Come one…Come all!

Sit back, relax and enjoy watching the South’s top chefs slice and dice right before your eyes at the Publix Culinary Demonstration Stage! Hosted at our signature tasting tents, enjoy the day with some of your favorite culinary personalities and celebrity chefs who will be educating and entertaining guests over festival weekend. 

Attendance for culinary demonstrations is at no additional cost.
All culinary demonstrations will be hosted outside in the Publix tent. Seating is first come first served. 

To purchase your tickets to tasting tents, click here. 
To purchase all of your ingredients, please visit www.publix.com/shop-online


The Ultimate Umami Flavor Bomb with Chef Christan Willis

1:30PM – 2:15PM

Chef Christan Willis

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Check out Atlanta-based personal chef/ TV personality, Chef Christan Willis, as she takes her passion for bold flavors and hearty dishes to create some  unforgettable umami bites that will be sure to tantalize your tastebuds.

Poached & Pickled with Hattie B’s Hot Chicken’s Chef Brian Morris Presented by DoorDash

2:30PM – 3:20PM

Chef Brian Morris

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No conversation about authentic Nashville hot chicken is complete without mentioning Hattie B’s Hot Chicken. Learn how to create Hattie B’s Ultimate Hot Chicken Salad Sliders and the Crispiest Fried Pickles for Easy Entertaining with Chef Brian Morris and our friends at DoorDash! 

Let Me See You Grill with Chef David Rose

3:30PM – 4:15PM

Chef David Rose

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Food Network/TV personality Chef David Rose is taking his grilling talents from the TV screen to the main stage to kick off the culinary demonstrations under the signature Tasting Tents. Follow along as Chef Rose shows you his insider tips to Grilling 101.


From Mexico to Atlanta: Tuna Tostadas with a Twist

1:30PM –2:15PM

Chef Santiago Gomez
Palo Santo

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As a pioneer of modern Mexican cuisine in Miami and beyond, Chef Santiago Gomez will finally be taking his talents to Atlanta Food & Wine Festival!  Join him as he shows you how to takes a soulful approach on modern Mexican creations, while celebrating local-to-Georgia ingredients via his signature Tuna Tostadas.

Endless Pastabilites with Lazy Betty

2:30PM – 3:15PM

Chef Austin Goetzman
Lazy Betty

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For years, Atlanta’s not-so-hidden gem Lazy Betty has served as the go-to spot for simply perfect, rustic Italian fare for locals and visitors alike. Now, the award winning restaurant’s very own Chef Austin Goetzman invites passionate pasta fans to follow him along as he shares tips and tricks for crafting their most popular pastas at home.

Tacos with a Twist with Chefs Nick Wallace and Katie Dixon Presented by Visit Mississippi

3:30PM – 4:30PM

Chef Nick Wallace
Nick Wallace Culinary

Chef Katie Dixon
Birdhouse Café 

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Are you ready to twist? Taco twist that is! Join Visit Mississippi’s Chefs Nick Wallace and Kate Dixon as they merge their signature cooking styles and show you how to make one of their tastiest taco recipes that will be sure you to take your Taco Tuesday game to the next level!

***recipes will be shared week of festival


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other events you may be interested in

Introducing Sliced: AF&WF’s the first-ever party by the slice! Enjoy nearly every creation served by the slice you can think of – from pizza, pie and quiche to brisket, bread and good ole chicken pot pie, there’s something for everyone to enjoy by the slice.
You can’t have a Southern food festival without the star of the show – chicken! Whether served roasted, battered, baked, barbecued, grilled, sautéed, braised or fried, prepare to indulge in a variety of the South’s best birds paired with signature Southern cocktails.
Hosted at some of Atlanta’s most celebrated restaurants, Atlanta Food & Wine Festival’s intimate dinners and brunches bring together some of the South’s most acclaimed chefs together for an unforgettable, intimate dining experience.

Embark on a delicious journey through the South’s finest flavors, up-and-coming destinations at our indulgent, all-inclusive Tasting Tents at Historic Fourth Ward Park.


Recipes will be shared week of festival.

Recipes will be shared week of festival.

Recipes will be shared week of festival.

Recipes will be shared week of festival.

Recipes will be shared week of festival.

Recipes will be shared week of festival.

Recipes will be shared week of festival.