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NoDa Brewing to tap “What Gose Round” on July 18

On Friday, July 18, “What Gose Round” comes around. That’s the name given to NoDa Brewing’s latest beer, a take on the sour and salty wheat beer that was once obscure but is now gaining ground thanks to examples like Westbrook Brewing’s Gose, as well as Anderson Valley’s The Kimmie, The Yink and The Holy [...]

The Beer Growler Charlotte

The Beer Growler to open on Thursday, July 10

The Beer Growler, Charlotte’s first growler shop, will open to the public on Thursday, July 10. The shop is located at 1427 South Boulevard, across the street from World of Beer. Growler shops were legalized in Georgia in 2010, and shortly thereafter Dennis Young, Paul Saunders and Sean Galvin opened the first location of The [...]

Christmas in July Carolina Beer Temple

Christmas in July at Carolina Beer Temple

If you are pining for cold days and winter warmers after Charlotte’s hottest day of the year, you’re in luck. Carolina Beer Temple will host a Christmas in July event from 6-9 p.m. on Thursday, July 3. They’ll tap St. Bernardus Christmas Ale, Petrus Winter Ale, Kasteel Winter and “at least one more.” They will [...]

Good Bottle Company Charlotte

Good Morning Breakfast at Good Bottle Co.

Good Bottle Co. is opening up their doors early at 9 a.m. this Saturday, July 5 for another “Good Morning Breakfast.” They’ll be showing both the first stage of the Tour de France as well as the women’s Wimbledon Final. You can have a beer if you so desire of course, and there will be [...]

Triple C Brewing Coming In Hops

Triple C Brewing to tap “Coming in Hops” on July Fourth

Back in February I wrote about Triple C Brewing’s 100th batch of beer, an Imperial IPA called Coming In Hops. The beer has been aging in bourbon barrels since it was brewed about four months ago, with the bung coming off every month or so for hefty doses of Citra and Amarillo hops. The result, [...]

AIGA Charlotte Beer and Branding

Beer and Branding with AIGA Charlotte

A beer’s label can say so much. In addition to the basics like style, ABV and IBUs, the art and copy on the label can speak to the brewery’s philosophy and passion for the product. And that, in turn, can resonate with beer geeks beyond simply telling them what kind of beer is in that [...]

Custom Home Pubs

Custom Homes Pubs Summerfest Tap Takeover

During most of their tap takeovers, Custom Home Pubs features several beers from one single brewery. For just $10, you get a pint glass and unlimited samples. And that pricing’s still in play for this month’s event, but rather than focusing only on one brewer, Geoff and Co. are featuring an assortment of beers well-suited [...]

Bacon and Brews Cruise-In

Bacon and Brews Cruise-In

The Piedmont Culinary Guild will host the Bacon and Brews Cruise-In at the Atherton Mill Market on Sunday, June 29 from 3-7 p.m. The name says it all: around 20 chefs will showcase their bacon-makin’ skills while local breweries will pour beers (some being bacon-inspired), all amid a backdrop of stunning classic cars. Participating breweries [...]

Three Spirits Brewery

Three Spirits Brewery coming to Charlotte, NC

The past week has been filled with talk of Charlotte breweries and their expansion plans. OMB announced they will open their new brewery on July 19, NoDa announced they were looking for a new location, and Birdsong announced they would be moving right down the road. But in addition to all this expansion talk comes [...]

Birdsong Brewing Charlotte NC

Birdsong Brewing Signs Lease on New Location

After just two and a half years, Birdsong Brewing has outgrown their current space at 2315 North Davidson Street. As a result, they have signed a lease on a larger location just down the road at 1016 North Davidson near the McGill Rose Garden. The brewery has experienced a 300 percent growth in production since opening [...]