New On Tap: We Will Survive American DIPA

We've brewed our first beer since the outbreak of COVID-19, and we're excited for you to try it! The "We Will Survive American DIPA" is a bright and bold American style double IPA brewed at our Asheville taproom but available at both locations. Using a variety of hops including Citra,…
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UpCountry Brewing & Grata Pizzeria Launch "Helping Hand" Philanthropy

John C. here. It's really difficult to write this post but it needs to be addressed. Last week the Upcountry Family and many in West Asheville were shocked by the devastating news that a close friend of ours had taken her life. This one really hurt. Unfortunately depression and suicide…
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Sippin' on Ginger Juice - Our New Brew with Devil's Foot Beverage Company!

We are so excited to release our newest brew in partnership with our friends at Devil's Foot Beverage Company - Sippin' On Ginger Juice! This hard ginger seltzer is now on tap at both of our taprooms in Asheville and Brevard. We're also please to announce that this brew will…
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Official Launch Party with sCAMPer Van!

One of Upcountry's most popular beers is the sCAMPer IPA. We refer to this one as an "old school" IPA. The sCAMPer is approachable and easy drinking with a great floral aroma and hints of pine and citrus. It's a great tasting beer and it has great art on the…
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Now On Tap: Common Feel The Noise!

Hey Asheville! We've officially tapped the keg on our first California Common style beer. Common Feel The Noise! 5.7% ABV, 29 IBU Our California Common is fermented on lager yeast to provide a rich, bready malt character paired with a dry finish. Late hopped with Cascade, this brew showcases flavors…
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Now On Tap! Tripel Lindy and Even Flow Pale Ale

Cheers, Asheville! We've released two new beers this week: a Belgian Tripel and a new Pale Ale. The taproom now officially has twenty of our own beers on tap. The new brews with descriptions are listed below: Tripel Lindy--9.5% ABV, 20 IBUThis Belgian Tripel is a malt forward and creamy…
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Three New Beers On Tap!

Cheers, Asheville! We've released three new beers within the last two weeks alone. This calls for celebration, because we now have eighteen of our own beers on tap. Our brewers have been channeling their creativity with different beer recipes and styles for all to enjoy. The three new beers with…
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Misty Mountain Hop

This easy drinking IPA was brewed with Simcoe, Amarillo and Comet hops. To accentuate the citrus profile we dry hopped the beer with a mixture of El Dorado and Comet. Zesty aromas of grapefruit and lemon aromas meld well with the bitter finish of pine and resin on the palate.
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NEW BEER: Bob's Berliner Weisse

Way back in 1999 after my first couple of stints as a brewer, I started working with Thunderhead Distributing, a craft beer distributor in Atlanta, GA. The goal was to learn more about the beer industry. Without a doubt they provided me with a great education on the many styles…
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Beer is Music and Music is Beer

  Having been in the beer business for over 20 years, I am constantly asked, "What is your favorite beer?" My answer is always different yet always the same. (Ponder that koan, grasshopper.)       The answer is always, "It depends. It depends on who I was with and…
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