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Enjoy By 12-21-12

Discussion in 'US - Southwest' started by azdback, Oct 24, 2012.

  1. Lutter

    Lutter Advocate (650) Texas Jun 30, 2010

    We're going to be saving that for closer to Christmas... I'm currently enjoying the 2nd to last Rodeo Clown... I'm gonna need some more of that, it's fantastic! */completely off topic*
     
  2. ehsteve

    ehsteve Savant (260) Texas Jan 13, 2009

    Austin Saucer's got it.
     
  3. Lutter

    Lutter Advocate (650) Texas Jun 30, 2010

    Not the beer in question, but I should also mention that CM had a magnum of Double Bastard for sale for $93. Ya know, if you want the biggest bottle of Stone beer possible. First I've seen of the new batch.
     
  4. HopAG

    HopAG Savant (485) Texas Sep 22, 2012

    Damn this was tasty as hell! I might even go as far and say that it might be better than 10th anniversary.
     
  5. codyhaskell

    codyhaskell Savant (320) Texas Aug 27, 2009

    I'm missed out on this in Houston and am STILL out of town until Friday. Anyone have any leads on this being tapped this weekend or looking to part with a bottle?
     
  6. DanzBorin

    DanzBorin Initiate (0) Texas Apr 11, 2012

    I haven't even seen it in Houston in a bottle. I'm sure it'll still be floating around.
     
  7. Lutter

    Lutter Advocate (650) Texas Jun 30, 2010

    This IPA is one of the most tropical I've ever had. Mango & Pineapples in your face. Much less bitter than Ruination 10th, IMHO.

    Reminded me a lot of New Belgium/Alpine Super IPA in a few ways. '

    Cheers to Stone! People who say "nyah, Stone hasn't made a good beer in years" are idiots between this, Ruination 10, 16th, and Mint Chocolate.
     
  8. codyhaskell

    codyhaskell Savant (320) Texas Aug 27, 2009

    Spec's downtown received theirs yesterday, according to Twitter. HEB Bunker Hill had theirs last week and its already gone per a phone call Monday morning.
     
  9. DanzBorin

    DanzBorin Initiate (0) Texas Apr 11, 2012

    Glad HEB Bunker Hill has completely gone off the grid...
     
  10. H0rnedFr0gs

    H0rnedFr0gs Savant (475) Texas Mar 12, 2012

    Tried this today. Pretty sexy stuff. Rare as hell in FTW
     
  11. BlindSalimander

    BlindSalimander Savant (275) Texas Aug 16, 2010

    Got me a couple bottles today. There were still 6-8 left that I could see. The cashier commented that a bunch of people had been buying it so she was going to grab a bottle.
     
  12. dronedream

    dronedream Aficionado (135) Texas Sep 10, 2012

    PIcked up two bottles at the Specs in Corpus about an hour ago. 2 bottle limit.
     
  13. atpben

    atpben Savant (255) Texas Oct 5, 2006

    Picked some at the Specs Weslayan in Houston. There were more left.
     
  14. TXhomebrewer

    TXhomebrewer Savant (320) Texas Dec 4, 2010

    Grabbed a few from specs rayford/sawdust. Also heard specs louetta got some today also.
     
  15. BK1017

    BK1017 Aficionado (205) Texas Nov 9, 2009

    Went to Sunrise Mini-Mart in Austin last night and the cashier he would be getting "Enjoy By" today. Happy hunting Austinites.
     
  16. DanzBorin

    DanzBorin Initiate (0) Texas Apr 11, 2012

    I tried last night at the Specs at Westheimer/Kirkwood and today at Jones/290. 2 strikes...

    Hope I find some soon. I want more than the four ounces I had of the first batch.
     
  17. omnigrits

    omnigrits Savant (345) Texas Jun 1, 2006

    I hear there's a keg at Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter Lane. Think I might go down there tonight for Geeks Who Drink.
     
  18. Chuk_Hell

    Chuk_Hell Savant (255) Texas Apr 12, 2012

    I'm "pretty sure" there is still some at Westgate CM. There were yesterday.
     
  19. Chuk_Hell

    Chuk_Hell Savant (255) Texas Apr 12, 2012

    400 Rabbits? Nice little bar that's a destination of it's own. I might go down there myself if there's a keg of Enjoy By.
     
  20. omnigrits

    omnigrits Savant (345) Texas Jun 1, 2006

    Really? Dammit. I was there early on Tuesday and didn't see any on the shelf or at the desk, and there wasn't anyone around to ask about them. Are they keeping them in the back?
     
  21. kevinscott

    kevinscott Savant (345) Texas Oct 21, 2008

    They seem to keep just about anything "limited" at that little wine desk lately. Even the Stone Chipotle/Vanilla Smoked Porter, which still seems to be everywhere, is back there.
     
  22. Chuk_Hell

    Chuk_Hell Savant (255) Texas Apr 12, 2012

    They didn't come in until Tue afternoon. Stone rep. Steve tweeted there are about 36 left there.. about 2 hours ago.
     
  23. Was there last night and they had a couple of cases to the left of the wine desk. Also had some Sam Adams Merry Mischief in the cooler.
     
  24. omnigrits

    omnigrits Savant (345) Texas Jun 1, 2006

    Ah, okay. I have to go tomorrow morning anyway, maybe I can get there this evening somehow. Thanks.
     
  25. Chuk_Hell

    Chuk_Hell Savant (255) Texas Apr 12, 2012

    Anyone seen this on tap in South Austin? Taplister is only showing it at Hopfields and a Whole Foods in Bee Caves.
     
  26. mhenson42

    mhenson42 Advocate (615) Texas Nov 20, 2011

    Specs on DeZavala in SA had 12+ on the shelf as of about 5:30 tonight if anyone is looking in SA.
     
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  27. omnigrits

    omnigrits Savant (345) Texas Jun 1, 2006

    Had some at 400 Rabbits tonight. Damn tasty, but $5 for half a pint.
     
  28. nate8767

    nate8767 Aficionado (195) Alabama Nov 1, 2011

    Whoever said this is an Alpine in disguise is exactly right. It's like a more balanced Duet, which I'm not sure if that makes it slightly better or slightly worse. A+ Stone, Chad would be proud!
     
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  29. pwsoldier

    pwsoldier Advocate (575) Texas Apr 26, 2007

    Agreed. Drinks a lot like an Alpine clone. Wonderful stuff.
     
  30. Chuk_Hell

    Chuk_Hell Savant (255) Texas Apr 12, 2012

    I was there too and the weirdest thing is... to me anyway, it tasted less intense on draft than the bottles I've had. One would think it would be the other way around. Maybe my sinuses were a little stuffy? Maybe those glasses they served it in were not optimal ( I used tulips at home) I don't know. It was less satisfying than the bottle version.

    Weird huh?

    I gave up after one half pint and had a couple of their excellent Bill Norris-inspired cocktails.
     
  31. HoodooOperator

    HoodooOperator Savant (275) Texas Sep 27, 2012

    Petrol will have 'Enjoy by' on tap today, along with Deviant Dales, Burton Baton & Ranch DIPA per FB.
     
  32. BK1017

    BK1017 Aficionado (205) Texas Nov 9, 2009

    Pinthouse Pizza on Burnet has Enjoy By on tap. $7 for 12oz snifter. Damn tasty stuff! (grab a pizza while there, so good!)
     
  33. H0rnedFr0gs

    H0rnedFr0gs Savant (475) Texas Mar 12, 2012

    King's in FW got 2 cases today. Going quick
     
  34. Beeradical

    Beeradical Aspirant (25) Texas Aug 14, 2012

    Red's Porch. They still have RU-55, too.
     
  35. Lutter

    Lutter Advocate (650) Texas Jun 30, 2010

    Is this still available at CM Westgate? Thinking I need to pickup at least 2 more bottles before the end of teh world.
     
  36. bentwookie

    bentwookie Initiate (0) Texas Jan 13, 2008

    Not sure about CM but the Valero at Barton Skyway had ~4 on the shelf at 2pm today.
     
  37. DamianX13

    DamianX13 Aficionado (185) Texas Sep 18, 2012

    HEB Escarpment has a bunch.
     
  38. DanzBorin

    DanzBorin Initiate (0) Texas Apr 11, 2012

    Any of this stuff in Houston besides downtown Specs?

    I've been trying at my 2 easy stops (Specs 290/Jones and Specs Westheimer/Kirkwood). D&Q didn't get any at all.
     
  39. atxdelivery

    atxdelivery Savant (255) Texas Aug 28, 2010

    Austin peeps, Bangers and Mash on Rainy street has it or had it on tap last week. It taste as close to drinking good pot as anythign I have ever sipped. Strips the enamel right off your teeth.
     
  40. Chuk_Hell

    Chuk_Hell Savant (255) Texas Apr 12, 2012

    One case left.