Local Brewers Win Big in Denver

ASHEVILLE, N.C. — Three local brewers took home the gold at this weekend’s great American Beer Festival in Denver, Colorado.Wicked Weed, Pisgah Brewing in Asheville and Fonta Flora in Morganton all won gold medals for their specialty beers.This is the second year Wicked Weed has taken home gold, something they say is an exciting honor.”[It’s] absolutely huge, not just for North Carolina and Asheville, [it’s] really driving more people in to town,” Ryan Guthy with Wicked Weed said. “It puts us on the map throughout the US, [and] throughout the world.”Wicked Weed won with a honey beer called Mompara Honey Ale, which they say they plan to bottle soon.Local Brewers Win Big in Denver

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