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Old Havana Sandwich Shop Unearths the Culinary Gems of Cuba's Past in a Revelatory Dinner Series

The "Lost Dishes of Cuba" series returns to Old Havana this spring.

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Orange Is the New Red at Bar Brunello, a Wine Bar with Unpretentious Durham Style

Much like Bar Lusconi, formerly in the same spot, Bar Brunello is deliberately free of frills.

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Durham Spots Like Roy's Kountry Kitchen Are the Enduring Soul of a Wildly Developing City

At eleven o’clock on a weekday morning, downtown Durham is abuzz with the sounds of a rapidly expanding cityscape. But things don't change in Roy's.

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Preserve the Best of the Winter Season for Warmer Weather Rewards

Learn to put up Angostura Blood Orange Marmalade, Kickin' Pickled Beets, and Whiskey Ginger Jelly.

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Dieting's a Drag. Treat Yourself to Some of Our Favorite Bite-Size Sweets at Local Spots.

Little things from Loaf, lucettegrace, and Boulted Bread will help you cut down on sugar without going cold turkey.

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A Vintage White House Cookbook by 1887's Martha Stewart Turns Up at a Local Library Sale—But Wait for the Twist

Sean Martin found the first edition of F.L. "Fanny" Gillette's The White House Cook Book, a nineteenth-century bestseller, at a Chapel Hill Public Library book sale.

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Can the Reopened Standard Foods Thrive Without Its Star Chef?

The hybrid restaurant, grocery store, butcher shop, and bar returns to Franklin Street in Raleigh.

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A Food Truck Adventure: How Sara Lee’s Bread Became Vivian Howard’s Butter

A road dispatch from the celebrity chef’s Deep Run Roots tour.

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We Beg Local Bartenders to Mix Us Moody Winter Cocktails with Bittersweet Cynar

“Your average Bud Light guys? Yeah, they’re not gonna be Cynar fans."

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As the Nation Feasted on Southern Food Fads, We Held Down Our Diverse Roots

One persistent myth of the South is its cultural hegemony, but there’s no dearth of diversity here.

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Famed Nigerian Chef Tunde Wey Stirs Up a Conversation About Race and Food That Was Already Simmering in Durham

Wey brought his Blackness in America dinner series, among other events, to the Durham Hotel last week.

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Local Compost Services Turn Your Food Scraps Into Richer Soil and a Healthier World

Tilthy Rich and CompostNow are two local compost services that can help.

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The Smithsonian Honors “Southern-Latino” Cookbook Author Sandra Gutierrez

Several other North Carolinians are also included in the exhibit.

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Despite Urban Sprawl and Industry, a Durham Family Collard Farm Lives On

The rows of collard greens at Jenkins Farm owe their tidiness to a 1959 Ford tractor.

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A New Local Cookbook, Southern Breads, Celebrates a Storied Southern Staple

Catch the authors on tour at Quail Ridge Books, the Regulator Bookshop, Whisk, and the Hillsborough Cup-A-Joe.

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We Know, We Know, We’ve Said It Before, But Capp’s Pizzeria Has the Best Pizza Around

Every time we think we’ve found the best slice, the Triangle’s pizza scene gets better.

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Before Thanksgiving: Three Cocktails for Your Holiday Drinking Games

Learn to make a Rosemary Collins, a Cranberry Bellini, and Bourbon Mulled Cider.

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After Thanksgiving: Change Your Leftover Mashed Potatoes from Cold and Depressed to Warm and Delicious

Turn those taters into pies, samosas, pierogies, or lefse.

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The Lumbee Table Is Equal Parts Indian, Southern, and American

A Lumbee Indian perspective on Thanksgiving and American identity

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Your Bartender Is a Feminist

In the case of a Tinder emergency, your bartender’s got your back.

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