TALENT

Eden-Marie Abramowicz

Atlanta, GA
Revelator Coffee

Jamie Adams

Atlanta, GA
Il Giallo

JOHN ADAMSON

Atlanta, GA
American Cut

AUSTIN AGENT

Kjell Anderson

Richmond, VA
Metzger Bar & Butchery

Rusty Anderson

Oxford, MS

Ryan Andre'

Baton Rouge, LA
Soji Modern Asian

Jeremiah Bacon

Charleston, SC
The Indigo Road:
The Macintosh
Oak Steakhouse

GREGORY BAKER

Tampa, FL
The Refinery

Tiffanie Barriere

Atlanta, GA
The Drinking Coach

Colin Bedford

Pittsboro, NC
The Fearrington House

Ben Bell

Little Rock, AR
SakeBrewer

NATHAN BERIAU

Bluffton, SC
Montage Palmetto Bluff

Michael Bertozzi

NEAL BODENHEIMER

New Orleans, LA
CureCo

Jonathan Boney

Jennifer Hill Booker

Lilburn, GA
Your Resident Gourmet

Rusty Bowers

Atlanta, GA
Pine Street Market

BARTHOLOMEW BROADBENT

Richmond, VA
Broadbent Selections

Steven Brooks

Atlanta, GA
5Church Atlanta

Chris Bryant-Mansell

London, England
Haymin’s Gin

Eric Burleson

Asheville, NC
Over Easy Cafe

Stephanie Burt

Charleston, SC
The Southern Fork

Brian Canipelli

Asheville, NC
cucina24

Navarro Carr

Atlanta, GA
The Sound Table

Chris Carter

Nashville, TN
Porter Road

Arnaldo Castillo

Atlanta, GA
Minero Atlanta

Matthew Chambers

Maneet Chauhan

Nashville, TN
Morph Hospitality Group

Chris Chamberlain

Nashville, TN
The Southern Foodie

Seven Chan

Atlanta, GA
Poki Burri

Jackie Chang

Atlanta, GA
District M

Patrice Cleary

Washington, DC
Purple Patch

Craig Collins, MS

Austin, TX
VINTUS

Matthew Cooper

Bentonville, AR
The Preacher’s Son

FREDERICK CORRIHER

Charleston, SC
Frederick Corriher Wine

GARY CRUNKLETON

Lynn Darnell

Little Rock, AR
Rock Town Distillery

JULIE DEFRIEND

Louisville, KY
Vintner Select

Paula DePano

Ben Dinsmore

Charleston, SC
The Darling Oyster Bar

Katie Dixon

Hattiesburg, MS
Birdhouse Cafe

SCOTT DREWNO

Washington, DC
Chiko

David Goewey DuBou

Louisville, KY
Indigenous Selections

Kristen Essig

CALEB FISCHER

Auburn, AL
Bow & Arrow BBQ

Megan Fitzroy Phelan

Richmond, VA
Longoven

Patrick Feges

Houston, TX
Feges BBQ

Alex Friedman

Winder, GA
Bistro Off Broad

Tony Galzin

Nashville, TN
Nicky’s Coal Fired

Shaun Garcia

Luke Garner

Birmingham, AL
TrimTab Brewing Co.

Greg Garrison

Charleston, SC
Prohibition

JANE GARVEY, CWE, PHD

Sarah Gavigan

Nashville, TN
Otaku Ramen
Bar Otaku

Jacob Gragg

Atlanta, GA
Banfi Vintners

Jocelyn Gragg

Atlanta, GA
JARDÍ chocolates

Joe Gentempo

Atlanta, GA
Parkwoods

Michael Gulotta

New Orleans, LA
Maypop
MOPHO

Scott Harper, MS

Jesse Hawkins

Louisville, KY
The Mocktail Project

Shannon Healy

Chapel Hill, NC
Crook’s Corner

Derek Herre

Asheville, NC
Rhubarb

Jon Holland

Birmingham, AL
The Fig Tree Cafe

Michael Holler

Charleston, SC
Indaco

Jesse Houston

Jackson, MS
Fine & Dandy

Susie Hoyt

Louisville, KY
The Silver Dollar

Jason Jimenez

Atlanta, GA
Kitchen Six

Jeremy Johnson

Louisville, KY
Meta

Maximilian Kast, MS

Richmond, VA
Broadbent Selections

Kat Kinsman

Kevin Korman

Nick Leahy

Atlanta, GA
AIX
Tin Tin

Jiyeon Lee

Atlanta, GA
Heirloom Market BBQ

Josh Lee

Atlanta, GA
Chicken+Beer

Matt Lee

Charleston, SC
The Lee Bros.

Ted Lee

Brooklyn, NY
The Lee Bros.

Jason Liang

Chris Lilly

Michael Lishchynsky

Nashville, TN
Bourbon Steak Nashville

Peggy Loftus

Charleston, SC
The Local Palate

Miles Macquarrie

Decatur, GA
Kimball House

Andrew Manning

Richmond, VA
Longoven

Andrew McCabe

Louisville, KY
bar Vetti

Ivy McLellan

Oxford, MS
Snackbar

Sarah McClure

Cedric McCroery

Atlanta, GA
One Flew South

Jonathan McDowell

Atlanta, GA
9 Mile Station

Micheal McNeill, MS

JaQuintin Means

Bentonville, AR
Bike Rack Brewing Co.

Nando Meijer

Aruba
Hadicurari

John Meisler

Catherine Miles

Richmond, VA
Broadbent Selections

Newman Miller

Loretto, KY
Star Hill Provisions

Andy Myers

Louisville, KY
gralehouse
Holy Grale

Robbie Nicolaisen

Auburn, AL

Alfredo Nogueira

New Orleans, LA
Cane & Table
Cure

Kevin Ouzts

Atlanta, GA
The Spotted Trotter

Brian Owen

Atlanta, GA
Donetto

Matthew Palmerlee

Atlanta, GA
Root Baking Co.

James Peisker

Nashville, TN
Porter Road

Bob Peters

Charlotte, NC
The Queen & Glass

Jael Rattigan

Asheville, NC
French Broad Chocolates

Trace Redmond

Asheville, NC
Highland Brewing Company

Matthew Register

Todd Richards

Atlanta, GA
Jackmont Hospitality

Rachael Roberts

Birmingham, AL
The Atomic Lounge

JESSE RODRIGUEZ

New York, NY
Wine Ring

Anna Russell

Bentonville, AR
The Buttered Biscuit

Steven Satterfield

Atlanta, GA
Miller Union

Emma Schacke

Sean Schacke

Matt Scott

Decatur, GA
The White Bull

Jonathan Searle

Lexington, KY
Proof on Main

Mara Shalhoup

Atlanta, GA
Atlanta Magazine

Jessica Shillato

Columbia, SC

Jerry Slater

Athens, GA
The Expat

Erin Smith

Houston, TX
Feges BBQ

Peyton Smith

Winston-Salem, NC
Mission Pizza Napoletana

Nik Soukavong

Atlanta, GA
Little Trouble

Michael Stoltzfus

Emily Storrow

Charleston, SC
The Local Palate

Morgan Sullivan

New Orleans, LA
Cure

Jack Sundell

Little Rock, AR
The Root Cafe

Ralph Taylor

Oxford, MS
City Grocery

Isaac Toups

New Orleans, LA
Toups’ Meatery
Toups South

Matt Townley

Bob Townsend

Andrea Lever Upchurch

Feizal Valli

Birmingham, AL
The Atomic Lounge

Deborah VanTrece

Kristian Wade

Jonathan Webb

Jackson, MS
Fine & Dandy