Category Archives: Atlanta

The coffee stand at Star Provisions

A cold and cloudy Saturday morning, 9:47AM, and I was looking for duck fat. The main shop at Star Provisions hadn’t yet opened, so I was left out in the cold. Luckily, the little coffee stand tucked off in the corner opens … Continue reading

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Taproom Coffee, Atlanta

Here’s the short story – there are three things you need to know about Taproom Coffee in Kirkwood: Jonathan Pascual. Counter Culture Coffee. Craft Beer. That’s it. Go. Of course, there’s a long version to that story as well. Starting … Continue reading

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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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