion City

Postby Masterplan » Wed Oct 24, 2018 3:26 pm

Couldn't find a thread, but just wanted to post that Monster Mash DIPA, is really good (edit: I shouldn't over use words fantastic).
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Re: Dominion City

Postby portwood » Wed Oct 24, 2018 7:37 pm

Masterplan wrote:Couldn't find a thread, but just wanted to post that Monster Mash DIPA, is really good

agreed
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Re: Dominion City

Postby -Liam- » Wed Oct 24, 2018 8:27 pm

Do they have any beers in the LCBO?
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Re: Dominion City

Postby S. St. Jeb » Wed Oct 24, 2018 9:22 pm

-Liam- wrote:Do they have any beers in the LCBO?

Not trying to be dickish, but why don't you just go to the LCBO website and check. I just did. They have no listings.
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Re: Dominion City

Postby -Liam- » Wed Oct 24, 2018 10:52 pm

S. St. Jeb wrote:
-Liam- wrote:Do they have any beers in the LCBO?

Not trying to be dickish, but why don't you just go to the LCBO website and check. I just did. They have no listings.


I did do that. But from my experience using the LCBO app, I've seen beers not exist on there, only for them to be sitting on a shelf in a store. It's not exactly a perfect 'system', so I just thought I'd ask.
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Re: Dominion City

Postby S. St. Jeb » Thu Oct 25, 2018 6:56 pm

-Liam- wrote:
S. St. Jeb wrote:
-Liam- wrote:Do they have any beers in the LCBO?

Not trying to be dickish, but why don't you just go to the LCBO website and check. I just did. They have no listings.


I did do that. But from my experience using the LCBO app, I've seen beers not exist on there, only for them to be sitting on a shelf in a store. It's not exactly a perfect 'system', so I just thought I'd ask.

No, it is not perfect. I haven't experienced too many problems with the LCBO site. I get a little more frustrated with TBS website. They are quite bad in being inconsistent in how they enter the products in. You can search for a brewery and not find something because it was only entered using a brand name.

Example: If you search for Four Fathers, you will get their Schevchenko 9 and The Starter. But you won't see their New World Pilsner unless you specifically search for it. Very poor.
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Re: Dominion City

Postby Belgian » Fri Oct 26, 2018 6:04 pm

S. St. Jeb wrote:I haven't experienced too many problems with the LCBO site...


Well they can be depressingly Soviet-era in the indifferent way they list online information. They tend to carelessly omit or misspell things, and once entered in the system the errors are rarely fixed. The product languishes one assumes - not good.

I also find the in-store POP information very lacking and inconsistent. Plus those tiny shelf tags half a foot from the floor? I have to pull them out to read them. It feels like they just want you to buy and get out, rather than help to inform and educate you. It's like a holdover from the Soviet-style 1970's LCBOs where they could pretty much monitor the lives of customers & you couldn't even see the products. 'Less you know the better, sir!'

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Re: Dominion City

Postby Masterplan » Wed Oct 31, 2018 5:23 pm

Just an FYI on the Monster Mash, drink it up, it's already degraded from 4+ rating to a sub 4...
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Re: Dominion City

Postby northyorksammy » Wed Oct 31, 2018 7:31 pm

Quebec was the same in the 70s. December you would be in a half hour lineup, or more. Buying beer at the corner store was such a relief.
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Re: Dominion City

Postby jeremyg » Sat Nov 03, 2018 8:09 pm

anyways. dominion city do indeed rule. between them and tooth and nail ottawa's got it going on these days.
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Re: Dominion City

Postby mgmoney » Sun Nov 04, 2018 5:32 pm

Sunsplit when fresh is top notch !
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