Carolina Beer Guy: Meet brewer Pete Langheinrich

The men and women who make the area’s most popular brews often work in the background, unknown to most beer drinkers. In honor of their creativity that powers the local brew scene, Xpress is starting a series of brewer profiles, shedding some light on these talents. First up is Pete Langheinrich, who worked his way out of the kitchen to … more

The Most Popular Beers & Breweries by State

The Top-Searched Beer Style and Brewery in Every State Many people love to relax after a long day with a nice, cold beer. Which beer each person prefers, though, can vary quite a bit…Asheville Brewing was ranked the most Googled brewery in North Carolina based on Google search interest data!  

Asheville Brewing Company Releases Ninjabread Man Spiced Holiday Porter

Asheville, NC — Asheville Brewing Company will release its award-winning, widely anticipated Ninjabread Man Porter for the fourth year on Friday, October 13, 2017, on draft and in 22-ounce bottles. The Asheville Brewing brew team works closely with the Asheville Pizza and Brewing chefs to hand-craft a concoction of fresh vanilla beans, toasted cinnamon sticks, raisins, … more

20 of the Best North Carolina Beers: Ninjabread Man Porter

By Jim Vorel  |  April 18, 2017 Asheville Brewing Co. Ninjabread Man City: Asheville, NC ABV: 5.6% The verdict: This is how you do the “Christmas cookie”-style spiced beer right—it’s all about balance of spice intensity, the underlying beer and residual sweetness. ABC knows how to make a porter already, considering that they have a whole yearly line of various … more

Asheville Brewing Company Releases ‘i9PA’ to Benefit Local Cycling Organizations

Asheville, N.C. –– Asheville Brewing Company and Industry Nine Componentry have partnered again this year to create a delicious beer for a great cause. This year’s double dry-hopped i9PA is a bright, fruit forward IPA that’s smoothly palatable at 7.5 percent ABV. This brew is aggressively hopped with bouquet of potent hops, including Galaxy, El … more

Asheville Brewing Collaborates with Museum of Science on Perfect Night Black IPA

Asheville, NC —To celebrate the rare solar eclipse that will take place across America on 8/21/2017, Asheville Brewing has created a rare and special beer: Perfect Night Black IPA. Perfect Night is a tasty twist on the brewery’s beloved Perfect Day IPA. A different yeast strain and slightly different hop bill plus dark malts make … more

The Coolest Movie Theater in Every State

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6 Perfect Beach Beers From the South

By Graham Averill  |  July 11, 2017 Asheville Brewing Perfect Day IPA Okay, at 6.5%, Perfect Day is hardly a beach beer, but it’s one of my favorite home town IPAs and has become so engrained in my local adventures, that I simply can’t handle a day of drinking without one or two in the mix.

Crowd gathers at Asheville Pizza and Brewing for Comey viewing party

ASHEVILLE, NC — The audience of about 50 was seated at Asheville Pizza and Brewing at 10 a.m. Thursday, eager to hear former FBI director James Comey testify. And for two-and-a-half hours, the group watched the former FBI director field questions from Democrat and Republican senators on the Intelligence Committee. “It seems to be a conversation … more

Comey Hearing Gets A Showing On The Big Screen In Asheville

Bars were opening early all across the U.S. this morning to show former FBI director James Comey’s testimony to a U.S. Senate panel.  Asheville was no different.  Asheville Brewing Company’s Merrimon Avenue location includes a movie theater with its own bar, and when it opened at 10 a.m., around 30 people filed into it to … more