Black Is Beautiful
Imperial Stout w/ Coconut and Vanilla - ABV 10.5%
Our collaboration with Protagonist Brewing. 100% of the Net Proceeds will be donated to Emancipate NC.
West Coast IPA - 6.8%
The Many Faces Initiative was started to foster diversity and inclusivity within the craft beer industry. Proceeds will be donated to the North Carolina Brewers Guild’s Diversity Scholarship Program that funds travel, lodging, and conference expenses for people of color and women attending thw NC Craft Brewers Conference.
Vienna Lager - 5.3% ABV
A classic Vienna lager that’s balanced with notes of toasted bread and nuts.
Coffee Baltic Porter - ABV 8.2%
Breksta, named after the ancient Lithuanian goddess of twilight and dreams, is a decadent Baltic Porter brewed with local Epiphany malt and fermented with Czech lager yeast. After a long period of lagering, we rested this beauty on whole coffee beans roasted by our friends at Enderly Coffee Co. The result is an explosion of rich malt flavors reminiscent of honey, toasted bread, and baker’s chocolate, enhanced and elevated by the addition of coffee.
Pilsner - 5.2% ABV
A modern craft pilsner, hopped with Sultana and and Mandarina Bavaria hops to provide crisp bitterness and subtle citrus, faint tropical notes. Light and refreshing, the hops marry beautifully with the soft honey comb and bready notes from the German pilsner malt.
Blond Ale w/ Coffee - ABV 5.1%
An easy drinking blonde ale brewed with a hint of lactose and infused with Guatemalan coffee.
German Hefeweizen - ABV 4.7%
A Spring time crusher! We took a traditional German hefeweizen and added fresh lime and grapefruit zest – a move that would enrage traditional German brewers.
Barleywine Style Ale - ABV 10.9%
Intensely malty and complex, this rich barleywine boasts notes of caramel, toffee, orange marmalade, and dried dates. Chinook hops provide a pleasant balance to the malt sweetness. A rich, velvety body and smooth warmth from the alcohol combine to make this a great sipper that will age gracefully for as long as you can resist popping the cap. Barleywine is life! Available in bottles as well for aging or enjoying now!
Scotch Ale - ABV 7.2%
Brewed in collaboration with Middle James Brewing Co., this Wee Heavy is a super malty, rich ale, full of caramel flavors and aromas.
Dark Lager - ABV 5.3%
This sessionable, Czech-inspired dark lager balances rich malt character and light roast with the pleasantly mild flavor and bitterness of Saaz hops. The result is a smooth, easy-drinking dark lager beer with the refreshingly crisp finish that lovers of lager crave.
Imperial My Apologies, You’re Welcome
Hazy DIPA - ABV 9.0%
An imperialized version of our popular My Apologies, You’re Welcome Hazy IPA, brewed to commemorate the retirement of My Apologies, You’re Welcome from our core beer line up. Citrus and tropical hop aromas pack a punch, with slight warmth from the high alcohol on the finish.
English Pale Ale - ABV 5.6%
Brewed in collaboration with local homebrewer Paul Damm. A classic English Pale Ale, hopped with Fuggles and East Kent Goldings for a mild, pleasant earthy aroma. Locally malted pale malt and caramel malt provide a smooth, round malt character in these easy drinker.
Hazy IPA - ABV 6.3%
Ask a rocket scientist, and they will tell you RP-1 is shorthand for rocket fuel. It is also a fitting name for our double dry-hopped, hazy IPA, which features an explosion of intense, juicy hop flavor and aroma, combined with a pleasant bitterness and a smooth, silky mouthfeel. Orange, pineapple and mango aromas from an absurd dose of Mandarina Bavaria, El Dorado, Comet and Cashmere hops will leave any hop head smiling and ready to launch!
Blueberry Vanilla Stout - ABV 8.7%
This strong stout is finished with blueberries and over a pound of Madagascar bourbon vanilla beans to flutter your tongue. Also available in 16oz cans.
The Devil Across Town
West Coast Double IPA - ABV 8.4%
This collaboration with Devil’s Logic Brewing is hopped with El Dorado, Citra and Centennial hops that offer notes of pineapple, orange and pine.
Pilsner - ABV 5.4%
A classic and crisp pilsner with hints of white grape and herbal tones that offer a lot of flavor for this lighter beer.
Chai Latte Brown Ale - ABV 5.6%
This American brown ale was enhanced by the addition of locally sourced, organic chai tea, and a touch of sweetness from lactose to balance the spices.
Belgian Holiday Reserve
Belgian Dark Strong Ale - ABV 10.2%
A spiced dark strong Belgian ale perfect for the holiday season. Notes of plum, rum cake, and raisin complement the subtle spice character exceptionally, making for a dangerously smooth high gravity offering. Also available in 500 ml bottles for purchase.
Barrel Aged Imperial Stout - ABV 11.1%
Our first barrel aged offering is a decadent imperial stout aged in Woodford Reserve Bourbon barrels. Rakefire is also available in a variant brewed with coffee, and both are available in 500 ml bottles for purchase (limit 4 per customer).
Hop Off The Map
New Zealand IPA - ABV 7.0%
This collaboration between Town Brewing Co. and Protagonist Beer for our one-year anniversary takes you on a journey off the map. Hopped exclusively with New Zealand hops, this luscious IPA showcases Pacific Jade, Wakatu, Waiti, Nelson Sauvin, and Motueka hops. Juicy and tropical, with notes of citrus, stone fruit, and mild spice.
Biere de Ville
Hoppy Saison - ABV 6.3%
A classic Belgian saison, dry hopped with Grungeist and Styrian Wolf hops, resulting in a dry, effervescent beer with notes of bubblegum, citrus fruit, and violet.
Festbier Lager - ABV 5.8%
Brewed with Bavarian grown, North Carolina malted barley from our friends at Epiphany Craft Malt, this golden festbier lager boasts notes of honey and bread from the malt balanced perfectly by noble hops. Crisp and refreshing, this lager is the perfect way to welcome Fall.
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Hazy IPA - ABV 6.2%
TDH Hazy IPA hopped with copious amounts of Huell Melon, Mosaic, El Dorado, Cashmere, Citra, and Amarillo hops for a tropical, citrusy punch in the face!
Cruise to Nowhere
Tropical Session Sour - ABV 4.8% (2019- GABF Gold Medal)
Tart and refreshing, this session sour ale fermented with mango, guava, passion fruit, blood orange, and hibiscus for an explosion of tropical flavors. This Great American Beer Festival Gold medal winner is also available in 16oz cans.
Blonde Ale - ABV 5.5%
A blonde ale weighing in at an easy drinking 5.5%. Crisp and light, this refreshing blonde ale is brewed with a combination of German and local malt, and is hopped exclusively with Hallertau Blanc hops!
Pucker Your Axe
Key Lime Gose w/ Yerba Mate - ABV 4.8%
A collaboration with Axe Club of America, this tart, salty gose was brewed with 840 lbs of key limes and yerba mate for a jolt of energy. Intensely tart with the flavor profile of a margarita, this beer is as refreshing as they come!
Hefeweizen - ABV 5.0%
A classic hefeweizen made with Pilsen and wheat malts that is balanced with Saazer hops to give this beer a noble aroma.
Mexican Lager- ABV 4.5%
Light, crisp Mexican style lager brewed with pilsner malt and North Carolina grown corn. Perfect for those hot summer days.
Heroes in a Half Shell
Smoked Oyster Stout - ABV 5.7%
Easy-drinking, medium bodied stout brewed with cherry-wood smoked malt and oysters harvested off the NC coast. The oysters add a subtle minerality that enhances mouthfeel and compliments the smoke and roasted malt character.
Dark Days Ahead
American Stout with Coffee, Chocolate, and Vanilla - ABV 7.8%
Intense coffee aromas are tempered by the addition of vanilla and chocolate in this robust stout. Made with Honduran and Brazilian coffee from our friends at Enderly, this beer will comfort you should you see dark days on the horizon. Also available on NITRO.
Triple Dry Hopped Hazy Honey Double IPA - ABV 8.1%
Brewed with local honey and hopped with 7 different varieties of hops to provide intense tropical aromas of pineapple, passion fruit, melon, and a hint of coconut, this hazy double IPA is our hoppiest beer to date!
Love You 3000
Amber Ale - ABV 5.0%
This easy drinking amber ale features a toasty sweet malt character, complimented by a subtle addition of Chinook, Cascade and Centennial hops.
Golden Ale - ABV 5.0%
This light-bodied, easy drinking golden ale features a soft, bready malt character. The addition of Progress and Cascade hops imparts just enough bitterness to give the beer exceptional balance, making it the perfect crowd pleaser for any occasion.
Wilder Hirsch Helles
Helles Lager - ABV 5.1%
This crisp German helles lager features a smooth bready malt flavor and a soft, dry finish. A restrained herbal and lemony noble hop backbone provides balance making this a refreshing, everyday beer. Brewed in collaboration with our friends at Protagonist Beer and Little Brother Brewing.
Trail Town Gose
Gose with Blood Orange and Grapefruit - ABV 4.8%
This refreshing gose-style sour wheat ale, a collaboration with our friends over at Blue Blaze Brewing, was brewed with blood orange, grapefruit, salt, and coriander. Pleasantly tart and unbelievably refreshing, this beer is the perfect companion for warm, sunny days.
Purple Session IPA - ABV 4.9%
A purple IPA? That’s right! This session IPA gets its intense purple-blue hue from the addition of butterfly pea flowers from Thailand. Styrian Wolf, Cascade, and Amarillo hops contribute mild floral, earthy, and citrus notes and add a soft, pleasant bitterness balanced by a light malt backbone.
Hazy Plae Ale w/ Lactose - ABV 5.5%
An explosion of juicy tropical and citrus aroma and flavor from the addition of El Dorado, Citra, Cryo Mosaic, and Amarillo hops make this hazy pale ale an unforgettable experience. Lactose milk sugar lends a silky smooth body and balances the intensity of the hops.
Vienna Lager - ABV 5.2%
This amber lager features soft, elegant malt complexity, balanced by a light addition of French Aramis hops. Easy drinking, with a smooth, balanced finish, this beer boasts flavors of lightly toasted bread and is the perfect pint to welcome in Spring.
Darkness Calls w/ Coffee
Chocolate Milk Stout w/ Coffee - ABV 5.0%
Our chocolate milk stout ramped up a notch by the addition of a custom blend of El Salvadorian and Ethiopian coffee beans, roasted by our friends at Nightflyer Roastworks at Queen City Grounds.
Darkness Calls w/ Hazelnut
Chocolate Milk Stout w/ Hazelnut - ABV 5.0%
This rich, decadent milk stout is brewed with chocolate and infused with hazelnut. Mild roastiness is balanced by a sweet, smooth finish from the addition of milk sugar.
Do or Dahi
Session Sour w/ Mango and Vanilla - ABV 4.7%
Inspired by the popular, yogurt-based Indian beverage known as mango lassi, this fruit-forward session sour was brewed with a generous dose of mango, and infused with a hint of vanilla and lactose sugar to provide a sweet contrast to the tartness of the beer and to create a smooth, decadent mouthfeel.
Don’t Call it a Comeback
Double IPA - ABV 8.3%
Reminiscent of the intensely hop forward, classic West Coast Double IPAs that started the hop craze in America, our Double IPA is brewed with Simcoe, Centennial, Cascade, and Amarillo hops to impart flavors and aromas of orange, grapefruit, and dank, resinous pine. Dangerously drinkable despite its higher alcohol content, the finish is refreshingly dry and enjoyably bitter, inviting another sip.
Hazy Oat Pale Ale - ABV 5.9%
This double dry-hopped, hazy oat pale ale is brewed primarily with Cashmere hops, with Mosaic Citra, Amarillo, and Simcoe hops lending a helping hand. The result is a refreshing beer with intense notes of orange juice, lime, melon, and tropical fruit, and a smooth, soft mouthfeel.
Hoppy Pils - ABV 5.2%
Brewed to celebrate the four year anniversary of our neighbors at Rhino Market, this crisp, refreshing German-style pilsner balances pleasant hop bitterness and aroma with soft pilsner malt character. A light dry hop with German Grungeist hops provides mild floral, lemon zest, peach, and passion fruit notes.
Keeping Up With the Cardamoms
Spiced Brown Ale - ABV 5.3%
Brewed with 150 pounds of roasted parsnips and carrots, this brown ale is the perfect beer for autumn. Allspice, ginger, and cardamom combine with subtle malt sweetness and mild roast character, making for a smooth, festive offering that no Thanksgiving table should be without!
Biere de Champagne - ABV 8.7%
Brewed in celebration of our grand opening, 1768 is an American interpretation of a Belgian-style Bière de Champagne. This spritzy, effervescent beer features notes of apple, pear, white grape, and bubblegum from the Belgian yeast, complimented by a pleasant citrus aroma from the dry hop addition of Amarillo and Cryo Citra hops.
My Apologies, You’re Welcome
Hazy IPA - ABV 6.3%
Intense, juicy hop flavor and aroma combine with soft bitterness and a smooth, silky mouthfeel in our hazy, double dry hopped IPA. An explosion of orange, lemon, and tropical fruit aromas from an absurd dose of Mandarina Bavaria, Cryo Citra, and Amarillo hops will leave any hop head smiling. There’s nothing subtle about this one!
Pale Ale - ABV 5.8%
Our take on the iconic American pale ale style features strong aromas of grapefruit, pine, and rose from the addition of two of the most classic American hop varieties, Cascade and Centennial. Easy drinking and exceptionally balanced, our pale ale finishes dry, with just enough hop bitterness to leave you craving another sip.
Session Sour w/ Raspberry and Hibiscus - ABV 4.7%
Our session sour, brewed with juicy raspberries and hibiscus! Unbelievably refreshing, this tart, inviting wheat ale features a beautiful, intense pink hue and the perfect balance between sweet and sour.
Trit Happens w/ Enderly Coffee
Triticale Porter w/ Coffee - ABV 5.2%
Our Trit Happens Porter, bumped up a notch by the addition of Ethiopian coffee roasted by our neighbors at Enderly Coffee Co. This beer features both local malt and locally roasted coffee, truly encapsulating the collaborative ethos of Town Brewing!
Triticale Porter - ABV 5.2%
The aroma and flavor of bittersweet chocolate and espresso dominate this medium-bodied porter. Brewed with local triticale malt from our friends at Epiphany Craft Malt in Durham North Carolina for a smooth, silky mouthfeel, this porter is the perfect way to welcome in fall.
American IPA - ABV 6.6%
Bursting with citrus and tropical hop aromas, this double dry-hopped IPA features a
healthy dose of Mosaic, Citra, Amarillo, and Centennial hops. Notes of grapefruit,
pineapple, geraniums, and pine dominate the aroma and flavor, and a pleasant, subtle
hop bitterness lingers on the palate creating a crisp, refreshing finish.
Belgian Table Beer - ABV 4.8%
Fruity notes of pear, apple, and banana from the Belgian yeast dominate the aroma of this sessionable, light ale. Chamomile, grapefruit and lemon peel, and grains of paradise lend a slight floral and citrus character. Brewed with pilsner malt, wheat, spelt, rye, and oats, the light malt backbone is balanced by the addition of French Aramis hops.
Emotional Support Badger
ESB - ABV 5.7% (2018 NC Brewers Cup Gold Medal British Bitter)
English malt lends notes of toasted bread, caramel, and just a hint of roast to this flavorful amber ale. The malt character is balanced by English Challenger hops which add a slight earthy aroma, and Cascade hops for just a hint of American bravado.
Lil’ English On It
Golden Ale - ABV 5.0%
This light-bodied, easy drinking golden ale features a soft, bready malt character. The
addition of a blend of English Progress hops and Cascade hops from the U.S. imparts just enough bitterness to give the beer exceptional balance, making it the perfect crowd pleaser for any occasion.
Session Sour - ABV 4.7%
Berliner weisse, a tart, spritzy German wheat beer, was a favorite of Napoleon Bonaparte who described it as the “Champagne of the North.” Traditionally served “mit schuss” (with syrup), to provide enough sweetness to balance the sourness of the beer, Napoleon preferred to drink his “naked” (without syrup, though who is to say what he was or was not wearing after having a few…). Ask your bartender about our rotating selection of house-made syrups, or feel free to enjoy Naked Napoleon as is!