Dinner Lab Now Cooking in Atlanta

  A unique social dining experiment has arrived in Atlanta. Dinner Lab, the secret, pop-up supper club that began in New Orleans, is now accepting members. It’s a mouthwatering concept: up-and-coming chefs get a chance to showcase their talents and creativity with a group of adventurous food fans. The chef and five-course menu are announced […]

Cocktails in the Garden is Back

The prettiest cocktail party in Atlanta is back this month. Cocktails in the Garden at the Atlanta Botanical Garden begins its 2014 season on Thursday, May 8th. Every Thursday from 6pm to 10pm, May through September, guests will get to stroll around the garden at dusk while sipping beer, wine and mixed drinks. There will […]

Frozen Pints Introduces New Flavor

From the people who invite you to have your beer and eat it too comes a new craft beer ice cream, just in time for spring. Introducing Strawberry Sofie, the latest flavor from Frozen Pints. It’s a partnership between the Atlanta-based company and Chicago’s Goose Island Brewery. Sofie is a sparkling Belgian farmhouse ale that […]

D.B.A. Barbecue Launches Monthly Sauce Making Class

Feeling saucy? D.B.A. Barbecue is launching a monthly barbecue sauce making class in March. On the last Wednesday of each month the Virginia-Highland restaurant will give barbecue enthusiasts the chance to make their own special blend, along with enjoying plenty of drinks and D.B.A.’s award-winning hickory smoked barbecue. After an opening cocktail and snacks, the […]

Beer Carnival Returns to Atlanta

Step right up to the 5th annual Beer Carnival, bringing food, games, music, and more than 100 beers from around the world to Atlanta. Formerly known as the Winter Beer Carnival, the event is returning to Atlantic Station on a new early spring date – Saturday, April 5th. This year’s carnival is bigger and better […]

Gift Ideas for Wine, Beer & Spirits Fans

Finding that perfect gift for the wine, beer or spirits fan is just a few clicks away. Here are the Amateur Gastronomer’s picks for this holiday season: Major Scale Musical Wine Glasses Make music with your Merlot! These glasses hold 25 oz. of wine or non-alcoholic beverages, large enough to play a full A-major scale. […]

LivingSocial’s Craft Beer & Wine Fest

Head to Atlantic Station on Saturday, November 9th for LivingSocial’s Craft Beer and Wine Festival. The event will feature more than 100 craft brews and wines, food trucks, live music and more. Attendees will enjoy unlimited pours in a commemorative mini stein. There will be food from Atlanta’s best food trucks (food not included in […]