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The Beer Connoisseur Early Summer 2024, Issue 72

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Early Summer 2024, Issue 72
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2024 Publishing Schedule

  Issue   On Sale Date
  Winter 2024 (Jan / Feb)   Jan. 2
  Spring 2023  (Mar / Apr)   Mar. 4
  May/June 2023   May 6
  Summer 2023 (Jul / Aug)   Jul. 8
  Fall 2023  (Sep / Oct)   Sep. 2
  Holiday 2023  (Nov / Dec)   Nov. 4
 Winter 2025 (Jan / Feb)  Jan. 6


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I purchased a premium subscription option that includes the annual print edition. Which print edition will I receive and when will it arrive?
Starting with the Winter 2019, Issue #40, each year's winter edition is also being produced as an annual print magazine. Magazines deliver in January. Premium subscriptions that include the annual print edition that are purchased October - December will receive the print edition in January. Subscriptions purchased January - September will receive the current print edition within 2 weeks of subscribing (until the edition is sold out) PLUS next year's print edition in January.

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How do I gift a subscription offer that I purchased from a 3rd party?
If you purchased, or have been provided a special subscription offer, then you will have been provided a coupon code to be applied in our store. To gift the offer, you must provide your coupon code to the recipient so that the gift recipient may complete check-out with his or her own premium subscription. Some offers have specific gift cards available, and that are provided by the 3rd party seller. If a specific gift card was not provided, then our standard gift card applies and can be downloaded here.

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Is the magazine produced in print?
The Beer Connoisseur was discontinued as a bi-monthly print magazine in 2015. However, we have introduced a new annual "mega print edition" named The Beer in Review that arrives in early to mid January. This special pint edition acknowledges the best beer and and awards the best breweries of the year. It also provides an insider's look in the most important trends in beer for the new year. This special edition is included in subscription options worldwide in our store.

What is a premium web magazine?
The premium web magazine is published 6 times per year (bi-monthly), and it contains the same quality editorial that was offered in the former print magazine. The full content is restricted to paying "premium subscribers" who are logged into the site. Full stories are also delivered straight to subscribers inboxes via our "premium edition" editorial eNewsletters 7-days per week. Premium subscribers may manage the days, themes and frequency of which they receive our news, stories and reviews.

How do I download the PDF versions of the web magazines?
PDF's are available to premium subscribers and may be downloaded from each web magazine edition's home page. PDF's are available for the following editions: Issue 1 - Issue 32, Issue 40, Issue 46 and Issue 52 and future annual print editions.

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