The James Beard Foundation has announced the 2013 restaurant and chef semifinalists for the 2013 James Beard Foundation Awards and thirteen North Carolina Chefs, Restaurants, Wine, Spirits, and Beer Professionals figure prominently.
Coffee roasting for both wholesale and retail. Now featuring a lab with workshops and classes in the Journey of Coffee, Language of Coffee, Coffee Roasting, and Coffee Preparation
Among numerous distinctions and awards, Andrew Rigney received 2nd place at The Merlefest Doc Watson Guitar Championship in 2011, and Grant Rigney 1st Place in the Masters Division at The Alabama State Fiddle Championship in 2012.
Five of the 100 finalists for The Audience Choice Award are from our state of North Carolina. You can vote once each day, enabling you to vote each day for one of ”The NC Five”.
Freeman & Jackson Photography • A professional photojournalist since the 1980s, Marie Freeman has worked for The Watauga Democrat and the Mountain Times. A graphic designer by education, Leila Jackson became involved in photography in the early 2000s. She holds a Master’s degree in Graphic Arts and Imaging Technology.
TS Designs • Our flagship product, Cotton of the Carolinas t-shirts are made dirt-to-shirt right here in North Carolina, and support over 700 jobs along the way. We print your design on any of a variety of sustainable t-shirt options.
Blue Ridge Mountain Creamery, exclusive cave aged cheeses, hand-crafted with love in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina.