Charlotte brewery snags international honors

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery took home a gold medal at the annual European Beer Star Competition in Germany.

This marks the second time the Charlotte brewer’s Mecktoberfest was awarded top honors in the German-style Märzen category. The brew is a Märzen-style amber lager, representative of an original Oktoberfest beer.

Its seasonal Mecktoberfest brew was selected out of more than 2,000 beers from 42 countries.

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