Jonathan Wells
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Jonathan Wells is the beer writer for Charlotte Agenda.

Lenny Boy turns 5. What a journey it’s been

When we hit a pause in conversation, I could see Townes Mozer surveying the taproom at Lenny Boy Brewing. Angry raindrops battered the roof of the...

Inside Triple C’s new barrel room

Walk towards the cedar-wrapped entryway of Triple C’s new private event space across the street from the tap room, and you’ll notice a hanging iron barrel,...

GoodRoad CiderWorks will open in Lower South End later this month

When GoodRoad CiderWorks opens its doors in March, the ascension of Lower South End into a one-stop entertainment destination is a step closer to being...

Olde Mecklenburg Brewery is planning a massive expansion in Cornelius — but politics could get in the way

Great news for craft beer fans in the I-77 corridor: Olde Mecklenburg Brewery has purchased a 28-acre plot just outside of downtown Cornelius and is prepared...

Bold Missy Brewing coming soon to North Davidson with beer honoring history’s strong women

There’s still a fine layer of brick dust coating the floor, but the pieces are quickly falling into place at what will be NoDa’s newest brewery...

Looking to get a keg for your Charlotte office? You’re not alone

Across industries, Charlotte companies are investing in alcohol at the office. Maybe we’re going back to the Mad Men era? What started off as a West...

I spoke with two recruiters at AvidXchange about the hiring process. Here’s what I learned

If you’re a job-seeker with AvidXchange in your sights, you’re far from alone. For the past four years AvidXchange has been one of the 50 fastest-growing...

One unsung piece of equipment helps OMB use 16 fewer tons of CO2 each year

When discussing the Olde Mecklenburg Brewery’s upgraded back-of-house equipment, everyone tends to focus on the same stuff: all things steel. To be fair,...

Pure Intentions launches barrel-aged coffee program and the results are impressive

Just two steps into Pure Intentions Coffee, I found the air smelled exactly as I dreamed it would. A red-clad person-sized Ambex roaster was hard at work at...

Salud expanding into new 3,100-square-foot taproom

It took Jason Glunt three batches of house-brewed beer to know that the plans for his nanobrewery weren’t going to work out the way he’d envisioned....

What should you expect from Divine Barrel Brewing coming to NoDa?

Ben Dolphens, the co-owner and future brewer of upcoming Divine Barrel Brewing, really came prepared for our interview: He brought beer. This wasn’t your...

Here’s how to legally shut down your street for a neighborhood block party

For those enterprising Charlotteans seeking to throw the social event of the season, arranging to have a street closed off for a block party is surprisingly...