Desserts on table outside.

Where to Eat Dessert in Wilmington, North Carolina

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OK – I’m going to have to follow this post with a list of Wilmington gyms and fitness centers BUT there are so many great spots in Wilmington to satisfy your sweet tooth, from donuts at the beach to elaborately decorated designer cakes. Of course the cupcake and frozen yogurt bar crazes have also hit Wilmington. So, on to the sweetness… A local favorite, Apple Annie’s Bakeshop has been in Wilmington since 1984. The family who…

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Wine grapes in the sun. Information on wineries outside of Wilmington, NC.

Wilmington Area Wineries

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North Carolina is the twelfth largest wine producing state in the US. The original wines produced in the state were from the Scuppernong variety of muscadine grapes, but today there are over 100 wineries around NC, producing wines of all types. There are a few wineries in town, and three within an hour drive of the Wilmington area, each offering tastings, tours, and unique local wines. Duplin Winery Duplin Winery, located to the North off…

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Entrance of the Copper Penny in Wilmington, NC

7 Reasons to Love The Copper Penny

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Our office is right around the corner from the Copper Penny ("the Penny") and we eat there about three times a month. Below is a list of seven reasons why we keep going back to the Cooper Penny for more: 1. Not Your Typical Pub Food - The Penny is not cheap but the food is not some bland craptastic bag of junk that went right from the freezer into the fryer and onto your...
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