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Everything Jester King

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

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  1. lokieman

    lokieman Savant (475) Oklahoma Jan 20, 2011

    CM Westgate has 5 cases of RU-55 and 4 cases of Boxer's for anyone looking...bunch of Uberkind as well
  2. Clonies720

    Clonies720 Initiate (0) Texas Oct 24, 2012

    I need a bottle of Boxer's Revenge. Someone save me one? BM me.
  3. lokieman

    lokieman Savant (475) Oklahoma Jan 20, 2011

    thanks man...picked one up today
  4. r0nburgundy69

    r0nburgundy69 Savant (280) Texas Jan 27, 2012 Verified

    damn sour heaven over there
  5. FUNKPhD

    FUNKPhD Advocate (515) Texas Apr 13, 2010

    But they generally deliver.

    Most of the hyped beers I've had were mediocre at best.
  6. mmireles

    mmireles Aficionado (220) Texas May 18, 2005

    Still haven't been able to locate any Funk Metal... anyone in the Houston area seen any?
  7. Daemose

    Daemose Advocate (525) Texas Oct 3, 2011 Verified

    Damn. Slept through Boxer's Revenge.
  8. Chuk_Hell

    Chuk_Hell Savant (305) Texas Apr 12, 2012 Verified

    Beat me to it but yeah, on the floor, no bottle limits. It's a free-for-all baby!

    Also got some of that Funky Funk Metal.
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  9. kmello69

    kmello69 Advocate (655) Texas Nov 27, 2011 Verified

    Well here's hoping some of it is left tomorrow because I'm up in Round Rock and can't get down there until then. :)
  10. FUNKPhD

    FUNKPhD Advocate (515) Texas Apr 13, 2010

    Should be a shipment coming through this week or next.
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  11. HopAG

    HopAG Advocate (505) Texas Sep 22, 2012

    Picked some Funk from the D&Q last week. Got the last one during the RU-55 release.

    God Bless the D&Q
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  12. DanzBorin

    DanzBorin Initiate (0) Texas Apr 11, 2012

    Depends on the beer. Their sours have been knocking it out of the park (although I still don't like Boxers), but their Saisons and Farmhouse stuff just don't do it for me.
  13. BeanBone

    BeanBone Savant (455) Texas Oct 12, 2006

    Damn, Brandon only got one case? I thought Boxer's was pretty widely available, yikes.

    Gah, will RU-55 and Boxer's be common-ish on Houston shelves soon, or is this about all we get?
  14. DanzBorin

    DanzBorin Initiate (0) Texas Apr 11, 2012

    Boxers made it to the Specs in the Burbs last batch. I would think it's a bigger batch, but will have to wait for Jeff to confirm.

    I doubt this batch will make it outside of downtown as other beers with similar case counts have been hoarded by Smith Street Specs ever since B2 Boxers.

    See, I can bring it to this thread too. :p

    Sadly it's true. :(
  15. rainerschuhsler

    rainerschuhsler Savant (405) Texas May 17, 2012 Verified

    I don't think anybody knows, but I'm hoping we see the same pattern as when Das Uberkind was released. I remember D&Q was the first to get Uberkind in Houston and it was super limited. A few days or a week or so passed by and then you saw tons of it everywhere.
  16. BeanBone

    BeanBone Savant (455) Texas Oct 12, 2006

    Brandon always gets it first as he is the top JK account in the state (or so I've been told), and he can get the product on the shelf within 20-30 seconds.
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  17. BeanBone

    BeanBone Savant (455) Texas Oct 12, 2006

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  18. DanzBorin

    DanzBorin Initiate (0) Texas Apr 11, 2012

    He certainly doesn't have to deal with the stuff like setting up UPCs and shelf space.

    He just does what he does.
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  19. H0rnedFr0gs

    H0rnedFr0gs Advocate (520) Texas Mar 12, 2012 Verified

    Before everyone goes f-ing nuts, can someone at JK confirm the number of cases of Boxers this time? Just because you miss it at D&Q or Whip In doesn't mean it's the end of the world. I would suspect that Boxers is 200+ cases like the last batch, perhaps staggered (most places in Fort Worth got a case at first and at least a second one weeks later).

    Perhaps a side question to the JK team. Isn't Boxers going to be the first limited beer to go year round(ish)? Or will that be Funk?
  20. mattchow

    mattchow Savant (415) Texas Jun 24, 2012 Verified

    is this wunderkind with new top that Houston just got a new batch? Or same batch with new tops?
  21. StArnoldFan

    StArnoldFan Champion (755) Texas Dec 28, 2012 Verified

    "The" Shell just got some RU-55 and Das Wunderkind. 1 per on both
  22. djd07

    djd07 Aficionado (245) Texas Oct 3, 2012 Verified

    It was only one case. What do you expect?
  23. BK1017

    BK1017 Aficionado (205) Texas Nov 9, 2009

    Kings Liquor on Burnet has RU-55 and Das Uberkind. $16.99 each.
  24. jbeezification

    jbeezification Savant (450) Texas Jun 6, 2012

    Hes probably saving a case or two until Christmas or Thanksgiving. Hes a sly bastard.
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  25. bentwookie

    bentwookie Initiate (0) Texas Jan 13, 2008

    I didn't see Uberkind but did see a few of the new Wunderkind.
  26. lokieman

    lokieman Savant (475) Oklahoma Jan 20, 2011

    Coulda been Wunderkind...guess I was too focused on the other two haha
  27. starkmarvelo

    starkmarvelo Advocate (540) Nevada Jan 20, 2010 Verified

    Any RU-55 in the San Antonio area? I'm looking to get one more bottle, but Gabriel's is the only store I know of that got any. Alon maybe.
  28. fragilehearted

    fragilehearted Savant (280) Texas Dec 13, 2009

    Is there any Uberkind left in DFW? I'm working on a trade & trader wanted a second. Let me know if anyone's seen it around anywhere, please!
  29. H0rnedFr0gs

    H0rnedFr0gs Advocate (520) Texas Mar 12, 2012 Verified

    Saw one in the back at Kings. Todd or Stewart will help you out. I think there is a Buddhas Brew back there as well. Maybe Specs on Hulen
  30. fragilehearted

    fragilehearted Savant (280) Texas Dec 13, 2009

    Wow, thanks for the quick reply. I'll see if I can make the drive tomorrow.
  31. channels321

    channels321 Savant (310) Texas Apr 16, 2012 Verified

    might want to check the HEB out by stone oak. they normally get stuff that sits a bit longer than most places.
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  32. mattisloco

    mattisloco Advocate (500) Texas Feb 13, 2007 Verified

    Let me know if you dont find it, I think I know a place in Garland.
  33. TX-Badger

    TX-Badger Poobah (1,020) Texas Jun 14, 2012 Verified

    The Spec's on Bryant Irvin FW had that and RU-55 on the shelf this past Saturday.
  34. air

    air Savant (370) Texas Mar 28, 2007

    Saw some on sunday at the Plano Whole Foods off Park/Preston. A tad far from you unfortunately.
  35. ext1rpate

    ext1rpate Savant (350) Texas Feb 21, 2011 Verified

    I was at CM Westgate yesterday and I saw tons of RU, Boxer's and Wunderkind. Managed to snag a couple of bottles of Funk, too.
  36. pwsoldier

    pwsoldier Advocate (610) Texas Apr 26, 2007

    Buried a few pages back.
  37. lokieman

    lokieman Savant (475) Oklahoma Jan 20, 2011

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  38. Danielbt

    Danielbt Savant (380) Texas May 4, 2012

    Spec's Arbor Walk has tons of RU-55 on the shelf.
  39. xpimptastikx

    xpimptastikx Initiate (0) Texas Oct 8, 2008

    Funk and Wunderkind as well.
  40. BruceBruce

    BruceBruce Initiate (0) Texas Dec 4, 2011

    Has RU55 made it to SPecs downtown houston yet?
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