The Southeastern Dispatch

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The Burger Index

Is the price of burgers too damn high?

Carrie Morey (left) on the set of her PBS television show How She Rolls
Libba Osborne/Leapfrog PR

Carrie Morey Has Big Biscuit Dreams

That's how she rolls

Handy & Hot is resuming its hand pie collaborations with an entry from Chez Nous's Jill Mathias
Baxter Miller

Handy & Hot Resumes Its Hand Pie Collaborations

Getting handy again

A new generation of ready-to-drink products are making canned cocktails cool again
Dispatch Staff

Canned Cocktails, A New(ish) Adventure

Getting canned

Halibut with miso dashi and dark spore mushrooms, a most American dish from CAMP in Greenville
Robert F. Moss

What Is "Modern American" Cuisine?

Taking it to the streets with tacos and dosa

Fried liver pudding is a long-standing South Carolina breakfast dish
Dale Haas

Taste the State of South Carolina With Kevin Mitchell & David Shields

Discovering the Palmetto State's signature foods, recipes & stories

Review: Lenoir Brings A Fresh Perspective to Lowcountry Dining

East Meets South

Catawba Brewing opened its most recent taproom in Wilmington in February 2021
Catawba Brewing

Catawba & Palmetto Brewing Acquired by Florida's Oyster City

Carolina beer rollups

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Allan Benton Smokes Jimmy Red for High Wire's Newest Whiskey

Jimmy Red Corn and We Do Care . . .

 Maker’s Mark Cask Strength bourbon is finished with oak staves and clocks 110.4 proof
Dispatch Staff

Are Cask-Strength Bourbons Worth the Price of Admission?

Single barrels, small batches, and other whiskey wrinkles

John Lewis of Lewis Barbecue will be trucking in 3,000 pounds of chile peppers all the way from Hatch, New Mexico, for his Oct. 10 chile roast
Lewis Barbecue

Charleston's Hatch Chile Evangelist Trucks in 3,000 Pounds

Eastbound and down

Like many 19th century groceries, the Dughi Store at 235 Fayetteville Street in Raleigh featured an oyster saloon
North Carolina State Archives

A History of Oysters Bars in the Carolinas

Freshly shucked oysters are a long-standing Carolina tradition

At Jianna in Greenville Chef Michael Kramer puts the oyster bar front and center
Jianna/Derrick Simpson

The Idea of the Oyster Bar

The secrets behind the ice and stainless steel

Bittersweet amari are jumping from after-dinner drink to crucial cocktail component here in the Carolinas
Robert F. Moss

Bitter, Complex, and a Little Sweet: Exploring Amaros

That's amaro!

Review: The Tasting Menu Still Shines at Zero Restaurant

Serious fun

During the pandemic Edmund's Oast Brewing in Charleston pivoted to 32-ounce
Dispatch Staff

The State of Beer in the Carolinas

Crowlers, seltzers, and coping with change