Dining

Sims Country Bar-B-Que

Whether you come for barbecue or bluegrass music, this shed in Granite Falls is the place to be on Friday and Saturday nights.

Eastern

Eastern Bounty

The Chocowinity community provides plenty of recipes and inspiration.

May 2013

Macaroni Monterey

For a twist on traditional macaroni and cheese, try this recipe from the Bountiful cookbook that uses Monterey Jack cheese.

May 2013

Baked Cherry Tomatoes

Try these baked cherry tomatoes from the Bountiful cookbook for a new side dish.

May 2013

Carolina Cups

These savory carolina cups from the Bountiful cookbook just might become a new family favorite.

May 2013

Fresh Blueberry Pie

Nothing says summer like a fresh blueberry pie. Try this recipe from the Bountiful cookbook the next time you’re in the mood for a sweet treat.

Eastern

The Fudgeboat

This boat is landlocked in Carolina Beach, but it still offers a sweet trip.

Eastern

Roanoke’s Emerald

These formal gardens on the Outer Banks honor our English heritage.