Showing posts from: Cuisine 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. Cuisine People Better together Clean Juice founders Landon and Kat Eckles took a hometown juice bar from a leap of faith to explosive expansion in four short years. Cuisine People Truth in wine McNinch House’s Anthony Wesley creates an award-winning wine list at the Fourth Ward landmark. Cuisine The tomato’s last hurrah Summer’s carefree days have drawn to a close, but much of the bounty is still with us. Now’s the time to use up every bit of the tomato’s goodness.