Carolina’s Finest Awards - 2019
See who our readers voted to be the best in barbecue, Southern cookin’ and 16 other categoriesBy Leah Chester-Davis
We asked you, our readers, about your North Carolina favorites in 18 different categories ranging from athletes to wineries, and you didn’t disappoint! We found out that a few things are tried-and-true favorites, and we learned about many new things and places to check out. Locals know best!
Peruse the winners from all four categories in our inaugural Carolina’s Finest Awards.
JD's Smokehouse in Rutherford College
From mouthwatering barbecue to unique beer — taste the best NC has to offer!
Jukebox Rehab from Wintston-Salem
Read, watch, play! North Carolina's finest entertainment, as voted on by our readers.