Meet Our Makers

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Asheville Pretzel Company

Steve Michael, Pretzel Maker

Hard Pretzels (Craggy Gardens, Beer City)

Bake Hampton

Susan Sanne, Baker

Macadamia Nut Bars (Craggy Gardens)

Bee Naturally

Sharry Mikell, Beekeeper

Lip Balm (The Laurel – Bath and Body Box)

Black Mountain Chocolate

Megan Peters, Pastry Chef and Head Chocolatier

70% Dark Chocolate with Sea Salt (Altamont, Pisgah View, Super Sweet on Carolina, Sweet on Carolina)
Drinking Chocolate (Super Sweet on Carolina)

Blue Hill Essentials

Kathy and Bonnie Sheldon, Aromatherapists

Happy Aromatherapy Roll-On (The Laurel – Bath and Body Box)

Bonny Bath Organic Bodycare


Calm: Mineral Bath Foot Soak (The Laurel – Bath and Body Box)

Celtic Sea Salt

Selina Delangre, President and CEO

Sea Salt Mini-Grinder (Land of the Sky)

Chocolate Gems

Melissa & Zach

Chocolate-covered Salted Caramel Gems (Pisgah View, Super Sweet on Carolina, Sweet on Carolina)

Cara Mae Skin Care

Cara Nicole Steinbuchel, Lotionmaker

Potters’ Skin Butter (The Laurel – Bath and Body Box)

Corner Kitchen

Joe Scully, Owner/Chef

Root Chips (Craggy Gardens)

Crooked Condiments

Chelsea Madison

Autumn Night Apple Butter (Blue Ridge Breakfast, Land of the Sky)

Dolci di Maria

Mary Tantillo, Owner & Baker

Gluten-Free Biscotti (Sweet on Carolina, Super Sweet on Carolina)

Early Girl Eatery

Julie & John Stehling

Stone Ground Grits (Land of the Sky)

French Broad Chocolates

Dan & Jael Rhatigan

Dark Cacao Bar (Super Sweet on Carolina, Sweet on Carolina)
Riverbend Malt Chocolate Bar (Land of the Sky)

Green River Picklers

Brandi and Beau Martin

Appalachian Okra (Pisgah View Parkway Picnic)

Hickory Nut Gap Farm

Amy and Jamie Ager & sons

Mild Beef Stick (Land of the Sky)

Highland Gourmet

Scott Waldrop

Balsamic Vinegar (Balsam)

Imladris Farm

Walter Harrell

Berry Best Jam, Raspberry Jam (Blue Ridge Breakfast, Altamont, Super Sweet on Carolina)

Irwin Design

Dana Margaret Irwin

Wildflower Note Cards

Kay Holmes Stafford

Note Cards

Looking Glass Creamery

Jennifer & Andy Perkins

Carmelita Caramel Sauce (Super Sweet on Carolina)

Lusty Monk Mustard

Kelly Davis, Owner & Head Monk

Mustard (Altamont, Beer City Box, Land of the Sky, Pisgah View Parkway Picnic)

Mountain City Coffee Roasters

Randall Sluder

Coffee Beans (Blue Ridge Breakfast)

Red Rabbit Woodworks

Lisa Perez

Serving Boards

Nature's Kandy

Linda Guarin

Nature’s Kandy Energy Balls (Altamont)

Smoking J’s Fiery Foods

Joel Mowrey

Carolina Cayenne Hot Sauce (Blue Ridge Breakfast), Pico de Gallo Salsa (Altamont)

12 Bones

Bryan and Angela

Barbeque Sauce (Land of the Sky)

Roots & Branches

Clark & Ana

Rosemary and Olive Oil Crackers (Altamont)
Black Pepper and Olive Oil Crackers (Pisgah View Parkway Picnic)

Theros Olive Oil

Spero Theros, Olive Oil Maker

Theros Extra Virgin Olive Oil (Balsam)


Tonya Bennert and the UliMana Crew

Truffles (Altamont, Super Sweet on Carolina, Sweet on Carolina)


Mari Fox

Goat Milk & Soap Nut Body Bar (The Laurel – Bath and Body Box)