Bread pudding has always been a favorite of mine. Growing up on a farm in Iowa, bread pudding was quite often a dessert we indulged in. As an adult I have never been able to replicate the bread pudding that I learned to love. On a visit to Gulf Shores (more…)
Childhood dinners and family gatherings are what drives Chef Bart Wilson at Luna’s Eat & Drink in Orange Beach. If you’ve experienced a meal at Luna’s, you can feel the homegrown culinary love in each southern specialty coming from the kitchen.
When you think about Alabama’s beaches, chances are you think about sun, sand and seafood. We know we do! A beach vacation reminds one of our fans, Leona Cleveland, about traditional seafood preparations, including a Low Country Boil. Leona submitted (more…)
If you ask a local their favorite season on the Alabama Gulf Coast, fall will likely win the vote. Mild temperatures, warm water and colorful sunsets are the icing on the cake for fall vacations on Alabama’s white-sand beaches. When you’re planning your (more…)
We love great beach eats, and so do our fans. Heather Jones submitted the following recipe for Fire Sausage and Cheese Wontons in an Eat Your Way around the Beach recipe contest. Chef Pat Waters at the Sunset Cork Room in Gulf Shores prepared the dish (more…)
It’s no secret. Locals always know about the hidden gems and hole-in-the-wall spots that make visiting a destination an authentic experience. When you want to get to the heart of a destination, talking to the locals is the place to begin.
The hidden (more…)