Hogging North Carolina’s pork

New Bern, N.C. – Food is vital. I’m not just referring to the obvious need of nutrient ingestion to remain in good standing health-wise, I am talking about food as a part of an experience. When I planned to visit my brother now stationed outside of New Bern, North Carolina, I nominated barbecue specifically pulled-pork…

New Bern food tour part 2

I love pulled pork sandwiches. There is no need to complicate or use hyperbole because my love for them is simple and straight forward. This morning as my brother, his wife, my nephew and some of their friends and I waded through the masses of the New Bern Mum Fest I had one serious thing…

New Bern, N.C. food tour

So after Wal-mart a logical next stop was downtown for some more culture. We ate at Morgan’s Tavern and Grill in the heart of New Bern. The building is authentic old, not new and sterile trying to be old and historic. The original brick from when it was a garage in 1911 makes for a…