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Release the Funk 2 The Electric Funkaloo

Release the Funk 2: Electric Funkaloo

Last year, Salud Beer Shop and New Belgium presented “Release the Funk,” a festival devoted to wild and sour beers. They will do it again this year, when the two come together again to put on “Release the Funk 2: Electric Funkaloo” at the Neighborhood Theatre in NoDa  on Nov. 15 from 1-5 p.m. Tickets [...]

Wooden Robot Brewery

Wooden Robot Brewery signs lease in SouthEnd

Wooden Robot Brewery has signed a lease on a 5,700-square-foot location at 1440 South Tryon Street, Suite 110, about a block away from Common Market in SouthEnd and a quick walk from the Bland Street light rail stop. Here, they will have a 1,500-square-foot taproom and a 15-barrel brewhouse (for comparison, this is the size [...]

Barking Duck Brewing Company

Barking Duck Brewing to open in Mint Hill on Tuesday, Sept. 2

Ass Clown Brewing’s Matt Glidden did more than sell Josh Carl and Jacob Reynolds a kegerator. He, along with his Cornelius neighbors from D9 Brewing, inspired the two to open a nanobrewery. They will open Barking Duck Brewing at 8037-C Fairview Road in Mint Hill this Tuesday, Sept. 2 from 4-10 p.m. “Matt helped us [...]

North Carolina Craft Brewers Guild

NC Brewers Collaborate on “North Carolina Gose West”

Denver’s Great American Beer Festival on Oct. 2-4 is fast approaching, and the NC Craft Brewers Guild wants to put the state’s best foot forward at this prestigious event. More than twenty NC brewers will come together this weekend at Mystery Brewing Co. to brew a beer using only ingredients sourced from the Old North [...]

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Bottles and Cans at The Unknown Brewing Co.

Since they started brewing on the big system this past February, The Unknown Brewing Company has been putting their beer into kegs, which have made their way as far west as Asheville and as far east as Wilmington. Now that they have dialed in some of these beers, they’re ready to get their beer to [...]

NoDa Brewing Gordgeous

NoDa Brewing taps Gordgeous on Monday, Aug. 18

When Chad Henderson first brewed Gordgeous as a homebrewer,  he mashed the grains in a gigantic 74-pound pumpkin. That was before he became the head brewer at NoDa Brewing, at which point he was unable to find a pumpkin large enough to accommodate their much larger batches. The folks at NoDa Brewing did work it [...]

Triple C Second Anniversary

Triple C Brewing and Heist Brewery celebrate two years on Saturday, Aug. 23

Two of Charlotte’s breweries are turning two, and both are celebrating with anniversary parties on Saturday, Aug. 23. Triple C Brewing will have live music from 1-6 p.m., starting with Mojo Ruckus before Love Canon — whom you might’ve seen at Brawley’s Black and Blue — starts at 3 p.m. Sauceman’s will be cooking up [...]

Growlers Pourhouse

Sour and Wild Beer Ed at Growlers Pourhouse

Growlers Pourhouse hosts Beer Ed at 7 p.m. on the first Tuesday of every month. On Aug. 5, the monthly tasting will focus on sour and wild beers. They will pour four sours: NoDa Brewing’s What Gose Round; Anderson Valley’s The Kimmie, The Yink and The Holy Gose; Victory Wild Devil; and Bell’s Oarsman. And [...]

Unknown Brewing

Craft Chicks Hustle Harder at The Unknown Brewing Co. – Aug. 23

The Unknown Brewing Co. is celebrating women in beer with an event entitled “Craft Chucks Hustle Harder” from 2-8 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 23 to benefit the Pink Boots Society, which helps “women beer professionals to advance their careers in the beer industry through education.” And though this event celebrates the women of craft beer, the [...]

Charlotte Oktoberfest 2014 - Charlotte Beer Festival

Charlotte Oktoberfest Tickets on Sale Now

Tickets for the 16th annual Charlotte Oktoberfest — held at the NC Music Factory on Saturday, Sept. 27 – are on sale now. Presented by the Carolina BrewMasters, Charlotte’s non-profit homebrew club, the event is the largest Charlotte beer festival of the year. As in years past, there are two ticket options: general admission tickets are [...]