The worlds of meals, craft beer, wine and spirits will come collectively over again for the 2019 Taste Of Atlanta. When it kicks off on October 18 in Historic Fourth Ward Park, this yr’s food and drink extravaganza will serve as the 18th time that Taste Of Atlanta has been held. The pageant changed into created in component to showcase “showcase the local restaurant scene” through “attracting food lovers from the vicinity and beyond.”
“Taste of Atlanta is the city’s must-do meals, wine, beer and cocktail festival that showcases the variety of Atlanta eating places and draws meals fanatics from Atlanta, the Southeast and beyond,” a statement at the Taste Of Atlanta web page reads. “Over three days, extra than 90 community favourites will show off their maximum crave-able dishes, the freshest local cooks will strut their stuff on four stay demo ranges, and VIP consumers will hit boozy nirvana sampling craft beers, wine and innovative cocktails.”
On the agenda for this year’s Taste Of Atlanta are the Opening Night Party, mini tasting occasions and cooking instructions/demos. New this 12 months is a live performance on Saturday night time, and an expansive VIP enjoy they have got dubbed Food Districts. If you don’t have any plans on splurging on a VIP bypass, do not be troubled, there could be over 100 eating places in attendance at Taste Of Atlanta.
A detailed description of the various occasions set to take region at Taste Of Atlanta may be discovered below:
Opening Night Party (October 18)
Kicking off on Friday with the Opening Night Party hosted via Chef Nick Leahy of Aix and Tin Tin, the evening will carry collectively a roster of well-appeared local chefs who consciousness on sourcing components regionally and cooking seasonally. From 7:30-11pm, taking part eating places, which include Kimball House, Tiny Lous, Bellina Alimentari, KR Steakbar, Double Zero and dozens greater, will serve tastings alongside wine, beer and cocktails. Plus, the birthday party will characteristic stay tune from Moontower and a portion of the nighttime’s proceeds will support Georgia Grown’s eating place partnership application.
Main Tasting Events (October 19 & 20)
Bringing collectively cooks from neighbourhoods across Atlanta and representing dozens of cuisines, Taste of Atlanta will function a vacation spot to strive bites from over 100 restaurants multi function place. Plus, this yr’s festival will feature Food Districts, including Tailgating, Buford Highway, The Battery, Sunday Brunch and more.
Cooking Classes & Demos
Sponsored with the aid of PeachDish, The Cook’s Warehouse and Sprouts, Kitchen Workshop gives free, fingers-on cooking lessons for domestic chefs led by way of Atlanta cooks. Festival attendees will learn how to cook dinner a selection of cuisines, from Southern to Italian to vegan. Attendees will even get an interior view into the Atlanta culinary world at Chef’s Table and Home Plate Stages, in which cooks will exhibit the way to prepare mouthwatering dishes and provide tastings in their creations.
Saturday Night Concert (October 19)
For the first time, Taste of Atlanta will continue into the evening on Saturday of competition weekend with a concert from 7-11pm. While the band stays a surprise until later this summer time, attendees can count on sing-alongside, mild rock hits from a fave local band. Guests can be able to deliver their own chairs and blankets to revel in tunes on the garden, and neighborhood food vans can be promoting bites for buy along drinks.
Tickets for Taste Of Atlanta, a good way to begin at $25, are scheduled to go on sale in mid-July.