Everything Jester King

Discussion in 'US - Southwest' started by dumptruck81, Aug 25, 2012.

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  1. kmello69

    kmello69 Advocate (610) Texas Nov 27, 2011

    Or call out to Bee Caves (Specs or Twin), because things last a good bit longer out there
     
  2. rainerschuhsler

    rainerschuhsler Savant (370) Texas May 17, 2012

    I just left the downtown/midtown/Smith street Spec's with the last bottle of Das Überkind! They had plenty of OG Wytchmaker (that's weird, right?) and they just put on the shelf some (off-topic) 2013 Boulevard Rye-on-Rye.
     
  3. cfrobrew

    cfrobrew Advocate (550) Texas Oct 9, 2012

    The last time I was out there and got some boxers thats where I got it from. The twin liquors across the street had some too.
     
  4. kmello69

    kmello69 Advocate (610) Texas Nov 27, 2011

    Yup, I meant Twin Liquors, but somehow had Total Wine on my mind (from another thread). D'oh! :confused:
     
  5. cmoody91

    cmoody91 Savant (325) Illinois Mar 21, 2010

    Ah no! Just got into Houston last night, been looking at HEB/Specs in the Cypress area to no avail!
     
  6. chocosushi

    chocosushi Savant (450) Oklahoma May 1, 2011

    They used English yeast for that one for some reason or other.[/quote]
    Glad I'm not the one who noticed this.
     
  7. DanzBorin

    DanzBorin Initiate (0) Texas Apr 11, 2012

    Only the Midtown Specs gets special JK releases. They neglect the outlying stores completely.
     
  8. UHCougar12

    UHCougar12 Advocate (530) Texas Feb 21, 2011

    Only THAT specs gets the special releases. Hebs are hit/miss
     
  9. DanzBorin

    DanzBorin Initiate (0) Texas Apr 11, 2012

    Yeah, HEB locations just depend. The one by me doesn't get much, if any Jester King.
     
  10. UHCougar12

    UHCougar12 Advocate (530) Texas Feb 21, 2011

    [quoherbs DanzBorin, post: 760851, member: 672161"]Yeah, HEB locations just depend. The one by me doesn't get much, if any Jester King.[/quote]
    3/6 hebs near me get 0 jk.
     
  11. icetrauma

    icetrauma Savant (495) Texas Sep 7, 2004

    My HEB is a big goose egg on JK but we do get Karbach special releases.
     
  12. Lutter

    Lutter Advocate (650) Texas Jun 30, 2010

    Just picked up another Uberkind from CM and this one has the new bottlecap!
     
  13. Got 2 at Beer and Wine World in Mansfield. Both have the new cap.
     
  14. kmello69

    kmello69 Advocate (610) Texas Nov 27, 2011

    The ones I got at Specs RR had the new caps too. Cool stuff.
     
  15. Lutter

    Lutter Advocate (650) Texas Jun 30, 2010

    My girlfriend says I'm easily excited, lol.

    My other bottles were from Stanley's @ The Brewery, which might be why they only have gold caps. Who knows.
     
  16. DanzBorin

    DanzBorin Initiate (0) Texas Apr 11, 2012

    Mine had plain caps and were purchased at Specs.
     
  17. starkmarvelo

    starkmarvelo Advocate (515) Nevada Jan 20, 2010

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    Bought at Specs. The cap is the reason I decided to buy it.
     
  18. icetrauma

    icetrauma Savant (495) Texas Sep 7, 2004

    AAAAAAAARRRRRRRRRGGGGGGGGGGHHHHHHHHH! D&Q tweeted they have OG Black Metal on the shelf! Curses!!!! I'm outta beer money! Oh, he also tweeted he has Weasel Rodeo out as well.
     
  19. starkmarvelo

    starkmarvelo Advocate (515) Nevada Jan 20, 2010

    Figures.
     
  20. kevinscott

    kevinscott Savant (345) Texas Oct 21, 2008

    I saw four bottles at WhipIn onThursday afternoon.
     
  21. jesterkingbeer

    jesterkingbeer Savant (440) Texas Jun 28, 2010

    During our Das Uberkind bottling day (10/17/12), we ran out of the plain gold caps and switched over to the new ones. It's the same beer, but some of the batch has the plain gold caps and some has the new caps.

    Jeff Stuffings
    Jester King
     
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  22. starkmarvelo

    starkmarvelo Advocate (515) Nevada Jan 20, 2010

    The caps are awesome.
     
  23. Daemose

    Daemose Savant (480) Texas Oct 3, 2011

    I wish some could have made it to Houston.
     
  24. cmoody91

    cmoody91 Savant (325) Illinois Mar 21, 2010

    Ended up finding Uberkind at Central market on westheimer/weslayan had 4 cases sitting on the floor as of Noon today. Grabbed two bottles to split with my family while I'm home! Also had commercial suicide and some others on the floor, no funk metal though. Found a ton of OG black metal at specs over on Richmond west of 610 too.
     
  25. Lutter

    Lutter Advocate (650) Texas Jun 30, 2010

    Spec's Brodie still has Funk Metal & Das Uberkind.

    I was more interested in Buffalo Trace Single-Barrel for $19.99. Hubba hubba.
     
  26. blatherbeard

    blatherbeard Savant (430) Texas Sep 30, 2007


    I would gladly send you money for OG BM ;)

    id even let you have a bottle for your troubles LOL

    then again, thats an awful long drive.
     
  27. Erik

    Erik Aficionado (110) Texas Mar 5, 2012

    I still see OG Black Metal at a lot of smaller Specs and HEBs around town in Houston.
     
  28. cfrobrew

    cfrobrew Advocate (550) Texas Oct 9, 2012

    The shell on blackhawk and NASA got it. It's owned by the same guys that own nobi public house...
     
  29. Daemose

    Daemose Savant (480) Texas Oct 3, 2011

    I meant the caps. LOL
     
  30. Azzy

    Azzy Savant (300) Texas Jul 16, 2012

    I still cant find Bhudda's Brew... For those who havent gotten Funk Metal there is about 15 sitting at Whole Foods on Waugh. $14.99 and no limit.
     
  31. starkmarvelo

    starkmarvelo Advocate (515) Nevada Jan 20, 2010

    No offense, but since your name has been turned into a verb and is synonymous with hording, I can't help but chuckle.
     
  32. Lutter

    Lutter Advocate (650) Texas Jun 30, 2010

    Can buying 2-3 bottles of releases be called "Careful Luttering?" I wanna be a verb.
     
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  33. Krumb

    Krumb Savant (300) Texas Jan 30, 2008

    Beer karma is real?!
     
  34. icetrauma

    icetrauma Savant (495) Texas Sep 7, 2004

    As long as you don't loiter to Lutter then, it should be ok to Lutter.
     
  35. Azzy

    Azzy Savant (300) Texas Jul 16, 2012

    I did it once, and yeah, even Azzy has trouble finding a bottle at times.
     
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  36. Daemose

    Daemose Savant (480) Texas Oct 3, 2011

    I have 7, you just AZZYED!
     
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  37. Azzy

    Azzy Savant (300) Texas Jul 16, 2012

    You want to share buddy?
     
  38. starkmarvelo

    starkmarvelo Advocate (515) Nevada Jan 20, 2010

    If I had more, I'd share. I wish I had 7.
     
  39. Lutter

    Lutter Advocate (650) Texas Jun 30, 2010

    Azzy, if you'd like, I can see if Stanley's @ JK has some next weekend and hold some for ya in Austin. My girlfriend has been bothering me to go out there.
     
  40. UHCougar12

    UHCougar12 Advocate (530) Texas Feb 21, 2011

    Haven't been since friday, but a few spring/woodlands hebs had buddahs on the shelves
     
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