Bruisin' Ales, Asheville's renowned beer-only store, boasts nearly 800 brews from around the world (and around the corner). The small, colorful boutique in the heart of downtown is a treasure trove for beer lovers—specializing in Belgians, Belgian-style, American craft brews, and the very best from around the world. The unique bottle shop set-up allows customers to "Mix-a-Six." Choose from the shelves or two coolers chocked full with a constantly rotating stock. A large selection of glassware, books, t-shirts, hats and other breweriana await. Bruisin' Ales has quickly become known in the beer world and was recently rated the #3 Best Beer Retailer Worldwide by RateBeer Best 2010 and one of the Top Ten Bottleshops in the US by Imbibe Magazine.