With more than 120 local shops and restaurants to browse in downtown alone, Winston-Salem’s local maker community has mastered the art of handmade holiday gift giving. Now you can too.
For local roasters and dedicated coffee drinkers in Winston-Salem, coffee is life. We caught up with java masters from three of our beloved coffee shops—Krankies Coffee, Footnote, and Twin City Hive—to learn about their roasting techniques, find out how to perfect a home-brew, and discover must-try menu items for your next visit.
Husband-and-wife duo, self-proclaimed “farm nerds,” and certified beekeepers Drew and Claire Parrish are hitting the reset button on Claire’s 150-year-old family farm. Find out how this resourceful Winston-Salem couple is blending agriculture with wellness. (And get a farm-friendly recipe to try at home from Winston-Salem chef and NC Chef of the Year, Travis Myers!)
Walking through Winston-Salem’s art-filled downtown, you can’t help but notice the craftsmanship, the individuality, and the attention to detail evident in every charming shop. Grab a coffee at Twin City Hive or meet some friends at Dogwood Hops and Crops, and you can’t help but feel the good vibes. It extends beyond what’s on the table where good friends gather and great food is served.