Philips Arena

We are at Philips Arena for a viewing and tasting at the Court side Club.  This place is fabulous.  Buzzing with a great bar and tenders of the bar who know their stuff.  The food presentation is impeccable and delicious courtesy of Executive Chef Joe Schafer. We approach the Club and before we reach the…

Vegan Butter Chicken

Welcome to the world of Vegan Indian Cooking.  One of my favorite types of food is Indian Cuisine.  About 90% of the Indian population in India are Vegetarian.  The country is filled with amazing fresh spices and vegetables.  I aspire to travel there soon to take in all that the country has to offer, and…

Season’s 52

Welcome to Season’s 52, located in Buckhead.  A very busy establishment not only on the weekends but throughout the week as well.  This comes as no surprise since the service is impeccable and the food is great.  I’m here for a media tasting with some of my blogger friends. I arrive to have my car…

Quinoa Mushroom Burgers

What exactly is a burger?  Is it beef or pork.  Does it have to be some sort of ground meat?  Well I’m going to have to say no……… What makes a burger a burger is the consistency of what you have created.  The amazing flavors that you create as well as how much you love…

Room at 12

Located on W Peachtree in the heart of Midtown Atlanta, ROOM at 12 is located in the 12 hotel.  A very quaint yet sophisticated restaurant and bar.  I was invited for a tasting and loved every minute of it. I started at the bar to enjoy a Georgia Peach Mule.  Truly a southern drink bubbling…

Vegan Acorn Squash Soup

The weather in most parts of the US right now is frightful, so I thought that sharing an amazing recipe of a vegan acorn squash soup would be ideal.  This recipe is super easy and welcoming for the family or a dinner party starter.  No one will even know that it is a vegan dish. …

My Top Restaurants Choices In Atlanta

The year is coming to an end and I have been blessed to be able to eat at several restaurants in and around Atlanta.  I thought that I would take the time to share with you which ones I would recommend.  There are restaurants that fit into everyone’s budget. With there still being time to…

Orchestra Noir Runway at the Symphony

I was so excited about attending this event.  I had never heard of Orchestra Noir until I saw a post on FB about the event that they were hosting that would include a fashion show.  I decided that I had to get there as Media and increase their presence.  After being invited as a guest,…

Vegan Stuffed Poblano’s

Prior to transitioning to becoming a vegan, I would stuff these wonderful peppers with cheeses that would burst with spices.  I still have a great love for Poblano’s and found a way to love them in my vegan world.  I hope your enjoy this recipe as much as my family did……..  Enjoy! Ingredients: Four Poblano…

Holiday Carrot Cake Cookies

Traditionally in the Wharton-Paige household we love to create Gingerbread houses and bake fresh cookies the night before Christmas.  I miss the snow from up north that usually appears a couple of days before Christmas and now that I am in Georgia we have to do what we can to give the holidays that warm…

Chez Montier

Chef Juan Montier is an amazing artist and he can burn too.  I was invited to a behind the scenes cocktail party for the up and coming TV show the Dinner Architect that will premier on AIB TV December 13th at 9:30 PM.  We are all so proud of Juan and Judith and all that…

Les Dames d’Escoffier Atlanta

Les Dames d’Escoffier is a dining and philanthropic society that was formed in 1959.  It was then known to be an all male group that would soon change in the early 1970’s when Carol Brock, Sunday food editor at the New York Daily News set out to create the first organization inspired by the Boston…