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8 Breweries and Distilleries to try this Spring


Whether you prefer a hops-y IPA, strong stout beer or Appalachian-made moonshine, the Mountain State has got you covered. This spring, there’s no better way to explore the state than by visiting a local brewery or distillery and sipping on some spirits. Here are seven must-try breweries and distilleries: 

Right across the street from the famous Centre Market in downtown Wheeling lies one of the area’s favorite micro-breweries, Wheeling Brewing Company. You’ll find beers with unique names all paying homage to the region, like the Nail City Porter and the Panhandle Pale Ale. On top of their award-winning beer, you’ll also find a delicious menu filled with flatbreads, sliders and tacos. Try their gator tacos, a local favorite! 

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