July 2016 / August 2016

Glass Act

Jul 11, 2016 Alexandra Drosu 0
Did you know that the shape of your wine glass can affect the way your wine tastes? A beautiful, bold vintage can taste downright pedestrian in a small banquet glass while you can sip the […]
July 2016 / August 2016

The Italian Way

Jul 5, 2016 Alexandra Drosu 0
Giuseppe Cataldo bought his first restaurant for one dollar. Serena, a Spanish tapas-style restaurant located in Research Triangle Park, was leaking money and the owner was tired of keeping it afloat. “We were willing to […]
June 2016

Passage to India

May 31, 2016 Alexandra Drosu 0
Chicken Masala. Aloo Ghobi. Chances are if you’ve been to an Indian restaurant you’ve ordered one of these dishes but have you tried baingan bartha, goat masala or chicken methi malai? When dining at an […]
June 2016

Raising the Roof

May 31, 2016 Paige Luck 0
What do you do when you can’t sleep? Ryan Hinson, co-owner of Tin Roof Teas, looked to the calming effects of a good cup of tea. A native of North Carolina, Ryan moved to downtown […]
June 2016

Restaurant Happenings in June

May 31, 2016 Alexandra Drosu 0
Now Open Oak & Dagger Oak & Dagger’s Research Library (bottle shop) is now open where Tyler’s bottle shop used to be at Seaboard Station.   Construction continues on the rest of their project Oak […]
June 2016

Roasted Eggplant Gazpacho

May 31, 2016 Paige Luck 0
Small round and white. Long, slender and mottled green. Oblong round and purple-black; these are a few of the many varieties of eggplants at the farmer’s market. Eggplants are a tropical plant related to potatoes […]
May 2016

Neighborhood Kitchens

Apr 29, 2016 Kate Turgeon Watson 2
At JMR, dining and community join together Walking into a restaurant where the servers know your name, where you wave to familiar faces, may seem like an image from a bygone area, especially in today’s […]
May 2016

Bet on Mint

Apr 29, 2016 Alexandra Drosu 0
Just in time for the Kentucky Derby, try this Mint Julep Recipe: 1 heaping tsp. Sugar OR .5oz simple syrup 6-8 mint sprigs Crude Ginger-Turmeric bitters 2oz bourbon Place mint leaves in the bottom of […]
May 2016

Show Mom Foodie Love

Apr 29, 2016 Alexandra Drosu 0
Mother’s Day Brunch: Fleming Steakhouse 3-course Brunch 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. flemingsteakhouse.com Treat her to a 3-course brunch with Signature Eggs Benedict or Baked Brioche French Toast. Driftwood Southern Kitchen Brunch Buffet 10 a.m. […]
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