January 16, 2017

About Elizabeth Weigand

Elizabeth Weigand is a food writer, living in Raleigh, whose articles about food, travel and design have appeared in national and regional magazines and newspapers for two decades. She grew up on a tobacco farm in NC, and is married with three good-cooking daughters, two dogs and too many squirrels. Other than food, she loves sailing on the coast of NC and the Caribbean, scuba diving, hiking, and especially travel to France, Central America, and wherever she can go.

Elizabeth's blog Carolina Foodie is all about food with attitude, slow and Southern. Visit farmers markets & festivals, catch fresh seafood, chat with chefs, farmers and producers from all over NC/SC/VA. What to do with local, seasonal foods? Try Carolina Foodie's recipes.


by Elizabeth Weigand Elizabeth Weigand is one of my favorite food writers. She's so good at what she does that I can darn near taste whatever she's writing about as well as exploring the culture and lore behind it. I was so excited when she agreed to let us use a blog post she wrote on Shrimp and Grits Outer Banks-style back in September 27, 2012. If this doesn't have you running out for a bowl, I don't know what … [Read more...]