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Braswell Family Farms

Braswell Family Farms

I recently had a chance to tour the facilities at Braswell Family Farms, located in Nashville, NC. Heading into their 75th year of production, this fourth-generation family-owned company is the 2nd largest Eggland’s Best franchise and the leading producer of private label specialty eggs. I […]

Friday Links – February 16th, 2018

Friday Links – February 16th, 2018

Happy Friday! It’s beautiful here on the coast, and it’s FINALLY feeling like spring! Bring it on guys!!! Here’s what caught my eye this week! -A BIG congrats to all the North Carolina James Beard 2018 Restaurant and Chef Award semifinalists! David Bauer, Farm & Sparrow, […]

Friday Links – February 9th, 2018

Friday Links – February 9th, 2018

YALL! The Winter Olympics start today. I have to admit, I love watching the curling. It makes ZERO sense to me and I love it. I am also a real sucker for ice skating. Something very romantic about the pairs… ice dancing too. I took […]

Broad Branch Distillery – Keeping Old World Craft Heritage Alive

Broad Branch Distillery – Keeping Old World Craft Heritage Alive

  Broad Branch Distillery’s gamut captures Carolina heritage. Their mission statement is deeply rooted in the “old world craft Heritage and artisanal Blue Ridge Mountain Traditions.” With three distinct spirits on the market and a Rye in the works, they are growing rapidly, but still […]