3 5 to Try: Booze infused | The Tennessean

It’s all fine and well to let a smile be your umbrella, but frankly sometimes you just need the alcohol. Bartenders — I mean mixologists — are increasingly coming up with ways to add booze to our non-boozy beverages. And chefs have never been shy about tarting up a dish with a little beer, wine or whiskey. Here are five ways to celebrate the boozification of everything. Red more on the Tennessean. 

It’s all fine and well to let a smile be your umbrella, but frankly sometimes you just need the alcohol. Bartenders — I mean mixologists — are increasingly coming up with ways to add booze to our non-boozy beverages. And chefs have never been shy about tarting up a dish with a little beer, wine or whiskey. Here are five ways to celebrate the boozification of everything. Red more on the Tennessean

248 Is Nashville's dining scene saturated? | The Tennesseean

The Nashville area has gained 490 restaurants since 2010. But how much is too much?

When Arnold Myint’s family broke into the Nashville restaurant business in the 1970s, there was no “it city” moniker, no James Beard awards and barely any food scene at all...

“About five years ago we got all this national attention with 'it city' and the TV show. I think everyone thought they could come here, put their name on a restaurant, make some investment and it was going to be a home run. Ten years ago that was the case, maybe even five years ago. Today, that is definitely not the case,” said Sam Reed of Reed Hospitality Group, which owns Sinema and decided in November to close casual seafood restaurant The Hook.

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Ever-Popular Our Kids Soup Sunday Set for February | Nashville Scene

All hail, here is your annual reminder to get your Our Kids Soup Sunday tickets now before they sell out. This year's event is Sunday, Feb. 26, at Club West of Nissan Stadium (overlooking the Cumberland River). This is one of my favorite events of the year; dozens of restaurants bring their best soups (some from the menu, but plenty of special-edition soups) to compete for the honor of best soup as judged by a panel of celebrity and expert judges (including some past winners), as well as for the people's choice award. Read more on the Nashville Scene. 

All hail, here is your annual reminder to get your Our Kids Soup Sunday tickets now before they sell out. This year's event is Sunday, Feb. 26, at Club West of Nissan Stadium (overlooking the Cumberland River). This is one of my favorite events of the year; dozens of restaurants bring their best soups (some from the menu, but plenty of special-edition soups) to compete for the honor of best soup as judged by a panel of celebrity and expert judges (including some past winners), as well as for the people's choice award. Read more on the Nashville Scene. 

Cozy Bars & Restaurants In Nashville | Nashville Guru

When the weather gets cold, it’s time to get warm and cozy. But before you give up and hibernate at home in your PJs, try one of these low-lit, cozy spots in Nashville. These restaurants and bars combine a little classiness with coziness for a perfect cold night out on the town. Read more on Nashville Guru.

When the weather gets cold, it’s time to get warm and cozy. But before you give up and hibernate at home in your PJs, try one of these low-lit, cozy spots in Nashville. These restaurants and bars combine a little classiness with coziness for a perfect cold night out on the town.

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Sinema Offers New Year’s Day Hair of the Dog Hangover Brunch | Nashville Scene

There are so many options for how to spend New Year’s Eve, sometimes the next day — the actual holiday — gets short shrift. Particularly with NYE falling on a Saturday night this year, it could be even crazier than usual. That’s why I appreciate the fact that Sinema has planned a special “Hair of the Dog” Brunch/Football Party for Jan. 1, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Read more on the Nashville Scene.

There are so many options for how to spend New Year’s Eve, sometimes the next day — the actual holiday — gets short shrift. Particularly with NYE falling on a Saturday night this year, it could be even crazier than usual. That’s why I appreciate the fact that Sinema has planned a special “Hair of the Dog” Brunch/Football Party for Jan. 1, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Read more on the Nashville Scene.

“30 Years in the Making” – Laura and Bernard’s Elegant and Stylish Wedding in Nashville Tennessee | Munaluchi Bridal

From childhood crush - to a high school love, through letters sent during Navy service - to over two decades of passing time, beyond the struggles of divorce and the trials of beginning again; Laura and Bernard's love story certainly surpasses the test of time. Read all about their beautiful story, birthday engagement, and elegant & stylish Nashville, Tennessee wedding! Read more on Munaluchi Bridal

From childhood crush - to a high school love, through letters sent during Navy service - to over two decades of passing time, beyond the struggles of divorce and the trials of beginning again; Laura and Bernard's love story certainly surpasses the test of time.

Read all about their beautiful story, birthday engagement, and elegant & stylish Nashville, Tennessee wedding! Read more on Munaluchi Bridal

Sinema | Edible Nashville

 

Sinema Restaurant + Bar takes a contemporary approach to classic Americana cuisine. The historic Melrose Theater, which opened in 1942, has a storied history of delighting movie-goers and creating long lasting memories. Today, housed in the same space, Sinema aims to keep that tradition alive. The guest experience is inspired by the history of the theater: the architectural design, the patrons, and the stars who graced it's big screen. Read more at Edible Nashville.