Jessica Mischner


Catching Up with Widespread Panic’s John Bell

The jam-band frontman on his new festival, favorite Southern eats, and the art of making a set list

Food & Drink

Chick-Fil-A To Open on Sundays

Jessica Mischner breaks the news Southerners have been waiting for.

Food & Drink

A Smaller-Batch Answer to Steen’s Cane Syrup

Charles Poirier makes cane syrup the old-fashioned way—by hand and very, very slowly


G&G Interview: Mavis Staples

After more than six decades in the spotlight, Mavis Staples is still one of music’s most soul-stirring voices

Food & Drink

Six New Southern Oyster Bars

Six restaurants doing bivalves right

Arts & Culture

Pumpkin Carving Tips from a Decoy Master’s Daughter

Upgrade your jack-o-lantern this Halloween


10 Essential Bottles of Bourbon

Rare and delicious bourbons you should try

Southern Style

The South’s Top Shops

From a new Nashville fly-fishing outfitter to a suit atelier in Arkansas to a wine emporium in New Orleans that (of course) delivers, there’s never been a better time to sample the South

Food & Drink

Homemade Bite-Sized S’Mores

An Asheville chef brings the campfire treat indoors


The Perfect Brunch Cocktail

Meet the Cereal Killer

Arts & Culture

A New Memoir: From Bayou Duck Hunts to Hollywood

Financier Blaine Lourd on his new memoir and the influence of his Louisiana upbringing

Arts & Culture

Pop That Collar—Revisiting ‘The Official Preppy Handbook’

Author Lisa Birnbach shares memories from her time in the South


Bourbon Made from a Civil War Battlefield

Preserving history one bottle at a time

First Listen

Forty Years Later, a Blues Legend Finally Gets His Due

Spooner Oldham’s debut solo album, Pot Luck, will be re-released this year

Arts & Culture

An 84-Year-Old Jewel Thief Strikes Again?

Doris Payne is more than a jewel thief. She’s a magician

Food & Drink

Green Tomato Chowchow

Savannah chef Mashama Bailey’s pickled chowchow celebrates the earthy pucker of fresh green tomatoes


The Bloody Jerk Cocktail

Swapping vodka for rum, New Orleans mixologist Nick Dietrich puts a Caribbean spin on the Bloody Mary


A Legendary Summertime Punch

Dating back to the 1740s, this punch is a timeless summertime party favorite


Rising Stars’ Lesser-Known Hits: A Playlist

Under-the-radar tunes curated by the booking manager of Eddie’s Attic in Decatur, Georgia

Arts & Culture

G&G Editors’ Summer Reading List

Seven summer reads from the G&G staff