Here Are The 14 Dishes You Have To Eat In North Carolina Before You Die

North Carolina is a state brimming with culture. We have our own vocab, our own ways of being, and even our own special dishes that are truly ‘classic Carolina.’ If you’re a North Carolinian or just passing through, you must try these 14 dishes to get the full Carolina experience.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

North Carolina, and really the south in general, is full of interesting yet delicious food combinations. They might seem daunting to an outsider, but trust us, we have good taste! Did your favorite dishes make the list? If not, which ones should we add?