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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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.

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