Craft beer. It’s not just a style of brewing, it’s a way of life. It’s about remaining true to core principles – staying small, self-ruling and selective. Things we toast — good vibes and solidarity. Stuff we spurn — corporate beasts and beer monopolies. We believe in sitting down together for premium pints and standing up against the beer behemoths. Consider us rebels with a cause. Because a #CraftLifestyle is worth fighting for.

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MALT Meeting Sierra Nevada

Mountain Ale and Lager Tasters (MALT) meets at Sierra Nevada’s upstairs play room for good times and really good home brew drinking. Founded in the late 20th century, the group ...
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Rick Rice Breaks Seal Record

Rick Rice crossed the 100 minute mark, without breaking the seal, setting a new World record. A seasoned veteran of broadcasting UNCA basketball, and Asheville Tourists baseball, he often sits ...
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French Broad River Brewery

The sign is hanging in French Broad River Brewery and dates back to before The Green Man buy out by Dennis. Green Man started in the back of Jack of ...
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No Place Like Homeplace Beer Company

Fantasy Crime novelist, Matt Broadway, and Hendo guitar legend Eric Congdon join us at Monte’s Taproom for Homeplace Beer Company pint night. Tommy Green is an emotional mess, having fallen ...
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Lookout Brewing Black Mountain

To start off 2018, we continue the discussion with craft brewer John Garcia at his Lookout Brewing in Black Mountain, NC. Transgender female Kaylah Mague joins our cast of misanthropes, ...
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Green Man Brews Elite Craft Beer!

“If I’m not running for a beer or a donut, or running from something, I am not running,” proclaims disc golfer champ Jennifer McGibbon in episode #0057 of Drink Local ...
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Big Beer Buys Big Weed!

The ginormous company that owns Corona, who also bought one time craft brewer Ballast Point for a billion dollars, recently purchased a stake in a humongous Canadian marijuana company for ...
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Jordan Okrend Plays. We Drink Craft!

Community is Brewing is Facebook LIVE with Jordan Okrend, where Drink Local Now investigators reveal the hoppenings at The Bud owned Wicked Weed Brewing. Jordan Okrend entertains when the hosts ...
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Natural Born Leaders Pisgah Brewing

Grammy Award winner Debrissa McKinney and Austin Haynes are the new power couple in town. DeBaustin? Michael Martinez fell off the World’s tallest water sphere in Union, New Jersey and ...
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Oscar Wong Mystic Vibrations

Tate MacQueen and Tommy Green are at Highland Brewing and have a chat with the guy who started it all, yes him! Oscar Wong! Mark Conti, one of Highland’s top ...
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Pisgah Brewing Stout Hog Day

We celebrate Stout Hog Day in it's 8th year at Pisgah Brewing. Free pancakes and many stout beers flow freely all day. Jonathan and Becky Ayers of the former Stagshead ...
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Kevin Kinney Christmas Day Jam

Jody Bender and Tommy Green went to Jack of the Wood for the Kevin Kinney Christmas Day Jam. Kevin talked to us, as well as Wild Adriatic’s Front Man Travis ...
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