Crafted Newsletter #160 – Birds Fly South

We’ve got some more great beer for everyone, and hope to continue getting in your requests!

New Bottles and Cans
Boulevard The Calling
Boulevard Heavy Lifting
Lagunitas Imperial Pilsner
Lagunitas Lil Sumpin Extra!
Tilquin Oude Quetsche Tilquin A L’ancienne
Evil Twin Fire Water
De Proef Wekken Sour
Green Flash Natura Morta
Green Flash Soul Style
Green Flash Double Stout
Allagash Cuvee d’Industrial
Sonoma Anvil Cider
Sierra Nevada Oktoberfest
Duck Rabbit Schwarzbier
Sweetwater The Pit & The Pendulum

For our current list of kegs on tap, please click here.

Thanks to everyone who joined us for our Pilsner tasting this past Thursday evening!  With plenty of summer heat left, we wanted to continue showing off refreshing choices for the season.  Victory Prima Pils and Oskar Blues Mama’s Little Yella Pils both made strong showings and gained several new fans.

Join us this upcoming Friday, August 7th, from 5-7 PM for a tasting featuring Birds Fly South!  We had Shawn in recently for a preview tasting but now we’ve actually got our hands on some official kegs!  BFS launched just a few short weeks ago and we’re excited to share their wild ales with the Upstate.  Stop in any time during the two hour window for a chance to taste and talk about some fantastic Saisons.

We’ve got several killer tap takeovers coming up over the next few months.  You’ll want to stay a step ahead of the game and get these dates marked on your calendar because we’ve got some very special kegs you won’t want to miss.  Fan favoriteFounders Brewing Co on Friday, September 18th with one of the best lineups we’ve ever had for a tap takeover!  Don’t be surprised if you have to show up early for this one.  We’ll also have Oskar Blues in the store on Friday, October 2nd, from 5-7 PM.  Both of these events are free so bring your friends and help us show these breweries a great time!

We’re excited to be able to help fill your beer needs now and in the future.  If you’ve got any beer suggestions or ideas, or any feedback, we would love to hear it!  Keep an eye out for more emails in the future with updates about events, new beers, new kegs, and more!  If you’d like daily updates and information about kegs as they’re tapped, make sure to like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.

Thanks again,

Carl & Vance
(864) 757-1217
www.craftedbeer.net
@craftedbeer
Facebook.com/Craftedbeer

Crafted Newsletter #159 – Tasting Extravaganza

We’ve got some more great beer for everyone, and hope to continue getting in your requests!

New Bottles and Cans
Angry Orchard The Muse
Angry Orchard Iceman
The Unknown Brewing Co 1.5ish Anniversary
Grand Teton American Sour
Ballast Point Grunion
Unibroue Don de Dieu

For our current list of kegs on tap, please click here.

Thanks to everyone who joined us for our Anderson Valley takeover last night!  We had a great time hosting Todd and reintroducing everyone to some of their awesome releases.  If you missed out, be sure to stop in today while we’ve still got some beer left for your growlers.  Brother David’s Double and the Rye Barrel Stout were our two biggest winners last night.

Join us this upcoming Thursday, July 30th, from 5-7 PM for a Pilsner tasting!  We wanted to find another refreshing, drinkable style while we’re still knee deep in the summer.  Drop in any time during the two hour window and taste a wide variety of Pilsners.  You’ll quickly find out that they’re not all alike – and there might even be a few that surprise you even if you’re not a lager fan.

We’ve got several killer tap takeovers coming up over the next few months.  You’ll want to stay a step ahead of the game and get these dates marked on your calendar because we’ve got some very special kegs you won’t want to miss.  We’ll kick things off by having Shawn and Birds Fly South back on Friday, August 7th, for an official introduction to their beer!  BFS just launched into the upstate market THIS WEEK and we can’t wait to share their delicious beer with you.  Next up will be fan favorite Founders Brewing Co on Friday, September 18th.  We’ll finish up with our friends from Brevard, Oskar BluesOskar Blues will be here on Friday, October 2nd.  All of these events are free and will run from 5-7 PM.

We’re excited to be able to help fill your beer needs now and in the future.  If you’ve got any beer suggestions or ideas, or any feedback, we would love to hear it!  Keep an eye out for more emails in the future with updates about events, new beers, new kegs, and more!  If you’d like daily updates and information about kegs as they’re tapped, make sure to like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.

Thanks again,

Carl & Vance
(864) 757-1217
www.craftedbeer.net
@craftedbeer
Facebook.com/Craftedbeer

Crafted Newsletter #158 – A Heelch O’ Anderson Valley

We’ve got some more great beer for everyone, and hope to continue getting in your requests!

New Bottles and Cans
Fullsteam Summer Basil Farmhouse Ale
Holy City Washout Wheat
Holy City Overly Friendly IPA
Crooked Stave Petite Sour Passion Fruit
Crooked Stave Hop Savant – Galaxy
Crooked Stave Colorado Wild Sage Mountain Saison
Pretty Things Jack D’Or
Against the Grain The Brown Note
Against the Grain Rico Sauvin
Evil Twin Bikini Beer
Evil Twin James Beer
Brewery Omer Vander Ghinste Cuvee des Jacobins Rouge
Stone Saison
New Belgium Long Table
Grand Teton Sour Grand Saison
Boulevard Aztec Chocolate Stout
Boulevard Ginger Lemon Radler
RJ Rockers Son of a Peach cans

For our current list of kegs on tap, please click here.

Thanks to everyone who joined us for our Green Flash IPA tasting this pastThursday!  This great San Diego brewery makes a lot of great beer, but really shines with their IPAs.  All 4 of our selections for the tasting had fans, especially the Belgian-style Le Freak.

Join us this upcoming Friday, July 24th, from 5-7 PM for a tap takeover featuring Anderson Valley!  This California based brewery makes everything from IPAs to Goses and knocks them all out of the park.  We’ll have a special version of their Wild Turkey Bourbon Barrel Stout as well as a few other delicious kegs on tap and some swag to give away with purchase of their products, so you won’t want to miss out!

Our good friends from Birds Fly South will be in the store on Friday, August 7th, from 5-7 PM for our first tap takeover with them!  After tons of hard work, Shawn’s first shipment of kegs headed to the distributor this week.  If you’re a fan of Farmhouse ales, you’ll want to make sure this day is marked on your calendar.

We’re excited to be able to help fill your beer needs now and in the future.  If you’ve got any beer suggestions or ideas, or any feedback, we would love to hear it!  Keep an eye out for more emails in the future with updates about events, new beers, new kegs, and more!  If you’d like daily updates and information about kegs as they’re tapped, make sure to like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.

Thanks again,

Carl & Vance
(864) 757-1217
www.craftedbeer.net
@craftedbeer
Facebook.com/Craftedbeer

Crafted Newsletter #157 – Happy Anniversary

We’ve got some more great beer for everyone, and hope to continue getting in your requests!

New Bottles and Cans
Green Man Wayfarer
Stone RuinTen Triple IPA
Stone w00tstout
Great Divide Whiskey Barrel Aged Old Ruffian
Duvel Maredsous Tripel

For our current list of kegs on tap, please click here.

Thanks to everyone who joined us for our Red, White, and Blue tasting last week!  It was the perfect opportunity to put together a wild assortment of different styles that were all perfect for the summer.  We hope it helped inspire some selections for your 4th of July.

Thank you for all of your support over the last THREE YEARS!  Today is our third anniversary party featuring Greenville’s own Brewery 85!  Join us from 2-6 PM for our celebration with a great selection of Brewery 85 brews as well as a special keg of Quittin’ Time with Figs known as “Figgy Time.”  We’ll also have food from Mad Cuban Cafe in Simpsonville and door prizes given away throughout the day.  Stop in and help us have some fun!  We’re excited for the next 3 years and more to come!

Now’s your last chance to get into our charity raffle!  Entries are $5, just like last year, and each entry gives you a chance to win a box of twelve limited releases from this past year.  We’ve included a list of local charities on each entry because we want you to decide where the donation should go each year.  There’s no limit on the number of entries per person and we have a full list of brews at the store.

Join us this upcoming Thursday, July 16th, from 5-7 PM for a tasting featuring Green Flash IPAs!  This awesome San Diego brewery makes some of our favorite IPAs and we wanted to reintroduce everyone to their classics like West Coast IPA and the Le Freak Belgian-style IPA.  Stop in any time during the two hour window for a few samples of these palate pleasers.

We’re excited to be able to help fill your beer needs now and in the future.  If you’ve got any beer suggestions or ideas, or any feedback, we would love to hear it!  Keep an eye out for more emails in the future with updates about events, new beers, new kegs, and more!  If you’d like daily updates and information about kegs as they’re tapped, make sure to like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.

Thanks again,

Carl & Vance
(864) 757-1217
www.craftedbeer.net
@craftedbeer
Facebook.com/Craftedbeer

Crafted Newsletter #156 – Happy 4th of July!

We’ve got some more great beer for everyone, and hope to continue getting in your requests!

New Bottles and Cans
Weyerbacher 20th Anniversary
Victory Saison du BUFF
Harpoon Take 5 Session IPA
Prairie Somewhere
Prairie Bomb!
Against the Grain Citra Ass Down
Bell’s Uranus
Shmaltz Bock Bock
Shmaltz Wishbone Session DIPA

For our current list of kegs on tap, please click here.

Thanks to everyone who came out for our Red, White, and Blue tasting this week!  We shared a wide range of styles and flavors that we love at this patriotic event.  Each offering had fans since they were all so drastically different, from Sweetwater Blue toGreen Flash Hop Head Red.

We’ll be open NORMAL HOURS today for all of your emergency beer needs!  Every good cookout and fireworks show on the 4th needs a few good beers, so stop by and see us if you happen to be out and about today.

We’re just one week away from our anniversary party and that means it’s time to get another charity raffle rolling!  Entries are $5, just like last year, and each entry gives you a chance to win a box of twelve limited releases from this past year.  We’ve included a list of local charities on each entry because we want you to decide where the donation should go each year.  There’s no limit on the number of entries per person and we have a full list of brews at the store.

On July 11th, we’ll be joined by Brewery 85 for our anniversary tap takeover from 2-6 PM!  You won’t want to miss out because they’re bringing their A-game to help us celebrate.  We’ll have several of their kegs on tap for your enjoyment as well as a cask of Quittin’ Time with a special surprise!  There will be door prizes throughout the day and we’ll finish at 6 PM by drawing the winner of the charity basket.

We’re excited to be able to help fill your beer needs now and in the future.  If you’ve got any beer suggestions or ideas, or any feedback, we would love to hear it!  Keep an eye out for more emails in the future with updates about events, new beers, new kegs, and more!  If you’d like daily updates and information about kegs as they’re tapped, make sure to like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.

Thanks again,

Carl & Vance
(864) 757-1217
www.craftedbeer.net
@craftedbeer
Facebook.com/Craftedbeer

Crafted Newsletter #155 – Red, White, and Blue

We’ve got some more great beer for everyone, and hope to continue getting in your requests!

New Bottles and Cans
Spaten Lager Party Can
Bell’s Oberon Party Can
Terrapin Liquid Lunch
Terrapin Maggie’s Blackberry Cobbler
Blackberry Farm Classic Saison
Service Ground Pounder Pale
Service Compass Rose IPA
Victory Kirsch Gose
COAST BA Blackbeerd
COAST Event Horizon
Bayreuth Zwickl
Dogfish Head American Beauty
Lagunitas Sucks 12oz
Petrus Aged Pale

For our current list of kegs on tap, please click here.

Thanks to everyone who came out for our raspberry tasting!  We had several strong contenders for favorite with no clear winner.  Founders Rubaeus blew people away with its great raspberry flavor, but Warwick Valley‘s Doc’s Draft Framboise was the perfect afternoon refresher for our brutally warm weather.

Join us this upcoming Thursday, July 2nd, from 5-7 PM for a July 4th inspired RED, WHITE, and BLUE tasting.  All of our selections for this patriotic event will contain red, white, or blue in the name.  Stop in any time during the two hour tasting window and get a few extra ideas for your weekend celebration.

We’re just two weeks away from our anniversary party and that means it’s time to get another charity raffle rolling!  Entries are $5, just like last year, and each entry gives you a chance to win a box of twelve limited releases from this past year.  We’ve included a list of local charities on each entry because we want you to decide where the donation should go each year.  There’s no limit on the number of entries per person and we have a full list of brews at the store.

On July 11th, we’ll be joined by Brewery 85 for our anniversary tap takeover!  We’ll have several of their kegs on tap for your enjoyment as well as a cask!  There will be door prizes throughout the day and we’ll finish the day by drawing the winner of the charity basket.  We’ll post more details about event time, beer selection, and catering soon, so be on the look out!

We’re excited to be able to help fill your beer needs now and in the future.  If you’ve got any beer suggestions or ideas, or any feedback, we would love to hear it!  Keep an eye out for more emails in the future with updates about events, new beers, new kegs, and more!  If you’d like daily updates and information about kegs as they’re tapped, make sure to like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.

Thanks again,

Carl & Vance
(864) 757-1217
www.craftedbeer.net
@craftedbeer
Facebook.com/Craftedbeer

Crafted Newsletter #154 – Raspberry Season

We’ve got some more great beer for everyone, and hope to continue getting in your requests!

New Bottles and Cans

Chimay Grande Reserve
RJ Rockers Strawberry Bomber
Evil Twin Aun Mas Jesus
Off Color Fierce
Coast Boy King
Green Flash Road Warrior
New Holland The Poet
New Holland Full Circle
New Holland Monkey King
Dogfish Head Festina Peche

For our current list of kegs on tap, please click here.

Thanks to everyone who came out for our beer floats tasting!  We had fun cooling off with beer poured over ice cream.  Every beer we tried had fans but the big winner for the evening was Samuel Smith’s Organic Strawberry Ale.

Join us this upcoming Thursday, June 25th, from 5-7 PM for a tasting featuring beers made with raspberries!  Since it’s berry season we thought it’d be a great time to try different beers made with this flavorful fruit.  Drop in any time during the two hour window to sample some raspberry brews.

We’re just over a month away from our anniversary and that means it’s time to get another charity raffle rolling!  Entries are $5, just like last year, and each entry gives you a chance to win a box of twelve limited releases from this past year.  We’ve included a list of local charities on each entry because we want you to decide where the donation should go each year.  There’s no limit on the number of entries per person and we have a full list of brews at the store.

On July 11th, we’ll be joined by Brewery 85 for our anniversary tap takeover!  We’ll have several of their kegs on tap for your enjoyment as well as a cask!  There will be door prizes throughout the day and we’ll finish the day by drawing the winner of the charity basket.  We’ll post more details about event time, beer selection, and catering soon, so be on the look out!

We’re excited to be able to help fill your beer needs now and in the future.  If you’ve got any beer suggestions or ideas, or any feedback, we would love to hear it!  Keep an eye out for more emails in the future with updates about events, new beers, new kegs, and more!  If you’d like daily updates and information about kegs as they’re tapped, make sure to like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.

Thanks again,

Carl & Vance
(864) 757-1217
www.craftedbeer.net
@craftedbeer
Facebook.com/Craftedbeer