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Wineries and Breweries


Every time you visit the High Country, there’s a good chance another new craft brewery has opened. Beer lovers will find plenty of deserving destinations in the area’s growing list of breweries.


Grandfather Vineyard & Winery:

grandfather wine

Located at an elevation of 3,300 feet, overlooking the profile of Grandfather Mountain, and nestled on a 58°slope lies our estate hillside vineyard. Our distinctive terroir, including the challenging level of elevation, creates a flavor profile unlike any other in the grapes grown here.


Banner Elk Winery and Villa:

banner elk winery

Nestled in the awe-inspiring majestic Blue Ridge Mountains stands the High Country’s original winery.
Banner Elk Winery has set the standard for crafting wines in the High Country that stand among the finest in the country. Our vineyards offer engaging Wine Tastings and glimpse into what the storied High Country Wine Region is truly made of.


Linville Falls Winery:

linville winery

 The culture of wine is a beautiful thing! Wine breaks down barriers and creates an environment to slow down, relax, and enjoy the company of one another. We want you to come face to face with nature, to see the vines, walk among them, and drink their fruits. Come see for yourself the beauty of the High Country, meet our family, and taste what our mountains have to offer.


Appalachian Mountain Brewery:


Our brewery and tasting room are located at 163 Boone Creek Drive, bordering Boone Creek and Hodges Creek near the Boone Mall. The tasting room features plenty of outdoor seating, a 120 foot long outdoor bar bordering Boone Creek and a covered heated porch perfect for enjoying one of our beers.




What makes Boone shine? First and foremost, the people. The people of Boone are explorers…artists…craftsmen. Our community thrives on adventures. Whether it’s hiking a mountain for the first time, catching your first rainbow trout, taking a bike ride, carving a turn on the slopes or just being outside on a perfect Summer day. Boone truly shines.

Lost Province:

Lost Province

We brew authentic and innovative craft beer and serve savory wood fired fare. As a small, family owned and operated business, we are committed to our community, environment and employees and strive above all to provide an experience of gracious hospitality for all of our guests.

Blowing Rock Brewery:

Blowing Rock

“Blowing Rock Brewing Company began with a single idea—to create a beer that captured the finest qualities of the High Country.”


Flat Rock Brewing Company:

Flat Top

Bring the whole family; we welcome kids and pets. We have many games in our taproom including shuffleboard, pool table, Golden Tee, and the Theater of Magic pinball machine. Also, a giant connect 4 and many other board games. We have some snacks but please feel free to bring in food.


Beech Mountain Brewing Company:

beech mountain brew

Our unique brewery is nestled in the village of Beech Mountain Resort which offers skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing, ice skating, mountain biking, disc golf & many other activities throughout the seasons. Our brewery provides the perfect atmosphere to relax after a long day of your favorite mountain activity.


Boondocks Brewing Tap Room & Restaurant:


With 2 locations in downtown West Jefferson, Boondocks Brewing offers full service dining, one of the State’s best Craft Beer selections, off-site catering, customized special events, private parties and brewery tours.  Boondocks Brewing is where the locals go and is a must stop destination for visitors to the High Country.