Kim Alexander

Come Hungry to the 6th Annual Pepper Fest

The first rule of the annual early Autumn event is “Come hungry!” With more than thirty participating chefs/restaurants and beverage makers to sample at this year’s Pepper Festival, that rule seems very appropriate. A fest that began in 2008 as an informal gathering of friends and family sampling different varieties of sweet bell-shaped peppers along with a few prepared dishes from Angelina’s Kitchen has grown in both size and scope. The event quickly outgrew the capacity of its original location on Lorax Lane in Pittsboro, where one finds The Abundance Foundation. This year Boulder Park in Chapel Hill’s Briar...

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