Southeast2018-07-10T20:19:50+00:00

Farmers Market Celebration

June 18th, 2020|Categories: Featured, Midwest, Northeast, Pacific, Producers & Purveyors, Regions, Southeast, Southwest|Tags: , |

One of summer’s great joys is celebrating the earth’s bounty by going to a farmers’ market. Purchasing seasonal produce directly from the hand that planted and tended that asparagus spear, strawberry, or tomato offers a visceral connection to the land.

Liquid Lexington

May 19th, 2020|Categories: Featured, Producers & Purveyors, Regions, Southeast|Tags: , , |

Nestled in the Shenandoah Valley between the Blue Ridge and Allegheny Mountains, the historic town of Lexington, Virginia has a cornucopia of tasty reasons to visit, from delicious local foods to quaint horse-drawn carriage tours, from its direct ties to compelling chapters of American history to vigorous hiking trails, modern boutique shops to natural wonders, and so much more.

The World’s Largest Bourbon Collection

May 14th, 2020|Categories: Cocktails, Cuisines, Featured, Regions, Southeast, Trends & Trails|Tags: , |

The World’s Largest Bourbon Collection Explore the impressive collection at Prohibition Bourbon Bar in Northern Kentucky. Story by Chris Chamberlain Photos courtesy Kim and Peter Newberry If you haven’t heard the news yet, Northern Kentucky is home to some of the greatest bourbon bars in

Craft Beverages of Sevierville, Tennessee

May 7th, 2020|Categories: Featured, Producers & Purveyors, Southeast|Tags: , |

Appalachia’s infamous bootleggers and moonshine makers provided much fodder for country music artists, including Sevierville, Tennessee’s hometown star Dolly Parton. In “Daddy’s Moonshine Still” Parton tells a tragic tale of shame and strife based on the region’s favorite distilled spirit. But these days, well past prohibition and backyard distilling, several moonshine makers find inspiration in handed-down family recipes to create artisan moonshine and other spirits in Sevierville. These local producers offer a taste of local beverages in a safe—and legal—manner, minus the sad songs:

Taste Roanoke, Virginia

April 2nd, 2020|Categories: Featured, Regions, Southeast, Trends & Trails|Tags: , , , , |

Taste Roanoke, Virginia From biscuits to baklava, craft beer to cabernet, Roanoke’s culinary scene is diverse. Story by Ginger Warder Poised between the Blue Ridge Parkway and the Appalachian Trail, Roanoke, Virginia mixes urban flavor with a small-town personality. Here you can find sophisticated cultural