St. Arnold’s 25th Anniversary Event

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You don’t want to miss the chance to taste St. Arnold‘s 25th Anniversary beer this Friday! We’ll have their Amber, an old favorite, on draft too. We have bottles for sale to go! One bottle per person. This will go fast, people! First come, first serve.

Looking to join the WhichCraft team? We’re looking for a unique individual with management and industry experience who will work 4+ shifts per week managing daily tap room operations, customer experience and our staff. Learn more about the Assistant Manager position!

Starting in June, our new Brewery of the Month will be Austin Beerworks! Grab some six packs of their La Verdad, Pearl Snap, Peacemaker, Flavor Country, Fire Eagle, and Bloodwork Orange for $7.99.

Take a walk on the wild side with ABW’s custom Einhorn sixers with Tropical, Ginger Lime, and Sour Cherry variations for $11.50! 


 Special Events at WhichCraft Tap Room

Thursday, June 6th
5-8pm: Come hang out with us and welcome Hedgehog Brewing, a new brewery to town! They’ll be showcasing their new IPA, Hoptimism!

Friday, June 7th
5-8pm: Celebrate TGIF with a pint of St. Arnold’s 25th Anniversary beer! We’ll have their Amber on draft too for old time’s sake.


New Beers This Week

Back In Stock: Tupps Full Grown Man, The Bruery Trade Winds (4 pk)

Tupps DDH Series 11 – Double Dry Hopped New England IPA with 40% of Michigan Copper, 30% of Michigan Chinook, and 30% of Michigan Sorachi Ace hops. 7% ABV / McKinney, TX / Availability: Good

Tupps DDH Series 11 Pina Colada – This incredibly smooth and juicy New England style IPA is brewed with pineapples, coconut and lactose. The perfect hazy, fruity beer in time for summertime! 7% ABV / McKinney, TX / Availability: Good

Austin Beerworks Einhorn Mix Pack – This Berliner Weisse mixed sixer includes their Ginger Lime, Tropical, and Sour Cherry Einhorn! 3.5% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Limited

4th Tap  Double Dragon DDH Series 2 – Double Dry Hopped New England IPA. 7% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Good

Founders’ Mas Agave – An imperial Gose brewed with agave, lime and sea salt then aged it in tequila barrels for just the right amount of kick. Consider it a party in a bottle! 10% ABV / Grand Rapids, MI / RateBeer 92 / Availability: Good

Champion Shower Beer – Perfect for any relaxing occasion, this Bohemian Pilsner sings with fresh, clean maltiness and spicy flavor and aroma contributions from 100% traditional Czech Saaz hops. Aged cold on Lager yeast for weeks for maximum refreshment. Winner of Gold Medal in the Bohemian-Style Pilsner category at the 2015 Great American Beer Festival. 4.5% ABV / Charlottesville, VA / Availability: Good

Jester King Barrel-Aged Biere de Miel – A simple farmhouse ale with well water, Texas malted barley from Blacklands Malt, hops, and watermelon honey. We then aged it in neutral oak barrels. 6.9% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Limited

The Bruery Trade Winds – Their take on a Belgian-style Tripel ale with a twist: the addition of Thai basil, complementing the fruity and spicy notes we love this time of year. Choc-tee! (“Cheers!” in Thai). 8.4% ABV / Placentia, CA / RateBeer 92 / Availability: Good

The Bruery Terreux Goses Are Red – This is a rosé – and a gose – by any other name. This stylish funky, crisp and tart Gose ale inspired by the soft sweetness of a rosé wine. The refreshing wheat-based ale begins with some of the qualities you’d expect from a gose, including coriander spicing and a light saltiness to complement the tartness imparted by our house cultures. It builds in complexity, thanks to time spent in an oak foeder and the addition of grapes, which impart a refreshing character and color. 5.6% ABV / Placentia, CA / RateBeer 92 / Availability: Good

Independence Freak Power – Blood Orange Hefeweizen and brewed with Delta hops. 5.4% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Good (Friday)

Independence Hawaiian High Boy – A new twist on their New England Double IPA with tropical fruits. 9% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Good (Friday)

Austin East Ciders Watermelon Cider – Watermelon cider is a balanced and slightly sweet cider with a refreshing finish. Grab a slice of this picnic-ready, limited-release offering before heading out to the river, lake, or your backyard with friends. 5% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Good (Friday)

Bells Pool Time – A refreshing Belgian-inspired Wheat Ale with light clove notes. The truly distinguishing feature is the use of 100% Montmorency tart cherries grown in the Traverse City region of Michigan. These cherries add a subtle tartness and bright counterpoint to other flavors, enhancing Poolside’s fruity character and making it the perfect beer for all summer activities. 5% ABV / Comstock, MI / Availability: Good (Friday)


New Beers on Draft at WhichCraft Taproom

Full Draft List Available on our Website

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brazos Valley Ramblin’ Man Experimental IPA – This IPA is loaded with experimental hop HBC-431, in addition to Simcoe hops and hop oils. 6.5% ABV / Brenham, TX

St. Arnold Grand Cru – This 25th Anniversary Grand Cru is a blend of three bourbon barrel aged beers: Belgian-Style Quadrupel, Russian Imperial Stout, and English-Style Barleywine. The Quad presents character of plums and dried cherries, followed by bitter dark chocolate, lavender, and subtle roast bitterness from the Stout. The Barleywine provides a backbone of toffee/caramel sweetness balanced by a soft hop bitter finish. The bourbon is delicately laced throughout, uniting all the components of the blend. Prost! 11.1% ABV / Houston, TX

Hedgehog Brewing Hoptimism – Soft and citrusy New England IPA with Citra, Simcoe, and Ekuanot hops. 6.2% ABV / Austin, TX

Oskar Blues Ten Fidy – This titanic, immensely viscous stout is loaded with inimitable flavors of chocolate-covered caramel and coffee and hide a hefty 65 IBUs underneath the smooth blanket of malt. It is made with enormous amounts of two-row malt, chocolate malt, roasted barley, flaked oats and hops. 10.5% ABV / RateBeer 100 / Longmont, CO

Great Divide Nitro Velvet Yeti – Introducing the newest and smoothest member of the Yeti family, Velvet Yeti. The surprisingly velvety and rich mouthfeel of the nitro pour rounds out the unmistakeable roasty, caramel & toffee notes that make Yeti such a beast. This smooth operator is sure to provide maximum joy! 5% ABV / RateBeer 94 / Denver, CO


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 happy hour prices during each game! 
  • 4th Tap’s Kung Fu Double Dragon DDH is on sale for ONLY $5.99 while supplies last!
  • Brewery of the Month! Austin Beerworks’ La Verdad, Einhorn, Pearlsnap, Peacemaker, Flavor Country, Fire Eagle, and Bloodwork Orange for $7.99! All month!
  • 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.

Flying Man Brewing Pint Night

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Take a break from the heat with Jeremiah from Flying Man this Friday night! We’ll be showcasing their Water Bomber (watermelon wheat) and Air Racer IPA. 

Help us welcome a new brewery to Austin next Friday! Hedgehog Brewing will be introducing their new IPA, Hoptimism.

We still have plenty of our new collaboration with Zilker Brewing Company, Blame It on My Juice! It’s a draft-only hazy, juicy IPA to help you cool off after a long day.

Starting in June, our new Brewery of the Month will be Austin Beerworks! Grab some six packs of their La Verdad, Einhorn, Pearl Snap, Peacemaker, Flavor Country, Fire Eagle, and Bloodwork Orange for $7.99 this Saturday. ABW is also introducing their custom Einhorn sixers with Tropical, Ginger Lime, and Sour Cherry variations…and they’re on sale for $7.99, too! Wowzers!

And finally, interested in joining the WhichCraft team? Love talking beer, coffee and helping customers? Then we’d love for you to join us! We’re losing one of our assistant managers. We need a person that has bar management experience, has a Certified Beer Server (CBS) or higher, and must be able to lift a keg. We look for people who are passionate about customer service, who are always active and on the go, not to mention love beer and coffee and look forward to talking with customers about both of these things. Email resumes and availability to jody [at] whichcraftbeerstore.com.


 Special Events at WhichCraft Tap Room

Friday, May 31st
5-8pm: Cool off with a pint of Flying Man’s Water Bomber this Friday! Jeremiah from Flying Man will be showcasing their Air Racer IPA, too.

Thursday, June 6th
5-8pm: We’ll be introducing Hedgehog Brewing and their new IPA, Hoptimism!


New Beers This Week

Back In Stock: Deschutes Abyss (2018)

Real Ale Skullberry – This Strawberry Milkshake IPA has its roots in the New England style of IPA but is modified by a small addition of lactose, which produces a softer mouthfeel and subtle sweetness. German Ariana hops give this IPA a berry-like aroma, which is boosted by late fermentation additions of fresh strawberry puree and Mexican vanilla, taking this beer to skull-splitting levels of awesomeness. 6.2% ABV / Blanco, TX / Availability: Good

Oasis Bravo Company Kolsch – Brewed in collaboration with Ranger Cattle, Bravo Kolsch is a traditional German Kolsch brewed as a salute to our veterans for Veterans Day. 4.5% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Decent

Bishop Lemon Squeezy Cider – Easy peazy, lemon squeezy. Pretty simple. Bishop’s cider combined with lemon… and then more lemon. Super refreshing and tart! 7% ABV / Dallas, TX / Availability: Good

3 Nations Haze Wizard – Unique in that New England IPAs are hazy in appearance, high in hops and low in bitterness. It has a soothing flavor that makes you want another. 7.5% ABV / Farmers Branch, TX / RateBeer 83  Availability: Good

Fredonia Macho Milk – Coffee Stout. 5.2% ABV / Nacogdoches, TX / Availability: Good


New Beers on Draft at WhichCraft Taproom

Full Draft List Available on our Website

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABGB Hell Yes – Winner of the 2018 GABF Gold Medal for Munich-Style Helles. Bavarian-style lager, it’s simple and elegant. 4.5% ABV / Austin, TX

ABGB Rocket 100 – Three-time Gold Medal Winner at GABF 2018, 2017, 2015. Their interpretation of lagers brewed by German Immigrants to Texas before Prohibition. Prost! 5.1% ABV / Austin, TX

Skull Mechanix Rock of Ages – An authentic Bohemian – style pilsner made with beautiful Czech malt and traditional Noble hops. Brewed for Rock Of Ages Tattoo shop. 4.5% ABV / Austin, TX

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

Martin House The Castaway – Imperial Pineapple Sour aged in fresh rum barrels for 5 months with over 500 pounds of pineapple puree. The rich vanilla notes from the rum barrels pair perfectly with the juicy and refreshing pineapple. It’s a tropical adventure for your taste buds. 9.5% ABV / Ft. Worth, TX

Texas Keeper Ciderweizen – The goal with the Ciderweizen was to marry the underlying pear and green apple notes from the Crispin and lemon-grapefruit of the Goldrush apples to the floral and spicied notes of old world Wit Beers and German style Hefeweizens. Notes of lemon, pear, coriander, cloves, Hallertau hops with lingering orange peel on the finish. 8.4% ABV / Austin, TX

St. Arnold Amber – A well balanced, full flavored, amber ale. It has a rich, malty body with a pleasant caramel character derived from a specialty Caravienne malt. A complex hop aroma, with a hint of floral and citrus comes from a combination of Cascades and Liberty hops. / 5.5% ABV / Houston, TX


This Week’s Specials

  • Brewery of the Month! Austin Beerworks’ La Verdad, Einhorn, Pearlsnap, Peacemaker, Flavor Country, Fire Eagle, and Bloodwork Orange for $7.99! All month!
  • 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.