Twisted Stem: A Collaboration

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Marking another collaboration with a fellow North Carolina brewery, we recently teamed up with Granite Falls Brewing to create a truly one-of-a-kind beer that drew upon the craft skills of each brewery. After a number of ‘think tank’ sessions, the combined brew staff elected to brew a kettle-soured, cherry chocolate creation. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, we might add… …

Beauty and the Beets

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“She warned him not to be deceived by appearances, for beauty is found within.” – Beauty and the Beast   With another seasonal release to brighten up the Taproom, the Legion Brew Staff outdid themselves in brewing a decidedly pink beer, just in time for Valentine’s Day! Here’s a warm holiday welcome to ‘Beauty and the Beets’ (Beet Saison, 6% …

Drop Your Schwarz

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“Drop your shorts and bend over, Mr. Babar.”           – Fletch   At Legion Brewing, we well understand the way Midwinter months make our customers want to cozy up to darker beers. Always eager to experiment with new styles, the Brew Staff has just dropped a unique variety of a darker beer that complements the stouts …

Legion Brewing named an Official Beer Partner of the Charlotte Hounds

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Charlotte, N.C. (January 25, 2017) – Charlotte Lacrosse, LLC announced today that Legion Brewing has signed on as an Official Beer Partner of the Charlotte Hounds. Elements of the partnership include signage, fan engagement, promotions, events, print and social media, a Hounds-inspired beer and designation as the Official Beer of the Royal Legion of the Hound, the loud and proud …

Maple Canyon Returneth!

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“Maple Canyon is our most anticipated re-release to date,” affirms Alexa Long, Legion’s Head Brewer. “Prior to the establishment of Legion’s Naming Committee, I gave this beer a moniker that pays homage to a popular rock climbing destination, located on public land within the Uinta National Forest. It sounds made up, but there actually is a Maple Canyon, and I …

Morning Midwood

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“I could be a morning person – if morning happened around noon…” – Unattributed quote   At Legion Brewing, we recognize that not everyone wakes up in the fullest expression of themselves, just raring to go each morning. Sometimes we all need a little pick-me-up, which is why millions upon millions of folks crave their morning coffee each and every …

The Devonian

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The Devonian Age was a significant time in the Earth’s history, taking place approximately 400 million years ago. It is during this geologic period that adaptive life forms left the oceans and began to spread across dry land. Early, plants and grasses took hold, forming extensive forests – some evolved leaves and roots, leading to the first seed-bearing plants. In nineteenth-century texts, the Devonian has …

Lost in the Midwoods

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“You better lose yourself in the music, the moment. You own it. You better never let it go.” — Eminem   The Holidays bring so many cheerful elements: Christmas trees, wrapping paper, candy canes, socks and neckties for Dad, Santa hats, office parties, and reindeer napkins to name a few. And then again, the Season can also produce some stressful …