Goose Island Bourbon County Brand Stout 2015

We have new release information about Goose Island Bourbon County Brand Stout!

goose-island-bourbon-county-brand-stoutWe don’t want you to wait longer than needed, we want you to have beer so here is everything we know:

  • Arrival:  The delivery truck *should* arrive Friday, November 27th sometime between 12:45-1:30p.  We just don’t know for sure but we will get it out ASAP.

  • Format:  500ml single bottles – no 4 packs this year

  • Variants:  None

  • Limits:  One (1) per person as there is less BCBS this year and the format has changed.  We wish there was more!

(American) Thanksgiving Week Release Schedule and Hours

Thanksgiving week is here and we know many of you are getting requests to bring hoppy VT-ness back with you to family and friends!

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Here is our plan:

10a Tuesday:

  • Heady Topper normal release.  At least the first 5 people in line will get a case, we hope more people get a case.  It will the be broken down to half cases, two 4 packs, then a single 4 pack so everyone will get Heady Topper.  If you are here on time, you will at least get a 4 pack.  If you come a minute late and don’t get counted, you will probably miss out.

9a Wednesday – Big release!

  • Alchemist Heady Topper – Cases to people in the front as allowed then broken down as usual.  Be here on time.
  • Lawson’s – Sip of Sunshine & Super Session as usual.  DOUBLE SUNSHINE 1 bottle per person, while supplies last!

??? Friday – Bourbon County Brand Stout

  • We will put it out for sale when the truck arrives.  The delivery truck *should* arrive Friday, November 27th sometime between 12:45-1:30p. We just don’t know for sure but we will get it out ASAP.

10a Saturday –

  • Heady Topper normal release.  At least the first 5 people in line will get a case, we hope more people get a case.  It will the be broken down to half cases, two 4 packs, then a single 4 pack so everyone will get Heady Topper.  If you are here on time, you will at least get a 4 pack.  If you come a minute late and don’t get counted, you will probably miss out.
  • Lawson’s – Sip of Sunshine & Super Session as usual.  1 Bottle of DOUBLE SUNSHINE to the first 12 people in line!

American Thanksgiving Week Holiday Hours:

  • Sun  11a-6p
  • Mon  10a-9p
  • Tue  10a-9p
  • Wed  10a-9p
  • Thu  CLOSED
  • Fri  10a-8p  /  Redemption  10a-3p
  • Sat   10a-8p  /  Redemption  10a-4:45p

 

Cigar City Jai Alai Release

Cigar City beer is here!

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We are releasing it at 5:30p on Friday, November 20th!

We’re spreading the Florida love around as much as possible by allowing one 4 pack per person of each type while they last!

Jai Alai IPA – Cigar City Brewing |  American IPA | 7.50% ABV  |  $6.99

Florida Cracker Belgian-style White Ale – Cigar City Brewing | $6.49

Invasion Pale Ale – Cigar City Brewing | American Pale Ale (APA) | 5.00% ABV | $6.49

Prices do not include VT State tax/deposit

Lawson’s & Otter Creek Double or Nothing

Double or Nothing, the barrel aged barleywine collaboration between Lawson’s & Otter Creek has landed!

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$16.99/4pk  |  One (1) 4pk per person while they last!

From http://ottercreekbrewing.com/beers/double-or-nothing:

Limited / Maple Barley Wine
Double or Nothing

Our second collaboration creation with Sean Lawson of Lawson’s Finest Liquids, Double or Nothing is a devilishly sweet Barley Wine that’s aged on maple wood and brewed with a heavenly dose of Vermont maple syrup.

Enjoy fresh or lay one down for future indulgence.

  • Alcohol By Volume:  10%
  • International Bittering Units:  40
  • Color:  Dark Amber/Brown

Hops for Hunger – Updates – Expanded Menu & New Donors

“HOPS 4 HUNGER” updates and menu!

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Thursday, November 19th – 5pm release

No reservations, must be at event in person, one bag per tier per person per day while they last.

The Beverage Warehouse has partnered up with local industry friends to raise money for hungry neighbors during the holiday season in their new “Hops for Hunger” program.  All profits from “Bevie Bags”, gift card raffles, and other gift packs will be donated to Winooski and Burlington Food Shelves.

Latest Updates:

$2,400 donation – We are pleased to announce that Leunig’s Bistro & Café Lounge has added a $10 Gift card to EVERY SINGLE one of the 240 $20 bags!

$1,000 donation – Hen of the Wood’s donated 5 $100 & 10 $50 gift certificates!

Mac’s Market – Mac’s Market is not only is giving us a better price on Turkeys they are storing it all for us as well!

Over $5,800 – That’s the amount expected to be raised just by the main and side dish menu!

Accepting Monetary Donations – Consider bringing in an extra few bucks (or more!) to donate to the cause when picking up your bag of world renowned Vermont beer!

Accepting Food DonationsWe now are accepting non-perishable, non-expired (check yo dates!) food items.  Join us in giving our friends and neighbors a needed boost!

New Menu – 4 tiers of delicious Vermont-ness!

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Hops for Hunger Main Menu:

(1 per tier, per person, per day while they last)

Butter-Baller Bag – $225

Only 5 Available – $200 from EACH BAG goes to the Food Shelf, a $1,000 donation!

  • $100 Gift Card to Hen of the Wood
  • 1 “Bevie Bag” 4pk beers from: 14th Star, Alchemist, Fiddlehead, & Lawson’s
  • 1 Bottle of Lawson’s Double Sunshine
  • 1 Bottle of Simple Roots Pink Panther by Simple Roots (we only received 12 bottles!)
  • 1 Bottle of Sumptuous Syrups of Vermont
  • 1 Jar of Tipsy Pickles

Extra Stuffing Bag – $125

10 Available – $100 from EACH BAG goes to the Food Shelf, a $1,000 donation!

  • $50 Gift Certificate to Hen of the Wood
  • 1 “Bevie Bag” 4pk beers from: 14th Star, Alchemist, Fiddlehead, & Lawson’s
  • 1 Bottle of Lawson’s Double Sunshine
  • 1 Bottle of Lost Nation Wind – OR – Simple Roots Pink Panther (while Pink Panther lasts)
  • 1 Jar of Tipsy Pickles

Second Helping Bag – $50

5 Available – $35 from EACH BAG goes to the Food Shelf, a $175 donation!

  • $10 Beverage Warehouse Gift Card
  • 1 “Bevie Bag” 4pk beers from: 14th Star, Alchemist, Fiddlehead, & Lawson’s
  • 1 can Burlington Beer Co Light in the Window Rye Double IPA
  • 1 can Zero Gravity Conehead IPA

Bevie Bag – $20

240 Available – $9 goes to the Food Shelf, a $2,160 donation!

  • 1 $10 Gift Card to Leunig’s Bistro & Café Lounge*
  • 1 Pod of Coffee from Iron Mule Distributing
  • 1 can 14th Star Brewing – Tribute
  • 1 can The Alchemist – Heady Topper
  • 1 can Fiddlehead Brewing – Second Fiddle
  • 1 can Lawson’s Finest Liquids – Sip of Sunshine
    *Please check your $20 Bevie Bag ASAP, we’ve been working so hard and missed getting a Leunig’s Bistro & Café Lounge gift certificate in one of those – mea culpa.

 

Hops for Hunger Side Dish Menu –

This could generate an extra $1,500! A few minutes before 5 we will be selling pulls from a container of 300 slips.  Each pull is $5 (cash only) for a 1 in 4 chance of winning a slip for:

  • Beverage Warehouse – Gift Certificate
  • Beverage Warehouse – Opportunity to purchase 1 bottle of Lawson’s Double Sunshine
  • Firebird Café – Gift Certificate
  • Madera’s Restaurante Mexicano & Cantina – Gift Certificate
  • McKee’s Pub & Grill – Gift Certificate
  • Mexicali Grill & Cantina – Gift Certificate
  • Misery Loves Company – Gift Certificate
  • Sangha Yoga – Gift Certificate
  • Trader Dukes Family Restaurant – Gift Certificate
  • Waterworks Food + Drink – Gift Certificate

 

Extra Dollops While They Last –

  • Farnham Brewery Free Beer Tasting Certificate – Winooski
  • Vermont Beer Tasting Glass

 

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Please thank, support, social media shout out about, etc. these Hops for Hunger participants / donors:

  • 14th Star Brewing Company, LLC
  • The Alchemist Brewery
  • Beverage Warehouse – Hops for Hunger Idea / Logistics / Labor / Promotional Materials / Venue / Gift Certificates
  • Burlington Beer Company
  • Farnham Brewery – Free Tasting Certificates – Winooski
  • Farrell Distributing – Logistics / Promotional Materials
  • Fiddlehead Brewing Company
  • Firebird Café – Gift Certificates
  • Hen of the Wood – Gift Certificates
  • Iron Mule Distributing – Donation
  • Lawson’s Finest Liquids
  • Leunig’s Bistro & Café Lounge – Gift Certificates
  • Lost Nation Brewing
  • Mac’s Market – Logistics & Goods
  • Madera’s Restaurante Mexicano & Cantina – Gift Certificates
  • McKee’s Pub & Grill – Gift Certificates
  • Mexicali Grill & Cantina – Gift Certificates
  • Misery Loves Co. – Gift Certificates
  • Sangha Studio – Gift Certificates
  • Simple Roots Brewing
  • Sumptuous Syrups of Vermont – Donation
  • The Tipsy Pickle, LLC – Donation
  • Trader Duke’s Restaurant at Double Tree Inn – Gift Certificates
  • Waterworks Food + Drink – Gift Certificates