Irresistible delights showcasing Atlanta's sweet side. Georgia Muscadine, Hummingbird Cake, and Warm Peach Cobbler are only a few of the delectable dishes Atlantans enjoy at the close of an excellent meal. Filled with gorgeous photographs and history about the dishes and the restaurants that made them famous, this stylish gift cookbook presents the finest desserts from such renowned restaurants as The Dining Room, Rathbun's, and Douceur de France in a clear and elegant format that will allow every home cook to entertain like a world-class gastronome.
About the Author
Krista Reese is an Atlanta-based freelance journalist and author as well as a restaurant critic and food writer. Previously a roundtable reviewer and dining editor for Atlanta magazine, Reese was the Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s restaurant scout and dining editor for Georgia Trend. She is the arts and culture columnist for Atlanta Peach magazine, and her work has appeared in Bon Appétit, the Washington Post, Southern Living, People, U.S. News & World Report, and many others.
Janice Shay, owner of the book-packaging company Pinafore Press, is an award-winning book designer who has produced cookbooks and art, garden, gift, and children’s books. For her efforts in design, Shay received the Comstock Award and the Jane Addams Peace Prize for Children’s Literature. She is the vice-president of the Publishers Association of the South and has served as an art director for magazines such as Rodale’s Scuba Diving and Atlanta Magazine. Shay lives in Savannah, Georgia.
Deborah Whitlaw Llewellyn is a professional photographer in Atlanta. In addition to producing advertising and corporate photography, she has seen her work published in more than a dozen books and in more than one hundred articles for numerous regional and shelter magazines, including Atlanta magazine, Coastal Living, Veranda, Traditional Home, and Elle Decor.