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North Carolina

A Guide to Barbecue Sauces of the Carolinas

We love all regional barbecue variations and have explored the United States of Sauce in general, but Carolina BBQ sauce styles deserve an even closer look. While innovation and cross-pollination have...
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A Couple of Shout-Outs

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by Guilty Gourmand 1 month ago

The Southeast board has been pretty dead which I've chalked up to our collective inability to dine, explore, or try new things but maybe also partially out of fear (or respect) for publicly comment...

Outer Banks recommendations and places en route (Hwy 64 corridor)

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by burgeoningfoodie 29 days ago

Family has decided to take an extended weekend to the Outer Banks (mostly the Kitty Hawk/Nags Head/Kill Devil Hills region) and am in search of some recommendations amidst the over price garbage th...

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My burger drought, 3 favorite experiences ending at The Royal James

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by Torpedo 3 months ago

I gave up eating beef many years ago, but I still crave a great hamburger and a side of fries. I admitted to friends that I would only eat a beef burger again in only 3 places. One of those b...

Make your own Krispy Kreme face shield

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by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

"Andy Clockwise shows you how you can make your very own Krispy Kreme face shield using just the lid from a 12 box of Krispy Kreme doughnuts, some sticky tape and a pair of scissors."

Grow sourdough and contribute to science

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by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

Forwarded from the University of California Cooperative Extension: "The Dunn lab at NC State wants YOUR help with an enormous study they're conducting to understand how geography and flour type ...

Luna Rotisserie - Carrboro

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by Rory 4 months ago

Popped in today for an early dinner; it was delightful eating out! They've an outside patio but they're doing social distancing at the tables and all servers have masks so no worries...There was a ...

Any recommendations for a CSA near Chapel Hill, NC?

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by LulusMom 6 months ago

Given the current situation, it seems like a good time to join a CSA. I'm looking for recommendations. I'm hoping to get information on how often you get your box; whether you can pick some items i...

Cheese o'Clock guided virtual tastings with Janet Fletcher & Laura Werlin

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by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

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Krispy Kreme: Be Sweet Saturdays

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by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

"Get a FREE Original Glazed dozen to share when you buy one or more full price Original Glazed Dozens. . . Every Saturday during this time, Krispy Kreme will add a free dozen Original Glazed Doughn...

COPA Durham

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by ksbee 6 months ago

Just wanted to give a shout out to a local place during this time of pick-up/delivery only. TakeOut Central just added COPA to their Durham delivery zone. It is one of the restaurants I have been m...

Corned Ham?

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by erica 6 months ago

I'd not heard of this before but it sounds scrumptious! When I finally can leave Florida on the drive to NYC, any ideas where to buy that are not too far off I-95, closed than Carrboro? Anyone kno...

Restaurants serving carry-out food in the Triangle during Coronavirus

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by LulusMom 7 months ago

Those of us on this board love our restaurants. We can help them out now by getting carry-out, or buying gift certificates. Let's use this thread to let others know which places are open and servin...

Carrboro Food Hub

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by Rory 7 months ago

this is a fantastic local initiative to support farmers, restaurants: "Pick up fresh produce, quality meats, and prepared meals three times a week in the heart of Carrboro. Feed your family while...

Passion flower/fruit

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by ae31860 10 months ago

I am live in North Carolina, in the southeast of the foothills. I love passion fruit. However, getting it in the store is expensive and it is very hard to find. So, I began to wonder if I could gro...

Best part of the Triangle for everyday dining

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by concordcourtney 8 months ago

Our family is considering moving to the Triangle from Charlotte for various reasons, but we're pretty flexible on where in the Triangle. We just need to be within about 45 minutes of RDU Airport. ...

Worst bars in NC

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by ToothTooth 8 months ago

Dear Hounds, The news over the last several weeks (and years) has filled many of us with existential dread. As such, its got me to wondering, "Where can I find a bar that offers the amenity of s...

Meat and Three Sides (but we just want the sides)

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by soccermom13 8 months ago

DH and I will be in NC for a little vacation in early April. We especially like the three sides part of the equation in meat + 3 sides options. We are totally fine with holes-in-the wall as long ...

Shuck Beans

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by soccermom13 8 months ago

We'll be in NC in April---New Bern, Raleigh, Asheville. Does anyone know where I could purchase some shuck beans to cook at home?