beer

5 takeaways from my trip to Benford Brewing, a brewery on a farm near Charlotte

“This song goes out to all the Ukrainian people,” Joe Shingara, the singer of the the Water’s Edge Trio out of Indian Land said as he began to play...

Charlotte breweries join global movement with Brave Noise beer

Brave Noise is a pale ale making its way across the world to raise awareness and funds for victims of gender discrimination, racism, sexual assault and...

Concord brewery Southern Strain to open taproom in Plaza Midwood

Plaza Midwood’s brewery scene continues to grow with Concord-based Southern Strain Brewing’s expansion to Central Avenue. After months of...

New self-pour craft beer taproom coming to south Charlotte

A self-pour craft beer and wine taproom is coming to south Charlotte. The goal is to open this summer. What’s happening: OpenTap, which will also serve...

Untappd Beer Festival returns

Untappd Beer Festival is heading to American Legion Memorial Stadium on June 18.  What’s happening: The single-day, two-session festival returns for the...

Ballantyne is getting its first brewery

Olde Mecklenburg Brewery is opening a second Biergarten and restaurant in Ballantyne. This’ll make OMB Ballantyne’s first brewery. The oldest craft...

Wooden Robot opening a new kitchen in South End taproom

Wooden Robot’s South End taproom is opening a kitchen April 1. The South End brewery, known for its urban farmhouse approach to brewing, will have a menu...

Five Charlotte FC themed beers to cheer(s) on our new soccer team

Charlotte is fully embracing its new soccer team, and so are local breweries, ahead of Charlotte FC’s first home match on Saturday, March 5. Brush up on...

Opening soon: Long-awaited German brewery Gilde opens this weekend in LoSo

German brewery Gilde (pronounced gill-duh) has been around for 475 years. It’s opening its Charlotte location on Saturday, Feb. 26 What: Gilde will have...

Look inside: HopFly Brewing debuts in former Unknown space this weekend

HopFly Brewing Co. will open its new production facility and taproom in South End on Friday, Feb. 25. HopFly started off in what owner and founder Cameron...

Sneak Peek: Resident Culture’s new South End taproom opens Friday

Resident Culture, the popular brewery that quickly turned heads with its space and hazy beers after its 2017 opening in Plaza Midwood, now is taking its...

Brewery and restaurant with skyline views now open next to Summit Seltzer

A new brewery called Midnight Mulligan is now open in Wesley Heights. The big picture: The once-industrial strip of Thrift Road is now a booming food and...