Carolina Beer Temple

Bottle Shop, On-Premise

Hours today: 12:00pm - 11:00pm

Carolina Beer Temple is an independently owned and operated craft beer store with a craft beer bar in downtown Matthews, NC. We only carry beers made by breweries that are independently owned. At Carolina Beer Temple, you can shop for great craft beers to take home or sit and enjoy a fresh beer from one of our sixteen constantly rotating taps.
In support of the exciting craft brewing scene taking place in North Carolina, Carolina Beer Temple strives to have the best selection of craft beers made in North Carolina.
Carolina Beer Temple also has one of the finest selections of Belgian ales around. From Belgian abbey and trappist ales, to lambics, Flemish sours and more!
Carolina Beer Temple features a fine selection of craft beers from across the country, with a special focus on rare and hard-to-find beers. We also carry a large selection of meads, as well as some ciders.
While our selection of beers is constantly growing and changing, we currently offer over 450 different craft beers to choose from.

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Tap List - 18


Divine Barrel Loral Arrangement

Divine Barrel Loral Arrangement

American Lager5.5% ABV

Divine Barrel BrewingCharlotte, NC

8 oz: $3.7512 oz: $5.5016 oz: $7.50

A light-bodied lager designed with drinkability in mind.

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Grimm Double Negative

Grimm Double Negative

Imperial Stout10.0% ABV

Grimm Artisanal AlesBrooklyn, NY

8 oz: $612 oz: $8

A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.

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Salud Cerveceria La Luzerne

Salud Cerveceria La Luzerne

Saison5.0% ABV

Salud CerveceriaCharlotte, NC

8 oz: $3.7512 oz: $5.5016 oz: $7.50

A Belgian ale that is most commonly pale, refreshing, moderately strong and finishes dry

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Town Broken Tarted

Town Broken Tarted

Berliner Weisse4.7% ABV

Town BrewingCharlotte, NC

8 oz: $2.5012 oz: $3.7516 oz: $5

A very pale wheat beer low in alcohol with light bread and clean lactic sour flavors.

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Town Darkness Calls W/ Coffee

Town Darkness Calls W/ Coffee

Sweet Stout5.0% ABV

Town Brewing Co.Charlotte , NC

8 oz: $2.5012 oz: $3.7516 oz: $5

A very dark, full-bodied stout with creamy notes that soften its roasted, coffee-flavored qualities.

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Town Emotional Support Badger

Town Emotional Support Badger

Best Bitter5.7% ABV

Town Brewing Co.Charlotte , NC

8 oz: $2.5012 oz: $3.7516 oz: $5

A refreshing session beer with aromatic hops and a balanced malt profile.

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Town My Apologies, You'Re Welcome

Town My Apologies, You'Re Welcome

American IPA6.3% ABV

Town Brewing Co.Charlotte , NC

8 oz: $2.5012 oz: $3.7516 oz: $5

A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.

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Boon Kriek

Boon Kriek

Fruit Lambic4.0% ABV

Brouwerij BoonLembeek, Belgium

8 oz: $6.5012 oz: $9.50

A fruity, sour, wild Belgian wheat beer.

Botanist and Barrel Pink Is A Feeling Grape Cider

Botanist and Barrel Pink Is A Feeling Grape Cider

Fruit Cider8.0% ABV

Botanist and BarrelCedar Grove, NC

8 oz: $5.5012 oz: $7

Like a dry wine with complex flavors. The apple character marries with the added fruit to create a balanced flavor.

Crystal Coast Black Pelican Maple Porter

Crystal Coast Black Pelican Maple Porter

English Porter5.8% ABV29 IBU

Crystal Coast Brewing CompanyMorehead City, NC

8 oz: $312 oz: $4.5016 oz: $6

A moderately strong brown beer that explores roasted malt flavors of chocolate and caramel.

Dieu Du Ciel Péché Mortel

Dieu Du Ciel Péché Mortel

Imperial Stout9.5% ABV

Brasserie Dieu Du CielMontreal, Canada

8 oz: $6.2512 oz: $9

intensely black and dense beer with very pronounced roasted flavours. Fair trade coffee is infused during the brewing process

Fonta Flora Hop Beard

Fonta Flora Hop Beard

American IPA6.1% ABV

Fonta Flora BreweryMorganton, NC

8 oz: $512 oz: $6.50

A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.

Hof Ten Dormaal Frambuesa I Chocolate

Hof Ten Dormaal Frambuesa I Chocolate

Fruit Lambic7.0% ABV

Brouwerij Hof Ten DormaalDormaalhof, Belgium

8 oz: $7.2512 oz: $10

A fruity, sour, wild Belgian wheat beer.

Legion Banjo The Sea Monkey

Legion Banjo The Sea Monkey

Wild Specialty Beer5.4% ABV32 IBU

Legion BrewingCharlotte, NC

8 oz: $2.7512 oz: $4.2516 oz: $5.50

A sour beer that derives some of its taste and aroma from the particular spices, herbs or vegetables

Ponysaurus Don'T Be Mean To People

Ponysaurus Don'T Be Mean To People

Saison6.0% ABV

PonysaurusDurham, NC

8 oz: $312 oz: $4.5016 oz: $6

A Belgian ale that is most commonly pale, refreshing, moderately strong and finishes dry

Red Clay Queen City Common

Red Clay Queen City Common

Common Cider6.9% ABV

Red Clay CiderworksCharlotte, NC

8 oz: $3.5012 oz: $5.2516 oz: $7

A refreshing drink with medium body and wine-like apple flavor.

Straffe Hendrik Bruges Tripel

Straffe Hendrik Bruges Tripel

Belgian Tripel9.0% ABV

Brouwerij Straffe Hendrik / De Halve MaanBelgium

8 oz: $7.2512 oz: $10

A strong and pale Trappist ale with spicy-fruity notes and highly aromatic

The Unknown Raisin' The Roof

The Unknown Raisin' The Roof

Abt/Quadrupel10.5% ABV

The Unknown Brewing CompanyCharlotte, NC

8 oz: $512 oz: $6.50

First NC release outside of the taproom is also Raisin the Roof. Cognac simmered raisins and cinnamon blended in the belgian quad. A big beer that brings the taste of cinnamon raisin bread with every sip and a good warmth behind it.

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Bull City  Cardinal Cin

Bull City Cardinal Cin

Other Specialty Cider/Perry6.0% ABV

Bull City CiderworksDurham, NC

12 oz: $3.99

A refreshing drink with wine-like apple flavors.

Mother Earth Endless River Kolsch

Mother Earth Endless River Kolsch

Kölsch5.0% ABV19 IBU

Mother Earth BrewingKinston, NC

12 oz: $3.79

This light-bodied beer appeals to nearly everyone who samples it. Expect to enjoy a slight tang in the finish.

Olde Mecklenburg Captain Jack

Olde Mecklenburg Captain Jack

German Pils4.9% ABV27 IBU

Olde Mecklenburg BreweryCharlotte, NC

12 oz: $3.79

OMB developed this smooth, refreshing pilsner beer as our salute to the spirit, courage and resolve of Captain Jack.

Olde Mecklenburg Copper

Olde Mecklenburg Copper

Altbier4.8% ABV31 IBU

Olde Mecklenburg BreweryCharlotte, NC

12 oz: $3.79

A medium-bodied German-style beer that balances its bitterness and crisp maltiness with subtle fruity notes.

Sugar Creek Pale Ale

Sugar Creek Pale Ale

Belgian Pale Ale5.2% ABV40 IBU

Sugar Creek Brewing CompanyCharlotte, NC

12 oz: $3.79

A medium bodied ale with a solid malt backbone of caramel and warm bread crust.  Extended dry hopping intensifies hop flavors without lingering biterness.

Sugar Creek Raspberry White Ale

Sugar Creek Raspberry White Ale

Fruit Beer4.4% ABV15 IBU

Sugar Creek Brewing CompanyCharlotte, NC

12 oz: $3.79

A beer with additional flavors and aroma from fruit

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Birdsong Honey Pie Double IPA

Birdsong Honey Pie Double IPA

Double IPA8.9% ABV80 IBU

Birdsong Brewing CompanyCharlotte, NC

Honey Pie has a sweet and unique combination of subtle wildflower, and citrus and melon flavors. There’s a slight herbaceous quality that, when paired with local Cloister Honey, make Honey Pie palatable and a perfect lead-in to Springtime.

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Brewski Dolphy IPA

Brewski Dolphy IPA

American IPA6.0% ABV

BrewskiHelsingborg, Sweden

A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.

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Cavendish Timekeeper

Cavendish Timekeeper

Bière de Garde8.0% ABV

Cavendish Brewing CompanyGastonia, NC

A very malty and strong lagered ale

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DESTIHL Brewery Weissenheimer Hefeweizen

DESTIHL Brewery Weissenheimer Hefeweizen

Weissbier5.2% ABV16 IBU

DESTIHL BreweryNormal, IL

A refreshing German-style wheat beer with high carbonation, a fluffy mouthfeel, and a dry finish.

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Divine Barrel Loral Arrangement

Divine Barrel Loral Arrangement

American Lager5.5% ABV

Divine Barrel BrewingCharlotte, NC

A light-bodied lager designed with drinkability in mind.

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Hi-Wire Black Tea & Peach Sour Vintage

Hi-Wire Black Tea & Peach Sour Vintage

Mixed-Fermentation Sour Beer8.1% ABV

Hi-Wire BrewingAsheville, NC

A wild-fermented beer containing funky sour flavors and a variety of aromas

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Legal Remedy Justice Juice

Legal Remedy Justice Juice

American IPA6.3% ABV

Legal Remedy BrewingRock Hill, SC

A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.

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Legal Remedy Sticky Situation Cinnamon Bun

Legal Remedy Sticky Situation Cinnamon Bun

American Stout6.5% ABV21 IBU

Legal Remedy BrewingRock Hill, SC

A fairly strong, highly roasted dark stout with pronounced bitterness.

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NoDa Kwagalana

NoDa Kwagalana

American Lager5.7% ABV

NoDa Brewing CompanyCharlotte, NC

A light-bodied lager designed with drinkability in mind.

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Rough Draft Apricot Wundersauer

Rough Draft Apricot Wundersauer

Berliner Weisse6.4% ABV7 IBU

Rough Draft Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

A very pale wheat beer low in alcohol with light bread and clean lactic sour flavors.

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Twin Leaf Nothing Gold Can Stay

Twin Leaf Nothing Gold Can Stay

Saison6.3% ABV

Twin Leaf BreweryAsheville, NC

A Belgian ale that is most commonly pale, refreshing, moderately strong and finishes dry

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AleSmith Celestial Dawn Speedway Stout With Modern Times Coffee

AleSmith Celestial Dawn Speedway Stout With Modern Times Coffee

Imperial Stout12.0% ABV

AleSmith Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.

Allagash Metropole

Allagash Metropole

Wild Specialty Beer10.0% ABV

Allagash Brewing CompanyPortland, ME

A sour beer that derives some of its taste and aroma from the particular spices, herbs or vegetables

Allagash St. Klippenstein 2016

Allagash St. Klippenstein 2016

Wood-Aged Beer11.0% ABV

Allagash Brewing CompanyPortland, ME

This full bodied beer is brewed with an array of dark roasted malts: dark chocolate malt, roasted barley, chocolate malt, and brown malt. After being hopped with Chinook and Northern Brewer, and fermented with a trappist-style yeast for a month in stainless, the beer spends three months aging in bourbon barrels.

Allagash Victor

Allagash Victor

Belgian Golden Strong Ale7.4% ABV35 IBU

Allagash Brewing CompanyPortland, ME

A strong and complex Belgian-style ale with fruity and hoppy characteristics

Casita Cerveceria Nu-Tella

Casita Cerveceria Nu-Tella

Imperial Stout12.5% ABV

Casita CerveceriaFountain, NC

A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.

Cavendish Dragonbone

Cavendish Dragonbone

Oatmeal Stout6.3% ABV

Cavendish Brewing CompanyGastonia, NC

A very dark, full-bodied, roast ale with a complementary oatmeal flavor.

Double Barley Barrel Aged Gourd Rocker

Double Barley Barrel Aged Gourd Rocker

Specialty Beer9.4% ABV

Double Barley BrewingSmithfield, NC

A harmonious marriage of ingredients, processes and beer.

Epic Big Bad Baptist: Quadruple Barrel

Epic Big Bad Baptist: Quadruple Barrel

Imperial Stout12.3% ABV

Epic Brewing CompanyDenver, CO

A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.

Grimm Double Negative

Grimm Double Negative

Imperial Stout10.0% ABV

Grimm Artisanal AlesBrooklyn, NY

A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.

Hoppin' Frog B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher Oatmeal Imperial Stout

Hoppin' Frog B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher Oatmeal Imperial Stout

Imperial Stout9.4% ABV60 IBU

Hoppin' FrogAkron, OH

This Bodacious Oatmeal Russian Imperial Stout will crush you like no other! This is the grand-daddy of all stout styles, with an intensely deep roasted and full bodied flavor. A robust hop character adds a refreshing balance.

Jandrain-Jandrenouille III Gravity

Jandrain-Jandrenouille III Gravity

Belgian Golden Strong Ale7.5% ABV

Brasserie De Jandrain-JandrenouilleJandrain-Jandrenouille, Belgium

A strong and complex Belgian-style ale with fruity and hoppy characteristics

Jolly Pumpkin La Parcela

Jolly Pumpkin La Parcela

Wild Specialty Beer6.0% ABV

Jolly PumpkinDexter, MI

Packed with real pumpkins, hints of spice and a gentle kiss of cacao to lighten the soul. An everyday easy way to fill your squashy quotient. Only available for a few short months. Not to be missed.

Legion Path To The Dark Side

Legion Path To The Dark Side

Oatmeal Stout5.0% ABV30 IBU

Legion BrewingCharlotte, NC

A very dark, full-bodied, roast ale with a complementary oatmeal flavor.

Olde Hickory Lindley Park 2017

Olde Hickory Lindley Park 2017

Imperial Stout10.0% ABV

Olde Hickory BreweryHickory, NC

A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.

Pohjala Öö

Pohjala Öö

Baltic Porter10.5% ABV

PohjalaEstonia, Estonia

A complex beer that combines multi-layered malt with dark fruit flavors.

Ponysaurus Imperial Stout

Ponysaurus Imperial Stout

Imperial Stout10.3% ABV

PonysaurusDurham, NC

A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.

Ponysaurus Winter IPA

Ponysaurus Winter IPA

Red IPA6.2% ABV

PonysaurusDurham, NC

A bitter, moderately strong ale that carries some caramel and dark fruit malt character and finishes dry.

The Unknown Vehopciraptor

The Unknown Vehopciraptor

Double IPA9.9% ABV

The Unknown Brewing CompanyCharlotte, NC

An intensely hoppy pale ale with minimal malt character, designed to showcase its strong hop flavors.

Victory Wild Devil

Victory Wild Devil

Wild Specialty Beer6.7% ABV50 IBU

Victory Brewing CompanyDowningtown, PA

A sour beer that derives some of its taste and aroma from the particular spices, herbs or vegetables

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