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King

09/21/2017 Bull City Blogs 0

King is a big, friendly guy who loves to play! Balls, squeak toys, and romping around with other pups is so much fun for this fellow. What he would like more than anything, though, is his own family go on all sorts of adventures with. For more information about King, contact doginfo@apsofdurham.org. To view his webpage, visit apsofdurham.org/dogs/king. […]

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Weekend at a Glance: Beats, Beer and Burgers

09/21/2017 Bull City Blogs 0

Gardening Open Hours – Thursday, 3-5pm – Plant and harvest seasonal produce at Sarah P. Duke Gardens. Explore the ins and outs of watering, weeding, composting and more. Special Themed Dinner – Thursday, 5-8pm – The Nasher Museum Café presents a menu filled with the flavors of Florence, as inspired by The Medici’s Painter. To […]

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A Bottle Full of Surprises

09/19/2017 Bull City Blogs 0

For years we’ve read about Trebbiano being an innocuous grape, devoid of character, the grape of endless Italian “biancos” from all over the country. But, in the right hands, this grape can produce a wine full of flavor and surprises. Today’s example from Masciarelli, in Italy’s Abruzzo region, presents carefully selected grapes, aged in new […]

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Sophie

09/14/2017 Bull City Blogs 0

Sophie is a beautiful diluted tortoiseshell cat, looking for a new home! She is very affectionate and gives lots of kisses. She is also playful, and loves ribbon wand toys. For more information about Sophie, contact catinfo@apsofdurham.org. To view her webpage, visit apsofdurham.org/cats/sophie. Adoption fees for cats and kittens are $95. During the month of September, adoption […]

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Weekend at a Glance: Festivals, Family and Fall

09/14/2017 Bull City Blogs 0

Back Porch Music on the Lawn – Thursday 6pm – Enjoy the music of country singer Billy Strings on the interior quad of the American Tobacco Campus. The Back Porch Music on the Lawn concert series is the perfect place for a peaceful picnic with your family, friends and/or pup. Enjoy the opening performance from Whiskey Shivers […]

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Put Your Faith in This Fascinating Wine

09/13/2017 Bull City Blogs 0

Many of you are familiar with the bargain rosé produced by Mulderbosch Vineyards of South Africa. But among their other releases is a fascinating red that always receives lavish praise whenever I serve it to friends. Built on a Bordeaux model blend, “Faithful Hound” is sometimes criticized for being made by the book, and being […]

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Winston

09/07/2017 Bull City Blogs 0

This super handsome young man has the largest, most captivating eyes we’ve ever seen! They soften as he relaxes. He will need some TLC to show him he has nothing to be nervous about. You won’t regret getting to know know this special cat! For more information about Winston, contact catinfo@apsofdurham.org. To view his webpage, visit apsofdurham.org/cats/winston. […]

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Weekend at a Glance: Models, Music and a Market

09/07/2017 Bull City Blogs 0

Lost Bayou Ramblers Opener: Shamu Garçon – Thursday, 8pm – Help kick off Duke Performance’s 2017/18 season with the Lost Bayou Ramblers at The Pinhook. The Ramblers, a Cajun family band influenced by garage rock and punk, a Grammy nomination as well as a significant role in the film “Beasts of the Southern Wild.” Joining […]

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A Red That’s Sure to Tickle Your Taste Buds

09/06/2017 Bull City Blogs 0

Tempranillo is the truly great indigenous red grape of Spain. Also known as Cencibel, Ull de Llebre and Tinta del Pais, it shines in many parts of Spain besides its most famous home: Rioja. Today’s wine comes from the region of Castilla Y Leon, where one of one of Spain’s landmark wines, Vega Sicilia, is […]

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Our 8th Annual Food & Drink Issue – September 2017

09/05/2017 Bull City Blogs 0

“Ask a resident to name their favorite dish or drink in the Bull City. You’ll never get a simple answer. In fact, ask yourself. I did, and I immediately started flipping through copious mental notes and weighing one dish against another. The fact is that it is nearly impossible to name a single favorite. We […]