Viewing: Valentine’s Day

Say you’ll be wine, Valentine

By on February 14, 2019

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than to head to your local winery for their specials and tastings? Grab your sweetheart and find your neighborhood winery for a night to “wine” down. If you’re looking for a night in,

Recipe: Sweet Potato Chocolate Chip Mini Muffins

By on February 8, 2018

February is a “sweet” month. Not only do we have Valentine’s Day, we also celebrate National Sweet Potato Month.  North Carolina ranks No. 1 nationally in sweet potato production and grows more than half of all sweet potatoes harvested in

Five N.C. sparkling wines to try this Valentine’s Day

By on February 7, 2018

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, now is the time to plan a romantic evening for your special someone. If you’re looking for a way to make the night extra special, try uncorking a bottle of N.C. sparkling wine. We’ve

Love is in the air at your local farmers market

By on February 11, 2016

Looking for something sweet for your special someone this Valentine’s Day? Look no further than your regional farmers market. The markets in Asheville, Colfax, Charlotte and Raleigh are open year-round, and have a great selection of special treats for your

In the Kitchen with Brian and Lisa: February Recipe Roundup

By on February 26, 2015

WRAL reporter Brian Shrader and our own Lisa Prince feature seasonal recipes in their weekly Got to Be Good Cookin’ segment using local ingredients. This month’s recipes feature fresh and delicious N.C. eggs plus a bonus Super Bowl Sunday-inspired recipe

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a fun and flirty local wine

By on February 9, 2015

Valentine’s Day is Saturday, and what better way to celebrate with your sweetheart than with a romantic dinner paired with a North Carolina wine? With more than 100 wineries to choose from, North Carolina’s wineries cater to a variety of

Kitchen Sink: A recipe that’s full of chocolatey goodness AND heart healthy too!

By on February 15, 2010

Lisa Prince, a marketing specialist and one half of the Got to Be Good Cookin’ weekly recipe segment, will join us on the blog each month with bonus recipes, cooking tips and a behind-the-scenes look at marketing N.C. agricultural products…everything and the