Groove Into the Weekend with Destihl Brewing

We’re kicking off Friday night with one rockin’ Destihl pint night, and we gotta say– this lineup is STACKED. For a refreshing opening act, enjoy samples of their Funkengruven kettle-soured IPA, Lynnbrook raspberry Berliner Weisse, and Excommunie Quatre quad. Headlining this event are tall, frosty pints of the tropical Extended Jam IPA. Come early and stay late.

Then, get your game face on. On Tuesday, September 10th, 6-9pm, our friends at the virtual/augmented reality agency, Fair Worlds are turning our taproom into a pop-up VR  arcade. Come grab a pint of something tasty and compete for high scores on immersive games like Beat Saber and Rec Room. Enjoy your first ten minutes of gameplay free.

WhichCraft is a featured retail partner of The Austin Ale Trail – a passport booklet that includes all 45 breweries with taprooms in the greater Austin area in one novelty guide. The passport features information on the brewery and interactive journaling options as well. Visit more breweries and collect more stamps in your passport and then redeem for merchandise. Stop into Whichcraft to purchase the $5 passport or visit www.atxaletrail.com.

Also, our Tupps Brewery of the Month deal continues throughout September.  Enjoy Tupps six-packs, including the Citra Pale, Tupps IPA, and National Standard American Ale, each just $6.99!

Lastly, we’re looking for a part-time beer lover to join the Whichcraft team. Do you love geeking out over coffee and beer? Well, here is your chance to get paid for it! Please send resumes to Jody[at]whichcraftbeerstore.com


 Special Events at WhichCraft Tap Room

Friday, September 6th

5-8pm Destihl will be in the house to tap their tropical, hop-forward, Extended Jam IPA. Also being sampled are some tasty Destihl quads, sour IPAs, and Berliner Weisses. Grab a beer; keep the glass.

Tuesday, September 10th

6-9pm Fair Worlds brings their virtual reality pop-up arcade to Whichcraft. Enjoy popular games like Beat Saber and Rec Room–paired with a cold pint of your favorite beer!


New Beers This Week

Back in stock: Dogfish Head Punkin Ale, Spaten Oktoberfest, Live Oak Oaktoberfest, Avery Kaiser Imperial Oktoberfest lager. 

FiftyFifty B.A.R.T (Barrel-Aged Really Tasty) – a delicious blend of FiftyFifty Brewing Company’s imperial Honey Stout and Barleywine Ale, aged in oak bourbon barrels. Aromas of caramel, vanilla and dark fruits, follow brown sugar, dark molasses, espresso and chocolate on the palate. 12% ABV / Truckee, CA / Availability: Good

FiftyFifty CAPA  – California Pale Ale. CAPA is a strong hopped pale ale. Brewed with Citra and El Dorado Hops which creates a grapefruit and citrus aroma. This is a beer for those who want hops without too much bitterness. 5.4% ABV / Truckee, CA / Ratebeer: 86 / Availability: Good

FiftyFifty Donner Party Porter-  One of FiftyFifty’s flagship beers. The taste is reminiscent of dark chocolate, espresso, and dark dried fruits with a long complex finish. 6.7% ABV / Truckee, CA / Ratebeer: 91 / Availability: Good

St. Arnold Bishop’s Barrel #24 – After aging for 19 months in Woodford Reserve bourbon barrels, this American Imperial stout is finally ready. Featuring notes of rich figs, fresh vanilla, ripe strawberries, toasted oak, and dark chocolate. 14.7 ABV / Houston, TX / Availability: Limited (Friday)

Sufferfest Repeat – Kolsh style beer with bee pollen. Crafted to reduce gluten. 3.5% ABV / San Francisco, CA / Availability Good

Sufferfest FKT –  a well-balanced Pale Ale with a playful tanginess from the black currant and Citra, Azacca, and Magnum hops. 3.5% ABV / San Francisco, CA / Availability Good

Sufferfest Head Start –  Stout brewed with coconut water and added coffee. For a lighter beer drinking experience 4.5% ABV / San Francisco, CA / Availability Good

4th Tap Brut of All Evil Watermelon Strawberry – Crisp and clean, easy-drinking IPA brewed with champagne yeast, featuring the fruity aroma of fresh watermelon and strawberries. 6.5 ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Good (Friday)

Brazos Valley Physical Graffiti – A cryo IPA featuring big notes of citrus, tropical fruit, papaya, and mango, thanks to a blend of concentrated Azacca and Cascade hops. 6.2% ABV / Brenham, TX / Availability: Good (Friday)

Tupps Full Grown Pastry Chef – Tupps’ robust flagship stout, now with delectable dark chocolate and ripe red raspberry flavors. 11.8% ABV / McKinney, TX / Availability: Decent (Friday)


New Beers on Draft at WhichCraft Taproom

Full Draft List Available on our Website

ABGB Rocket 100 – a crushable interpretation of the pre-prohibition lagers brewed by Texas’s early German immigrants. 5.1% ABV / RateBeer: 82 / Austin, TX

Brewtorium Tiny Boombox– A gose loaded with a few hundred pounds of pink guava, mango and passion fruit. The result is a tart, refreshing fruit bomb. 4.6% ABV / Austin, TX

Southern Heights Evergreen Terrace – Crisp, Clean American IPA with a delightfully hazy body. 7% ABV/ Austin, TX

Armadillo Greenbelt Farmhouse Wheat – Made with malted wheat, two-row barley, & honey malt. Hopped with Cascade and Santiam hops. Spiced with grapefruit peel and coriander. 5.2% ABV / Denton, TX

Texas Keeper Number One – Blended semi-dry cider. 7% ABV / Austin, TX

Goose Island Bourbon County Brand Stout (2017) – The Original Goose Island Bourbon County Brand Stout. Intense aromas of charred oak, vanilla, caramel, smoke. 14.1% ABV / RateBeer: 100 / Chicago, IL

Locust Vanilla Bean Cider– Washington apples blended with real Madagascar vanilla. Sweet, smooth “adult” cream soda. 5% ABV/ Woodinville, WA

St. Elmo Carl Kolsch – German Pilsner malt, Tettnanger Hops, and clean Kolsch yeast come together in graceful harmony to make a refreshing everyday beer.  4.6% ABV / Austin, TX

Destihl Extended Jam IPA – Extended Jam IPA features Pilsen malt, flaked oats, wheat and an encore of Mosaic and El Dorado hops, awakening jammy aromas and flavors reminiscent of tropical & stone fruits. 6.8% ABV / Normal, IL


This Week’s Specials

  • Brewery of the Month! Six-Packs from Tupps Brewing company, including their Citra Pale, IPA, and National Standard, are just $6.99 throughout September. 
  • WhichCraft Happy Hour: Mueller’s favorite afternoon activity, 4-6pm. Check the big board for our latest specials.

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

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Change Your Attitude (For The Better) With Adelbert’s Brewery

Adelbert’s beer rep extraordinaire Megan stops by Friday, August 23nd from 5pm-8pm. In addition to frosty pints of the Change My Attitude key lime gose, she’ll be pouring FREE samples of the Tres Hombres IPA, Lagerboy Pilsner, and Dancin’ Monks Dubbel. Bought the beer? You best believe you can keep the glass!

Also, August’s Brewery of the Month deal finishes off strong with Zilker brewing company. For only $7.99, Take home a six-pack of the Parks & Rec Pale Ale, Marco IPA or Coffee Milk Stout. This is your last chance to stock up on these local favorites!

Lastly, we hear you loud and clear.  Across Texas, the demand for Martin House’s Best Maid Pickle Beer has been astronomical. We’ll be receiving a shipment of cans in approximately 2-3 weeks (and before that, an entire keg of the briny goodness!) Until then, keep an eye on our social media pages for updates.


 Special Events at WhichCraft Tap Room

Friday, August 23rd

5-8pm Start your Friday evening off right. Adelbert’s will be in the house to tap their new key lime gose, Change My Attitude. Also being sampled are some tasty Adelbert’s lagers, IPAs, and Dubbels. Come early and stay late!


New Beers This Week

Back In Stock: 903 Down With the Pastryarychy Strawberry Cream Ale

Community Medical Graze Haze – This hazy IPA keeps the bitterness low and the juice factor high. Packed with Vic Secret, Citra & Mosaic hops and overflowing with heady tropical flavors.  7.7% ABV / Dallas, TX / Availability: Good (Friday)

Allagash Brewing & Brasserie Dupont’s Brewers’ Bridge (2019) – A collaboration between two big-name breweries. Time-honored Belgian brewing techniques, combined with American hops and craft brewing innovation result in a refreshing Saison that’s both bright and funky. 6.1% ABV / Portland, ME / Availability: Decent

Martin House Peace Be the Journey – Imperial Jamaican Hazy IPA with Coconut and Cascade Cryo Hops. 10% ABV /  Fort Worth, TX / Availability: Decent (Friday)

Tupps DDH Series 13 – Double Dry Hopped New England IPA with 40% Barbe Rouge, 40% Ella, and 20% Azacca hops. 7% ABV / McKinney, TX / Availability: Good 

Tupps DDH Series 13 Variant (Strawberry Sorbet) – A smooth milkshake IPA brewed with strawberries, lemon peel, and lactose (not to mention copious amounts of Barbe Rouge, Ella, and Azacca hops).  7% ABV / McKinney, TX / Availability: Good 

Spindletap Aggressive Additions – New England IPA brewed with aggressive amounts of Denali and Wai-iti hops. 7.5% ABV / Houston, TX / Availability: Limited

Vista Brewing Glen Rose – An unfruited, mixed-culture Lambic ale paying homage to the beer styles of the Senne Valley of Belgium. Pleasantly sour with hints of dark fruit and leather. Golden in color, with notes of red wine, vanilla and oak from the freshly-emptied wine barrels.  This is an ale that will cellar well in the bottle for years to come. 6.5 ABV% / Austin, TX / Availability: Decent


New Beers on Draft at WhichCraft Taproom

Full Draft List Available on our Website

ABGB Rocket 100 – a crushable interpretation of the pre-prohibition lagers brewed by Texas’s early German immigrants. 5.1% ABV / RateBeer: 82 / Austin, TX

Austin Beerworks Super Awesome Helles Lager – A super light body and super crisp finish inspired the name “super awesome”. 4.5% ABV / Austin, TX

Brewtorium Lightning Wizard – An effervescent wheat ale with just a kick of spice. Brewed with citrus peel, chamomile and coriander. 4.3% ABV / Austin, TX

Clown Shoes Coconut Sombrero – Mexican-style chocolate stout with coconut added. 7% ABV / Boston, MA

Robinsons Trooper – A Premium British Beer inspired by Iron Maiden and handcrafted at Robinsons’s brewery in Stockport, England. Malt Flavours and citric notes from a unique blend of Bobec, Goldings, and Cascade hops dominate this deep golden ale with a subtle hint of lemon. 4.7% ABV / Stockport, England

Adelbert’s Change My Attitude Key Lime Gose – Tart & slightly salty, this key lime gose is quite the refresher. 5.1% ABV/ Austin, TX

Offshoot Retreat – Hazy DIPA brewed with a simple malt bill and hopped heavily with fruit-forward Mosaic, Cashmere and El Dorado hops. Laced with delicate and aromatic tropical notes along with a bright berry medley and a crisp mouthfeel. 8.6% ABV/ RateBeer: 85/ Placentia, CA

8th Wonder Rocket Fuel (Nitro) – Houston’s original Vietnamese Coffee Porter made in collaboration with Greenway Coffee Co. 4.6% ABV / Houston, TX


This Week’s Specials

  • Brewery of the Month! Zilker‘s Parks & Rec, Marco IPA, and Coffee Milk Stout, each just $7.99. Grab a six-pack and revel in this seemingly endless summer heat
  • WhichCraft Happy Hour: Mueller’s favorite afternoon activity, 4-6pm. Check the big board for our latest specials.

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

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Bramble On Through Summer’s Dog Days With Brazos Valley

Tired of 100-degree scorchers? Keep it cool with our friends, Brazos Valley Brewery this Thursday, August 15th from 5pm-8pm. Sample their refreshingly crushable Bramble On, a sour wheat ale made with blackberries and raspberries. Bought the beer? Keep the glass!

Also, our Brewery of the Month deal now features Zilker’s Coffee Milk Stout! Take home a six-pack of this local favorite for only $7.99 — also on sale: sixers of Parks & Rec Pale and Marco IPA. Stock up, deals this good don’t last forever.


 Special Events at WhichCraft Tap Room

Thursday, August 15th
5-8pm Brazos Valley stops by to sample Bramble On, a fruited sour ale perfect for the dog days of summer.


New Beers This Week

Back In Stock: Roughtail’s Everything Rhymes With Orange IPA

Adelbert’s Change My Attitude – Tart and slightly salty, this key lime gose is quite the refresher. 5.1% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Good

Armadillo Dapper Apple – A “well-groomed” amber ale featuring apple juice and a touch of spices to match (contains lactose). 5.5% ABV /  Denton, TX / Availability: Decent

Blue Owl Plum de Plume – Sour Harvest Ale with plums and spices. Blue Owl has picked rich malts with a lot of caramel and dried fruit notes to give a balance to this slightly higher sour ale (68 SUs). Some hops were added to balance sweetness and sourness, but the real focus was fruit and spices, including 1275 lbs of plum puree as well as bitter and sweet orange peel, dried sage, and vanilla.  5.4% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Good (Friday)

Clown Shoes Double Burnt Caramel – Bourbon barrel-aged imperial brown ale with notes of caramel, toffee, and subtle roasted malt flavor. 11% ABV / Boston, MA / Availability: Decent (Friday)

Destihl Funkengruven – New England IPA. A fusion of beer styles. Destihl brews half the batch normally and kettle-sours the other half. Summit & Simcoe hops, along with added grapefruit, produce a funky harmony of tart, citrus flavors & aromas. 7.2% ABV / Normal, IL / Availability: Good (Friday)

Jester King Pattinson Porter –  Pattinson Porter was brewed with Texas Hill Country well water, Weyermann Munich, Caramunich, Carafa III, Blacklands Brownfield, and Liberty hops. Fermented for a little over 6 weeks in stainless steel, then let condition in its bottle vessel for an additional 11 weeks. Brewed with Jesterking’s mixed culture containing several strains of Brettanomyces. 8.4% ABV / Austin, Texas / Availability: Limited (Friday)

Martin House Best Maid Sour Pickle Beer – Martin House’s beloved Salty Lady gose, spiked with Best Maid pickle juice. Like drinking straight from the jar! 5.5% ABV / Fort Worth, TX / Availability: Good (Friday)

Martin House Pachuco – The tequila barrel-aged version of Martin House’s agave and guava sour ale, El Chuco. This beer was aged in tequila barrels for four months. The aging results in a blend of tart and sweet flavors with a little heat and oakiness from the tequila barrels. 8% ABV / Fort Worth, Texas / Availability: Decent

Roughtail Everything Rhymes With Orange DDH Galaxy – Roughtail gives their Everything Rhymes With Orange IPA a huge shot of Galaxy dry hops in addition to the normal dry hops, resulting in a ridiculous 7+ pounds of dry hops per barrel. 7% ABV / Midwest City, OK / Availability: limited

Tupps DDH Series 12 Key Lime – This tasty milkshake IPA is brewed with key lime, vanilla lactose, and graham crackers (not to mention copious amounts of El Jefe, Huell Melon, and El Dorado hops).  7% ABV / McKinney, TX / Availability: Good

Zilker Spacewolf Hazy IPA – A collaboration with Oddwood Ales. The combination of pilsner, oats, barley and chit malts creates a full-body brew with a clean finish. Galaxy hops, complemented by Simcoe cryo and azacca cryo result in a ripe pineapple flavor. 6.8 ABV% / Austin, TX / Availability: Decent

903 Blueberry Lemon Gose – A light & tart fruited gose with prominent berry flavor. 6.5% ABV / Sherman, TX /Availability: Good


New Beers on Draft at WhichCraft Taproom

Full Draft List Available on our Website

Austin Beerworks Amber Vision – Easy drinking amber ale. Nice and malty with a slightly bitter finish. 6% ABV / Austin, TX

Stone Pomma Said Knock You Out Pomegranate Red IPA – Red India Pale Ale w/ pomegranate made by Pink Boots Society. 7.5% ABV / Escondido, California

American Solera Terpy Citra  – This Single Hop Double IPA brings the tart, hoppy goodness straight to your palate. Juice heads — this one’s for you! 8% ABV / Tulsa, OK


This Week’s Specials

  • Brewery of the Month! Zilker‘s Parks & Rec Pale, Marco IPA, and Coffee Milk Stout, each just $7.99. Grab a six-pack and start the school year off right. 
  • WhichCraft Happy Hour: Mueller’s favorite afternoon activity, 4-6pm. Check the big board for our latest specials.

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

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