Small Bites #33

Your weekly serving of local foodie news! We’re currently accepting nominations for the “best of” local restaurants in 6 categories. The poll will remain open though next Tuesday, when we will close nominations and open voting! Downtown Huntsville’s Winter Warmer Week runs through tomorrow. Tonight will be a beer and soup pairing at Shea’s Express. If tea(…)

Plan Now for a Great Spring Garden

Plan Now for a Great Spring Garden

Gardeners and future gardeners, your winter hibernation is over. It’s time to shake off your winter sleep and get ready for the start of planting season.  Despite the cold outside, we’ll be planting in North Alabama in less than a month.  Traditionally, the spring planting season starts on Valentine’s Day here but the weather can delay(…)

Best of 2014 Nominations

Best of 2014 Nominations

We have lots of local food entrepreneurs who really get things right. They reliably deliver with quality food and excellent service. These are the spots that you are drawn back to again and again. The ones where you can’t wait to tell everyone you know about them, because you want to watch them succeed. Now that(…)

Pearl Vietnamese and Hawaiian Sandwiches [4/5]

Pearl Vietnamese and Hawaiian Sandwiches [4/5]

It was a Sunday when the hubby and I set out to find a light, filling lunch. We pointed our car to Pearl’s Vietnamese and Hawaiian Sandwiches, a relatively new restaurant located in a small shopping center. When we arrived, we found a bright and sparkly clean interior. The take out menus were printed on a(…)

Small Bites #32

Small Bites #32

Your weekly serving of local foodie news! Mason Dixon Bistro and Bakery, the expanded version of Mason Dixon Bakery, opened on Monday and is now serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner! I attended their soft opening and was delighted with the experience (pictures in the collage above). The bacon wrapped stuffed dates were outstanding, the macaroni(…)

Behind the Scenes: Farm to Table Photoshoot

Behind the Scenes: Farm to Table Photoshoot

Editor’s Note: When looking at glossy magazine pictures, it’s easy to forget that you are looking at the result of lots of hard work. I always love seeing what goes into making things actually happen. So when Sarah wrote up a feature on Huntsville Eats for Event Magazine, I asked her to share the behind the(…)

Small Bites #31

Small Bites #31

Your weekly serving of local foodie news! Our Valley Events has put together a list of 100 local dishes to try this year. Many of these are my favorites (the loaded dog at Anaheim chili, shown above is outstanding…), and there are a few I would add (lasagna pizza at Venice Pizza, the biscuits and gravy(…)

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