The trend of concentrating restaurants in places such as Krog Street Market, Ponce City Market, and Inman Quarter may be helpful in a city just beginning to embrace pedestrian arteries. But these food halls and mini-malls turn their backs to our streets, hoarding their treasures inside.
Hollywood A-lister Reese Witherspoon makes no secret about her roots: She’s from the South. And last night the actress/producer made an appearance in Atlanta, where she was celebrating the opening of her fourth store for her Southern-inspired clothing and lifestyle brand, Draper James.
“A few years ago I took a trip to Asheville and fell in love with Wicked Weed’s concept of being chef-driven and fantastically brewed,” Stevens says. “I came back and started writing business plans.”
(Click here to read Part I of Molly’s challenge to cook a four-course meal for $100 in her extra-tiny kitchen.) At 2 p.m., I started my four-hour cooking marathon the way I was taught in school—by assembling my mise en place. The French term for “putting in place” means that you gather all ingredients and cooking tools and assemble them in the order
At age six, Ray Charles Robinson Jr. went in search of a goodnight kiss from his famous father. But what the boy found when he opened the door to Ray Charles' office that night would send most kids scurrying into therapy for decades. Robinson found his blind musician father crumpled and twitching on the floor, bleeding out. Dazed from heroin, the singer had accidentally severed a tendon and artery in his arm while shooting up.