Charleston Beer Exchange, Westbrook Brewing get top marks

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Beer savant website RateBeer has put out its annual list of best brewers and sellers of beer and — perhaps to little surprise — Charleston has made a good showing.

For the second year in the row The Charleston Beer Exchange was named the best beer store in the United States. 

Meanwhile newer local brewery Westrbook earned two spots as South Carolina's best brewer and their limited run of "Mexican Cake" beer was called the state's best brew.

A good showing.

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