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Amaretti Cake

Tasteful Holiday Gifts

At Oil & Vinegar you’ll find a vast selection of imported olive oils and vinegars, pesto & tapenades, appetizers, marinades & sauces, dressings, mustards, salts, exotic herb mixes and more. With a host of handcrafted ceramics and culinary accessories, your purchase is guaranteed to enhance any home dining experience. No matter what the occasion, with …

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Ben and Sue Green, owners of Hendersonville’s Green Room.

The Green Room Café and Coffeehouse

by Susan Devitt Let’s start at the beginning. It’s the summer of 1988. Sue a waitress, catches the eye of Ben, a bartender. They shared food, wine, romance, and a dream of having their own place. Fast forward to 2012. And now Sue and Ben Green have a chance to make that dream a reality. …

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The wood-burning oven enhances the natural flavors 
of the restaurant’s pizzas.

Brixx Wood Fired Pizza

by Susan Devitt Asheville prides itself on restaurants, beer, locals, beer, outdoors and beer. Brixx Wood Fired Pizza fits in nicely and I’ll tell you why. A locally owned pizzeria, with a terrific brew selection, a large outdoor seating area and an incredibly original pizza menu, Brixx in south Asheville should be your next go-to …

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Bogart’s serves steaks, chicken, seafood, burgers, sandwiches, wraps, soups and salads.

Bogart’s Restaurant and Tavern

by Susan Devitt Between the Great Smoky Mountains and the Blue Ridge Mountains, lies the town of Waynesville, NC. This gem of a town is known for its epic views, scaling mountain ridges, and endless sky, as yet untouched by the onslaught of viral development of our beloved Asheville. Like Asheville, Waynesville is a destination …

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