• Posted OnJuly 28, 2016
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The heat is on… time for a caipirinha!

by Liz Rothaus Bertrand In case you haven’t noticed, it’s hotter than heck outside. With temperatures sizzling in the mid-90s all week here in the Carolinas and being just days away from the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, it see...

  • Posted OnNovember 4, 2016
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Ze Quest for a Great Baguette in Charlotte

by Liz Rothaus Bertrand [Reprinted with permission from CharlotteFive] Is there anything more quintessentially French than the baguette? From the traditional breakfast (slathered with butter and jam) to the post-dinner cheese course, no French meal is com...

  • Posted OnDecember 19, 2016
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Italian Christmas Food Traditions

by Teresa Perretta [Photo: Traditional Cavizungidd from my hometown.] [Reprinted with permission from myitaliandestination.com] With Christmas just around the corner, my family – like so many others both here and in Italy – is starting to ...