It’s a Pepper Festival

My favorite time of the year; End of Summer beginning of Fall and time again for the Abundance NC’s Annual Pepper Festival. One of my favorites!! Abundance North Carolina presents The Ninth Annual Amazing Pepper Festival, Sunday, October 2, 2016! PepperFest is a celebration of sustainable agriculture, farmers, and the creativity of the Piedmont’s chefs, brewers and artisans. And what a celebration it is. The Pepper … Continue reading It’s a Pepper Festival

BREWERS BALL: CELEBRATING TRIANGLE’S FINEST FOR CYSTIC FIBROSIS

On Friday, Nov 20th, the Carolina Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will host their 1st annual Brewer’s Ball at the AIA (American Institute of Architects) building in downtown Raleigh. The Brewer’s Ball celebrates the Triangles Finest Young Professional of the Year and all the local, young professionals who have chosen to be advocates for CFF this year. (An amazing group of folks who may … Continue reading BREWERS BALL: CELEBRATING TRIANGLE’S FINEST FOR CYSTIC FIBROSIS

Oyster Roast at Durham Co-Op with Locals Seafood

Mark your calendars folks, the Durham Co-op Market and Locals Seafood  Oyster Roast is Friday, Nov. 13th. Think super fresh oyster from our very own NC coast, beer and music. What more do you need? They will be serving steamed and raw oysters by the half-dozen, served with lemons or hot sauce! Durham Co-op Market says “Come celebrate our love of local seafood!! We’ll be serving Locals … Continue reading Oyster Roast at Durham Co-Op with Locals Seafood

Come see Whole Foods Market’s cheesemongers cut open an 85 pound wheel of cheese on 3/7!

Ever noticed those huge wheels of Parmigiano Reggiano in the Whole Foods Market cheese department? Come see one of these 85-pound wheels get “cracked” in the cheese section on Saturday, March 7, at 3 p.m (Durham event is at 2pm) when the Whole Foods Market cheesemongers will simultaneously crack into more than 85-pound wheels of authentic Parmigiano Reggiano company wide. These cheesemongers are true experts, and they … Continue reading Come see Whole Foods Market’s cheesemongers cut open an 85 pound wheel of cheese on 3/7!

Empty Bowls 2015 to benefit Urban Ministries of Durham

United Therapeutics presents Empty Bowls 2015 to benefit Urban Ministries of Durham Thursday, March 5, 2015 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM (EST) Durham Convention Center 301 West Morgan Street Durham, NC 27701 Get your tickets now…online at: Empty Bowls 2015. Time is running out!! Join us to fill empty bowls with hope! Empty Bowls is the signature event for Urban Ministries of Durham, the private, non-sectarian downtown … Continue reading Empty Bowls 2015 to benefit Urban Ministries of Durham

“Bubbles: Sip into the Season” at the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club

‘Tis the season for entertaining and the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club’s Fairview Dining Room is offering an evening full of festive fizz.   Join this elegant holiday soiree — appropriately named “Bubbles: Sip into the Season” — to sample a flight of four sparkling wines perfect for entertaining and gift-giving during this festive time of year. In addition to tasting bubbly from around … Continue reading “Bubbles: Sip into the Season” at the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club

“Cheese Nights” at Whole Foods Market Durham

Free Cheese Nights Event Lately I’ve realized I have an obsession for cheese. I can’t stop trying new varieties and nibbling on them for lunch or a late afternoon/evening snack. I’ve found I like the slightly nutty, sweet cheeses along with those that carry a slightly pungent bite. It always excites me when Whole Foods Market hosts their  “Cheese Nights”. It’s the perfect opportunity to sample … Continue reading “Cheese Nights” at Whole Foods Market Durham