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Noche Buena, North Carolina

The phrase translates literally as Christmas Eve, loosely as a Cuban Christmas meal, and mostly as the marvel of being in love.

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Remembering the Homemade Candy of Christmases Past

Homemade Christmas candy was once as much a part of holiday cooking as the turkey. From Mamie Eisenhower’s Fudge to Saltine Cracker Toffee, we remember.

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The Truth About Gingerbread

An investigation into our favorite person-shaped cookie reveals that gingerbread’s history is closely linked to our own.

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Destination Dining Guide: The Triangle

You don’t have to go far in any direction to find amazing chefs, meals, and restaurants in the Triangle. Our list has your cravings covered.

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Destination Dining Guide: Eastern North Carolina

You don’t have to go far in any direction to find amazing chefs, meals, and restaurants in eastern North Carolina. Our list has your cravings covered.

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Sizzle and Savor: In Defense of Bacon

Can’t you smell it now? On Saturday mornings, the scent of pork in the frying pan rises above the rest — just one reason our bacon mania is here to stay.