more about: Tennessee

Where to Eat Now: 404 Kitchen in Nashville

It takes a lot to impress the masses in Nashville’s active culinary community. But a repurposed storage container has done just that. The much-anticipated opening of 404 Kitchen in Nashville’s The Gulch neighborhood went off last week without a hitch, and we’re lining up with the rest of you all to get a taste of the celebrated chef’s seasonal menu. Formerly […]

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You’re Invited: Exclusive Biscuits & Jam Concert Series

What’s better than a gorgeous Idea House? How about a concert series in that house’s courtyard, a picnic spread developed by our Test Kitchen, and the backdrop of the Tennessee hills? We have you covered at the The Southern Living Biscuits & Jam Concert Series presented by AT&T.

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House-Infused Spirits Illegal in Tennessee?

UPDATE: As reported by The Tennessean, the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission announced this afternoon that it will not prohibit infused alcohol. In the mood to order a drink made with bacon-infused bourbon or house-made bitters? Soon it might be tough to do in Tennessee. The buzz at restaurants in the Volunteer State is that the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC) […]

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Tornado Relief: Tennessee Reaches Out To Help Oklahoma

Last week, Memphis Grizzlies fan gathered at neighborhood bar Newby’s to watch their team take on the Oklahoma City Thunder in the Western Conference Semifinals. One week later Grizzlies fans gathered at the same River City Bar, but in a totally different spirit — to help those impacted by the devastating Oklahoma tornadoes. On Friday,  dozens of volunteers descended on […]

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Another Reason Nashville is Hot (And Yes, There is Some Taylor Swift)

The hit TV show Nashville has its season finale tonight and Husk Nashville is opening on Thursday, but there’s another reason we’ve got our eye on this city. (Nashville can’t help it–it’s on a roll.) This week Nashville’s Music City Center opened, and we were there for it. The 2.1-million-square-foot building is at the heart of South of Broadway’s (SoBro) revitalization. […]

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Even Frodo Would Envy This Underground Club

Get your tickets now for the greatest show on, err. . . below, Earth.  Tickets are going fast for PBS‘s March 9 taping of Bluegrass Underground in Cumberland Caverns’ 3.5 million-year-old Volcano Room, near McMinnville, TN.

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5 Reasons We Love Nashville (The Show!)

You already know that we love the city of Nashville. (See the list of reasons we gave you in the September issue.) And we predict the rest of the world is going to be fascinated with the Music City after tonight’s premiere of ABC’s new show “Nashville.” We’ve watched it. We like it. Here’s why you should tune in:

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SL Top 10: Craig Morgan’s Favorite Fishing Holes

Country singer and Tennessee native (he’s from Kingston Springs) Craig Morgan has churned out some unforgettable hits including “Almost Home,” “That’s What I Love About Sundays,”and the summer anthem “Redneck Yacht Club.”

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Fall Is Here!

Our photographers are racing around the region trying to capture the first signs of fall in the South. From the Blue Ridge Parkway to the Smokies and beyond, the shades of gold and amber that wash over our landscape this time of year are a sight to see.

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Reese Witherspoon names baby Tennessee. Our bets for where he’ll go.

The halls of Southern Living are all a flutter over the fantastic, oh-so-Southern moniker Reese Witherspoon has bestowed on her newborn son: Tennessee. That’s right, Tennessee James Toth (his father is Hollywood producer and Reese’s husband James Toth) arrived earlier this afternoon and will bear the name of his mother’s home state.

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