OMB Copper is #1 Bottled Craft Beer in Charlotte

OMB Copper is #1 Bottled Craft Beer in Charlotte
The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery Copper Amber Ale is the best-selling packaged craft beer in Charlotte, topping national brands like Samuel Adams, Sierra Nevada and New Belgium, according to a recently released industry report.  The sales news comes as OMB prepares to flip the switch this week on an upgraded bottling line that will increase capacity more than 2,000 percent, from the current 8 bottles a minute to 180 bottles per minute.  The project cost about $1.5 million, including associated building construction and installation.
Click here for a short video of new bottling line (video from OMB’s instagram page)
Click here for a photo of the old bottling line (video from OMB’s instagram page)
Liz Wohlrab
Finding and sharing hidden gems from Charlotte's lively bar and restaurant scene.

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