North Carolina Brewery

Borrowing Beauty from Nature

Visit our Facebook page to see all of our Mills River construction photos. 

The densely wooded mountains of western North Carolina provide a beautiful backdrop for our new brewery, but those same forested hills presented a problem for construction. Read more.

Our Beer

What’s In a Name of Numbers

Cascade, the workhorse hop in our Pale Ale, was largely unknown when our founder Ken Grossman tossed it in his hand-built brew kettle. Read more.

Beer Camp Across America

Brewing with Cigar City

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