Piastra Restaurant with Prisoner Wines

Welcome to Piastra, located in the downtown area of Marietta where everything is buzzing any night of the week. I have been invited by Culinary Local as an ambassador for a food and wine tasting.  I arrive to this rustic building with an Italian feel.  I enter the establishment and head to the room located…

Hoyles Kitchen & Bar

Hoyle’s Kitchen and Bar is located in 1440 Roswell Rd Marietta GA is a very quaint and family friendly restaurant.  I wrote to see if they would grace me with a menu tasting, and they kindly agreed.  I arrived on a very rainy Georgia day and decided to go on a Sunday.  They are well…

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…

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…

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…

The Rye Hostess at City Winery

Welcome to City Winery and the Rye Hostess Maureen Petrosky.  Since the City Winery was built, I have wanted to enter through the doors to see what all of the talk was about.  Tonight I enter through the doors of their Speak Easy to dimmed lights, tea lights twinkling and Jack Daniels being poured.  Each…

Bar Margot & Breast Cancer Awarenes

In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness, throughout the month of October, Bar Margot in the Four Seasons Atlanta will be featuring a signature drink the ” Blush Angel”.  Made with Vodka garnished with petit roses.  Some of my Blogger friends and I decided to visit and indulge in the signature drink to support the great…