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Pumking sightings in Ky.

Discussion in 'South' started by SPLITGRIN, Aug 12, 2012.

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  1. SPLITGRIN

    SPLITGRIN Poo-Bah (1,599) May 13, 2003 Kentucky
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    Really looking forward to the bigger pumpkin beers this year. I was hoping to find it in Danville or Lexington before it sells through. It always seems to go fast. Thanks for any help.
     
  2. drfabulous

    drfabulous Aspirant (289) Jul 23, 2005 Kentucky
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    Haven't seen it in Lexington yet.
     
  3. kaips1

    kaips1 Initiate (0) Feb 20, 2011 Kentucky

    Schlafly pumpkin is at shenanigans
     
  4. semibaked

    semibaked Zealot (566) Mar 27, 2007 Illinois

    Not in BG it isnt.
     
  5. kaips1

    kaips1 Initiate (0) Feb 20, 2011 Kentucky

    in lexington it is and has been
     
  6. HopsMatt

    HopsMatt Initiate (0) Dec 1, 2011 Kentucky
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    Not in Louisville yet but I have seen Schlafly, Shipwreck and Sam Adams. Liquor Barn and Whole Foods.
     
  7. tronto

    tronto Initiate (84) Dec 22, 2010 Kentucky
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    shipwreck? whats this?
     
  8. drfabulous

    drfabulous Aspirant (289) Jul 23, 2005 Kentucky
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    He probably means Shipyard
     
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  9. tronto

    tronto Initiate (84) Dec 22, 2010 Kentucky
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    I was thinking shipwreck porter from arcadia...got a lil excited. Been wanting to try that.
     
  10. drfabulous

    drfabulous Aspirant (289) Jul 23, 2005 Kentucky
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    You know, we don't see a ton of Arcadia in Lexington. Or New Holland. A few things, but not much. Not that I'm complaining. Just an observation.
     
  11. HopsMatt

    HopsMatt Initiate (0) Dec 1, 2011 Kentucky
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    Shipyard.

    This is what happens when you use your iPhone with autocorrect...
     
  12. tronto

    tronto Initiate (84) Dec 22, 2010 Kentucky
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    you're not missing much.
     
  13. drfabulous

    drfabulous Aspirant (289) Jul 23, 2005 Kentucky
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    Probably true. I might have wasted some money on the Mad Hatter series of 22 ounce bottles, though, if they were around.
     
  14. tronto

    tronto Initiate (84) Dec 22, 2010 Kentucky
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    plenty here if youre ever in town.
     
  15. drfabulous

    drfabulous Aspirant (289) Jul 23, 2005 Kentucky
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    Every now and then we're in Louisville. But then I waste my money on imports we don't see here (though, thanks to Shenanigans, we are seeing more and more quality Shelton imported products).
     
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  16. antzman

    antzman Aspirant (208) Feb 14, 2005 Indiana

    We got our first run of Pumking in Southern Indiana yesterday. Small amount now, and quite a bit coming in the beginning of September.

    I've enjoyed a couple of the New Holland Hatter series. The oaked hatter and the white hatter were really good. I've not tried the black or rye yet.
     
  17. deadonhisfeet

    deadonhisfeet Poo-Bah (1,505) Apr 23, 2011 Kentucky

    Haven't seen any in Northern KY yet, but I just got back from Jungle Jim's in Fairfield, OH and they had a ton of it. I expect to see it here any day now.
     
  18. SPLITGRIN

    SPLITGRIN Poo-Bah (1,599) May 13, 2003 Kentucky
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    Still no sign of the Pumking in Lexington. I stopped at two LB's and Whole foods on Sunday. I did find some Great Lakes Octoberfest and Schlafly Pumpkin at those locations though. It was a nice consilation overall.
     
  19. erichall

    erichall Initiate (0) Nov 13, 2008 Kentucky

    Should be appearing this week according to river city rep last week.
     
  20. drfabulous

    drfabulous Aspirant (289) Jul 23, 2005 Kentucky
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    Looks like Pumpking is in Lexington.
     
  21. deadonhisfeet

    deadonhisfeet Poo-Bah (1,505) Apr 23, 2011 Kentucky

    Pumking has FINALLY arrived here in Northern KY too. Just saw on Party Source's (Bellevue) website that it is IN STOCK ('bout damn time!).

    I never buy that much of this beer, but I do like to have a bottle to drink on Halloween night.
     
  22. bigsquirrel

    bigsquirrel Initiate (0) Aug 26, 2009 Kentucky

    We'll never get it here in Owensboro. Our local Bud distributor has the rights to Southern Tier, O'Fallon, Sierra Nevada, GI, etc and absolutely REFUSE to order anything from those brands (except 312, Honkers, SN PA). I've been fighting a battle with them for nearly 3 years now. You don't know how frustrating it is to hear of everyone else getting GI Bourbon County while I sit here with my dick in my hand. Nonetheless, I order less and less from them every single day!
     
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