Wilmington NC Beer

Looking Forward to 2020

Posted by Joan Wilkerson Hoffmann on  January 8, 2020

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Category: Blog, Breweries, Local Beer
2020! A new decade! How exciting. (Yes, I know there wasn’t a year zero, so technically the new decade doesn’t start until next year, but culturally speaking we’re in a new decade. Don’t @ me.) The 2010’s brought us the rise of the milkshake and New England IPAs as well us everybody’s new favorite boozy bev, hard seltzer. The 20’s will surely bring us new trends to love and loathe. I asked local brewers to

Weekly Mixed Six January 5th

Posted by Joan Wilkerson Hoffmann on  January 7, 2020

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Category: Blog, Breweries, Local Beer
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. Flytrap Brewing Apricot Saison with Champagne Yeast: 6.9% A NYE release at Flytrap, this saison was bottle-conditioned with champagne yeast and is only available in bottles in the taproom. Front Street Brewery Be More Pacific: 9.5% From former Assistant Brewer

Weekly Mixed Six December 29th

Posted by Joan Wilkerson Hoffmann on  December 30, 2019

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Category: Blog, Breweries, Local Beer
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. Mad Mole Brewing The Moledalorian: 8.6% From the brewery: An imperial stout brewed with coffee and vanilla it has enough flavor to knock baby yoda on his back. Salty Turtle Beer Company Beggin’ for Maple: 5.6% Notes of sweet donut glaze

Weekly Mixed Six December 22nd

Posted by Joan Wilkerson Hoffmann on  December 25, 2019

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Category: Blog, Breweries, Local Beer
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. Flytrap Brewing Rhubarb Ginger Saison: 6.6% A refreshing take on their house saison, this iteration features earthy rhubarb and bright, zippy ginger. Wrightsville Beach Brewery Apple Pie Honey Lager: 6.1% Caramelized apples and spice make this the definition of dessert in
Shopping for the beer drinker in your life can be tricky. Their tastes are fickle. They’re constantly purging glassware, but the next time you turn around they’ve bought four new ones. You may as well forget about t-shirts, hoodies, and other wearables.  As a pain-in-the-ass beer drinker myself, I’m here to tell you what I’ve found a lot of us look forward to these days—experiences. Here’s what I might like if I were asking for