Juniper Green Scores Tasty Tailgate Touchdowns

Yes, it is football season. And, yes, before a game, you will probably spend time in a parking lot playing corn hole and eating fried food-like items that, by the fourth quarter, you may very well come to regret. But such a fate need not come to pass—you can fare better. Much better. How? Draft Juniper Green to your team, and take your tailgating game to a whole new…

Pumping More Iron into Your Holiday Diet

Admit it. We love not just the friends and the family and the food that make up a Thanksgiving meal, we also love the license of it all, the social permission—the encouragement, even—to not just feast, but to gorge. To sit down hungry—at least as hungry as one can be after two hours of snacking on guacamole, mixed nuts, and cheese and crackers—and…

Local Ways to Give Back, Make the World a Little Better and Still Have Fun

1. Buy clothes and accessories from Project 615. Not only will you look great, but you'll also be helping to advance a number of important causes here in our own area code. In seven years, Project 615 has been able to give back some $300,000 and hire 49 people recovering from homelessness, drug addiction or mental illness. Project615.org 

What’s Cooking in the Kitchen?

There was a time not long ago when Brentwood lacked quality fine dining options. (With the arguable exception of Nobles Corner Restaurant, for us old-timers.) These days, however, fine dining awaits us all around in our ever bigger, ever more bustling Brentwoodopolis. We asked three local chefs at some of our hometown favorites—Del Frisco’s, Amaravati and Ludlow & Prime—to share what’s cooking…

Best Value Reds and Whites

Selecting wine can be intimidating. Fortunately, at Moon Wine & Spirits, the wine stewards are already in the store, ready to help you pick the perfect bottles to pair with food. Along with owners Eddie and Kathy Moon, Lew Price and Bryndon Rushing bring a wealth of experience about wine and spirits. Here are Bryndon’s picks for reds and whites, three…

Arrington Vineyards: A Grape Place to Be 

With its 100-plus acres of gorgeous green hills and stately rows of vines, Arrington Vineyards entices the senses regardless of the season. However, when October brings cool blue days, the leaves turn colors and the grapes bulge ripe for the plucking, suffice it to say that, during fall, Arrington Vineyards is especially sublime. Red Fox Red, Stag’s White, KB915, Russell, Kinzley,…

Location, Location, Kitchen

Everyone knows the three things that matter in buying the right house are location, location, location. But what are the three things that matter once that house becomes your home? The answer is easy: it’s kitchen, kitchen, kitchen!  

Sharper Style ‘Titans’ Up Our Team

 Article William Harwood  It was a spring fashion show for the fall season, but a mere catwalk would not suffice. Instead, a stage was needed, and a titanic one, too. Because upon it—and before a packed crowd standing shoulder-to-shoulder downtown last April—stood a group of larger-than-life hometown heroes: Jurrell Casey and Taylor Lewan, Kevin Byard and Delanie Walker, Brian Orakpo…

Ethan Allen’s Design Center: The Art of Home

 Article William Harwood  A house is a just structure, but a home is a work of art. Ethan Allen’s Design Center can help you realize your masterpiece. Led by Store Manager Tamara Dunner, an internationally recognized designer with a global clientele, the Design Center’s team of six expert designers will assist you in navigating through Ethan Allen’s extensive selection of…

The Bottle Shop Gets Your Cocktail Party Rolling

 Article William Harwood  To say that the Bottle Shop in Cool Springs has everything you need to get your party rolling is an understatement. This highly spirited store offers personalized customer service and expert recommendations in everything from Beaujolais to beer to bourbon. Cases of wine sell by discount daily, 15 taps stand at the ready to fill your growler, and…