Category Archives: Atlanta

Atlanta Coffee Hunting (the outtakes)

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Atlanta’s newest coffee shops are an attractive bunch. I recently wrote a quick roundup of all the notable newcomers from the past year for Creative Loafing, and had plenty of interesting outtakes from my Atlanta coffee hunt, as well. Brash Coffee (above) … Continue reading

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Atlanta Restaurants: In Praise of Being Bold

There is something magical happening right now on the Atlanta restaurant scene. I’m not talking about the impressive numbers of new restaurants opening up on a seemingly weekly basis – though the numbers are indeed impressive. And I’m not talking … Continue reading

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What do you get when you mix Georgia pecan nut milk and South Carolina coffee rum?

I wasn’t planning on having my day shot to hell. But then the nut milk delivery lady showed up. That’s right, I said nut milk. delivery. lady. She handed over the frosty glass jar of her sweet Georgia pecan nut … Continue reading

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The State of Georgia Distilleries

The first legit Georgia spirits I ever tasted were from Thirteenth Colony, down in Americus – a vodka, a gin, a young corn whiskey. This was five years ago. At the time, Thirteenth Colony was one of the few craft spirits … Continue reading

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Old Fourth Distillery and the history of Atlanta booze

“Atlanta’s distillery.” Right now, it’s true. Old Fourth Distillery IS Atlanta’s distillery – the first legal one we’ve had in more than a hundred years. Back in the day, before Prohibition, Atlanta was by all accounts a booming whiskey town. … Continue reading

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