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With its deep agricultural roots, North Carolina offers a world-class bounty of handcrafted gourmet foods. NC MADE was founded on the belief that these artisanal foods should be available in beautiful packages that you'd be proud to send as gifts.

Our goals are to foster appreciation of handcrafted foods within the great state of North Carolina and to gain national attention for NC's thriving food economy. From Wilmington to Raleigh to Asheville, we travel the state tasting products and selecting the best our state has to offer. 

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Recipe: Sweet Potato Snacking Cake

Sweet Potato Spice Snacking Cake with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

The glorious sweet potato! North Carolina is one of the most prolific producers of this absurdly versatile tuber, so we created a dessert to celebrate its divine wonder -- here's our most requested recipe!

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NC Made Guide: 5 Best Swimming Holes in NC

Sennett Hole aka Turtle Hole

There are loads of hidden quarries and waterfalls tucked all over North Carolina -- we've rounded up our top 5 with suggestions on where to stop for a bite to eat while you're at it. 

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NC Made Cookbook Club: A Baker's Year

NC Made Cookbook Club: Bakers Year

The newest chapter in the NC Made Cookbook Club saga had us flipping through the flour-dusted pages of Tara Jensen's beautiful cookbook/memoir A Baker's Year with eager eyes and watery mouths. 

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