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Beer Guy calls Green Man’s new high-grav ‘Maceo’ one of the best local beers yet

Beer Guy calls Green Man’s new high-grav ‘Maceo’ one of the best local beers yet

High praise from AC-T Beer Guy Tony Kiss for the new sour cherry brew.

by October 5, 2012 0 comments Asheville beer
One of Asheville’s most popular beers, Cold Mountain, is in the tanks

One of Asheville’s most popular beers, Cold Mountain, is in the tanks

Highland Brewing’s Cold Mountain Winter Ale should be out by November, reports Tony Kiss.

by October 2, 2012 4 comments Asheville food and drink
Q&A with Asheville beer writer and author of new ‘Asheville Beer’ book

Q&A with Asheville beer writer and author of new ‘Asheville Beer’ book

Get to know the beer godddess and writer behind the upcoming history book exploring brewing in Asheville.

by September 24, 2012 0 comments Asheville food and drink
New Asheville Ale Trail website, app, promises to be your online beer guide

New Asheville Ale Trail website, app, promises to be your online beer guide

Get your feet on the Asheville Ale Trail.

by September 21, 2012 0 comments Asheville News
New Brewery Wicked Weed wins People’s Choice at Brewgrass

New Brewery Wicked Weed wins People’s Choice at Brewgrass

A Cinderella story unfolds in an upset win–for a brewery that’s not even open yet.

by September 19, 2012 1 comment Asheville beer
Tickets on sale now for 2012 Asheville Oktoberfest

Tickets on sale now for 2012 Asheville Oktoberfest

Fall’s in the air. Get your tix now for beer and bratwurst on Oct. 13.

by September 18, 2012 0 comments Asheville beer, Asheville events
Beer Guy: Green Man Brewing buys more downtown Asheville property for big expansion

Beer Guy: Green Man Brewing buys more downtown Asheville property for big expansion

The expansion is a big deal for Asheville’s second-oldest brewery, reports Beer Guy Tony Kiss.

by August 15, 2012 0 comments Asheville food and drink
Loyal reader: Wicked Weed Brewing says no building addition after all

Loyal reader: Wicked Weed Brewing says no building addition after all

One unresolved question: are there underground tanks at the site?

Sierra Nevada’s new Mills River brewery site shaping up to be ‘recreational haven’

Sierra Nevada’s new Mills River brewery site shaping up to be ‘recreational haven’

Possibilities include walking trails, an outdoor music venue and boat access on the river.

Asheville Beer Week: Follow the fun on Twitter

Asheville Beer Week: Follow the fun on Twitter

Follow the Asheville Beer Week fun on Twitter as thirsty locals and beer experts from far and near share the experience. And don’t forget to download the Beer Week app for iPhone and Droid. Please follow and like us:

by May 26, 2012 0 comments Asheville beer
Video: Toasted coconut, chocolate and caramel in new Blind Pig Porter from Pisgah Brewing, coming soon

Video: Toasted coconut, chocolate and caramel in new Blind Pig Porter from Pisgah Brewing, coming soon

Good looking new local signature beer created for Blind Pig Supper Club. Coming soon on tap at select restaurants, growlers also available. Check the video for details. Please follow and like us:

by May 26, 2012 0 comments Asheville beer
Brewer Oscar Wong of Highland on the cover of USA Today’s Money section in article on the rise of craft beer

Brewer Oscar Wong of Highland on the cover of USA Today’s Money section in article on the rise of craft beer

Oscar Wong, the founder of  of Highland and arguably both the godfather of Asheville’s thriving craft beer scene and the prime mover behind Asheville’s meteoric rise on the national beer scene, appears in today’s USA Today. The article, currently not available online, is a perfect grace note during Craft Beer Week and Asheville Beer Week. An informative read on the growth of[Read More…]

Word on the street: New brewery and restaurant coming to downtown Asheville

Word on the street: New brewery and restaurant coming to downtown Asheville

There’s a new restaurant and brewery in the works for downtown Asheville. The location is the former Asheville Hardware building on Biltmore Avenue, right next door to the Orange Peel music venue. The building is owned by Public Interest Projects and will remain so, just as the Orange Peel is owned by Public Interest. More details will be released during[Read More…]

Altamont Brewing prepares to start production, will be Asheville’s newest brewery

Altamont Brewing in West Asheville is preparing to finally live up to its name and start brewing beer. The joint on Haywood Road has been operating as a bar since it opened last March. My colleague Tony Kiss aka The Beer Guy reported thusly on Altamont Brewing’s plans: The brewery part comes later, said partners Ben Wiggins and Gordon Kear,[Read More…]

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