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Visit our winter sports resorts to enjoy the highest ski peak in the East and the gentlest of beginner slopes.
Start with a sunrise and end with a sunset, which is one of the unique features of the Brunswick Islands.
The energy of the Charlotte region may have been sparked by its racing roots, but restaurants, nightlife and culture keep fueling the excitement.
This area honors the Cherokee Indians’ journey through art exhibits, museums and outdoor drama.
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Treat your taste buds to a delicious trip through North Carolina. Try Calabash-style seafood or voice your opinion on a long-running feud over Eastern or Lexington-style barbecue. Dine out at savory farm-to-table restaurants across the state, or visit local farms, roadside stands and farmers markets to prepare your own homegrown feast. Thirsty? Drink a Pepsi or Cheerwine in the state where they were born, or raise a glass to more than 100 wineries, 80-plus breweries and even a dozen microdistilleries where you can sample legal moonshine and more.
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Taste North Carolina craft beer at more than 80 breweries located throughout the state.
Drink to the days of moonshine at microdistilleries crafting legal, small-batch spirits.
Dine on delicious homegrown foods in scenic settings from the city to the country.
Savor local favorites from barbecue to Calabash seafood and Cheerwine to Krispy Kreme.
Explore intimate music venues, craft breweries, clubs, bars and entertainment centers.
Toast muscadine and European-style wines at more than 100 wineries statewide.
Plan a trip to explore our wine trails, enjoy seasonal wine festivals, and sample European-style and sweet wines at more than 100 wineries.
From Neese's sausage to Lexington barbecue, local craft beer to Cheerwine, these essentials make a great tailgate regardless of your home team.
You'll have a tough time deciding where to eat first from this list of restaurants featured on Food Network, Cooking Channel and Travel Channel.
Meandering along our shoreline, it’s easy to eat your way through tasty coastal cuisine. Just pass the slaw and grab a glass of cold sweet tea.
A number of North Carolina wineries now feature unique overnight accommodations options to extend the great grape experience.
North Carolina has more breweries and brewpubs than any other Southern state, which means you're never far from imaginative, tasty local beer.
Once known most widely for its production of tobacco, North Carolina is now receiving national recognition for its beloved foods and drinks.
North Carolina, long the world’s premiere bastion of barbecue, celebrates its heritage and diversity with a map of some of state’s perfect pits.
Several wineries and vineyards offer places to eat, from food trucks to fine dining, that make for a perfect pairing during your visit.
A visit to the southeastern North Carolina town of Calabash allows you to sample local delicacies from more than a menu.
Asheville ruled as Beer City USA and remains one of the nation's best towns for sampling locally crafted beers from a dozen breweries.
At these nine farm-to-table restaurants, you can sample delicious local food grown at small, sustainable farms across North Carolina.
North Carolina is a place with rich roots in ‘shine-making, so it’s certainly no surprise that moonshine is (finally) making a comeback.
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Just 45 minutes west of Winston-Salem, the Elkin area of the Yadkin Valley features world-class wineries perfect for a day trip or multiday wine trail.
Taste your way through the Triangle at local markets, award-winning restaurants, barbecue joints and down-home dining spots.
Whether it’s a hotel that caters to couples, romantic meals or a soothing spa, it’s easy to get away in Raleigh, Chapel Hill and Durham.
This trail features four artisan wineries that make for a leisurely drive along the scenic Haw River between the Triad and the Triangle.
Named for the ancient mountains nearby, the wineries on this trail near Charlotte offer varietals and wines made from muscadine grapes.
Make a weekend of great music at Cat's Cradle in Carrboro, local food at Raleigh City Farm and plow-to-pint beer at Fullsteam Brewery in Durham.
Five wineries specializing in varietal wines and blends make up the Swan Creek Vineyard Association a short drive from Winston-Salem.
Each of the wineries on this trail near Raleigh is family-owned and -operated and dripping with rich history dating back to the mid-1700s.
Known worldwide for its famed barbecue, the Lexington area is also home to world-class wineries including Childress Vineyards.
Charlotte has much to offer in art, history and culture. Spend three days here and discover a great sampling of museums, music and more.
Tucked between Interstate 77 to the west and Winston-Salem to the northeast, this day trip has much to offer beyond tastings and tours.
This three-day trip starts in Asheville and ends outside of Boone, featuring farm visits, local wine, farm-to-table dining, alpacas and more.
You'll find many things we're famous for near Asheboro and Lexington, including the Childress and Petty racing museums, the North Carolina Zoo and barbecue.
Plan a brewery vacation with this three-day tasting tour of local breweries and craft beer spots in Asheville, Charlotte and the Triangle.
More than a dozen Lexington-area barbecue restaurants can make for a tasty three-day exploration of North Carolina barbecue at its most historic.
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Stop by Carolina Brewery & Grill in Pittsboro to sample award-winning hand-crafted beers, all brewed in-house . See more »
The Mother Vine is the nation's oldest cultivated grapevine and still thrives on Roanoke Island
RayLen Vineyards & Winery in Mocksville boasts 35,000 European varietal grapevines. See more »
Raleigh City Farm won Green America's People & Planet Award in 2012
NoDa, short for "North Davidson," is a popular arts and entertainment district in Charlotte
Dine on seafood caught the same day on the North Carolina coast
12 Bones Smokehouse in Asheville serves baby back ribs, pulled pork, beef brisket and more
Lexington Avenue Brewery is just one of a dozen craft breweries in Asheville
Fullsteam Brewery in Durham
Southern Living readers named Durham the Tastiest Town in the South in January 2013
Junior Johnson’s Midnight Moon from Piedmont Distillers in Madison
The Yadkin Valley just west of Winston-Salem is a designated wine region featuring beautiful scenery, lush vineyards and more than 30 wineries.
From above the clouds to below the surface, take a journey through the many layers of North Carolina beauty.
This Outer Banks brewery was North Carolina's first. Today, you'll find more than 80 breweries and brew pubs statewide.
Try the pork chop sandwich at this Main Street attraction in Mount Airy, the real-life Mayberry made famous on The Andy Griffith Show.
Each holiday, dozens of intricate gingerbread creations vie for attention at the Omni Grove Park Inn and Grove Arcade in Asheville.
As summer turns to fall, the grape harvest begins and wineries statewide host festivals to celebrate tastes from sweet Muscadines to whites to dry reds.
Visitors can enjoy local beers and wines and diverse dining and nightlife in Winston-Salem, which Livability.com named one of the nation's best downtowns.
There's plenty of good seafood to go around during this annual October festival celebrating local fishermen, seafood recipes and cooking tips.
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An award-winning winery that offers the complete wine experience in an accessible and romantic setting just north of…
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Regions: Piedmont, Greensboro & Winston-Salem
Old Stone Winery has been hand-crafting award winning wines since 2002
Regions: Piedmont, Charlotte Region
We produce wines from the first American grape - the muscadine, which is native to our region. We invite you to come…
Located in Banner Elk, our winery processes locally grown grapes into excellent wines reflecting the unique…
Regions: Mountains, High Country
Family owned vineyard and winery located on 33 acres nestled in the beautiful foothills of the Yadkin Valley. We…
Region: High Country
Native Vines Winery is the first Native American Indian-owned winery. We’ve been producing completely natural seasonal…
Food history, restaurant dish and myriad tastings along the way are served by chef/food writer Liz Biro. Thurs. & Sat.…
Regions: Coast, Wilmington Area
From a dream of a less hectic way of life, Cougar Run Winery was born. We offer hand crafted wine, made in small…
Region: Charlotte Region
An Appalachian cultural & historical center celebrating the people, music, art & natural beauty of the Blue Ridge…
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Tasting room and brewery. The brewery has a 15 bbl, 2 vessel brewhouse designed specifically for Deep River Brewing Co.
Regions: Piedmont, Raleigh, Durham & the Triangle
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