Merchant du Vin Sampling & Hedgehog Brewing Bottle Release Back to Back

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Wanting to take your beer game up a notch? Hilda from Merchant du Vin will be here next Thursday, August 1st from 5-8 pm. We’ll have FREE samples of Ayinger Brau-Weisse, Samuel Smith’s Yorkshire Stingo, Orval, Traquair Jacobite, and Blanche de Namur!

Looking for a new farmhouse ale to take home? Hedgehog Brewing will be here for their bottle releases of Hop & a Skip and Happy Place next Friday, August 2nd from 5-8 pm. We’ll have their Hop & a Skip, dry hopped farmhouse ale on draft. 

Our Brewery of the Month is Zilker. Their Parks & Rec, Marco IPA, and Pilsgnar will be $7.99 all month! Perfect price to grab a six pack for the river or hanging out with friends.


 Special Events at WhichCraft Tap Room

Thursday, August 1st
5-8pm Wanting to expand your beer palate? Hilda from Merchant du Vin will be here next Thursday. We’ll be giving FREE samples of Ayinger Brau-Weisse, Samuel Smith’s Yorkshire Stingo, Orval, Traquair Jacobite, and Blanche de Namur!

Friday, August 2nd
5-8pm Looking for a new beer to enjoy this weekend? Hedgehog Brewing will be here for their bottle their bottle releases of Hop & a Skip and Happy Place next Friday, August 2nd from 5-8 pm. We’ll have their Hop & a Skip, dry hopped farmhouse ale on draft. 


New Beers This Week

Back In Stock: Stone Enter Night

Hedgehog Brewing Hop & A Skip – Dry-hopped farmhouse ale fermented and aged in barrels. Fermented with 100% wild yeast and bacteria from the Hill Country. Balanced hop character and aroma compliment the distinctive flavors provided by our house culture. 7.5% ABV / Cedar Park, TX / Availability: Good

Hedgehog Brewing Happy Place – Farmhouse ale fermented and aged in barrels with peaches added. Fermented with 100% wild yeast and bacteria from the Hill Country. Bright, dry and deliciously peachy. 7% ABV / Cedar Park, TX / Availability: Good 

Flying Man Water Bomber – A light refreshing watermelon wheat that is extremely well balanced. They’ve taken the hard path to make this beer with real watermelons giving you a refreshing summer time beer! 5.2% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Good

Avery Double Barrel Maple Stout – No. 52 in Barrel-Aged Series: Stout aged in bourbon and maple syrup barrels with maple syrup, coffee, and cinnamon. 15.3% ABV / Boulder, CO / RateBeer / Availability: Very Limited

Stone w00t Stout – This massive imperial stout has been a favorite among their fans since its inception in 2013. As if the pecans, wheat and flaked rye weren’t enough, they went ahead and aged 1/4th of this beer in bourbon barrels. The result is a whopping, intense, superhero of a beer with profound complexity that makes it ideal for cellaring… if you can wait that long. 11.5% ABV / Escondido, CA / RateBeer / Availability: Good

Roughhouse Brewing Friends & Berry – This light-bodied ale is refermented with local strawberries and agarita berries, the latter of which were hand-picked from the Pasternak Ranch wit a group of our best-dressed, beer working friends. 5.5% ABV / San Marcos, TX / Availability: Very Limited

Great Divide 25th Anniversary Big Yeti – To commemorate 25 years of brewing excellence, we created Big Yeti, a 13.5% ABV version of our beloved imperial stout. 13.5% ABV / Denver, CO / Availability: Very Limited


New Beers on Draft at WhichCraft Taproom

Full Draft List Available on our Website

Pinthouse Pizza Bailing Room – The winner of the Bronze Medal at the 2018 World Beer Cup, in the most highly contested category, American IPA, Bailing Room is an irresistible hop bomb. Brewed with Simcoe, Mosaic, and Chinook hops, this dark tangerine hued West Coast IPA boasts citrus, piney, and resinous notes. If you want hops, come to the Bailing Room! 7% ABV / Austin, TX

Hedgehog Brewing Hop & a Skip – Dry-hopped farmhouse ale fermented and aged in barrels. Fermented with 100% wild yeast and bacteria from the Hill Country. Balanced hop character and aroma compliment the distinctive flavors provided by our house culture. 7.5% ABV / Austin, TX

Brash Cali Green  – West Coast IPA. 7% ABV / RateBeer / Austin, TX

Brazos Valley Bramble On – Sour wheat ale made with Blackberries and Raspberries. 5.3% ABV / Brenham, TX

Last Stand Fuzzieluscious – Juicy IPA brewed with Mosaic, Simcoe, El Dorado and Chinook. 6.4% ABV / Austin, TX


This Week’s Specials

  • Brewery of the Month! Zilker‘s Parks & Rec, Marco IPA, and Pilsgnar for $7.99. All month! Grab a six pack for grilling out or floating down the river!
  • WhichCraft Happy Hour is now every flipping day from 4-6pm. Come and check the big board for current specials.

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

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Mixology Madness with Real Ale Brewing

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We’re simply mad here about our Mixology Madness night with Real Ale this Friday, July 12th, from 5 – 8 pm! We’re featuring Real Ale Brewing’s Lime Gose on draft and Tyson from Real Ale will be on hand to do some beer mixology magic combining the Lime Gose with Fireman’s Light and Skullberry IPA. We’ll also have FREE samples of El Guapo!

Our new Brewery of the Month is Zilker. Their Parks & Rec, Marco IPA, and Pilsgnar will be $7.99 all month! Perfect price to grab a sixer for the river or grilling out with friends.


 Special Events at WhichCraft Tap Room

Friday, July 12th
5-8pm: Tyson from Real Ale Brewing will be on hand to do some mixology magic combining the Lime Gose with Fireman’s Light and Skullberry IPA. 

Thursday, July 18th
5-8pm: Hi Sign will be introducing their release of Astronaut in 4 pack tallboys and we’ll have their new IPA, Incognito, on draft. Come out and have a pint with us!


New Beers This Week

Back In Stock: Prairie Artisan Phantasmagoria (Friday)

Jester King Mr. Mingo – Farmhouse saison brewed with Hibiscus. 5.9% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Good

Great Divide Strawberry Rhubarb – Strawberry Rhubarb Sour is a gift for the senses. Strawberry is the yin to rhubarb’s yang—the sweet to the tart. This beautiful partnership creates a beer that glows ruby in the glass, bursts with strawberry aroma, and bites with every sip. Bright and effervescent, this sour is a fun and refreshing, lip-puckering treat! 6.4% ABV / Denver, CO / RateBeer / Availability: Good 

3 Nations Haze Wizard – Volume 10 of this New England IPA features Azacca, Lemon Drop and Mosaic Hops. 7.5% ABV / Farmers Branch, TX / RateBeer / Availability: Good (Friday)

True Vine Chubby Angel Babies – A blend of 1/2 Mermaids & Unicorns Blonde and 1/2 Sanctimonium Belgian Quad. 9.2% ABV / Tyler, TX / Availability: Good (Friday)

True Vine Mermaids & Unicorns – Mermaids & Unicorns was inspired by East Texans requesting, “Brew me a great blonde”. The aroma is malty and bready with hints of peach and orange from the late addition of Cascade and Jarrylo hops. This smooth, clean finishing, mythical blonde is great for the Texas heat and cuisine. 5.5% ABV / Tyler, TX / Availability: Good (Friday)

Buffalo Bayou Joyful Almond – Recalling fond memories of your favorite confections growing up, Joyful Almond brings back all the gooey goodness, minus the melted mess in a wrapper. Mounds of luscious coconut are prevalent on the nose and throughout each sip as rich chocolate and toasted almond wrap your tongue with a velvety smooth finish. 5.5% ABV / Houston, TX / Availability: Good (Friday)

Bear Republic Hop Shovel – This American IPA is dry, but with a soft and rounded mouthfeel achieved by using a high proportion of wheat and rye. Hop varieties Mosaic, Meridian, and Denali provide an abundance of flavor and aroma! 7.5% ABV / Healdsburg, CA / RateBeer / Availability: Good (Friday)

Clown Shoes Pineapple Space Cake – Pineapple puree brings luscious tropical citrus flavor to this Double IPA. Matching that fruit flavor are juicy citrus hop notes from additions of Mosaic and Azacca hops. 7.77% ABV / Boston, MA / Availability: Good (Friday)

Destihl Wild Sour Series: Lemon Weisse – They’ve added lemon to their Berliner-Style Weisse beer, a traditional German-style sour wheat ale that is pale, light-bodied, low-hopped and highly attenuated. This results in a lemony-tart, refreshing treat that’s perfect for summer! 4.2% ABV / Boston, MA / Availability: Good (Friday)

The Bruery Bakery: Banana Bread – Tuck into in this rich imperial stout inspired by the warm aromatic flavors of banana nut bread. This full-bodied, blended imperial stout is treated with walnuts and banana to give it that unmistakable nutty banana bread sweetness. 10.2% ABV / Placentia, CA / Availability: Good

Thirsty Planet Dance Pants – This Kolsch pairs great with getting your groove on! This easy drinking ale uses Pilsner and Vienna malts for a crisp malt backbone, balanced with enough noble hops to spice up the dance floor. 5.6% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Good

Texas Beer Co. Hoppy Duck – Combining El Dorado, Citra, Falconers Flight, and Cascade Hops for a bright and delicious tasting IPA that pays tribute to their hometown Taylor Ducks. Boiled for 90 minutes, the malt forward foundation supports a flavorful citrus hop profile that is not too bitter and a clean West Coast Ale finish. 6.5% ABV / Taylor, TX / Availability: Good

Firestone Walker Napa Parabola – Fine wine meets a Firestone Walker legend with the inaugural release of Napa Parabola, a Russian imperial stout matured in French oak wine barrels from one of Napa Valley’s most prestigious cult wineries. 11.3% ABV / Paso Robles, CA / RateBeer / Availability: Extremely Limited (Friday)


New Beers on Draft at WhichCraft Taproom

Full Draft List Available on our Website

Spindletap Juiceton – Hazy double IPA with Mosaic, Simcoe, Columbus, & Citra. 8.5% ABV / Houston, TX

NXNW Mango Zombie Dragon – Their popular Zombie Dragon IPA with fresh mango. 6.7% ABV / Austin, TX

Jester King Highlorde – Farmhouse IPA brewed with natural, unfiltered well water, Texas malted barley, small amounts of wheat, rye, oats, and spelt, and Mandarina Bavaria and Hallertau Blanc hops, then dry hopped with Cascade, Columbus, and Mandarina Bavaria hops. It was naturally conditioned in kegs. 4.4% ABV / Austin, TX

4th Tap Can You Dig It! – Amber ale made with a complex blend of German, American, British and Belgian malts. 6% ABV / Austin, TX
Austin Beerworks Tropical Einhorn – Einhorn berliner weisse but with pineapple, passionfruit and coconut. 3.5% ABV / Austin, TX
Vista Dark Skies Black Pilsner – Clean, with hints of coffee and roasted marshmallow. European hops are used to balance the body alongside the German specialty malts and German yeast that impart fruitcake and fresh dough flavors and aromas. 4.9% ABV / Driftwood, TX
ABGB Rocket 100 – Their interpretation of lagers brewed by German Immigrants to Texas before Prohibition. Prost!
Three-time Gold Medal Winner – GABF 2018, 2017, 2015
Bronze at the 2016 World Beer Cup
. 5.1% ABV / Austin, TX
Family Business Haulin’ Oats – Malty and smooth, with a deep tobacco hue and an approachable body. Toasted oats and Honey Malt lend the aroma of oatmeal cookie. 5.2% ABV / Austin, TX
Shacksbury Vermonter – Small batch dry cider aged in former Barr Hill gin barrels from Caledonia Spirits in Hardwick, Vermont. 6.9% ABV / Shoreham, VT

Meridian Hive Rosé – A bubbly refreshing Rosé blended from ruby red grapefruit, dark sweet cherry, hibiscus and orange blossom honey. 5.8% ABV /  Austin, TX


This Week’s Specials

  • Brewery of the Month! Zilker’s Parks & Rec, Marco IPA, and Pilsgnar for $7.99. All month! Grab a six pack for grilling out or floating down the river!
  • WhichCraft Happy Hour is now every flipping day from 4-6pm. Come and check the big board for current specials.

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

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Firestone Walker STiVO Pint Night & Rare Beer Tapping

Beat the heat on June 27th with a pint of STiVO, the new collaboration from Firestone Walker and Russian River! While you’re here, enjoy a glass of Firestone Walker’s Sucaba (2018) and 22nd Anniversary beers.

Want to learn more about Virtual Reality and love soccer? Join us as we host Fair Worlds (Cup) on Friday, June 28th at 2:00 pm. Enjoy happy hour beer specials and free Virtual Reality demos while we cheer on the Women’s US Team!

We’re still your destination to watch the Women’s World Cup! We’ll have happy hour specials everyday during all of the matches!  

Our Brewery of the Month is Austin Beerworks! Grab some six packs of their La Verdad, Pearl Snap, Peacemaker, Flavor Country, Fire Eagle, and Bloodwork Orange for $7.99. It ends July 1st!


 Special Events at WhichCraft Tap Room

Thursday, June 27th
5-8pm: Cool off with a pint of STiVO Pilsner, a new collaboration beer from Firestone Walker and Russian River tonight! We’ll also have Firestone Walker’s Sucaba (2018) and 22nd Anniversary on tap.

Friday, June 28th
5-8pm: Great Divide will help you celebrate the end of your week with a Pint Night for their Velvet Yeti and Strawberry Rhubarb Sour! You can also sample their Vanilla Oak Aged Yeti and Woodwerks #1 while you’re here. You know the drill when you buy a pint, you keep the glass!

Wednesday, July 3rd
5-8pm: We’re starting our 4th of July early with a Brooklyn Brands Pint night! We’ll have Brooklyn Lager, 21st Amendment Brew Free or Die! Blood Orange, & Funkwerks White all on draft.


New Beers This Week

5 Stones Golden Boy – Dry hopped IPA with El Dorado and Citra hops.
Delights your taste buds with citrus and tropical notes! 6.5% ABV / New Braunfels, TX / Availability: Limited

Left Hand Wheels Gose ‘Round – Gose with Raspberry and Lemon Peel. Help cure Multiple Sclerosis by drinking good beer! 7% ABV / Longmont, CO / Availability: Good

Victory Liberty Bell Ringer – This DIPA pays homage to the historical and cultural significance of the great beer-loving city of Philadelphia and packs a punch worthy of the Italian Stallion himself! It was created to celebrate Philly Beer Week. 8.7% ABV / Downington, PA / Availability: Good

Real Ale Mysterium Verum El Guapo – Before adding limes and lactic acid, the finished beer was racked into tequila and mezcal barrels where it would undergo secondary fermentation with lactic acid producing bacteria. The result is a soft sourness from lactobacillus, subtle oak and smoke from the mezcal and tequila, and a refreshing saltiness on the finish. 6.3% ABV / Blanco, TX / Availability: Decent

Great Divide Oak Aged Vanilla Yeti – The sweet vanilla tones meld into the oak character and the two really support and enhance one another, all while sitting on the bold, roasty character we all love from Yeti. 9.5% ABV / Denver, CO / RateBeer /Availability: Decent

21st Amendment El Sully Mexican Lager – Grab a can of this Mexican-style lager, head to the nearest beach. El Sully (the legend) is a little harder to find! 4.8% ABV / San Francisco, CA / Availability: Good

Avery Cucumber Hibiscus Sour – A barrel-aged sour with cucumber and hibiscus. Part of the Barrel-Aged 16ers series! 7% ABV / Boulder, CO / Availability: Good

Avery Vanilla Bean Stout  – A double dose of vanilla derived from both fresh Bourbon barrels and the trio of Tongan, Ugandan, and Mexican whole vanilla beans is complemented by the essences of chocolate, caramel and molasses to round out this luxurious silky stout. 10.7% ABV / Boulder, CO / RateBeer / Availability: Good

Unibroue La Résolution – The perfect balance between spicy, caramel and roasted malt flavours is complimented by a nice roundness and persistent finish. La Resolution has a festive feel, but it can be easily enjoyed all year long. 10% ABV / Chambly, QC (Canada) / RateBeer / Availability: Good

Prairie Deja Vous – A farmhouse ale with hibiscus conditioned with Brettanomyces Bruxellensis. 4.8% ABV / Krebs, OK / Availability: Good (Friday)

Destihl Blueberry Gose – Part of the their Wild Sour Series. This Leipzig-style Gose and blueberries are a combination destined to be together, so we’ve done that for you with this edition of our Gose. The blueberries add another layer of fruity complexity to this sour ale already know for its tart, citrusy qualities while still balanced by the spicy character of coriander and a mineral-mouthfeel from French sea salt. 5.2% ABV / Normal, IL / RateBeer /Availability: Good (Friday)

903 Beermosa – Next in the line of fruit loaded beers, BeerMosa, speaks to it’s namesake. Orange permeates this beer through and through with a great IPA backbone to please almost any palate. This beer is a great session IPA that will keep you coming back for more. 6% ABV / Sherman, TX / Availability: Good

Meridian Hive Lemon – Crisp refreshing lemon draft mead made with orange blossom honey. 5% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Good

Champion Champagne Problems – A Brut Double IPA that’s brewed with over 30 lbs of hops for this six barrel batch. Incredibly dry, flavorful, and effervescent, this is one ready drinking DIPA! 8.1% ABV / Charlottesville, VA / Availability: Good (Friday)

Blue Owl Little Gose – Sour session wheat with salt with smoked lime. 3.8% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Good (Friday)

Brazos Valley Bramble On – Enjoy a refreshingly tart wheat ale brewed with blackberries and raspberries! 5.3% ABV / Brenham, TX / Availability: Good


New Beers on Draft at WhichCraft Taproom

Full Draft List Available on our Website

Brazos Valley Millions of Peaches – Belgian style witbier brewed with like millions of peaches. 5.2% ABV / Brenham, TX

Lakewood Raspberry Temptress – Imperial milk stout fermented on raspberries. Dark, smooth & sweet. 9.1% ABV / RateBeer / Garland, TX

Texas Keeper Grafter Rosé – The first cider in their Grafter Series—ciders made from heirloom apples and vintage wine grapes. This release is predominately made with Rome Beauty apples, which pressed out a pale orange. They blended the finished cider with a small amount of red wine. The result is a beautifully rounded cider with notes of strawberries and cream, a hint of green apple, and a silky finish. Enjoy this ‘grafted’ cider on a summer afternoon! 8.3% ABV / Austin, TX
Austin Beerworks Ginger Lime Einhorn – It’s refreshing, tangy, and sweet from all-natural lemon juice and cane sugar, and spiked with hard cider to really squeeze the most out of life. 6% ABV / Austin, TX
ABGB Hell Yes Helles – Bavarian-style lager, simple and elegant. Winner of the 2018 GABF Gold Medal and 2016 GABF Bronze Medal – Munich-Style Helles! 4.5% ABV / Austin, TX
The Brewtorium Space Laser – This brut style double IPA is dry as a bone, effervescent & chock full of fruity hop flavor from 7 different kinds of hops. 8.5% ABV / Austin, TX
Funkwerks White – Rooted in Belgian tradition, this refreshing wheat ale, or witbier, is our interpretation of a classic style. Its hazy pale color and creamy white head result from the ample amounts of wheat used in the recipe. The addition of raw oats contributes to a smooth mouthfeel while the Belgian yeast imparts a complex yet dry finish. Notes of orange zest and lemon with hints of spice. 4.8% ABV / Fort Collins, CO
Firestone Walker Sucaba – Confoundingly unpronounceable yet eminently drinkable—welcome to §ucaba, an epic barrel-­aged English barley wine whose original name was undone by a two­‐bit legal challenge. Big, boozy bourbon and American oak aromas combine with soft chocolate malty undertones. Complex malt flavors are framed in oak with hints of dark chocolate, vanilla, tobacco, coconut and just a touch of dark cherry. 12.5% ABV / RateBeer / Pas Robles, CA
Firestone Walker 22nd (XXII) Anniversary – A beer celebrating their 22 years brewing on California’s Central Coast. Each year, they host a barrel aged blending competition with local winemakers. This year the winning blend is from Sherman Thacher & Daniel Callan of Thacher Winery, along with Terry Hoage & Phil Lamontagne from TH Estate Wines, with help from our friend & master bread maker Arie Litman. It’s a blend of bourbon, rum & gin barrels. The final blend for XXII Anniversary Ale is Stickee Monkee (44%), Parabola (22%), Bravo (22%), Rum Barrel Helldorado (7%), Gin Barrel Helldorado (5%). 12.7% ABV / RateBeer / Pas Robles, CA

This Week’s Specials

  • Excited about the Women’s World Cup? We’ll be watching all the matches so come grab a beer and enjoy special beer prices during each game! 
  • Brewery of the Month! Austin Beerworks’ La Verdad, Einhorn, Pearlsnap, Peacemaker, Flavor Country, Fire Eagle, and Bloodwork Orange for $7.99. All month! Grab a six pack before it ends on July 1st!
  • WhichCraft Happy Hour is now every freaking day from 4-6pm. Come and check the big board for current specials.

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

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