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Rooted Dinner with American Meltdown, Parlour and Fullsteam: Carrot Chestnut Soup Recipe

I do not normally seek out meals that consist of only vegetables, but  when I found out one of my favorite food trucks was teaming with my favorite ice cream shop to hold a pop-up dinner and serving my favorite local beer, I knew I had to get onboard and embrace my inner vegetarian. The Parlour is normally […]

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Sledding, Music and Food – Durham Central Park Food Truck Rodeo

On Sunday afternoon we made it down to the massive food truck rodeo at Durham Central Park. I got there about 45 minutes before the start time because I was strapping a GoPro to Director of Deliciousness of the truck American Meltdown Paul Inserra and wanted to get it set before the action started. Once […]

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Beer, Food Trucks, Live Music and Sledding…You Had Me at Beer

I am not gonna lie, as much as I love food trucks I normally stay away from massive weekend food truck rodeos. It only took standing in a 30-45 minute line in the dead of the Carolina summer once to cast them off. The whole thing brought back bad memories of withering away in lines […]

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Eat This: Rise – Fried Chicken Biscuit

Rise Biscuits and Donuts prides itself on having a wide selection of fresh made biscuit combinations ranging from fried egg and rabbit stew, egg salad with bacon, braised beef short ribs to butternut squash. The menu rotates daily and there is always something guaranteed to be saliva inducing and I am not even talking about […]

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Porkcentric NC BBQ Dinner at Cookery

Toro Dreams of Billy:  Billy Cotter thinks of barbecue and puts his thoughts onto the plate Benefiting Meals on Wheels of Durham Monday, January 13th at The Cookery 2 seatings: 6:00pm and 8:30pm Tickets are $35 Please bring non-perishable food donations along with your ticket (see below for details)! If you are a vegetarian, you may […]

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Food Trucks and Live Music at the Casbah, My Kind of Christmas Party

There are only a few shows left at the iconic downtown music venue Casbah before it turns into a Game Bar and I am glad I will be around to catch tomorrows line-up. 4 live bands playing original music, local food trucks (Chirba Chirba Dumpling and Liv’s), and everyone is welcome! Co-presented with Soigné Special Events, LLC andSound […]

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A Night in Argentina with Chef Jason Cunningham

I arrived at the Washington Duke Inn at 5:20pm to cover the Taste of Argentina Wine Dinner that was being held with German Bistue of Wine Bridge Imports. The dinner would be a five-course meal pairing  Argentinean cuisine with featured wines. Chef de Cuisine Murray Healy explained that “the crew loves doing these dinners (which […]

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What to do in RDU – Washington Duke: Taste of Argentina

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Eat This: Pimento Cheese BLT / The Original “Q” Shack

I am a creature of habit and often times slow to eat from a place outside of my regular rotation. I realize this is not the most productive trait of someone who claims to be a food blogger but its something I am working on. This is the only excuse I could muster for why […]

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SEEDs Harvest Dinner: The Triangle’s Finest Restaurants on Display

Last year I had a chance to go to this dinner and there is no better way to support a great program like SEEDs that supports our city while trying some of the areas finest’s restaurants. Below is information about the upcoming dinner also found on SEEDS website at seedsnc.org To see my post and […]

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