Winston-Salem’s Original Wine Bar not only sets the bar… it demolishes it

Winston-Salem’s Original Wine Bar not only sets the bar… it demolishes it By Eric Hairston For 13 years 6th and Vine has been a staple of Winston-Salem’s Art district and holds the title of Winston-Salem’s original wine bar. During my visit, I sampled a small plate, the garlic shrimp, one of many delicious items on the menu. I also tasted the 6th and Vine Burger with Swiss cheese (my choice), which was one of the most delicious burgers I have ever eaten. The restaurant itself is designed beautifully, with the bar, wine racks, and stools built entirely by the owner’s
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4 Moons Travel invites you to vacation in Color in Curaçao

4 Moons Travel invites you to vacation in Color in Curaçao Home to more than 35 captivating beaches, a diverse heritage spanning 55 different cultures – including Dutch, Spanish and Portuguese – picturesque European architecture, and a ‘Live and Let Live’ attitude, Curaçao remains an unrivaled tropical escape in the Southern Caribbean. Just a hop, skip and a direct flight from Charlotte, the tiny island only measures 172 square miles, but creates a lasting impression on everyone who visits. Unlike any other Caribbean island, Curaçao speaks to the curious explorer in us all. The island’s rugged terrain, combined with lush
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Meridian Celebrates 11 Years

Meridian Celebrates 11 Years By Timothy G. Beeman II On Sunday, February 25th, Meridian Restaurant will be celebrating their 11th anniversary party. It so happens to coincide with Mardi Gras “season” so Meridian will celebrate both at the same time. Meridian always does food right and this year’s anniversary feast includes oysters on the half shell, crawfish pie, jambalaya, muffalletta, gumbo file, a shrimp boil, bread pudding with whiskey sauce, King cake and pecan pralines. That’s a lot of food. You get one, you get any that you want. And, probably as much of it as you can stand. There’s
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The Big Eat and Mac & Cheese Cook-off

The Big Eat and Mac & Cheese Cook-off By Timothy G. Beeman II The Big Eat has been a downtown Winston-Salem staple for the last few years. When it looked like it was going to end, Piedmont Local Magazine stepped in and continued the tradition. You may ask, what is The Big Eat? The Big Eat is a collective of restaurants in downtown Winston-Salem where participating restaurants take signature menu items, reduced up to 50% off regular price, to highlight and showcase what the culinary scene downtown is all about. This year, there will be an added bonus! On February
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