Dining Showcase: Vin’tij Boutique, a Local Restaurant favorite Vin’tij Wine Boutique has been a local restaurant favorite for 20 years. Chef John Jacob and Todd Reber opened Vin’tij in 1998 after working together at Bud & Alley’s in Seaside. After developing their friendship and having mutual goals and desires to open their own restaurant, […]
Crust Artisan Bakery, a Culinary Delight, Opens New Location at The HUB on 30A Mark Fressell is fond of saying, ”I didn’t quit my job as an engineer to make bad food.” Everything the owner of Crust Artisan bakery in Santa Rosa Beach makes is made from scrap. “No Shortcuts,” he says. Originally from the […]
Local Father and Son Bring Coastal Cuisine to The Village of Baytowne Wharf Bryce Jarvis and Captain Gary Jarvis, the proud owners of Sunset Bay Cafe, located in Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, announced their newest venture: Slick Lips Seafood & Oyster House. Located in the space formerly occupied by Acme Oyster House, Slick Lips […]
By Heather Bennett There are a lot of venues to choose from along 30a if you are looking for live music. We’re an area rich in talent. However, when it comes to Redd’s Fueling Station in Blue Mountain Beach, it’s hard to find words to describe. Better you just experience it for yourself. You won’t […]
Recipe of the Month 30A Olive Oil’s Raspberry Marble Brownies Makes one 9 x 13 inch pan Ingredients: Brownies 4 oz semisweet chocolate 1/2 C 30A Olive Oil Blood Orange Olive Oil 1 egg 1/4 C granulated sugar 2 tsp 30A Olive Oil Raspberry Balsamic Vinegar 1 3/4 C all-purpose flour Topping 1 C raspberry […]
The Honeycomb’s Boutique Culinary Experience Brings Something New to the Table Ali Weil and Erin Bakker, founders of The Hive Creative Consulting, are thrilled to share the addition of a sister company, The Honeycomb: A Boutique Culinary Experience. The Honeycomb specializes in curating beautiful culinary presentations for intimate gatherings along the Emerald Coast. “When we […]
Christmas Recipe from 30A Olive oil: Gingersnap Crinkle Cookies A super-addictive cookie recipe from 30A Olive Oil using their Blood Orange Olive Oil. Perfect for those holiday cookie parties- or just for dunking in tea at home! Makes 24 (3 inch) cookies or 36 (2 inch) cookies Ingredients: 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 […]
Giovanni Filippone (Gio), executive chef at Vue on 30a, one of South Walton’s awarded Gulf front dining restaurants, will compete on Season 17 of HELL’S KITCHEN which premieres Friday, Sept. 29 at 7 p.m. CST on FOX. Chef Gio was among those invited back on the show after nearly 10 years since his last […]
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A look at his early beginnings What’s in a name? The name Roux 30A is a play on words. “Rue” means street in French and “roux” is of course a well known sauce base in French cuisine. Roux 30A is a nod to the 30A locals who make up 75% of Nikhil’s customers. It’s a […]
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With wonderful restaurants and numerous boutiques, including the 30A Store at Gulf Place, there’s something for just about everyone at the colorful Gulf Place development. In addition to great meals and drinks, Gulf Place features live music almost every night of the week. The music can be enjoyed on La Playa‘s open-air patio overlooking the Gulf of Mexico or while unwinding in Perfect Pig‘s quaint bar. And don’t miss the summer concert series on the Gulf Place lawn. The series runs every Sunday evening June through August. Bring your chair and grab some 30A Wine and 30A Beach Blonde Ale from the 30A Store at Gulf Place. The Artists of Gulf Place find plenty of inspiration in this artistic community and the beautiful Gulf of Mexico. Hang out and shop for local art in the unique colorful huts or check out Gulf Place’s First Friday Artwalk. Your furry friend is always welcome at Gulf Place to enjoy the music and events with their people. Gulf Place has specialty shops, groomers and even a Veterinarian. You can get your 30A-branded dog tags and merchandise at Furry Fanatics. Whether you are shopping, eating or just strolling through Gulf Place, don’t miss the three sea turtles sculptures, spread throughout the colorful community. The turtles serve as a figure of the community’s commitment to environmental conservation and dedication to the protection of South Walton natural beauty. Take a 360° video tour of Gulf Place using your computer or smartphone. To interact with this video, either use the controls on your computer or tilt your phone. Enjoy! And, check out this 30A Radio interview with Gulf Place’s manager, Erin Chekaoui: For more info, visit gulfplacefl.com.