Adam Rhew

Rhew is a freelance writer based in Charlotte who has written for Our State, Southern Living, Valet, and Charlotte magazine.



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Speedy’s Barbecue

In Lexington, the city’s namesake-style barbecue — pork shoulder meat dipped in a tomato-based sauce — draws devotees to this former drive-in.