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Asheville Sandwich Report: Around the World & Home Again in Asheville, NC

Asheville Sandwich Report: Around the World & Home Again in Asheville, NC

I may have overdid it on the sandwiches… Now that I write a sandwich report every month, I might be perhaps going a li’l cray-cray on the sandwich consumption. Everywhere I go, no matter how fancy or mundane the establishment, I’m like, “Gotta getta sandwich.” Cúrate: Gotta getta sandwich. Food truck at Foundy: Gotta getta sandwich. Pete’s Pies, where I[Read More…]

by May 19, 2017 0 comments Asheville food and drink, Reviews
Asheville Restaurant Week, set for Jan. 17-26, celebrates local eateries

Asheville Restaurant Week, set for Jan. 17-26, celebrates local eateries

Participating restaurants will set fixed price menus for lunch and dinner.

by January 11, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Best of Asheville – The 2015 Stoobie Awards – Part Two

Best of Asheville – The 2015 Stoobie Awards – Part Two

Hello Asheville! Sacre bleu, c’est la Stoobies part deux! If you haven’t read part one yet you can do that HERE, and if you don’t know what the Stoobie Awards are… yeah, it’s all explained in part one and I don’t feel like repeating it here, so either go read that, or figure it out along the way. It’s not[Read More…]

Stu Helm: Food Fan, on coffee, coffee, coffee, and men in Asheville

Stu Helm: Food Fan, on coffee, coffee, coffee, and men in Asheville

Stu goes off on coffee. As usual, beware the liberal use of four-letter words.

VIDEO Food Fans Habibi Artisanal Baklava: Sweet Eats for a Good Cause

VIDEO Food Fans Habibi Artisanal Baklava: Sweet Eats for a Good Cause

I visit with Jennifer MacDonald from Habibi Artisanal Baklava, and Aimee Diaz from Bomba Cafe in Pack Sq., Downtown Asheville. Jennifer explains how profits from sales of her amazing baklava go to a non-profit that provides baskets of toys to refugee children in Lebanon… Part 1 – Meeting Jennifer, hearing the story of Habibi Baklava… _ Part2 – Meeting Aimee and tasting[Read More…]

Stu Helm, Food Critic, awards 2014 Stoobies to Asheville hot coffee, sammie, late night small bite

Stu Helm, Food Critic, awards 2014 Stoobies to Asheville hot coffee, sammie, late night small bite

As usual, beware the liberal sprinkling of four-letter words as Stu names winners in three Stoobie categories this week.

by November 21, 2014 4 comments Asheville food and drink
Stu Helm, food critic, on Bomba, Ben’s Penny Mart, French Broad Food Co-op in Asheville

Stu Helm, food critic, on Bomba, Ben’s Penny Mart, French Broad Food Co-op in Asheville

Stu is pumped that Bomba might extend its hours, and he can’t get enough of “the unapologetic hippie vibe” at the co-op. Beware Stu’s f-bombs.

by September 26, 2014 5 comments Asheville food and drink
Stu Helm, Asheville’s Facebook Food Critic, announces first-ever Stoobie Awards

Stu Helm, Asheville’s Facebook Food Critic, announces first-ever Stoobie Awards

Stu gives it up for best, coffee, pizza, pastries and more, but don’t read this if you’re offended by vulgarity. Stu likes F-bombs as much as he does a reuben done right.

by December 9, 2013 14 comments Asheville food and drink
Bomba: New downtown bar, eatery and lounge is open

Bomba: New downtown bar, eatery and lounge is open

Next door to Salsa’s downtown, Bomba is open for breakfast, lunch and late night.

by November 3, 2012 1 comment Asheville food and drink

Bomba, a new downtown Asheville bar, to open next week

Bomba is Hector Diaz’s latest venture on Pack Square.

by October 17, 2012 0 comments Asheville food and drink