In Partnership with the Southern Weekend

8 local breweries you should check out this weekend

Locally brewed beer has become a huge hit in the Birmingham area and a short hops away in Gadsden and Anniston. Check out our list of the 8 breweries, and as always, please drink responsibly.

Beer in the Magic City

1. Trim Tab Brewing Company

2721 5th Ave S.
Birmingham, AL 35233
http://trimtabbrewing.com/

If you like something a little tart, check out the Raspberry Berliner Weisse.

2. Good People Brewing Company

114 14th St S.
Birmingham, AL 35233
http://www.goodpeoplebrewing.com/

If you like IPAs, try the Snake Handler, but be careful, it bites!

3. Avondale Brewing Company

201 41st St S.
Birmingham, AL 35222
https://avondalebrewing.com/

You gotta try the crowd-pleasing Spring Street Saison.

4. Red Hills Brewing Company

2823 Central Ave.
Birmingham, AL 35209
https://www.redhillsbrew.com/

Try the Homewood Hefe!

5. Ghost Train Brewing Company

2616 3rd Avenue South
Birmingham, Alabama, AL 35233
http://www.ghosttrainbrewing.com/

Buckle up for the Dark Ride – it’s one seriously strong ale.

6. Cahaba Brewing Company

4500 5th Ave S.
Birmingham, AL 35222
http://www.cahababrewing.com/

The Cahaba Blonde is crisp and refreshing.

7. Cheaha Brewing Company

1208 Walnut Ave.
Anniston, AL 36201
http://www.cheahabrewingcompany.com/

The Ladiga Oatmeal Stout is quite tasty.

8. Back Forty Beer Company

200 N. 6th Street
Gadsden, Alabama 35901
http://www.backfortybeer.com/

The Peanut Butter Porter is comfort food in a can!