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Lowes Foods at Monkey Junction

Bar/Pub/Tavern/Restaurant/Gastropub in Wilmington

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.

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  5309 Carolina Beach Rd, Wilmington, NC 28412
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Tap List - 8

Bell's Porter    Growler Fills  
Bell's Brewery  ·  Kalamazoo, MI
32 oz Growler: $5.99  ·  64 oz Growler: $9.99
Hints of dark chocolate and freshly roasted coffee provide the focus, while hops remain in the background. Not as full-bodied as a stout, Porter bridges the gap between malty brown ales and our more heavily roasted stouts.
English Porter
5.6% ABV
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Catawba Mother Trucker Pale Ale    Growler Fills  
Catawba Brewing  ·  Morganton, NC
32 oz Growler: $6.99  ·  64 oz Growler: $11.99
A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.
American Pale Ale
5.0% ABV
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Deep River 4042 Stout    Growler Fills  
Deep River Brewing Company  ·  Clayton, NC
32 oz Growler: $6.99  ·  64 oz Growler: $11.99
A sweet stout brewed with generous amounts of freshly ground cocoa, chocolate malt and cocoa nibs from local North Carolina Chocolatiers.
American Stout
6.5% ABV  ·  18 IBU

Founders Pc Pils    Growler Fills  
Founders Brewing Company  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
32 oz Growler: $6.99  ·  64 oz Growler: $11.99
A gold-colored, light-bodied German-style beer with crisp, floral hop aroma.
German Pils
5.5% ABV  ·  45 IBU

New Belgium Yam Good Ale    Growler Fills  
New Belgium Brewing  ·  Fort Collins, CO
32 oz Growler: $6.99  ·  64 oz Growler: $11.99
A malty, German-style amber lager with a toasty and bready flavor, restrained bitterness with a dry finish.
6.5% ABV
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Sierra Nevada Northern Hemisphere Harvest    Growler Fills  
32 oz Growler: $10.99  ·  64 oz Growler: $19.99
Hops harvested and into the kettle within 24 hours.
American IPA
6.7% ABV  ·  66 IBU
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Southern Tier Cold Press Coffee Pumking    Growler Fills  
Southern Tier Brewing Company  ·  Lakewood, NY
32 oz Growler: $10.99  ·  64 oz Growler: $19.99
A darker colored, malty beer with spices to evoke the fall season
Autumn Seasonal Beer
8.6% ABV
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Stone 20th Anniversary Encore Series: Stone 02.02.02 Vertical Epic Ale    Growler Fills  
Stone Brewing Co.  ·  Escondido, CA
32 oz Growler: $12.99  ·  64 oz Growler: $24.99
A varying Belgian style with fruit and spice notes and good carbonation.

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.
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.
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.
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
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 - 8

Bell's Expedition Imperial Stout    Growler Fills  
Bell's Brewery  ·  Kalamazoo, MI
A huge malt body is matched to a heady blend of chocolate, dark fruits, and other aromas. Intensely bitter in its early months, the flavors will slowly meld and grow in depth as the beer ages.
Food Pairings: The port wine of the beer world, Expedition Stout can be paired with dark foie gras and smoked goose. For dessert, go with dark chocolate truffles, pecan pie, raspberry tart, vanilla poached pears or chocolate raspberry mousse cake. Pairs well with cheeses like Blue d’Aubergne, d’Affinois, Stilton or Roquefort.

Catawba Rediculous IPA    Growler Fills  
Catawba Brewing  ·  Morganton, NC
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
6.0% ABV

Allagash James Bean    Growler Fills  
Allagash Brewing Company  ·  Portland, ME
James Bean is a bourbon barrel aged Tripel (Curieux), with cold pressed coffee added.

Natty Greene's Freedom American IPA    Growler Fills  
Natty Greene's Brewing Company  ·  Greensboro, NC
A bold and hop-forward, yet tangy and complex American IPA.
American IPA
6.5% ABV  ·  81 IBU

Champion Megalodon    Growler Fills  
Champion Brewing Company  ·  Charlottesville, VA
A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.
Imperial Stout
9.0% ABV  ·  42 IBU

Bell's Special Double Cream Stout    Growler Fills  
Bell's Brewery  ·  Kalamazoo, MI
Sweeter and smoother than Kalamazoo Stout. A beer for special winter occasions. Double Cream Stout derives its name from its smooth, creamy texture, not the ingredients. Completely dairy-free, this stout blends ten different specialty malts to yield a remarkable depth of flavor. With only a touch of burnt notes, Double Cream Stout focuses on the softer, cocoa & espresso-like aspects of roasted malt.
American Stout
6.1% ABV  ·  20 IBU

Double Barley Steakcake    Growler Fills  
Double Barley Brewing  ·  Smithfield, NC
A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.
Imperial Stout
10.0% ABV

Allagash Saison    Growler Fills  
Allagash Brewing Company  ·  Portland, ME
A golden hued beer, brewed with a 2-Row blend, malted rye, oats and dark Belgian candi sugar. Saison is hopped with Tettnang, Bravo and Cascade hops. Fermented with a traditional saison yeast strain, Saison exhibits notes of spice and tropical fruit in the aroma. Citrus and a peppery spice dominate the flavor and make way for a pleasant malt character.
6.1% ABV