Georgia’s Winemaking Families

Georgia’s Winemaking Families By Jane F. Garvey   Families and wineries seem to be joined at the umbilical cord. The relationship can be a fruitful one that works smoothly, or it can be rocky. Many know the story of how a family ruckus led to Robert Mondavi’s departure from the C.K. Mondavi winery that bore…

Sweet Sorghum Traditions

Sweet Sorghum Tradition: Ricky McGinnis picks up where his grandfather left off, producing the syrup of the South
Written by Andrea Gable, Photographed by Josiah Connelly

Ain’t no ‘thang but Chicken & Champagne

Rebecca Lang puts a new twist on a Southern classic with this fresh pairing, perfect for dockside entertaining Photographed by Dennis McDaniel Almost everyone that has spent more than a few days in the South, has an instant connection to fried chicken. This relationship may be thanks to a lifelong yearning for the crispy bird…

In the Spirit: Bubbling up

Bubbling up: The French way with sparkling wine   Written by Jane F. Garvey Photo by Dennis McDaniel   There is, perhaps, no better excuse to drink Champagne than the one offered by Coco Chanel: “I only drink Champagne on two occasions: when I am in love and when I am not.” I drink it…