Growlers and Tastings Report: February 17, 2012

● For tonight’s Friday Night Flights at Party Town in Florence, they will be pouring beers from Green Flash, Hoppin’ Frog, Cucapa, and Full Sail as well as some seasonal releases. The cost for the regular tasting is $2 for a full flight of beers and it goes from 6:00 – 7:00 pm.

● On the Growler Station at Party Town in Florence: Bell’s Double Cream Stout ($9.99), Christian Moerlein Northern Liberties IPA ($7.99), Founders Porter ($10.99), Founders Red’s Rye ($10.99), Goose Island Mild Winter ($6.99), Great Lakes Commodore Perry ($7.99), Great Lakes Eliot Ness ($7.99), Great Lakes Dortmunder Gold ($7.99), Green Flash Double Stout ($9.99), Green Flash Hop Head Red ($11.99), Green Flash West Coast IPA ($11.99), Henry Weinhard’s IPA ($6.99), Lindeman’s Framboise ($25.99), Mt. Carmel Stout ($9.99), New Holland Dragon’s Milk ($12.99), Rogue Chipotle Ale ($7.99), Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye ($7.99) and Southern Tier Choklat ($16.99). All prices are for a refill. For a new growler, add $2.00. Quart, pint and new GALLON size growlers are also available.

● Main Street Wine and Spirits will be having a beer tasting tonight from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. The beers available are Epic Imperial IPA, Southern Tier IPA , Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPA Ruthless Rye IPA and Founders Double Trouble Imperial IPA. All tastes are fifty cents each.

● On the Growler Station at Party Source in Bellevue: Founders Cerise ($13.99), Great Lakes Alberta Clipper 1/2 Growler ($7.99), Great Lakes Eliot Ness ($7.99), Great Lakes Blackout Stout ($9.99), Great Lakes Commodore Perry ($7.99), Against the Grain Black & Mild ($6.99), Samuel Adams Alpine Spring ($7.99) and Arcadia Hop Rocket ($12.99). All prices are for a refill. For a new growler, add $2.00.

● The four tap growler station at Market Wines in Findlay Market has Southern Tier “Choklat” Stout ($6.00/glass and $18.00/growler), Lindeman’s Framboise Lambic ($5.00/glass and $16.00/growler), Founders “All Day” IPA ($4.00/glass and $12.00/growler) and Ayinger Celebrator Doppelbock ($5.00 glass and $16.00./growler). Add $3 if you need to purchase a growler.

● On the Growler Station at One Stop Liquors (10 Donnermeyer Dr., Bellevue, KY), they currently have Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale ($10.99), Great Lakes Conway’s Irish Ale ($8.99), and Samuel Adams Alpine Spring ($10.99). All prices are for a refill. For a new growler, add $2.99. Also, receive $5 off your 6th refill. [Special thanks to Whitney Fischer for providing this information!]

● Whole Foods Market Cincinnati growler station offerings are Great Lakes Conway’s Irish Ale, Breckenridge Pandora’s Bock, Yuengling Black & Tan, Bell’s Winter White Ale, Smuttynose Robust Porter and Henry Weinhard’s IPA. Regular fill prices are $7.49 for the 32 oz growler and $14.99 for the 64 oz growler. They also have Happy Hour pricing on Monday through Thursday from 3:00 to 6:00 pm with $4.99 for the 32 oz growler and $9.99 for the 64 oz growler. For a new growler, add $3.99. [Special thanks to Ed Paff for providing this information!]

UPDATED Whole Foods Market Mason growler station offerings (as of February 17th) are Duvel Belgian Golden Ale ($11.99 half, $23.99 full growler), North Peak Dubious ($8.99 half, $16.99 full growler), Bell’s Best Brown Ale ($8.99 half, $16.99 full growler), Stoudts Pils ($8.99 half, $16.99 full growler), Sam Adams Alpine Spring ($8.99 half, $16.99 full growler) and Breckenridge Christmas Ale ($4.99 half, $9.99 full growler). They also have Happy Hour every Monday through Thursday from 2:00 – 5:00 pm. You can get $2.99 select pints, $1 off 32oz growler fill and $2 off 64oz growler fill. For a new growler, add $3.99. [Special thanks to Brent Kuhlman for providing this information!]

● As of December 16th, the growler stations at DEP’s Fine Wine and Spirits in Covington have Sierra Nevada Pale Ale ($6.49), Anderson Valley IPA ($6.49), Ommegang Witte ($6.99) and Rogue American Amber ($6.99). The DEP’s in Fort Thomas has Stone Sublimely Self-Righteous ($10.99), Schneider Weiss ($7.99), Fort Collins Rocky Mountain IPA ($6.99), New Albanian Hoptimus ($8.99), Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale ($5.99) and Left Hand Ju Ju Ginger ($8.99).

● As of December 4th, at the Growler Station at the Liquor Cabinet (1990 N Bend Rd # A Hebron, KY), they have Arcadia Ales London Style Porter, Schlafly Christmas Ale, Schlafly Coffee Stout and Point Cascade Pale Ale. For a new growler, add $2.00.