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Who we are Melanie Young and David Ransom, “the Insatiably Curious Culinary Couple,” are industry insiders and co- hosts of The Connected Table LIVE

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Virginia Wines on Our Mind!

Virginia Wines on Our Mind!

There’s more to discover in Virginia than stunning mountain scenery, historic landmarks, expansive horse farms and miles of ..
A Must -Visit Museum For Southern Food & Beverage

A Must -Visit Museum For Southern Food & Beverage

For anyone curious about southern food and beverage culture, a visit to the Southern Food and Beverage Museum (a.k.a. SoFAB) is a- ..
Women Command the Kitchen at Commander’s Palace

Women Command the Kitchen at Commander’s Palace

Commander’s Palace has been a breeding ground for many leading New Orleans chefs, including Emeril Lagasse, Tory McPhail and the late ..
A Story of Family & Fortitude: Delia Viader

A Story of Family & Fortitude: Delia Viader

Born and raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Delia Viader has a Ph.D in Philosophy from the Sorbonne, studied business at M.I.T., ..
A Real Deal Big Mack: Vintner & Sommelier André Hueston Mack

A Real Deal Big Mack: Vintner & Sommelier André Hueston Mack

Sommelier, Winemaker, Designer, Entrepreneur: André Hueston Mack has always had a flair for success. Recognized as one of the country ..
“Bald” Peanuts + Oysters in Apalachicola

“Bald” Peanuts + Oysters in Apalachicola

“Ma’am, what’s your preferred rice?” the woman on the other end of the phone call asked? Confused by the question, my food-centric ..

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