Black Gold Porter
Like Daniel Boone, this AMB flagship is a legend in the High Country. This brown porter is overflowing with dark aromas and has a creamy, persistent, tan head. Delve deeper and you will find a perfect balance between traditional English hops and the complex malt flavors, with a smooth balance between chocolate and coffee. You may not always drink gold, but when you do make sure it’s Black Gold.
Boone Creek Blonde Ale
An ode to the creek along which we built our brewery, Boone Creek Blonde is a refreshing ale for all seasons. Brewed with orange zest to complement its light hop aroma, the beer has a crisp mouth-feel, followed by a hint of sweetness from wildflower honey, This drinkable and delicious brew is an award-winning ale from Boone's beer pioneer.
Long Leaf India Pale Ale
Taking its name from the toast of the Old North State, this amber IPA cheers with a white head, citrus aroma, and an intense, resins hop flavor that will linger on your palate.
Spoaty-Oaty American-Style Pale Ale
This is a smooth take on the American classic pale ale. It is brewed with a heavy nose of oats, that makes for a creamy mouthfeel, balanced by a unique hop forward flavor and aroma.
Appalachian Belle Cider Cider
This apple based cider has just enough peach infused to keep you smiling on hot summer days.
Bad Mother Pucker Berliner-Style Weisse (Wheat)
Napoleon once called it "the champagne of beers" this is our twist on the classic berliner weisse. A session sour aged on local cucumbers from Octopus Garden farm. Makes for a puckering, refreshing beer to celebrate the last months of summer.
Calypso Eclipso Belgian IPA
In preparation for the coming Eclipse coming to NC in August, we decided to make a beer for the rare blackout. Brewed with our house Belgian yeast, and light malts we blended the fruity trio Calypso, Hull Melon and Enigma hops that are out of this world.
Can I get one of those? India Pale Ale
This piney and citrusy IPA hopped with simcoe and citra will have you asking, "can I get one of those?"
Daniel's Double Double IPA
Just as Daniel was adventurous, this double is named after his pioneering spirit. It has a citrus hop bomb in the nose and a massive, resinous hop flavor. And despite the 9% ABV, this is one crushable double IPA.
Daniel's Son Cider Cider
This apple based cider has been carefully dry hopped to give it a dry finish and a surprisingly sweet aroma. A dry hop karate chop. Daniel Son... show me, tip the cup!
Dr. Crime Belgian-Style Tripel
One of our longest running employees in the brewery is putting one of his beers to reality. The “Dr. Crime is a light- colored, deceptively strong Trappist-style ale. The addition of clear candi sugar dilutes the malt bill preserving the golden color and keeping the body deceptively light for a beer of this strength. It is mildly spicy and fruity, gently sweet, and features hints of alcohol throughout, with a dry but refreshing finish. Brown sugar and honey add to the flavor and complexity of this project.
Dry-Hopped Cider Mimosa Cider
Perfect for a Sunday brunch, our take on a classic Mimosa is our Dry-Hopped Apple Cider with a splash of Orange Juice!
Golden Nugget Belgian Golden Strong
This Belgian Golden Ale has a spicy, floral aroma, paired with a persistent white head. The flavor has a mild malt sweetness with a distinct bitterness and effervescent mouth feel.
High Country Cider Cider
Our hard cider, it's made of local apples and tastes delicious.
Mystic Dragon Cider Cider
This apple based cider is infused with green tea, rhubarb, and strawberries to give it a mysterious sweetness while drying it out slightly. Its a perfect compliment to spicy foods.
Not an IPA (P.S. it's an IPA) India Pale Ale
This light-colored New England style IPA has a lot of flavor from the 3 types of hops used and finishes with a nice crispness that can be enjoyed anytime, anywhere.
Panic Water American-Style Pilsener
Hopped wth two new varieties of juicy hops, this dry-hopped Pilsner is perfect for the summer days,
Reinheitsgeboot German Hefeweizen
This Hefeweizen uses NC malts and German hop varieties to create a boot worthy beer!
Sinful Plum Cider Cider
This apple cider is infused with cinnamon and plums for a unique and flavorful experience.
White Dot Session Beer
This crisp, fruity, session IPA is a collaboration with the Mountain To Sea Trail featuring Galaxy and Citra hops and NC Riverbend Malts!
'Nilla Hefe German Hefeweizen
This German style Hefeweizen is pushed by our nitrogen lines and aged on vanilla beans to create a super creamy, and smooth, beer. With its natural banana notes, the added vanilla will remind you of homemade banana pudding!
163 Pale Ale American-Style Pale Ale
A light, crisp American-style Session Pale Ale, with a smooth bitterness and citrus aroma.
3phase India Pale Ale
This session IPA features a low ABV but big flavors. It's very hop forward and drinkable.
This amber ale is bronze in color with a white lacing head. It starts off with a medium-bodied malty sweetness but leads into the subtle bite typical of a hoppy, west-coast amber ale.
AMB Pilsner American-Style Pilsener
The Weiser Bud, our summer lager, has all the hallmarks of a classic Pilsener: light, crisp, and refreshing. Adding a touch of craft to this American staple brings it back to its Baveria roots and adds and extra bit of hop character. Enjoy this fresh burst of sunshine now--it'll be gone quickly, just like these long summer days.
Autumn Brown Mild Brown
Caramel and chocolate predominate in the nose, and this English Mild couldn't go down easier. A classic English style, the Autumn Brown has a slight bitterness that rounds out this fall seasonal.
Baba Budan Coffee IPA
This Coffee IPA is a collaboration with Fonta Flora brewery in Morganton, NC. We took a West-coast style IPA and infused it with 80 lbs of locally roasted coffee from Espresso News in Boone. It's a delicious mix of roasted and citrus aromas in a beer that will delight drinkers of both.
Belay on Saison V11 Saison
With the start of Spring comes the return of the Belay on Saison series. Version eleven is traditionally brewed with barley, oats, rye, wheat, and noble hops. Fermented with house yeast and a blend of three brettanomyces strains, this golden saison starts with a spice aroma that gives way to a dry, funky mouthfeel. It finishes crisp and light, perfect for bright sunny days.
Belay on Saison V4 Saison
This Saison is a cornucopia of new ingredients and techniques: Local grain from Riverbend Malthouse combines with open fermentation to give traditional Belgian characteristics. Lemon Zest, as well as blood oranges and pomelo, accentuate the fruity aromas and flavors.
Belay on Saison V5 Saison
This saison is our 5rd iteration of our house saisons.
Belay On V2 Saison
This medium-bodied saison is as clear and crisp as a beautiful fall day. While it has a strong belgian character in the flavor, it finishes dry with the American Chinook hop.
Belay On V3 Saison
This saison is our 3rd iteration of our house saisons.
Belay On V6 Saison
This saison is our 6th iteration of our house saisons, it's fermented with Brett so it's funky and delicious.
Belay on V9 Saison
The beginning of spring is often an ambiguous blend of cold winter and the teasing warmth of summer. V9 does the same with Riverbend Malt, carefully balanced hops, and our house saison yeast. Fruity esters blend with a grapefruit hop aroma, and the bright, hoppy flavor is hard to distinguish from the light, tart finish.
Ben's Boone Lager
This light lager is crisp and delicious. Check it out!
Big Scoop Baltic-Style Porter
Descending from cold-conditioned porters at sea, the Big Scoop is a big, roasty, Baltic-style porter with hints of caramel and cream, and a smooth lager finish.
Black Sheep Specialty Stouts
Black Sheep is a beer meant to deceive the senses. Aptly called a white nitro stout due to its golden hue, this creamy, full-bodied ale has a biscuit malt aroma and flavor. Organic cocoa nibs and our own coffee blend are carefully blended in to give eccentric flavors. Nitro charged, this beer pours beautifully with an extra rich creamy texture from start to finish. Enjoy this rogue beer as we transition into fall and the seasonal beers to follow...
Bo's Nut Brown Nut Brown Ale
We jumped right into our first collaboration with ASU's Ivory Tower Brewery by making a Northern English Nut Brown Ale. We added roasted cashews to give this complex, malty ale a little extra flavor.
Booneliner German Sour
Deliciousness and sourness in a glass. Enjoy it.
Boonetown Wit Belgian White
This unfiltered belgian white is open fermented with unmalted wheat and malted oats. Coriander and orange peel accent the aroma while the light bodied flavor ends with a slight tartness. This yields an extra refreshing finish that complements the sweet summer of Boone.
Brown Mountain Ale Brown Ale
Uncommon in the beer world, Brown Mountain Flanders is an exercise in balance. The aroma hints at the sourness within, while malty caramel, sour, and dry hopped flavors mix in the medium bodied ale.
C.R.E.A.M. coffee and doughnut infused milk stout Milk Stout
This collaboration with Local Lion Coffee and Doughnuts is the perfect breakfast beer! This beer has a rich coffee nose, a sweet thick stout body, with a smooth finish. Delicious anytime!
Can't Be Winter Berliner Weisse Berliner-Style Weisse (Wheat)
We cant believe it either! Come celebrate late season warmth with this light bodied, dry hopped tart German classic style.
Caramel Latte Cider Cider
Apple Cider infused with caramel for a delicious finish.
Conservancy Elderberry Saison
This Elderberry Saison is brewed with a wild yeast strain and elderberries from around the High Country with help and support of the Blue Ridge Conservancy.
Cornupoia Pumpkin Butternut Squash Porter Porter
This porter is brewed with locally grown butternut squash, pumpkin, and spices. It's perfect for a fall evening.
Corruption Imperial Stout
A full-bodied oatmeal Imperial Stout that lures you in with a thick creamy head and nose full of chocolate. This barrel-aged ale will corrupt your soul as well as your palate.
Crooked Common California Common
This famous West Coast-style steam lager has a distinctive spicy and earthy hop character. The subtle bready and caramel malt flavor blends perfectly with the clean, smooth, refreshing taste of a lager. This beer won a gold medal at the 2013 U.S. Beer Open.
Da' Truff Porter
Raspberry Sour Porter
Dry County Pale Ale Pale Ale
Using hops from down under New Zealand Pacific Jade, and Australian Galaxy. This pale ale has a beautiful, fruity aroma consisting of apricot and grapefruit. A light malt body allows the smooth bitterness to shine through in this spring pale ale.
Edge of a Dream Imperial Stout
This Imperial Oatmeal Stout is brewed with coconut and chocolate to create a rich, creamy stout with wonderful flavors and aromas.
Edge of a Dream bottle series Imperial Stout
- Edge of A Dream -Barrel Aged Imperial Stout with Chocolate and Coffee
- Edge of A Dream - Defiant Whisky Spiral Aged Collaboration
- Edge of A Dream - Spiced Aged with Local Coffee, Vanilla Beans, Cacoa Nibs, Cardamon and other spices
El Jefe Weizen German Hefeweizen
Inspired by the traditional German Weissbier from Bavaria, El Jefe is a light and refreshing wheat beer. With banana and cloves in both the flavor and aroma, you will love this summer ale.
F.K.A (Formerly Known As) Hoppy-Tart Ale Specialty Beer
A genre-crossing indefinable ale, like the FKA legend himself, this hoppy-tart ale is brewed with Galaxy, Pacific Jade, and Amarillo hops. This IPA has an extremely heavy stone fruit nose and while taking a sip, the acidity of the kettle sour technique blends with a smooth hoppu flavor, giving a new take on an old favorite!
Flying Emu IPA India Pale Ale
Brewed with a blend of our favorite American and New Zealand hops, this fresh, unfiltered IPA has more hop juice than you can shake a stick at. It might even make you think you can fly. Now pushed by nitro!
Fool's Gold Porter
Don't be fooled, it's not the Black Gold. Dark and rich, this winter seasonal is infused with organic vanilla beans to give a distinctive vanilla aroma and flavor to complement the roasted chocolate notes.
Good Deal Pale Ale
Unfiltered, this clear, golden pale ale has a fruity nose of pears and citrus. It leads you into a smooth, hoppy flavor that doesn't linger, and that's why we like to call it a Good Deal.
Gragg Prong India Pale Ale
Experience an amazing beer that looks like a Pilsner but features the bright aroma and flavor of an IPA. Pilsner malt and Citra, Galaxy and Amarillo hops combine to produce an easy drinking, crystal clear, golden session ale with a light, dry mouthfeel and a white, lacy head.
Guard Your Beard Biere De Garde
Our fall belgian seasonal is a Bier de Garde, a lagered farmhouse beer. A belgian aroma leads in the nose of this seasonal, which is traditionally more malt-forward. A smooth but full mouthfeel accompanies malty, toffee flavors.
HawksBill Pale Ale
While similar to an American Brown, this version pulls from local home-brewers to create a much hoppier, citrusy brown ale. Amarillo and Cascade accent the nose, but a strong malt back-bone from a blend of malts and oats give the HawksBill a balanced flavor.
Hoppy Snazzy Fresh Pale Ale
Traditionally nitro beers are dark and malty. This spring nitro pale ale casts off tradition and the dark of winter by drawing in the fresh and light aromas of spring. Pairing rich, fruity aromas and hop flavor with creamy nitro mouthfeel makes this ale disappear from your glass faster than winter's chill.
Ist Revolution India Pale Lager
The intense aroma and flavor from citra, galaxy, and amarillo hops are not for the faint of heart, but this medium to light bodied India Pale Lager is as smooth and refreshing as a downhill ride on a wide open road.
It's A Wrap Porter
This Raspberry Porter, pushed by Nitrogen, is the perfect balance of dark and sweet for the winter months.
Kilt It! Scotch Ale
The nose of the Kilt It ale hints at a caramel malty goodness. It is followed by a medium-bodied, complex, smokey character that is reminiscent of a Scottish ale.
King's Kölsch Kölsch
This Kölsch, a traditional rival with the German Pilsner, is a German style ale that says you don't have to be a lager to be refreshing, crisp, and delicious.
Lil' Red Session India Pale Ale
Lil' Red might be low in alcohol, but she'll smack you in the face with a basket full of hops. A smooth hop flavor and bitterness help to lessen the blow of this session IPA.
Margarita Gose German Sour
This German Sour is brewed with sea salt and fresh lemons and limes to create a refreshingly tart beer. One sip and you'll be hearing Jimmy Buffet music!
No Nose Goes. Salted, ginger and lemongrass infused GOSE Specialty Beer
This tart and tangy little brother to our Berliner Weisse is as close to champagne as we get! Lemongrass and Ginger make it a great pairing for spicy food, and its refreshing nature make it surprising session-able.
Peppermint Cream Milk Stout
The same Cream that we all love, now brewed with peppermint! This doughnut, cappuccino, and mint milt-stout on nitro is extremely satisfying!
Pom Pom Gose German Sour
Expanding our ever-growing kettle sour program, we took the combination of Belgian dark chocolate with this traditional German style sour. Brewed with pomegranate, then aged on chocolate and lightly salted with sea salt.
Red Cap Raspberry Sour American-Style Sour Ale
This is one of our first barrel-fermented sours that we have done. It is very Brett-forward sour aged in Chardonnay barrels on 3 pounds per gallon of raspberries!
Rosé Wit Belgian-Style White (or Wit) / Belgian-Style Wheat
A twist on a traditional wit, this beer is unfiltered and aged on hibiscus and chamomile and is as tasty as its color!
Royale With Brett Belgian IPA
Brewed with American ingenuity and Belgian tradition, this Belgian-style IPA combines the best of both brewing cultures along with a bit of funk from the brett. Expect subtle notes of scuppernong grape skins, grassy American hops and grapefruit rhine. imbibe with caution, this refreshing beer will have you saying ‘hops’ one more time.
Rye'd or Die Rye Ale or Lager with or without Yeast
The Rye'd or Die is a super drinkable Rye Lager that is perfect for the warmer months.
Rye'd That Rye Pale Ale
This is for all of the back trail thrashers. A hint of citrus aroma compliments the spicy malt and hop character, which gives this rye pale ale a little extra kick. Just try to hang with the hops!
Saison V-10 Saison
This tenth incarnation of our Saison is quite the little tart with a smooth crisp finish and that tangy body you can expect. This one has been dry-hopped to give it a clean dry finish.
Saison V8 Saison
This saison is our 8th iteration of our house saison
Skipping Stone Extra Special Bitter
This ESB is a London Style Bitter Ale. The malty aroma contains a hint of English Hops and the medium light body ends with a slight earthy bitterness. This is nothing compared to an American Pale Ale.
Slackline On Nitro Oatmeal Stout
This oatmeal stout is served on nitro and has a creamy, chocolate head that compliments a smooth, full-bodied flavor. A hit of roasted malt character rounds out this stout along with a hint of bitterness.
Smokey Mountain Schwartz Schwarzbier
Inspired by the traditional schwartz bier, a black lager, we introduce our winter seasonal smoked black lager. We smoked 100 pounds of base malt with hickory wood to add some wintery smoky character to this smooth, session-able Smoky Mountain Schwartz.
Son of Daniel India Pale Ale
Deriving from our beloved Daniel's Double IPA, this IPA smells like a hopyard at harvest time with notes of passion fruit and citrus. An initial malt sweetness gives way quickly to a residous, lingering bitterness that reminds you of the strong lineage of this ale
Sugaree Petite Saison Saison
This petite saison was aged on local Asian pears from Sugaree Farms and fermented with Brettanomyces and brewed with NC Riverbend Malt
Summer Thunder Black India Pale Ale
With a dark tan head, this Black IPA presents with ruby highlights and fruit-forward aromas. A hint of dark malts hide in the shadows of fruity flavors and hop bitterness in this smooth, seasonal IPA.
Table Rock Belgian Dark Strong
Continuing with dark beers overtaking our taps, the dark belgian strong ale showcases dark fruits like figs and plums. The complex caramel and malt flavors complements the dark fruit character of the yeast.
Thai Tea Chai Cider
Apple based cider infused with Mint, Black Tea, Chai, Tarragon, and Cardamon to create a unique experience for your palate!
The Bear Brown Ale
This nut brown ale is a complex, malty ale with a mahogany hue that is soft on the lips. A balance of hops and chocolate malts leaves a smooth finish after a nose full of sweet chocolate and coffee.
The Crutch Pale Ale
This Pale Ale lures you in with a bright citrus aroma and flavor that fully supports the notable hop bitterness. Mild enough for you to have a pair but strong enough to satisfy your demand for a high-quality brew, you can lean on this beautifully clear pale ale for crisp springtime refreshment.
The Kingsly Trade Czech Pilsner
The original pilsner comes pilsen, Czech Republic. Ours remains true to style: light bodied, perfectly clear, aggressively hopped with Czech Saaz, and lagered on French oak.
The Ron Brown Ale
The Ron is an Imperial Brown Ale aged in Scotch Barrels. Take a bottle to go as well!
The Roots Cider Cider
Apple based cider infused with Ginger and Turmeric for a refreshing twist!
The Silver Brown Ale
The Silver, is an Imperial Brown Ale aged in Kentucky Bourbon Barrels with chocolate. Take a bottle to go as well!
Turtle Island Milk Stout
This Milk Stout is a David Gardner's winning recipe from our first annual Home Brew Competition for the American Craft Beer Week. It's full-bodied maltiness helps you whisk away winter's chill while the dark roastiness warns you and carries the not-so-sweet finish.
Unaka India Pale Ale
An Anglo-American style IPA, this rotating ale has a carefully blended floral and citrus aroma. A mouthful of hop flavor is complimented by a malty backbone, leaving you with a subdued lingering bitterness.
Von Watzdorf Oktoberfest
The Oktoberfest beer has caramel, toasty, and malty flavors, with very little sweetness in the finish and a dark gold to copper color. Technically, Oktoberfest beer can only be produced inside the city limits of Munich, limiting its production to six breweries. The brewers for AMB, cousins Nathan and Chris, can trace their ancestors far back into Germany's history.
Willy Wallace Scotch Ale
This scotch ale has hints of roasted peat and lots of flavor to go along with it.
Wiseman's View Belgian Dark Strong
This dark Belgian strong was bourbon-barrel aged for 18 months on raisins, dates, and figs.
Yosef's Ale Pale Ale
This is an unfiltered blonde ale that is light and crisp. It is complimented by a hint of maltiness and carefully balanced with American hops.
Zero Golf Ballz India Pale Ale
This wheat IPA is super bright and refreshing. It's a dry west coast style IPA with strong citrus and tropical fruit aromas, low bittering hops, with a slight tartness from the wheat. Super refreshing!
Zest Yo'self Grapefruit IPA India Pale Ale
Hello sunshine and cheers to the brighter beers of summer. This grapefruit infused IPA impacts every aspect of your palate by using all elements of this ruby fruit. Zest, pulp, and juice make this beer bright, sweet, and juicy, complementing the hop character. A crisp finish marks the end of each sip and welcomes in the clear skies of the summer season.