Wild Wing Cafe to host American Ninja Warrior viewing party to celebrate local contestant

Press release from Wild Wing Cafe: Wild Wing Cafe is hosting a watch party for American Ninja Warrior contestant and Asheville resident Miles Avery. Miles is the owner of Osega Gymnastics and a four-time coach for the U.S. men’s Olympic gymnastics team. At age 56, he is one of the oldest contestants. Wild Wing Cafe is inviting everyone […]

APPETIZING: Lexington Avenue Brewery, a season donor for all 2015 Asheville Affiliates happy-hour fundraising events, will be one of many local food businesses providing appetizers for Some Like It Hot this weekend. Catawba Brewing Co. has donated the beer for each one of the four annual events since the initiative launched 16 years ago.

Small Bites: Some Like It Hot benefits The Hope Chest for Women

Some Like It Hot to benefit The Hope Chest for Women Local businesses are coming together this week to sponsor Some Like It Hot, a foodcentric fundraiser for breast and gynecological cancer support organization The Hope Chest for Women. A smorgasbord of appetizers provided by Asheville restaurants and caterers, desserts from area supermarkets, Catawba Brewing […]

AED: Fast bites

The slow food movement is alive and thriving in Western North Carolina, but sometimes we all find ourselves in need of a quick, affordable bite on the run. An informal poll of Mountain Xpress staffers (a busy and budget-conscious bunch) revealed that, in Asheville, the need for speedy eats doesn’t have to mean a stop […]