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Lots of stores have a beer cave, but Lowes Foods of Monkey Junction has The Beer Den. You'll find the finest selection of crafts and drafts in the whole wild world. Our selection is fantastically varied, local and delicious. We have seasonal offerings of unique beers on tap with Growlers filled on site for you to take home and enjoy. From IPAs and ESBs to porters, stouts and pilsners, The Beer Den has something for even the fiercest craft beer aficionados.



Bottles To Go   Food On-Site   Growler Fills   Kegs Available  

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  5309 Carolina Beach Rd, Wilmington, NC 28412
  9107905335
  www.lowesfoods.com/the-beer-den/
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Tap List - 8


Ballast Point Victory at Sea    Growler Fills  
Ballast Point Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
32 oz Growler: $10.99  ·  64 oz Growler: $19.99
Victory at Sea embodies the art of masterful brewing by infusing a velvety Imperial Porter with pure vanilla flavor and specially-selected, hand roasted coffee.
American Porter
10.0% ABV  ·  60 IBU

Deep River Joco White Winter Ale    Growler Fills  
Deep River Brewing Company  ·  Clayton, NC
32 oz Growler: $6.99  ·  64 oz Growler: $11.99
A moderately strong Trappist ale with rich malty flavors and a color of reddish-copper
Belgian Dubbel
7.5% ABV  ·  15 IBU

Epic Hop Syndrome    Growler Fills  
Epic Brewing Company  ·  Denver, CO
32 oz Growler: $6.99  ·  64 oz Growler: $11.99
A deliciously hoppy lager, this clean, spicy, yet fruity addition is sure to quench your summer palate just right!
American Lager
4.8% ABV  ·  29 IBU

Harpoon Ufo Winter Blonde Ale    Growler Fills  
Harpoon Brewery  ·  Boston, MA
32 oz Growler: $6.99  ·  64 oz Growler: $11.99
An approachable, malt-oriented American beer that is well-balanced and great for easy-drinking.
Blonde Ale
4.9% ABV  ·  11 IBU

Hi-Wire Pulcinella    Growler Fills  
Hi-Wire Brewing  ·  Asheville, NC
32 oz Growler: $10.99  ·  64 oz Growler: $19.99
An intensely flavored, big, dark ale. Roasty, fruity, and bittersweet, with a noticeable alcohol presence.

Natty Greene's Boxcar Latte Ale    Growler Fills  
Natty Greene's Brewing Company  ·  Greensboro, NC
32 oz Growler: $7.99  ·  64 oz Growler: $14.99
4.7% ABV  ·  21 IBU

Sierra Nevada Nooner Pilsner    Growler Fills  
32 oz Growler: $6.99  ·  64 oz Growler: $11.99
A midday go-to, Nooner is our take on the classic German-style pilsner—one of the original session beers.
German Pils
5.2% ABV  ·  38 IBU

Terrapin RecreationAle    Growler Fills  
Terrapin Beer Company  ·  Athens, GA
32 oz Growler: $6.99  ·  64 oz Growler: $11.99
Wrap your hand around a Recreation Ale and explore what outside life has to offer. This hopped up session ale is specially formulated to accompany you on all of your outdoor activities. Pack in this flavorful ale and pack out the memories while enjoying this quaffable brew.
American IPA
4.7% ABV  ·  42 IBU

Bottle List - 34


Arrogant Bastard Ale   
Stone Brewing Co.  ·  Escondido, CA
This is an aggressive beer. You probably won't like it. It is quite doubtful you have the taste or sophistication to be able to appreciate an ale of this quality or depth.
American Strong Ale
7.2% ABV  ·  100 IBU

Chimay Grand Reserve (Blue)   
Bieres De Chimay  ·  Baileux, Belgium
A dark Trappist beer with a powerful aroma, the complex flavour of which improves across the years.
Belgian Dark Strong Ale
9.0% ABV  ·  30 IBU

Chimay Première (Red)   
Bieres De Chimay  ·  Baileux, Belgium
Topped with a creamy head, it gives off a slight fruity apricot smell from the fermentation.
Belgian Dubbel
7.0% ABV  ·  24 IBU

Delirium Nocturnum   
Brouwerij Huyghe  ·  Melle, Belgium
Colour and sight: Dark brown-red. A compact white-yellow, stable and lacing head. Scent: Touches of caramel, mocha and chocolate. Spices such as liquorice and coriander are also present. Flavour: a very good mouthfeel of alcohol and softness. This is followed by an increasing bitterness, partially from the hop, but also from the roasted malt and chocolate malt. Towards the end a nice balance between bitterness, sour and sweet.
Belgian Dark Strong Ale
8.5% ABV  ·  26 IBU

Delirium Red   
Delirium Brewery  ·  Melle, Belgium
Delirium Tremens Red, Cherry Beer. Deep dark red colour, with a light pink, compact and lacing head. Soft fruity aroma, with hints of almond and mildly sour cherries. Sweet and fruity, with a nice balance between sweet and sour. An excellent dessert beer.
Fruit Lambic
8.0% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Delirium Tremens   
Brouwerij Huyghe  ·  Melle, Belgium
As the palate is warmed, the taste is characterized by its roundness. The aftertaste is strong, long-lasting and dry bitter.
Belgian Golden Strong Ale
8.5% ABV  ·  40 IBU

Duvel Belgian Golden Ale   
Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat  ·  Breendonk-Puurs, Belgium
This beer takes together Pilsner malts, Bohemian hops, and a unique yeast strain to create this intense, aromatic and beguiling ale.
Belgian Golden Strong Ale
8.5% ABV  ·  32 IBU

Foothills Hoppyum   
Foothills Brewing  ·  Winston-Salem, NC
Nutty malts lend a surprisingly sweet base to copious additions of tangerine-y Simcoe™ hops. Great aroma, superior taste, clean dry finish. One sip will show you why this is our most popular beer . . . followed closely by a strong desire to take another sip.
American IPA
6.3% ABV  ·  70 IBU

Foothills Seeing Double IPA   
Foothills Brewing  ·  Winston-Salem, NC
An intensely hoppy pale ale with minimal malt character, designed to showcase its strong hop flavors.
Double IPA
9.5% ABV  ·  126 IBU

Franziskaner Hefe-Weisse   
Spaten-Franziskaner-Brau  ·  Munchen, Germany
A refreshing German-style wheat beer with high carbonation, a fluffy mouthfeel, and a dry finish.
Weissbier
5.0% ABV  ·  4 IBU

Gouden Carolus Tripel   
Brouwerij Het Anker  ·  Mechelen, Belgium
A strong and pale Trappist ale with spicy-fruity notes and highly aromatic
Belgian Tripel
9.0% ABV

Great Divide Yeti   
Great Divide Brewery  ·  Denver, CO
Oak aging gives a subtle vanilla character, rounding out Yeti’s intense roastiness and huge hoppy nature.
Imperial Stout
9.5% ABV  ·  75 IBU

Greene King Hen's Tooth   
Greene King / Morland Brewery  ·  Suffolk, United Kingdom
A smooth, robust ale rich in nutty, toffee, and caramel malt flavors with a hint of dark fruit notes.

Knee Deep Citra   
Knee Deep Brewing  ·  Auburn, CA
A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.
American Pale Ale
7.0% ABV  ·  45 IBU

Knee Deep Midnight Hoppyness   
Knee Deep Brewing  ·  Auburn, CA
This imperial black rye IPA has both a dark malt and high hop flavor: why have one or the other when you can have both?
Black IPA
9.5% ABV  ·  100 IBU

Knee Deep Simtra Triple IPA   
Knee Deep Brewing  ·  Auburn, CA
Simtra Triple IPA delivers a punch in the face with its very danky hop aroma derived from Simcoe and Citra hops. You wanted more hops you got them.
Triple IPA
11.25% ABV  ·  131 IBU

Lagunitas Hop Stoopid   
Lagunitas Brewing Company  ·  Petaluma, CA
A double IPA with big grapefruit and lemon notes and a brutal, lasting bitterness.
Double IPA
8.0% ABV  ·  100 IBU

Lagunitas IPA   
Lagunitas Brewing Company  ·  Petaluma, CA
Big on the aroma with a hoppy-sweet finish that’ll leave you wantin’ another sip.
American IPA
6.2% ABV  ·  52 IBU

Lindemans Framboise   
Brouwerij Lindemans  ·  Vlezenbeek, Belgium
Lambic - Fruit . -Deep ruby with a lighter red head, Flavor is an intensely fruity sweet and sour Raspberry with a tinge of aged hops.Virtually transparent brew.
Fruit Lambic
2.5% ABV  ·  12 IBU

Lindemans Pomme   
Brouwerij Lindemans  ·  Vlezenbeek, Belgium
A fruity, sour, wild Belgian wheat beer.
Fruit Lambic
4.0% ABV

New Holland Dragon's Milk - Bourbon Barrel Stout   
New Holland Brewery  ·  Holland, MI
A stout with roasty malt character intermingled with deep vanilla tones, all dancing in an oak bath
Imperial Stout
11.0% ABV  ·  31 IBU

Ommegang Gnomegang   
Ommegang  ·  Cooperstown, NY
This delectable blonde ale is a co-creation of two famed farmstead breweries: Brewery Ommegang and Brasserie d’Achouffe. It employs five fine malts, two noble hops, and both of the distinctive Chouffe and Ommegang yeasts. You’ll enjoy the smooth drinkability, fruity aromas and flavors, and warming finish
Belgian Blond Ale
9.5% ABV  ·  26 IBU

Ommegang Hennepin Saison   
Ommegang  ·  Cooperstown, NY
This style is a farmhouse ale, and is considered to be in the domain of the Belgian Saisons. Hennepin is a delicious brew for all seasons. It is spicy and refreshing.
Saison
7.7% ABV  ·  26 IBU

Ommegang Three Philosophers   
Ommegang  ·  Cooperstown, NY
Three Philosophers has flavors and aromas of roasted malt, molasses and brown sugar, dark fruits, brandied raisins and chocolate.
Abt/Quadrupel
9.7% ABV  ·  19 IBU

Orval Trappist Ale   
Brasserie d'Orval  ·  Villers-devant-Orval, Belgium
Orval Trappist Ale has an intensely aromatic and dry character and acquires its pronounced hoppy aroma and extra dry taste from dry-hopping.
Belgian Pale Ale
6.9% ABV  ·  32 IBU

Samuel Adams Thirteenth Hour   
A very strong and complex Belgian ale full of dark fruit flavors
Belgian Dark Strong Ale
9.0% ABV  ·  13 IBU

Samuel Smith's Oatmeal Stout   
Samuel Smith's Old Brewery  ·  Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Fermented in ‘stone Yorkshire squares’ to create an almost opaque, wonderfully silky and smooth textured ale with a complex medium dry palate and bittersweet finish.
Oatmeal Stout
5.0% ABV

Samuel Smith's Old Imperial Stout   
Samuel Smith's Old Brewery  ·  Yorkshire, United Kingdom
An intensely flavored, big, dark ale. Roasty, fruity, and bittersweet, with a noticeable alcohol presence.
Russian Imperial Stout
7.0% ABV  ·  35 IBU

Samuel Smith's Organic Chocolate Stout   
Samuel Smith's Old Brewery  ·  Yorkshire, United Kingdom
This is the perfect marriage of satisfying stout and luxurious chocolate.
Sweet Stout
5.0% ABV  ·  15 IBU

Samuel Smith's Organic Cider   
Samuel Smith's Old Brewery  ·  Yorkshire, United Kingdom
A medium dry cider with brilliant straw colour, light body, clean apple flavour and a gentle apple blossom finish.
English Cider
5.0% ABV

Unibroue La Fin Du Monde   
Unibroue Brewery  ·  Chambly, QC
Our best-selling brand offers both subtlety and strength, with a chorus of fruit, spice and hop notes that make this highly effervescent "liquid gold" so distinctive.
Belgian Tripel
9.0% ABV  ·  19 IBU

Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier   
Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan  ·  Freising, Germany
Our golden-yellow wheat beer, with its fine-poured white foam, smells of cloves and impresses consumers with its refreshing banana flavor.
Food Pairings: Seafood, spicy cheese, Bavarian white sausage
Weissbier
5.4% ABV  ·  14 IBU

Weihenstephaner Original   
Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan  ·  Freising, Germany
With a mild hoppy note and its pleasant fresh spicy taste, it goes very well with salads, poultry, stews or with a hearty snack. Brewed according to our centuries-old brewing tradition on the Weihenstephan hill.
Munich Helles
5.1% ABV  ·  21 IBU

Westmalle Tripel   
Brouwerij Westmalle  ·  Belgium
Westmalle Tripel is a complex beer with a fruity aroma and a nice nuanced hop scent. It is soft and creamy in the mouth, with a bitter touch carried by the fruity aroma.
Belgian Tripel
9.5% ABV  ·  25 IBU

On Deck - 14


Port City Optimal Wit    Growler Fills  
Port City Brewing Co  ·  Alexandria, VA
Brewed as a traditional Belgian style witbier, Optimal Wit is crisp and citrusy with layers of flavor that evolve in the glass. We brew this with Virginia grown wheat and use Spanish orange peels and coriander, which are traditional wit spices. Our unique twist is Grains of Paradise, which gives it a subtle peppery character on the finish.
Witbier
5.0% ABV  ·  15 IBU

Big Boss Aces And Ates    Growler Fills  
Big Boss Brewing Company  ·  Raleigh, NC
A fairly strong, highly roasted dark stout with pronounced bitterness.
American Stout
8.0% ABV

Ballast Point Victory At Sea Coconut    Growler Fills  
Ballast Point Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
A complex, malty dark beer with a lightly burnt character.
American Porter
10.0% ABV  ·  60 IBU

Great Lakes Christmas Ale    Growler Fills  
Great Lakes Brewing Company  ·  Cleveland, OH
Christmas Ale is a holiday ale brewed with honey and spiced with fresh ginger and cinnamon.
Winter Seasonal Beer
7.5% ABV  ·  30 IBU

Founders Breakfast Stout    Growler Fills  
Founders Brewing Company  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
Brewed with an abundance of flaked oats, bitter and imported chocolates, and Sumatra and Kona coffee, this stout has an intense fresh-roasted java nose topped with a frothy, cinnamon-colored head that goes forever.
Imperial Stout
8.3% ABV  ·  60 IBU

Lukcy Basartd Ale    Growler Fills  
Stone Brewing Co.  ·  Escondido, CA
A strong ale with full malt and hop flavors and distinct bitterness.

Deep River Riverbank Rye-It    Growler Fills  
Deep River Brewing Company  ·  Clayton, NC
A decidedly hoppy and bitter ale with a light grainy spicy character and lingering dryness.
Rye IPA
5.2% ABV  ·  52 IBU

Double Barley Sparkky's Coffee Chocolate Milk Stout    Growler Fills  
Double Barley Brewing  ·  Smithfield, NC
A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.
Imperial Stout
11.5% ABV  ·  76 IBU

Southern Tier Krampus    Growler Fills  
Southern Tier Brewing Company  ·  Lakewood, NY
Finished with lager yeast and aged cold for no less than 30 days, it is the medley of rich, dark malts and aromatic hops that make this a diabolical brew, threatening to warm even the most frigid of hearts.
Helles Bock
9.0% ABV  ·  70 IBU

Tröegs Mad Elf    Growler Fills  
Tröegs Brewing Company  ·  Harrisburg, PA
The holidays at Tröegs start with our inner Mad Elf momentarily taking over the brew deck. So blame “him” for this cheerful ruby red creation reminiscent of ripened cherries, raw honey and cocoa with notes of cinnamon, clove and allspice.
Belgian Dark Strong Ale
11.0% ABV  ·  15 IBU

Stone Enjoy By 12.25.16 Unfiltered IPA    Growler Fills  
Stone Brewing Co.  ·  Escondido, CA
By letting this IPA go unfiltered, its peach and tropical fruit hop flavors are amplified while its golden-hued color takes on a hazy appea
Double IPA
9.4% ABV  ·  98 IBU

Great Lakes Blackout Stout    Growler Fills  
Great Lakes Brewing Company  ·  Cleveland, OH
A Russian Imperial Stout with a hearty malt body and bold hop flavor. Named after the infamous "Blackout of 2003" that left the northeastern United States in complete darkness, but resulted in old-fashioned neighborhood porch parties and fun.
Imperial Stout
9.0% ABV  ·  50 IBU

Natty Greene's Red Nose Winter Ale    Growler Fills  
Natty Greene's Brewing Company  ·  Greensboro, NC
full-bodied winter warmer with a rich, dark malt body spiced with cinnamon, ginger and orange peel for festive flavor
Winter Seasonal Beer
6.8% ABV  ·  21 IBU

The Unknown Tele-Porter    Growler Fills  
The Unknown Brewing Company  ·  Charlotte, NC
Tele-porter is a robust porter with a rich grain bill and dark malts that we brew with local cocoa nibs from French Broad chocolatiers in Asheville, NC, milk sugar and aromatic coffee roasted by our friends at Counter Culture Coffee in Durham, NC. These ingredients give this beer a wonderful nose of coffee and chocolate, a creamy tan head, and rich mocha taste.
English Porter
6.4% ABV