Interview with Doug Smith: Whiskies of the World
Oct17

Interview with Doug Smith: Whiskies of the World

Whiskies of the World  returns to Atlanta next month… November 2nd to be exact and I am so excited to attend once again! Thank you Whiskies of the World for the VIP media pass. My entree to the event is complementary but all opinions are those of the author. If you like whisky or whiskey or bourbon – Whiskies of the World is a one-stop tasting event where you can enjoy hundreds of the darker spirits. Although I’ve...

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Interview with Raj Sabharwal: Amrut Single Malt Whisky
Oct09

Interview with Raj Sabharwal: Amrut Single Malt Whisky

Amrut Single Malt Whisky is known as the whisky made in India. One never knows where the social media path will lead in developing relationships. An ongoing Twitter friendship with the whisky expert Raj Sabharwal @whiskyraj led to a VIP media invitation to Amrut’s special Atlanta tasting & dining event – Amrut Tour America. This is a sponsored post in partnership with Armut Distilleries and Glass Revolutions Imports. The...

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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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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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John Wright, Owner, Bee Wild : A Foodpreneur Interview
May03

John Wright, Owner, Bee Wild : A Foodpreneur Interview

Recently I spent a beautiful spring afternoon at the Duluth Arts Festival. Among the art booths I spotted a a cool dude  selling honey. I made a bee line (ouch sorry!) to talk to the owner, John Wright. John graciously offered tastes of of his products and told me a little about the history of Bee Wild. The honey is from a 3rd generation Georgia family farm ~ love that one! The honey was divialicious (!) and John agreed to an...

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