Food in Review Friday: Galley & Garden!

There is no better way to experience the culinary culture of my favorite city than to dedicate a FULL week to visiting as many restaurants as possible and trying the various dishes. Unfortunately for me, life happened and I was not able to fully engage in Birmingham’s Annual Restaurant Week as I’d originally planned. BUT!…

Birmingham’s Best Bites: A Love Story of Food & My Favorite City….

First things first: I am COMPLETELY biased when it comes to the city where I was born and raised, Birmingham. When I first caught wind of the release of Birmingham’s Best Bites: Favorite Recipes From Restaurants, Bars, & Food Trucks Around The Magic City, I could not wait to add this gem to my “foodie arsenal”….

When Bad is Really, REALLY Good!

One of my favorite meals of the day is breakfast! (It is also the most important meal of the day according to all moms and grandmothers across the world) Big Bad Breakfast has been on my “foodie radar” since their arrival in the Magic City. I tried to wait until the “newness” of this place (which…

Throwback Thursday: Vizzini Farms Winery

Located in Calera, Alabama, Vizzini Farms is one of my favorite places in Alabama… I learned of this small gem a few years ago while attending a Christmas party that was hosted by a friend. Immediately after tasting a sample of the traditional Riesling with a semi-sweet green apple finish, I was completely sold on…

Throwback Thursday: Jinsei Sushi

Because you need another reason to be sold on the fact that Birmingham is one of the most underrated “food” cities around… *inserts sarcasm here* A few months ago, I enjoyed a fun night out with a friend dining on sushi at Jinsei Sushi  located in one of my favorite spots in the city of…