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Discussion in 'Southwest' started by pushstartnow13, Apr 8, 2012.

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  1. pushstartnow13

    pushstartnow13 Initiate (0) Nov 28, 2011 Texas

    Check out this link and you can find what labels have been approved by the TABC. In just a couple minutes searching I have found that Dogfish Noble Rot has been approved for package and draft as well as labels from Lazy Magnolia Brewing and Goose Island. What will you find?
    https://label.tabc.state.tx.us/esd3-tlabel/
     
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  2. BgThang

    BgThang Initiate (0) Dec 23, 2007 Texas
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    I just saw hopstorm by saint arnolds. what the heck is that?

    and olde school barley wine for DFH hells yeah!
     
  3. icetrauma

    icetrauma Devotee (480) Sep 7, 2004 Texas

    Aaaaaaaahhhhh yeah! I've always wanted to try Olde School!! And double ditto the wtf on Hopstorm?
     
  4. canadianghetto

    canadianghetto Initiate (0) Oct 15, 2011 Texas
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    Rodenbach
     
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  5. thirdeye11

    thirdeye11 Disciple (397) Feb 3, 2009 Texas
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  6. Bungletronics

    Bungletronics Initiate (141) Jan 5, 2009 California

  7. icetrauma

    icetrauma Devotee (480) Sep 7, 2004 Texas

    I cant recall correctly but isn't Goose Island owned by In-Bev?
     
  8. bbadger

    bbadger Initiate (0) May 20, 2011 Texas

    Correct. Goose Island was bought out by In-Bev.
     
  9. nate8767

    nate8767 Initiate (82) Nov 1, 2011 Alabama
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    Only on draft though. Damn you all you awesome Houston and Austin beer bars!
     
  10. Bungletronics

    Bungletronics Initiate (141) Jan 5, 2009 California

    Better than no Goose Island.
     
  11. djjohnnyd

    djjohnnyd Initiate (0) Jan 17, 2008 Texas
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    Nice. So they are starting with Lolita and Nut Brown Ale...I assume we will get some others at some point. Would love some Bourbon County on tap....
     
  12. kspongeworthy

    kspongeworthy Initiate (0) Feb 25, 2011 Texas

    TABC does nothing cool. They just do their job (especially when AB-InBev tells them how high to jump). The breweries that actually pony up the cash for licensing in TX are the cool ones.
     
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  13. BgThang

    BgThang Initiate (0) Dec 23, 2007 Texas
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    Crazy Mountain brewery, stevens point brewery, Krebs, and looks like festina in bottles finally w00T
     
  14. BgThang

    BgThang Initiate (0) Dec 23, 2007 Texas
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    still dont see southern tier.
     
  15. icetrauma

    icetrauma Devotee (480) Sep 7, 2004 Texas

    Because they are not coming.
     
  16. LittleDon

    LittleDon Initiate (0) Feb 16, 2009 Texas

    Great link, Thanks!
     
  17. BgThang

    BgThang Initiate (0) Dec 23, 2007 Texas
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    yeah, I gathered that, just wanted to point out to peeps to stop dreaming :slight_smile:
     
  18. BgThang

    BgThang Initiate (0) Dec 23, 2007 Texas
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    homefront IPA with bottle label. cant wait for that one
     
  19. icetrauma

    icetrauma Devotee (480) Sep 7, 2004 Texas

    Never had that one. If you viewed my ST thread they confirmed it via email and no plans for expansion the next 2 yrs. :slight_frown: I was looking to have some ST on the regular.
     
  20. jaymesbawned

    jaymesbawned Initiate (0) Feb 1, 2011 Texas

    Hoping this opens the Goose Island floodgates! It's getting hard for me to lug all that back whenever I visit family in Ohio!
     
  21. chadspivey

    chadspivey Initiate (0) Jun 1, 2006 Texas

    Bourbon County would be the best news i've heard in a while. Still, even if they do come, they'll test the waters for at least a year before bringing in the good stuff.
     
  22. canadianghetto

    canadianghetto Initiate (0) Oct 15, 2011 Texas
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    Juliet was just approved on 4-04, so someone at GI is actively applying for beers to be approved to TX. If anything comes of it we will see, but the countdown is on.
     
  23. PhatAtUT

    PhatAtUT Zealot (547) Jul 31, 2009 Texas
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    ive never been myself, but ive heard that some brickhouse tavern locations in austin and houston have had some of the GI regulars on tap.
     
  24. Phoenix2443

    Phoenix2443 Disciple (333) Jan 20, 2010 Texas
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    Quick question, do they have to put their initial fee of 2k or whatever ridiculous price in order to submit labels or can they do this before that? Wonder if they are seeing how many they can get approved before paying up
     
  25. champ103

    champ103 Poo-Bah (3,839) Sep 3, 2007 Texas
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    They do not, at least not anymore. When GI was in Texas, about 5-6years ago maybe. Just the website for that establishment does not update per region.
     
  26. mattisloco

    mattisloco Devotee (414) Feb 13, 2007 Texas
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    I really hope this website is inaccurate... I've found a couple of beers that were just released that do not show label approval from TABC on here.
     
  27. icetrauma

    icetrauma Devotee (480) Sep 7, 2004 Texas

    And they are?
     
  28. mattisloco

    mattisloco Devotee (414) Feb 13, 2007 Texas
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    One is Coney Island/Schmaltz Lenny's RIPA
     
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  29. PhatAtUT

    PhatAtUT Zealot (547) Jul 31, 2009 Texas
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    try Releta Brewing. they make the schmaltz beer.
     
  30. lokieman

    lokieman Initiate (0) Jan 20, 2011 Oklahoma

    Thought Saranac contract brewed our supply....
     
  31. PhatAtUT

    PhatAtUT Zealot (547) Jul 31, 2009 Texas
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    i have no idea. they applied for TABC licensing under the releta name though.
     
  32. lokieman

    lokieman Initiate (0) Jan 20, 2011 Oklahoma

    Just searched both and Saranac pulled up a few but none of the Shmaltz stuff and Releta returned no results...I'm not sure their search engine is accurate.
     
  33. PhatAtUT

    PhatAtUT Zealot (547) Jul 31, 2009 Texas
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    the search function has been worthless for me as well. i just scrolled back through a few months, looking at all results. all the schmaltz beers are on there.
     
  34. wolffman17

    wolffman17 Aspirant (249) Jul 14, 2005 Texas

    Make sure you're searching under trade name instead of brand name.
     
  35. icetrauma

    icetrauma Devotee (480) Sep 7, 2004 Texas

    With all this Goose Island talk, I sent them an email so, the ball is in there court. Let's see what they have to say.
     
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