Perfect Cocktails


Food & Drink

The Tastiest Fish You’ve Never Eaten

How to cook sugar toads, the puffer fish appearing on more Southern restaurant menus


G&G Playlist: Southerners Under Cover

Twenty tracks that celebrate the of the art of the cover song

Before and After

A Historic Farm Returns to Its Roots

Period-appropriate renovations bring a nineteenth-century homeplace back to life

Food & Drink

A Southerner’s Guide to Biscuits

Our favorite Southern biscuit recipes

12 Slideshow

Arts & Culture

Rare Treasures: Opening a Southern Socialite’s Jewelry Box

Glimpse one of the greatest jewelry collections ever, now on display in Washington, D.C.


A Victory Garden Revived

How a Maryland couple brought a World War II–era garden back to life—and then some


G&G’s Whole Hog Podcast

Listen to the brand new podcast from the editors and tastemakers of Garden & Gun


Smoke and Whiskey

A second-generation Tennessee bartender takes a mixology lesson from dad—and devises the perfect Father’s Day cocktail


Your Guide to Summer Music Fests

Nine Southern festivals well worth adding to the calendar

Southern Style

Lightweight Belts for Summer

A roundup of our favorite braided, beaded, and needlepoint takes on the classic men’s accessory


Catching Up with Pokey LaFarge

The roots musician heads South in support of his most soulful album yet

14 Slideshow

G&G Party Pics

B4 Weekend at Gasparilla

The 5th annual B4 weekend celebrating the four Bs —beach, beer, bourbon, and barbecue at Gasparilla Inn & Club.


Sweet Tea Secrets

Chefs share their tips of the trade for making the “house wine” of the South

Editor's Letter

Mysteries of the Deep

A shark research outfit sets anchor in the South

12 Slideshow

G&G Party Pics

Art & Style Series at Sid and Ann Mashburn

G&G hosted three events at Sid and Ann Mashburn stores across the country featuring Blade and Bow Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey.

5 Slideshow

City Portrait

More Photos from The Soul of New Orleans

The city has been through hell, but somehow the heart of this town is still beating


Jason Isbell: Music City Maverick

Jason Isbell isn’t your typical country star or your typical anything else, for that matter. But on his own terms, he has quietly been leading a Nashville revolution

10 Slideshow

G&G Party Pics

Meet the Author & Book Signing with John T. Edge

An evening celebrating The Potlikker Papers: A Food History of the Modern South


An Oral History of the Bluebird Cafe

The Nashville venue that launched songwriters such as Garth Brooks and Pam Tillis turns thirty-five

Home & Garden

Perfectly Southern Paint Colors: Summer Whites

Five tastemakers weigh in on their favorite shades of pale

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