Celebrate Bourbon Heritage Month at 21c and Counting House

By Sarah Mausert and Johanna Kramer Counting House, in the 21c Hotel Durham, is continuing its Fork + Bottle series this Thursday, September 21, at 6 PM, with a Pork + Bottle: Bourbon Heritage Month Celebration dinner featuring Heritage Farms Cheshire Pork.  Last month, the first time I visited Counting House, I was lucky enough to attend the Fork + Bottle dinner with Lombard Champagne; … Continue reading Celebrate Bourbon Heritage Month at 21c and Counting House

I’m Dreaming of a Filet and a French Chardonnay

Below is a recount of the lovely dinner I was invited to at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse  and Wine Bar with fellow blogger Leigh Powell Hines from the Hines-Sight Blog. Thank you McKeeman PR and Marketing for extending the invitation and treating us all to a delicious meal in a beautiful, atmosphere. Johanna I’m Dreaming of a Filet and a French Chardonnay By Leigh Powell Hines … Continue reading I’m Dreaming of a Filet and a French Chardonnay

Triangle Grounds! A look into the coffee culture of the Triangle.

Welcome to this weeks Triangle coffee culture post. I’ve tried to come up with a catchy name for these weekly posts, last week we tested “Mugshot Monday’s,” and this week we’re playing with “Triangle Grounds.”  So now I put it to you; what are your ideas for a catchy name to call the Monday morning coffee culture posts? All ideas welcome and let’s have some fun! Share … Continue reading Triangle Grounds! A look into the coffee culture of the Triangle.

Capital Club 16 hosts 2nd Annual Game Week

Many of you know, many of you don’t, but I am very excited to announce that I am in the process of writing the “Food Lovers’ Guide” to the Triangle area for Globe Pequot Press. As of right now, the release date is May 2012. That being said, I have rather neglected my blog due to lack of time, although I am constantly getting notifications of … Continue reading Capital Club 16 hosts 2nd Annual Game Week

Fall Dining in Style

Carolina Crossroads Restaurant Bumping into Ececutive Chef Jimmy Reale is always a highlight when attending our local food festivals. You can always find him at the Farm to Fork Picnic, TerraVITA Food and Wine Festival and the Pittsboro Pepper Festival, to name a few. See What Chef Reale is cooking up for you here. Fairview Restaurant at Washington Duke Inn and Country Club I love this … Continue reading Fall Dining in Style