The North Carolina Craft Brewers Guild (NCCBG) is partnering with Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. to present the inaugural Burly Beers and Barleywines Festival, which celebrates the bold, malt-forward beers common in the cooler months. Together they’ve invited more than 50 breweries from across the country to gather at Sierra Nevada’s brewery in Mills River, NC, […]
Join us for the guild’s first educational session of the year–BREW SMART CLT! Learn how to maximize your brewery’s potential by gaining marketing knowledge and strategies for sales success. Register here: bit.ly/BrewSmartCLT WHEN Feb 22-23, 2015 WHERE Total Wine Conference Center 5341 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy, Suite 100 Charlotte, NC 28277 COST $75 for member breweries and […]
There’s nothing like an arctic air mass to turn one’s thoughts to strong drink. Check out these January beer fests around the Old North State: Winterfest Beer Festival: Jan. 10, Beech Mountain, www.BeechMountainResort.com Jolly Skulls Beer Fest: Jan 24, Greenville, www.BeerArmy.org Asheville Winter Warmer Beer Fest: Jan 24, www.AshevilleBeerFest.com Raleigh Rare & Vintge Beer Tasting: […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (October 13, 2014) — The North Carolina Craft Brewers Guild announced today the release of a limited number of kegs of its statewide collaboration beer “NC Gose West” on Thursday, October 16 at select taprooms around the state. More than twenty professional brewers from around the state joined forces to brew this special […]
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 […]
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. […]
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, […]
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 […]
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.
“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.