Dining

8 North Carolina Foods We Love

Not big on pork? Here are eight other North Carolina edibles to consider, grow, or fear.

Dining

Staying True at Red Bridges Barbecue Lodge

The more things change in the barbecue world, the more they stay the same at Red Bridges Barbecue Lodge in Shelby.

Recipes

Chocolate Bread Pudding

A sweet solution for leftover bread, and the very definition of “comfort food.”

Recipes

Chocolate Cream Cheese Pound Cake

If you can’t get enough chocolate, a drizzle of royal icing is a simple, easy complement to this dense, rich cake.

Dining

Country Hog, City Hog

Urban barbecue tinkers with tradition, but it still shares time-honored cooking methods with its small-town brethren.

Recipes

Chocolate Chess Pie

A few on-hand ingredients pack a flavorful punch. Amid newer, flashier desserts, this classic “pantry pie” holds its own.

Dining

A Day at B’s Barbecue

At a Greenville landmark with no phone, no frills, and no equal, we spent 17 hours learning what makes the pork and the place so special.