Taste Carolina has introduced thousands of locals and visitors to North Carolina's historic cities through food on food tours since 2009. Newly launched city boxes include carefully selected tastings from a sampling of downtown restaurants and food shops. Tours, events, boxes, city tours, virtual chef demonstrations, online artisan classes, gift baskets, and gift cards show off North Carolina's historic cities and incredible culinary talent.
City boxes include dishes, tastes, treats, and drinks from multiple downtown restaurants and artisans. There's so much good food to replace a weekend grocery list, serve as a special celebration or gift, or become a culinary journey at home. Contactless pickup and delivery available
Delectable specialties from 7+ downtown restaurants and shops with some reheating required. Available on Saturdays for pickup at scheduled downtown location or delivered in cooler bags. Special bulk orders available during the week by request.
Delicious specialties from 7+ downtown restaurants and shops with some reheating required. Pick up on Saturdays at scheduled location or local delivery in cooler bags. Special bulk orders available for pickup or delivery on weekdays.
A sampling of deliciousness from 7+ downtown restaurants and shops with some reheating required. Available for pickup on Saturdays at scheduled downtown location or delivery in cooler bags. Weekday bulk ordering available.
A bountiful and tasty sampling from 6 downtown restaurants and shops. No reheating required; perfect for picnics! Available for pickup on Saturdays at scheduled downtown location or delivery in cooler bags. Weekday bulk ordering available.
A bountiful and tasty sampling from 5+ downtown restaurants and shops with some reheating required. Available for pickup on Saturdays at scheduled downtown location or delivery in cooler bags. Weekday bulk ordering available.
Treat your team while supporting downtown restaurants and small businesses. Available for pickup downtown, pickup at your office parking lot, or delivery. Taste Carolina can also pair the boxes with a virtual team-building event or city tour.
Enjoy locally made artisan goods. Available for pickup, delivery, or shipped.
Choose your favorite color and style. Prices include shipping!
Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tours Gift Certificates
Taste Carolina tours take place in nine North Carolina cities.
Restaurant Gift Card Bouquets
Customized "bouquets" of local restaurant gift cards.
Meet the makers of locally made artisan goods. This class meets once a week for five weeks. Come together online to learn and chat about food, drink, and local goods. Enjoy a demonstration each week by a different artisan! Boxes of each artisan's goods is included in the class price and available for pickup, delivery, or shipped.
Hands-on chef demonstrations give everyone a chance to talk, cook, and learn. The chef or artisan will join live for a recipe demonstration and to answer questions. This is a fun way to bond over creating a delicious dish or the perfect pour. Ingredients or ingredients lists are included. Chef demonstrations are available for parties, corporate groups, families, and other private groups.
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Eclectic architecture plus revolutionary war, civil war, and civil rights history.
Arts and music communities, amazing architecture, and fascinating history.
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Learn about the city's 1700's founding and find out why it's such a popular destination.
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