New microbrewery opens in Roanoke

Soaring RidgeWhat’s billed as downtown Roanoke’s first brewery in 20 years has its official grand opening today. They’ll cut the ribbon at Soaring Ridge Craft Brewers at 4:30 … in the old Flowers Bakery building on Shenandoah Avenue…. Nathan Hungate is one of the Soaring Ridge partners…he says the building needed a lot of work…Brewmaster Sean Osborne comes over from the now-defunct Big Daddy’s brewery, which produced popular microbrews like the Virginia Creeper. There are special events planned through Saturday for the Grand Opening.  WFIR’s Gene Marrano spoke with Hungate – a former Roanoke College basketball standout:

05-15 Hungate for web-WEB

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