Enjoy Local Gifts from The Blackbird, Blue Ridge Bakery, Dandelion, and Kandi’s Cakes & Bake Shop
Asheville: Your Choice of Dessert at The Blackbird
Don’t miss out on the delicious dessert menu at The Blackbird Restaurant! Your sweet tooth will thank you.
About The Blackbird
The Blackbird’s goal is to delight guests with cooking grounded in the traditions and ingredients of the Carolinas. They have created an affordable and vibrant menu dubbed “Modern Southern” with a nod to tradition. The menu features seasonal items from local farmers, fresh catches from the coast of the Carolinas, incredible local microbrews, specialty cocktails, and great wines from the Americas. The Blackbird’s award-winning food, desserts, and prompt service will impress you every time.
Brunch: Saturday –Sunday: 9:00AM–2:30PM
Lunch: Monday–Friday: 11:30AM–2:30PM
Dinner: Sunday–Thursday: 5:00–10:00PM
47 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville | (828) 254-2502 | theblackbirdrestaurant.com
Brevard: A Sandwich and a Side at Blue Ridge Bakery
Skip packing a lunch, and enjoy a sandwich and a side from Blue Ridge Bakery!
About Blue Ridge Bakery
You always feel welcome at Blue Ridge Bakery! Their cakes, pies, cookies, pastries, and lunches are made fresh daily using regional home-style recipes and local natural ingredients. From running a catering restaurant in Charlotte to fulfilling their dream of living in the WNC mountains, this is your place to buy a really good, from-scratch, decorated-to-your-specifications cake for a birthday or other special occasion. Find them on Main Street, across the street from the Coed Movie Theater and Harris Ace Hardware.
86 W Main Street, Brevard | (828) 883-8444 | blueridgebakery.com
Hendersonville: Breakfast Sandwich and Side of Fruit at Dandelion
Start the day off on the right foot by picking up breakfast from Dandelion! It’s a good way to have a great meal and give something back in return.
Dandelion is a local eatery that is part of Safelight, Inc. The restaurant serves as the cornerstone of Safelight’s job training program. The internship program provides job training for survivors of violence and provides an educational and supportive environment for those who may be at risk. These internships help create financial stability for trauma survivors while building workforce development within our community.
127 5th Avenue W, Hendersonville | (828) 595-9365 | https://www.safelightfamily.org/dandelion.htm
Waynesville: A Half-Dozen Cookies at Kandi’s Cakes & Bake Shop
Pick up a half-dozen cookies from Kandi’s Cakes! They’re perfect for dipping in hot chocolate or just enjoying on their own. Yum!
About Kandi’s Cakes & Bake Shop
The award-winning Kandi’s Cakes & Bake Shop offers simple traditional goodness! From cookies and cream horns to hand-decorated wedding cakes, these mouth-watering baked goodies will have you coming back for more. Come taste the difference!
200 S Main Street, Waynesville | (828) 246-0180 | kandiscakesandbakeshop.com
Are these great gifts for real?:
They sure are! Beverly-Hanks, REALTORSⓇ partners each month with LoLo to send you gifts to local independent businesses in the community.
Our Thank Local program is our way of giving back to clients by introducing you to the many independently owned businesses, restaurants, and nonprofits across the region. Simply by being a member of your Beverly-Hanks agent’s email list, you can take advantage of exclusive LoLo offers from some of our favorite merchants, restaurants, and more. You’ll receive an email on the first week of the month with a gift in your local market. Using your local gift is easy! Learn how to redeem your gift.
Not on the Beverly-Hanks email list? Ask your Beverly-Hanks agent for more information and to sign you up for exclusive local offers each month.