Category Archives: Atlanta

Atlanta BYOB Brouhaha

Over on Creative Loafing, I’ve been tracking a back and forth exchange between the Georgia Restaurant Association (who has asserted that the city is cracking down on restaurants allowing BYOB) and the mayor’s office (who asserts that there is no … Continue reading

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Sweetwater Second Helping IPA and the Giving Kitchen

As was evident in the recent Atlanta SNOWPOCALYPSE(™), the good people of this city excel at coming together in times of need. And the story of the Giving Kitchen has been one of those amazing coming together stories that exemplifies our … Continue reading

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Whole Hog BBQ: Two Men Flipping a Pig

A little lagniappe from spending a few hours with BBQ master Rodney Scott and the Fatback Collective team on the “Rodney in Exile Tour” – Rodney and Green flipping one of the whole hogs on the mobile pit. In never-ending … Continue reading

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Decatur Package Store & Single Barrel Whiskey

I just visited Decatur Package Store for the first time today, and now I’m sad. It wasn’t the somewhat dingy exterior that led to these feelings, nor was it the mark my purchase made on my bank account. I’m sad … Continue reading

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ATL Event Alert: Whiskies of the World

I try to avoid drinking festivals. Beer fests. Bourbon fests. They tend to turn into drunk fests. I think the last one I went to was actually a Scotch festival, and that was over two years ago. Of course, it’s … Continue reading

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