There are only a few weeks left until Christmas! Learn how to make a Peanut Garland for your Christmas Tree
This year’s Thanksgiving coincides with the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah, which has been jovially redubbed Thanksgivukkah to mark this once-in-a 70,000 year occurrence. Hanukkah, also known as the Festival of Lights, begins at sundown on November 27 and is celebrated by lighting a candle on the menorah every night for eight nights to commemorate the […]
Most families in America have standard fare that they like to prepare for Thanksgiving, like turkey and cranberry sauce. But many families have added dishes over time that have become part of their own tradition. Peanut butter pie has become a regular part of the Thanksgiving feast in some households, and since November is Peanut Butter Lovers month, I thought I might start a new tradition by creating a peanut butter pie to bring to my own holiday gathering.
Halloween is just a few weeks away! We found the perfect recipe to celebrate National Pizza Month and Halloween together.
Peanuts are not the only things being harvested in Georgia this time of year. If you take a short drive up from Atlanta to the North Georgia Mountains, you will notice that it is also time for harvesting apples. In the spirit of celebrating National Apple Month, I did just that, and decided to bring two of my favorite autumn crops together in a delicious recipe.
Happy National Hispanic Heritage Month! Each year since 1988, Americans have observed National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15by celebrating the history, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors descended from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. The observation began in 1968 as Hispanic Heritage Week under President […]
Summer lasts way too long in Atlanta so you’ll find most people here really excited about the transition to fall. Cozy sweaters and furry boots start to appear. Cooks crank up the crock pots so that dinner is ready as soon as the smell of a comforting stew greets you at the door. Almost as […]
Autumn ushers in a number of popular festivals and traditions, including the Bavarian festival of Oktoberfest. This 16-day celebration of beer is also enjoyed by brew-enthusiasts in America, and bars revel in the opportunity to serve up their favorite ales. Some bars will also be serving up complimentary peanuts to their patrons this season; which […]
Last week, we covered the History of Boiled Peanuts on our blog. Today we are showcasing a few restaurants around the country that have unique ways of incorporating boiled peanuts on their menu. In Atlanta there are several restaurants known for showcasing boiled peanuts. Top Chef Judge and James Beard Award Recipient Hugh Acheson has […]