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Alton Brown and Jason Dominy spill the beans on their 5 favorite Atlanta coffee shops

Food Network star and self-described coffee curmudgeon Alton Brown started drinking coffee in grade school. Where in Atlanta can a coffee purist find shops that care about their beans without unwittingly subjecting its guests to a Portlandia sketch? Brown and another outspoken coffee evangelist, Jason Dominy, who previously worked with Batdorf & Bronson, spill the beans.

The verdict on 3 new Atlanta restaurants: Cold Beer, Aziza, Vietvana

Kevin Gillespie has yet another impressive restaurant at the BeltLine-adjacent Cold Beer, new modern-Israeli comes to Westside Provisions District at Aziza, and Avondale Estates has an ambitious Vietnamese joint, Vietvana.

Henri’s Bakery & Café in Buckhead to merge into a mixed-use development

Henri’s Bakery & Café, the family-owned breakfast and lunch spot on Irby Avenue in Buckhead, announced today that Alliance Residential Company has agreed to purchase the building and that it may become part of a mixed-use development.
50 Best Shops in Atlanta


Known for avant-garde pieces from brands like Stella McCartney, Derek Lam, and Chloé that aren’t carried at department stores

Weekend Getaway: Baton Rouge, Louisiana

As Baton Rouge turns 200, people are coming into downtown again—and not necessarily because they have business in the capitol or at nearby Louisiana State University.
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One Square Mile: Robinson & Sons is a lottery beacon that never closes

Yvonne Alexander doesn’t want a Maserati. And a Lamborghini, she says, would make a mockery of her otherwise simple style. At 55, beset with gout, this gregarious, retired Birminghamian hopes the Georgia Lottery will bless her with three bedrooms and no stairs—a nice, flat house—and enough dough to really uplift a charity.

House Envy: This Chattahoochee Hills estate comes with a lake, horse barn, and riding arena

The European-style home near Serenbe invites owners to embrace their natural surroundings.

Love and Enchiladas

I was raised in a trailer two miles north of the Tijuana border. Or maybe that’s open to interpretation, because I wasn’t actually raised there, but I did live there for a while with my mother. Still, I’m fond of this part of my personal history because I think it makes me an authority on all things Mexican, especially food and tequila.
Closet Cleanse

Closet cleanse: Tips from a professional organizer on keeping your clothes arranged

If getting dressed each morning feels like a chore, it might be time to clean out your closet, says Shannon Loe, founder of the professional organizing company Live with Less. Here, she shares three tips for getting to a clear and clutter-free space.

Ryan Gravel’s Aftercar restaurant will be designed to spark conversation

Sound-activated light installations. Arched, beveled ceilings. A BeltLine-facing patio. Ryan Gravel wants to get Atlantans talking, and these elements of his futuristic restaurant and bar are just the start. Designed to drive ideas and conversation, Aftercar will open in the basement of the Telephone Factory lofts in late 2019.

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