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14 Ratings
Ratings: 14
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 6.34%
[ Store, Homebrew Store ]

797 Haywood Rd
Ste 100
Asheville, North Carolina, 28806-3105
United States
phone: (828) 252-5275

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(Place added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-29-2008)
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Photo of Goatdavemac

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

Decent enough. The selection is small for beer, but it is a great catch all spot for beer, wine and home brewing. Home brewing is what I feel they are best suited at. The staff can sometimes be a little pretentious, but hey, it is in Asheville, and hipsters are still around these parts. Good enough for a quick stop for beers.

08-20-2014 00:32:41 | More by Goatdavemac
Photo of Mantooth

North Carolina

4/5  rDev -6.1%

07-18-2014 20:34:02 | More by Mantooth
Photo of henryclay_

South Carolina

4/5  rDev -6.1%

05-10-2014 18:43:03 | More by henryclay_
Photo of flipdog0

North Carolina

4.75/5  rDev +11.5%

12-18-2013 16:16:27 | More by flipdog0
Photo of Choooobee


4/5  rDev -6.1%

10-26-2013 22:03:06 | More by Choooobee
Photo of zbodnar1

West Virginia

4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

10-22-2013 18:42:50 | More by zbodnar1
Photo of NastyNate11

North Carolina

4.64/5  rDev +8.9%

A small store but high on service. They have a good selection for the space they have and consistently get the special releases. They LOVE beer and it shows in their service. Prices are good based on their size and location. Top 3 bottle shop in Asheville.

05-10-2013 16:09:42 | More by NastyNate11
Photo of burnsey

North Carolina

4.4/5  rDev +3.3%

I recently stopped in this store, and was pleasantly surprised at the beer (and wine) selection available , not to mention they also had a few beers available for samples. While I was in the store, a steady stream of what appeared to be regular customers came in to try some of the new beer being offered (Boulevard Brewing)
I do believe the real intent of this store is to provide supplies for the home brewer, and the owner is a fountain of knowledge when it comes to beer, and by that, I mean brewing, tasting, and the who's who of current beer. Don't be afraid to ask questions.
However, they also stock a very good selection of beer, to include growlers from the local scene.
As far as West Asheville is concerned, you will not find a more complete selection of available beer.
Don't let the wine at the front of the store fool you to as what is available towards the back of the store.

02-01-2013 08:02:17 | More by burnsey
Photo of Brewsed

North Carolina

4.1/5  rDev -3.8%

Hops and Vines has a great selection craft beer and wine. The owner strives to keep product fresh. I typically buy my IPAs from here because he keeps his stock fresh (still lots of hop aroma left). I actually went there looking far a particular IPA one time and he said he wasn't selling it because the shipment he received wasn't fresh enough. Same is true for the homebrew supplies he sells. Beer/wine selection isn't huge, but what he has is usually top rated (Beeradvocate Ratings posted on shelf). Be careful...I always spend way more than i plan to when i shop here.

10-05-2012 16:39:42 | More by Brewsed
Photo of akorsak


3.86/5  rDev -9.4%

West Asheville following a pint at Altamont and Hops & Vines is right down the street. Sure, I'll stop by.

Atmosphere: A small store with more of a focus on the vines. In entrance, they even have chairs for little ones to sit in (no bottle touching, dammit). Beer occupies the right wall, all the way to the back bar. First warm singles and sixers with a few coolers, including local growlers. Wine owns the left side of the store.

Quality/Service: I was greeted on entrance and had a lengthy discussion with the staff. Unfortunately, the drink I was asking about they didn't carry. Doesn't it always work like that? We discussed some of the local beers as well as the neighbor up the road (Altamont).

Selection: Maybe I'm getting jaded by Asheville. The selection was good by most standards but below some of the other locations in town. Not surprising as it is a wine stop. The nice touch were the pre-filled growlers of Nantahala, Pisgah, and Asheville. I grabbed a Noon Day IPA from Nantahala and almost took a six pack of All Day IPA from Founders but ended up passing. The bar has a few beers (2-3) on tap as well.

Food: Sorry, nothing to see here.

05-29-2012 13:28:18 | More by akorsak
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Hops & Vines in Asheville, NC
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