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Macon, Georgia Favorite Wins Best Beverage at Flavor of Georgia

Events like the 2017 Flavor of Georgia competition help entrepreneurs spread the word about their products. Participants have even been able to end up in regional and national grocery stores like Whole Foods, Ingles, Fresh Market, Earth Fare, Kroger and

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Restaurants I (Macon) Miss(es)

I talk a lot about places that I’m going to and places that are open- but once a place closes, then what?   There’s one in particular that prompted me to write this, it was quickly becoming “my place”. A

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The Best Crab Cakes (And More) In Macon

I don’t live in what’s known as a seafood town, it’s just what happens when you don’t live on the coast.   But I had some of the best crab cakes I’ve had in a long time the other night,

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The Deliciousness at La Delicia Grill

Let me jump ahead and say I let a co-worker who is from El Salvador sample this food…. so I feel I can safely say this is authentic Salvadorian & Mexican food (after all- I’ve never been to El Salvador).

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TIBT: What in the world is Falernum?

It goes without saying that my reliability when it comes to this blog is significantly lacking, but I said it anyway, just so you all know I have NO difficulty admitting my own failures. On the bright side, in my

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How To Stay Warm Tonight! – 6 Old Fashioneds

For some of us, the snow didn’t happen. For others, it did. Either way- it’s cold out there! We’ve got some sure-fire recipes to help you stay warm.   Thanks to our friends at Taylor Strategy, the Old Fashioned was

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Big News From Our Friends at Biscuits, Burgers, & More

We are so excited for our friend and all-around awesome guy Mike Seekins at Biscuits, Burgers, & More.   He will be moving his operations to downtown Macon in the current Lawrence Mayer building to create “Famous Mike’s”. Lawrence Mayer

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A Farmer, A Larder, and a Whole Lotta Good Food

What do you do when everything looks amazing? EAT IT ALL!!!   The food is superb. The space is quaint and lovely. And the prices will make your eyes practically fall out. And the food is superb, to say the

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Ladda Bistro Prepares for Opening Day

A restaurant opening is always an exciting event in Macon, Georgia.   The opening of Ladda Bistro is no exception.   This spot will occupy the former Lemongrass Bistro next to Theatre Macon, and I had the chance to speak

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Never Liked Pimento Cheese

Badly made pimento cheese might be one of the worst culinary creations on Earth.   It seemed like every Southern wedding, funeral, event and gathering I attended as a kid seemed to have this awful creation. And my mother always

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