Full Program & Speakers Announced for NC Craft Brewers Conference 0

The guild’s first statewide conference and trade show will offer a focused time to learn, network and drink beers with your peers. We’ve invited experts from around the country and across the state to lead sessions at our NC Craft Brewers Conference, open to members and nonmembers alike. Registration for the full conference is only $110 for brewery […]

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Winners of 2014 N.C. State Fair Brewing Contest Announced 0

Crank Arm Brewing in Raleigh won Best of Show in the N.C. State Fair’s 2014 N.C. Brewers’ Cup competition, organized by the N.C. Craft Brewers Guild and presented by All About Beer Magazine. Asheville’s Hi-Wire Brewing’s nabbed second-best overall for its Hi-Wire Lager, and Hillsborough’s Mystery Brewing, garnered third overall with Batch #1 Golden Ale. […]

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Guild Endorses Four Fall Beer Festivals 0

The North Carolina Craft Brewers Guild (NCCBG) has endorsed four craft beer festivals this Fall. NCCBG is recognizing these festivals for their commitment to showcasing North Carolina craft beer, offering educational programming, promoting responsible consumption, treating participating breweries fairly and giving back to NCCBG as well as other nonprofits: Co-Hops Beer Fest, Burlington, NC: September 6, […]

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Guild to Host 1st Pint Hound Rally August 23 0

We’re inviting our biggest fans to come to a special Pint Hound Rally at Mystery’s Pub on Saturday beginning at 4:00 pm and lasting through the evening. The Guild is cooking up a super-secret special project at Mystery Brewing in Hillsborough this Saturday, August 23 so lots of NC craft brewers are going to be […]

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NC Brewers Cup Now Accepting Entries 0

We are now accepting entries for the NC Brewers’ Cup, the beer competition put on by the NC State Fair in conjunction with the guild. Amateur and commercial brewers can register entries online  through Aug 19. For links to registration and drop-off points, go to ncbeer.org/nc-brewers-cup.

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Craft Beer Has Carolina on its Mind 0

“North Carolina is the hottest emerging state for craft beer right now,” said Marc Levit, associate at the Demeter Group. Read on for more NC kudos in this CNBC piece.

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Guild to Host Tech Session on Quality: Brew Smart AVL 0

We’ve rounded up some of the industry’s best and brightest to lead sessions at our second BREW SMART: Focus on Quality. Here’s the full schedule: Monday, June 9, 2014 2 PM: Optional Tour of AB Tech’s Lab 3:30 PM:  Check-in/Welcome 4:15 PM: Off-Flavors in the Brewing Process; Speakers: Eric Jorgenson of Highland Brewing and Erik Lars Myers of Mystery Brewing 5:15 […]

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Guild Launches New Enthusiast Membership 4

The North Carolina Craft Brewers Guild is excited to announce its new Pint Hound membership. Craft beer enthusiasts like you inspire NC brewers to be the best they can be. Your quest to sniff out the latest, greatest craft beer keeps the fires of creativity burning. Find out more at www.ncbeer.org/pinthound.

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NC Beer Wins Big at World Beer Cup 0

North Carolina breweries brought home some impressive hardware from the World Beer Cup held recently in Denver. Eight N.C. breweries were awarded medals: Charlotte’s NoDa Brewing Co. won a gold medal for its Hop, Drop ‘N Roll IPA in the contest’s largest and toughest category. Also winning gold were White Street Brewing in Wake Forest, Outer Banks Brewing […]

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NC Beer Month Featured in Our State Magazine 0

Sean Lilly Wilson of Fullsteam Brewery believes there are (at least) six reasons to support North Carolina Beer Month. Grab a local beer and see if you agree. It feels like North Carolina Beer Month has been around forever, but the April celebration of craft beer in the Old North State kicked off just last year. The […]

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