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Carolina Beer Temple

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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: 4:00pm - 9:00pm

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Tap List - 18


Asheville Fire Escape   
Asheville Brewing Co  ·  Asheville, NC
8 oz: $2.50  ·  12 oz: $3.75  ·  16 oz: $5.00
A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.
American Pale Ale
5.9% ABV
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Blue Blaze Hell Raisin' Scotch Ale   
Blue Blaze Brewing  ·  Charlotte , NC
A very dark Scottish-style ale centered around malt flavors with distinct caramel notes.
Scottish Light
7.7% ABV
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DuClaw Dirty Little Freak   
DuClaw Brewing Company  ·  Bel Air, MD
8 oz: $3.00  ·  12 oz: $4.50  ·  16 oz: $6.00
This medium-bodied,brown ale is a feast for the senses from its dominant blend of warm, roasted malt, coconut, caramel, and chocolate flavors barely restrained by a gentle hop bite, to its tantalizingly satisfying finish.
American Brown Ale
5.8% ABV  ·  30 IBU

Granite Falls Legion Twisted Stem   
Granite Falls Brewery  ·  Granite Falls, NC
8 oz: $3.00  ·  12 oz: $4.50  ·  16 oz: $6.00
A wild-fermented beer containing funky sour flavors and a variety of aromas

Gulden Draak   
Brouwerij Van Steenberge  ·  Ertvelde, Belgium
8 oz: $6.25  ·  12 oz: $9.00  · 
Gulden Draak is a beer that is so rich, so glowing, so full of its very own characteristic flavor, that it reminds some who try it of chocolate and others of coffee.
Belgian Dark Strong Ale
10.5% ABV  ·  18 IBU

Kasteel Rouge   
Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V.  ·  Ingelmunster, Belgium
8 oz: $6.25  ·  12 oz: $9.00  · 
Kasteel Rouge is a unique blend of Kasteel Donker and a sweet cherry liqueur. This fruity beer makes a great aperitif on a sunny terrace.
Fruit Beer
8.0% ABV

La Trappe Dubbel   
Bierbrouwerij De Koningshoeven (La Trappe)  ·  Berkel-Enschot, Netherlands
8 oz: $7.25  ·  12 oz: $10.00  · 
La Trappe Dubbel has a deep brown colour and attractive beige froth. The use of caramel malt gives it a gentle aromatic caramelised quality. It has a rich malty flavour with a touch of sweetness.
Food Pairings: • Hearty soups • Fried or grilled meat • Ham off the bone (Bavarian or German Schweinshaxe with sauerkraut) • Side of pork
Belgian Dubbel
7.0% ABV  ·  22 IBU
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La Trappe Witte Trappist   
Bierbrouwerij De Koningshoeven (La Trappe)  ·  Berkel-Enschot, Netherlands
8 oz: $5.75  ·  12 oz: $7.50  · 
Brewed using only water, wheat, and hops. No herbs are added. Saphir hops give the ale its citrusy aroma.
Food Pairings: • Salads, such as a Salade Niçoise or a Caesar salad • Smoked salmon, grilled fish • Pasta with fish, prawn croquettes, Chinese noodles with jumbo shrimps, grilled vegetables
Belgian-Style Witbier
5.5% ABV  ·  14 IBU

Lazy Hiker Trail Mate   
Lazy Hiker  ·  Franklin, NC
8 oz: $2.50  ·  12 oz: $3.75  ·  16 oz: $5.00
A pale, moderate ale centered around its hop profile.

Legion Drop Your Schwarz   
Legion Brewing  ·  Charlotte, NC
8 oz: $3.00  ·  12 oz: $4.50  ·  16 oz: $6.00
A dark, German-style lager with balanced roasted, smooth malt flavors and mild bitterness.
Schwarzbier
5.4% ABV
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Moonlight Meadery Fling   
Moonlight Meadery  ·  Londonderry, NH
8 oz: $10.00  · 
This mead is a ménage a trios between the honey, strawberries, and rhubarb. Tart from the rhubarb, sweet from the honey and strawberries.
Semi-Sweet Mead
14.0% ABV

NoDa Minty Thin   
NoDa Brewing Company  ·  Charlotte, NC
8 oz: $2.75  ·  12 oz: $4.25  ·  16 oz: $5.50
A complex, malty dark beer with a lightly burnt character.
American Porter
5.8% ABV

Oskar Blues Deviant Dale's Imperial IPA   
Oskar Blues Brewery  ·  Lyons, CO
8 oz: $4.50  ·  12 oz: $5.50  · 
Deviant Dale's IPA was born at the crossroads, in a juke joint, as if Dale's Pale Ale sold its soul to balance Deviant's foreboding aromas of citrus, grapefruit rind and piney resins, its copper ball-of-fire color and inscrutable flavor-intense finish. Deviant is the Devil incarnate with untold amounts of malt and hedonistic Columbus dry-hopping
Double IPA
8.0% ABV  ·  85 IBU
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Red Clay Wool Socks   
Red Clay Ciderworks  ·  Charlotte, NC
8 oz: $3.50  ·  12 oz: $5.25  ·  16 oz: $7.00
Like a dry wine with complex flavors. The apple character marries with the added fruit to create a balanced flavor.
Fruit Cider
6.0% ABV

Triple C Chocolate Covered Pretzel   
Triple C Brewing Company  ·  Charlotte, NC
8 oz: $5.50  ·  12 oz: $7.00  · 
A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.
Imperial Stout
9.2% ABV

Twin Leaf Luminosity   
Twin Leaf Brewery  ·  Asheville, NC
8 oz: $4.50  ·  12 oz: $5.50  · 
A strong and pale Trappist ale with spicy-fruity notes and highly aromatic
Belgian Tripel
9.2% ABV

Westbrook White Thai   
Westbrook Brewing Co.  ·  Mt Pleasant, SC
8 oz: $2.75  ·  12 oz: $4.25  ·  16 oz: $5.50
This beer, inspired by the flavors of Southeast Asian cuisine, is a twist on the classic Belgian witbier style. Instead of the traditional coriander and orange peel spicing regimen, we add fresh lemongrass, ginger root, and a dash of Sorachi Ace hops. The result is a wonderfully refreshing ale with notes of lemon candy, citrus fruit, and a slight spiciness from the ginger.
Witbier
5.0% ABV  ·  16 IBU

Wooden Robot What He's Having   
Wooden Robot Brewery  ·  Charlotte, NC
8 oz: $2.75  ·  12 oz: $4.25  ·  16 oz: $5.50
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
6.7% ABV
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Events - 10


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Tue
6:45PM-9:45PM
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
6:00PM-9:00PM
Please join us Thursday, February 23rd at the Carolina Beer Temple when we will be featuring the fabulous and wonderful beers of Coronado Brewing Company located in Coronado, CA in a tap takeover extravaganza!!! We will be featuring flights and discounted Coronado drafts all day. The tap list is still being determined so stay tuned! Be sure to join us Thursday, February 23rd for this excitin...

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Tue
6:45PM-9:45PM
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
6:00PM-9:00PM
Please join us March 2nd at Carolina Beer Temple when we will be featuring the fabulous and wonderful beers of Triple C Brewing Company located right here in Charlotte in a tap takeover extravaganza!!! PLUS it is FIRST THURSDAY! This month is March Music Craw - featuring bands at Seaboard Taproom & Wine Bar and Temple Mojo. More locations TBD. We will be featuring flights and discounted Trip...

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Tue
6:45PM-9:45PM
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
6:00PM-9:00PM
Please join us Thursday, March 9th at the Carolina Beer Temple when we will be featuring the fabulous and wonderful beers of Hi-Wire Brewing located in Asheville, NC in a tap takeover extravaganza!!! We will be featuring flights and discounted Hi-Wire drafts all day. The tap list is still being determined so stay tuned! Be sure to join us Thursday, March 9th for this exciting event!

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Tue
6:45PM-9:45PM
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
6:00PM-9:00PM
Please join us Thursday, March 16th at the Carolina Beer Temple when we will be featuring the fabulous and wonderful beers of Lenny Boy Brewing Co. located right here in Charlotte in a tap takeover extravaganza!!! We will be featuring flights and discounted Lenny Boy drafts all day. The tap list is still being determined so stay tuned! Be sure to join us Thursday, March 16th for this excitin...

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Tue
6:45PM-9:45PM
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
6:45PM-9:45PM
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 - 3


Wooden Robot Quad Goggles   
Wooden Robot Brewery  ·  Charlotte, NC
Strong and richly malty sweet with low bitterness and noticeable alcohol.
Abt/Quadrupel
12.0% ABV

Wooden Robot What He's Having   
Wooden Robot Brewery  ·  Charlotte, NC
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
6.7% ABV

The Unknown Venture   
The Unknown Brewing Company  ·  Charlotte, NC
A fairly strong, highly roasted dark stout with pronounced bitterness.
American Stout
6.5% ABV