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North Carolina Wine Gifts

North Carolina’s only on-line wine store for award winning, boutique wines is located here in Asheville, NC. Buying local holds true for wine just like it does for food … and they go together. Whether you like the red or white European varietals or the sweet, refreshing native Muscadine wines, you will find it here. In Asheville, customers save on shipping, call for pick-up or delivery.

1131 Sweeten Creek Road, Asheville - Map It

828-490-1840

Ingles Markets

You get a lot more. You pay a lot less. Ingles, Western North Carolina’s leading super market. Ingles strives to provide one-stop shopping convenience to its valued customers. Ingles supermarkets offer customers a wide variety of nationally advertised food products, including grocery, meat and dairy products, produce, frozen foods and other perishables, non-food products, including health and beauty care products and general merchandise, as well as quality private label items. See our web site for locations and weekly specials.

The Asheville Wine Market

The area’s largest wine retailer, specializes in finding tasty estate bottled wines from around the world at the best prices. In addition to weekly specials and free Saturday tastings, the selection of unique, rare and hard to find wines is truly impressive.To complement the wines, there is a thoughtfully selected inventory of cheese and gourmet foods and a well-stocked craft beer section. This downtown destination is a must stop for wine lovers and foodies.

828.253.0060 or 800.825.7175

Tailgate & Open Air Markets

When you buy locally grown, fresh produce, you are not only getting tastier fruits and vegetables, but you are also supporting our local farmers. Going to a tailgate market is also a wonderful shopping experience, and you often leave with more fresh, healthy produce to eat than you would when shopping at a grocery store, a good move for your health and budget since the prices are usually always lower at tailgate markets. So, take the time to shop at one of WNC’s local tailgate markets, you will enjoy the experience and leave with the freshest, tastiest produce available.

Greenlife Grocery

Greenlife is a full service natural foods store dedicated to bringing you and your family the freshest and healthiest foods and products available. For a great gift for that special person in your life, consider a gift certificate from Greenlife Grocery. An upscale one-stop supermarket that stocks only organic and naturally grown food products along with a broad selection of wines and beers. This upscale supermarket features an expansive deli serving foods prepared by a half dozen highly skilled chefs. No artificial flavors, colors, preservatives.

70 Merrimon Avenue - Map It

(828) 254-5440, (828) 259-9303

Bruisin’ Ales

Bruisin’ Ales is Asheville’s first and only retail store just for beer lovers. We specialize in Belgians, Belgian-style, high-gravity, craft brews, microbrews and the very best available beers from around the world. With nearly 400 different beers in-store, you’ll find a delectable line-up sure to please any palette.

(828) 252-8999