Open that bottle of wine you have been saving for a special occasion and enjoy the excitement of the High Museum Atlanta Wine Auction from your own home! The museum has partnered with online bidding site OneCause to hold a virtual version of the auction from Monday, April 13 through Saturday, April 18.
After the countdown to 2020 the countdown to the High Museum Atlanta Wine Auction is on! The four days of events feature top-rated sips and the best in Atlanta’s food scene, to benefit the High Museum of Art.
Now in its 27th year, the wine auction is the can’t-miss event of the season. It’s the largest charity wine auction benefiting the arts in the United States, and has raised more than $30 million for the High Museum.
A lot has changed since I launched The Amateur Gastronomer in 2008. Back then I was working as a news producer at CBS in Miami and blogging about my gastronomic adventures, starting with a memorable trip to Istanbul.
Atlanta’s sexiest steak house is now even more the place to be for a post-work pick me up. Introducing the new Rush Hour Menu at STK, a weekday happy hour featuring delicious bites and sips at wallet-friendly prices. Here’s a peek at the menu: $5 House Beer Crudité Raw seasonal vegetables served with house dipping […]
With the High Museum Wine Auction coming up, top wineries and winemakers will be coming to Atlanta in March. One of my favorites, Domaine Della, returns to the event for their third time and will be featured at an exclusive wine dinner at the Four Seasons hotel. Domaine Della owner and winemaker David Hejl produces […]
Get your tickets now to Atlanta’s Taste of the Nation for No Kid Hungry. The highly anticipated culinary benefit celebrates its 30th year in 2018, and will be held on Thursday, May 3. The annual event brings together chefs, mixologists and more than 1,500 guests to support Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry. The campaign […]
How best to enjoy rosé when it’s cold outside? Just add bubbles! For a great sparkling rosé try Gérard Bertrand Cuvee Thomas Jefferson Cremant de Limoux Brut Rosé 2014. For the taste and price, it can be served at a special occasion like Valentine’s Day, or add excitement to any night of the week. Cremant […]
Check out the January/February 2018 issue of The Atlantan to see my piece on Lewis and Sheron Textiles (Textured History, page 84). The family-owned business has been around for more than 70 years, outfitting Atlanta homes, restaurants and even the Fox Theatre with the finest fabrics, drapes, rugs, trims and American-made furniture. Then flip to […]