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Topsail Island’s Shaka Tacos

August 8th, 2019|Categories: Coastal, Cuisines, Featured, Mexican, Producers & Purveyors, Regions, Southeast|Tags: |

Topsail Island’s Shaka Tacos Savor local seafood at this surf shop turned taco stand in North Carolina. Story by Katie DeTar My annual spring vacation to Topsail Island, North Carolina delivers much-anticipated joys of the seaside. But during my most recent trip, the focus unexpectedly

Gas Station Eats

July 10th, 2018|Categories: Americana, Barbecue, Cuisines, Mexican, Regions, South, Southeast, Southern|Tags: |

The best Southern food isn’t always where you’d expect. While the region certainly does have its award-winning restaurants, some of the best dishes come from humble roadside eateries and even inside gas stations. While not entirely a Southern phenomenon, we’ve certainly perfected the gas station eats. And each state offers something different.