Our Latest Obsessions: Scoops, Sandwiches & Shackfest

Our Latest Obsessions: Scoops, Sandwiches & Shackfest



On a recent trip to Hillsborough, we were mesmerized by Matthew’s Chocolates‘ nonpareils.


The best BLT is made with fried green tomatoes and made-in-house bacon, stuffed high with pimento cheese and paired with a side of The Pig‘s spicy green bean pickles.


Though Txotxfest was held in Durham and featured many Bull City businesses, Hillsborough (Bona Fide Sandwich Co.) and Pittsboro (Fair Game Beverage Co.) were represented!


Nothing hits the spot quite like a big scoop of Maple View cookie dough ice cream! beer-study

Beer Study‘s got new higher shelves that allows them to stock 20% more beer!


The perfect Satuday morning treat – Shackfest Tacos at Al’s Burger Shack!

Assistant Editor Laura Zolman Kirk is a Kentuckian turned Chapel Hillian and totally in love with this special slice of North Carolina.