How To Use Smoked Salt – Ideas From 19 Chefs & Foodies
Aug19

How To Use Smoked Salt – Ideas From 19 Chefs & Foodies

Question: What do you do with a gift of smoked salt from Salineras de  Maras Peru? Answer: When you’re a food blogger you reach out to your chef friends and food community pals on social media. Not surprisingly my chef food friends, including several from Food TV, graciously shared interesting, amazing and out-of-the-box ideas. There were savory suggestions, to my surprise sweet ideas and even a few for that used smoked salt...

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MasterChef Season 9 Cheat Sheet
Jul25

MasterChef Season 9 Cheat Sheet

Season 9 of MasterChef U.S. brings together a group of talented and passionate cooks. Congrats! to the producers for including fun challenges that keep us on the edge of our seats. As always, it’s been a blast live tweeting with Twitter food TV friends including @JeffHarris7 @Laneca321 @Jackster_93.  Let’s get ready for an all-new #MasterChef ! @MASTERCHEFonFOX @DivaFoodies @jackster_93 @LaNeca321 @cateskitchenfit @SheikCooks...

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Adriana Coppola, Owner, Alta Cucina Italia : A Foodpreneur Interview
Jul10

Adriana Coppola, Owner, Alta Cucina Italia : A Foodpreneur Interview

Adding vinegar to savory foods is not unusual but adding vinegar to sweet foods including ice cream was a new culinary adventure for me! I enjoyed Alta Cucina Italia balamic vinegars several years before I had the pleasure of meeting its founder Adriana Coppola. This spring, at Flavor of Georgia, I finally saw the charming woman who created the lemon balsamic vinegar and fig balsamic vinegar that I have indeed used to topped dishes of...

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2018 Taste of Conyers ~Impressions From A Judge
Jun05

2018 Taste of Conyers ~Impressions From A Judge

Last month I was excited to draw a line through an item on my Food Bucket List when I was honored to be an official judge at Taste of Conyers. This food festival celebrates the diverse, local restaurants and food entrepreneurs from this charming, small city in Georgia.  This is a sponsored post in partnership with the City of Conyers. All of the tasting were complementary, however opinions are those of the author. It was a perfect...

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Road Trip To Conyers, GA
May15

Road Trip To Conyers, GA

Recently I took a little, road trip to Conyers, GA to meet up with a few friends from the Atlanta Food & LifeStyle Bloggers’ Society (I’m honored to be the current president of this group.). The Conyers Convention and Visitors’ Bureau had kindly offered to host the AFLBS to a red carpet guided tour of this charming small city south east of Atlanta. Did you know small towns and small cities are popular...

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