People seem to really like top ten list, so here’s one of just some of the fabulous foods that I ate around and about Asheville recently!
I was lucky enough to be invited to the media opening for a brand new catering and event space business, I loved every bite, and I have been craving it every since.
Hot Dog Season is Coming! I got super-excited and started pre-gaming with a deliciously trashy treat from Soda Fountain at Woolworth Walk!
The 2019 Asheville Mac ‘n’ Cheese Challenge featured 10 competitors, all of them among Asheville elite comfort food makers, food competition veterans, and past winners. Who won this year? The results are in!
Waterbird cures the hangries with whipped feta dip and grilled boulle from Buxton Hall Barbecue
Do I like biscuits and gravy? Yes I do. Do I want to add a piece of fried chicken to that? Well, what do you think?
As is the case every year, the judges are given no indication of who’s burger is who’s, this is a blind taste test. The entries are served on color-coded plates that match to a score sheet that the judges take notes on, and rate the competitors on a 1 – 10 scale, with 10 being best. Judges do occasionally dip into the negative numbers, but that’s rare. My scores this year went from a disappointing 3 to a perfect 10. My personal top 5, in descending order, were…
The 2018 Asheville Mac ‘n’ Cheese Challenge is underway! Dozens of nominees have been winnowed down to 10 competitors, who will go in front of 4 judges, until there is only 1 champion! On August 22nd the best mac ‘n’ cheese in Asheville will be chosen. Read all the details and meet the competitors here…