ABAS FAQ

1. What does the Membership include?

  • 2 Member Exclusive Barrel-Aged Bottles
    • 1 750ml Barrel-Aged Wild Ale
    • 1 750ml Barrel-Aged Barleywine
    • These blends are when the brewers get creative and challenge themselves and y’all to discover the depths of your palate.  A few of the past year member blends were just so fantastic that we brought them into the regular rotation for all to enjoy.  Plus Love and Big Shove are examples that I hope you’ve had a chance to enjoy.
  • Online Ordering of most barrel-aged creations ahead of the general public
    • Think Carolina Custard, Rhythm Rug, Honeysuckle, Take My Hand etc
  • 2-Week Member Presale
    • The Member-Only Sale will begin ~2-weeks ahead of the general public
    • This is great when it comes to limited runs of blends.  Members get the first opportunity to purchase these creations.  After y’all have ordered, what remains at the end of your 2-week presale will be distributed amongst our taprooms and allotted for potential distribution.
  • 10% off all purchases – online and in person.
    • You will be provided with a personal coupon code that will be applicable for the online shop.

2. How much does the Membership cost?

  • $75 one-time fee

3. What is the duration of the Membership?

  • Your membership begins on January 1st, 2022. If you purchase after 1/1/21, your membership will begin on the day you purchase!

4. How do I preorder monthly bottles?

  • When you purchase your membership, you will be asked to create a login for a separate online shop. This will give you exclusive early access.

5. How do I get my bottles?

  • When you purchase your bottles online you will be prompted to choose how you’d like to get your bottles – Come by and pick them up in person OR choose to ship:
    • .  If you live close to Morganton or Optimist Hall in Charlotte, you can choose to come by the respective tasting room to grab your order.  If you live out of state or can’t swing a pickup, you will have the option for shipping.
  • Shipping is calculated on UPS specified dimensions.
  • Orders will be shipped out the week following the end of the Member presale.  You will be updated with a tracking number