Inside Spartanburg’s Craft Beer Scene

Inside Spartanburg’s Craft Beer Scene

*sets down pint glass* *wipes away beer-foam mustache* Beer drinkers across Spartanburg County have never had it better. Spartanburg’s first craft brewery, RJ Rockers, has been churning out locally-made brews since 1997 and put Spartanburg on the craft beer world’s map with its signature Son of a Peach. Just a few minutes away, Ciclops Cyderi & Brewery offers tra

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Made in Spartanburg

Made in Spartanburg

From the Ultimate Driving Machine to handcrafted coffee to unparalleled historical sites, Spartanburg County has it all. Spartanburg is home to friendly people, innovative businesses and stunning natural resources, each combining to make Spartanburg a place like no other. There's Only One. Spartanburg. Coffee, Breakfast & BooksThe Hub City Bookshop, a Downtown Spa

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Past and Present Meet at The Peddler

Past and Present Meet at The Peddler

A small, possibly-overlooked detail ties together the past, present and future for Heather Mathison and The Peddler’s new Downtown Spartanburg location.The hostess stand, topped with seating chart, reservation lists and a small bowl of mints, is an old box television. It has since been retooled to hold menus and other Peddler paraphernalia in drawers hidden behind the bul

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The Buzz in Spartanburg: Coffee Culture

The Buzz in Spartanburg: Coffee Culture

If you happen to be on the Mary Black Rail Trail during normal weekday business hours, you might find your curiosity piqued by a pleasant aroma as you arrive at the intersection with Marion Avenue. Follow your nose, and you will find yourself at one of Spartanburg's hidden gems: Little River Roasters. Inside you will find a coffee lover's paradise, with the smell of coffee from

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6 Places to Enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner in Spartanburg

6 Places to Enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner in Spartanburg

We love a home-cooked meal as much as the next person, but trying to prepare a main course (or two) and a couple of sizes (or a dozen) in a house filled with guests can add unneeded stress to what should be a happy holiday. Whether you’re turning your Thanksgiving into a weekend getaway, or you’re in Spartanburg visiting family, these delicious restaurants are open on Turke

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A Guide to Spartanburg’s Distillery and Moonshine History

A Guide to Spartanburg’s Distillery and Moonshine History

Across Spartanburg County, entrepreneurs and connoisseurs alike have taken distilling into their own hands. Some have been inspired by family recipes and the historical significance distilleries have had in the area, while others have sought to create drinks they can enjoy with family and friends.Visitors can experience traditional and modern distilling, not to mention some

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