Breweries/Distilleries/Wineries Archives - NC Blue Ridge


Breweries-Distilleries-WineriesSeated at a table on a grassy terrace, you toast the day with a jaunty rosé or an elegant white. Below you, the vineyard sinks out of sight into the distant valley. On the horizon, the last rays of the sun bring a golden shimmering to the distant mountains. It just doesn’t get any better than this.

Biltmore Winery

445 Winery Rd.
Asheville, NC 28803

Visit Biltmore Winery, housed in an historic structure original to the estate. Enjoy complimentary tastings of our handcrafted wines as our wine hosts take you on a journey through our reds, whites, and rosés. Linger at our Wine Bar where you can taste our reserve and sparkling wines by the glass…

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Bold Rock Cidery & Tap Room – Mills River

72 School House Rd.
Mills River, NC 28759

The Bold Rock Mills River Cidery opened in October 2015 and is nestled in some of North Carolina’s most fertile farmland just 20 minutes from Downtown Asheville. Visit to learn about the process behind their cider crafted from locally sourced Henderson County apples and enjoy expansive views of…

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Brevard Brewing Company

63 E. Main St.
Brevard, NC 28712

We are a family-owned brewery located in the heart of downtown Brevard, North Carolina, specializing in creating hand-crafted lagers. We offer American Ales in addition to German lagers that include:American Premium Lager, Bohemian Pilsner, American IPA, Munich Dunkel, ​American Red…

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Defiant Whisky

Defiant Whisky
GPS=228 Redbud Lane/Bostic NC 28018
In Golden Valley, NC

The Defiant spirit runs through our souls. That craving for adventure and breaking away from convention. Finding truth in authenticity. Some chase a few defiant moments. Others live a lifetime in the spirit.

Our crew behind the stills are salvage divers by trade, working at the edge of…

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Highland Brewing Company & Event Center

12 Old Charlotte Hwy, Suite 200
Asheville, NC 28803

Highland Brewing was founded in 1994 by retired engineer and entrepreneur Oscar Wong, establishing it as the pioneer of Asheville, NC’s now booming craft beer industry. A spacious tasting room and meadow are inviting gathering spaces, both with music stages and bars.

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Lake James Cellars Winery & The Old Mill Antiques

204 E. Main St., Hwy 70
Glen Alpine, NC 28628

Lake James Cellars is a winery located in the foothills of North Carolina. Our name comes from the nearby beautiful Lake James. Step through the leaded-glass front doors of our restored 1915 textile mill building, located in Glen Alpine, NC and taste the magnificent flavors of our

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Silver Fork Vineyard & Winery

5000 Patton Rd
Morganton, NC 28655

Spanning 32 total acres, with 5 acres of grape vines, rolling hills, wooded trees and 2 winding creeks, the property has a proven track record and success in growing Vinifera vines for over 20 years – Old world European style grapes such as Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot just to name a…

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South Mountain Distilling Company

1027 Malcolm Blvd
Connelly Springs, NC 28612

At South Mountain Distilling Company, our spirits are made using four generations-old family recipess and secret techniques that were born in the South Mountains of North Carolina. Our still, Old Bessie #4, is a custom made 200 gallon still made right here in the US.  Ask for our spirits by…

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Sweeten Creek Brewing

1127 Sweeten Creek Rd.
Asheville, NC 28803

Welcome to South Asheville’s first and only brewery!  Brews On Tap brewed by Sweeten Creek Brewing include: Porter, Brown Ale, Black IPA and Pilsner. Naked Apple Hard Cider and wines are available. We also feature rotating Guest Taps from other great WNC brewers.

Sandwich Shop: All…

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