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Santi and Little Sister tacos from West Asheville's taqueria, TacoBilly.
Brewery, Food & Drink, Restaurant, Travel

Thanksgiving weekend in Asheville

It’s the night before Thanksgiving and I’m with my husband and mother-in-law at Buxton Hall Barbecue in Asheville, North Carolina.  The gussied up South Slope […]

H Street Kitchen, H-Street Kitchen's Facebook page
Brewery, Food & Drink, Restaurant

Raleigh’s H-Street Kitchen breathes new life into Hillsborough Street

H-Street’s back, alright!  On a Friday night, a palpable energy is pulsating through the open dining space of Raleigh’s newly-minted H-Street Kitchen. Only two weeks […]

The sausage, egg and pimento cheese biscuit from Callie's Hot Little Biscuit in Charleston, South Carolina.
Brewery, Food & Drink, Restaurant, Travel

Charleston: the lowdown on the lowcountry

Everyone knows that Charleston is a must-visit culinary destination. I experienced Charleston traversing up and down King Street, one of its major culinary thoroughfares, on […]

Ham and Gruyere cheese croissant from Boulted Bread.
Brewery, Food & Drink, Movie, Restaurant, Travel

Best eats of 2015 end-of-year list

“Best of 2015” lists are dropping left and right. Here’s my own “best of 2015” restaurant list of this past year, mostly from the Triangle […]

CAM Brewery
Brewery, Food & Drink

Drink in the Bull City at Raleigh’s CAM

Beer served from a shipping container? Yep. And, it’s what you will find sitting in front of downtown Raleigh’s Contemporary Art Museum. The Bull Durham […]

Pizza and Beer
Brewery, Food & Drink, Restaurant

Pizza and beer are champions at Trophy Brewing Co.

Pizza and beer. Is there any combination that could be better? At Trophy Brewing Company in Raleigh, pizza and beer gets elevated even more with […]

Sierra Nevada Taproom Pizza
Brewery, Food & Drink

Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. and Taproom: the Biltmore Estate of beer

The Sierra Nevada Brewing Company East Coast campus in Mills River is the Biltmore House of craft breweries. Driving up pathway to the sprawling campus, […]

2 Pints of Beer
Brewery, Food & Drink, Travel

Cozy atmosphere for a pint at Wedge Brewing Co.

Wedged between the railroad and the confines of the River Arts district in Asheville, Wedge Brewing Company seemed like the perfect epitome of the mountain […]