Brewery Profile: Neuse River Brewing Company
Neuse River Brewing Company
518 Pershing Road, Raleigh
Phone: (919) 916-5961
Owners: Ryan and Jennifer Kolarov, David Powell, Ethan Barbee
Head brewer: Nathan Gastol
Brewing system: 20 barrel
Year established: 2015
Flagship beer: Riverkeeper's Wit; Caleb's High Noon; Biere de Neuse
Hours: Wednesday-Thursday: 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.; Friday: 5 p.m. - 11 p.m.; Saturday: 12 p.m. - 11 p.m.; Sunday: 12 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Parking: Street parking
Dog friendly: Yes.
Stickers: Yes; Free/$2
Beers on draft: 10 beers on draft
Pints/costs: $5 to $6
Flights: $10 for four 5-oz. pours
Cans/bottles for sale: When available
Growler/howler fills: Yes
Crowler fills: Yes
Wine available: Yes
Food: Local food trucks
Within walking distance: Nickelpoint Brewing Company
Sampled during our visit: Riverkeeper Wit; Tamarind Sour; Passion Fruit Sour; Streamside Citra; Bobbi Brune; Mouton Noir
Did you know: Five percent of all sales of the Riverkeeper’s Wit are donated to Sound Rivers Organization who guards the health of the Neuse and Tar-Pamlico River Basins. And Caleb’s High Noon, the Imperial IPA, is named after Ryan and Jennifer’s son, and Laila’s Midnight IPA is named after David Powell’s daughter.