Alma Cocina's pineapple agua fresca

Drink up: Sip summer mocktails. Recipes included.

10:12 am Jul. 27, 2015

Mocktails are the perfect reason to drink up, sans alcohol, while enjoying summer or any outdoor soiree. In Atlanta, mixologists are curating concoctions with favorite “chasers” like cranberry juice and club soda. The ones listed

121210-ATLANTA-GA-John Kessler's best of 2012 at The Optimist with owner Ford Fry and chef Adam Evans on Monday December 10, 2012. (BECKY STEIN)

Chef Adam Evans is leaving The Optimist

8:07 pm Jul. 24, 2015

Adam Evans, the opening chef and guiding force behind Ford Fry’s Westside seafood destination, The Optimist, has resigned.

This via email from Valerie Failla Mosley, PR and  Sales Director of Fry’s Rocket Farm Restaurants group (JCT. Kitchen

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Cultural cuisine: Weekend brunch with a twist

10:51 am Jul. 24, 2015

Take culinary expedition for brunch this weekend. These metro Atlanta restaurants offer cultural cuisines inspired by traditional South African and Japanese fare as well as classic American comforts like bacon and eggs and burgers.