You've no doubt heard about the Atlanta Food and Wine Festival which goes down next month. The Atlanta Food and Wine Festival takes place from May 19 - May 22. This weekend long celebration will include not only award-winning chefs, Master Sommeliers, but barbecue pitmasters and local growers. It is wonderful that we are finally celebrating the rich food and beverage traditions of the South. Festival goers have the opportunity to not only sample food but see cooking demonstrations, panel discussions, special dinners with celebrity chefs. Tickets start at $75 and go to $2,500.
The festival is focused on highlighting the rich traditions of the South in three different ways.
- farm-to-table, soul food, barbecue, Cajun & Creole, meat & three, sweets, bourbon
- New Southern food and beverage traditions, techniques and flavors, celebrity chefs
- Food, wine and spirits from other Southern regions around the globe, including Southern Europe (Portugal, Spain, France, Italy and Greece), South Africa, South America, Southern Hemisphere (Australia and New Zealand) and South-of-the-Bord...