Everything Prairie Ales (Livin' it up, I say yeaah)

Discussion in 'Southwest' started by chaseabeer, Mar 11, 2013.

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  1. chaseabeer

    chaseabeer Feb 4, 2009 Oklahoma

    4 new saisons are landing in stores Friday. All Brett conditioned.
     
  2. Clonies720

    Clonies720 Oct 24, 2012 Texas

    Funky Galaxy and Merica will be mein. All mein. The new labels are cool as hell. Can't wait to drink them and put them on display on my "wall of beer"
     
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  3. H0rnedFr0gs

    H0rnedFr0gs Mar 12, 2012 Texas
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    Best new thread of the New Year!

    Can't wait to try Gold and have kegs of Standard to buy
     
  4. Clonies720

    Clonies720 Oct 24, 2012 Texas

    ....We're getting kegs of PAA? Dude. I need one for my birthday in mid-April.
     
  5. cfh64

    cfh64 Aug 16, 2005 Texas
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    Pardon my ignorance but will they be in TX stores yet or just OK? I know you mentioned it in another thread but for some reason I though PA wouldn't be in TX for another month or two. This would be a great early surprise.
     
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  6. chaseabeer

    chaseabeer Feb 4, 2009 Oklahoma

    Just OK. You guys will get everything but Funky Galaxy (I need hops) starting next month. A new beer will land there every other month or so.
     
  7. rainerschuhsler

    rainerschuhsler May 17, 2012 Texas
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    Fuck YES. I am so excited about these beers.
     
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  8. Wheatmeister

    Wheatmeister Mar 4, 2013

    Regarding all things Prairie Ales....Have you sent any Noir to places in Stillwater? I've found Prairie Hop at Brown's and Prairie Ale at the Wine and Liquor Warehouse on 51, but no Noir and I REALLY wanna try some.
     
  9. H0rnedFr0gs

    H0rnedFr0gs Mar 12, 2012 Texas
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    Standard was $8.50 a sixer when I had it purchased for me in OK. If it remains near that price point I may never be able to turn it down...or I can go wheeze the juice off Matt's keg.
     
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  10. kmello69

    kmello69 Nov 27, 2011 Texas
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    Just Dallas, or everywhere? I've only tried a few PA beers, but they were excellent, and would love to have access to more.
     
  11. cfh64

    cfh64 Aug 16, 2005 Texas
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    I love Brett, bring on the funk! Sounds like the saisons will be here just in time for Spring, nice :)
     
  12. jasonycurtis

    jasonycurtis Mar 17, 2012 Oklahoma

    How big are the batches? I know this stuff is gonna sell very well.
     
  13. mattisloco

    mattisloco Feb 13, 2007 Texas
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    Who is this Matt character you speak of?
     
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  14. chaseabeer

    chaseabeer Feb 4, 2009 Oklahoma

    About 150 cases each for OK. 150 of each shipped else ware.
     
  15. H0rnedFr0gs

    H0rnedFr0gs Mar 12, 2012 Texas
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    How many states are you in currently? A silver dollar if you can name them all on memory ;)
     
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  16. AAxsom

    AAxsom Jan 13, 2010 Texas

    MORE QUESTIONS! This may be a dumb one, but where in Tulsa (particularly on the south side) carry your stuff? My parents live in Tulsa, and I'd love to have them pick me up a few bottles of the new stuff coming!

    Thanks!
     
  17. chaseabeer

    chaseabeer Feb 4, 2009 Oklahoma

    I'd have them go to the Biergarten in Jenks. You should call and reserve some.
     
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  18. Clonies720

    Clonies720 Oct 24, 2012 Texas

    Biergarten Wine and Spirits has it for sure. They're in Jenks, OK, which is like a 21 minute drive. Not sure on the shop owner's name, but he has a very active facebook page, and is AWESOME to deal with. In fact, he's taking pre-orders right now.

    Edit: Chase beat me to it.
     
  19. chaseabeer

    chaseabeer Feb 4, 2009 Oklahoma

    If ur in South Tulsa, it's like 5 min drive. I'm from South Tulsa.
     
  20. Clonies720

    Clonies720 Oct 24, 2012 Texas

    I'm just waiting for my Oklahoma buddy to ship me an allotment of the new beers and a few Prairie Noir's. Love me some Prairie Noir. I want to do a side-by-side comparision to BCBS. For science.
     
  21. Lutter

    Lutter Jun 30, 2010 Texas

    So excited about this coming to TX.
     
  22. willandperry

    willandperry Sep 15, 2011 Colorado
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    "BCBS is just cool because people think its cool"
     
  23. chaseabeer

    chaseabeer Feb 4, 2009 Oklahoma

    It's my favorite beer. But I like alcohol
     
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  24. willandperry

    willandperry Sep 15, 2011 Colorado
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    Same here
     
  25. Clonies720

    Clonies720 Oct 24, 2012 Texas

    It's purely for science. BCBS is a great cold-winter-day-by-the-fire kinda beer for me, while Prairie Noir is a 24/7 drinkable beer that goes well with any day.

    Edit: I'd also like to make BCBS cupcakes. It's one thing to drink beer, it's a whole nother game to cook with beer. I recently made Yorkshire Stingo beer ice cream. The range of flavors is impressive. Vanilla, an espresso-bite, raisins, malty, boozy (dat 9% ABV), and caramel.
     
  26. H0rnedFr0gs

    H0rnedFr0gs Mar 12, 2012 Texas
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    Just my opinion and all but they are totally separate experiences in my mind.

    Whereas I see drinking BCBS next to a fire after a cold day snowboarding or hunting or whatever..the important part is 'after'. I see Noir as a sausage and eggs breakfast beer of champions. Who needs FBS if you have Noir? Me and the lady enjoyed a nice half case for Saturday and Sunday brunch and I have to highly recommend doing the same.

    I like to timeline my beer apparently.
     
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  27. Clonies720

    Clonies720 Oct 24, 2012 Texas

    Funny. You pretty much echo'd my sentiments in the post above yours

    Quote: "BCBS is a great cold-winter-day-by-the-fire kinda beer for me, while Prairie Noir is a 24/7 drinkable beer that goes well with any day."
    Cheers!
     
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  28. rainerschuhsler

    rainerschuhsler May 17, 2012 Texas
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    If anybody in Oklahoma picks up any (or all!) of the new Prairie ales this week and wants to trade, send me a BM.
     
  29. H0rnedFr0gs

    H0rnedFr0gs Mar 12, 2012 Texas
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    Drinking a Ten Fidy. Responding slowly..you beat me ;)
     
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  30. willandperry

    willandperry Sep 15, 2011 Colorado
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    Ill drink BCBS Any day. That being said.... Id drink Noir any day as well.
     
  31. lokieman

    lokieman Jan 20, 2011 Oklahoma

    Just traded for a Noir and a Prairie Ale. Really excited to try some Prairie stuff and hope they make it to TX sooner than later. I used to live in Tulsa and can't recall a single notable brewery at the time. Good to see Oklahoma stepping up with some great breweries...
     
  32. Clonies720

    Clonies720 Oct 24, 2012 Texas

    When's the next bottle share? i'll bring 1 of each of the beers being released Friday
     
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  33. Lutter

    Lutter Jun 30, 2010 Texas

    I can't remember where you are (and city names got wiped out), but Austin has one every 1st Sunday of the month.
     
  34. Clonies720

    Clonies720 Oct 24, 2012 Texas

    Houston.
     
  35. ext1rpate

    ext1rpate Feb 21, 2011 Texas
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    I also sometimes forget that this isn't just a Texas forum :p
     
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  36. rainerschuhsler

    rainerschuhsler May 17, 2012 Texas
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    Yeah, the missing city names are driving my crazy.
     
  37. chocosushi

    chocosushi May 1, 2011 Oklahoma

    All Brett Conditioned, eh?



    Very nice!
     
  38. chaseabeer

    chaseabeer Feb 4, 2009 Oklahoma

    Yeah, it will take a few weeks for it to start kicking up some serious flavors, but the other things going on in the beers make up for it for sure.
     
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  39. OUJayhawk1799

    OUJayhawk1799 Jan 25, 2013 Oklahoma
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    Yep. Its the only place I go now.

    Also, really looking forward to trying the new stuff.
     
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