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BLUE BLAZE BREW­ING

Part of the Savona Mill re­de­vel­op­ment project, Blue Blaze is pour­ing beers made from pes­ti­cide-free, lo­cally sourced in­gre­di­ents in a hip space. Free tours are avail­able with tastes of such flag­ship fla­vors as Dou­ble Blaze Black IPA, Black Blaze Milk Stout and Blue Blaze Alt­bier. Tap­room open W 4-9 pm, Th-F 4-10 pm, Sa noon-10 pm, Su noon-7 pm. www.blue­blaze­brew­ing.com 528 South Turner Ave., 980.859.2586.

HEIST BREW­ERY

Com­plete with oo­dles of brews, a laid-back at­mos­phere and a re­fresh­ingly great food menu, this brew­pub is a new favorite in NoDa among Char­lotte’s food­ies and beer lovers alike. be sure to stop by for brunch and have a Man-Mosa (vodka, or­ange juice and Heist Suc­ces­sion) with your meal or the Brunch Junkie beer brewed with Su­ma­tra coffee. Open M-W 11 am-mid­night, Th-Sa 11 am-2 am, Su 10 am-mid­night. www.heist­brew­ery.com 2909 N. David­son St., 704.375.8260. Map 1, D5

RED CLAY CIDERWORKS

Char­lotte’s first cidery churns out nat­u­rally gluten-free li­ba­tions that ri­val the craft beer scene. Added fla­vors like black­berry and cherry sweeten the deal and punch up the tra­di­tional ap­ple pro­file. Open W-Th 5-10 pm, F 4-11 pm, Sa noon-11 pm, Su noon-7 pm. www.red­clay­hard­cider.com 245 Clan­ton Road, 980.498.0676.

SY­CAMORE BREW­ING

Twenty-eight taps mean you’ll never get bored with the same-old brew. Each batch is cre­ated with fresh in­gre­di­ents and there is an ever-chang­ing as­sort­ment of beers to be had. Open M-Th 4-10 pm, F-Sa noon-11 pm, Su noon-7 pm. www.sycamore­brew.com 2161 Hawkins St., 704.910.3821.

THIRSTY NO­MAD BREW­ING

The cozy tap­room here offers 10 beers on tap as well as a se­lec­tion of wines and so­das; plus, there’s a tran­quil pa­tio for nice-weather days. Try a Sai­son aged with cran­ber­ries, choco­late stout from a bourbon ag­ing barrel or a light and fizzy Ber­lin Weisse. Open M and Th 4-9 pm, F 4-10 pm, Sa 1-10 pm, Su 1-6 pm. www.thirstyno­mad­brew­ing.com 4402 Stu­art An­drew Blvd., 704.940.0947.

UN­KNOWN BREW­ING CO.

More than just a brew­ery, this place em­bod­ies a life­style of ad­ven­ture, mys­tery and the epony­mous “un­known” of life. Oh, and it also cre­ates in­cred­i­ble brews to be en­joyed with friends while swap­ping your lat­est epic tales. Open W and Th-F 4-10 pm, Sa noon-10 pm, Su noon8 pm. www.un­known­brew­ing.com 1327 South Mint St., 980.237.2628.

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