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Firestone Walker in ATX

Discussion in 'Southwest' started by Walt, Jan 15, 2013.

  1. mrkmrk

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    :)

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  2. mrkmrk

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    Went to pick another up for a fellow BA... all gone :(.
     
  3. kmello69

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    Dont worry, I think there will be more
     
  4. 13DegN

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    I bought one from that Hancock HEB by accident. Accident? Yeah, too little sleep somehow crossed the Sucaba and the Parabola in my dead head. I know, I know. Both have same type of box is all I can think. Anyway, now I have one more than expected. Maybe a gift for family or friend... or I drink it too. Figure it out later.
     
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    Wah, I accidentally bought one of the best barleywines in the world.
     
  6. Cablejelly

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    I lol'd at this
     
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  7. 13DegN

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    :) It is a very good one indeed! So good, I've bought a glass at Pinthouse for an acquiantance who wanted to try but let the price scare em. And yeah not a bad oops(?) but already had enough o that one..or so I thought. Not greedy or hoarder. prefer to leave for others that need, but was just one. Did some inventory, some drinking and giving away some extra DR12 and a few others today to coworker. Got a little room. Move along, nothing to see here. Now for the Parobala, be patient self.
     
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    If I read your post in Christopher Walkens voice, it becomes all kinds of entertaining. :D
     
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    Fresh bottles of Double Jack (2 weeks old) were being put in at Arbor Walk this afternoon...that's amazing stuff!
     
  10. Lutter

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    Any 4-packs yet?
     
  11. mindswoop

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    Not that I saw.
     
  12. starkmarvelo

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    Union Jack at Gabriel's San Marcos. This makes me happy. Hopefully the limiteds will follow.
     
  13. Sudsday

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    Want the Wooky
     
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    I'd want the Wookey.
     
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    I want the Wookey. Love it!
     
  16. elbrooksie

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    Thats what she.....

    sigh, never mind.
     
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    When is Wookey Jack coming to town? Parabola? Any notions?
     
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    No idea on Parabola, but I was told last week that Wookey should be here this week (bottles)
     
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    Parabola isn't released until next month...April 12th maybe? I would imagine that any Parabola that makes it here would be a few weeks behind the release date, similar to other west coast special releases that we get.
     
  20. kevinscott

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    It's already label approved since I bought one at Spec's during the initial roll out. I would think that it would get here sooner. Haven't Double Jack bottles been delivered within ~10 days of bottling or am I thinking of a different beer?
     
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    Yea you're right about the label approval...I didn't think of that. Double Jack is produced in far greater numbers than Parabola though so probably easier to get it here faster. I hope it's not much of a delay from release date to our shelves (or behind the counter)...I have a lot more faith in Brown than pretty much all the other distributors in our state so that bodes well for our chances at Parabola sooner than later.
     
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    There were only 2 cases of 2012 Parabola released in Austin during the rollout. I'd expect the 2013 release next month.

    I just want the rest of their catalog to hit here. Want a 6-pack of Velvet Merlin.
     
  23. bccocx

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    East 1st Grocery received some more FSW:

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    Sunrise got more FW stuff today as well

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    Man, I'm pretty jealous of you guys. I sure hope this stuff makes it's way to Houston soon.
     
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    Ugh have to wait til weds hope it's still avail
     
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    Finally some 6-packs!
     
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    Brown Dist had the sixers in the warehouse a while now - decided to release them today (April 1st)...
     
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    Any Wookey Jack been spotted anywhere other than East 1st and Sunrise?
     
  31. mrkmrk

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    Walker's Reserve Porter and a little bit of Sucaba (in addition to DJ and the rest of the regulars) at Hancock. Way to go, Nick!
     
  32. velcrowe

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    There's some Wookey Jack at Specs Airport.
     
  33. kmello69

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    Scott at Specs RR emailed that they have it a few days ago (havent been in since, though)
     
  34. Chuk_Hell

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    There's bombers of Wookie, Double Jack and Union Jack at CM Westgate along with sixers of DBA and Union.
     
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    Lots of Sucaba left at HEB Hancock. He was putting more on the shelves as I grabbed one.
     
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    This prompted me to head down there and buy it all.

    They actually had too much to buy all of it, but I tried, dammit! ;)
     
  37. mrkmrk

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    I might have to go and grab another.
     
  38. Phoenix2443

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    Shit I'm really tempted to go grab one right now but can't leave the house as I'm watching the dog currently (this sounds trivial but it's a 5 month old Great Dane with way too much curiosity), may have to risk it.
     
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    Bring him with you. It's Austin, they let dogs in stores ther, right? lol
     
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    Not sure if they let them in supermarkets I should just say he's my service dog. He provides the service of helping me pick out beer
     
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