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Old 04-02-2009, 01:50 AM   #1
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Im going to be visiting some friends up at the University of North Carolina in a few weeks and wanted to see if theres any beers in the area i should try.


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Old 04-03-2009, 02:16 AM   #2
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I am a big fan of most offerings by Weeping Radish.


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Old 04-03-2009, 02:24 AM   #3
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Im going to be visiting some friends up at the University of North Carolina in a few weeks and wanted to see if theres any beers in the area i should try.
Check out Milltown in Carrboro (it's adjoined to Chapel Hill), they have a great Belgian selection, as well as some good local brews. Other places with a good selection will local favorites are Tyler's (especially the Durham one), Brixx and Carolina Brewery (they make a few tasty beers) on Franklin Street.
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There are a bunch of new breweries around the Triangle (Chapel Hill, Durham, Raleigh) that I haven't tried yet. But I always like almost anything from Highland brewery in Asheville, the Gaelic and Oatmeal Porter are good and readily available at any grocery. Carolina Brewing Co. is pretty good, they have a tasty seasonal Spring Bock right now if you can find it.
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Old 04-03-2009, 02:35 AM   #5
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make sure they take you to weaver st. market. Great selection of beer and lots of great NC beers.
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Old 04-03-2009, 02:39 AM   #6
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Sam's Blue Light, is in Durham and supposedly has the best beer selection in the southeast. I'm not sure if it's true but they do have a damn good selection!
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Old 04-03-2009, 01:10 PM   #7
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A new brewery opened in Charlotte about a week or so ago, "Old Mech Brewery" Olde Mecklenburg Copper. They currently only sell one in Düsseldorf-style in a refillable growler (nice souvenir).
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Old 04-03-2009, 02:25 PM   #8
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Pick up some Duck Rabbit they make some great beer, I really enjoy the milk stout.
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Thanks so much for the suggestions
I'll try as many as time permits!
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try out natty greene's beers if you get a chance. they were at the festival in denver a few years back when i went and their dunkelweizen was awesome. the brewery is in greensboro, i don't know how close that is, but check it out if you get time.


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