SUMMER, DISTILLED

Looking for something smooth to sip on this summer?

Try the Peach State’s own Richland Rum, available at many of your favorite Buckhead bars and restaurants, including Canoe, Holeman and Finch and the InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta. A recent partnership with Fifth Group Restaurants will add even more locations. Not only is this top-notch “sipping rum” created in Georgia, it’s America’s only single-estate rum distillery. Single-estate means they’re […]

FOOD NEWS – JULY 2017

Diners at Le Bilboquet, the classic French bistro located in The Shops Buckhead Atlanta, will be seeing a fresh new face pouring wine these days.

Dennis Wood has joined the restaurant as sommelier, wine director and assistant general manager. Wood has overseen the wine lists at numerous area establishments, including Chops and Chops Lobster Bar.

Le Bilboquet
3035 Peachtree Road N.E.
Atlanta 30305
404.869.9944
lebilboquetatlanta.com

Echoing what many local […]

COOKING UP A BOOK

YEARS IN THE MAKING, PANO KARATASSOS’ COOKBOOK WILL HIT STANDS IN 2018

“We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect,” said famed writer Anaïs Nin. These words were taken to heart by Culinary Director of the Buckhead Life Restaurant Group and Kyma Executive Chef Pano Karatassos as he embarked on his new still-unnamed cookbook project focusing on Greek-inspired cuisine that is set to […]

SETTING THE SCENE

People obviously go to a restaurant for the food, but its decor and atmosphere play a big role in the overall dining experience, too.

Local restaurant designer Bill Johnson put the sizzle in steakhouse at Kaiser’s Chophouse.

Bill Johnson, associate principal at hospitality design firm The Johnson Studio at Cooper Carry, explains how he approached the design of Kaiser’s Chophouse, a new steakhouse in Sandy […]

CHICKEN SALAD, ANYONE?

Set to open on Roswell Road in Buckhead this month, Chicken Salad Chick specializes in—you guessed it—chicken salad.

Chicken Salad Chick’s yummy Chick Trio.

There are 12 different flavors, in fact, with names such as Olivia’s Old South, Cranberry Kelli and Jalapeno Holly. The Classic Carol is the recipe that started it all back in 2008, when Chicken Salad Chick founder Stacy Brown was forced […]

WE’LL DRINK TO THAT

What better way to beat the heat than with a Popsicle? Make that a Popsicle cocktail.

Chill out with Whiskey Blue’s seasonal Popsicle-themed Star Spangled Martini

On Memorial Day, Whiskey Blue, the popular rooftop bar at the W Atlanta-Buckhead hotel, debuted its Boozy Poptail Series, consisting of three tasty adult beverages topped with a refreshing frozen treat on a stick. Available through June 5 is […]

FOOD NEWS – MAY 2017

Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse has named a new chef to helm its restaurant at Phipps Plaza.

Matthew Rosekrans (right) is executive chef and has worked previously at Pricci, Blackberry Farm, Chattahoochee Country Club and the Georgia World Congress Center. Before taking on a new role at Davio’s, Rosekrans was executive sous chef at the Georgia Dome.

Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse
3500 Peachtree Road
Atlanta 30326
404.844.4810
davios.com/atl

A second location of […]

SATURDAY BRUNCHING

Don’t wait until Sunday when you can have one of the city’s best brunches on Saturday

If you’re a fan of Local Three Kitchen & Bar’s Sunday brunch, get in line—literally. The much-loved brunch is served buffet style, with guests weaving through the restaurant’s 6,000-square-foot kitchen while they chat with chefs and pile on their plates. It’s been a staple on Atlantans’ Sunday schedule since it debuted […]

FROM FARMERS TO SENIORS

If you don’t already get your produce from the Peachtree Road Farmers Market, we’ve got another reason why you should.

The hugely popular market at The Cathedral of St. Philip just opened for its 11th year in April and is the largest producer-only farmers market in the state. That means everyone there grew or raised the food they sell. But what many of them can’t sell to […]

FOOD NEWS – MARCH 2017

Eclipse di Luna Buckhead celebrated 20 years in Atlanta on Jan. 29.

Eclipse di Luna
764 Miami Circle, No. 138
Atlanta 30324
404.846.0449
eclipsediluna.net

Sweet Hut Bakery & Cafe, an Asian-inspired desserts bakery, will open in April at Lenox Square’s Fashion Café.

Sweet Hut Bakery & Cafe
Lenox Square Mall
3393 Peachtree Road
Atlanta 30326
sweethutbakery.com

Hobnob Neighborhood Tavern is scheduled to open a second location in Town Brookhaven in May.

Hobnob Neighborhood Tavern