There are two separate Bowen & Bowen (B&B) distributor buildings in San Pedro and there has been some back and forth confusion between the two over the years, leaving some people wondering exactly how the pickup and returns work. While you can still drop empties off at the old Belikin Beer distributor across from Island Academy (from 9-11:30 am or 1-3 pm), most transactions are happening out of the Crystal Water & Ice Distributor located south of town. To get there from town, travel south on the main road until you have to make a right. After making the turn, keep going straight past the gas station intersection. On your left-hand side, you will find Crystal Water and Ice. Their hours of operation are: Monday – Friday 8 am-5 pm, and Saturday 8 am-12 pm. Their contact number is 226-4441.
Belikin and Other Beer Pricing in BZD per Case of 24:
Prices include GST and $11.00 deposit* ($5.00 for crate and $6.00 for bottles)
Regular Belikin: $54.00 + deposit = $65.00
Stout: $54.00 + deposit = $65.00
Lighthouse: $49.95 + deposit = $60.95.
Guinness: $67.50 + deposit = $78.50
Heineken: $60.75 + deposit = $71.75
Land Shark: $56.70 + deposit = $67.70
Premium: $60.75 + ($5.00 +$3.60**) = $69.35
Amstel Bright: $54.00+ $6.00 (deposit on bottles only) = $60.00
Heineken: $67.50 + $3.60**= $71.10
Amstel Bright: $59.40 + $3.60** = $63.00
*All crate and bottle deposits are refundable if you “sell” the empties in the crate back to the sales counter.
**Also refundable at $.015 per can.
50-liter kegs have a $50.00 refundable deposit above the total below
Regular Belikin, Stout, and Lighthouse: $315.00
Land Shark: $330.00
20-liter kegs have a $35.00 refundable deposit above the total below
Regular Belikin, Stout, and Lighthouse: $135.00
Land Shark: $141.75
Depending on where you are staying you can sometimes get lucky and catch a beer or water tractor on their run and get home delivery. Some hotels offer basic provisioning and will pre-order a case and have it waiting for you when you arrive.
Special Seasonal Beers:
Winter Sorrel Stout: A nicely balanced and aged stout blended with high-quality German hops and specialty malts. This beer embodies Caribbean flavor, color, and heritage.
Spring Chocolate Stout: Chocolate was a Maya food of the gods, had this delicious Stout been around it surely would have been offered as well. With added hints of vanilla and rum, this unique lightly carbonated beer is a decadent chocolate experience.
If you forget to pack your coozies, you can purchase Belikin ones at any of the gift shops on Front Street in town.
In the bars, the price for a Belikin ranges from $4.00 – $6.00 and you will find most places now charge $6.00.
A case of 24, Black, Red, Apple, and Red Berry Crush: $78.30
Crystal Water (Deposit on Crates only)
A case of 24 – 500 ml $16.20 + $5.00 = $21.20
A case of 12 – 1 litre $13.50 + $5.00 = $18.50
A case of 25 -12 oz. single pouches $4.05 + $10.00 = $14.05
5 Gallon Jug: $15.00 deposit for a 5-gallon plastic bottle and $3.60 for first and each subsequent full one (if you bring them in empty). Plastic water dispensers are sometimes difficult to find so stay on the lookout.
Coke and Sprite, and various Fanta Flavors Case of 24:
12 oz: $22.95 + $11.00 deposit* = $33.95
1/2 litre: $28.35 + $11.00 deposit* = $39.35
600 ml: $39.15 + $1.20 (for bottles only- refundable @ $.05) = $30.35
Full Throttle Blue: 500 ml; $60.75 + $5.00 (on crate only) = $65.75
PowerAde: 500 ml; $36.45
Fuze Tea: 500 ml; $32.40
Juices: 500 ml; $18.90
Gallon Jug Items (by the Carton)
Ground, 48 – 10 oz. $489.60
Ground, 25 – 16 oz. $350.00
Whole Bean, 20 – 16 oz. $280.00
Lisette Secret Sauce (Bottles):
36 – 2 oz. $56.30
12 – 5 oz. $41.85
12 – 10 oz. $65.75
36 – 2 oz. $56.30
12 – 5 oz. $29.30
12 – 10 oz. $49.95
36 – 2 oz. $56.30
12 – 5 oz. $36.05
12 – 10 oz. $60.75
Last Pricing update February 2018
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