Category: dine and drink

New Belgium begins test brewing at Asheville plant

New Belgium begins test brewing at Asheville plant

Is it not time to plan your spring trip to Asheville to stay with us? Well, if you are a beer lover it should be. New Belgium is opening their east coast plant just minutes from downtown Asheville and tours start in the Spring.  Here is the update from our localpaper!

Vortex Doughnuts gives back

Vortex Doughnuts in the south slope section of Asheville is a great place to stop for, well DOUGHNUTS and some of the best coffee around. In this article from the MtnExpress they discuss about giving back by brewing coffee Suke Quto Farm beginning Saturday, Dec. 5, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., and on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays through the end of the month. A dollar from each bag of Suke Quto coffee sold will go to helping fund a new school in the region where the coffee farmers work.

Arancini Italian Kitchen now open in West Asheville

Arancini Italian Kitchen now open in West Asheville

Arancini Italian Kitchen now open in West Asheville and we love Italian food. We will be visiting Arancini soon!  The owners, husband-and-wife duo Katrina O’Donnell and Daniel O’Donnell have a wonderful story in Mtn Express that I would encourage you to read. I have not found their website but I will post it when I do. The address site is 643 Haywood Road.