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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Diva Foodies Holiday Cookie Swap ~ Free eBook
Dec20

Diva Foodies Holiday Cookie Swap ~ Free eBook

Our Holiday Gift To YOU Diva Foodies Holiday Cookie Swap Free eBook! Over 20 Recipes from Chefs & Home Cooks We’ve met so many amazing people since launching Diva Foodies from TV chefs, home cooks, personal & restaurant chefs, foodpreneurs to people who love great food, wine & spirits! Marianne and I wanted to do something extra, extra special this holiday season to thank you for your support and friendship. Our...

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WoW = Whiskies of the World
Nov14

WoW = Whiskies of the World

WoW ~ Whiskies & Cigars & Chocolates Oh My! It must be Whiskies of the World. I’ve been looking forward to the night Whiskies of the World would make it’s way back to Atlanta and on November 4th Director Douglas Smith opened the doors again. Proceeds from the event benefited the North Atlanta Rotary Foundation. Thank you Whiskies of the World for the VIP media pass. My entree to the event was complementary and...

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Celebrate National Ice Cream Sandwich Day
Aug02

Celebrate National Ice Cream Sandwich Day

Happy National Ice Cream Sandwich Day! August 2nd is definitely a day to celebrate. Recently I received a copy of food blogger Irvin Lin’s new cookbook Marbled, Swirled And Layered. Reading cookbooks is a happy time for me (as is eating ice cream!). I especially appreciated that Irvin Lin encourages his readers to experiment with his basic recipes. In fact, he even provides suggestions. Disclaimer: This post is part of an...

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ASW™ – Licensed Whiskey Bootlegger Distillery
Oct31

ASW™ – Licensed Whiskey Bootlegger Distillery

ASW™ (American Spirit Whiskey) Distillery’s Jim Chasteen’s business card reads “Founder & Licensed Bootlegger.” Not only is it a pretty cool title but it gives us a peek into the culture of  the Atlanta craft spirits distillery. Jim and his partner Charlie Thompson do take their business seriously. The motto they live and brew by is Crafted with Character. However, there is also a sense of fun. The first...

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