Holiday Wine Pairings

“Rich, full-bodied whites like Chardonnay, Viognier, Gewürztraminer and Rhône White Blends pair delightfully with many of the dishes found on the Thanksgiving table. For example, pumpkin soup or butternut squash with brown butter and sage is a delicious match for a richly textured Chardonnay. The warmer spices of autumn, like nutmeg, cinnamon and clove, are complementary to this style of…

Outdoor Eating

Create opportunities to spend more time with friends and family. Summer isn't official without a festive backyard barbecue, and we've got you covered on the outdoor favorites.

Food and Wine Pairings for Fall

With cooler temperatures comes the desire to curl up with a blanket and a glass of wine. Nothing chases away the chill of autumn better than a rich Merlot! However, one main challenge that many face is pairing the right wine with their meal. White, red, sweet, or dry; what's to be served when both seafood and steak are on…

Cheers!

Ever wonder what's in those delicious cocktails you order at restaurants throughout Vinings and Smyrna? We did too! So we asked some of our favorite local establishments to share the secret recipes to one of their top drinks. You can try to make each one at home or just head out and let the professionals have at it.

Bourbon, Beer & Burgers

It’s official: patio season is here. And Smyrna and Vinings are great places to spend these long, hot summer days. Whether you prefer to cool off with an ice cold beer, sip on a robust bourbon, or get down and dirty with a delicious burger, this area is full of options! Here are some of our favorites. (Just be sure…

Stir it up

Have you ever walked up to a bar and not known what to order? Or how about thrown a party and not had a clue which signature drink you should serve? For those who have been in these very real (very First World) dilemmas, fear no more! We asked some of the best restaurants and bars in the area for…