Craft Beer

Opinions on Beer

  • BC Brunch Beer

    These are pages from my beer journal documenting the collaboration between Bryson City Outdoors and Currahee Brewing. We kicked the last keg in Septembero, so now it’s time to reminisce and think about…

  • One World Brewing

    Visit Date: Monday July 16, 2018 I’ve passed it several times before today…..the sign that says, “One World Brewing Come Have a Pint!” A thin arrow underneath the lettering points into a shallow…

  • Mountain Layers Brewing Company

    Mountain Layers Brewing Company is open! Our little mountain town of Bryson City now has two craft breweries to draw in craft beer lovers. They have done a great job of creating a…

  • On a Beer-with-a-kick Kick

    This past year led me to my true love, well in terms of beer anyway. I have always enjoyed spicy foods, maybe to the point that it could be considered an addiction, so…

  • New Beer Adventures

    I’ve been working at Bryson City Outdoors, a small but growing outdoor retailer in western North Carolina. But this isn’t a day job, this is quickly turning into more of a career move.…

  • Ales and Kindness

    I can’t continue to write about craft beer in my neck of the woods and not mention Nantahala Brewing Company. Here in Bryson City, NC where the Appalachian Trail crosses Hwy 74 just…

  • Beer or Coffee? How ‘Bout Both!

    My two favorite times of the day are morning and beer:30. Rich, bold, black coffee¬†before a breakfast consisting of a muffin when I’m in a hurry or a bacon, egg, kale burrito when…

  • Lazy Hiker Brewing Company

    Passing¬†through Franklin, NC on our way home from holiday visiting, we decided to stop in and check out Lazy Hiker Brewing Company. I first met brewery partner Lenny Jordan just before they started…