Honeybee Local Honey Beehives
July 19, 2016 Featured Food

“Beekeeping is like farming. You can do everything right but you can’t control the weather.” – Mama Jule Wright Bee Wild is less than an hour outside the perimeter and the local honey is more than worth the drive. This Southern gem is more than a purveyor of sweet nectar but also a true family establishment…. Read more »

frittata_brunch_davios
May 3, 2016 Featured Food

At Pretty Southern, we’re big fans of Davio’s Atlanta. We loved our food blogger five-course tasting at Davio’s, and were delighted to be invited for brunch. Similar to our previous dining experience, our meal started with a basket of warm focaccia bread. We also noshed on the veggie frittata with brunch potatoes. After sampling the delicious… Read more »

Classic_City_Cooking_Athens
April 28, 2016 Featured Food

Y’all know we love Athens, Ga., here at Pretty Southern. We’re die hard Dawg fans, have brunched with Hugh Acheson, and even have a UGA student blogger. All that being said, it was a treat to find out that a UGA alumni, Juanina Kocher, has authored Classic City Cooking. Juanina lives in New York City… Read more »

The Farmer Fund Saltyard Creature Comforts Beer Dinner
April 21, 2016 Food

As Captain Planet said, “By your powers combined…” big things happen to help the earth.   This Earth Day, April 22, Atlanta-based eatery Saltyard powers up with Athens-based brewery, Creature Comforts, for a beer dinner benefitting local non-profit The Farmer Fund. Atlanta’s favorite beer personality, Ale Sharpton, will be in attendance to host a raffle… Read more »

September 27, 2013 Featured Food

The management team at East Andrews in the heart of the Buckhead bar scene has taken their massive complex and transformed it into several fabulous creative concepts. In one shared space, y’all have Cellar 56, East Andrews Upstairs, Prohibition, Stout, Czar Ice Bar, the Improv Comedy Club, and now Stillhouse. It’s a welcome addition to… Read more »

April 14, 2013 Food

Most Southern salads are packed full of fatty goodness. I love pasta salads slathered Duke’s mayonnaise just as much as the next gal; but, in trying to whip my body into summer-ready shape, I’m cutting back on the fats and carbs. I took my favorite ingredients from pasta salads then combined them with cannellini (or… Read more »