All The Toys

The Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute isn’t just a great place for Diamond Chef; it’s an opportunity for budding culinarians to utilize cutting-edge equipment and facilities to engage their imaginations. The edifice alongside Interstate 30 just northeast of the Pulaski County line is angular, with a host of windows along its top edge. Without…

Diamond Chef: Meet the Contestants Part 2

The University of Arkansas – Pulaski Tech Foundation is gearing up for its 11th year of fierce food competition. Diamond Chef Arkansas 2018 is set for 6 p.m. on Thursday, April 19 at the UA – Pulaski Tech Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute. Individual tickets cost $150. Sponsorships start at $2,500. For more information…

Diamond Chef: Meet the Contestants

The University of Arkansas – Pulaski Tech Foundation is gearing up for its 11th year of fierce food competition. 2018 Diamond Chef Arkansas is set for 6 p.m. on Thursday, April 19 at the UA – Pulaski Tech Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute. Individual tickets cost $150. Sponsorships start at $2,500. For more information…

Lunching in Little Rock: District Fare

In our Lunching in Little Rock blog series, Michael Kirkpatrick will explore and review the best restaurants in Little Rock and its surrounding area – all in time to get back to the office. This week, Michael ate lunch at District Fare. There are a couple of things about a low-carb diet that make it enjoyable: meats…

Local Food Legends

Celebrate local cuisine at Local Food Legends, a cooking competition hosted by New South Produce Cooperative and Heifer USA. Join Heifer and New South from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. on Sunday at Heifer Village and Urban Farm, located at 1 World Avenue in downtown Little Rock. Snack on samples from Little Rock favorites At…

‘Make Room For Pie’ with Kat Robinson

AY’s resident food expert Kat Robinson knows a thing or two about pie. And that’s why she’s the star of a new AETN show, Make Room For Pie, which premieres Thursday night at 6:30 p.m. We recently sat down with Kat to learn a little bit more about her, the show and sweet Arkansas pie.…

Fassler Hall Now Open in Little Rock

Fassler Hall is bringing a taste of Germany to downtown Little Rock. The brand new restaurant, complete with beer garden, is serving up German beer, sausage, pretzels and a Bavarian atmosphere. Located at 311 East Capitol Avenue, the beer hall opened up right next door to Dust Bowl Lanes & Lounge, Little Rock’s newest bowling…

Franke's Cafeteria was one of the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame finalists.

2018 Arkansas Food Hall of Fame

Read on to discover this year’s Arkansas Food Hall of Fame winners and finalists. Look for our full feature on the winners and finalists in our March issue. Food Themed Events Winner: Gillett Coon Supper Nominees: Bradley County Pink Tomato Festival, Hope Watermelon Festival, International Greek Food Festival, World Championship Duck Gumbo Cook Off The Proprietors…