Restaurant Spotlight: Poco Pomodoro

After reading about this unique food concept in Creative Loafing, I was super excited to check out Poco Pomodoro, a tiny haven for quick serve Italian favorites. Initially launched in January as a pop-up of sorts, Poco Pomodoro started serving a limited menu on weeknights, operating out of EAV banh mi shop We Suki Suki. After…

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Preserving Place: Biscuits + Jam Class

I’m excited to say that I started a new job at an awesome Atlanta startup in mid-September that I absolutely love. Shortly after that, I became the proud owner of a 4 month old Australian Shepherd puppy named Riley. Needless to say, things have been busy. Although taking a step back from writing has been difficult,…

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Savor Wine Boutique Art Talk and Tasting

As a CulinaryLocal ambassador, I have the (super awesome) privilege of attending different food and drink events around Atlanta for free! In exchange, I post content about the events to the CulinaryLocal blog. I recently attended a wine tasting and art exhibition at Savor Wine Boutique, a Kirkwood-based shop with a focus on small batch,…

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Restaurant Spotlight: Cafe Jonah

Located on a quiet street in the heart of bustling Buckhead, Cafe Jonah is a welcome respite from the glitzy hotels and brunch hotspots just steps away. Jenny Levison, the brainchild behind popular Atlanta outpost Souper Jenny, is also the owner and operator of Cafe Jonah, named for her young son. In fact, the original Souper…

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Atlanta Ice Cream Challenge with The Classy Critic

Do you scream for ice cream? Do you love tasting every flavor behind the counter at your favorite sweet shop? Would you kill for the chance to sample delicious ice cream for 7 days in a row? Believe it or not, that’s the premise behind The Classy Critic’s Atlanta Ice Cream Challenge, a week-long tour of the…

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Atlanta Coffee Shops: My Top 5 Favorite Spots

As a part-time freelance writer, coffee shops have come to be something of a religion to me. I love their atmosphere and warmth, from the gentle hum of laptops to the rhythmic whir of espresso machines. I’ve done a bit of exploring of the Atlanta coffee scene, and I’ve come up with my Top 5 favorite…

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Atlanta Brunch: My Top 5 Favorite Spots

Every weekend since I’ve lived in Atlanta, I’ve made it my mission to search for the best brunch spots in the city. Sunday brunch has become a much anticipated tradition in my weekly routine, and I’ve uncovered some awesome places to chow down with friends and end the weekend on a high note. I’ve primarily…

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Restaurant Spotlight: Brick Store Pub

Located in the heart of downtown Decatur, Brick Store Pub is a casual-fare neighborhood restaurant with a serious affinity for beer. With no TVs and no major domestic beers available, the pub is known for local, regional, and nationally acclaimed American craft beers, as well as an extensive European selection. The pub even has an…

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