Charlotte, North Carolina food stories, events and reviews

  •  By Stephanie Hoyt  November 15, 2017 The holiday season is quickly approaching and with it comes feelings of childlike magic and wonder. To bring some of this magic to Charlotte, Love Desserts is transforming the Charlotte Council for Garden Clubs House located on 1820 East...

  •  By Stephanie Hoyt  November 4, 2017 November is the time for the biggest food holiday of the year: Thanksgiving. It is also a time to give thanks and support those in need. Charlotte food events this month offer many opportunities to give back to organizations...

  •  By Lindsay Kosma October 16, 2017 From the draw of the first knife, Executive Chef Chris Coleman of Stoke and Loft & Cellar’s Chef Nicolas Daniels were ready for a duel. There was a chill in the air on Friday the 13th as spectators quickly...

  •  By Stephanie Hoyt  September 30, 2017 In 2017, it’s disheartening that minorities often have to work harder to gain the recognition they deserve, especially here, in the southern city of Charlotte, North Carolina. The divide is also clear in the kitchen, where 14% of foodservice...

  •  By Stephanie Hoyt September 9, 2017 The weather’s cooling off and, before you know it, leaves will change and the busy holiday season will be here. Luckily for beer enthusiasts, September is filled with plenty of beer events to help you relax as the season...

  •  By Stephanie Hoyt September 6, 2017  There’s a new food truck in Noda stationed outside Abari Game Bar. Casa CLT has made its debut and is featuring Puerto Rican cuisine that is prepared with care and served pronto from Casa CLT’s mobile kitchen. Owners Katia...

  •  By Lindsay Kosma August 12, 2017 Tucked into the heart of the Carolinas at VanHoy Farms in Harmony, NC is this year’s Carolina Jubilee festival, September 29 and 30. The third annual festival is the project of the Carolina Farm Trust, an organization whose mission...

  • By Stephanie Hoyt August 2, 2017 As summer comes to an end, rejoice with local chefs and restaurants at barbeques, festivals and block parties around the city and the state. Beer lovers luck out with an abundance of events showcasing resident breweries with plenty of...

  • By Stephanie Hoyt July 19, 2017 This summer, on August 12, the inaugural Love Desserts Festival will be hosting some of Charlotte’s best pastry chefs and bakeries at Sugar Creek Brewing. Attendees will have feelings of childhood nostalgia as they enjoy delicious fun including a...

  • By Amber Donoghue  July 15, 2017 Driving up the winding road hugging the curves of the narrow tree canopied road to FloydFest comes with much anticipation. Thoughts run through your mind: expectations you have, surprises you try to debunk before they reveal themselves. If it’s...