The pimento cheese from both Musten & Crutchfield and Conrad & Hinkle is carried in grocery stores around North Carolina. But there’s just something special about going straight to the source.
The Essential North Carolina Grocery List: Bread
This bread is a family affair.
The Essential North Carolina Grocery List: Meat
To satisfy customers at Smith’s Red & White, grinders have to grind 10,000 pounds of sausage a week. A week!
From the Blue Ridge to Beaufort, North Carolina’s more than 250 registered farmers markets offer a taste of the season and plenty of community flavor.
Ronnie’s Got the Goods
Everything at Ronnie’s Country Store in Winston-Salem takes you back and fills you up. On that, even our poets and politicians can agree.
The Queen of Spruce Pine
This enterprising young woman with strong convictions has created a down-home market marvel through her farm and food.
Slaw Showdown: Red vs. White
When it comes to North Carolina barbecue, sauce isn’t the only thing that stirs up debate.
One Melon at a Time
Summers spent shucking corn and bagging cantaloupes at a produce market in Kannapolis left their mark in memory and wisdom.
The Short, Remarkable Life of Shelly Island
For a few short months, it was the hottest new tourist attraction on the Outer Banks.