Vineyards, Breweries & Distilleries Near Highlands, NC


Scaly Mountain, NC

The Vineyard at 37 High Holly

By appointment only, visit the vineyard for private tastings or special wine dinners.

  • Hours: Call
  • Phone: (828) 482-5573
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Rabun Gap, NC

12 Spies Vineyards

Try any of the winery’s 14 labels in their seasonal tasting room.

  • Hours: Open Wed-Sun, closed Mondays and Tuesdays
  • Phone: (706) 490-0890
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Tiger, NC

Tiger Mountain Vineyards

A variety of venues offer everything from casual tastings to higher-end experiences featuring paired tastings, vineyard tours, and more.

  • Hours: Open Thurs-Sun, closed Mon-Wed
  • Phone: (706) 782-4777
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Stonewall Creek Vineyards

Tasting flights available in the vineyard’s picturesque covered outdoor patio or with limited seating in their indoor tasting room. Special wine dinners hosted regularly at the winery.

  • Hours: Open at 12:30pm Thurs-Mon, closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
  • Phone: (706) 212–584
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Highlands, NC

Satulah Mountain Brewing Company

The first post-prohibition legal brewery in Highlands, Satulah’s cozy taproom is perfect for tasting their rotating selection of brews.

  • Hours: 12pm-9m Thurs-Sun, closed Mon-Wed
  • Phone: (828) 482-9794
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Clayton, NC

Currahee Brewing Company

The Clayton location is their newest taproom inside an old auto shop and has a great outdoor seating area. 

  • Hours: Open at 12pm every day
  • Phone: (706) 782-2306
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Franklin, NC

Currahee Brewing Company

The Franklin location is the brewery’s main production facility and features a BBQ restaurant to enjoy with your beer flights.

  • Hours: Open at 12pm every day
  • Phone: (828) 634-0078
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Lazy Hiker Brewing Co. - Franklin

Popular local taproom located in Franklin’s former town hall and firehouse.

  • Hours: 11:30am-10pm every day
  • Phone: (828) 349-2337

Cashiers, NC

Whiteside Brewing Co. - Cashiers

A fun brewpub with great pub grub and an extensive selection of local and house-brewed beers.

  • Hours: Open at 11am Mon-Sat, 12pm-8pm Sun
  • Phone: (828) 743-6000
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Clayton, NC

Moonrise Distillery

Enjoy a guided tour of the distillery while sampling from their award-winning line of spirits. 

  • Hours: Open every day at 12pm
  • Phone: (844) 994-4759
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