Brandon Murry

Owner, Rise Above Deli & Bakehouse

Maker: Chef

Rise Above Deli, located within Hillman Beer, offers sandwiches, salads, and small bites. Everything made from scratch, including house cured corned beef and pastrami, pickles, ferments, and condiments, all served on handcrafted bread. Rise Above Bakehouse, located in Fairview, produces all of the breads for the deli, including fresh pretzels, sourdoughs, and pita daily, as well as housing a full pastry program which offers housemade croissants, tarts, cakes, cookies, local coffee and more!

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