Food

“Thug Kitchen” delivers on taste, if not on attitude

“Thug Kitchen” delivers on taste, if not on attitude

“Are you easily offended?” It’s a question I ask all who interview to work at the Metro Spirit, and it’s the first thing I knew I had to make clear when I decided to review my brand-new cookbook “Thug Kitchen.” “Thug Kitchen” was a late Christmas present from Santa and the tagline under the name […]

Star still rising

Star still rising

Kevin Gillespie keeps collecting accolades. The Atlanta chef became a household name in 2009 when he became a finalist on Top Chef’s season 6. He was beloved that season as much for his humble attitude (more apparent considering it was such a sharp contrast with the eventual winner, the douchy egomaniac Michael Voltaggio) and ginger […]

Wild Wing Cafe’s success built on food, music and family

Wild Wing Cafe’s success built on food, music and family

There are three things Tricie Scholer wants her restaurant to be known for, and the first should be obvious from its name. Tricie and her husband Jan have owned Wild Wing Cafe on Washington Road for almost 11 years now. That’s long enough for their son Daniel to become the general manager and another son, […]