Ambrozia – Food for the Gods

From Nancy and her dining-out crew ~ Ambrozia last night - amazingly good. Here's a quick run down ~ Peanuts fried in duck fat - good...
English Farmstead Cheese

Say Cheese! English Farmstead Cheese

A long stretch of straight(ish) country road leads the unsuspecting to a curvy, fifteen hundred foot climb to what North Carolina folks call the...

Pho Ya Belly

A break in the rain here in Asheville yesterday meant it was time to get out and find a food truck! There were three trucks...

Laughing Seed Cafe Al Fresco

This is going to be a quick post - more of a photo-blog, if you will - about Laughing Seed Cafe. They're located on...

Breakfast at Honey Hill

A childhood friend and her teenage daughter came to visit recently. We spent four days touring Asheville and WNC so they could get a feel...
The Cookery

Inside Durham’s Cookery

The Cookery approaches being Durham's "Local Culinary Incubator" in many ways: supporting start-ups, as an event venue, as an event organizer, and as a...

Chestnut – My New Asheville Favorite

Our two youngest children are in the final stretch of their college years. They touched down for a few days at home, one and...

Stone Bowl – Asheville’s Authentic Korean

Myself and two "never-beens" had dinner at Stone Bowl last week. In a small strip mall at 1987 Hendersonville Rd, (South) Asheville, NC, it's...
Pina Colada Parfait

Pina Colada Parfait

And just like that it was summer. We just had the coolest, rainiest, gloomiest, longest spring I ever remember. Then the sun came out...

Looking Glass Creamery’s Cheese Shop Now Open!

After four years of producing award-winning cheeses just outside of Asheville, NC, Looking Glass Creamery now opens its doors to visitors at an on-site...

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