Oct. 3, 2012. Best Dish N.C. winners were announced recently, and those winners include three restaurants from Watauga County. Vidalia, Rowland’s at Westglow Resort and Crippen’s Country Inn and Restaurant were among the best dishes from across the state.
July 19, 2012. One can’t-miss sign of summer? Bold berries—from nearly-black blackberries to blue-hued blueberries to rosy-red raspberries—which are popping up now at area farmers tailgate markets and on the menus of Appalachian Grown™ partner restaurants. All get the focus this month in ASAP’s Get Local initiative, which spotlights seasonal local foods.