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Mandolin Kitchen: A Taste of Turkish Cuisine

9 May 2018

Grilled meats, vegetables and spicy peppers are all on the menu at Mandolin Kitchen. This Turkish restaurant offers familiar Mediterranean flavors like za’atar spiced kebabs and sauces like Tzatziki, Hummus and Babaganoush. The food is authentic and is boldly showcased in an atmosphere of bright natural light and clean, white everything. Eater Atlanta just included Mandolin Kitchen as one of the “Hottest Restaurants in Atlanta Right Now” and we couldn’t agree more with this selection. This gem of Sandy Springs will be serving the best tastes of Mandolin Kitchen at Food That Rocks, Saturday, June 9th. Visit this restaurant before the big event and order some of the most popular dishes below:

1) Grilled chicken kebabs served with baldo rice.

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2) Hummus. Puree of chickpeas, tahini, lemon, garlic and extra virgin olive oil.

3) Babaganoush. Fire-roasted eggplant mixed with tahini, lemon, garlic and extra virgin olive oil.

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4) Doner kebab. Homemade rotisserie grilled beef served with baldo rice.

Watch a more detailed description of popular menu items with General Manager, Kubra and Taste of Atlanta’s Marketing and Media Manager, Skye here.

Love Mandolin? Want to try more Sandy Springs restaurants? Taste more than 20 Sandy Springs restaurants at Food That Rocks 2018! Tickets are NOW on sale- read more about our event and buy tickets here: http://foodthatrocks.org/

Tickets On Sale Summer 2019!

Get hands-on instruction, hone your grilling skills, and pick up new techniques with Atlanta's top Chefs.
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Simon’s Restaurant<\/a> in Midtown has been open less than a year and already has a big-time trophy under their belt. The restaurant won “Best Taste” of Sunday at Taste of Atlanta on October 21st. Simon’s is best known for creative southern dishes and a truly Instagram-able build out. Chef Robert Butts crafts a unique and ever-changing menu with options ranging from indulgent to vegan; savory composed plates to painstakingly homemade\u00a0pastries. His enthusiasm is infectious and every restaurant-goer can appreciate the good vibes that radiate from his kitchen and extend throughout the entire dining space.<\/p>\n

Chef Robert updates his menu seasonally and right now, he’s focused on fall comfort foods. We went behind-the-scenes to capture some of these decadent dishes. Watch a Facebook Live with Taste of Atlanta Marketing & Media Manager, Skye Estroff, and Chef Robert for more details of each menu item. <\/a>One of the newly-added items made it to the menu because of it’s appearance on Simon’s <\/a>Taste of Atlanta menu- the Slow Braised Beef Ribs over Pimento Cheese Mashed Potatoes and Crispy Collard Greens with Jack Daniels Au Jus.<\/p>\n

See below for an up-close look at each spotlit dish and come and try Simon’s<\/a> before 2018 ends! This restaurant is the perfect spot for brunch, drinks, dinner, happy hour, late night or group events any\u00a0day of the week (brunch is weekends only).<\/p>\n

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3) Thanksgiving on a plate- Turkey Leg Stuffed with Cornbread, served over Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Sweet Potato and Collard Greens.<\/strong><\/p>\n

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Stay up to date with all things Taste of Atlanta throughout the year! Follow us on Facebook<\/a>, Instagram<\/a>, Twitter<\/a> and sign up for our e-newsletter here<\/a>.<\/strong><\/p>\n"},"1257":{"pid":1257,"date":"18 October 2018","title":"Taste of Atlanta 2018- Know Before You Go","thumb":"http:\/\/tasteatl.net\/management\/..\/images\/2018\/10\/Consume-Media-B-Roll-Screenshots-TOA-2017-Drone-4.png","excerpt":"Know before you go to Taste of Atlanta 2018!","cat":"Events","markup":"

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Taste of Atlanta<\/span><\/a>, the city\u2019s much anticipated food and drink festival showcasing the local restaurant scene, is taking place this weekend on October 19, 20 and 21. Held at Historic Fourth Ward Park, the 17th annual festival will feature more than 90 of Atlanta\u2019s favorite restaurants, offering their most craveable dishes alongside live, on-stage cooking demos, hands-on group classes from top chefs, a beer garden and more. Here\u2019s what you need to know to make the most of this year\u2019s festival!<\/span><\/p>\n