Alabama Food Blog

Seventh time’s the charm for Stitt and Highlands?


Today, the James Beard Foundation announced the finalists for its highly coveted, annual culinary awards. For the seventh year in a row, Highlands Bar and Grill,  Chef Frank Stitt’s flagship restaurant, has made the cut to be among the “Outstanding Restaurant” finalists. Read More >

A Day in Florence: Where to Eat


Travel to the north part of the state and visit one of Alabama’s most charming towns. With its rich musical heritage, lovely architecture and great restaurant choices, Florence is a can’t-miss day trip for Alabama foodies. Read More >

Picnic-perfect plates


Celebrate the return of spring by packing up a picnic and hitting your nearest park. These premade salads are delicious and easy to tote in a cooler — two requirements for the perfect picnic food.

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The Best Weekend Brunch Spots

Classic on Noble

Nothing says “weekend” like a long, leisurely brunch with friends. Here’s a list of locations with plenty of options – from traditional favorites to unique twists on sweet and savory dishes. With menus like these, it’s never been harder to wait for the weekend.

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Introducing The Alabama BBQ Trail App


Do you blindly follow the smell of hickory smoke off the beaten path? And need more than two hands to count all the barbecue joints you’ve tried? Have you sacrificed a perfectly good shirt to chow down on an especially messy plate of ribs?

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We’re Sweet on Alabama’s Best Cakes and Cupcakes


It’s a fact: Some days just call for an indulgent slice of cake or a decadent cupcake. Get your fix with one of these five sweet treats.

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A Day in Selma: Where to Eat


Between Black History Month, Alabama’s deep civil rights history and the upcoming “Bloody Sunday” anniversary, there’s never been a better time to visit Selma. Take in all of the history that has shaped this Alabama town and visit some local restaurants while you’re at it. From breakfast to dinner and everything in between, follow this guide to Selma’s best eats.

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Where To Eat On Valentine’s Day 2015


Whether you and your special someone prefer fine dining or something more laid-back, check out our picks for a truly unforgettable Valentine’s Day dinner.

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