Moon festival to welcome fall on Ocracoke

The Moonraker Tea Shop will celebrate the Chinese Moon Festival on Sept. 21, a full moon night. The shop will offer traditional Chinese moon cakes...

Henry’s bread pudding: an accidental discovery

By Henry Schliff and Grace West If you’re looking for a way to use leftover bread while creating a sweet treat for breakfast or dessert,...

Fig classes to be held on Ocracoke

Hyde County’s Family and Consumer Sciences Extension agent, CatieJo Black, will teach two fresh fig cooking classes on Ocracoke Aug. 1 and 2 in...

Henry’s Kitchen: Fresh tuna

August 2013 By Henry  Schliff For many years tuna has been second only to shrimp as America’s favorite seafood but most people bought it in a...

Clam chowder at waterfowl festival will benefit Ocracoke Child Care

Clam chowder will be on the menu during the Ocracoke Waterfowl Festival Saturday, April 20, as the Clam Chowder Cook-off is revived.The seafood specialty will be available in the all-purpose room of the Ocracoke School gym and island cooks will try their hands at creating traditional and non-traditional soups.

Health and Wellness: Chocolate, a health food?

October 2013 By TL Grace West Those of us who adore chocolate are pleased with more and more re­search showing health benefits of eating chocolate: especially...

Pre-Christmas feast tomorrow at the Berkley Barn

The Ocracoke community is invited to a special post-church feast that fits right into the Ocracoke seafood milieu tomorrow (Sunday) at the Berkley Barn.

Ocracoke Seafood Festival Aug. 31 to benefit Ocracoke Health Center

To read about the Ocracoke Health Center, click here.  Volunteers and staff are hosting the first annual “Ocracoke Seafood Festival Health Center Benefit” on Saturday,...

Ocracoke Fig Festival starts today through Saturday

The 9th annual Ocracoke Fig Festival begins tomorrow afternoon (Aug. 4) with a sold out dinner with guest Restaurateur and Chef Ricky Moore, of...

Ocracoke Fig Festival roars back after pandemic pause

By Richard TaylorSee slide show at the end. The charm of PBS celebrity chef Vivian Howard, participation by numerous fig-themed vendors, record entries in the...