Summer is almost here, Charleston. To celebrate, here is a list of 30+ breweries + taprooms to help you and your friends navigate the local beer scene. 🍻
Cheers this: P is for Pterodactyl
A 7.1% Belgian brown made in collaboration with Springbok Coffee Roasters.
Cheers this: CHS IPA
A West Coast IPA with simcoe + Citra Hops.
Cheers this: Peanut Butter & Jelly
The classic kid sandwich in a glass.
Cheers this: Something Cold
A light + refreshing ultra premium blonde ale.
Cheers this: Star Compass
Summertime in a glass: an 8% sour DIPA with tastes of lime, tangerine + pineapple.
Cheers this: LO-Fi Lager
A simple Mexican lager.
Cheers this: Evening Post Porter
This version of a British-style Porter has a low ABV (5.2%) + a medium body allowing it to be drinkable year-round.
Cheers this: Idle Speed
A salted lime lager brewed at the oldest licensed brewery in SC.
Cheers this: Up Sh*m Creek
An India pale lager inspired by long afternoons on the dock.
A sour beer tasting room by Revelry Brewing Co.
Cheers this: Bricklayer Red Ale
A double red that is roasty + malty with a clean finish.
*This list was last updated on June 2021*
🍺 West Ashley
Cheers this: Sungazer
A tropical fruit IPA with subtle bitterness.
Cheers this: ¡Ándale! Pale Ale
A jalapeno Cilantro Pale Ale that will give you a nice little burn in the back of your throat.
🍺 North Charleston
Cheers this: Hop Art
A fine line between a sweet malt + assertive hops.
Cheers this: Park Circle Pale
Includes flavors of orange marmalade, tropical fruit + citrus zest.
Cheers this: Folly’s Pride
A crisp, golden session ale with a mildly bitter finish.
Cheers this: Washout Wheat
Notes of banana + clove.
Cheers this: Pawleys Pale Ale
A full-bodied ale reminiscent of those that started the craft beer revolution.
Cheers this: Railyard
A mild brown ale that pays homage to the North Charleston railyards around the brewery.
Cheers this: Dry Hop
Made with 5 varieties of hops for a bittersweet semi-dry flavor.
Cheers this: Snafu-Tang
A sour beer made with raw, fresh oranges.
Cheers this: Tart Cherry Brackish
A refreshing light sour beer.
🍺 Daniel Island
Cheers this: Hoptropolis
This beer was built on the foundation of citra, mosaic, azacca + loral hops to add pear, peach and pineapple notes.
Cheers this: Shelly Beach Blonde Ale
Named after Shelly Beach in Australia – the first place the owners visited as certified scuba divers.
🍺 James Island
Cheers this: Strawberry Cup of Clouds
A smoothie-style IPA that includes real strawberry.
🍺 Johns Island
Cheers this: Barrel Aged Chocopotamus
An imperial chocolate oatmeal stout.
Cheers this: Carolina Creamsicle
Orange + vanilla combined with sour culture and lactose sugar.
Cheers this: Gator Boots
A medium-bodied dark lager with notes of caramel + a crisp, clean finish.
🍺 Mount Pleasant
Cheers this: Sparkles the Fluffy Unicorn
A cotton candy sour beer.
Cheers this: Throat Charmer
An American-style double IPA with Citra + Amarillo hops.
Cheers this: White Thai
A refreshing Witbier with notes of lemon candy + citrus fruit. The crisp lemongrass pairs well with a spiciness from the ginger root.
Cheers this: HHH
A German Hefeweizen.
We highly advise visiting the establishment’s website to verify current drink offerings — as some are only seasonal or for special occasions. For more information on local breweries, check out the Charleston Ale Trail.