Restaurants

Tony Kiss covers brewing news these days for the Mountain Xpress, and has been writing and reporting stories about the Carolina Beer Scene since 1994. In this Friday Feature interview that first aired on June 6, 2020,  Tony talked about reopening establishments and making sure safety measures are in place for taprooms and wineries in Western North Carolina and how bars are still in waiting due to state restrictions.

The grassroots community movement #AshevilleStrong is publishing a digital cookbook to help raise funds for restaurant workers during the COVID-19 Pandemic.  The book includes more than 35 recipes from the city's independent restaurants featuring familiar Asheville eateries like Rocky's Hot Chicken Shack, Vinny's Italian, 12 Bones, and The Corner Kitchen.  This Friday Feature interview originally aired May 8, 2020 and features Asheville Strong Founder Catherine Campbell.