Call for Artists

Call for Artists

November 17, 2017

Our brewery

We love art, and we love local art even more. In fact, the artistic nature of the NoDa neighborhood is one of the reasons we decided to call it home. We believe that brewing beer is an art; You start with a blank canvas and turn that into something completely different (and wonderful). Because of […]

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Cheers to 6 years!

October 30, 2017

Our brewery, Our People

  Who says there’s nothing to celebrate at year six?! We have so much to be grateful for, including you, our faithful customers and friends! We also have an outstanding team to thank; If it wasn’t for each and every person in our brewery family (past and present), we wouldn’t be where we are today! […]

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Grain to Glass Series: Tap Room

August 11, 2017

Our brewery

If you haven’t read the first and second posts in this series, hop back to “Grain to Glass Series Introduction” and “Grain to Glass Series: Packaging,” then come here! The third installation in our Grain to Glass Series is all about our N. Tryon Street tap room! It’s the heartbeat of our brewery, and we […]

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Grain to Glass Series: Packaging

July 28, 2017

Our brewery

If you haven’t read the first post in this series, hop back and read “Grain to Glass Series Introduction,” then come here! In 2012, the year after our opening, we were ready to begin packaging our products so that fans and customers could enjoy our beer no matter where they were! We started with a […]

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7 Reasons Why Our Brewery is Perfect for Your Event

July 21, 2017

Our brewery

Since we opened our doors in 2011, one of the best ways we’ve been able to connect with and support our community is through hosting events, especially for local charities. When we designed our second tap room (N. Tryon location) in 2015, not only was creating a small private space a top priority, but the […]

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Grain to Glass Series Introduction

July 14, 2017

Our brewery

We’re thrilled to introduce to you our new Grain to Glass Video Series! The first video in the series focuses on our sales and self distribution, and in the coming months we’ll release the other three videos. Self-distribution, a choice we’ve made for our brewery, is very important to us. From the day we opened […]

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A NoDable Undertaking

June 22, 2017

Our brewery

“It hasn’t always been easy, but it has always been fun,” said Owner Suzie Ford as she thought back on the last (nearly) six years of creating 52 NEW NoDable beers every year. It all started in Portland. Before we opened in the fall of 2011, our founders, Todd and Suzie Ford, headed to Oregon earlier […]

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2013 – Year In Review

December 31, 2013

Our brewery

Brewed and Bottled Imperial Coco Loco Partnered with USNWC for Inaugural Race Series Benefited charities including North Mecklenburg Animal Rescue, Carolinas Breast Cancer Fund, Florence Crittenton, Safe Alliance, Blue Ridge Boxers, 24 Hours of Booty, and many more Held a wedding ceremony for one our employee, Courtney Valvo Lynch, at the brewery Purchased bottling line […]

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GABF…the Oscars of Beer

October 22, 2012

Our brewery

Have you ever been impacted so heavily by a dream, movie or experience that it stays at the forefront of your mind for days, weeks or even longer after the experience? Well you would know exactly what that’s like if you’re a fan of craft beer and visit the Great American Beer Festival, commonly known as […]

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Busy week at the brewery

August 10, 2011

Our brewery

We’ve all been working hard at the brewery. This past week has been both hard and very rewarding. I’ve recently taken a step back and really thought about all that has come about in recent times… We were approved for our last and most difficult permit, the city building permit. After receiving this, on Todd’s birthday of all […]

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