beer

As Charlotte’s beer scene grows up, big success will come in going small

Charlotte’s beer scene continues to grow up. It’s been nearly a decade since Charlotte’s first craft brewery, Olde Mecklenburg Brewery,...

Wooden Robot Brewery expanding into NoDa with new taproom and rooftop beer garden

Wooden Robot Brewery announced Tuesday that it would expand into NoDa with its second location. The popular South End brewery has signed a lease for 5,700...

Not everything in Charlotte needs craft beer

A decade or so ago, being green was in vogue. Consumer brands piled on, touting their eco-friendliness and environmental responsibility to the point where it...

Town Brewing Co. targeting summer opening in booming FreeMoreWest

A new brewery is planning to open this summer right next to Rhino Market. Called Town Brewing Co., the spot aims to be a community gathering place amid all of...

213 mugs available for Sycamore Brewing’s “Mug Club Mondays” — Here’s how it works

How do Sycamore Brewing’s “Mug Club Mondays” work? You purchase a $25 ceramic 24-ounce mug, and every Monday, you get full mug pours at pint...

SouthPark to get its first brewery as Legion Brewing expands

Charlotte’s beer scene is taking a major leap forward: SouthPark will be getting its first brewery. Legion Brewing announced Tuesday that it has signed a...

The owner of Raleigh Beer Garden could break the beer tap record in Charlotte with new South End taproom

The owner of nightlife giant Raleigh Beer Garden now has his eyes set on Charlotte. If you’ve ever spent any time in downtown Raleigh, you’ve...

Charlotte’s developing local beer scene pushed Dogfish Head to up its game — and sales followed

In fast-growing cities like Charlotte across the country, the beer aisle is getting crowded. Local breweries are producing high-quality beer and have made...

A few things I learned asking, “Can I have the most expensive beer” at 3 local bottle shops

One of the things I love most about Charlotte is that most local beers are fairly inexpensive. That being said, there are some funky beers in town that can be...

NoDa Brewing veteran launching her own nanobrewery on Central Avenue

Plaza Midwood, get ready for a new neighborhood brewery replete with small-batch experimental beer — Pilot Brewing. The brewery is the brainchild of Rachael...

A pop-up brewery is close to finding a permanent home between Plaza Midwood and NoDa

After a year popping up to pour beer at events around Charlotte, Petty Thieves Brewing Co. is closing in on a permanent home. Petty Thieves is the brainchild...

NoDa Brewing and OMB are taking their freedom fight to court

Some of the biggest public policy changes in North Carolina over the last few years have come from the pen of a judge — against the wishes of the state...