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A kolache bakery, taproom and retail craft beer shop is opening on Manor Road tomorrow.

Batch Craft Beer & Kolaches, from brothers Noah and Josh Lit, will offer more than 400 beers at its new space, 3220 Manor Road, starting at noon Friday.

As a bakery, coffee shop, beer garden and bottle shop, Batch will offer 12 rotating selections on tap. Customers can create their own six-packs from the selection of more than 400 different bottles and cans from domestic and local breweries such as Hops & Grain, Blue Owl and Austin Beerworks, as well as selections from breweries like Jolly Pumpkin, Prairie, Mikkeller and Stillwater.

Patrons also have the option to select a beer from the cooler and take it to the bar where it will be uncorked for a small fee. A “no corkage happy hour” will take place Monday-Friday from 4-7 p.m., during which the small corkage fee is waived.

The menu at Batch, created by pastry chef Jasmine Jones, will feature eight signature kolaches with approximately four rotating specials. Kolaches include Micklethwait Craft Meats Brisket, Pickle & Swiss; Micklethwait Craft Meats Pork Sausage & Cheese; Jalapeno & Cheese; and Chocolate Caramel Pecan.

The 3,000-square-foot interior features café style tables and the 2,000-square-foot exterior includes a beer garden with vintage-inspired barstools and beer garden picnic tables. Visit www.batchatx.com for more information.
By Marie Albiges
Marie Albiges was the editor for the San Marcos, Buda and Kyle edition of Community Impact Newspaper. She covered San Marcos City Council, San Marcos CISD and Hays County Commissioners Court. Marie previously reported for the Central Austin edition. Marie moved to Austin from Williamsburg, Va. in 2016 and was born in France. She has since moved on from Community Impact in May 2018.


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