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Chef Teddy Diggs

Il Palio Welcomes Chef Teddy Diggs

Teddy Diggs, Executive Chef of Il Palio at The Siena Hotel, arrived in Chapel Hill by way of notable culinary establishments in Martha’s Vineyard and Washington,...
Tim Ferris, Defiant Distilling

N.C. Distillery has deep NYC connection

N.C. DISTILLERY HAS DEEP NYC CONNECTION From Hurricane Sandy to NYC Fashion Week, Defiant Whisky has come full circle in New York Epicurean Note: I'm so...

Guglhupf’s Stollen makes a Sweet Holiday Treat

It’s an annual tradition at Guglhupf, Durham’s German artisan bakery: Their master bakers are busy making the season’s most anticipated holiday treat – Dresden-style...

Camino Bakery, Coffeehouse, Wine Bar

Camino is one of those fun to tell success stories, as well as a great place to hang while writing that story. Like many other...
City Beverage Food Truck Festival

Burke Street Food Truck Festival

PIC and I happened to be in Winston-Salem for City Beverage's August Food Truck Festival and Tasting. Previously, food trucks had set up along Burke...

Medaloni Cellars – Sip & Stay

Twenty minutes West of downtown Winston-Salem, Medaloni Cellars sits on 22 sweet acres developed by Joey Medaloni and partners. This is a multi-talented crew. They've...
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...
Parker and Otis

Durham’s Parker and Otis, Scratch Baking & Mateo

Parker and Otis A strange and wonderful coffee shop - restaurant - gift shop (details here), located in historic Brightleaf District at 112 S Duke...

Pizzeria Toro – the bull is back!

Pizzeria Toro reopened last Thursday after recovering from a debilitating chimney fire. Their massive, front-and-center cylindrical wood-fired oven is now back in business. Located on a downtown...

Proof. Score. Loaf!

A fire burns behind an unassuming store front on West Parrish Street in downtown Durham. Actually, it's more like two fires - one in a...

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