Tag Archives: Recipes

This Fried Chicken Is the Easiest, and Best, I’ve Ever Made

Source: Grub Street NY

I’ve made fried chicken for as long as I’ve been cooking, but I might go five years without making it. I began with a Paula Peck recipe that contained cinnamon in the coating — not bad, I still do that occasionally — and cooked the chicken mostly covered. …

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Cool down this summer with watermelon pizza delivered to your door

Source: Atlanta Magazine

Summertime is heating up in Atlanta—school is out, days are longer, and it’s time for life to slow down. Between pool parties and afternoons in Piedmont Park, everybody is looking for a way to cool off. After a long day in the sun, a haul to the grocery store and turning on the oven isn’t at the top of a daily summer to-do list. Presenting a crave-worthy remedy for those hot summer days. Everyone knows watermelon makes the perfect summertime snack, no matter how you slice it. For your next block party, picnic, or backyard snack, Shipt is sharing three ...

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This Berry Pudding Is the Perfect Midsummer Dessert

Source: Grub Street NY

This lighter, simpler version of a trifle is among the best ways to showcase summer berries. Cooking them into a quick compote brings out their sweetness and natural juices, which soak every bite of the cake. (The cake is easy to vary, too: Pound cake is dense enough to hold …

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Sip on a wine created by a former Atlanta housewife, grab brunch in Buckhead & other food news of the week

Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution

Former star of the Real Housewives of Atlanta, Claudia Jordan, has teamed up with Biagio Cru Wines and Spirits to promote Just Peachy, a new peach sparkling wine. Jordan will be signing bottles for fans this Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Cost Plus store (2530 Cumberland Blvd.) in Smyrna.

Buckhead get ready for a new place for brunch. Eclipse di Luna Buckhead will begin serving brunch this Sunday at 11 a.m. The Spanish tapas-style brunch will take place every Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The menu will feature dishes, including huevos benedicto (served with ...

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This Tomato Crumble Is the Perfect Summer Side Dish

Source: Grub Street NY

The topping on this cobblerlike pie is a savory streusel that miraculously holds up in the fridge for a day or two without getting soggy. When you’re shopping for cherry tomatoes, make sure they’re all relatively the same size, so they cook evenly. You can serve this as a main …

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3 Reasons to drink mocktails this summer

Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution

While the pineapple agua fresca is no longer on the menu at Alma Cocina, the restaurant is serving up two other mocktails: Passionfruit Ginger Agua Fresca and Strawberry Mint Agua Fresca./ Photo credit: The Reynold’s Group.

It’s officially summer and the temperatures have been sizzling all week. There is nothing more refreshing than a chilled drink. House made bitters, fizzy sodas, muddled herbs- they all seem to hydrate our system and revive our spirits. But we often only think of alcoholic cocktails. Besides the obvious reasons not to imbibe, like age or medical restrictions, here are three other reasons to ...

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I Am Obsessed With These Charred-Carrot Tacos

Source: Grub Street NY

I am obsessed with carrots. I came close to writing about the 100-odd true “baby” carrots I grilled over the weekend with a friend, but instead of that, I want to pass along a new recipe. Recently, I was at the Solid Sound festival in North Adams, Massachusetts, …

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Food news roundup: Fourth of July edition

Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution

Fireworks over Stone Mountain in Atlanta, Georgia.

Happy 4th of July!

4 places to celebrate July 4th in metro Atlanta

It’s watermelon season. Get creative with these recipes

Stock Up: Three Tools for the Perfect All-American Meal for the Fourth of July

Four foodie ways to enjoy the AJC Peachtree Road Race

The summer’s best barbecue cookbooks

Fire up the grill for these hamburgers

Get grilling with these recipes

Step up your grilling game with these steak recipes

Photos: Everything you need for your grill

Follow these food safety tips for your July 4th cookout

 Restaurant News

Food news roundup: Fourth of July edition

Ecco gets a new exec chef

Fifth ...

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It’s watermelon season. Get creative with these recipes

Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution

Creating a watermelon keg only takes three ingredients: a watermelon, a bottle of rosé, and some orange vodka./Photo by Rachel Taylor

The best way to beat the summer heat is with fresh, juicy watermelon. While a wedge of ice cold watermelon is cooling on its own, we’ve got a few ways to get creative with this bigger-than-your-head fruit this summer:

Serve a watermelon punch keg at your summer party

Create a summer slushy with lavender honey and watermelon

Change up your salad game with this refreshing watermelon salad

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How to Make Mark Bittman’s Simple, Satisfying Veggie Burgers

Source: Grub Street NY

These burgers are fantastic served on a bun with the usual fixings, no matter which bean you use, but I will say that black beans are my fave. If you start with well-seasoned, cooked-by-you beans, the results are even better. Like almost all veggie burgers, these hold together better if …

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