Pintville: Small Town Feel, Big Time Beer

November 7, 2015 0

Pineville, North Carolina is the quintessential small town.  As 6pm approaches, the shops close and Main Street shuts down. I live 5 minutes away from the heart of Pineville and I have often thought that this town needs to have a resurgence like many small towns around Charlotte. I think that this will start to happen now that Pintville Craft Beer Read More

Tröegs Independent Brewing’s Branding Gets a Facelift

November 4, 2015 1

Tröegs Independent Brewing has come a long way since its humble beginnings in 1996. It was in a little warehouse located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania where Chris and John Trogner started it all. I remember how small the original location was. You had to stand shoulder to shoulder in close quarters to get sample brews in the taproom and then continue Read More

Our Favorite Stout Day Selections

November 4, 2015 2

With International Stout Day coming up this Thursday, we decided to share our love our favorite stouts with the world. In chatting among ourselves, we learned pretty quickly that if there’s anything we could all agree on, it’s that stouts are just plain awesome. For some of us, it was our gateway beer, for others it became the go-to. Without further ado, Read More

The Search for Thanksgiving Beers

November 2, 2015 5

I was shopping at our local Whole Foods last week, and saw that the giant display of Southern Tier Pumking had been replaced with a giant display of Tröegs Mad Elf. Both are excellent beers, but I couldn’t help feeling as if we’d missed something. That something was Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving is widely celebrated across the U.S., but not nearly as Read More

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