Showing posts from: Cuisine Cuisine Better together Perfect pairings from Charlotte chefs and mixologists Cuisine Sweet spot Twenty Degrees Chocolates brings bonbons, caramels and a touch of whimsy to its new South End shop. Cuisine People Sweet relief A cancer diagnosis leads to a burgeoning side hustle for Sweet’s Syrup owner Stephanie Rickenbaker. Cuisine Cup of cheer One of Charlotte’s top mixologists offers her take on the quintessential holiday cocktail. Cuisine People Wisdom from the Southern kitchen On bacon grease and honoring tradition: For these Charlotte chefs, some skills are grandfathered in. Cuisine New traditions When hosting a crowd, look beyond the holiday staples for a meal that’s both farm-fresh and festive. Cuisine Italy is calling Cicchetti offers a Venetian-style dining experience in a sophisticated uptown setting. Cuisine People Coming to the table DeeDee Dalrymple literally wrote the book on entertaining. In the process, a revelation led to a new friendship — and a new perspective on diversity. Cuisine People Game on! Charlotte chefs huddle up and share tips for a game-day football watch party. Cuisine Travel Wine goals A ‘someday’ plan becomes reality as a south Charlotte couple opens the region’s newest winery.