Our State: Celebrating North Carolina

Classic Comfort

HERE’S SOMETHING about that smell: hickory wood, sweet, with a hint of something that you just can’t put your finger on. Smoke billows from beneath a black metal hood as Jimmy Anderson lifts the handle to check the meat inside. The scent is a welcoming invitation to Lefler’s Place, a white frame café on NC Highway 73, three miles outside of Mount

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Brooklyn Arts District
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