Appalachian Mountain Brewery Status Update on PCAOB Audit and Registration Statement

BOONE, N.C., March 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Appalachian Mountain Brewery, Inc. (OTC:HOPS), announces completion of its PCAOB Audit. The financial statements were certified and done by Bongiovanni and Associates, P.A. They estimate that they will file their registration statement no later than April 30, 2015. They also expect to move up to a SEC Fully Reporting company with OTC Markets by end of Q2 2015. "This is critical moment in our history as a public company whereby the public markets will have transparency through fully audited financial statements," said Sean Spiegelman, Chief Executive Officer, AMB.

About Appalachian Mountain Brewery, Inc.

We, together with our wholly owned subsidiaries, own and operate Appalachian Mountain Brewery, Inc. Appalachian Mountain Brewery not only makes seriously delicious craft beer, but focuses its business model on community, sustainability and philanthropy. In 2014 AMB participated in Brewbound Session 2014 Boston "Start Up Brewery Challenge" hosted by Craft Brew Alliance and ultimately won the "Startup Brewery Challenge". In 2014 AMB won a silver medal for its Smokey Mountain Schwartz and a Bronze medal for its Crooked Common in the 2014 U.S. Open Beer Championships. Additionally, AMB won two Gold Medals and won the overall categories in the 2013 United States Open Beer Championship for its Honey Badger Blonde Ale and California Common.

FarmToFlame, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary whose primary function is service at AMB. It is a food truck that features a unique wood fired oven in the truck. This allows AMB to enhance its experience for customers with a casual dining experience that balances innovation and sustainability. FarmToFlame, LLC has been officially certified by ASAP (Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project) as a AG Partner. This is a prestigious accomplishment for FarmToFlame, LLC to become officially certified as a Western North Carolina grown and produced product.

Appalachian Mountain Cidery is a DBA under Appalachian Mountain Brewery, LLC. It expects to begin selling its hard cider line in Q2 of 2015. They currently leased approximately 3,300 square feet of operation space in Boone, NC to begin operations of hard cider using 3rd Generation locally grown North Carolina apples. The production facility will operate (4) 10-barrel fermenters, (4) 10-barrel single wall brite tanks and (1) 20-barrel jacketed brite tank. They have been officially certified by ASAP (AppalachianSustainableAgricultureProject) as a AG Partner. This is a prestigious accomplishment for the company to become officially certified as a Western North Carolina grown and produced product.

All of our operations are conducted through our wholly-owned subsidiaries, each of which is incorporated or qualified to do business in the states in which it does so.

Investment Opportunities for Accredited Investors

Appalachian Mountain Brewery, Inc. is currently offering preferred B shares privately to accredited investors through a 506C offering registered by Form-D with US SEC.

For further information:

CONTACT: Sean Spiegelman, CEO (828) 263-1111

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