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  • Be Green for the Day

    By Lauren LevineThere are plenty of ways to enjoy Charlotte without wasting gas, ditching trash and leaving other harmful footprints on the planet as you go. For those who are environmentally conscious (props to you!), here are some of the best green-friendly experiences and...

  • Middle Eastern Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

    By Larry Schreiber, Executive Chef at Good Food on MontfordIngredientsStuffed Cabbage1 head green cabbage1 spaghetti squash2 cups cooked rice½ cup crumbled feta cheese¼ cup fresh oregano¼ cup toasted almonds2 cups vegetable or chicken brothWater (enough to fill baking dish ½...

  • Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Charlotte

    Charlotte’s got a lot of ways to celebrate the luck of the Irish. Be sure to perfect your Irish jig and throw on your finest green attire before exploring the many Irish charms the Queen City has to offer. Here are just a few ways to discover the gold at the end of Charlotte’s...

  • The Story of the Charlotte Knights

    By Leah HughesA HomecomingOn April 11, 2014, the Charlotte Knights held a homecoming. In front of 10,231 fans, the city’s baseball team played its first game on this side of the state line since 1990.The game didn’t go the Knights’ way, but the hometown crowd was the happiest...

  • Shopping in Charlotte

    Shopping in CharlotteWith so many retail therapy options—from outlet malls to boutiques—Charlotte is shopping central.Shopping in Charlotte is both a sport and a pastime. The luxury department stores, alfresco spaces, shopping malls, specialty retailers and bargain outlets...

  • New at Carowinds

    By Laresa Thompson and Torie RobinetteKnown as the “Thrill Capital of the Southeast,” Carowinds invites adventure-seekers and fun-loving families to experience a slew of new rides, performances, culinary offerings and events, all steeped in the rich culture of the Carolinas...

  • The Workman’s Friend’s Drink Taken Cocktail

    IngredientsEspresso-infused vodka (yields 10 servings):2 cups coarse ground espresso1/4 cup raw cane sugar2 cups water750 milliliters (approximately 3 cups) vodkaCocktail:2 ounces espresso-infused vodka1/4 ounce Sambuca5 ounces cane sugar root beer (Abita is recommended)...

  • Amélie’s French Bakery’s Spinach Asparagus Leek Soup

    Ingredients3 large leeks sliced into 1/4-inch pieces1 large onion, chopped3 tablespoons butter4 medium potatoes, washed and diced3 medium carrots sliced into 1/4-inch pieces1 teaspoon salt2 1/2 quarts chicken broth1/2 cup long-grain rice1 pound asparagus sliced into 1-inch...

  • Charlotte's Great Outdoors

    By Allison TroyanoWith the warm weather rolling in, now is the perfect time to embrace Charlotte’s “work hard, play hard” mindset with a month full of outdoor activities. April may be NC Beer Month, but Charlotte’s also celebrating another kind of “hop” with Easter festivities...

  • Treat Yourself: Chef's Choice Cooking Classes

    By Kaitlin SheppardIf braving the cold winter weather doesn’t strike your fancy, an indoor retreat to a home-cooked meal may be just what the doctor ordered. Not yet a chef de cuisine? Novice bakers and skilled cooks alike are welcome to attend the Chef’s Choice® cooking classes...

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