Over Drinks Podcast – Episode 1

Welcome to the first ever episode of the Over Drinks podcast. In this episode, I introduce myself and my F&B industry experience starting when I worked for Del Taco in high school through working as an adult beverage marketing professional. I then go on to give an overview of why I started Over Drinks and… Continue Reading

Review: CalyRoad Creamery Shares A Mediterranean Lunch

Cheese sampler at CalyRoad Creamery

There is nothing quite like fresh. Fresh roasted and brewed coffee. Fresh tomatoes from the garden. And fresh cheese from the local creamery.     And fresh cheese is just what we got. This past Saturday CalyRoad Creamery held a special luncheon event and a tour of the creamery. CalyRoad is a gem of a… Continue Reading

Review: Woodstock Wine Crawl – Discovering Your Backyard

Woodstock Wine Crawl Check-in

Downtown Woodstock has been growing by leaps and bounds over the past five to ten years. The food and beverage choices have vastly improved over this time with upwards of ten restaurants. The Woodstock Wine Crawl, organized by Atlanta Wine Tours and sponsored by Theory Salon, was an excellent opportunity to finally try some of the restaurants… Continue Reading

Review: Varuni Napoli – Krog Street Market

There is no shortage of pizza places in Atlanta, but not many of them are as authentic Naples as Varuni Napoli. This Tuesday, May 23, 2017, the second location of Luca Varuni’s eponymous pizza joint will open in Krog Street Market.   (Note: I did attend this event at no cost in exchange for writing… Continue Reading

Review: Piastra Restaurant Patron Tequila Tasting

On Wednesday, May 3rd, two days before Cinco de Mayo, I attended a Patrón Tequila tasting dinner at Piastra Restaurant in the Marietta Square. It was fun, educational, and at times raucous. The food was excellent, the drinks refreshing, and the conversation informative.   (Note: I did attend this event at no cost in exchange for… Continue Reading