Posts tagged farm to table
Food Finds - Driftwood Southern Kitchen, Raleigh, NC

It pays to know people, especially people who can put you on some pretty good food. If I've learned anything since embarking on my quest for exquisite sustenance, it's exactly that. We all have our favorite resources when searching for great food; I fancy Eater.com and Tasting Table, followed up by Urban Spoon and Foursquare. I sure you have yours as well, but those sources are supplements after the fact.

I always ask friends first (pre-travel), then locals (upon arrival). It's an iron-clad plan of attack.

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Road Trip Food Adventures - Hot and Hot Fish Club

The list of restaurants I long to visit has grown so exponentially large, that I've gone from calling it a traditional "bucket list" to a "dump-truck list". Neither sounds sexy and I'm not ashamed to admit I have a serious problem. It is a dump-truck list, folks, and I won't bore you with what region of the country is winning the race. I have amassed lists far and wide, but I was lucky enough recently to mark off a long-anticipated visit to Hot and Hot Fish Club, a vibrant restaurant in Birmingham focusing on farm to table in all ways possible, and on creating a memorable dining experience you won't soon forget.

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