Our mission at Shortway Brewing Company is to provide a unique environment where family, friends, and neighbors can gather together and enjoy our hand crafted beverages.
We specialize in American Ales brewed on site in our 5bbl taproom brewery as well as in our Trenton production facility. It is our mission to provide fresh, easy drinking, great tasting beer boasting locally sourced ingredients. You can find our beer on tap and in cans in our Newport taproom as well as throughout Eastern North Carolina.
NOW POURING IN OUR TAPROOM
LOOKOUT BLONDE | 4.9% ABV
Light bodied, crisp & refreshing, this easy drinking beer is a great introduction for craft beer newbies.
CHATHAM ST. WHEAT | 6.0% ABV
This award winning American wheat is pale colored and refreshing with classic American hops and a sweet cracker-like aroma.
FIRE TOWER RED | 5.5% ABV
This medium bodied red ale is malty with sweet caramel notes.
DOWN EAST IPA | 6.3% ABV
This American IPA was brewed with NC Triticale, a hybrid of wheat and rye giving it a spicy character which melds well with the citrus flavor brought forth by the hops.
NEWPORT STRONG | 9.6%
This imperial red is smooth and malty with caramel notes.
SUNDAZED IPA | 5.7% ABV
This American IPA is packed full of citrus flavor and grapefruit aromas. Hopped with Citra and topped off with American hop favorites, Cascade and Simcoe.
PUMPKIN BUMPKIN | 6% ABV
”Fall” in love with this seasonal wheat ale brewed with pumpkin and spices.
THE NEWPORTER| 5.4% ABV
This medium bodied porter has a smooth mouthfeel with chocolaty, nutty flavors & aroma.
MOMMICKED MAPLE | 5.6% ABV
The North meets the South in this indulgent brown ale. Brewed with pure maple syrup from New York State & packed with North Carolina pecans.
CHERRY POINT STOUT | 5.1% ABV
Indulge in this decadent chocolate stout brewed with with black cherries.
CARNIVAL RIDE | 5.5% ABV
Brewed in celebration of our 3rd anniversary, this red ale is smooth & malty with a sweet apple aroma and notes of caramel.
SOUTHERN A'PEEL | 6% ABV
This refreshing fall favorite from our wheat series has crisp apple flavor and a dash of cinnamon spice.
CRAFT SODA House soda available. Flavors vary.
HARD CIDER Rotating guest tap.
Six Packs - 12 oz Cans
Chatham St. Wheat
Down East IPA
Fire Tower Red
Sandy White Peaches
Four Packs - 16 oz Cans
32 oz & 64 oz Fills
We offer fills of all the beers on tap. You can purchase a Crowler or growler in the taproom or bring your own. Some exclusions may apply.