11:41 am
Fri January 30, 2015

Beer: It's Not Only For Drinking

A loaf of soap waiting to be cut.
Sarah Delia

It’s harder to make hand-made soap than you might think—there’s chemistry, calculations, and patience. One woman does the whole process from her tiny kitchen in Charlotte, using an ingredient that may seem…counter intuitive.

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Charlotte Talks
8:00 pm
Thu September 25, 2014

The History And Growth Of Charlotte's Beer Scene

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Friday, September 26, 2014


Something started happening in Charlotte a few years ago that continued to brew and bubble and is now reaching a head: beer. But not any beer- beer crafted, brewed, served and enjoyed right here in the Queen City. Every few months, new breweries are opening or moving into larger spaces.  Craft beer is taking off, creating a new culture in the process. We talk about how we got here and what's ahead in a special program recorded at Olde Mecklenburg Brewery. 

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12:00 am
Fri March 16, 2012

A Snapshot Of Craft Beer In Charlotte

Three pints of beer.
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Wondering where to find a great beer in Charlotte? An emerging community of craft beer drinkers, local breweries and shops are filling the void of quality beer in the Queen City. We take a look at the craft beer scene here now and where we came from.

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