Cookbooks to Drool Over, and a giveaway too!!

This month on My Carolina Today I had the awesome opportunity to chat about some of my favorite cookbooks. Written by local food writers and authors, not to mention friends of mine, these are great holiday gifts for your friends and family. To watch the  “Great Gifts for the Chef in Your Life” clip, go here I’d like to thank the authors and UNC Press … Continue reading Cookbooks to Drool Over, and a giveaway too!!

Get Your “Eat” on with Dishcrawl Raleigh

Dishcrawl comes to Raleigh on Wednesday, June 18 at 7pm. On Wednesday, June 18th at 7pm, join neighbors and friends to eat your way through the heart of the city on a 3-restaurant jaunt in downtown Raleigh. Come see what the city has to offer as chefs of three restaurants invite you to explore their culinary delights in the heart of downtown. This adventurous dinner is … Continue reading Get Your “Eat” on with Dishcrawl Raleigh

A Day at the Derby at Washington Duke

Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club to host its second annual A DAY AT THE DERBY Saturday, May 3 from 11am until 7pm with a variety of offerings Join in the fun and excitement of Derby Day at Durham’s Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club. Savor Triple Crown cocktails and trophy-winning fare in a Derby-worthy atmosphere for the pre- race, the “Run for the Roses,” … Continue reading A Day at the Derby at Washington Duke

City Barbeque kicks off Grand Opening with BBQ Sauce Competition

City Barbeque Calls On Triangle ‘Que Enthusiasts To Submit Their Best Sauce Recipes Award-Winning Barbecue Restaurant Celebrates April 12 Grand Opening With Search For Triangle’s Best Barbeque Sauce   City Barbeque will host the Triangle Barbeque Sauce Contest to crown the Triangle’s ‘que sauce master as part of its grand opening celebration on Saturday, April 12.  Contestants have until Monday, March 31 to send their … Continue reading City Barbeque kicks off Grand Opening with BBQ Sauce Competition

Smashburger Opens in Durham March 12. Win dinner for two!

Smashburger opens in Durham on March 12 with 10% of first five days’ receipts benefitting Duke Children’s Hospital & Health Center When: March 12, 2014 Where: 2608 Erwin Road, Durham, NC Two local residents are opening “Smashburger” in Durham, the first of several they have planned for the Triangle region. Triangle residents for more than 27 years, area franchise owners Ketan and Jayshri Patel selected … Continue reading Smashburger Opens in Durham March 12. Win dinner for two!

My Carolina Today February Food Events Recap

A couple of times last year I had the opportunity to join Valonda Calloway and Mike Morse on My Carolina Today to talk about upcoming food events in the Triangle. It was a great experience and the perfect opportunity to do what I love most, promote local food and drink! Starting this month (Tuesday Feb 4), I will be on the show every first Tuesday … Continue reading My Carolina Today February Food Events Recap

Win a Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tour for Four

There is not much better then grabbing a group of friends and setting out to share and enjoy a meal at a local restaurant. Now multiply that number of restaurants by about 10 and you’re on your way to a gastronomic journey you’ll not soon forget. That is what Taste Carolina offers it’s customers and what Google+ Local is offering you. Here is your chance … Continue reading Win a Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tour for Four