Out & About: Café 1217

Ginger is one of my favorite flavors — ginger snaps, ginger beer … I sometimes use it in my vegetable smoothies. So it goes without saying: Café 1217’s apple-lemon-ginger juice is one of faves. This locally owned restaurant is one of Hot Spring’s most popular eateries, and with good reason. The food is consistently well-prepared,…

Midweek Nosh: A Snack

This week’s food entry is a dessert … the French vanilla cheesecake at Copper Grill.   [dropcap]Copper[/dropcap] Grill (CG) is the youngest of proprietor Mary Beth Ringgold’s trio of restaurants — the others are Capers Restaurant and Cajun’s Wharf. CG is located on the street level of 300 Third and features a cozy atmosphere that’s…