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Chow Chow food festival in Asheville/ photo by Reese Moore Photography

Chow Chow food festival in Asheville, reviewed

Chow Chow crowned a new culinary star on the Asheville food scene: Benne on Eagle restaurant.

At Asheville’s first Stoobie Awards live event, Vivian restaurant wins big

At Asheville’s first Stoobie Awards live event, Vivian restaurant wins big

Other winners included Jane Anderson, who was named Food Person of the Year, and Chef Meherwan Irani, who was named Restaurateur of the Year.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Former head of Asheville Brewers Alliance charged with embezzlement

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Former head of Asheville Brewers Alliance charged with embezzlement

Also, Nightbell restaurant served its last meals on Sunday night, and more.

by January 28, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Nightbell restaurant to close in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Nightbell restaurant to close in Asheville

Also, Brooklyn Bro’s plans to open a new location in downtown Asheville, and more.

by January 21, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
Ambitious new Asheville culinary festival seeking sponsors, ideas

Ambitious new Asheville culinary festival seeking sponsors, ideas

The Asheville Independent Restaurants group is holding a forum on Nov. 7 to help folks know more about the new food festival.

by October 11, 2018 0 comments Asheville food and drink
Breaking down Asheville’s ambitious new food festival

Breaking down Asheville’s ambitious new food festival

One benefit of a big new Asheville food festival – drawing the attention of James Beard Award judges, who have yet to bestow an award on an Asheville food scene player.

by September 5, 2018 1 comment Asheville food and drink
Asheville culinary rock stars team up for new food festival

Asheville culinary rock stars team up for new food festival

Asheville tourism officials on Wednesday morning pledged $75,000 to festival organizers.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Curate restaurant scoops mega Food & Wine honor

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Curate restaurant scoops mega Food & Wine honor

Also, the forthcoming The Continental Lounge is hiring, and more.

by August 22, 2018 2 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New West Asheville food tour launching

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New West Asheville food tour launching

Also, a bill to change the way Asheville City Council members are elected has been filed in Raleigh, and more.

by June 15, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Four Asheville 2018 James Beard Award nominees

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Four Asheville 2018 James Beard Award nominees

Also, Larry Colemon’s Sign Shop on Haywood Road in West Asheville has been sold, and more.

by February 17, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Grail Moviehouse to screen Bourdain doc for Asheville nonprofit fundraiser

Grail Moviehouse to screen Bourdain doc for Asheville nonprofit fundraiser

Food Connection is a local nonprofit that rescues surplus prepared meals from Asheville restaurants and caterers and delivers the meals to nonprofits who feed the hungry.

by September 28, 2017 4 comments Asheville food and drink
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
EAT OF THE WEEK: Balls! (AKA Croquetas de Setas en el Estilo de Cúrate!)

EAT OF THE WEEK: Balls! (AKA Croquetas de Setas en el Estilo de Cúrate!)

I love balls! Meatballs, hushpuppies, fritters, falafel, doughnut holes… dippin’ dots… even gum balls, atomic fire balls, and other ball-shaped sweets, snacks, bites, and bits. Gimme a ball that I can put in my mouth, and I’m happy. True story,  you can ask my mom, the first word I ever said in my life: “Ball!” And yes, Wiseguy, I have[Read More…]

by March 31, 2017 0 comments Asheville food and drink, Reviews

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Curate closing temporarily for construction work

Also, the city’s development office is overwhelmed with work and limiting hours, and much more.

by March 13, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Shipt to start Asheville grocery delivery service

Also, tickets are on sale

by February 17, 2017 1 comment Asheville News
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
Ashvegas 2016 Year in Review: Bestselling books at Malaprop’s in Asheville

Ashvegas 2016 Year in Review: Bestselling books at Malaprop’s in Asheville

A local cookbook, a story about a stunt cat and much more top the lists of adult and children’s bestsellers at Malaprop’s this year.

by December 12, 2016 1 comment Asheville books, Asheville News
WIN $500 in gift certificates to celebrate East Fork Pottery opening

WIN $500 in gift certificates to celebrate East Fork Pottery opening

We’re helping our friends at East Fork Pottery celebrate the Grand Opening of their new storefront on Lexington Avenue in downtown Asheville this weekend with a special giveaway. Details below.

by November 25, 2016 0 comments Asheville business
Bread, tomato, olive oil, cheese, and micro greens.

Still Coo-Rah-Tay-zy After All these Years! Asheville’s Best: Curaté

Cúrate [coo – rah – tay] Cúrate is as Awesome as Ever, & I will Fight People Who Say Otherwise! The famous baseball figure, and hilarious quote generator Yogi Berra once said of Rigazzi’s — a popular St. Louis restaurant back in the day — “Nobody goes there anymore. It’s too crowded.” While on the surface that is an amusingly[Read More…]

by November 3, 2016 0 comments Asheville food and drink, Reviews
Food for flood relief: Asheville restaurants sign on to aid Eastern N.C.

Food for flood relief: Asheville restaurants sign on to aid Eastern N.C.

Celebrity Chef Vivian Howard, co-owner of Chef & The Farmer in Kinston, suggested the fundraiser in an email Thursday.

by October 21, 2016 0 comments Asheville food and drink, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville’s Waking Life scandal, one year later

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville’s Waking Life scandal, one year later

Also, a set of busking regulations moves to Asheville City Council for consideration, and more.

by September 28, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
11 new Asheville restaurants in the works, and 4 that just opened

11 new Asheville restaurants in the works, and 4 that just opened

White Duck Taco South, MOD Pizza, Bartaco and Asheville Tacos and Taps are just of the few of the restaurants in the works.

by September 16, 2016 11 comments Asheville food and drink, feature
Asheville eateries have cookbooks coming: Curate, Buxton Hall, Biscuit Head

Asheville eateries have cookbooks coming: Curate, Buxton Hall, Biscuit Head

The first of the three is set to be released Oct. 1.

by September 6, 2016 0 comments Asheville food and drink
Sneak peek at Curate’s restaurant expansion in Asheville

Sneak peek at Curate’s restaurant expansion in Asheville

Also, there is new seating and restaurant space at the Curate sister restaurant, Nightbell.

by August 2, 2016 0 comments Asheville food and drink
ANOTHER MONTH OF BRUNDAYS – Brunching in Asheville, part 2

ANOTHER MONTH OF BRUNDAYS – Brunching in Asheville, part 2

ANOTHER MONTH OF BRUNDAYS – by Stu Helm Hello Asheville! I am not a fancy person, but I sure do like fancy eatin’. That being said… lehhht’s braaahhhhhnnnch! To me, eating brunch is like living The Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous, which can get a little pricey, but if you play your cards right, brunch can also be a[Read More…]

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: One of Asheville’s hottest restaurants is expanding

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: One of Asheville’s hottest restaurants is expanding

Also, Asheville-area breweries were honored for using solar energy, and more.

by December 15, 2015 3 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Protesters confront Asheville artist during River Arts District Studio Stroll

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Protesters confront Asheville artist during River Arts District Studio Stroll

Also, Zagat names eight hot Asheville restaurants/bars, and much more.

by November 16, 2015 2 comments Asheville News
Stu Helm & Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans Podcast Episode 6 – “Everyone Loves Grass, Even Cows””

Stu Helm & Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans Podcast Episode 6 – “Everyone Loves Grass, Even Cows””

Hello Asheville! The sixth and latest episode of the AVL Food Fans podcast is “in the can” as they say, and it’s our best one yet! ___ As always, Chef Joe Scully from Chestnut​ and The Corner Kitchen​ is my co-host, and this time, our special guest is Jamie Ager from Hickory Nut Gap Farm​ who talks to us about happy cows[Read More…]

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Curate restaurant rumored to expand in downtown Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Curate restaurant rumored to expand in downtown Asheville

Also, a new haunted hearse tour, plans for a new Ingles grocery store on Brevard Road, a facelift for Krispy Kreme on Patton Avenue and much more.

by August 19, 2015 12 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Food & Wine names Asheville Chef Katie Button a Best New Chef of 2015

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Food & Wine names Asheville Chef Katie Button a Best New Chef of 2015

Also, CNN plans to film an Asheville coven for a documentary film this week, and more.

Stu Helm, food critic, names Asheville server, chef, restaurant of the year in 2014 Stoobies

Stu Helm, food critic, names Asheville server, chef, restaurant of the year in 2014 Stoobies

Happy New Year Asheville! Did everybody have a nice…  y’know…  whatever it is that you do or don’t celebrate around this time of year?  My Family celebrates Christmas, Festivus, and a little bit of Boxing Day.  I was raised Christian, and I still have the Christmas bug in me, and I’m all about the tree, the gift giving, the flashing[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
Could this be the year that Asheville Chef Katie Button wins a James Beard award?

Could this be the year that Asheville Chef Katie Button wins a James Beard award?

Button, a three-time nominee, was up for a Rising Star Chef of the Year award. She lost out to two other chefs, who tied for the award.

by May 5, 2014 4 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Meatout on Thursday, food bloggers headed to Asheville, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Meatout on Thursday, food bloggers headed to Asheville, more

Also, Asheville chef Katie Button is a James Beard award finalist, Buffal Nickel holds its soft opening, more.

by March 19, 2014 4 comments Asheville News
PHOTOS: Ashvegas After Dark drops in at Nightbell in downtown Asheville

PHOTOS: Ashvegas After Dark drops in at Nightbell in downtown Asheville

Check out the new Nightbell on South Lexington Avenue.

by February 21, 2014 2 comments Asheville food and drink
Eater.com: An interview with Asheville Chef Katie Button

Eater.com: An interview with Asheville Chef Katie Button

Eater.com catches up with the Curate chef to get her read on her upcoming cookbook and the new Nightbell in Asheville.

by February 13, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
PHOTOS: Ashvegas After Dark at opening of Nightbell

PHOTOS: Ashvegas After Dark at opening of Nightbell

The new bar by the owners of Curate restaurant in Asheville offers an updated take on the old speakeasy.

by February 3, 2014 3 comments Asheville food and drink
Asheville star chef Katie Button of Curate restaurant signs on for cookbook

Asheville star chef Katie Button of Curate restaurant signs on for cookbook

“The Curate Cookbook” by Chef Katie Button will show folks how to create their own tapas dishes.

UPDATED: Asheville arts council sells downtown building to Curate restaurant owners

UPDATED: Asheville arts council sells downtown building to Curate restaurant owners

The Asheville Area Arts Council is also undergoing a strategic planning process its executive director says will make it stronger.

by December 30, 2013 6 comments Asheville food and drink
Six Asheville restaurants to donate proceeds of sale of drinks/appetizers to local charities

Six Asheville restaurants to donate proceeds of sale of drinks/appetizers to local charities

Haywood Street Congregation, ABCCM and Western Carolina Rescue Ministry will benefit from the sale of a latte, wings and more.

by December 18, 2013 0 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
Introducing Stu Helm, Asheville’s Facebook Food Critic: On Curate, Chestnut, Greenlife/Whole Foods

Introducing Stu Helm, Asheville’s Facebook Food Critic: On Curate, Chestnut, Greenlife/Whole Foods

A reviewer with no particular talent other than the fact that he eats out a lot.

by October 29, 2013 21 comments Asheville food and drink
Announcement expected this week on location of Curate’s new venture in downtown Asheville

Announcement expected this week on location of Curate’s new venture in downtown Asheville

Owners of the supremely successful Curate restaurant confirmed in April that they were exploring options for another bar/restaurant. They’ve been tight-lipped since.

by August 20, 2013 10 comments Asheville food and drink
Asheville Scene: Curate owners exploring options for new venture in Asheville

Asheville Scene: Curate owners exploring options for new venture in Asheville

The owners of the hugely popular Curate have their eyes set on something new.

2013 food mentions and accolades for Asheville

2013 food mentions and accolades for Asheville

February hasn’t even ended, and we’re gotten national nods for chocolate, tapas and two top local chefs.

by February 23, 2013 2 comments Asheville food and drink
Asheville’s Curate makes GQ’s “12 Most Outstanding Restaurants of 2013” list

Asheville’s Curate makes GQ’s “12 Most Outstanding Restaurants of 2013” list

It’s only February, and our food scene is already receiving 2013 accolades.

STARTS TODAY Asheville Restaurant Week: Just say yes to the $15 lunch at Curate

STARTS TODAY Asheville Restaurant Week: Just say yes to the $15 lunch at Curate

Feb. 1-7 event lets diners explore great food at top restaurants offering $15-$30 prix fixe meals.

Southern Living: Asheville is one of South’s Tastiest Towns

Southern Living: Asheville is one of South’s Tastiest Towns

The magazine has 10 towns on its list, and wants readers to vote for their favorite.

by January 12, 2013 2 comments Asheville food and drink
Curate

Food & Wine discovers Asheville’s budding world-class food scene

Well-written, insightful article on Asheville’s food magic.

by January 9, 2013 7 comments Asheville food and drink
Asheville Chef Katie Button wins prestigious culinary competition

Asheville Chef Katie Button wins prestigious culinary competition

Button is named a top chef in this big-time cooking contest.

by December 26, 2012 4 comments Asheville food and drink