Our Real Ale Brewery of The Month Deal Merrily Rolls Along!

Here at WhichCraft, when y’all speak, we listen — even if your speech is a little slurred at times. The demand for our October Brewery of the Month deal has been incredible. So much so that we’re going to keep it going through November. There’s still time to enjoy FOUR delightful $6.99 six-pack options! Looking for a light porch pounder? Look no further than either the crisp Hans’ Pilsner or classic Fireman’s #4 Blonde. More of a hop head? We have the Axis IPA’s bright, citrus flavors in abundance. Want to take your craft game to the next level? Try the demonically delicious Devil’s Backbone Tripel (at 8.1%, this sixer ain’t for the faint of heart). Think you’re up to the challenge? Stop by our Mueller Taproom and find out–and grab a pour of something tasty while you’re at it.

Hoppy Holidays y’all! As November brings delightfully chilly temperatures, we’re continuing to sell Advent Calendars! Don’t miss your chance to enjoy a unique, 24-beer assortment– hand-picked by our knowledgeable staff and guaranteed to inspire cheer all December long!  Don’t forget, when calendars are available for pick up mid-November, two lucky (completely random) customers will receive deluxe calendars, featuring an assortment of beers worth over DOUBLE the sales price of $100. Pre-order your calendar in-store or via phone (payment accepted upfront and credit card can be taken over the phone). Order now, spots will fill up fast!

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.


New Beers This Week

Back in stock:  Left Hand Fade To Black

Brooklyn Chocolate Stout – Within this Russian imperial stout you’ll find a dark chocolate aroma and flavor achieved through the artful blending of six malts and three distinct mashes. 10% ABV / Brooklyn, NY / Availability: Good

Lakewood Texas Porter– Complex but easy going. Lakewood used Texas malts to create this roasty Porter.  5.46 % ABV / Garland, TX / Availability: Good

Victory Fizzy Bizness Brut IPA– Brewed exquisitely with sultry hops and special ingredients, this fruity and dry IPA work elegant and tropical notes that sparkle like bubbly and drink like champagne. 7.1% ABV / Downington, PA/ Availability: Good

Jester King Kollaborationsbier– a Farmhouse Saison collaboration between Jester King and Live Oak. Kollaborationsbiermittschechischemhopfenundwilderbakterienhefekombination (or Kollaborationsbier for short) literally means “collaboration beer with Czech hops, wild yeast, and bacteria” in German. 4.2% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Good

Lone Pint 667 – An American India Pale Ale; orange nectar with a frothy white head; light malt body; seriously chocked full of hop flavor and aroma with notes of grapefruit, peach, & honey.  6.67% ABV / Magnolia, TX / Availability: Decent

Odd Side Hazel’s Nuts–  This complex coffee stout aged in bourbon barrels provides mouth-watering vanilla, oak, whiskey, chocolate and espresso flavors along with toasted hazelnuts are rich and pleasant on the tongue. 11% ABV / Grand Haven, MI/ Availability: Good

Odd Side Nut Bandit–  Imperial Brown ale with Hazelnut. 9.25% ABV / Grand Haven, MI / Availability: Good

Odd Side Citra Pale Ale–  Odd Side’s flagship beer which is brewed exclusively with Citra hops. The aroma is an intoxicating bouquet of grapefruit, tropical fruit, lemon, and pine. 5.75% ABV / Grand Haven, MI / Availability: Decent

Odd Side 2 Cats in the Wall–  Double NE Style IPA. 10% ABV / Grand Haven, MI / Availability: Decent

Odd Side Dank Juice–  Low bitterness gives way to juicy hops and a smooth, creamy, hazy beer.  7% ABV / Grand Haven, MI / Availability: Decent

Odd Side Double Boysenberry Fruitsicle–  Juicy, fruity, imperial ale brewed with lactose.  Brewed with boysenberries, blackberries, and black currant. 6.75% ABV / Grand Haven, MI / Availability: Decent


New Beers on Draft at WhichCraft Taproom

Full Draft List Available on our Website

Family Business AuroraFresh bread aroma and a creamy honey graham cracker flavor blend harmoniously with a bright and crisp hop finish, resulting in a remarkably balanced and seductive lager. 5.1% ABV / Austin, TX

Bishop Light Cide –  a session cider, easy on the ABV’s, calories, sugar, and carbs, but big on flavor.  4% ABV / Dallas, TX

Whitestone Velvet Nunchucks – Classic British Brown Ale. 6.8% ABV / Cedar Park, TX

Vista Merriwether– A classic German hefe featuring dewberry & dandelion blossoms, plus fragrant elderberry. 4.5% ABV / Austin, TX

St. Elmo Carl– German Pilsner malt, Tettnanger Hops, and clean Kolsch yeast come together in graceful harmony to make the perfect everyday beer.  Kolsch takes the best parts of the ale and lager worlds and puts them into one amazing sip. White wine ester and a sharp lager-esque bite combine to make your mouth happy. 4.5% ABV / Austin, TX

Zilker Run It BackHazy Pale, tropical, crusher. 5.3% ABV / Austin, TX

Brazos Valley Greetings From Brenham -Greetings From Brenham is crisp and dry IPA (like champagne) with loads of Citra and Mosaic hops. 6.5% ABV / Austin, TX

Lone Pint Yellow RoseA SMaSH, Single Malt, and Single Hop, IPA using a caboodle (the technical term for a large amount of malt) of malt and a new hop released in 2012 called Mosaic (HBC 369). 6.8% ABV / Magnolia, TX


This Week’s Specials

  • It’s our October Brewery of the Month– In November! Six-Packs from Real Ale, including their Devil’s Backbone, Axis IPA, and Fireman’s #4, are still just $6.99.
  • 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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Keep It Real With $6.99 Real Ale Six-Packs

Here at WhichCraft, we believe there’s a beer to suit all tastes, just ask our October Brewery of the Month, Real Ale Brewing Co.– who have graced us with FOUR delightful $6.99 six-pack options! Looking for a light porch pounder? Look no further than either the crisp Hans’ Pilsner or classic Fireman’s #4 Blonde. More of a hop head? We have the Axis IPA’s bright, citrus flavors in abundance. Want to take your craft game to the next level? Try the demonically delicious Devil’s Backbone Tripel (at 8.1%, this sixer ain’t for the faint of heart). Think you’re up to the challenge? Stop by our Mueller Taproom and find out–and grab a pour of something tasty while you’re at it.

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.


New Beers This Week

Back in stock: Brazos Valley 7 Autumn Angels, Odell Isolation

Martin House Peanut Butter Pretzel Stout – Martin House’s beloved Pretzel Stout, now with peanut butter. 6.5% ABV / Fort Worth, TX / Availability: Good (Friday)

Austin Beerworks Black Thunder– If a stout and a pilsner had a lovechild, it would be Black Thunder. 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 / Austin, TX / Availability: Decent

TUPPS DDH IPA Series 14– TUPP’s hazy, juicy IPA is back with 35% Calypso, 35% Bravo, and 30% Amarillo hops. 7.1% ABV / McKinney, TX / Availability: Good

TUPPS DDH Horchata – New England style milkshake IPA, double dry-hopped with Calypso, Bravo, and Amarillo hops. Cinnamon, lactose, and vanilla added. 7.2% ABV / McKinney, TX / Availability: Good

903 OME Pecan Porter – A robust porter infused with a classic southern ingredient, pecans. Full-bodied and a little sweet. OME’s bold flavor comes from roasted malt, generous hop additions, and toasted pecans.  8.5% ABV / Sherman, TX / Availability: Good

Einstock Wee Heavy –  This Wee Heavy is rich and hearty, with a touch of smokiness that remains incredibly balanced. 8% ABV / Akureyi, Norðurland Eystra Iceland / Ratebeer: 83 / Availability: Good

Einstock Icelandic White–  Crafted clean and crisp, the balanced addition of orange peel, coriander, and rolled oats ensure this beer remains incredibly flavorful and refreshingly drinkable. 5.2% ABV / Akureyi, Norðurland Eystra Iceland / Availability: Good

5 Stones Sleepy Hollow – Ale handcrafted with smoked pumpkin and traditional pumpkin pie spices. 7.7% ABV / New Braunfels, TX / Availability: Decent

Texas Keeper Heirloom  –  A cider blended from classic American heirloom apples. 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. Rome Beauty (~1817), contributes notes of strawberries and light floral aromas. 7.9% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Decent

Locust Cider Dark Maple Cider –  Washington apples blended with maple, dates, and brown sugar. Complex, yet smooth and balanced with a maple finish. 6.9% ABV / Woodinville, WA / Availability: Decent

Roughtail Hail Juicifer (2019) – This juicy IPA features Citra, Amarillo, and Mosaic Hops. 6.66%  ABV / Midwest City, OK / Availability: Decent

Lagunitas Hazy Memory (2019) – Hazy Memory is a cloudy IPA full of oats and smooth wheatly-esque-ish-ness, packed with some of the murkiest, juiciest, turbid Loral 291, Hallertau Blanc, Galaxy, and Citra Hops. 7.7%  ABV / Petaluma, CA / Availability: Good

Zilker Friends With Benefits (collab with Southern Heights Brewing) –  All your favorite hops provide a bright citrus flavor punch, and new late fermentation dry-hopping techniques take the aroma to the next level. An extra smooth mouthfeel is achieved due to extended conditioning time and a higher finishing gravity. 7% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Limited


New Beers on Draft at WhichCraft Taproom

Full Draft List Available on our Website

Lakewood Meon Baller IPA –  Melon Baller is a 6.9% ABV Hazy IPA brewed with Loral, Citra, Bravo and Huell Melon hops as well as fresh cantaloupe.  6.9% ABV / Garland, TX

Lakewood Peanut Butter Temptress –  Lakewood’s rich and dreamy Temptress milk stout,  made with chocolate, peanuts, and a touch of sea salt. 9.1% ABV / Garland, TX

Whitestone Velvet Nunchucks – Classic British Brown Ale. 6.8% ABV / Cedar Park, TX

(512) Whiskey Barrel Aged Pecan Porter (2018) – (512) Double Pecan Porter is a robust porter accented by organic Texas-grown roasted pecans and subtly enhanced by aging in recently emptied oak whiskey barrels. Notes of chocolate, coffee, and pecan marry with the subtle flavors of vanilla and whiskey to make this a wonderful warmer worth sharing and savoring. 9.5% ABV / Ratebeer: 97 / Austin, TX

Zilker Scooter Wasteland – NEIPA brewed with oats and a touch of lactose for a silky, full mouthfeel that perfectly balances the ridiculous amount of Galaxy, New Zealand Wakatu, Strata, and Citra Cryo hops. 6.8% ABV / Austin, TX

Pinthouse Pizza/ABGB Pizza Party Pils -Two award-winning Austin brewpubs have teamed up to create the Pizza Party Pils. This pilsner combines the intergalactic champion pils knowledge that ABGB possesses, along with the hop obsessed style of Pinthouse Pizza, and it results in an obscenely crushable and palate-pleasing beer. 5.2% ABV / Austin, TX

Pinthouse Pizza Wet Hopped Green Battles – Gold Medal winner at the GABF! Mosaic, whole-leaf Chinook & Amarillo hops in this juicy IPA provide mouth-watering stone fruit, citrus, and mango notes throughout along with a nice crisp and dry finish. 6.3% ABV / Austin, TX

Hedgehog 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 / Ceder Park, TX


This Week’s Specials

  • It’s our October Brewery of the Month! Six-Packs from Real Ale, including their Devil’s Backbone, Axis IPA, and Fireman’s #4, are just $6.99 throughout October.
  • 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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Craft ‘Wiches at Whichcraft — Fresh & Savory Paninis, Hot Off the Press

We’re very excited to announce the launch of our craft sandwiches, made to order every day in our taproom. Each panini is assembled and pressed in-house on soft, fresh-baked Easy Tiger Ciabatta bread. Current offerings include Caprese, Ham & Brie, Turkey & Provolone, and Artichoke & Roasted Red Pepper, each $9 (plus a Kid’s Grilled Cheese for only $5!)

🎵 Do you re-mem-bah? The hot mornings of Septem-bah. We got (Nitro) cold brew on tap for-ev-ah🎵  That’s right, enjoy our NEW, silky smooth NITRO cold brew coffee. Kickstart your morning with this refreshing blend of Latin American and Ethiopian beans.

Also, starting Sunday, September 1st we’ll have a new BREWERY OF THE MONTH! Enjoy Tupps six-packs, including the Citra Pale, Tupps IPA, and National Standard American Ale, each just $6.99 all month long!

Lastly, looking to put your knowledge of beer to good use? We’re looking for a part-time beer lover to join the Whichcraft family. Wanted: friendly folks who can provide top quality customer service and geek out with customers over coffee and beer.  Interested? Please send resumes to Jody[at]whichcraftbeerstore.com


New Beers This Week

Back In Stock: Boulevard Hibiscus Gose

Rogue Ales Just-A Pinch – Within this gose, a tart tanginess meets slightly salty nuances, followed by notes of citrusy hops with a clean, refreshing finish. Made with hand-harvested salt from the Yaquina Bay.  4.5% ABV / Newport, OR / Availability: Good 

Oasis Moontower Black Kolsch – Oasis’s Moontower Black Kolsch is the brewing company’s take on a Kolsch/Schwarzbier hybrid. Oasis uses Kolsch yeast for the light, crisp & refreshing body while creating a complex malt bill that lends roasted, coffee and dark chocolate flavors.  5.2% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Good

Real Ale Moonwalk – Real Ale’s popular brut IPA tickles the palate with subtle wine notes and flavors of soft, ripe berries– all with a brilliantly dry finish.  6% ABV / Blanco, TX / Availability: Decent

Martin House Sno Patrol – Sour, fruity Sno-Cone inspired blonde ales. Choose from individual flavors including Lemon Lime sour, Cotton Candy, Tiger’s Blood, and Island Rush flavor, or grab a four-pack and experience ‘em all! 5.2% ABV / Fort Worth, TX / Availability: Decent

Maui Brewing Fancy Footwork Lager – Hoppy Session Lager featuring Citra Cryo, Loral, Chinook, and Azacca hops. Brewed in Collaboration with Austin Beerworks. 5.2% ABV /  Kihei, HI / Availability: Decent

Brazos Valley Good Vibrations – Easy-drinking wheat ale blended with refreshing lemon juice and a hint of real ginger. 5% ABV / Brenham, TX /Availability: Good (Friday)

Lagunitas Brewing Company Dark Swan – a dark purple hybrid ale that takes Lagunitas’ house yeast and feeds it some Petite Sirah grapes.  Smooth and slightly sour. 8.5% ABV / Petaluma, CA / Ratebeer: 89 / Availability: Good


New Beers on Draft at WhichCraft Taproom

Full Draft List Available on our Website

Bishop Crackberry – This award-winning cider consists of cranberry & blackberry. Crackberry is a pairing of flavors tart and sweet, joining forces to create a colorful, well-balanced beverage. 5.1% ABV / Austin, TX

ABGB Industry Pils –Crisp, assertive and extra dry, ABGB’s German-style Pils is hopped with German Saphir hops. 4.9% ABV / Ratebeer: 80 / Austin, TX

Blue Owl Cool & the Gang – A collaboration with Lazarus Brewing, this sour summer beer is the perfect balance of tart, lemon, and Earl Grey tea. 3.5% ABV / Austin, TX / Availability: Good

Hops And Grain DDH Greenhouse IPA – Crisp, refreshing dry-hopped India pale ale with Amarillo, Azacca and Chinook hops.  6.5% ABV / Austin, TX

Vista Journey – Journey is a crisp, smooth rye lager brewed in collaboration with Flying Machine Brewing. 5.1% ABV / Austin, TX

Mohua Sauvignon Blanc – An aromatic wine that fuses together notes of passionfruit, gunsmoke, pink grapefruit and hints of fresh-cut herbs.


This Week’s Specials

  • New Brewery of the Month Alert! Six-Packs from Tupps Brewing company, including their Citra Pale, IPA, and National Standard, each 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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