Heading down to N. Georgia, what to drink?

Discussion in 'South-Atlantic' started by stillbo_baggins, Mar 5, 2013.

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  1. stillbo_baggins

    stillbo_baggins Initiate (0) Dec 23, 2012 New York

    I'm heading down to a cabin in the mountains near Tiger, GA this weekend. What's good down there? Preferably something I can find at the grocery store.
     
  2. funkymonk242

    funkymonk242 Initiate (0) Apr 7, 2011 Georgia

    You will probably only be able to get some year round offerings from Sweetwater, Terrapin ,and maybe Red Hare. I don't really get up into the mountains that far so I can't say for sure...Good luck!
     
  3. UNCCTDawg

    UNCCTDawg Initiate (0) Nov 30, 2011 North Carolina
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    Terrapin & Sweetwater are some of GA's best and you'll be able to find them at any store in GA probably
     
  4. gaweso

    gaweso Initiate (125) Jan 23, 2009 Georgia

    How are you getting there? You're probably better off picking up something on the way (in Atlanta, Asheville, Greenville, SC . . .)
     
  5. stillbo_baggins

    stillbo_baggins Initiate (0) Dec 23, 2012 New York

    driving straight down from CNY, we'll go right through Asheville.
     
  6. biglobo8971

    biglobo8971 Devotee (475) May 6, 2010 Minnesota
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    are you looking for a soul to steal?
     
  7. CarolinaKevin

    CarolinaKevin Initiate (0) Feb 28, 2010 North Carolina
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    He may be in a bind, cause he's way behind and he's looking to make a deal....
     
  8. BigGene

    BigGene Initiate (0) Oct 30, 2010 Florida

    I know what you wont be drinking, Anything over 12% ABV. ;)
     
  9. gaweso

    gaweso Initiate (125) Jan 23, 2009 Georgia

    I would stop in Asheville at either Appalachian Vintner or Bruisin' Ales. Lots of good NC breweries and more Sweetwater/Terrapin than you'll find around Tiger. As mentioned, you could probably find Sweetwater and Terrapin closer to where you're staying, but I wouldn't bet on it (and what you find might not be fresh).
     
  10. stillbo_baggins

    stillbo_baggins Initiate (0) Dec 23, 2012 New York

    Thanks for all the help! Looking forward to this first trip down to the south.
     
  11. UNCCTDawg

    UNCCTDawg Initiate (0) Nov 30, 2011 North Carolina
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    If you hear banjos.... RUN!!!! :eek:
     
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