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Blog Profile / Omnivore Atlanta


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Filed Under:United States / Atlanta
Posts on Regator:3796
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Archived Since:August 19, 2009

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Atlanta chefs gobble about their favorite dishes this Thanksgiving

Weather its with family, a Friendsgiving, or a feast of orphans & blacksheep, Thanksgiving is that time of year when we gather with those we love and scream “pass the mashed potatoes” when talk of religion or politics comes up. We asked a few of Atlanta’s favorite cooks how they would be celebrating the holiday.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Smoked chicken wing enlightenment, in three simple steps

I'm a relatively recent convert to Big Green Egg-ism. Or is it Egg-ianity?… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Quick Bites: Grindhouse Killer Burgers, Bantam + Biddy at Lenox Square, and more

Fast-casual chicken chain, Bantam + Biddy, should open its fourth Atlanta outpost, at Lenox Square today, Tues., Nov. 25. Other locations reside at Ansley Mall, 1010 Midtown, and Alpharetta's new Avalon development.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

What to drink with Thanksgiving dinner - Part III

Steven Grubbs, Empire State South Champagne, Henri Goutorbe, ‘Cuvee Prestige’, Brut Premier Cru, France, Non-Vintage, ($57, Little Wine Shop) Goutorbe is serious Grower Champagne — i.e. an artisanal product made by the same folks that...Show More Summary

What to drink with Thanksgiving dinner - Part II

Tim Willard, Advanced Sommelier Thanksgiving dinner can go in a lot of different directions... If we strip it all down to the basics you can expect a gathering of family and friends, an abundance of food, and hopefully something good to wash it all down.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

What to drink with Thanksgiving dinner - Part I

Still at a loss for what to drink with your Thanksgiving turkey cake and cherumple on Thursday? We asked local experts to share a few recommendations.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Cooks & Soldiers opens tonight

Cooks & Soldiers opens on the Westside tonight, located on the ground floor of the Elan Westside luxury apartment building, across the street from Westside Provisions District's Room & Board. The Basque-inspired eatery from Castellucci...Show More Summary

Wahoo! Wine & Provisions coming soon to Oakhurst

Wahoo! Wine & Provisions, a "neighborhood retailer" from Wahoo!… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Krog Street Market opens to the public today

Just in time for holiday shopping and eating, Krog Street Market in Inman Park opens to the public today. Eagerly awaited and the first of its kind in Atlanta, KSM is Atlanta's version of San Francisco's Ferry Building Market Place, Napa's Oxbow Market, New York City's Chelsea Market.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Quick Bites: Fox Bros. update, Le Bilboquet opens, Cooks & Soldiers, and more

The latest location of New York-based bistro Le Bilboquet opens tonight at the Buckhead Atlanta development. Variations on traditional French fare include Cajun chicken with pomme frites, foie gras terrine, filet mignon, and mushroom risotto.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Atlanta food events Nov. 21-23

Wine dinner? Beer tasting?… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Leave the pie to the pros this Thanksgiving

To brine or not to brine? Should you go with a classic green bean casserole with French's fried onions this year, or class things up with roasted hericot vert and charred leeks?… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this sto...

French bistro Le Bilboquet opens in Buckhead today

The only free-standing restaurant planned for the new Buckhead Atlanta development, French bistro Le Bilboquet, opens today. Executive chef Julien Jouhannaud, who worked under Michelin star chef Alain Ducasse, will oversee the "culinary...Show More Summary

Dining in Downtown Atlanta, Circa 1927

I can't say that I'm much of a history buff, but when I saw a link to a collection of photos (from glass plate negatives) of downtown Atlanta in 1927, I was instantly drawn in to the long-gone streetscapes of our town. Particularly interesting...Show More Summary

Quick Bites: Katana Teppanyaki, Beltline Food Truck Park open and more

Katana Teppanyaki & Sushi has soft opened at 3345 Lenox Road, replacing Truffles Grill 15 months after the Hilton Head-based eatery's shutter. The Japanese steakhouse from Mali Hu, founder of the One Sushi Plus in Brookhaven, offersShow More Summary

Nobody effs with the Jesus (brand of canned piquillo peppers)

Shopping at Buford Highway Farmers Market is a never-ending adventure. On a recent trip, in addition to some jars of French duck fat and canned sake with some excellent label art, I came across cans of piquillo peppers from a Spanish producer called Conservas Artesanas María Jesús.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

QUICK BITES: Souper Jenny pop-up, Twisted Soul update, and more

Following the closure of Brookhaven Bistro at 4274-B Peachtree Road, a two-month-long Souper Jenny pop-up will take its place. The space underwent minor renovations prior to launching on Monday and, pending the resolution of a permitting snag, should launch any day now.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Atlanta food events Nov. 17-23

Wine dinner? Beer tasting?… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Atlanta Thanksgiving 2014: Dinners and take-out

Have a big family but a small kitchen? Scared a relative may blow up the house deep-frying a bird?… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Atlanta weekend food events Nov. 14-16

Wine dinner? Beer tasting?… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

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