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Jester King Salt Lick

Discussion in 'Southwest' started by mikeincharleston, Mar 9, 2013.

  1. mikeincharleston

    mikeincharleston Advocate (695) South Carolina May 1, 2009 Verified

    Any word on bottles? Just saw on FB that kegs were going out and they were waiting on bottles. My brother lives near the whip in (is there more than one)? He wants some too but he doesn't keep up with beer culture so I gotta tell him when it's there. Any help is much appreciated
  2. lokieman

    lokieman Savant (475) Oklahoma Jan 20, 2011

    Probably still waiting on label approval and/or bottle conditioning. BA's who are at the brewery today will most likely report whether or not bottles are available at Stanley's. I thought Ol Oi was going to beat Salt Lick to shelves but I could be wrong...
  3. Phoenix2443

    Phoenix2443 Savant (425) Texas Jan 20, 2010 Verified

    from what I understand Stanleys will not have bottles today but I could be wrong
  4. mikeincharleston

    mikeincharleston Advocate (695) South Carolina May 1, 2009 Verified

  5. blatherbeard

    blatherbeard Savant (430) Texas Sep 30, 2007

    its the pizza place within walking distance to JK'S brewery.
  6. mhenson42

    mhenson42 Advocate (675) Texas Nov 20, 2011 Verified

    More like "on" JKs property.
    jforeman likes this.
  7. Cablejelly

    Cablejelly Savant (275) Texas Sep 6, 2010

    It's like right there. I literally thought it was part of the brewery when we first started going there and couldn't figure out why they weren't drinking there instead of in the sun.
  8. kmello69

    kmello69 Advocate (655) Texas Nov 27, 2011 Verified


    Jester King beers always appear at Stanleys Pizza (which is on the JK property) a few weeks before they hit the stores. So the easiest way to secure bottles is often just to go to Jester King on a Saturday during their tour/tastings (1-4 every Sat) and buy bottles there. They're including it in the tastings as of this week, which means it should likely be available in bottles soon. Let me know if you need anything.

  9. jesterkingbeer

    jesterkingbeer Savant (475) Texas Jun 28, 2010 Verified

    Salt Lick bottles are ready in terms of the beer. We're waiting on label approval, followed by label printing.

  10. Ford

    Ford Advocate (570) Texas Sep 8, 2012 Verified

    Straight from the source!
  11. mikeincharleston

    mikeincharleston Advocate (695) South Carolina May 1, 2009 Verified

    Yep. Thanks. Ill keep an eye out here and FB.
  12. jacobbocce72

    jacobbocce72 Savant (355) Texas Dec 18, 2011

    Had the Salt Lick today, imo it was the best out of the 10 tastings I had. Really looking forward to getting a bottle of this when it hits stores.
  13. ThirdEyePA

    ThirdEyePA Savant (380) Texas Nov 7, 2011

    When my local pub had JK night, Salt Lick was the stand out for me also. I can't wait to grab a few bottles and put my smoker to use on some brisket and pork butt.
  14. rojomosquito

    rojomosquito Zealot (75) Texas Dec 12, 2012

    Fort Worth, 2 cases have arrived at Spec's on Hulen.
  15. nsheehan

    nsheehan Advocate (555) Texas Jul 3, 2011 Verified

    Assuming Whip In in South Austin...if they don't have it, Sunrise Minimart on Anderson near Burnet does. It's called Censored now. If the bottles aren't out, ask the awesome workers. It's $14 I think.
  16. Lutter

    Lutter Advocate (660) Texas Jun 30, 2010

    South Lamar Wine & Spirits definitely has it and they're less than 2 miles from Whip In. $13.99 there.
  17. AugustHorch

    AugustHorch Zealot (80) Texas May 8, 2013

    sunrise is out. i checked an hour ago. they should be getting more in tomorrow sometime.

    who knows though.
  18. AugustHorch

    AugustHorch Zealot (80) Texas May 8, 2013

    craft pride HAD them last night. i dont know if they still do.
  19. pwsoldier

    pwsoldier Advocate (610) Texas Apr 26, 2007

    SA: Big Hops and Gabriel's have Salt Lick. Probably Spec's De Zavala and Central Market too, but I don't know for sure.
    starkmarvelo likes this.
  20. mikeincharleston

    mikeincharleston Advocate (695) South Carolina May 1, 2009 Verified

    Got a trade lined up for this. Thanks for the updates guys
  21. ChrisYarborough

    ChrisYarborough Savant (270) Texas Oct 16, 2012

    Saw it all over Houston today. Picked up a few
  22. mykoconnor

    mykoconnor Aficionado (175) Texas Aug 18, 2010

    We still have some. Also over at Whole Foods Arbor Trails.