Wine and Walnuts

A blog about eating, drinking, cooking and reading in the not so Deep South

Downtown Deli Delight: Wayfarer Delicatessen

Kimberly Houston | April 24, 2011

I finally made it in here after wanting to visit since last December when they opened.  Wayfarer Deli is in the teeny-tiny space at 110 South Front St. (once home to Wilmington Wine Shoppe, among other things), and I do mean tiny.  But these guys have packed a lot of goodness into such a small [...]

Press 102: Get Your Panini and Wine On

Kimberly Houston | September 28, 2010

Panini and Pommes Frites at Press 102

If you’re ever strolling in lovely downtown Wilmington some afternoon, and want to grab an inexpensive but delicious lunch, check out Press 102 inside the Hotel Tarrymore. You don’t have to actually enter the hotel; Press 102 is right off of Second Street, just past the corner of Second [...]

Dinner at Caffe Phoenix, and a Great New Meetup Group in Wilmington

Kimberly Houston | September 16, 2010

Last night I had dinner with the Meetup Group Wilmington Dining Adventurists at Caffe Phoenix, and it was grand.  There were around 40 of us, and we were accommodated graciously and efficiently.
I’m pretty excited about this group, because I can tell it’s going to be active, and offer lots of interesting and fun foodie adventures. [...]