Food & Drink

Best Apple Dessert Recipe: Caramel Apple Cake

This October, Cleveland, TN is hosting another of its annual apple festivals on Saturday the 15th. As usual, it will feature an arts and crafts show, live music, food booths, and pony and hay rides. And, of course, an apple festival wouldn’t be complete without an apple dessert competition! Here’s an apple recipe for caramel […]

By |October 13th, |Events, Food & Drink, Recipes|0 Comments

40 Years of Ham

Across the country are apple, wine, and pumpkin festivals throughout the fall season. So why is Kentucky celebrating ham for its 40th year? This ham festival all started with a barbecue dinner that used to hold a baking contest for the county residents. But they needed something more festival-ish. Trigg County was already known for […]

By |October 13th, |Events, Food & Drink|0 Comments

Best Banana Pudding Recipe

Last year it was the butter pecan banana pudding. What will it be this year? Come on out to the National Banana Pudding Festival located in Centerville, TN, where you’ll get to try out every banana pudding recipe out there. See how your own recipes compare by trying out either the traditional recipe below or […]

By |September 30th, |Events, Food & Drink, Recipes|0 Comments

How to Evaluate Wine

The Wine Over Water festival in Chattanooga, TN allows visitors to sample wines from hundreds of wineries around the world. Taking place on Saturday, October 1st, now’s the time to brush up on your wine sampling skills before attending.
When it comes to sampling there are three ways to evaluate a wine: by sight, aroma, […]

By |September 28th, |Events, Food & Drink, Music|0 Comments

Get Your Shrimp On

The Bayou Music Festival is a two-day music festival at Oak Ridge Park in Golden Meadow, LA. The festival will have performances by several musical artists each day, and will feature their famous Annual Shrimp Cook-off. Local businesses and self-proclaimed “Shrimp Connoisseurs” will bring their best recipes and compete for various awards. The cook-off will […]

By |September 27th, |Events, Food & Drink|0 Comments

Pulled Pork Recipe for BBQ on the River Fest

BBQ on the River is one of the best ways to spend a fall evening and is a community charitable event! Come join in the fun for great BBQ, entertainment, and exquisite crafts. For three days, 35 or more teams from Western Kentucky will gather to create their own chicken and pork recipes in hopes […]

By |September 22nd, |Events, Food & Drink|0 Comments

Pilgrimage Music and Cultural Festival

This September 24th and 25th, Pilgrimage Music and Cultural Festival is back for its second year. After successfully testing the waters in the fall of 2015, Pilgrimage is gracing Franklin, TN once again with a weekend of pop, rock, country, and soul you won’t want to miss.  
Pilgrimage takes place at The Park at Harlinsdale Farm and […]

By |September 21st, |Events, Food & Drink, Music|0 Comments

Putting the Soul in Soul Food

The Taste of Soul Atlanta Food and Music Festival is sure to be a hit this fall. By attending, you’ll get the best soul filling music and food to go along with it. But what exactly gives soul food its name?
Soul food’s culinary influence was brought over by immigrants and is one that’s been prominent […]

By |September 7th, |Food & Drink|0 Comments

Spankies Spotlight

If you’re passing through Cookeville, TN this Labor Day weekend for the Muddy Roots music festival, you’ll want to make sure you visit Spankies Restaurant&Bar so you don’t miss out on more fun. Just like the variety of music you’ll hear at this weekend’s music festival, Spankies offers a variety of foods from burgers to […]

By |September 2nd, |Events, Food & Drink|0 Comments

Latin Food Fave

In honor of the Lakeway Latin Food Festival in Morristown, TN, we’re sharing a recipe that’s popular in Latin America. Empanadas are a favorite of ours because of their versatility. There are so many variations on the empanada—their fillings range from region to region and untraditional versions of the dish have popularized as well. Have […]

By |August 31st, |Food & Drink, Recipes|0 Comments