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July 17 ~ National Peach Ice Cream Day

It’s July 17th, and that means it’s hot in South Carolina.

But we are in luck, because it is National Peach Ice Cream Day and there is no better place to get a scoop of frozen creamy … peachy sweetness than the Palmetto State.

While Georgia may be the first state to come to mind when we think of peaches, 20 states produce peaches commercially.

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July 13 ~ National French Fry Day

 

Today is July 13th and if you love the Potato this days just for you, because today is National French Fries Day and we would like to offer an homage to a quintessentially American dish.

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Mac-n-Cheese Off ~ Bulldog Beer & Wine ~ Charlotte

Checkout the Ballast Point Brewery Mac-n-Cheese off at Bulldog Beer & Wine Dilworth at 7PM on Thursday, October 20.

Make a batch of your favorite Mac ‘n’ Cheese using one type of Ballast Point’s beer in the recipe. The contest is limited to first 10 participants that register. To register send an email to fortnc@gmail.com

Ballast Point’s Cinnamon Raisin Commodore American Stout and Mocha Marlin Porter wirh Coffee and Chocolate will be released and on tap for the event.

Bites – It’s All in the Name: Kid Cashew Restaurant ~ Charlotte, NC

If the name Kid Cashew confuses you, don’t fret. I asked one of the staff about where this unique moniker came from and found out that this Greek / Mediterranean restaurant’s name has a story.

Names aside, this is a fanatic restaurant with some of the most friendly staff you’ll find anywhere in Charlotte.

 

Kid Cashew Restaurant: 1608 East Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28203