Atlanta Magazine Restaurant Guide

If you’ve visited Athens and wondered where the grown-ups who live here eat, here’s your answer. Out of the Acheson-axis of visiting foodies and away from the downtown bar scene, Heirloom is a tranquil spot in the Boulevard neighborhood (which Atlantans will find to be a hybrid of Candler Park, Cabbagetown, and Kirkwood).

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Gallant: Building a better palate on a budget

If I had been branching out, testing my wine palate, only through a wine merchant, the bill would run well more than $100, if not much more.

But the last two months, I’ve attended Heirloom Café and Fresh Market’s second Tuesday tastings, which are an affordable way to get to know wines whose bottle prices would scare off any experimentation.

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