Why limit happy  to an hour?

Decidedly not fussy, Snowbird’s Fireside Bar blends authentic rustic ambiance with an abundance of beverage selections. The bar features a selection of handcrafted beers ranging from purely local brews to some of the best in the world, and the largest selection of fine spirits to be found in all of Western North Carolina. Indulge in a selection from our Craft Mountain Cocktail Menu. Discover an abundance of wine selections in our wine cellar with over 500 labels, all handpicked, representing most of the very best wineries in the world.

This is a place to disconnect to reconnect. Share your stories of adventure with other guests. Sip a glass of fine wine while enjoying the warmth from the fireplace. Take your beverage and wander out to the front porch to enjoy the reflections of the sun as it sinks below the mountains… a fitting way to end the day.

Snowbird Mountain Coffee

Grab a book and curl up with the perfect fireside beverage.

Butterscotch schnapps, fresh caramel, coffee, a dash of Makers Mark and fresh whipped cream.

Godiva’s Chocolate Indulgence

A velvety smooth chocolate sensation.

For serious chocolate lovers only.

Godiva chocolate liqueur, Absolut vanilla, Creme de Cacao, chocolate and a dash of cream.

Snowbird 1941

Our take on the “Old Fashioned” just the way the Wolfe Brothers would’ve made it way back in the day when

the doors opened.

Eagle Rare Bourbon, St. Germain, Dash of bitters & Lemon Zest.

The Kilmer

Snowbird’s version of the “Manhattan” only without the crowds.

Bulleit Bourbon, Sweet Vermouth, Orange bitters & a Amarena Cherry.

The Dragon

The infamous tail of , this drink celebrates the twisty turns and curves of HWY 129 in style. Be cautious, this one spanks.

Rye whiskey, Brandy, Yellow Chartreuse & a dash of water.

The Flame Azalea

Our native azaleas that bloom every spring in front of the Lodge, this refreshing cocktail is sure to remind us of the good times.

Fresh Mountain Honey drizzled into a glass with Vodka, simple syrup, lime juice & cucumbers.

The Rich Mountaineer

Kinda like what the Beverly Hillbillies would have drunk if they’d lived here.

Domaine de Canton Ginger Liqueur, Grey Goose Vodka,

a little cranberry juice and several cherries….YUM!!

The Lumberjack

They cut down all of the trees except Joyce Kilmer and were hard working and hard living, just like you and me.

Mint, Blanton’s bourbon, Rye whiskey and pure maple syrup.

The Highlander

The Highland Scots were the first white settlers to find these mountains because they reminded them of home…with trees. Rob Roy would’ve been proud…and a little coy…

Maple Syrup, Gold Patron Tequila, Appleton Estate Rum, Rye whiskey and a dash of zesty bitters brings a little zest to these mountains, caution, this one bites.

The Honey Bee

Krupnikas, Hendricks Gin & orange juice makes for a sweet and savory summer blast…perfect for the end of the day!

The Sunrise Point

Our outstanding take on the Cosmopolitan!

Grey Goose Citron, Cointreau, Splash of Sour, Cranberry and lime juices.

The Southern Lady Fern

Life is better with bubbles and whiskey!

Jean-Luc Joillot Cremánt de Bourgogne Brut, High West American Prairie Whiskey,

Virtue Cocktail Bitters – (Rose, Alpine, and Sage)