The Yadkin Valley wine region — the state’s first American Viticultural Area — is dotted with vineyards, many just minutes apart. Get winery hopping with these three itineraries.
In major cities across the state, beer tours will drive you to drink.
In New Bern, a longtime woodworker opens his workshop to the community.
With a swirl of her famous frosting and a dollop of pepper jelly, this self-taught baker dresses her cupcakes in style.
In Huntersville, Joel and Kerri Mills turn the highest-quality leather into beautiful — and functional — accessories.
Choose your own adventure at this chic, historic loft in downtown Asheville.
Fayetteville artist Katie Crawford Allen combines the wonder of childhood with the wisdom of adulthood to create whimsical characters that bring imagination to life.
A couple in Yancey County started farming to connect with the land. But it’s their connection with Highland cows that has captured hearts around the world.
Seventy-two years after Red Bridges opened a beloved barbecue joint in Shelby, a third generation is carrying on the pit-smoked, hand-chopped tradition he started.