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Appalachian Vintner | Asheville Wine and Beer Retail


WE ARE HIRING! THE BAR IS OPEN! Serving Asheville and Western North Carolina world-class craft beer, fine wine, mead, cider, sakebar goods, and local artisanal beverages since 2008


Life’s Perfect Pairing

Whether you’re rounding out your collection, celebrating a spirited occasion, or just sitting back and watching the sunset, Appalachian Vintner is poised to help you find the wine & beer that fit your palate.

Our family-owned store boasts a gorgeous and expansive retail showroom, unsurpassed selection, outdoor seating, and a huge bar.

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We’re here for you

Are you planning a wedding or looking for menu pairings? Our friendly, knowledgeable staff is always happy to help. We wade through the sea of commercial, over-processed, and promoted brands to find the absolute best and bring them to you through a well-curated environment.

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“App Vintner is my JAMS! Their selection of mix and match beers covers everything local in addition to a wide variety of national microbrews. They have a large, interesting wine selection with everything organized, clearly labeled, and accessible. I love checking in frequently to see what’s new on the shelves! The staff is always courteous and willing to offer advice and information without the pushiness or pretense that I’ve experienced with other wine sellers.”

"Best beer, wine, and cocktail accoutrements store in AVL, bar none. Their selection of vermouth and bitters is incredible and their staff is super knowledgeable. Highly recommended!"

"This is THE BEST stocked beer and wine store I have ever visited, bar none. We were looking for some German radlers and they not only had the brand we loved, they had the maker's full line. We had no idea this brewer had 6 other beers.
And when we asked about beers brewed with tart cherries, the assistant gladly spent time showing us beers and lambics from the US, Belgium and Germany.
Very friendly. Very helpful.

"A dream destination for enthusiasts of wine and craft beer – I was very impressed by the copious selection of world class beverages. The staff was helpful and friendly and the vibe of the place was very cool!"

"Hands down my favorite beer/wine shop in town. Staff is always super helpful in finding what you’re looking for, and also they are full of knowledge. Love the fact you can sit at the bar with friends, or wander around the store with a beverage. Always a fun atmosphere in a beautiful space!"

"This is my go to locally owned wine shop in Asheville. Great selection at a range of price points, fantastic wine by the glass selection including sparkling, and friendly helpful staff. You should go!"