September 17, 2015

Casting The Perfect Spell On George’s & La Cocina 30A

By Susan Benton Hailing from Tennessee as the owners for the past decade of Brookhaven Pub & Grill, the place to be seen in East Memphis, Rick and his daughter Christy Spell are the newest faces behind George’s at Alys Beach and La Cocina Mexican Grill and Bar in Seacrest Beach, with wife and mom...
August 27, 2015

Bridge Span 14: Serving Feel Good Food at Carillon Beach

Heading down Highway 98 towards Panama City Beach, you will want to pull off to the right at the charming town of Carillon Beach, an exclusive new-urbanism community located on the pristine beaches and emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico along the Nor...
August 19, 2015

Chef David Cunningham of V Seagrove

David Cunningham is the Executive Chef of V Seagrove on 30-A. Chef Cunningham specializes in Gulf Coast cuisine, and creates the restaurant menu  based on seasonal ingredients, always fulfilling the need of the diner. Seafood dishes are most requested, like the Poached Grouper with Jumbo Lump Blue Crab in a Morel Cream topped with Phyllo...
July 29, 2015

Faces Of South Walton: Tim Creehan of Cuvee 30A & Cuvee Destin

Contributor: Caroline Coker Q&A with local celebrity chef Tim Creehan, owner of Cuvee Destin, and the newest hotspot, Cuvee 30A at 30Avenue. Susan Benton has participated with Tim Creehan in a number of charitable events, and she has written about him and his restaurants on the local and national level. For more information, visit