Tapped into Craft Libations and Victuals Feb 2018

Tapped into Craft Libations and Victuals: February 2018 It Is Time for Hopslam Bell’s Brewery, of Kalamazoo Michigan, has released their very limited batch of their wildly popular yearly brew called Hopslam. While not a NC beer per se, it is loved, adored and sought out by North Carolinians, especially hop freaks. Bell’s is consistently putting out fantastic brews from their stouts and porters to their wheats (Oberon) and IPAs (Two Hearted Ale), but this, ladies and gentlemen, Hopslam, is a Double IPA. 10% ABV and full on flavor. There are honey notes and deep hop profiles. According to Bell’s
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Good Food, Football and Valentines Day…. all at Thai Harmony

Good Food, Football and Valentines Day…. all at Thai Harmony Thai Harmony located in Downtown Winston-Salem offers a delicious selection featuring authentic and modern Thai food. Come out and celebrate Valentine’s Day with a special Dinner for two! The meal includes an appetizer, two entrees, one dessert and a bottle of champagne. Start your meal with an exquisite appetizer featuring a vegetarian spring roll, golden puff or a crab rangoon. Then select two entrees which include, Pad Thai, Red curry, Thai fried rice and a sushi selection that includes a Dragon Roll and Rainbow Roll. Guests will also have a
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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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