GEORGIA

WTF

Georgia Man Steals 150 Pounds of Waffle Mix to Keep Up With Black Market Demands

“Buyers...would contact him for the waffle mix and he would provide it when contacted,” the police said. “He is the seller of waffle mix.”
Jelisa Castrodale
9.28.18
WTF

Ever Heard of a 'Snow Taco'? We Hadn't, Either

One North Carolina reporter says that eating a Waffle House waffle stuffed with snow is totally a thing—in Georgia, or something.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.19.18
Recipe

Shakh Plov (Azerbaijani Chicken and Crown Rice Pilaf)

This regal chicken and rice dish is fit for a prince—or your dinner party guests.
Olia Hercules
10.19.17
ATLANTA

Atlanta's Buford Highway Is a Food Paradise

Photographer Liz Barclay lists her five favorite places to dine in this strip-mall wonderland that's a melting pot of culinary cultures.
Liz Barclay
10.16.17
Recipe

Khachapuri Recipe

For this Georgian cheese bread, I favor a soft dough made with yogurt and baking powder, but you could also use store-bought dough.
Florian Pinel
9.19.17
Recipe

Poussin in Garlic and Walnut Sauce

Roast chicken is great. Roasted poussin covered in walnuts and garlic is better.
Tiko Tuskadze
9.8.17
wine

Georgia’s Best Wine Is Buried

The Republic of Georgia, that is, where natural wines ferment in underground vessels and the hospitality borders on pathological.
Rachel Signer
6.1.17
Make this

Skip the Pizza and Make This Cheese-Stuffed Bread Instead

Chow down on this simple recipe for khachapuri, the delicious Georgian cheese bread that might be pizza's realest competitor in the comfort food circuit.
Munchies Staff
4.4.17
GEORGIA

Georgia's Cheese Bread Might Be Better Than Pizza

Khachapuri is a cheese bread that's found all over Georgia—the country, not the US state—in at least a half-dozen varieties, sometimes topped with eggs and butter to turn a simple meal into a total gut bomb.
Florian Pinel
11.3.16
crime

A Man Destroyed a Waffle House Because They Raised Their Biscuit Prices

Waffle House employees said the man was loud, upset, and belligerent after receiving his check and finding out that the price of the sausage biscuit had been raised to $1.50 from $1. On his way out, he smashed through the front door.
Alex Swerdloff
10.30.15
Restaurants

It’s Impossible to Find Good Cooks Nowadays

A lot of people want to be cooks because it's cool. But if you're just in it for the fame, TV segments, and pop-up dinners, I'd say steer clear.
Jordan Kahn
9.13.15
southern food

Southern Food Is Delicious But Will Eventually Kill You

A blissful meal of juicy fried chicken, flaky biscuits, and refreshing sweet tea may have the power to temporarily restore your faith in humanity. But a new study has revealed that eating it regularly can be severely detrimental to your health.
Javier Cabral
8.11.15