Western North Carolina's Full Service Wine Shop

Awm "Daily Decant"

We stock dozens and dozens of best value wines starting sometimes as low as $7 or $8 bucks a bottle.  Look for the "Daily Decant" logo.

The Area's Largest Selection

We stock both the collective and the quaffable.  We'll help you find the right wines for the right meal or occasion.

Exclusive Hand-Picked Wines

We travel the globe to select wines for our customers.  Ask about our exclusive hand-picked selections for best quality and price.

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Recent Blog Posts

Domaine Gouron Chinon – Superb Cabernet Franc

September 15, 2017

The king of red grapes in the Loire Valley is unquestionably Cabernet Franc. It’s produced in many of the villages throughout the Loire, however, the best known is probably Chinon.  The vineyards in Chinon are in a sub-region of the Touraine and are somewhat of an oddity for the Loire in that almost all of the…

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Free Friday and Saturday Tastings – Tour of the Loire Valley

September 15, 2017

Only a two-hour drive from Paris, France’s châteaux-studded Loire Valley is a spectacular place to visit, and most importantly, to taste!  The incredible variety of wines produced stretches from the Atlantic coastal areas all the way west to the villages of Sancerre and Pouilly-Fumé in the center of the country.  The Loire’s cool climate produces wines with beautiful…

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Free Saturday Tasting – Today 2 – 5pm

September 8, 2017

Warm breezy days and cool nights…We always look forward to this time of year.  We’re inspired to get back into the kitchen and it’s the perfect window of weather to equally enjoy White, Rosé, and Red wines with our culinary creations!  The warm days scream for a refreshing glass of White or Rosé with lunch and in the…

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OGV Garnacha – Best Garnacha of the Year

September 8, 2017

This is an absolute show stopper of a Garnacha and may be the best bang for the buck/quality in Spain I’ve ever encountered!. As far as I”m concerned, there is no better Garnacha out there for the money. Co-Op wines are often ignored by the wine press and looked down upon by collectors in favor…

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Free Friday and Saturday Tasting – Friday September 1st – 4 -7pm – Saturday September 2nd 2-pm

September 1, 2017

Three more new arrivals for this week’s weekend tasting schedule.  Once again the focus is on warm days and cool nights.     Remember, just mention that you’re an Email subscriber at the register and we’ll plug in the best price.  If you can’t make it in for the tasting, no worries. Just give us…

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Free Friday Tasting 8-25-2017 4 to 7 pm – Selections for your late summer sipping pleasure

August 25, 2017

Three perfect picks to enjoy during hot days and cooler nights of late summer. It’s edging into that time of year in Asheville when we get to enjoy a little preview of great fall weather to come. While the hot daytime temperatures still linger, the cooler nights are starting to move in.  The three wines…

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Free Saturday Tasting – 2 till 5pm August 19th – Great quality Euro Values

August 19, 2017

Stop in today, Saturday, August 19th., 2-5pm for our Free Saturday Tasting.  Today, we’re featuring more best buys from Europe that are perfectly suited for the later days of Summer.  Each of these will complement your pool parties, picnics, or just your front or back porch.  They’re great examples of our often repeated notion that…

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Free on Friday Pop-Up Tasting – August 18th 4-7pm

August 18, 2017

Stop in tonight, Friday August 18th., 4-7pm for another Free on Friday Pop-Up Tasting. Our friend and long time supplier Anne Kaufman will be joining us tonight to guide us through a nice lineup of wines from the Classic Wines of Spain portfolio.  Stop in and say hi to Anne and enjoy the tasting lineup.…

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Castell de Sant Pau Cava Brut Nature

August 12, 2017

Not all Cava is created equal… especially in the bargain price range. Good Cava can be a great stand-in for Champagne when the occasion or the budget doesn’t make sense, however, we are too often disappointed by the lack of quality and finesse the lower end Cavas exhibit.  Here’s a tip: look for the words Méthode Traditionnelle on the…

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Pop-Up Tasting Tonight Friday, August 11th 4-7pm

August 11, 2017

Join us today to welcome our good friend and former AWM staff member Kate Stamps to the the tasting bar for a Friday Night Pop-Up tasting!  Kate (and another former AWM staff member Ryan Brazel) is the owner and driving force behind Asheville’s own “Rise over Run Imports”.  Kate will be importing and distributing top…

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Storage Services

Our rental lockers are the perfect storage solution for your collection. The Awm cellar stays a cool 56-58 degrees all year round.

Delivery Services

We deliver free to Downtown Asheville and can arrange for delivery anywhere in the greater Asheville area. Call anytime for details and schedule.


Wine Dinners

We host full on Wine Dinners right here at the Shop, featuring wine pairings with the best of the region's local Chefs.

Asheville's Wedding Wine Specialists


Let us take the stress out of your wine decisions with our personalized service to make your Wedding Day the absolute best!  We're here to answer all of your questions, offer food and wine pairings, let you know how much you need and generally guide you along the whole way.  We've been helping Brides and Grooms since 1993 choose the best wines for their preferred budget.

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We're here make this easy for you.  Schedule a free consultation with one of our Wedding Wine experts.

About Us

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Address: 65 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, North Carolina   28801

Phone: 1-828-253-0060

Email: [email protected]

Our Services

We're a full service Wine Shop.  If we don't have it, we'll find it and get it for you if it's available to us.  Yes, we are a wine shop, but more importantly, we are wine curators.  We travel to Europe regularly to find wines to bring into Western North Carolina.  We preview and profile all of our shop's selections to ensure that you, our customer receive the best value and the best quality.

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