Book covers Halloween, other festive treats
Tybee Post Theater will present the 2012 Tybee Beach Brew Fest on Nov. 2-3.
Area McDonald's restaurants will honor National Coffee Day by offering free small McCafe coffees Sept. 23-29.
Good time at Sparetime
Not your dad's lunch box
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) - If your lunch still consists of a bowl of Campbell's tomato soup and a grilled cheese sandwich, chances are you grew up using a typewriter.
SAVANNAH, Ga. – Sweet Carolina Cupcakes, the Lowcountry's premier cupcake bakery featuring one-of-kind flavor combinations and original cupcake designs, is pleased to announce its new location in downtown Savannah at 38 Whitaker Street.
A platter full of food integrity
The entire craft beer scene in Savannah is not confined to the festival on Hutchinson Island. Several of the city's bars and restaurants have Craft Beer Week specials events. Break open your organizer and start filling in dates:
Blue Turtle Bistro & Bar, one of midtown Savannah's newest dining destinations, is offering yet another niche to its attraction catalog: live music three nights a week. Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday, patrons of Blue Turtle's modern dining area or its brand-new extended bar are enjoying performances by known, local musical talents Velvet Caravan, Ricardo Ochoa & Sasha Strunjas, and Jackson & Maggie Evans. With the recent Grand Opening of Blue Turtle's bar, neighborhood patrons now have a central location to unwind with custom cocktails, delectable dishes and the universal language of live music.
BAGHDAD (AP) - Baghdad's embattled residents can finally get their milkshakes, chili-cheese dogs and buckets of crispy fried chicken. Original recipe or extra spicy, of course.
One of downtown Savannah's main dining destinations is stepping up its game even further. B. Matthew's Eatery, located along picturesque Bay Street, will be closing its doors for a brief hiatus beginning on September 4thto undergo much-anticipated renovations. Owners of B. Matthew's, and its parent company Gaslight Group, Jennifer and Brian Huskey are taking a closer look at implementing modern updates and are promising patrons a fresh start with a grand re- opening in October 2012.
Aroy–Jung may have the city's only sushi conveyor surrounding its large chef's station - but it fails to impress when its orbital path is empty.
Charleston, S.C. – The inaugural Saint Simons Food & Spirits Festival, to benefit Hospice of the Golden Isles, will be held Sept. 21-23 on Saint Simons Island. This festival is the first of its kind in the area and will be headlined by James Beard, award-winning television personality, cookbook author and grand dame of Southern cooking, Nathalie Dupree and her co-author Cynthia Graubart.
Storm clouds rolled in and puddles formed in every low–lying spot, but that didn't slow down participants in last week's Humane Society of Greater Savannah Pup Crawl.
My wife, kids, mama and a mess of doctors have strongly suggested that I try to eat healthy. But eating healthy is harder than most folks think.
The only time I'm not reading, writing or thinking deeply about something is when I'm fishing or sitting on the back porch at the end of a long work day.
Urban farmer K. Rashid Nuri told Liberty County Chamber of Commerce members that quality food can and should be grown anywhere, including the concrete jungles of inner cities. Nuri said the United States is the richest country in the world, yet many Americans are food-insecure.
Chili lovers, rejoice. The North Bryan Chamber of Commerce's sixth annual Chili Cook-off is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Senior Center in Pembroke, where more than a dozen chili cooks are expected to compete for cash prizes.
That wise Southern philosopher, Jeff Foxworthy, suggested one's origins affect how one talks, works, plays and thinks.
Those of us who like meat need only look to Genesis 9:3 to support our affinity for the four most important food groups - beef, pork, chicken and seafood.
The fast-food craze that began more than half a century ago is partly to blame for the apparent loss in customer service.
Can you imagine life without ham? Me either. There would be no ham and eggs, just eggs. There'd be no country ham biscuits, just biscuits.
More than 600 community members found warmth in hot bowls of chili Saturday afternoon during First Presbyterian Christian Academy's annual chili cook-off.
They moved with a purpose from the dining room to the kitchen and back. Their pace was pretty good for 400-year-olds.
Georgia writer Flannery O'Connor was mistaken - a good man isn't so hard to find, but finding a good bowl of butter beans can sometimes be challenging, unless you cook them yourself.
I emulate Biblical role models like Joshua, David, Peter and Paul. Jesus is more than a role model. He's God. I also look up to military heroes like Francis Marion, John Singleton Mosby, Alvin York, Audie Murphy and Paul R. Smith. It's my culinary heroes, though, who teach me new recipes and inspire me to develop my own skills in the kitchen or at the grill.
Millions of Americans have gained a few pounds since Thanksgiving. They'll add on a few more on Christmas and New Year's Day.
Cajun, Creole and low-country cooking are similar, I think, because they're culturally linked. I say it's not the common spices or pork seasonings but the diversity that makes these similar cuisines so delicious.
I'm not making light of Thanksgiving Day by suggesting we should be thankful for leftovers. To have enough is a feast. To have leftovers is a blessing of abundance, and that's what Thanksgiving is all about.