Empire State South
June 16, 2015 Food & Drink

When it comes to dining in the the South, it’s the Northern transplants who are shaping the restaurant scene. Perhaps chefs simply fall in love with the simple art of Southern food because they know of the bounty our land provides. Hugh Acheson knows this love to be true. A group of food bloggers recently… Read more »

Grain Bar Midtown Atlanta
June 3, 2015 Food & Drink

Grain is my new favorite happy hour spot in Midtown. I loved the old space (previously occupied by Mid City Lounge) and the cool decor and patio are a great place to wind down after a busy day. The cocktail menu here is top notch. Grain even offers Mint Juleps and Old Fashioneds on draft!… Read more »

Clyde May's Southern Whiskey
May 15, 2015 Food & Drink

Did y’all know that Alabama has an official state whiskey? In 2004, the State of Alabama designated Clyde May’s Conecuh Ridge Alabama Style Whiskey as the “official state spirit.” The story behind the founding of Clyde May’s Whiskey is about as Southern as it gets. After serving in World War II, legend has it that… Read more »

Wine Horseradish Grill Atlanta
May 3, 2015 Food & Drink

Pretty Southern was privileged to attend a brown bag wine tasting on the patio at Horseradish Grill. This event featured three different varieties ranging in price from $20 to $150 a bottle. The catch is, we didn’t know which wine we were drinking! All the wine was served in brown paper bags. Check out our… Read more »

Tex's Tacos Food Truck Atlanta
April 27, 2015 Featured Food & Drink

Earlier this year, Pretty Southern received an email from Katherine Kimbrell – one of the masterminds behind Atlanta’s tasty food truck, Tex’s Tacos. She asked if we would be willing to do a story about her business on Pretty Southern. The Tex’s Tacos team happily agreed to set up a tasting for The Atlanta Food… Read more »

Chama Gaucha Atlanta
April 22, 2015 Food & Drink

Buckhead has a new hotspot bringing the heat, meat, and sweet treats. Chama Gaucha is a much needed addition to Atlanta’s fine dining scene. No offense to other Brazilian steakhouses, but the whole experience at Chama Gaucha is 5 stars from start to finish. “We are delighted to join Atlanta’s vibrant culinary market” said general… Read more »