Tag Archives: tasting north carolina

12/100: Fried Livermush

Years ago when I was very homesick and living in Maryland I bought two books- Adam Lucas’  The Best Game Ever and Bob Garner’s Guide to North Carolina Barbecue. Reading about the historic 1957 UNC team that my grandfather was a part of and the foods from home that I missed so dearly made me feel a little better, […]

10/100: Blue Crab Stuffed Dolphin Fish

In the 1950’s the men of the Hillsborough Volunteer Fire Department decided to build a house in Morehead City, a getaway from the families where they could play cards and do whatever men in the 50’s did away from their families. Man stuff. Drinking brown liquor and smoking cigars like country versions of Mad Men […]

9/100: Columbus County Beet & Goat Cheese Pizza

There are many things to love about a Farmer’s Market– an excuse to wake up early on a Saturday and indulge in a freshly made breakfast, the opportunity to eat locally and seasonally, the chance to taste fruits and vegetables that are as fresh as they can be. For me the best part might be […]