A weekly roundup of local and craft beer that can be found around the area on tap, in bottles, or in cans. These are not beer reviews and should be used for entertainment purposes only.

Bill’s Brewing Company

Black Forest Oktoberfest: 6.2% This traditional Festbier hails from the south western region of Germany. A Marzen lager with a medium-full body, it presents notes of carmelized sugar and woodsy aromatics.

Waterline Brewing Company

Wet Hopped IPA: 6% It’s the most wonderful time of the year–wet hop season! Waterline’s seasonal Wet Hopped IPA is a well-balanced and easy drinking IPA full of Canadian Red Vine and Michigan Copper hops fresh out of the field, from their friends Papa’s Hops in Greensboro.

Mad Mole Brewing

Dano’s Amber Ale: 5.7% This brew has a clean, malty backbone with subtle spice and a splash of fruity aromas.

New Anthem Beer Project/Bhramari

Above the Clouds: 6.6% This Sour Melon MIlkshake IPA is a collaboration with Bhramari Brewing from Asheville, NC.

Wrightsville Beach Brewery

Black Cherry Colonel Flanders: 7.1% A traditional Flanders sour with black cherries added for an extra tart & fruity zip!

Wilmington Brewing Company

Midtown Swank: 8.8% The hop-bomb DIPA is now available in 16oz cans! Find it at the brewery or your favorite bottle shop.