Enjoy a simple set-up and memorable get together with this fondue party plan. You CAN do this! (May we suggest it for the Oscars, perhaps?!)
Birmingham Food & Dining
If you like to eat great food, you've come to the right spot! We've got recipes for busy weeknights and for fabulous dinner parties as well as suggestions for Birmingham's best dining spots. If you are looking to embrace Birmingham food out on the town or in your own kitchen, we're here to help!
Newly opened in downtown’s historic Thomas Jefferson Tower, Roots & Revelry pays tribute to the space’s past while offering impressive modern cuisine.
Host a stunning soiree for all your best girlfriends, taking inspiration from this jaw-dropping spread with pretty pinks and delectable sweets!
Find love in the Magic City! From painting and plays to dive bars and dancing, we’ve got some fab ideas for creative dates in Birmingham!
Today, health blogger McKel Hill shares three amazing recipes that feel indulgent but are actually good for you. Image: McKel Hill
Freshly made tacos, sumptuous jalapeño queso and refreshing margaritas — ¡Olé! Get a tasty Tex-Mex bite at wallet-friendly prices at this new taco joint!
As you plan your feasts this season, don’t forget the vino! Today, we feature 5 wines perfect for the holiday celebrations.
The Magic City is full of great dive bars. We’ve assembled a list of six that we think are perfect for a new take on the girls’ night out or a laid-back date night.
It’s the hap-happiest season of all! And, unfortunately, it can also be the most uncomfortable. Here’s how to handle those inevitable awkward holiday situations! Image: A Christmas Story
These peppermint snowballs make a dessert perfect for guests, but easy enough for your weeknight family dinner, when you want to throw a little something special into the mix!
RSVP. Bring a gift. Make a cocktail. Ask how you can help. There are ways to be a better guest, and here are just a few!
Cake expert and food author Anne Byrn gives us a history lesson in cake. Learn the origins of these three uniquely Southern cakes — and then make them this holiday season!
‘Tis the season for needing lots of recipes! We’ve got you covered with our favorites for sharing with friends as we embrace the thankful spirit of the holidays.
Playlists and holiday gatherings go together just like turkey and Thanksgiving, wreaths and Christmas … you get it. You need several at your fingertips, and here are the ones that we’ll have on hand!
With the holidays rapidly approaching, it’s time to start the prep work. Leave the basting of the turkey to someone else, and master the art of setting the table with style. Today, we share a few tips to inspire those hosting holiday parties with a table setting of our own!
Give the gift of local flavor this holiday season! These 12 Alabama food makers are showing the country that the Heart of Dixie has complex, exquisite taste!
John’s City Diner is a modernized classic diner, serving up creative comfort food — a refreshing reinvention of a beloved and iconic Birmingham restaurant.
Want to spend quality time with your loved ones rather than slaving over the hot stove on Thanksgiving? Shop local for some amazing Thanksgiving takeout options, and enjoy turkey day to the fullest!
Whether in cocktails and salads or on pizzas and pastries, pears add a subtle sweetness that captures the flavor of fall. Check out these four fabulous pear recipes!
We go behind the scenes at Revelator Coffee Company, from the roasting facility to the cupping process to the barista’s counter to your cup! Image: CW Newell
Savor Birmingham’s sweetest thrills! These 13 bakery bites and sweet treats will delight your tastebuds and your wallet.
Make sure you’re up to speed on our city’s evolving food scene. From a meatball market to a speakeasy, these 16 new Birmingham restaurants are stellar!
From the dynamic duo at Feast & Forest comes a fall feast worthy of a gathering with friends. Make the whole meal or simply one dish and get ready for a food buzz!
Bookmark this article — The Dean of the Charleston Academy of Domestic Pursuits’ top nine dinner party tips will breathe new life into your next gathering!