Published January 24, 2012
A Guy on a Bike, Bringing You Beer
Your house and a bar aren’t totally dissimilar. There’s the strategically placed
flat-screen, the occasional surliness from the owner, the chance that someone could graffiti the bathroom at
And of course there are big differences, too. For starters, you have yet to implement a rigorous ID check.
Also, you run out of beer occasionally.
We hate that.
But we have a solution. It’s called Beer and Wine Delivery from FoBoGro
, available online now to
bring you a sixer from 6pm till midnight, seven days a week, anywhere within a couple miles of the
This is just what you hoped it would be: an automated, online service from Foggy Bottom’s
grocer-cum-sandwich shop-cum-coffee shop, in which they’ll dispatch a guy on a bike to bring alcoholic
necessities to the apartment, pied-à-terre or, we suppose, downtown parking garage of your choice.
So the next time you find your supplies dwindling at exactly the wrong time, log on, browse the menu and
order up anything from a six-pack of Dogfish Head to a 30-pack of Keystone cans. Oh, and champagne.
And because they’re a campus grocer, you can tack on other essentials like ping-pong balls, cigars and a
pound of Swedish Fish, all to get there in about 30 minutes.
You know, for the Pro Bowl.
Beer and Wine Delivery from FoBoGro
2140 F St NW
Washington, DC 20037