Big Gay Ice Cream Southern Tour 2014 | Atlanta, Georgia USA

Bryan Petroff in blue shades chatting with the folks of ATL.

Bryan Petroff in blue shades chatting with the folks of ATL.

Big Gay Ice Cream, via their Southern Tour 2014, visited Atlanta Oct 20 & 21.

Big Gay Ice Cream, via their Southern Tour 2014, visited Atlanta Oct 20 & 21.

Douglas Quint and Bryan Petroff

Douglas Quint and Bryan Petroff

Douglas Quint making my delicious vanilla cone (this was my second)

Douglas Quint making my delicious vanilla cone (this was my second)

Some dear Big Gay Ice Cream companions

Some dear Big Gay Ice Cream companions

Bryan handing out cones

Bryan handing out cones

Inception Fuji Instax photo

Inception Fuji Instax photo

Duality of Big Gay Ice Cream. Salty Pimp on the left, plain vanilla on right.

Duality of Big Gay Ice Cream. Salty Pimp on the left, plain vanilla on right.

 

Big Gay Ice Cream @ Bantam and Biddy (information gathered 10/2014)
1544 Piedmont Avenue NE
Atlanta, GA 30324

Hours
Mon Oct 20, 2014 (4:00pm – 10:00pm)
Tues Oct 21, 2014 (2:00pm – 8:00pm)

Parking
Ansley Mall parking lot

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References
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Big Gay Ice Cream twitter | website
Bantam and Biddy twitter | website

Makan Fall 2014 Menu | Atlanta, Georgia USA

Makan's New Menu - Fall 2014!

Makan’s New Menu – Fall 2014!

Menu Inside

Menu Inside

Chef George Yu educating staff on new dishes

Chef George Yu educating staff on new dishes

Roasted Quail - kale, ginger, garlic, Shao Xing Wine

Roasted Quail – kale, ginger, garlic, Shao Xing Wine

Lobster Salad - Lobster, wood ear mushroom, celtuse, black sesame seeds, chives

Lobster Salad – Lobster, wood ear mushroom, celtuse, black sesame seeds, chives

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Duck breast – squash, apple, celery, kimchi mostarda, rice cakes

Makan Charcuterie - daily selection of cured, smoked or prepared meats, pickles and vegetables

Makan Charcuterie – daily selection of cured, smoked or prepared meats, pickles and vegetables

Chicken Roulade - thai basil, soy sauce, sesame oil

Chicken Roulade – thai basil, soy sauce, sesame oil

Kalbi Butchered Steak - roasted mushroom, charred onions, sesame seeds, Ssamjang sauce

Kalbi Butchered Steak – roasted mushroom, charred onions, sesame seeds, Ssamjang sauce

Kimchi Stew - Pork, kimchi, ginger, tofu

Kimchi Stew – Pork, kimchi, ginger, tofu

Braised Pork Belly - Mustard greens, veg, cilantro gremolata

Braised Pork Belly – Mustard greens, veg, cilantro gremolata

Braised fish - market fish, turnips, radish, peppers

Braised fish – market fish, turnips, radish, peppers

 

Crew digging in.

Crew digging in.

 

Makan (information gathered 10/2014)
130 Clairemont Ave. Suite 100
Decatur, GA 30030
404.996.6504

Hours
Tues - Thurs: 11:00am – 2:30pm, 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Fri: 11:00am – 2:30pm, 5:00pm 11:00pm
Sat: 11:00am – 2:30pm, 5:00pm - 11:00pm
Sun: 12:00pm – 2:30pm, 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Parking
Marriott Courtyard parking deck; validate parking ticket for free parking.

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References
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Makan website | twitter | Instagram

 

 

Kimball House | Atlanta, Georgia USA

Bulleit water bottles.

Bulleit water bottles.

Chicken Liver Paté - grapefruit marmalade, charred sourdough

Chicken Liver Paté – grapefruit marmalade, charred sourdough

Dozen oysters; variety pack. It was a pair of (6) different types for me and m'lady to try.

Dozen oysters; variety pack. It was a pair of (6) different types for me and m’lady to try.

 

Kimball House (information gathered 10/2014)
303 E Howard Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
404.378.3502

Hours
Mon – Thurs; Sun 5:00pm – 1:00am
Fri – Sat 5:00pm – 2:00am

Parking
Side street parking along East Howard Avenue.

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References
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Kimball House website

 

Extra photos?! As a tribute to the eatery and their One Year Anniversary (Congratulations guys!) below are some complimentary shots to Eater Atlanta’s tribute article (great job Chris!).

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Other References
Eater Atlanta website | twitter | facebook | instagram
Chris Fuhrmeister Twitter

5 & 10 | Athens, Georgia USA

Front porch

Front porch

Bread and butter

Bread and butter

Kale Ceasar Salad

Kale Caesar Salad

Menu intermission

Menu intermission

Ramen!

Ramen!

Tonkotsu Ramen- Pork belly, soft boiled egg, soy pickled mushrooms, roasted sweet peppers, grilled corn, shaved radish, kimchi

Tonkotsu Ramen- Pork belly, soft boiled egg, soy pickled mushrooms, roasted sweet peppers, grilled corn, shaved radish, kimchi

 

5 & 10 (information gathered 10/2014)
1073 S. Milledge Ave
Athens, Georgia 30605
706.546.7300

Hours
Mon – Sun 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Sun 10:30am – 2:30pm

Parking
Parking lot back of eatery.

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References
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5 & 10 website
Hugh Acheson website | twitter | instagram

Atlanta Cheese Festival 2014 | Atlanta, Georgia USA

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Let’s recap. Atlanta Cheese Festival 2014. Sold out. Live music, cooking demos (this year by Keith Schroeder), 50++ cheese vendors from all over, VIP cheese pairings classes, grilled cheese meltdown competition, chatting with the cheese makers, The Giving Kitchen, and more! Cheese euphoria, truly. Special thanks to Tim Gaddis / Many Fold Farms for access!!

 

Atlanta Cheese Festival 2014 (information gathered 10/2014)
1345 Piedmont Ave N
Atlanta, GA 30309
404.577.1234

Hours
One day only. October 3, 2014 between 5:00pm – 10:00pm

Parking
Parking Deck at the Atlanta Botanical Garden OR side street parking in the neighborhood across the street from the main entrance.

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References
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Atlanta Botanical Garden
Atlanta Cheese Festival twitter | Instagram | website
Many Fold Farms twitter | website
The Giving Kitchen twitter | website
Tim Gaddis twitter | instagram
Keith Schroeder twitter | Instagram
High Road Ice Cream twitterwebsite
Highland Bakery twitterwebsite

Cali-n-Tito’s | Athens, Georgia USA

Tito's Fish Burrito - filled with fried tilapia, sweet plantain, lettuce, cheese, red onions, cilantro, chipotle sauce and a splash of tabasco sauce

Los Fish Tacos – fried tilapia tacos served with lettuce, cheese, red onions, cilantro and chipotle sauce

 

Cali-N-Tito’s (information gathered 10/2014)
1427 S Lumpkin St
Athens, GA 30605
706.227.9979

Hours
Mon – Sun 11:00am – 10:00pm

Parking
Parking lot

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