Category: Recipes

Best Mint Julep Recipe

5 Restaurants to Celebrate Mint Julep Day + Recipe

Although Mint Julep’s are thought of for Kentucky Derby Day, the actual Mint Julep Day is May 30. Here are several places to get your Mint Julep on. Davio’s...

Charred-Broccoli-Salad-Recipe

August’s Charred Broccoli Salad Recipe

When I visited New Orleans two years ago I fell in love with John Besh’s restaurants. So, I wanted to share this recipe I came across for a perfect light...

Where to Celebrate National Grilled Cheese Day + Recipe

Did you know that this Sunday, April 12 is National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day? Actually, every day should be Grilled Cheese Day IMO. What’s not to love about all...

Cakes and ale pineapple upside down cake

Cakes and Ale Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Caramel: Nonstick vegetable oil spray 1 1/4 cups (packed) dark brown sugar 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into 1-inch pieces 1/4 cup bourbon Cake: 1 medium...

Pasta Chips Product Review

The maker of Pasta Chips, a new product available in Atlanta, sent me some samples to try out and review.  As the name suggests, the chips are made from the same main...

Super Bowl Party Wings recipe

Super Bowl Recipe: Mahogany Wings

Feeds 4-6 people (Spicy) Wings · Rinse about 3lbs of chicken wings in colander under running water · Shake colander the pat dry wings using paper towel. Marinade ·...

Restaurant Recipe: Tupelo Honey Cafe’s Nutty Fried Chicken with Milk Gravy

It’s just been announced that Tupelo Honey Cafe based in Asheville, North Carolina will open a location in Atlanta. The restaurant offers scratch-made southern...

Side Dish Recipe: Cauliflower Rice

Hosting Thanksgiving dinner and looking for a non-traditional side dish that will impress? I really like this Cauliflower rice recipe. The recipe is incredibly easy to...

Restaurant Recipe: Chocolate-Juniper Cake

Today’s recipe for a rich and decadent dessert from Oxheart in Houston, Texas.  At Oxheart they take Texas’ best ingredients and cook them in a focused...

Restaurant Recipe: Cakes & Ale Coffee Cake

This old-fashioned blueberry coffee cake is moist, rich and topped with an irresistible crumb topping.  For the best flavor, make sure you use fresh blueberries....

Brussels Sprouts with Pecans and Goat Cheese Restaurant Recipe

This salad will turn anyone into a fan of Brussels sprouts.  Roasting gives the brussels sprouts a nice nutty flavor. The sweet candied pecans, Dijon dressing and goat...

National Vodka Day is October 4

The word vodka stems from the Russian word, voda, which means water. The birth date of vodka is pegged at around the 12th century. Made initially for medical purposes,...