South Walton: 30A Wine Festival at Alys Beach March 6-8, 2015

South Walton: 30A Wine Festival at Alys Beach March 6-8, 2015

Feb 26, 2015 | View Article

Wine, bourbon, beer, and food lovers rejoice, as all are coming together to gather in the hottest Panhandle destination, Alys Beach, Florida, for the fourth annual 30A Wine Festival on Friday, March 6-Sunday, March 8, 2015. Located on Scenic Highway 30A, Alys Beach welcomes attendees by showcasing world renowned vintners and local culinary favorites for a […]

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Crust Artisan Bakery-New Look, New Chef, Same Great Flavor

Crust Artisan Bakery-New Look, New Chef, Same Great Flavor

Feb 24, 2015 | View Article

If looking to dine on authentic Italian recipes like Nonna used to make, then Crust Artisan Bakery is awaiting your arrival. “This is a family owned and operated business. My brother Luke and mother Louise are involved as well”, explained owner Mark Fressell, who with his wife Kim founded Crust Artisan Bakery on the south […]

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Cowgirl Kitchen: Lassoing Your Inner Foodie Since 2005

Cowgirl Kitchen: Lassoing Your Inner Foodie Since 2005

Feb 19, 2015 | View Article

If seeking meals with moxie, finding the right tools to entertain with ease, or wanting to throw picnics with panache, then head to Cowgirl Kitchen Café in Seagrove Beach, or Cowgirl Kitchen Restaurant & Bar and CK Feed & Supply in Rosemary Beach, voted 3 years in a row as “Best Overall Experience” at Rosemary […]

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Field to Fork: Twin Oaks FarmStand Opens In  Shops of Grayton

Field to Fork: Twin Oaks FarmStand Opens In Shops of Grayton

Feb 11, 2015 | View Article

“Broth is the new coffee”, says Renee Savary, owner of Twin Oaks Farm in Bonifay, Florida, and the new Twin Oaks FarmStand in the Shops of Grayton Beach. Though Swiss born Renee is a very successful “farmher” with incredible French style and showcases her handcrafted jams, jellies, fresh organic eggs, chickens, turkeys, brines, vinegars and […]

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Chef Phillip McDonald Takes The Lead at Bud & Alley’s Pizza Bar in Seaside

Chef Phillip McDonald Takes The Lead at Bud & Alley’s Pizza Bar in Seaside

Feb 8, 2015 | View Article

Upon entering Bud & Alley’s Pizza Bar, I was glad to see the familiar face of Chef Phillip McDonald, who recently returned to the Emerald Coast after spending the past year in New York City where he was honing his culinary skills with some of the countries top chefs and restaurants, including a six month […]

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Grilled Gulf Shrimp Tapenade Crostini

Grilled Gulf Shrimp Tapenade Crostini

Feb 5, 2015 | View Article

On the Alabama Gulf Coast, Chef Brody Olive is the Executive Chef of The Beach Club and also oversees Coast and Village Hideaway. Chef Olive is a good friend, proponent of sustainable seafood and is a graduate of the prestigious culinary program at Johnson and Wales University in Charleston, South Carolina. The recipe below was […]

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Coast Food + Wine: Two Local Chefs Team Up To Bring Simple, Fresh, Bold Flavors To Grayton Beach

Coast Food + Wine: Two Local Chefs Team Up To Bring Simple, Fresh, Bold Flavors To Grayton Beach

Feb 4, 2015 | View Article

  Nestled on highway 30A in the pristine location of Grayton Beach, Florida, a new restaurant has taken shape with owners that are not so new to the community. Miriam Dillion, a noted realtor in the area with Homes On 30A, and her husband Chef James Dillon, owner of the first restaurant built in Rosemary […]

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Destin Desserts: Girl Scout Council of the Florida Panhandle, Jan.30

Destin Desserts: Girl Scout Council of the Florida Panhandle, Jan.30

Jan 29, 2015 | View Article

  A program designed to tempt your taste buds, Destin Desserts showcases the talents of local chefs featuring Girl Scout cookies as the main ingredient. Now in its fourth year, seven local chefs, representing six area businesses, will create delectable desserts and compete for the title of Destin Desserts Champion. All attending the event have […]

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Chanticleer Eatery: New Look But Same Great Flavors

Chanticleer Eatery: New Look But Same Great Flavors

Jan 24, 2015 | View Article

Chanticleer Eatery established a solid name for themselves with food to crow about in the South Walton community in the summer of 2012. Recently, owners Emily and Sandro Wever have taken over the end of Clayton Lane just south of Shops of Grayton and the business from Emily’s father and step mother expanding their restaurant into the […]

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Your #30A Guide: 13th Annual Seaside School Half Marathon & 5K, and Taste Of The Race Feb.27-March 1

Your #30A Guide: 13th Annual Seaside School Half Marathon & 5K, and Taste Of The Race Feb.27-March 1

Jan 24, 2015 | View Article

The Seaside Neighborhood School is one of the top charter schoos not only in Florida, but in the country. It was conceptualized in 1995 by my neighbors and concerned citizens, and created in 1996 before my permanent move to the area. #SNS student test scores rank high above the district and state standards, but each year the […]

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The 26th Annual Sandestin Gumbo Festival: Great Food & Good Times, Presidents Day Weekend

Jan 23, 2015 | View Article

Tickets and Overnight Rates Starting from $115 Per Night for Family-Friendly Holiday Weekend Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort announces great gumbo paired with first-rate family fun at the Gulf Coast’s favorite winter food event – the 26th Annual Sandestin Gumbo Festival, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 13-14 at the resort. Visitors and gumbo-lovers from across the […]

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30A SONGWRITERS FESTIVAL GUIDE:  Jan.16-18, 2015

30A SONGWRITERS FESTIVAL GUIDE: Jan.16-18, 2015

Jan 15, 2015 | View Article

The 6th Annual 30A Songwriters Festival begins this weekend! You will experience incredible music, food and special events along Scenic Highway 30A! Follow 30A Eats on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @Eater30A to see what’s happening live and tag your food + music shots to #30AEATS! BUY TICKETS  PRINTABLE SCHEDULE LISTEN to 30ARadio The schedule is subject to […]

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