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Bottle Shop, On-Premise in Charlotte
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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  131-1C Matthews Station St, Matthews, NC 28105
  (704) 847-2337
  www.carolinabeertemple.com

Hours today: 12:00pm - 10:00pm

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Tap List - 18


Ass Clown Word!   
Ass Clown  ·  Cornelius, NC
8 oz: $3.50  ·  12 oz: $5.25  ·  16 oz: $7.00
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
6.5% ABV
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B. Nektar Tuco Style Freakout   
B. Nektar Meadery  ·  Ferndale, MI
8 oz: $7.00  · 
Tart lime engulfs the tongue followed by a creamy sweetness of honey and agave. Medium bodied with a lime pith bitterness on the semi-dry finish. A zip of acidity adds to the wonderful balance of the sweet, tart, and bitter flavors.
Sweet Mead
6.0% ABV  ·  40 IBU

Birdsong Say It To My Face   
Birdsong Brewing Company  ·  Charlotte, NC
8 oz: $4.50  ·  12 oz: $5.50  · 
A delicious red IPA with caramel malt flavors and a medium bitterness, you'll find pleasant but potent hop aromas pervade.
Red IPA
7.7% ABV
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Burial Rise Of The Merciless   
Burial Beer Co.  ·  Asheville, NC
8 oz: $5.50  ·  12 oz: $7.00  · 
A Belgian ale that is most commonly pale, refreshing, moderately strong and finishes dry
Saison
6.3% ABV

Duck Rabbit Oyster Stout   
Duck Rabbit Brewery  ·  Farmville, NC
8 oz: $3.25  ·  12 oz: $5.00  ·  16 oz: $6.50
A very dark, full-bodied, roast ale with a complementary oatmeal flavor.
Oatmeal Stout
5.0% ABV

Duck Rabbit Rabid Duck   
Duck Rabbit Brewery  ·  Farmville, NC
8 oz: $4.50  ·  12 oz: $5.50  · 
An intensely flavored, big, dark ale. Roasty, fruity, and bittersweet, with a noticeable alcohol presence.

Founders Centennial IPA   
Founders Brewing Company  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
8 oz: $3.00  ·  12 oz: $4.50  ·  16 oz: $6.00
With our Centennial IPA, malty undertones shake hands with the hop character for a finish that never turns too bitter.
American IPA
7.2% ABV  ·  65 IBU

Founders PC Pils   
Founders Brewing Company  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
8 oz: $2.50  ·  12 oz: $3.75  ·  16 oz: $5.00
Pleasantly crisp, perfectly clean and profoundly crushable, PC Pils is our take on the classic Pilsner style. Chinook, Cascade, Centennial.
German Pils
5.5% ABV  ·  45 IBU

Het Anker Gouden Carolus Cuvée Van De Keizer Rood   
Brouwerij Het Anker  ·  Mechelen, Belgium
8 oz: $7.25  ·  12 oz: $10.00  · 
A strong and complex Belgian-style ale with fruity and hoppy characteristics
Belgian Golden Strong Ale
10.0% ABV  ·  17 IBU
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Het Anker Lucifer Black   
Brouwerij Het Anker  ·  Mechelen, Belgium
8 oz: $8.00  ·  12 oz: $11.00  · 
A very strong and complex Belgian ale full of dark fruit flavors
Belgian Dark Strong Ale
8.0% ABV
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Natty Greene's American Sour Ale   
Natty Greene's Brewing Company  ·  Greensboro, NC
8 oz: $7.00  · 
A wild-fermented beer containing funky sour flavors and a variety of aromas
Mixed-Fermentation Sour Beer
6.5% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Noble Cider Standard Bearer   
Noble Cider  ·  Asheville, NC
8 oz: $3.25  ·  12 oz: $5.00  ·  16 oz: $6.50
The everyday, everybody cider. Whether you’re leading the way into battle or bringing up the rear, this is the cider for all. Our flagship cider is straight ahead, crisp, and refreshing. The dry finish leaves you thirsty for more.
Common Cider
7.5% ABV

Palm Belgian Pale Ale   
Brouwerij Palm NV  ·  Londerzeel, Belgium
8 oz: $4.75  ·  12 oz: $6.00  · 
A somewhat fruity and easy drinking Belgian ale which is less aggressive than many other Belgian beers
Belgian Pale Ale
5.4% ABV  ·  18 IBU
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Skull Camp Lucky Bones Brown Ale   
Skull Camp Brewing  ·  Elkin, NC
8 oz: $3.00  ·  12 oz: $4.50  ·  16 oz: $6.00
A malty beer that uses its hop flavor to complement and enhance its chocolate and caramel characters.
American Brown Ale
5.5% ABV  ·  29 IBU

St Bernard Christmas Ale   
Brouwerij St. Bernardus  ·  Watou, Belgium
8 oz: $7.25  ·  12 oz: $10.00  · 
This specialty beer is characterized by its deep dark colour, with a creamy, thick head and a full, almost velvety taste with a fruity nose.
Abt/Quadrupel
10.0% ABV
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Straffe Hendrik Heritage 2013   
Straffe Hendrik  ·  Brugge, Belgium
8 oz: $12.00  · 
Strong and richly malty sweet with low bitterness and noticeable alcohol.
Abt/Quadrupel
11.0% ABV
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Three Spirits Dream Of Wheat   
Three Spirits Brewery  ·  Charlotte, NC
8 oz: $2.75  ·  12 oz: $4.25  ·  16 oz: $5.50
A refreshing wheat beer that favors hoppy notes over yeast character.

Van Honsebrouck Bacchus Flanders Oud Bruin   
Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V.  ·  Ingelmunster, Belgium
8 oz: $6.00  ·  12 oz: $8.00  · 
A somewhat sour, fruity, malty Belgian-style brown ale.
Oud Bruin
4.5% ABV
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Events - 5


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Fri
July 21, 12:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
Did you know? The Independence Day of Belgium is celebrated on July 21, the day the nation attained its freedom from the domination of Netherland in the year 1931. You know we really like our Belgian beers. Soooo.... we are throwing a 3-day Belgian birthday party and you are invited! Join us all weekend to celebrate the history, tradition and goodness that is Belgian beer. We'll tap a keg...

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Tue
July 25, 6:45p.m. - 8:45p.m.
Join us every Tuesday night for our Carolina Beer Temple Run Club Powered by OrthoCarolina! We have a 1 mile, 3 mile and 5 mile route - people of all skill levels are welcome...walkers too!!! There is no cost to participate in our Run Club! Our route begins at Carolina Beer Temple, winds its way through historic downtown Matthews and then onto the greenway! At the halfway point you return bac...

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Thu
July 27, 6:00p.m. - 9:00p.m.
Please join us Thursday, July 27th at the Carolina Beer Temple when we will be featuring the fabulous and wonderful beers of Thomas Creek Brewery located in Greenville, SC in a tap takeover extravaganza!!! We will be featuring flights and discounted Thomas Creek drafts all day. The tap list is still being determined so stay tuned! Be sure to join us Thursday, July 27th for this exciting event!

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Tue
August 01, 6:45p.m. - 9:45p.m.
Join us every Tuesday night for our Carolina Beer Temple Run Club Powered by OrthoCarolina! We have a 1 mile, 3 mile and 5 mile route - people of all skill levels are welcome...walkers too!!! There is no cost to participate in our Run Club! Our route begins at Carolina Beer Temple, winds its way through historic downtown Matthews and then onto the greenway! At the halfway point you return bac...

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Tue
August 08, 6:45p.m. - 9:45p.m.
Join us every Tuesday night for our Carolina Beer Temple Run Club Powered by OrthoCarolina! We have a 1 mile, 3 mile and 5 mile route - people of all skill levels are welcome...walkers too!!! There is no cost to participate in our Run Club! Our route begins at Carolina Beer Temple, winds its way through historic downtown Matthews and then onto the greenway! At the halfway point you return bac...

On Deck - 14


B. Nektar Zombie Killer   
B. Nektar Meadery  ·  Ferndale, MI
Similar in balance, body, finish and flavor intensity to a semisweet (or medium-dry) white wine, with a pleasant mixture of honey character, light sweetness, soft fruity esters, and clean alcohol.
Semi-Sweet Mead
6.0% ABV

Blanche De Bruxelles   
Brasserie Lefebvre Sa  ·  Belgium
A cloudy witbier that is seasoned with curacao, bitter orange peels and coriander and has a defined wheat taste and a slight creamy aftertaste.
Witbier
4.5% ABV  ·  18 IBU
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D9 Systema Naturae, 4th Edition   
D9 Brewing Co.  ·  Cornelius, NC
A wild-fermented beer containing funky sour flavors and a variety of aromas

Delirium Noel   
Delirium Brewery  ·  Melle, Belgium
Chestnut amber in color with scents of caramel malt, fruit, spices and the sweetness of the alcohol. The aftertaste is sweet, spicy and slightly bitter.
Belgian Dark Strong Ale
10.0% ABV
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Founders Rubaeus   
Founders Brewing Company  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
Deliciously fruity, with fresh raspberries providing the perfect balance of fruit and spice.
Fruit Beer
5.7% ABV  ·  15 IBU
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Founders Sumatra Mountain Brown   
Founders Brewing Company  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
This bold imperial brown gets its body from a team of malts, flaked barley for dense foam, a bit of Chocolate malt for its deep color.
American Brown Ale
9.0% ABV  ·  40 IBU
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Highland Black Mocha Stout   
Highland Brewing Company  ·  Asheville, NC
Highland’s most robust beer, having a very malty body with a large, roasted chocolate flavor, all achieved solely through the use of special roasted barley grains. It is black in color with a very clean finish and moderate hop flavor.
American Stout
5.0% ABV  ·  25 IBU

Natty Greene's Wilderflower Imperial Witbier   
Natty Greene's Brewing Company  ·  Greensboro, NC
A refreshing wheat ale very pale in color
Witbier
9.4% ABV

NoDa Directionally Challenged   
NoDa Brewing Company  ·  Charlotte, NC
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
5.5% ABV

Rodenbach Grand Cru   
Brouwerij Rodenbach  ·  Roeselare, Belgium
A blend of 1/3 young beer and 2/3 of beer aged 2 years in large oak vats leads to this complex beer with lots of wood and fruity esters.
Flanders Red Ale
6.0% ABV  ·  35 IBU

Scaldis Noel   
The Bush de Noël is amber in colour with aromas ranging from banana and pineapple to caramel and dried fruits.
Belgian Dark Strong Ale
12.0% ABV  ·  21 IBU
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Southern Range Monroe Light   
Southern Range Brewing  ·  monroe, NC
A crisp, clear beer balanced with subtle fruit and hop characters.
Kölsch
5.4% ABV  ·  28 IBU

Vicaris Winter Belgain Ale   
Brouwerij Dilewyns - Vicaris  ·  Grembergen, Belgium
A somewhat strong dark beer with added spices that suggest the winter season

Westbrook IPA   
Westbrook Brewing Co.  ·  Mt Pleasant, SC
A base of pale, Munich, and Carapils malts is just enough to contain the massive hop flavor and aroma packed into this highly drinkable IPA. A blend of four American hop varieties is added four times in the kettle and twice in the fermentor for a complex and layered hop experience.
American IPA
6.8% ABV  ·  65 IBU