PEACHY KEEN

The Hungry Peach is a perfect respite for peckish design enthusiasts

Rub shoulders with decorating pros at the Atlanta Decorative Arts Center’s intimate dining room

No one loves The Hungry Peach more than I do. Tucked away inside the esteemed halls of the Atlanta Decorative Arts Center (ADAC) in Buckhead, The Hungry Peach is a little bit country and a little bit rock ’n’ roll—just […]

PERSEVERANCE [ WITH A SIDE OF PIE ]

Amanda Wilbanks, the founder of Southern Baked Pie Company, was so determined to make her business work, she once called 911 to secure a booth at a food festival.

The Southern belle learned that sort of perseverance working in sales before learning to bake from her mother-in-law. “[Being in sales] taught me not to fear rejection,” she says. “When I started Southern Baked Pie in 2012, I […]

THE SECRET IS THE SWIZZLE

With the arrival of rising temperatures, it’s time to add a swizzle to your repertoire.

Inspired by the changing of the seasons, Atlas’ My Secret Answer swizzle is a treat for the senses.

It may sound like a hot new dance move, but swizzles are actually a class of cocktail named for the manner in which the drink is mixed rather than its ingredients. Essentially, […]

FOOD NEWS – MAY 2018

Make your morning memorable at Pour. AM.

 Breakfast has arrived in Brookhaven, thanks to Pour. AM, from the folks at Pour. Kitchen + Bar. Stop in for a cup of joe from Rev Coffee Roasters, pastries from Alon’s and made-to-order breakfast burritos. Pour also hopes to serve as a community meet-up spot and place where professionals can work. pourwinebrookhaven.com 

An outpost of […]

TREATS FOR THAT SPECIAL LADY

EDIBLE GIFTS TO GIVE FOR A TASTY MOTHER’S DAY

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How do you plan on treating the woman who gave you life on Mother’s Day? We have some delicious ideas to inspire you.

Swing by Lucy’s Market and grab a “Georgia Grown” basket with cheese straws, extra-virgin olive oil, raw honeycomb, peach jam and other goodies. lucysmarket.com 

Mae’s […]

GOOD KARMA

A NEW OPTION FOR FRESH, ALLERGY-FREE DINING

Farm-to-table dining isn’t a new idea, but it’s one that’s often relegated to higher-end restaurants. Lately, a wave of fast-casual restaurants specializing in fresh, healthy cuisine has sprung up in Atlanta. The latest is KarmaFarm, which bills itself as “a modern meat and three.” Set to open this month, KarmaFarm offers gluten-free, dairy-free, nut-free dining with an emphasis on seasonal, […]

FEATURED RESTAURANTS – MARCH / APRIL 2018

A sampling of great eats in and around Buckhead

The shareable small plates at Cabo Cantina encourage sampling.

10 DEGREES SOUTH

After 15 years on the scene, this Roswell Road establishment is a highly original destination where food and wine from the tip of the Southern Hemisphere are celebrated with flair. Before we could pose the server with a query on the peri-peri, we got the […]

BUON APPETITO, BUCKHEAD

Dining in or out, Storico Fresco delivers a taste of Italy

Storico Fresco’s tagliatelle alla Bolognese may be one of the finest Bolognese ragus this side of the Atlantic

There is much I want to say about Storico Fresco Alimentari. Like a secret admirer, I’ve been watching it from a distance since it arrived at the Buckhead Exchange in 2016, waiting to see how it […]

FROM WAFFLE HOUSE TO WATERSHED

Chef Zeb Stevenson tells it like it is

Stevenson doesn’t own a television and has never watched Game of Thrones.

Being a chef is a lot of work,” says Zeb Stevenson, executive chef at Watershed on Peachtree, the acclaimed Buckhead eatery known for its upscale Southern cuisine. Stevenson, 42, has never been one to sugarcoat things. But his honesty is one of the reasons people […]

WHAT’S COOKING

Ever wanted to peer into your neighbors’ kitchens and check out their setups?

You’ll have that chance at The Junior League of Atlanta’s 21st Annual Tour of Kitchens March 24 and 25. You can feast your eyes on stunning, recently renovated kitchens in homes throughout Buckhead and Sandy Springs. Best of all, each home is partnered with a local chef who will perform cooking demos and serve […]