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No matter if you consider yourself a cicerone, a fancy name for beer connoisseur, or just appreciate a local brew, the Raleigh area has everything you need to delve into the popular world of craft breweries. Greater Raleigh is no stranger to mouth-watering brews and offers up numerous local hotspots dedicated to the craft, making it easy to stay true to your brews in the capital city.
Want to see how that beer you're drinking is made? Many of the breweries listed on this page offer free tours when visitors can learn the differences between beers like porters or doppelbocks and giving you a chance to chat with the brewmasters. Check our calendar of events because you may find a special event, beer dinner or group tour experience while you're visiting.
Please drink responsibly.
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Greater Raleigh Beer Trail
From Wake Forest to Raleigh to Holly Springs and Fuquay-Varina, breweries are located all throughout the area. Use our beer trail map to guide you to each brewery.* Click here
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Draft Line Brewing Co.
One of Greater Raleigh's newest breweries and located in the quaint town of Fuquay-Varina, Draft Line Brewing Co. offers a menu full of exquisite brews, live music, tours and more. Click here
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Red Nose Winter Ale
A classic American red ale with a spice profile that supports the festive aroma. With orange peel, fresh ginger and cinnamon, this is the perfect beer to go with your holiday celebrations! Click here
*Please have a designated driver. Don't drink and drive. Greater Raleigh ground transportation options are listed here.
Featured brewery photo credit: Draft Line Brewing Co.; featured brew photo credit: Red Nose Winter Ale: Natty Greene's Pub & Brewing