Posted by Andrea Weigl on October 17, 2014
Several N.C. craft brewers and at least eight wineries will be pouring samples from 2-8 p.m. daily during the fair at the Hunt Horse Arena across from Gate 8 at the corner of Trinity Road and Youth Center Drive.
Fairgoers also can purchase six-packs, growlers and bottles of wine to pickup at the horse arena or at Gate 1 on the hour from 3-8 p.m. when they leave the fair. Fairgoers can call 919-703-6673 to change their pickup time if necessary.
Here is the schedule of craft brewers who will be there:
Posted by Andrea Weigl and Martha Quillin on October 16, 2014
Fairgoers react to the new deep-fried foods at this year’s NC State Fair, including the Twinx, a Twinkie stuffed with a Twix, wrapped in bacon, and dipped in batter and deep fried.
Posted by Greg Cox on October 15, 2014
Two new restaurants coming to downtown Raleigh and Cary.
Posted by Andrea Weigl on October 14, 2014
Here’s a fun Storify recap of Twitter reaction to the new deep-fried foods at the N.C. State Fair, which were unveiled Monday at a media lunch.
Posted by Andrea Weigl on October 13, 2014
Food writer Andrea Weigl and others reacted to the first tastes of new foods at this year's NC State Fair.