Category: Healthy

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Emory Point: A Vegetarian’s Delight

The newly opened Emory Point offers a terrific shopping and dining destination for the Emory / Druid Hills folks. Earlier this month, I was able to go on a food tour,...

True Food Kitchen Lenox Mall, Atlanta, GA Preview

With eight locations in other parts of the country, True Food Kitchen opened in the super chaotic Lenox Mall last month. The first True Food Kitchen restaurant in...

Chow Bing Opens Buckhead Location

I was first introduced to Gary Lin’s fast casual concept, Chow Bing, a couple years ago. His first Chow Bing was located downtown in the Pencil Factory lofts, but...

Hold the Meat: 3 Vegetarian Restaurant Dishes I Love

I love meeting new foodies and breaking bread together. One of the funniest moments I had when meeting a new foodie friend was over pizza at Ammazza. As I stuffed a...

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...

Brasstown Beef Farm Tour and Picnic

You may not be familair with Brasstown Beef, but you’ve probably tasted their beef or pork if you’ve eaten at some of the higher end restaurants in Atlanta....

First Impressions -Yum Bunz: Dim Sum

Yum Bunz is the new venture of Miso Izakaya’s Guy Wong. The menu is simple featuring bowls, dumplings and of course, buns. They pride themselves on being a healthy...

Garlic Scapes: My New Favorite Ingredient

How have I never heard of Garlic Scapes before? They are fantastic! Garlic Scapes are the stems of the garlic that grow above ground and soak up the sunshine. I feel...

Chow Bing: Fast Casual Chinese in Old Fourth Ward, Atlanta, GA

Usually I hear the words “healthy” and “restaurant” together and roll my eyes. The two words often mean, bland, boring food. So, it was a good...

Kimchee and Kale at CPK

California Pizza Kitchen just introduced two new seasonal menu items – Spicy Korean Barbecue Pizza and Spring Market Vegetable Salad – available in all restaurants...

Bison Burgers Now at Counter Burger

The Counter Burger, located in Roswell, has added Bison Burgers to the menu. These bison burgers are made from certified organic bison that are 100% grass fed and...

2013 Marcus Samuelsson Cooking Demo at Macy’s Atlanta

I didn’t think I’d learn anything more from another Marcus Samuelsson cooking demo. I’d seen him a couple of years ago, but yet I attended the latest...