Category: Books and Information

Food Lovers’ Atlanta: The Perfect Stocking Stuffer

In case you weren’t aware, I wrote a book – Food Lovers’ Guide to Atlanta. And now, I want you to buy it. Yes, this is shameless self promotion, I...

Wine Buying Tips from a Master Sommelier

Holiday Wine Tips from Seasons 52’s Master Sommelier When it comes to holiday gift giving, it’s tempting to take the easy way out – a tie for dad, a fruitcake for...

Hal’s Kitchen Opens, Cooking School, Sandy Springs, Atlanta, GA

Last month, I was invited to a preview cooking class at Hal’s Kitchen, a new cooking school that just opened its doors in Sandy Springs. Hal’s Kitchen is...

Food Lovers’ Guide To Atlanta, Author: Me!

Earlier this year, I was approached by a publishing company, Globe Pequot Press, and asked if I was interested in writing a Food Guide book for Atlanta. I practically...

Big Green Egg Academy

Have you heard of the Big Green Egg Academy? It is the cooking school arm of the Big Green Egg empire. The Big Green Egg Company was launched in 1974. Now offered in...

Wine and Cheese Reception at The Cook’s Warehouse-Ansley Mall with Murray’s Cheese

One of the oldest and best-known cheese shop in the country, Murray’s Cheese is coming to Atlanta! There are three Murray’s Cheese specialty shops open in Kroger...

Mary Mac’s Tea Room Anniversary Party and Book Release

Sometimes us bloggers get all caught up in the latest and greatest restaurant on the scene. We flock there, and happily tweet away as we marvel at something shiny and...

Marcus Samuelsson Culinary Event, Atlanta, GA Recap

Damn, Macy’s Culinary Council puts on some good events…is what I thought after recently attending their cooking demo / meet and greet / book signing with...

15 Foods You Don’t Have to Buy Organic

The Environmental Working Group (EWG, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization) has identified 15 fruits and vegetables that are least likely to be contaminated with...

Fish2Fork Rates Best, Worst Restaurants for Sustainable Seafood

When you cook for yourself you can easily identify which seafood product has been wildly caught (sustainable) and which hasn’t. But what about when you eat out?...

Secret Recipe: Panera Bread Pudding

Recipe courtesy of RecipeSecrets.net Panera Bread Pudding with Apples, Pecans and Raisins Delight guests with this fruity bread pudding made with their signature...

Competition BBQ Secrets Book Review

Warm weather is upon us. This means the start of outdoor grilling, cook offs, contests and a favorite of many, BBQ competitions. I’ve heard that the BBQ at many...