A New Record For New Beers

This is without a doubt a new record for new beers in a single week during Corona times. We’ve received over 40 new beers in the last week, and we need your help drinking them! See below for write-ups and links to purchase online for curbside.

Join us for a pint! As we announced last week, we’ve reopened for dine-in service; details here.

Please welcome our new brewery of the month: Real Ale! We’ve got $7.99 six packs all month long of Squirt Gun Juicy IPA, Axis IPA, Hans’ Pils and Devil’s Backbone. Some fantastic beers for a fantastic price. See them and shop here.

Don’t miss the screamin’ deal on $5.99 Einstok Lime and Juniper Pils. Grab em while they last!


New and Returning Beers This Week

Back in stock  Independence Southern Hemi High Boy, Tupps Full Grown Jack, 4th Tap House of Torment, Avery Vanilla Bean Stout, Stone Xocoveza, American Solera Foederville, Panther Island Road Trip Snacks.

Texas Keeper Cortland Demi-Sec This is a Cortland-Honeycrisp blend that reminded us so much of German Rieslings, we decided to leave it a tad sweeter than our typical dry ciders. Citrus blossom on the nose, honeyed apricot on the palate, this is our first “Demi-Sec” cider. 7.4% ABV

Texas Keeper Heirloom Texas Keeper Heirloom is a cider blended from four classic American heirloom apples and a small lot of bittersweets. Rhode Island Greening is the second oldest apple grown in the U.S., dating from around 1650, and lends notes of grapefruit and white pepper. Ben Davis (~1800) contributes ripe pear and spice, Baldwin brings lovely soft acidity and a hint of stone fruit. Heirloom was aged on medium toasted French Oak contributing structure and a hint of vanilla to this exceptional cider. 7.2% ABV

Martin House Colombiana Rum Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout with Cherries and Coconut. ABV 12.7%

Lakewood Level 3 Dungeon Escape Juicy, hazy, and bursting with Cashmere, Citra and Motueka hops. 8% ABC

Lakewood Lions Share VIII Big, bold, Russian Imperial Stout aged in fresh Rhum barrels from Martinique. Comes in a fancy box with two 12oz bottles. 15.2% ABV

Hedgehog DDH Hoptimism Double dry-hopped IPA, soft and citrusy with citra, simcoe, and ekuanot hops. 6.2% ABV

Austin Beerworks Black Thunder If a stout and a pilsner had a lovechild, it would be Black Thunder. It would also be a miracle, because beer can’t “get it on.” This miniature powder keg starts with a roasted, bread-like complexity but finishes dry and clean like a pilsner. It’s dark, distinctive, and dry. 5.3%ABV

B-52 Laurel This hazy DIPA was brewed with barley, oats and wheat and hopped with Loral, Citrus, and Cascade hops. Floral and herbal character backed up with a citrus and fruity aroma. Finishes smooth for the ABV. 8.4% ABV

B-52 Pils German Pilsner fermented with Danish Lager (OYL-104). Clean, crispy flavor with biscuit notes of honey, citrus and flowers with a light body. 5.1% ABV

B-52 Shaka West Coast Style Double IPA. Brewed and Double dry-hopped with only Mosaic hops. Using a single hop accentuates the tropical flavors that Mosaic provides. Expect intense citrus, peach, and tropical fruit (especially mango). 8.5% ABV

B-52 Smoothie Tart Blackberry & Peach Crumble version. Fruited Berliner Weisse with peach, blackberry, lemon zest, cinnamon, cardamom, nutmeg, vanilla, salt, and brown sugar. Aromas of perfectly ripe fruit along with the savoriness of cinnamon, cardamom, and nutmeg. 

Prairie Snickerdoodle Noir Vanilla Noir with Snickdoodle cookies added from the fine folks at Crave Nuts. ABV 13%

Ranger Creek BBA Russian Imperial Stout Boozy raisin, toffee, roasted malt, oak, and coffee. Aged in Wild Turkey bourbon and Ranger Creek .36 bourbon barrels. ABV 13.3%

Nine Band Candy Corn Scream Cream ale with candy corn. ABV 5.9%

Prairie Key Lime Pie Sour ale with key lime and vanilla ABV 5%

Clown Shoes Churro Sombrero Mexican-Style Chocolate Stout with Vanilla Beans and Cinnamon. ABV 7%

Clown Shoes Josh the Boss Hog Barleywine Ale with Plum Puree and aged in Whistle Pig Samurai Scientist Rye Whiskey Barrels. ABV 11%

Symbol Strawberry Hefeweizen Hefeweizen with strawberries ABV 5.2%

Symbol Pastry Gose Peaches and cream gose. ABV 4.7%

Symbol West Coast IPA Chinook, Columbus, Cascade, Mosaic, Anarillo and Simcoe hops. Brewed by 3 Nayions Brewing Company ABV 7.3%

Firestone Walker Cherry Barrel Blossom Imperial Porter aged in bourbon barrels for one year and six to eight months in cherry bitters barrels. The final blend is 88% bourbon barrel-aged beer mixed with 12% cherry bitters barrel-aged beer. The bourbon and cherry bitters barrels give the beer aromas and flavors of cherry, bourbon, vanilla, tobacco and milk chocolate. Finally, you then add the mild inclusion of sea salt that brings all these flavors together while adding mouthfeel. ABV 11.2%

Bell’s Kalamazoo Stout Named after the city where it all began, Kalamazoo Stout is one of our most classic recipes. This smooth, full-bodied stout offers a blend of aromas and flavors of dark chocolate and freshly roasted coffee, balanced with a significant hop presence. 6% ABV

Bell’s Larry’s Latest Juicy IPA Bells’ latest Juicy India Pale Ale is highly aromatic with a soft hop bitterness that explodes with notes and aromas of citrus and peach. ABV 6%

Alesmith Local Oasis Tiki IPA This beer brings delicious aromas of Tiki cocktails directly to your local oasis (AKA your backyard). Stuffed full of Galaxy hops, Aloha hops, and fresh coconut, this hazy gem bursts with notes of passionfruit, pineapple, and citrus, all followed by a full-bodied and smooth finish. 6.4% ABV

Bruery So Happens It’s Tuesday 2020 version. Imperial stout aged in bourbon barrels, 15.3% ABV

Fair State Chill State Hazy IPA Hazy IPA collaboration with Modist. Fermented cool with an expressive German yeast, hopped with Idaho 7, Sultana, and Simcoe Cryo. Bright, citrusy, tropical, and delicious. 6.5% ABV

Fair State Pahlay Hazy Pale A vibrant and tropical pale ale brewed with flaked oats and Citra/Simcoe hops. 5% ABV

Fair State Grey Matter A dry, bitter, and mildly funky Grisette – a farmhouse style characterized by low ABV, a high percentage of wheat, and lots of dryness. 4.6% ABV

Fair State Sun & Rain Originally a Berliner Weisse, Sun & Rain aged for almost a year in 45th Parallel whiskey barrels that had previously held a spontaneously fermented cider on its way to becoming apple brandy. 5.3% AB

Fair State Farm Lunch Farm Lunch is a barrel-fermented sour beer with raspberries, tart cherries, and vanilla beans. A fun and inviting fruited sour – bright raspberry, cherry, with the smoothing/sweetening note of vanilla rounding it all out. 5.6% ABV

Maine Beer Co Fall Coffee Stout Flavors of dark chocolate and Coffee with notes of coconut, cedar, citrus and blueberries. Brewed with Ethiopian cold brew. 5.6% ABV

Odd Side Bombon de la Muerta A bourbon barrel aged Imperial Stout with chocolate and dead sea salt. 14% ABV

Odd Side Mosaic Dank Juice 100% Mosaic hopped version of our New England IPA. Aromas of tangerine, grapefruit, and berries give way to a smooth, hazy beer with citrus flavors with a hint of pine. 6.5% ABV

Odd Side Double Dank Juice A very smooth and juicy Imperial version of our Dirty Dank Juice. 9.5% ABV

Odd Side Blueberry Raspberry Lime Fruitsicle Juicy, fruity, slightly tart ale brewed with lactose. Blueberries, Raspberries and Lime added. 4.5% ABV

Dogfish Raison D’Extra Belgian-style brown ale brewed with brown sugar and raisins. 16.5% ABV

Lagunitas Sonomica 2020 Woodshop Series. Sour Farmhouse ale aged in Sonoma red wine barrels with Brettanomyces. 8.2% ABV

Sierra Nevada Dankful A resinous West Coast IPA brewed with Columbus, Chinook, Mosaic, Ekuanot, Nelson Sauvin, Zappa and Idaho 7 hops. 7.4% ABV

Einstok Doppelbock Malted barley and chocolate tones define the traditional style, while the robust aroma and long, mellow finish make this the perfect companion for holiday feasts. 6.7% ABV

Einstok Winter Ale Brewed with hand-cut and cured spruce tips along with smoked Icelandic barley, this is the perfect brew to complement your sagas of conquest and survival. 8% ABV

Brazos Valley Slippin’ Into Darkness Slippin’ Into Darkness is a Russian Imperial stout, flavored with cocoa nibs and Jet Fuel coffee from Independence Coffee Co. 10.5% ABV

Brazos Valley Black No 1 Coffee blonde ale, 5.4% ABV

Spindletap Hops Drop Triple dry hopped with El Dorado, Motueka, & Citra this IPA packs loads of mango & stone fruit flavors. This fruitiness, along with minimal bitterness, makes this one of the easiest drinking IPAs around. 6.5% ABV

Tupps #24 TDH TIPA Triple dry hopped triple IPA. 50% Centennial, 25% Chinoook, 25% Cascade. 12.1% ABV

Parking at WhichCraft Mueller. The garage behind us on McBee is free to use.

WhichCraft Open for On-Site Consumption Starting Tomorrow!

Good news, starting tomorrow (Friday, 10/2), we’re going to begin serving again for on-site consumption! TABC is allowing bars to temporarily operate as restaurants, so every beer purchase you make for on-site consumption will come with a bag of chips. You can choose to eat the chips or not eat the chips, but legally we must sell them to you. The majority of our seating will be outdoors, but we will have 3 tables inside (max 25% capacity). If you visited us back in late-May/June, our procedures and rules will be the same, plus the addition of a bag of chips.

We’ll also be expanding our hours with this change in service: Mon-Wedn 9am – 8pm, Thurs 9am – 9pm, Friday and Sat 9am – 10pm, Sunday 12pm – 8pm. We look forward to serving you again! For a full list of our covid precautions and on-site rules, click here.

Last week for our brewery of the month Friends & Allies! We have their Fresh Coast IPA, Noisy Cricket Session IPA, Blackberry Bearliner and Springdale White all for $7.99. Also grab a crowler of their Hilltopper Bock for only $5.99 while supplies last. Browse and buy them all here.

We also got another shipment of the screamin’ deal on $5.99 Einstok Lime and Juniper Pils. Grab em while they last!


New and Returning Beers This Week

Back in stock  Sierra Nevada Narwhal, Modern Times Virtual Future, Modern Times Critical Band, Fair State Jiggleproofer, Traquair JacobiteSpindletap Diamonds in my Mouth,

Elgin Cyser Aromatis Made with central Texas wildflower honey, northern spy apples, and natural cinnamon. Sweet and crisp with the aroma of apple pie, it makes the perfect drink for the fall season. 13%ABV

Hedgehog Precarious Barrel aged sour ale with wild Mustang grapes. 7.8%ABV

Hedgehog Supersonic Cherry Limeade  Farmhouse ale with cherries and limes 7.5%ABV

Meridian Hive Cherry Cherry is refreshingly flavorful and complex. A lightly carbonated fusion of dark tart cherry with hints of vanilla, cinnamon and almond result in this mouth-puckering winner. 6.5%ABV 

Cigar City Cubano-Style Espresso This English-style Brown Ale is brewed with a heap of Cuban-style espresso beans from Tampa’s Buddy Brew Coffee. Lactose and cacao are added as well, creating a bold ale that brings to mind a fine cup of Cuban coffee. 5.5%ABV

Dogfish 120 Minute IPA 120 Minute IPA is continuously hopped with a copious amount of high-alpha American hops throughout the boil and whirlpool, and then dry-hopped with another pallet of hops. Unfiltered and abundantly hoppy, it’s the Holy Grail for hopheads! 15.3%ABV

Great Divide Hopnaut Brewed and double dry-hopped with an unearthly amount of Simcoe, El Dorado, Mosaic, and Citra hops. Showcasing bold tropical fruit and citrus notes along with hints of berry, stone fruit, pine and bubblegum. 8%ABV

Stone Xocoveza A Mexican hot chocolate inspired stout. Intense cinnamon, cocoa and coffee are followed by nutmeg and peppers. As the beer warms up, the flavor combinations evolve and the cocoa and vanilla notes really start to open up. 8.1%ABV

Legal Draft Fall Guy  Autumn Lager: cinnamon and nutmeg give a spicy nose to a malty, round mouthfeel. 5.2%ABV

Hopworks When Life Gives You Blueberries Fresh blueberries and lemon create the ultimate summertime sour reminiscent of your neighborhood lemonade stand. 5.5%ABV

903 Trash Can Punch Smoothie-style Gose with pineapple, blood orange, passion fruit, apricot and sweet cherries. 6.2%ABV

Martin House Bloody Mary Pickle Beer Pickle Beer with Bloody Mary Mix. 5.5% ABV

Panther Island Road Trip Snacks Brown Ale brewed with Buc-ee’s Famous Beaver Nuggets. 6% ABV

Panther Island There Gose My Hero Pink Guava and Pink Himalayan Sea Salt. 6% ABV

Panther Island Sweet Fang Chocolate peanut butter aroma. Lactose helps with the creamy mouth feel and Reese’s peanut butter cup flavors. 5% ABV

Stem Cider Jamaica Hibiscus Fresh-pressed apple juice, hibiscus tea (hibiscus flowers, water, organic cane sugar). Semi-sweet ABV 4.3%

Brazos Valley Raise a Little Helles Clean lager with only a hint of hops and a delicious bready finish. 5.2% ABV

3 Nations Devout Creme Brulee  Imperial milk stout filled with notes of toffee, chocolate, caramel, vanilla and roasted coffee. 8.3% ABV

HopFusion Coco Anejo Imperial stout with silky smooth notes of roasted hazelnut, dark chocolate and toffee and then aged on roasted coconut. 8.99% ABV

Texas Keeper Whist Whist is a blend of two old world bittersweet apples and a classic American heirloom variety. The cider is finished dry and still, much like many of the classic ciders of England. Whist has notes of ripe apricot, stone fruit, and apple peel, with fresh cut nectarine on the finish. Tannin from the bittersweets combines with aging on French oak to bring depth and body to this exceptional cider. 7.9% ABV

Bear King Monkey Bridge  Hefeweizen, 5.8% ABV

St Arnold Just Right CiderThis cider fermented with bittersweet apples from France offers subtle spice and floral notes and provides a balance between the sweet flavor and dry finish. 5.9%ABV

St Arnold ComebackA classic Witbier with a subtle aroma of coriander and orange peel and a distinct Belgian yeast character. The complexity of flavors in this medium-bodied ale make it crisp and refreshing. 5%ABV

Parking at WhichCraft Mueller. The garage behind us on McBee is free to use.

Einstok $5.99 Six Packs While Supplies Last!

While supplies last we’ve got a screamin’ deal on 6 packs of Icelandic brewery Einstok’s Lime & Juniper Pilsner. It’s well within its date code, our distributor just wanted to make room for the brewery’s new seasonal, and our customers benefit! $5.99 six packs til they’re gone.

Make sure you pick up our September brewery of the month: Friends & Allies! We have their Fresh Coast IPA, Noisy Cricket Session IPA, Blackberry Bearliner and Springdale White all for $7.99. Also grab a crowler of their Hilltopper Bock for only $5.99 while supplies last. Browse and buy them all here.


New Beers This Week

Back in stock  Left Hand Oktoberfest, Rodenbach Classic 16oz cans, Founders Underground Mountain Brown, Adelbert’s October Rust, Dust Bowl Tomorrow’s Clear IPA.

Real Ale Boombox DIPA Focused on immense late additions of El Dorado, Amarillo, Idaho 7, and Strata, this double IPA brings the noise, bouncing beats off of a simple malt canvas of American 2-row barley and light caramel malt. 8.1% ABV

Hopworks Fresh Hop Abominable Fresh Hop Abominable stays true to its namesake with fresh Centennial hops that add juicy notes of pine for a perfect PNW fresh hop ale. 7.3% ABV

5 Stones Shammah IPA dry hopped with Strata and Enigma. 7% ABV

Tupps DDH #24 Batch 24 canned 9/12/2020: Cascade 50%, Centennial 25%, Chinook 25%. 7.1% ABV

Modern Times Space Ways This delectable hazy IPA is packed to the brim with mountains of Nelson Motueka and Simcoe hops and fermented with London III yeast yielding a profile replete with mango nectarine and bright lime-zest character. 6.7%ABV

Modern Times Blazing World Luxuriously hoppy IPA loaded up with Nelson, Mosaic, and Simcoe hops, which are some of the fruitiest, dankest hops money can buy. Its pleasingly dry character and lightly bready malt backbone form a magnificent platform for its huge, complex hop profile. 6.8%ABV

Bell’s Best Brown A smooth, toasty beer that offers hints of cocoa and caramel. Brewed with American hops, Best Brown is well-balanced and bridges the gap between lighter-bodied beers and malty stouts. 5.8% ABV

Firestone Walker Double Jack Bright grapefruit and tangerine American hop aromas, with flavors of stone fruit and pine. A malt backbone brings balance to the high hop intensity. With Cascade, Centennial, Simcoe, Citra, Amarillo, Chinook. 9.5% ABV

Vista Laissez Faire Full-bodied with a beautiful pink hue. Big fruit notes of red grape, berry and apple with a slight acidity and minerality. Brett forward with beautiful vanilla and tannins from the red wine barrels. ABV 7.4%

Plank Dunkler Weizenbock Hybrid dunkelweizen bock. 7.8% ABV

3 Nations Salty Pirate Deliciously sour Gose with powerful notes of Strawberry and Lemon. Dry, crisp with a rich fruity tartness. 4.7% ABV

Martin House Hefeweizen Brewed with traditional German hefeweizen yeast, this 5.2% hef is a beautifully crafted beer that boasts flavors of bananas and cloves.

Athletic Brewing Co  New non-alcoholic beers from Athletic Brewing Co: Cerveza Atletica, Run Wild IPA, and Upside Dawn.

Parking at WhichCraft Mueller. The garage behind us on McBee is free to use.