At Society South, we love finding places that not only highlight the best things about being Southern, but also exceed our expectations (albeit already high). With a slogan of transcendo mediocris meaning, “surpass the ordinary,” Three Taverns Brewery is just the kind of kick-back place we admire. Located in Decatur right outside of downtown Atlanta, this brewery prides itself on spinning the Belgian beer tradition with American creativity. A previous Coca-Cola employee and owner… read more
No date night trumps a Valentine’s Day date night. Whether a three course, candlelit dinner with wine and roses, a casual trip to a brewery for a competitive game of darts, or an adventurous skydiving experience, any date is simply more romantic on Valentine’s Day. Many people might attribute this to the weeks of hype that begins the moment the heart-shaped candy hit store shelves, or the basic fact that… read more
Unless you’ve been living under a Wifi-less rock for the past year, you are firmly aware of food hybrids. The Cronut, in all its flakey, sweet glory, was mind-blowing in all sorts of ways. But it’s a new year, and the old breakfast food hybrid has some competition. Welcome the Blueberry Pancake French Toast Bake by Oh Sweet Basil’s Carrian Cheney. We don’t suggest making this your go-to breakfast food for the new… read more
Beautiful transformations happen at Lamon Luther. Salvaged wood becomes exquisite pieces of furniture, and once-broken and hopeless men metamorphose into skilled artisans with dignity and purpose. This is the story of those craftsmen and the reclaiming of their futures.
So you’re in Paris, but you have a huge craving for a tasty patty melt. What to do? (OK, we can only dream, but hang with us!) David Lebovitz encountered this obstacle while living in the City of Lights and found a steamy, swiss cheesy, patty melty solution. We love the way Lebovitz’s Patty Melt recipe adds a little le francais to the traditional Southern patty melt. The grilled onions smothering… read more
What keeps friends and families together? Food, of course. Like good Southerners, we are awfully proud of our cuisine, whether it’s our Momma’s biscuits made from scratch, Lousiana gumbo, or any variety of BBQ. While we hail these foods high at family gatherings and local smokehouses, we still have a high-class palette that certainly appreciates fancy plating coupled with a bottle of wine. If you’re looking for things to do in Dallas, CBD… read more