Two wine posts in a row! Who am I? Seriously, I wasn’t a wine fan until maybe 2-3 years ago… and I still don’t really care for white wine. But I can dig some reds. Lucky for me, the Queen City Classic Food & Wine Tour included allll the red wine. 🍷 This day-trip to… Continue reading Escape for the Day on the QC Classic Food & Wine Tour
Well hello! Back again with a smorgasbord of stuff I’ve eaten (and drank) lately. Part I was so fun to compile, so let’s get to it again. Just a reminder to follow me over on Instagram for daily eats and drinks. Here we go… Anddd that’s just a TASTE of it.
I obviously love to eat but throughout my dining adventures, I’ve become enthralled by the most important aspect of food: the people behind it. That’s why I love the Piedmont Culinary Guild. PCG is a nonprofit that connects chefs, farmers, and all types of purveyors through education, recognition, and the sharing of resources. The link… Continue reading Get Involved with the Piedmont Culinary Guild
Here’s a new one for ya! A RECIPE. And I’m so pleased that my first recipe post on EatDrinkCLT is in support of an awesome event. On Tuesday, June 19, the first of several Soul Food Sessions dinners will occur right here in Charlotte at Free Range Brewing. Soul Food Sessions was founded in 2017… Continue reading The Table Is Set: Seared Scallops Recipe
Amelie’s superfans – have y’all tried their spring seasonal macaron?! The Barbe À Papa Macaron (also know as the cotton candy macaron or unicorn macaron) consists of pink-and-blue-swirled cookie shells filled with French cotton candy buttercream. The color can vary as you’ll see in my bright batch (see the more common variation here.) Given that Amelie’s… Continue reading Amelie’s is now serving the “unicorn macaron” for a limited time
Food and wine lovers, listen up! Tickets to this year’s Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend are on sale, and this year, they’re offering a perk for us millennials. The 35 and younger crowd can purchase a discounted ticket for $75 (normally $125) to the Grand Tasting Event on Friday, April 20. Charlotte Wine & Food… Continue reading 35 or younger? You can score a discounted ticket to Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend
Raise your hand if you’re on the kombucha train. 🙋♀️ If you’re not quite sure what it is, here’s the best explanation I know: fermented tea. It has been known to improve overall gut health and contains probiotics and B vitamins (for increased energy). I actually take a probiotic capsule every day. So when I met… Continue reading What it’s like to drink Lenny Boy Kombucha for 30 days straight