Thirst in Flight: Neighborhood Microbreweries in the Triad


Erin Reitz

Editor’s Note: The first season of Thirst in Flight was produced in 2015. Check out the North Carolina Brewers Guild’s list of Triad breweries for recent additions to the area.

Craft beer in North Carolina has taken off in the last several years. Greensboro, Winston-Salem, and High Point are home to many established and well-respected breweries.

But, in the last few months, several microbreweries have a found a seat at the table: Small Batch, Hoots Beer Co., Gibb’s Hundred Brewing, Preyer Brewing, and Pig Pounder Brewery, just to name a few. They’re focused on crafting unique beer, using local ingredients, and creating community around the world’s oldest beverage. Watch the video above to learn more.