Savor: Sweet Tooth & Signature Dish

BY Amanda Thames

Signature Dish

Looking for fine casual dining with spectacular waterfront views? Bluewater-An American Grill (4 Marina Street 910-256-8500) offers one-of-a-kind front-row seating on the Intracoastal Waterway and some of the freshest most fabulous seafood on the Cape Fear Coast. Bluewaters classic crab cakes are well classic. “We use Maryland-style backfin crab meat with a curry base ” says general manager Scott Weikert. “People from Maryland say its better than what they get at home.” Served with red beans and rice and fresh seasonal vegetables Bluewaters crab cakes are even finer than the view.

Sweet Tooth

With 80 different flavors to choose from LunaPops (Landfall Center 910-256-5088) is the perfect spot with the perfect treat to cool you down on a hot summers day. Started in 2007 by Dina Mills LunaPops were an instant hit and are now available at Whole Foods a nationally renowned health food grocery store chain. LunaPops are handmade frozen popsicles created from natural ingredients making them not only delicious but good for you too! “I think people love LunaPops because theyre a generalized comfort food. People remember having popsicles during the summer as kids and now they can come back and enjoy a LunaPop with grown-up flavors that are still kid-friendly ” says Mills. Popular choices include “cookies and cream ” “sea salt caramel” and “pomegranate blueberry.” What are you waiting for? Summer is here.