Barrett’s Cookie & Biscuit Bar was founded as an in-home bakery, located in Raleigh, NC. Its co-founders are two Southern girls whose go-to foods are biscuits and cookies. With compliments from everyone in their lives, Ellen (from VA) and Laurel (an NC native) decided to share their love for the Southern staples with others. Consequently, Barrett’s Cookies & Biscuits was born the spread the perfect chocolate chip cookie with Raleigh. Their goal? To create delicious cookies and buttery biscuits that taste like they came out of Grandma’s kitchen…and enjoy doing it!
Perry’s Steakhouse and Grille started as a butcher shop in the 70’s and developed into a beautiful restaurant with amazing food. They used to sell their meat by finger height. […]
If you’ve ever driven down E. Williams Street in Apex NC, between Route 1 and Salem Street, you may have noticed a perpetual abundance of taco trucks. There are four […]
The 4th of July always sneaks up on me, but not this year! This year I will be ready. I will have my food, my beer, and my rockin’ new outfit ready to go. Enjoy your freedom in style!
Slathered in Tradition Ever cook a whole pig? Greg Hatem has. He grew up in Roanoke Rapids in Halifax county making Eastern North Carolina barbecue. If you ever get the […]
“Shelter in place”, “Stay-At-Home Order”, “Social Distancing” are all terms we can’t stop hearing right now, no matter where we turn. There is so much information out there and sometimes, it can be hard to make sense of it all and make decisions based on that information. Grocery stores have been deemed an “essential business”, but can be one of the most dangerous places to be during this outbreak. We have put together this guide to help you navigate grocery shopping during COVID-19.
Meal planning in a crisis can be stressful. Whether your store doesn’t have your usual food items or you’re not feeling brave enough to fight the crowds at the store, […]
The shelves are looking bare. I haven’t had canned soup in 10 years, but after looking at my empty cart, I panic-bought several cans of soup. I’m not one to […]
St. Patrick’s Day is synonymous with green beer (more on that later) and drunken debauchery till the wee hours of the morning. Nothing ruins my night quicker than drunken fools slurring words, yelling, and spilling drinks on others. Let’s be honest, it’s much more fun to be the drunken fool, than to watch the drunken fool. So, how to tolerate the craziness? Three ways: (1) don’t participate, (2) kind-of participate, or (3) relish being the fool (drunken or not). No matter your preference, we’ve got you covered.
Valentine’s Day is practically here and the pressure is on the plan the perfect experience out on the town. Whether you are celebrating Valentine’s Day, Galentine’s Day, or Singles Awareness Day, we are here to take the stress out of your planning. Here is a guide to planning the perfect Valentine’s Day date out in Raleigh, no matter your budget!