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Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Red Cross volunteers head to Texas for Hurricane Harvey relief

Also, an HGTV social media post about an Asheville treehouse for rent via Airbnb has racked up more than 1.7 million views, and more.

by August 29, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Chestnut and Asheville Brewing Company team-up for a Pre-Brewgrass Beer Dinner

Chestnut and Asheville Brewing Company team-up for a Pre-Brewgrass Beer Dinner

Fuel up before you drink up.

For sale: Brewery in Western North Carolina for $975k

For sale: Brewery in Western North Carolina for $975k

Who might it be?

Could Roanoke mayor’s anti-immigration remarks sour Deschutes on opening there?

Could Roanoke mayor’s anti-immigration remarks sour Deschutes on opening there?

In making his comments, Roanoke Mayor David Bowers may have pissed away a lot of goodwill building in favor of the city.

by November 19, 2015 31 comments Opinion
Hey Asheville, Roanoke is kicking your ass in PR play for Deschutes Brewery

Hey Asheville, Roanoke is kicking your ass in PR play for Deschutes Brewery

Is Asheville suffering from “brewery fatigue”?

PODCAST: Stu Helm and Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans 10 – “Pumpkin Spiced Radio”

PODCAST: Stu Helm and Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans 10 – “Pumpkin Spiced Radio”

Stu and Joe talk to Mountain Xpress food writers Gina Smith and Jonathan Ammons.

Stu Helm & Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans Podcast Episode 9 – “Coffee, Again?”

Stu Helm & Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans Podcast Episode 9 – “Coffee, Again?”

  Hello Asheville! “Coffee, Again?,”is the ninth and most recent episode of AVL Food Fans, and it’s available for listening to at www.avlfoodfans.com where you can also download it. It is available for free from the iTunes store as well. In this exciting episode, Chef Joe Scully and I are joined by our special guests Jay Weatherly and Emily Peele[Read More…]

by October 13, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Stu Helm: Food Fan – FOOD MAP – Asheville’s RAD

Stu Helm: Food Fan – FOOD MAP – Asheville’s RAD

  Hello Asheville! Click, drag, click, drag, click click click, join, eyedropper, click, paint bucket, click, deselect… oh, hi! I didn’t see you there. I’ve been working in Adobe Illustrator making a bunch of nifty Food Maps!  That means I’ve been doing lots and lots and LOTS of clicking and dragging and selecting and deselecting… and when things get really exciting,[Read More…]

Stu Helm & Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans Podcast Episode 8 – “A Bitter Pill”

Stu Helm & Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans Podcast Episode 8 – “A Bitter Pill”

Hello Asheville! The eighth and latest episode of the AVL Food Fans podcast has been recorded, posted, and is currently available to listen to and download, and you can even get it for free from the iTunes store! As always, Chef Joe Scully is my co-host, and this time, our special guests are Chef Hollie West of The Sweet Monkey Bakery, who won the Chef’s Challenge at the Asheville Wine &[Read More…]

Stu Helm & Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans Podcast Episode 7 – “Penance and Cheesecake”

Stu Helm & Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans Podcast Episode 7 – “Penance and Cheesecake”

Hello Asheville! The seventh and latest episode of the AVL Food Fans podcast has been recorded, posted, and is currently available to listen to and download, and you can even get it for free from the iTunes store! As always, Chef Joe Scully is my co-host, and this time, our special guests are Chefs Mandy and Christopher Butler from 50/Fifty: The Art of Dessert, and they brought us[Read More…]

State of Origin beer fest set for Saturday in Morganton

State of Origin beer fest set for Saturday in Morganton

Participating craft breweries are required to be North Carolina-based and serve beers derived from ingredients sourced in N.C.

by June 12, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Stu Helm: Food Fan, on The Big List: May 2015, and AVL Food Fans Podcast with Chef Joe Scully

Stu Helm: Food Fan, on The Big List: May 2015, and AVL Food Fans Podcast with Chef Joe Scully

Hello Asheville! Who likes lists? Lists are fun. Lately I’ve been keeping a list of ALLL the places that I eat at every month, and then posting my lists to FaceBook. This time around, I actually talked to Chef Joe Scully (from Corner Kitchen and Chestnut) about each and every one of the venues on my May List during the pilot episode of AVL Food Fans,[Read More…]

Sly Grog Lounge open on South French Broad Avenue in Asheville

Sly Grog Lounge open on South French Broad Avenue in Asheville

It’s just one of the businesses up and running in a building under renovation. Others include Hopey & Co and the Downtown Market.

by May 26, 2015 1 comment Asheville business
Thirsty Monk’s beer fest Wednesday will offer first look at new Asheville production facility

Thirsty Monk’s beer fest Wednesday will offer first look at new Asheville production facility

The festival ticket include bus transportation, locally catered food and beer offerings from a host of breweries.

Video shows Green Man brewery and Asheville’s South Slope

Video shows Green Man brewery and Asheville’s South Slope

Check out these graceful, sweeping views of one Asheville’s Beer Slope.

by March 14, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
HiveMind Brew House is planned for this building on the left at the corner of South Lexington and Hilliard avenues. The building is the former site of Asheville Music School. It's near Storm rum bar and restaurant, the Orange Peel music venue and Wicked Weed Brewing.

New brewery, HiveMind Brewhouse, planned for Asheville’s South Slope

HiveMind is just the latest in a wave of crafter brewers open, or planning to open, on Asheville’s Beer Slope south of downtown.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New Belgium tanks arrive in Asheville, a final McStyles review, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New Belgium tanks arrive in Asheville, a final McStyles review, more

Also, star gazing at UNCA’s observatory, “sketchy” T-shirts and more.

by January 7, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Interior view from front entrance

First look at plans for Catawba Brewing’s new Asheville brewery

Catawba’s 5,400-square-foot space on Asheville’s South Slope will house a 7-barrel brewing system capable of producing over 500 barrels of specialty/small-batch beers a year.

by December 16, 2014 1 comment Asheville beer, Asheville News
Brew-ED Beer News: Hi-Wire expansion, Burial Beer expansion, Oskar Blues new flagship brew

Brew-ED Beer News: Hi-Wire expansion, Burial Beer expansion, Oskar Blues new flagship brew

Burial Beer Company celebrated its expansion recently with the release of the first batch of beer brewed on their new 10 barrel system.

by December 15, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville’s Hi-Wire Brewing announces $3 million expansion to make more beer

Asheville’s Hi-Wire Brewing announces $3 million expansion to make more beer

The announcement of Hi-Wire’s expansion caps off a remarkable year in the growth of Asheville’s independent craft breweries.

Wicked Weed’s new sour beer tasting room, the Funkatorium, to open Friday in Asheville

Wicked Weed’s new sour beer tasting room, the Funkatorium, to open Friday in Asheville

Sour and farmhouse style beers will star at this Coxe Avenue location featuring 16 taps and two traditional hand pumps.

by October 7, 2014 9 comments Asheville beer
Wicked Weed Brewing in Asheville announces major expansion

Wicked Weed Brewing in Asheville announces major expansion

Wicked Weed plans to build a 40,000-barrel-a year-production facility in Enka-Candler and begin packaging its beers for sale outside of the Asheville area.

by August 1, 2014 24 comments Asheville beer
CONTEST Most creative name for beer inspired by pig’s blood incident wins

CONTEST Most creative name for beer inspired by pig’s blood incident wins

Who knows – maybe the LAB will even use the name for one of its beers.

by June 25, 2014 103 comments Asheville events
Word on the street: Lexington Avenue Brewery cleaning up after band sprayed animal blood on audience

Word on the street: Lexington Avenue Brewery cleaning up after band sprayed animal blood on audience

Signs up at the craft brewery and music venue on Lexington Avenue announce the sudden closure.

Sierra Nevada Brewing’s traveling summer beer fest will in end with a flourish in Mills River

Sierra Nevada Brewing’s traveling summer beer fest will in end with a flourish in Mills River

Beer Camp Across America starts in July and will end in August at Sierra Nevada’s new Mills River brewery south of Asheville.

by April 9, 2014 0 comments Asheville beer
WilmingtonBiz: Asheville actively courting Stone Brewing Co. for new East Coast brewery

WilmingtonBiz: Asheville actively courting Stone Brewing Co. for new East Coast brewery

Could Asheville aka Beer City USA land yet another big craft brewer?

Oskar Blues in Brevard to host North Carolina version of its Burning Can Beer Fest

Oskar Blues in Brevard to host North Carolina version of its Burning Can Beer Fest

Oskar Blues in Colorado is home to the original Burning Can Beer Fest. This year, it will be double the fun.

by January 24, 2014 2 comments Asheville News
Word on the street: New Asheville brewing in the works beneath Asheville’s Farm Burger

Word on the street: New Asheville brewing in the works beneath Asheville’s Farm Burger

One World Brewing was announced more than a year ago, but work is underway to finally make it happen.

by August 7, 2013 10 comments Asheville News
Oskar Blues in Brevard adds tanks as growth continues

Oskar Blues in Brevard adds tanks as growth continues

Oskar Blues’ new East Coast brewery in Brevard is preparing to start brewing up its Ten Fidy for the first time.

by August 6, 2013 1 comment Asheville beer
Hendersonville Lightning: Beer distributor looking at investing $20 million in Henderson County

Hendersonville Lightning: Beer distributor looking at investing $20 million in Henderson County

Empire Distributors of North Carolina, which handles Sierra Nevada, is looking to expand.

Two new craft breweries now open in Asheville: Oysterhouse and Burial Beer

Two new craft breweries now open in Asheville: Oysterhouse and Burial Beer

The beat goes on for Asheville’s craft brew scene.

by June 19, 2013 7 comments Asheville beer
Beefing up to handle spent grain from Asheville-area breweries

Beefing up to handle spent grain from Asheville-area breweries

Tons more spent grain will be produced when Sierra Nevada, New Belgium and Oskar Blues get ramped up, and it will be served up to cows.

Asheville’s Beer City Festival 2013 poster released

Asheville’s Beer City Festival 2013 poster released

Cool poster. I love posters.

Catawba Valley Brewing to open Asheville brewhouse later this year

Catawba Valley Brewing to open Asheville brewhouse later this year

The boutique brewery will be a seven-barrel operation, the Beer Guy reports.

Wanted: Specialty brewer for Catawba Valley’s new Asheville brewery

Wanted: Specialty brewer for Catawba Valley’s new Asheville brewery

Catawba Valley is planning to open an Asheville brewery, and they’re hiring. Apply before April 21.

Word on the street: Hi-Wire Brewing coming to downtown Asheville

Word on the street: Hi-Wire Brewing coming to downtown Asheville

Word is that Hi-Wire Brewing is moving into the space formerly occupied by Craggie Brewing.

Asheville Beer Week set for May 25-June 1

Asheville Beer Week set for May 25-June 1

This year’s celebration of local brew includes tastings, dinners, speakers and more.

West Asheville Watch: Update at shots fired at New Belgium buildings

West Asheville Watch: Update at shots fired at New Belgium buildings

Police think someone fired an air gun into a mini-storage unit at the site.

by February 13, 2013 0 comments Asheville News
Thirsty Monk will have 3 brewpubs/restaurants in Asheville

Thirsty Monk will have 3 brewpubs/restaurants in Asheville

Thirsty Monk downtown, Thirsty Monk Gerber Pub, and the new Monk brewery coming to Biltmore Park.

Local Beer Blog: First beers to expect from new Burial Beer Company

Local Beer Blog: First beers to expect from new Burial Beer Company

A one-barrel brewery and neighborhood taproom, Burial is coming soon to the “South Slope” area of downtown.

With New Belgium project greenlighted, look for construction to start

With New Belgium project greenlighted, look for construction to start

New Belgium will start tearing down warehouses on the site first, then move on to site preparation work.

by January 24, 2013 0 comments Asheville beer, Asheville News
2012 Year in Review: Best beer year yet?

2012 Year in Review: Best beer year yet?

With New Belgium, Sierra Nevada & Oskar Blues, 2012 is the year we took our “Beer City” title to the bank.

by December 31, 2012 0 comments Asheville beer, Asheville News
New Belgium officials to meet with neighborhood, business leaders on Jan. 3

New Belgium officials to meet with neighborhood, business leaders on Jan. 3

8:30-10 a.m. in the FLS Energy boardroom.

by December 26, 2012 3 comments Asheville beer, Asheville News
Wicked Weed to debut its beer Friday at Thirsty Monk; Wicked Weed menu released

Wicked Weed to debut its beer Friday at Thirsty Monk; Wicked Weed menu released

The People’s Choice winner at Brewgrass 2012 at last debuts its brews to the public, and here’s a peek at their menu.

Update: Altamont Brewing in West Asheville moving closer to serving its own beer

Update: Altamont Brewing in West Asheville moving closer to serving its own beer

It looks like a porter is first to come down the pike at Altamont Brewing.

by November 28, 2012 1 comment Asheville food and drink
Want to work for a brewery? Then sign up for Oskar Blues Brew School

Want to work for a brewery? Then sign up for Oskar Blues Brew School

Oskar Blues and Blue Ridge Community College are collaborating on a course that will provide students with hands-on brewing training.

Oskar Blues to produce first WNC beer next month, open to public on NYE

Oskar Blues to produce first WNC beer next month, open to public on NYE

The new Brevard location of Longmont, Co.’s Oskar Blues is nearly ready to make Carolina beer.

by November 12, 2012 1 comment Asheville beer
Asheville Beer Guy: Wicked Weed could be open Dec. 21, beer-making starts

Asheville Beer Guy: Wicked Weed could be open Dec. 21, beer-making starts

The downtown brewery on Biltmore Avenue has local beer underway.

by November 8, 2012 1 comment Asheville beer
New Belgium brings changes to I-240 interchanges on Haywood Road

New Belgium brings changes to I-240 interchanges on Haywood Road

First in a series on the impact of New Belgium in West Asheville and the River District.

Outside Magazine picks New Belgium Brewing as 5th-best place to work in the U.S.

Outside Magazine picks New Belgium Brewing as 5th-best place to work in the U.S.

The Colorado company will be hiring 150 people in Asheville for its new multimillion-dollar canning and brewing facility.

by August 14, 2012 6 comments Asheville News