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Karbach Krunkin Punkin update

Discussion in 'Southwest' started by icetrauma, Sep 17, 2012.

  1. HopAG

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    Amen brother!

    I'm glad this isn't true though, can you imagine how horrible it would be to get Houston's best pumpkin brews that day?!

    Although I would love to see some sort of Houston Pumpkin festival where all the breweries come together and display their version of a pumpkin beer! One can only dream though....
     
  2. thirdeye11

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    While I know it's difficult to detect sarcasm over the internet, you're saying this was sarcastic?

    "That's freaking stupid! Delay the release of KP, at Specs anyway, just to create even more of a frenzy! Dumbass's!!!! Besides the only way to create a "battle" would be to only allow customers to buy one or the other. "

    If so, I'd hate to see what it looks like when you're pissed off for real.
     
  3. icetrauma

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    Wasn't really pissed off. Just a load of drama that's all. Been working to much.
     
  4. icetrauma

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    The bomber bottles have arrived at Karbach!!
     
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  5. HopAG

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    YESSIR!

    Did this really get delayed?
     
  6. Azzy

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    Yeah wheres our reporter?
     
  7. jbeezification

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    I have only heard one person say that, and that was in this thread. I don't think anything has been delayed.
     
  8. icetrauma

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    I asked them that exact question on FB and my post was deleted off of there sight. So, who really knows.
     
  9. icetrauma

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    My mistake. I must of not seen it. Here is their reply.

    "No delay. We are bottling it tomorrow and shipping out Friday. Should hit stores/bars on Monday."

    It's a good think I'm off on Monday!
     
  10. boogercrack

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    They broke out some bottles at the bottle share last night... this stuff is really good.
     
  11. icetrauma

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    Please elaborate on flavor profile and it's in bombers today!
     
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  12. Ford

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    Nice.. will grab some at lunchtime on Monday at a nice HEB near work.
     
  13. LadyOfMuchBeer

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    Anyone have a handle on what stores may have this?
     
  14. icetrauma

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    Big boxes of course but they wouldn't be specefic about the smaller stores. And, they didn't give any names.
     
  15. greenspointexas

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    95% is going to Specs locations and HEB's. Hell, I think D&Q is only getting a case (seriously).
     
  16. Azzy

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    When I talked to a Karbach guy at Specs a while back they told me Specs on smith was getting like a case or two more than everywhere else, he said the stores that push them the most would get most of them and he went to say Heb, Central Market and Whole Foods. So you guys should be able to pick some up at Whole Foods and Heb if you can't make it to smith before its gone. I'm probably going to HEB montrose after work and I'm sure ill find.
     
  17. HopAG

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    Very nice! I'll probably pick up 3 bombers on my way to work.
     
  18. Ford

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    Anyone found Any yet?
     
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    I was told to expect it for sale tomorrow at some markets, but some will be selling it today.
     
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    Case stack at Spec's Midtown (Smith Street). Bottle limit of 2. Aw yiss.
     
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    Anybody willing to send some of this to an Austinite? I can exchange for something I'm sure
     
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    anyone have a clue what its going for?
     
  23. greenspointexas

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    $9.45 a bottle at Specs
     
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    D&Q said later today or tomorrow, Whole Foods Kirby said tomorrow.
     
  25. icetrauma

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    Picked up 4 bottles Specs Midtown.
     
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    good lord!

    Is this a stout or more like DFH Punk?
     
  27. Ford

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    None yet at heb fm 646
     
  28. DonD

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    Thought it was a 2 bottle limit?
     
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  29. icetrauma

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    No one was standing by the cases.
     
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    This is sarcasm, right?
     
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    Next level dick moves.
    Everyone else left "unsupervised" only grabbed the limit. But hey, why not?
     
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    If there was a sign posted by it I would of more than glad only gotton 2. No signage at all. Not even a price sign. Just unmarked boxes with the Krunkin Punkin logo in black on the front. Only cases stacked up on top of each other. 2 are for me and 2 are for others. I walked all over the beer department as well for 15 minutes and I only ran into the BEK rep. Nice lady btw.
     
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    There was a highly visible sign when I was there at 10:30a that also had the price on it.

    I mean, if you didn't see it, you didn't see it. It is what it is. Maybe it fell down?
     
  34. icetrauma

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    No I didn't see it. The boxes were stacked up in the main aisle at the end of row closest to the coolers. If I offended any one, then I'm sorry.
     
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    No hard feelings with me, man. If you say you didn't see it, I have to give you the benefit of the doubt there.
     
  36. Ford

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    Ok hitting up my local smaller specs after work.. Hope they have it.
     
  37. icetrauma

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    I was out in Katy, for business reasons, and the store off of Mason didn't have any in. Said later on this week but they did have BB XXIV, Bitches Brew, with a sign stating 1 bottle limit and Positive Contact.
     
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    On Twitter this morning the beer dept. said:
    Sounds like maybe just Smith Street today for this one?
     
  39. icetrauma

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    To put this limit to rest, will there be a limit on Pumpkinator? Because last time Igot 4 bottles and Lindsey, you gave me the box with the 4 bottles in it.
     
  40. HopAG

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    About to drive to Smith St. Specs, you think they might still have some? How many cases were there?
     
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