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6 Must-Try Hometown Breweries in the Dallas Area

Posted on: August 27, 2020

Looking to get good craft beer with great company? Discover these 6 must-try Texas breweries!

Home to more than 300 active breweries, Texas is known as the unofficial “Beer State” and is undoubtedly one of the best craft beer destinations in the United States. Residents who live at Wildcat Ranch will be in the heart of it all, but with so many different breweries, it can be difficult to know where to start. Begin with these six must-try hometown breweries, made up from locals’ suggestions!

1) Braindead Brewing

Braindead Brewing is known for being good at two things: beer and food. The menu offers a wide selection – with more than 30 beers and delicious bites such as frito chili pie and shrimp etouffee. Some of the most popular brews here are the Gritz, a cream ale, and the Honey Lager made with Texas wildflower honey. A friendly atmosphere and casual interior make this place a perfect destination for date night.

2) Deep Ellum Brewing

As the first craft brewery in Dallas, Deep Ellum Brewing is celebrated for their innovative brewing and exceptional quality. Located of course in Deep Ellum, the area’s rich culture, history and personality inspires the beer, as well as the brand. DTX Golden Ale is the happy-hour go-to for locals and out-of-town visitors alike. Stop by for the super tasty craft beers or a tour of the brewery!

3) Peticolas Brewing Company Taproom

There’s a reason Peticolas Brewing Company Taproom is known for delivering world class passion in a glass. As a respected leader in the Dallas craft brewery community, Peticolas provides a wide selection of craft beers, including a brew called The Usual, a take on the classic Old Fashioned cocktail – be sure to try this fan favorite! Brewery tours are also available for visitors who want to meet the pioneer of Texas breweries and check out the amazing facility.

4) Four Corners Brewing Company

Four Corners Brewing Company has become a dedicated fan of “better beer” since they started their craft beer journey in 2009. Four Corners is a brewery that stands for raw ambition, wild creativity and new traditions. When you stop by, enjoy original offerings from their Year-Round, Specialty, or Taproom Series. Be sure to step outside and see their signature outdoor beer garden, boasting the downtown Dallas skyline as a photo-perfect backdrop!

5) White Rock Alehouse & Brewery

Located in Dallas’ picturesque White Rock Lake area, it’s known for the mixed atmosphere of entertainment and relaxation. Here, you can choose a beverage from their extensive selection of locally brewed beers or their collection of specially curated brews from across the nation. They also serve quality local dishes that pair perfectly with their libation offerings. You can also step outside and unwind in their casual beer garden.

6) Community Beer Company

People from all walks of life gather here for quality craft beer and diverse events. Their name says it all, Community Beer Company is about bringing everyone together and supporting the community through award-winning beers and events featuring local artists. This is the perfect place to enjoy great beer with even better company.

All within a 30-minute drive, these hometown breweries offer convenience and some of the greatest craft beer in Texas. And residents who live in the area can be in the heart of it all.

Have you heard? There is a new community coming to Crandall, Texas that offers the perfect hometown feel. Introducing Wildcat Ranch with a prime location for employment opportunities, shopping and dining. Just 20 minutes from Downtown Dallas, this community offers easy access to major roadways connected to the Dallas Metroplex. You are invited to be a part of something new in the fastest growing county in the region, Kaufman County.

Residents have an assortment of amenities at their fingertips. There is something for everyone from the Amenity Center with an expansive pool and Fitness Center, to the dog parks, and the miles of trails. There is even a brand-new school, Noble Reed Elementary, within walking distance of the homes. This is where value meets lifestyle, with homes priced from the $200’s and floorplans hand crafted for your needs. Choose from three Award-Winning Home Builders to construct your dream home; Beazer Homes, Express Homes, and Lennar. The Model Row Village is now open to tour! Discover “Life On Your Terms” at Wildcat Ranch. Join the interest list to meet the Builders.

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