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The "NO DRAMA" Dissident In TX Thread

Discussion in 'US - Southwest' started by lokieman, Jan 4, 2013.

  1. lokieman

    lokieman Savant (475) Oklahoma Jan 20, 2011

    Should be popping up around Austin the next couple of days. I was able to snag a bottle from Sunrise today...not sure if they're getting more (they're out now btw). I hear all the other usual suspects around town and the state (CM, Specs, etc...) should be getting small amounts. Post if you have info please...
     
  2. bccocx

    bccocx Advocate (710) Texas Jan 13, 2007

    SLW&S thinks they'll be getting some next Thursday.
     
  3. canadianghetto

    canadianghetto Savant (475) Texas Oct 15, 2011

    If any Austin pals can score an extra bottle, I will bring you a Karbach BB Hellfighter bottle the next time I come to town.
     
  4. frogfan

    frogfan Savant (370) Texas Sep 4, 2009

    An Avenue knows where several cases are per his twitter...
     
  5. mattisloco

    mattisloco Savant (455) Texas Feb 13, 2007

    Sorry about the other thread, thanks for starting a new one.

    Dissident should be at most better beer stores over the next month. Specs for what ever reason will not have it unless things change.
     
  6. lokieman

    lokieman Savant (475) Oklahoma Jan 20, 2011

    Think Specs in the Austin area are fully expecting to receive Dissident. I know that at least on location had it on their invoice but it wasn't on the truck. They are being told next week...but it's been next week for some time now so who knows.
     
  7. I haven't been around this site much and missed the other thread but...Dissident came out about 3 weeks ago in San Antonio. I guess for once San Antonio got it way ahead of the rest of the state. Why did it take so long to arrive in other markets?
     
  8. utx05

    utx05 Disciple (60) Dec 11, 2012

    3 cases at specs airport, Brodie said expecting it Monday. Not sure what status is with CM. Sunrise sold out within like 30 minutes of the tweet this morning.
     
  9. BrutalSusan

    BrutalSusan Aficionado (225) Texas Dec 13, 2011

    just got two bottles from specs airport. theyre now at a one bottle limit.
     
  10. mattisloco

    mattisloco Savant (455) Texas Feb 13, 2007

    Glad Specs got the issues corrected that prevented them from selling it in DFW.
     
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  11. dissident reserve hit Los Angeles area about 3-4 weeks ago and is long gone
    can't believe it just coming out there would have thought it was all gone by now
     
  12. Did you have someone with you, or were they at a two-bottle limit and now have bumped it down to a one-bottle limit due to the unexpected demand for a very popular beer that they got 36 bottles of?
     
  13. BrutalSusan

    BrutalSusan Aficionado (225) Texas Dec 13, 2011

    they bumped it down.
     
  14. BrutalSusan

    BrutalSusan Aficionado (225) Texas Dec 13, 2011

    [​IMG]

    Prescious Cargo. Babies on board!
     
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  15. DanzBorin

    DanzBorin Initiate (0) Texas Apr 11, 2012

    I'd like to do a dramatic reading... aww crap, I guess I can't here... ;)

    Good luck to you Austin folks. :) I've yet to try this beer and thanks to a distribution scuffle, Houston won't get any this year.
     
  16. Chuk_Hell

    Chuk_Hell Aficionado (220) Texas Apr 12, 2012

    Some is at CM Westgate. Strict one bottle per customer limit. Ask the wine guy.
     
  17. rainerschuhsler

    rainerschuhsler Savant (350) Texas May 17, 2012

    Booooo!
     
  18. Ahaley

    Ahaley Aficionado (120) Texas Dec 24, 2009

    Specs Arbor Walk habit but won't sell it until it's in the system.
     
  19. DanzBorin

    DanzBorin Initiate (0) Texas Apr 11, 2012

    It was mentioned in the Drama-filled version of the Dissident thread.

    I guess at least I don't know what I'm missing. lol
     
  20. miikezombie

    miikezombie Savant (345) Texas Aug 13, 2010

    Should be able to land it via trade relatively easy. Throw up an ISO.
     
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  21. MattSweatshirt

    MattSweatshirt Advocate (645) Texas Jun 29, 2011

    Did I miss this in Dallas?
     
  22. mattisloco

    mattisloco Savant (455) Texas Feb 13, 2007

    Ya it was around a month ago.
     
  23. starkmarvelo

    starkmarvelo Advocate (500) Nevada Jan 20, 2010

    What is it selling for in Austin?
     
  24. dumptruck81

    dumptruck81 Savant (370) Texas Dec 28, 2011

    Got mine for 13.99
     
  25. dumptruck81

    dumptruck81 Savant (370) Texas Dec 28, 2011

    This is really frustrating. Feels like we keep waiting and now they're waving it in our face. I know it's nothing intentional, but still frustrating. I'd like to at least manage a couple bottles.
     
  26. mattisloco

    mattisloco Savant (455) Texas Feb 13, 2007

    It was the same story up here in Dallas with specs. They got two cases and had to refuse the shipment twice because it wasn't in the system. They never sold it.
     
  27. pwsoldier

    pwsoldier Advocate (540) Texas Apr 26, 2007

    Different distributors. Apparently BEK (DFW & SATX) got it a month before Capitol (Austin) did, and now they're saying that Abyss is coming very soon. And I have no clue who carries Deschutes in Houston and why they're apparently getting the shaft.
     
  28. Lutter

    Lutter Advocate (650) Texas Jun 30, 2010

    CM Westgate has gone through a case and is almost out of their second and last of The Dissident. Picked up my 1 bottle. If I see it again in my travels... I'll make sure a Houstonite gets some (for some Karbach ;) )
     
  29. kmello69

    kmello69 Advocate (505) Texas Nov 27, 2011

    I'm not even in town and I got 2 bottles. :p

    Walked into a store in MD today and they had 2 dusty cases of BCBS and a case of BC coffee just sitting on the floor. Didn't buy any, but damn it's nice to see good distribution and wish we had it so good.
     
  30. Ahaley

    Ahaley Aficionado (120) Texas Dec 24, 2009

    Please purchase said BCBS and then pm me! :)
     
  31. lokieman

    lokieman Savant (475) Oklahoma Jan 20, 2011

    Why wouldn't you grab some Coffee...? That's just silly...
     
  32. pwsoldier

    pwsoldier Advocate (540) Texas Apr 26, 2007

    I grabbed a Lolita and a Sucaba off the shelf last time I was in MD. Amazing distro in that region.
     
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  33. Definitely not intentional - somehow somebody at the brewery messed up and did not load the cases of dissident when they sent the shipment to Austin last month...that is why it was delayed.

    every store which carries craft beer is getting a case each because CBC only got 40 cases - specs got about 5-6 cases coz they're Specs ( not really - there total store count around Austin is 6 may b? i dunno i never been to any specs :|) they get all there beers at Brodie location and that location decides which specs gets what -

    i was gonna comment on the drama on the other thread but NAHHHH - im on a vacation in India so i'll pass. try and take it easy coz after all its just beer and (to me) not worth arguing or pissing anybody off...

    NAMASTE
    Sohail A.K.A sam
     
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  34. dumptruck81

    dumptruck81 Savant (370) Texas Dec 28, 2011

    Just beer homie. Beer carefull and stay out of any accidents.
    Enjoy the vacay and some piece of mind
     
  35. kmello69

    kmello69 Advocate (505) Texas Nov 27, 2011

    I already have 2, so I wanted to get stuff I don't have. I'm thinking of going back, though, because its hard to pass up!
     
  36. DanzBorin

    DanzBorin Initiate (0) Texas Apr 11, 2012

    I'll take it off your hands. ;)
     
  37. dumptruck81

    dumptruck81 Savant (370) Texas Dec 28, 2011

    Lmk if your driving home. I'll gladly wire you some $ if you'd mule some back for me
     
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  38. kmello69

    kmello69 Advocate (505) Texas Nov 27, 2011

    No, flying, and I can't find shippers. Wish I could take more
     
  39. Lutter

    Lutter Advocate (650) Texas Jun 30, 2010

    Y'all really need to learn to trade... I've got mutiples of both BCBS and BCBCS coffee coming in this week. That's a $4$ trade right now... it's plentiful. Plus you can feel good about spreadin' some Texas craft beer around to others. I'm all for that as long as you don't overdo it (IE: hurt locals ability to get them).

    Not trading my 1 bottle of Dissident though. My preeeecious.
     
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  40. dumptruck81

    dumptruck81 Savant (370) Texas Dec 28, 2011

    Figured so but it never hurts to ask sinceI also live in/near round rock.
     

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