North Carolina

● 270 NC breweries
● 13% distro out of NC
● 72% bottle/can
● 1263 medals won

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The breweries below are considered top hauls based on their haul index, which is calculated using the # and type of medals they have won, and/or the # of top rated beers they have for the state of North Carolina. The list is restricted to ONLY include independent breweries.

Choose a style below to view highly rated/awarded beers from North Carolina breweries. The lists below exclude beers from non-independent and chain breweries.

Light ales
El Toro
Cream Ale

Thousand Smiles
Pale/Blonde Ale

Kolsch
Kolsch

Blonde
Pale/Blonde Ale

Farmer Teds Cream Ale
Cream Ale

Pale Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

Moon Dance Blonde Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

Mosaic Pale Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

3 Bones
Kolsch

Sky Blue Golden Ale
Kolsch

Island Falls Cream Ale
Cream Ale

Pale Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

Mother Trucker Pale Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

Sabine Rations
Kolsch

Light Rail
Pale/Blonde Ale

Beach Time
Pale/Blonde Ale

Dat Pale
Pale/Blonde Ale

One Eye
Pale/Blonde Ale

War Hawk
Pale/Blonde Ale

Hay Chaser
Kolsch

IPAs
Jade IPA
IPA

Hop Drop n Roll
IPA

Yard Breather
IPA

First Ryed IPA
IPA

3C IPA
IPA

Hoppyum
IPA

Rickshaw Rye IPA
IPA

Ruthless Rye IPA
IPA

Sisters Of The Moon
IPA

Estate Homegrown Wet Hop Ale
IPA

Neon Ghost
IPA

TooQuenchl
IPA

Citraquenchl
IPA

I Used To Be An Athlete
IPA

Lexington Queen
IPA

Azacca Flocka Haze
IPA

Jack The S.I.P.A.
IPA

All Is Ripe
IPA

Blurred Is The Word
IPA

Throwing Shade
IPA

Imperial IPAs
Seeing Double IPA
Imperial IPA

Uber Quenchl
Imperial IPA

A Paranormal Vibe
Imperial IPA

Blurred Up
Imperial IPA

Thunder Stud
Imperial IPA

Momentary Inception
Imperial IPA

Hubris Imperial IPA
Imperial IPA

The Persistence Of Memories
Imperial IPA

Bee Fruitful
Imperial IPA

Cloud Control
Imperial IPA

I Think We Should Go Home
Imperial IPA

Gang Of Blades
Imperial IPA

Hop Cakes
Imperial IPA

Land Of Pine
Imperial IPA

Grove
Imperial IPA

Sixth Passing
Imperial IPA

Viking Spider
Imperial IPA

Hoptimum Imperial IPA
Imperial IPA

Vehopciraptor
Imperial IPA

Drum Circle
Imperial IPA

Amber, red, irish, and black ales
Once You Go
Black Ale

Cowboy in Black
Black Ale

Wide Open Red
Amber/Red Ale

Black Hop Down
Black Ale

565
Amber/Red Ale

Love You 3000
Amber/Red Ale

Malt Shaker Amber
Amber/Red Ale

Full Nelson
Amber/Red Ale

Fistfull of Steel
Black Ale

Bees Get Degrees
Amber/Red Ale

Potted Clay
Amber/Red Ale

Durhamer Ale
Amber/Red Ale

Bush Fire Red
Amber/Red Ale

Slainte Irish Red
Amber/Red Ale

Hoppy Bunny
Black Ale

Highway 28 Double Red Ale
Amber/Red Ale

Elk Knob Amber
Amber/Red Ale

Briscoes
Black Ale

Red Hill Amber
Amber/Red Ale

Brue Scarlet
Amber/Red Ale

Brown ales, altbiers, scottish, and ESB
Wee Heavy Scotch Ale
Scottish Ale/Wee Heavy

Sweet Josie
Brown Ale/Altbier

Boar Brown
Brown Ale/Altbier

Outraged Daughters
Scottish Ale/Wee Heavy

Extra Special Pig
ESB/Mild Ale

Emotional Support Badger
ESB/Mild Ale

ESB
ESB/Mild Ale

Sliding Rock Ale
ESB/Mild Ale

Altbier
Brown Ale/Altbier

Brown Ale
Brown Ale/Altbier

ESB
ESB/Mild Ale

Copper
Brown Ale/Altbier

Brown Bear Brown Ale
Brown Ale/Altbier

Scotts View
Scottish Ale/Wee Heavy

Altbier
Brown Ale/Altbier

Copperline Amber Ale
ESB/Mild Ale

Into the Abyss
Brown Ale/Altbier

3 Lions Best Bitter
ESB/Mild Ale

Brown Ale
Brown Ale/Altbier

Scotch Ale (7)
Scottish Ale/Wee Heavy

Porters
Baltic Porter
Porter

DeadEye Jack
Porter

Baltic Porter
Porter

Porter
Porter

Peoples Porter
Porter

Right Proper
Porter

Coco Loco
Porter

Oatmeal Porter
Porter

BA Baltic Porter
Porter

Ninja Porter
Porter

Brandy Barrel Black Falls
Porter

Moonlight Excursion
Porter

Sow Capone
Porter

Cherry Chocolate Porter
Porter

Id Like to Meet His Tailor
Porter

Minorcan Porter
Porter

Roundhouse Roubust Porter
Porter

Coffee Porter
Porter

Croak-a-nut Porter
Porter

Baltic Porter
Porter

Stouts
Milk Stout
Stout

Black Mocha Stout
Stout

Valdez
Stout

Black Watch
Stout

Skillet Donut Stout
Stout

Venture
Stout

Kiss my Irish Stout
Stout

Dapple Dog Dry Stout
Stout

Black Mamba
Stout

BBA Stout
Stout

Stout
Stout

Dry Irish Stout
Stout

Slainte
Stout

Fat Bastard Oatmeal Stout
Stout

Oysterman Stout
Stout

Sinful Stout
Stout

Mole Stout
Stout

Nightfall
Stout

Mooncusser Imperial Stout
Stout

Irish Table
Stout

Imperial Stouts
Sexual Chocolate
Imperial Stout

BA Sexual Chocolate
Imperial Stout

Silent Night
Imperial Stout

The Event Horizon
Imperial Stout

Lindley Park
Imperial Stout

Imperium
Imperial Stout

Olde Rabbits Foot
Imperial Stout

Chocolatized
Imperial Stout

The Toll
Imperial Stout

Putin Tang
Imperial Stout

BA Narwhal
Imperial Stout

The Millers Toll
Imperial Stout

Night Jump
Imperial Stout

Blairs Breakfast Stout
Imperial Stout

Pistols At Dawn
Imperial Stout

Imperial Stout
Imperial Stout

La Mas Negra
Imperial Stout

Follow Your Heart Southward
Imperial Stout

Sexual Chocolate - BA
Imperial Stout

The Millers Toll - BA
Imperial Stout

Barleywines and Strong Ales
Irish Walker
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Bigfoot
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Lady In Red
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Wee Heavy
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Merry World
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Omega Point
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Hop on Top
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Appalachian Walker
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Barleywine
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Fig & Raisin
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Daniel Boone
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Celebration Ale
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Trebuchet
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Jack and Kens Ale
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Wine BA Farms Edge Ava
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Masonbarrel Barleywine
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Baby Maker
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Croak-a-nut Rum BA
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Vintage 2016
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Duck In A Box
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Wild/sour ales, gose, and berliener weiss
Meemaw
Wild/Sour Ale

Cruise to Nowhere
Gose/Berliener Weiss

Disordinary
Wild/Sour Ale

Mollys Lips
Gose/Berliener Weiss

Bootsy
Wild/Sour Ale

Snozzberry
Wild/Sour Ale

Rhythm Rug
Wild/Sour Ale

Maceo
Wild/Sour Ale

Darius The Giant
Wild/Sour Ale

Razzmatazz Vol. 2
Wild/Sour Ale

Razzmatazz Vol. 1
Wild/Sour Ale

Need A Hug
Wild/Sour Ale

Funk Fuzz
Wild/Sour Ale

Reserve Doree de Peche
Wild/Sour Ale

Pain & Patience
Wild/Sour Ale

Pink Passionfruit Sour
Wild/Sour Ale

Estate Farmhouse Ale
Wild/Sour Ale

Brett Saison
Wild/Sour Ale

Tart Cherry Sour Stout
Wild/Sour Ale

Sour Brown Aged on Palo Santo
Wild/Sour Ale

Saisons and Biere de garde
Farmhouse Saison
Saison/Biere de Garde

Biere De Garden
Saison/Biere de Garde

Hops with Saison Added (4.5)
Saison/Biere de Garde

Carolina Gold
Saison/Biere de Garde

Tank Tops & Squats
Saison/Biere de Garde

Saison Du Bois
Saison/Biere de Garde

Saw-Wheat Saison
Saison/Biere de Garde

Saison de Brue
Saison/Biere de Garde

Saison (4)
Saison/Biere de Garde

It Must Have Been The Roselle
Saison/Biere de Garde

Grisette
Saison/Biere de Garde

Pompieri Birra Rossa
Saison/Biere de Garde

Bend the Elbow
Saison/Biere de Garde

Belgian-Styles
Dubbel
Belgian Style

Devils Tramping Ground
Belgian Style

Daydream Blonde
Belgian Style

Raspberry White
Belgian Style

Razor Wit
Belgian Style

Downtown Abbaye
Belgian Style

Abby Blonde
Belgian Style

Weeping Willow Wit
Belgian Style

Elysium
Belgian Style

Saxy Machismo
Belgian Style

Whitewall Wheat
Belgian Style

Double Dribbre
Belgian Style

The Sage
Belgian Style

Fleurs du Soleil
Belgian Style

Caldamenthum Benedictus
Belgian Style

Hell Yes Maam
Belgian Style

Body Electric
Belgian Style

Wiser Monk
Belgian Style

Accidental Belgian Dubbel
Belgian Style

Emmalynn
Belgian Style

Lagers
Torch Pilsner
Lager

The Duck-Rabbator
Lager

Endless River
Lager

Marzen
Lager

Dark Cloud
Lager

Schwarzbier
Lager

Painted Fortune
Lager

Life in the South
Lager

Mecktoberfest
Lager

Lager
Lager

Bock Street Boys
Lager

American Lager (10)
Lager

Oktoberfest
Lager

Summerfest
Lager

Crunch Time Munich Helles Lager
Lager

Brewers Choice Pilsner
Lager

Piedmont Pilsner
Lager

Dopplebock
Lager

East Boone Pils
Lager

Kiss My Grits
Lager

Wheat Beers and Hefeweizen
Civil Rest
Wheat Beer/Hefe

White Zombie
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Mad Beach
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Beekeeper Honey Wheat
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Dunkel Me Shirley
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Curly Tail Ale
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Hipster Handshake
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Pink Velvet Raspberry Wheat Ale
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Lemongrass Wheat Ale
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Just Bee Nice Honey Wheat Ale
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Hurley Park Blood Orange Wheat
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Shotgun Betty Hefeweizen
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Blueberry Wheat
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Kesselflicker
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Chatham St Wheat
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Earlys Hoppy Wheat
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Weizenbock
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Kellerweis Hefeweizen
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Der Hoof Hefeweizen
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Hefeweizen
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Other styles (vegetable, fruit, spiced)
Set It On Fire
Smoked Beer

Burn Down for What
Other Style

Gordgeous
Fruit/Vegetable Beer

La Gose Roma
Herb/Spiced Beer

Carver
Fruit/Vegetable Beer

Tjs Ale
Other Style

Gaelic Ale
Other Style

Viking Fraoch
Other Style

Renaissance Man
Other Style

Apis
Herb/Spiced Beer

The BIG Lubelski
Herb/Spiced Beer

Mojito Cerveza
Fruit/Vegetable Beer

Brave Tart
Herb/Spiced Beer

Ger-Merica
Other Style

Gingerbread Red
Herb/Spiced Beer

Lightworker
Other Style

Mardi Frog Grog
Herb/Spiced Beer

Netflix and Dill
Herb/Spiced Beer

Hogwash
Smoked Beer

Tater Hole
Herb/Spiced Beer