Wilmington NC Beer

This entry is part of a periodic series about the growing craft beer industry in Wilmington, N.C. The series is shared with our friends at the Port City Brew Bus. Check our blogs to stay updated on the series.  We’ll profile a different brewery in each addition. We begin by looking at the history of Wilmington’s craft beer industry.   In the heart of the eclectic Brooklyn Arts District, you’ll find Flytrap Brewing. Brooklyn wasRead More

Local Brewery and Beer Traditions

Posted by Bethany Turner on December 21, 2015
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In the craft-beer-lover’s world, there are two principles which tend to ring true. One, every season brings about a new batch of limited releases brewed with the weather in mind. For instance, every Black Friday, fans scramble to acquire even one bottle of Goose Island’s Bourbon County Stout. Meanwhile, each February, crowds engulf Russian River Brewery in Santa Rosa, California, for a glass of Pliny the Younger, a 10.25% ABV triple IPA. Locally, Wilmington’s breweriesRead More
This will be an ongoing series on local bottleshops.  Our aim is to see what makes them different and the  history  and backgrounds of the owners and managers. This series will be in collaboration with the Port City Brew Bus. Fermental Beer and Wine 7250 Market St. (910) 821-0362 www.fermental.net   In March 2013 when Fermental Beer and Wine opened its doors—the doors to a funky little 1940s bungalow, that is—in Ogden, some may haveRead More

History of Wilmington Beer- Good Hops Brewery

Posted by Jason Frizelle on November 19, 2015
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This entry is part of a periodic series about the growing craft beer industry in Wilmington, N.C. The series is shared with our friends at the Port City Brew Bus. Check our blogs to stay updated on the series.  We’ll profile a different brewery in each addition. We begin by looking at the history of Wilmington’s craft beer industry.   In 2012 Rich and Patricia Jones helped their son John Garcia, open Black Mountain’s LookoutRead More
Anyone who has been to Wilmington recently, or even heard of Wilmington, knows that Wilmington has fallen in love with craft beer. From long time home brewers taking the next step to investors wanting to get into a fun and growing market, craft breweries are popping up everywhere. To meet the growing demand for craft beer, several new bottle shops and bars also have opened in and around Wilmington. Read More