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Aug 2019
Pumpkins are a hallmark of autumn, but jack-o’-lanterns are just the beginning of the fall fun. Make the most of the season with an idyllic outing to a u-pick patch for the perfect specimens, décor inspiration using fanciful heirloom gourds, and a delish take on a pumpkin pie that’s as nice as sugar and spice.

Jun 2019
Here’s a look at the modern ways farming traditions are being passed down and the wealth of programs that are cultivating an exchange of knowledge, all of which is helping our farmers—especially those new to the game—grow and succeed.

Apr 2019
Great spots to brunch in Asheville—without the wait

Feb 2019
Long-time green thumb, author, and WNC resident Nan K. Chase offers a guide to gardening in the mountains

Dec 2018
Locals, especially, can confirm Western North Carolina holds a wealth of riches. From natural wonders and cultural treasures to splurge-worthy experiences, the indulgences afforded in our mountains are, in many ways, priceless.

Dec 2018
Bourbon Barrel is an anchor for the growing revitalization of a once-busy commercial district that had fallen on quiet times

Dec 2018
Master one of 2019’s biggest food trends with a vegan cooking class

Oct 2018
The scoop on WNC’s latest dining destinations

Oct 2018
New owners showcase international flavors

Aug 2018
Relish apple orchards and vineyards in this enthralling town

Apr 2018
Asheville’s Mountain Madre offers a hot take on a summer cocktail

Dec 2017
Hiking to a summit, scanning the night sky for stars, or hunting for wild delicacies are activities best experienced in fall’s crisp temperatures, when crystal clear skies and showy foliage provide a breathtaking backdrop for a day’s chosen adventure

Oct 2017
On the menu at Granny’s: traditions that outlast the passage of time

Oct 2017
Offering an artistic feast for the senses

Aug 2017
OWL Bakery cooks up autumn fun and a recipe to try at home

Jun 2017
Chef Adam Hayes embraces an Appalachian staple

Apr 2017
The Cardinal in Boone serves up summer refreshment

Feb 2017
Proper serves basic Southern staples using simple, fresh ingredients

Feb 2017
Haywood County's first legal hooch

Dec 2016
The push to build a WNC military history museum in Brevard marches on

Oct 2016
The Rhu crafts a festive dessert worth sharing

Oct 2016
Ronni Lundy’s long and winding journey with Appalachian food and culture

Apr 2016
Make it a date with these pairings that offer adventure followed by dinner with a view

Apr 2016
Learn what drives 4 ultra-runners to go the distance

Feb 2016
In preparation for the 50th National Dahlia Show, three enthusiastic gardeners share their passion and pointers for growing the empress of blooming beauties

Dec 2015
How a California girl became a Carolina gal

Oct 2015
Barkley’s Mill in Barnardsville revives the old-fashioned grits tradition

Oct 2015
Hickory Nut Gap’s new kitchen, butchery, and event space bring its offerings full circle

Oct 2015
The scoop on WNC’s latest dining destinations

Jul 2015
Whether or not they fight for the title in the WNC Battle of the Burger, these joints are worth a visit

Jul 2015
Chef Andrew Long gives okra the Louisiana treatment with an Appalachian twist

Apr 2015
A group of catering pros create a backyard breakfast-inspired cookout for friends

Feb 2015
Chef Evan Chender, aka The Culinary Gardener, loves cultivating specialty greens

Dec 2014
A Polk County entrepreneur’s soap business is making waves in biofuels research

Oct 2014
Make a moonshine run to see some of WNC’s historic stills

Oct 2014
Five celebrated chefs offer their favorite holiday dishes and the recipes to recreate them at your own family gathering

Oct 2014
Documentary filmmaker Jeremy Seifert hungers for challenging stories about our daily diets

Aug 2014
Savor the sweet life at the 32nd annual Molasses Festival