Let’s do cool technology stuff! We’re hosting a pop up Virtual Reality arcade brought to you by Fair Worlds Drink a beer on another planet!
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.