Start your engines! We’re coming in live from Charlotte Motor Speedway to bring you all things NASCAR with MRN broadcaster, Steve Post. Find out what makes Charlotte a unique hub for this fast-paced sport. We learn the rich history of NASCAR and booze. We got to try a special race day beer and discussed upcoming races that you might want to check out.
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Publish Date: 10/1/2019
The Cheers Charlotte crew sat down with Mike Smoak and Andrew Viapiano, co-founders, from Middle James Brewing. Andrew is a native of South Burlington, VT. He earned his American Brewers Craft Brewers Apprenticeship Diploma. He was working at a Charlotte brewery when he met Mike Smoak when he won The Cheers Charlotte Capture the Crown Homebrew Competition. Give a listen and find out how Cheers Charlotte was the catalyst for this awesome brewery in Pineville.
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Publish Date: 11/27/2019
The Cheers Charlotte crew sat down with Alex Shoenthal and Tim Curtis (co-founders) of Charlotte’s latest brewery- Lower Left Brewing. We visited the taproom and toured the brewing facility and later sat with, co-founder and head brewer, Alex Shoenthal. Alex talked about what to expect from the tap list. We talked about his roots as […]
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Publish Date: 10/29/2019
Did you make it out to this year’s Piedmont Culinary Guild Farm to Fork Picnic? If not, be sure to tune in to this week’s episode. We’re joined by the PCG’s Executive Director, Kris Reed, to talk about the event and all the great things they are doing with the proceeds. We also sat down with great chefs to talk about their menu and why North Carolina ingredients are some of the best in the world. Guests include Eric Ferguson, executive chef, from Stagioni and Daniel Wheeler, executive chef from Dot Dot Dot.
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Publish Date: 10/15/2019
The day all of Concord has been waiting for is finally here. It’s the grand opening of Southern Strain Brewing Company. We sit down with co-owners Ford Craven, Bart Roberts, and Jake Allen to talk about this exciting day. Be sure to stop by and congratulate them.
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Publish Date: 9/11/2019
We’re taking a sensory trip to Tennessee to try Uncle Nearest Whiskey. We had the great pleasure to sit down with Uncle Nearest National Brand Ambassador Richie Michaels. Hear about the rich history of this legendary master distiller and what makes this such a great spirit. Special thanks to Nicholas Glass from Republic National Distributing Company for giving us the ABC’s of the liquor industry in North Carolina.
Be sure to seek out Uncle Nearest Tennessee Whiskey at your neighborhood ABC store.
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Publish Date: 8/14/2019
As new breweries pop up across Charlotte, veteran breweries continue to keep up with the demand by expanding as well. The latest brewery to do this is Wooden Robot Brewery. We sat with co-founders Dan Wade and Josh Patton as we look back at the path that has landed us at their newest brewery in NoDa. Find out all there is to know about Wooden Robot’s The Chamber and be sure to stop by soon.
A cheers worthy thanks to Jeni Knighten, Ambassador for Beer and Burpees for stopping by and talking about their upcoming event happening September 21st, 2019
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Publish Date: 7/31/2019
We’re visiting Charlotte’s Catawba Brewing to talk with co-founder and CEO Billy Pyatt. We got the scoop on what to expect for this week’s big beer release and a bit of history of the brewery. Be sure to visit one of their four NC locations and help them celebrate the big two-oh. Cheers, Catawba!
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Publish Date: 7/16/2019